With this tour of Pisa you will discover this wonderful city through its most famous sights, such as the Leaning Tower and the Square of Miracles (Piazza dei Miracoli). But also, we will look for all the traces left by one of the greatest men of science ever existed: Galileo Galilei, native of Pisa.
This private tour of Pisa will give you the opportunity to discover this enchanting city together with a professional guide: you will visit the centre of the city and will admire its most famous attractions, including the Leaning Tower of Pisa and the Cathedral.
The tour will start in Piazza dei Miracoli, the centre of the city, where you will find the most famous attractions of Pisa: the Cathedral, the Baptistery and the Leaning Tower. Your guide will tell you the story of this square, and you will have the chance to admire its monuments.
During this tour you will have the chance to enter the Cathedral of Pisa, a masterpiece of Italian Renaissance architecture. The Cathedral houses several works of art, including paintings and sculputres made by some of the most important Italian artists of the Renaissance.
Of course, you will admire the most famous landmark of Pisa, the Leaning Tower. The tower is the bell tower of the nearby Cathedral: but a ground subsidence, which occurred in the early stages of the project, has sealed the fate of the tower for eternity, making it the most famous symbol of Pisa in the world.
By choosing this tour you will also have the chance to learn more about Galileo Galilei. In addition to being his hometown, Pisa was also the city of his university studies in medicine and the place of his first academic job as professor of mathematics.
An example of his creations is the so-called "lamp of Galileo", that you will have the opportunity to see during the visit to the majestic Cathedral (Duomo di Pisa), which together with the Leaning Tower dominates the Square of Miracles (Piazza dei Miracoli). Here, your guide will tell you how legends and historical truth are intertwined in the history of Galileo Galilei.
You might also be interested in visiting classic views of Pisa, take a look at our Tour of Pisa with admission to the Leaning Tower. But if you would like to discover the beauty of Tuscany, book The best places in Tuscany Tour.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
We suggest you to wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Please note that, to enter the Cathedral, an appropriate clothing is required.
Please note that this tour does not include transportation: you will meet your guide directly in Pisa.
Skip-the-line tickets for the Leaning Tower of Pisa are not included in the tour, but we can add that for an additional cost. The admission to the Leaning Tower is forbidden for children under 8 years old.