PISA

Discover Pisa

PISA & LUCCA PRIVATE TOUR

The tour starts with a private transfer by air-conditioned vehicle and an English speaking driver from Florence to PISA. Upon arrival you will catch Pisa’s must-see views during a complete 2 hrs private tour of the city.  Followed by the live commentary of an expert local guide, you will start from Piazza dei Miracoli which hosts the 11th-century Cathedral, the Baptistery, the Leaning Tower and Monumental Cemetery. Then the tour continues to the beautiful Piazza dei Cavalieri, radically transformed by Giorgio Vasari during the 16th century and housing the Palazzo della Carovana dei Cavalieri, whose facade is completely covered in graffiti. The Palazzo also houses the Scuola Normale Superiore. Not far from here, The Lungarni are presented as a succession of beautiful noble buildings, interrupted by five bridges that are connected the city. Free time to stroll around the city on your own, have lunch, or shop before leading to LUCCA with your professional chauffeurs. You will have the opportunity to  personally explore  this marvellous city and sightsee a  plethora of splendid monuments: ascend the Guinigi Tower to catch Lucca spread out below. The tower has a leaning tree growing out of its top! Visit the Piazza del Mercato, the ancient Roman forum, the network of roads that meet here as well as its walls you can walk around. Free time to stroll around the city before going  back to Florence with your vehicle driven by courteous, professional chauffeurs.

PISA HALF DAY(BY COACH)

How could we forget to visit Pisa? One of the most known and appreciated cities in the world. We will start with a walk along the medieval walls up to the ancient entrance gate: Porta Santa Maria. From here an extraordinary view will take our breath away! We will be in front of a unique panorama: Piazza dei Miracoli with its wonderful marble architecture. A guide will accompany us to visit the precious interiors of the Cathedral, an unchallenged masterpiece of romanesque art. Once outside we will admire the Baptistery, the extremely popular Leaning Tower, discovering all the secrets that made it so famous, and the Monumental Graveyard, where it will be possible to admire paintings, sculptures and the sepulchral monuments of several famous Pisan personalities. On request it will be possible to climb the Leaning Tower! Before heading back to Florence you will have free time for an ice-cream and for the inevitable impressive pictures. DAYS Monday - Wednesday - Friday - Sunday (From the 1st of November 2017 to the 31st of March 2018) Everyday MORNING TOUR (with departure at 9.00 am) Monday - Wednesday - Friday - Sunday AFTERNOON TOUR (with departure at 3.00 Pm) (From the 1st of April to the 31st of October 2018) LANGUAGES English Spanish Italian (min 2 pax on Sunday) DEPARTURE 9.00am (From the 1st of November 2017 to the 31st of March 2018) 9.00 am 3.00 pm (From the 1st of April to the 31st of October 2018) MEETING POINT Outside Santa Maria Novella Train Station, in front of Bar Reale - Piazza della Stazione, 50 CHECK IN 15 minutes before DURATION 5h  DISCOUNT 0-3 free 4-12 years 50%off INCLUSIONS GT coach with an advanced sound system, air conditioning and all modern conveniences. Expert multilingual escorts. Guided tour of Pisa. Admission fees to the Cathedral. Admission fees to the Leaning Tower (optional). NOTES Children 0-8 years not allowed in the tower  

TUSCANY IN A DAY - PISA, SIENA AND SAN GIMIGNANO BY BUS

Would you like to see the best and most beautiful areas in Tuscany in one memorable day? Join our tour and spend a magical day, made even more delightful by a traditional Tuscan lunch. The excursion begins in Florence where our bus will be waiting for you. You’ll first visit Siena the city of the “Palio Horse Race”. Here you’ll get an guided walking tour to admire the main attractions of the historical center, highlighting important monuments, buildings but also traditions and anecdotes. You will visit Piazza del Campo (where the Palio di Siena horse race is held), and Piazza del Duomo, where you will see the exterior of the magnificent Cathedral. After you’ll have free time to explore the city on your own. Then the tour continues with the visit of a winery where you’ll have a wine tastings and a typical Tuscan lunch. After, the wonders continue with a visit to San Gimignano, the splendid Medieval town declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site due to its amazing Towers, narrow roads and typical shops. Then, following the panoramic roads the group will reach Pisa and its stunning Piazza dei Miracoli, where you will admire the Baptistery, the Cathedral and, of course, the famous Leaning Tower. Take the iconic photos and after some free time you will be driven back to Florence where the tour will end. DAYS Monday - Wednesday - Friday - Sunday   (From the 15th  of November  to the 14th of March ) Every Day in High Season ( from 15 th March to 14 Th November ) LANGUAGES English Spanish Italian ( on friday - min 4 persons in winter season ) French ( on friday - min 4 persons in winter season ) Portuguese ( on wednesday  - min 4 persons in winter season )    DEPARTURE 7.45 am MEETING POINT Stazione Leopolda: Viale Fratelli Rosselli at the corner with Via Elio Gabbuggiani - in front of Bar Julia la Chorrillana CHECK IN 15 minutes before DURATION 12h and 45 minutes DISCOUNT 0-12 years free At lunch a vegetarian menu is available upon request Entrance to the Siena Cathedral (optional) is not available on Sundays. INCLUSIONS Travel by GT coach or minivan Expert multilingual tour leader Lunch consisting of typical Tuscan dishes Wine tasting Guided tour of Siena Self-guided tour of Piazza dei Miracoli in Pisa Self-guided tour of San Gimignano  

TUSCANY GRAND TOUR: SIENA, SAN GIMIGNANO, PISA BY MINIVAN

Tuscany Top Highlights in one day! Enjoy this small group tour on a comfortable air-conditioned minivan. During the Tuscany Grand Tour you will explore the breathtaking towns of Siena, San Gimignano and Pisa. Visit Siena’s historic centre with our expert guide, then stop in the medieval town of San Gimignano. In the end explore Pisa and its leaning Tower. Siena and San Gimignano are the symbols of Medieval and Gothic architectures; characteristic elements are the historic towers, the pointed arches, and the narrow streets. Moreover this Tuscan area is known  for its superb food specialties – such as Panforte and Pici – which you will surely have the chance to taste. Stand then under the notorious Leaning Tower of Pisa and stroll over Piazza dei Miracoli, home of many historic sites. You will have free time to stroll around the city before leaving for Firenze . DAYS Tuesday - Thursday   (From the 1st of April to the 31st of October ) LANGUAGES English Italian DEPARTURE 8.30am MEETING POINT Piazza Cavalleggeri 1 at the National Library in Florence CHECK IN 15 minutes before DURATION 10h DISCOUNT Children under 5 years free of charge From 6 to 12 years 50% off INCLUSIONS Air-conditioned car or 7-8 seater minivan Expert English-speaking driver 30 minutes guided tour in Pisa + 1 hour guided tour in Siena including tickets for the Cathedral Light lunch in San Gimignano; Free time in San Gimignano and Pisa