Posted on 27/02/2020
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From Florence: Pisa and the Leaning Tower Sightseeing Tour - 2020  

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  • +€26.00

overview

Take a day sightseeing tour to Pisa from Florence and see the iconic, UNESCO-listed, Leaning Tower of Pisa. Follow your guide and discover the city's main attractions including Piazza Dei Miracoli and the Cathedral, a masterpiece of Romanesque art. Before your day tour comes to an end take time to explore Pisa independently and even try some delicious ice cream.

DURATION: 6 hours (approx.)
STARTING TIME: 8.15 am
MEETING POINT: Bus Terminal En Piazzale Montelungo, next to Santa Maria Novella Train Station. Look staff wearing a FUCHSIA CIAOFLORENCE jacket
LANGUAGES: English, Spanish
OPENING SEASON: All year round, Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays
WHO CAN COME: Anyone can come. Tour is not wheelchair accessible

Highlights

◾ Journey through the Tuscany countryside and marvel at the incredible iconic landscapes
◾ Visit the impressive Piazza Dei Miracoli and the Cathedral, a masterpiece of Romanesque art
◾ Admire the UNESCO-listed Leaning Tower of Pisa and get the chance to snap some incredible photos
◾ Enjoy some free time at city center and try to famous Italian gelato

What is included

✔ Journey by fully-fitted GT Coach
✔ Expert multilingual guide
✔ Pisa tour with a professional guide
✔ Leaning Tower entrance tickets (if option selected)
✖ Hotel pickup and drop-off
✖ Food and drinks

Description

Start your day sightseeing tour of Pisa and the famous leaning Tower from central Florence and travel west on just over an hour’s journey through the Tuscan countryside. Upon arriving in Pisa, follow your guide on a walk alongside the Medieval walls up to the old entrance gate, Porta Santa Maria.

From this vantage point enjoy a panoramic view of the city including Piazza Dei Miracoli with its marble architecture and neat grass lawns. Next follow your guide on your visit to the precious interiors of the Cathedral, an unchallenged masterpiece of Romanesque art.

You also see the Pisa Baptistry and Duomo di Pisa, hearing the stories behind each architectural gem as you walk towards the world-famous, UNESCO-listed Leaning Tower of Pisa. Learn about the tower’s unique history from your guide while snapping some amazing photos. If you have selected the optional skip-the-line entrance ticket get the opportunity to climb up the Tower to admire its unique structure and appreciate from close up perspective its tilting properties.

Before your return journey back to Florence where your day tour will come to a conclusion take some free time to enjoy the ambiance of the city, snap some memorable photos and try some delicious Italian ice cream.

Cutoff time before activity

  • 24 hours

Additional Info

Please note that the Cathedral of Pisa has now free entrance and in the most crowded days it could not be possible to visit its interior due to long queues. In such cases, we will offer a tour of Piazza Cavalieri instead.
Kids under the age of are not allowed to climb the Leaning Tower
Please note that the tour is always available in English and Spanish, while the other languages will be confirmed as follows: German on Wednesdays - min 2 pax, French on Mondays - min 2 pax, Portuguese on Fridays - min 2 pax, Italian on Sundays - min 2 pax

Country

  • Italy