Highlights / General details
Lucca and Pisa are two of the most important historical towns in Tuscany and are not-to-be-missed sights for tourists visiting the region. You will immerse yourself in the history and traditions of the two cities that are close in proximity, yet very different in personality. A charming Tuscan landscape will be the frame to your day, spent relaxingly in company of our knowledgeable guides. You will find Pisa along the road that leads to the coast from Florence. Our guide will show you the most important squares and monuments in Pisa: the famous Piazza dei Miracoli with the Leaning Tower, the Cemetery and the Cathedral. The tour continues with a visit to a typical local wine shop, where you will taste the wines of the area. Free time available at lunchtime.
Afterwards the tour continues to Lucca, where you will have free time on arrival. It is a distinctive city of art and Renaissance style surrounded by walls interrupted by beautiful gates and ramparts. First you will take a pleasant walk on your own along a section of the town walls and enjoy a beautiful view over the roofs, alleys, house-towers, churches and marvelous noble palazzos.
Then you will be led to the old town center to see Piazza Anfiteatro, Guinigi tower, St. Martin’s Cathedral and the typical street of antique shops. End the day with a pleasant ride back to Florence.
Pisa excursion with Leaning Tower:
Join the Leaning Tower Tour without queuing at the entrance. A breathtaking view opens in front of you after climbing the 296 steps of the tower, a unique perspective for your photos of the city.
Pick-up on request; Travel by GT coach or minivan with air conditioning; Expert multilingual escort available in English, Spanish, Italian, *German, *French, *Portuguese and *Russian; Guided visit of Pisa; Admission to Pisa Cathedral; Wine Tasting; Self-guided tour of Lucca.
Hotel drop-off; Gratuities.
Hours of operation
Available Wednesday, Friday and Sunday at 8:15am.
Approximately 11.5 hours.
Meeting Point: Inside Santa Maria Novella train station, in front of the pharmacy.
Guests are requested to be at the meeting point 15 minutes before departure time.
Pisa Excursion WITH Leaning Tower is not suitable for children under 8 years old.
Guests must be able to climb and descend stairs.
Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**