Guided tour

Pisa: Guided Walking Tour with Optional Leaning Tower Ticket

Activity provider: CAF Tour & Travel

Pisa: Guided Walking Tour with Optional Leaning Tower Ticket

Activity provider: CAF Tour & Travel

From US$ 19.53 per person

See the exquisite architecture of the Middle Ages in Pisa's central squares, visit the largest baptistery in Italy, Pisa University, and end the tour with a climb up the famous Leaning Tower for a beautiful panoramic view of the city (if option selected).

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Duration 1 - 1.5 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit Pisa's imposing Cathedral and the largest Baptistery in Italy
  • Discover all the Secrets of the famous Leaning Tower
  • Experience a guided tour of Piazza dei Miracoli and its famous monuments
  • Climb the Leaning Tower & enjoy the view from the Top (if option selected)
Full description
This walking tour will take you to the Piazza dei Miracoli with your informative guide, where you discover its monuments known as “miracles” because of their incredible beauty and uniqueness. Be dazzled by this marvelous square dominated by the Cathedral, typical of the distinctive Pisa Romanesque architecture (you will visit the interior*). Admire the round-shaped Baptistery surrounded by its suggestive columned arcades and its “Camposanto”, originally a cemetery, an extraordinary quadrangular cloister. The commentary of your guide will be particularly focused on the Leaning Tower, one of the wonders of the world. Be enthralled by the history and the leaning structure of the Tower which stirs the imagination of all visitors.  After the guided tour, enjoy the interior visit of the magnificent Leaning Tower (if option selected), climbing to its top by mounting its 294 steps. This is guaranteed to be an amazing experience. Marvel at the unique phenomenon caused by the weak and unstable subsoil. *In case of long queues, if you cannot visit the interior of the Cathedral, you will be offered a guided visit of Piazza dei Cavalieri.
Includes
  • Cathedral entrance fee
  • Professional local guide
  • Assistance at the meeting point
  • Earphones at the beginning of the tour
  • Leaning Tower ticket and booking (if option selected)
  • Hotel Pick-Up/Drop-Off
  • Transportation
  • Optional Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with heart problems

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Participants

Date

Meeting point

Meeting point may vary depending on the option booked.

Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Sandals or flip flops
  • Shorts
  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • Access to places of worship is allowed only if equipped with suitable clothing: it is forbidden entry with shorts, bare shoulders, sandals, hats and sunglasses.
  • We suggest to wear comfortable shoes
  • Please note that the order of the visits may change
  • Leaning Tower Rules and Regulations (if option selected):
  • - The visit lasts about 30 minutes — no extension is allowed.
  • - Children under the age of 8 are not permitted.
  • - Children between 8-12 years old must be accompanied by a responsible adult and held by the hand at all times.
  • - Teenagers between 12 and 18 years of age are allowed on the Tower only if accompanied by a responsible adult.
  • - Visiting the Tower requires a considerable amount of physical effort. Please consider that the spiral staircase has about as many as 300 steps. It is strongly recommended that people with heart disorders or individuals suffering from impaired health conditions do not visit the Tower.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4 /5

based on 156 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.3/5
  • Value for money
    3.7/5
  • Service
    4/5
  • Organization
    3.8/5

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After an initial difficulty in identifying the meeting point (well resolved by the guide's initiative) we started a very interesting tour of the Piazza dei Miracoli! The guide, Riccardo, was able to satisfy my curiosity and the 3 9-year-old children I was with. A truly special guide that both of them and I will surely remember!

October 21, 2019

The guide we had was excellent and was very well versed about the area .... although for some reason I thought we were going to have a tour of the city not just the area of the leaning tower .... We thoroughly enjoyed this and were so glad we had taken a guided tour rather than walk about on our own The tower was well worth visiting a tough climb and not for the faint hearted!

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May 10, 2019

Beautiful tour with the very nice and competent guide Sara.

My boyfriend and I were lucky enough to have a guided tour of Piazza dei Miracoli with the guide Sara. Not only did she prove to be competent and passionate but also very nice and eusive, she was able to convey a great love for the city and the area, it was a huge pleasure to meet her again on the evening of the feast of San Ranieri

June 19, 2018

Product ID: 23281