Pisa

Go ahead and take that photo of yourself with a tilted hand “holding up” the Tower of Pisa. We won’t tell; your rep as a sophisticated traveler will remain unblemished. Now that you’ve gotten that out of the way, climb the tower’s 300 steps for a tilted view, or visit the National Museum of San Matteo and the Camposanto cemetery.

Le Navi Antiche di Pisa

The museum displays an incredible group of ancient roman ships, one of the most important discoveries of the last 20 years. In fact, the wrecks of some 30 ships were found during the excavation. Not only wooden structures were found intact, but most of the ships had their load still on board. The wooden ships are incredibly well-preserved due to the layers of sand and clay that sheltered them...

Camminamento in Quota Sulle Mura di Pisa

The walkway of Pisa’s Walls, with its 11 meters high, gives to the public the possibility to observe the city from an original perspective. A pleasant walk to admire from above the typical pisan overview, from Piazza dei Miracoli to Piazzetta Del Rosso. An itinerary that surprises the visitor for the beauty of the places, among recovered garden, archaeological and artistic treasures. The...

Baptistery of St. John

The Baptistery of San Giovanni was founded on 15 August 1152. It is here that the Sacrament of Baptism is administered and the Christian embarks upon the path of Faith. The reason that such a fascinating and enigmatic building was constructed was certainly the wish to endow the cathedral with a worthy adjunct: a Baptistery that, in terms of position, size, materials and style, would be in harmony...

Duomo di Pisa

Founded in 1064 and consecrated with great pomp on September 26th 1118, the Cathedral was built in two stages, one by architect Buscheto, who created the original layout with the basilican body with four aisles and one nave, a transept with one nave and two aisles, and the dome on the cross vault, and one by Rainaldo, who extended the building and the façade. The building was not finally...