The Marble Quarries

The Marble Quarries

To Michelangelo’s marble quarries

The tour begins with a walk along an ancient path up to the marble extraction quarry called "Borra Larga", which is still in operation today.

Discover the marble processing techniques within this majestic and impressive natural theater inside the mountain.

Savour the thousand-year history of the miners of the Apuan Alps: this is where the “white gold” was extracted and used by the same Michelangelo.


Duration: half day tour


The tour includes transportation, an expert guide, an aperitif.

Available from April to October