Take an afternoon to explore the historic university city of Pisa, home of the Leaning Tower! Depart from Florence on this guided tour and travel through the picturesque Tuscan countryside to Pisa. Visit Piazza dei Miracoli, admire the Leaning Tower, Visit the Cathedral, the Baptistery and other important monuments.
Go on a splendid excursion through the fertile and picturesque Tuscan countryside to the historic university city of Pisa, famous for its architectural beauty. Upon arrival in Pisa, your informative guide will take you on a thorough outdoor guided walking tour of Piazza dei Miracoli and its monuments (exterior only). You will be dazzled by this marvelous square which is dominated by the Cathedral, a model of the distinctive Pisan Romanesque architecture, the celebrated Leaning Tower, and the round-shaped Baptistery surrounded by its suggestive columned arcades.
The commentary of our guide will be particularly focused on the Leaning Tower, one of the wonders of the world. Be enthralled by the history and the leaning structure of the Tower which stirs the imagination of all visitors. Then, our guide will lead you through the historical quarter where you can admire the Church of San Sisto, one of the oldest churches in Pisa.
After a pleasant guided walk you will reach Piazza dei Cavalieri, which was the political center in the Middle Ages. Our guide will introduce this amazing square where you can admire the historic Scuola Normale (Normal School), one of the most famous universities in the world, the house of Count Ugolino della Gherardesca, also called "Conte Ugolino Tower," as told by Dante in the Divine Comedy.
Guided tour of Piazza dei Miracoli and monuments (exterior)
Visit to the Cathedral*
Piazza dei Cavalieri
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Check-in at Central Pisa
Your Pisa walking tour begins!
Piazza dei Miracoli
Your informative guide will take you on a walking tour of Piazza dei Miracoli and it's monuments (exterior). Get dazzled by the the Cathedral of Pisa, a model example of the Romanesque architecture, the famous Leaning Tower and the round shaped Baptistery, surrounded by its columned arcades.
Leaning Tower of Pisa
The commentary of your guide will be particularly focused on the Leaning Tower - one of the wonders of the world. Listen to the fascinating stories about the tower, and its leaning structure. You will have some time to take some pictures too!
Visit the historical quarter
Next you will visit the historical quarter and admire the Church of Sanso Sisto, one of the oldest churches in Pisa, and Piazza dei Cavalieri, which was the political centre in the middle age and where the Scuola Normale is located, one of the most famous universities in the world.
Tour ends at Central Pisa
Price & Options
This tour is mainly focused on the Leaning Tower of Pisa. However, this tour will not be entering the tower itself.
The activity schedule is subject to change at the discretion of the tour guide.
Frequently Asked Questions
Any cancellations made within 3 business days of your activity (after 00:00:00 local time) will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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