Pisa, home of the famous leaning tower and Lucca well known for its intact Renaissance-era city walls and monuments, are the pearls of Tuscany, 2 places not to be missed.
You will leave in the morning with your local English speaking tour guide from Florence Santa Maria Novella train station. During the trip to Pisa we will provide useful information and maps about the town and its monuments.
Once in Pisa you will have 2h free time to explore the famous piazza dei Miracles ( Square of Miracles), clim the bell tower of the Cathedral, known as "the leaning Tower of Pisa", visit the Duomo (the Cathedral), the Baptistry and the Campo Santo (the monumental cemetery) all this at your own time.
We will head to Lucca in the afternoon the birthplace of composers Giacomo Puccini (La Bohème and Madama Butterfly), where the walls around the old town are still intact and are the perfect place to admire the city all around. In Lucca you will have free time to check out the many churches that make this town special, the famous square piazza Anfiteatro, Guinigi Tower, St. Martin’s Cathedral and the narrow streets with shops selling the local products and antiques.
|WHEN||Monday, Wednesday and Saturday|
|MEETING POINT||in front of the pharmacy located inside santa maria novella train station opposite platform 16|
|EURORAIL PASS||€ 30 Remember to bring your Eurorail pass in the morning|
|LEANING TOWER||Add € 20 to climb the leaning tower of Pisa|
|INCLUDED IN THE PRICE||Return train tickets to Pisa& Lucca, Local English Speaking guide, Return Bus tickets to the Square of Miracles, Maps and useful info during the entire trip.|