SHORE EXCURSION: Pisa and Lucca tour
HIGHLIGHTS AND WHAT’S INCLUDED:
- Places of interest:
- Pisa with Piazza dei Miracoli, Tower of Pisa, the Cathedral Santa Maria Assunta,
- Lucca with Piazza dell’Anfiteatro, Walls of Lucca, Saint Martin’s cathedral
- Duration: Full Day
- Private vehicle and driver with pick up and return in front of your cruise ship
- Private local guide
- Entrance tickets with reservation skip the line
- Exclusivity: All our tours are PRIVATE, not sharing with other guests
- Accessible: Visit Accessible website
Lunch is NOT included.
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PISA: THE ITALIAN CITY OF THE LEANING TOWER AND PIAZZA DEI MIRACOLI, DECLARED WORLD HERITAGE SITE BY UNESCO
LUCCA: A LITTLE JEWEL OF TUSCANY, CHARMING WALLS AND MEDIEVAL PIAZZAS IN THE CENTER OF ITALY
Tours of Pisa, the Italian city known for the leaning Tower, but this is not the only famous monument and site to see in this Tuscany city. Pisa, located in central Italy, only 30 minutes from Florence and 20 minutes from Livorno, is the biggest touristic port of Tuscany where all the cruise lines have a stop.
From Livorno romeanditaly group organize for all cruise line passengers day tour of Pisa.
Pisa has more than 20 historic accessible churches, medieval palaces and bridges across the Arno river. The spectacular Piazza dei Miracoli, declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO, is undoubtedly a must for anyone visiting Tuscany. The museum route through the Baptistery, the Cathedral, the famous Leaning Tower, that you can climb up and from the top, you will admire from a unique point of view the spectacular city, and the monumental Camposanto.
Piazza dei Miracoli can be reached easily; the large parking near the square will make the visit easier, which can start along the perimeter of the Baptistery and the Cathedral. The entrance in Camposanto is welcomed by the beauty of the monumental tombs, by the wealth of frescoes and works from the Etruscan and medieval periods, which is a sort of art gallery.
In Piazza dei Miracoli you will be able to see the Cathedral Santa Maria Assunta, is the perfect blend of classical tradition and Norman, Byzantine, early Christian and Arabic art. As well as Pisa’s Baptistery, the biggest one in Italy. And then the Monumental Cemetery, once, burial site of the most important Pisan people and where Etruscan, Roman, Medieval and last century’s artworks were preserved.
Tours of Lucca: Lucca is completely flat, the tours of this charming, small Italian city, located in the north of Tuscany is suitable for people of all ages.
The tours of the city provided from romeandItaly group include: “Piazza dell’Anfiteatro” derived from an imposing roman amphitheater, “Saint Martin’s cathedral”, the cathedral is characterized by an asymmetrical façade (atypical for the time),“The Romanesque cathedral”, which houses the famous Volto Santo: a wooden crucifix supposedly made the very night in which Jesus died.
Not to be missed: the amazing and characteristic Walls of Lucca where also the inhabitants of Lucca love having a walk in the beneath urban park from where you can have a different point of view of the surrounding city walls, from the middle of the green part of the city. Inside its walls, Lucca is one big pedestrial and bike zone where you can leaving a way from today traffic and chaos, feeling a real vintage atmosphere.
Seeing is believing!