Guided tours of Pisa
Strolling through the historic centre of
Pisa is the best way to get a deeper knowledge of this
ancient city. Walking along its narrow streets
and through its many squares, several hidden treasures are
revealed to the visitor.
This itinerary starts from the
Cathedral Square and proceedes along Via Santa Maria to the
Church of San Sisto, the Square of the Knights of Saint
Stephen, the Scuola Normale Superiore (a highly prestigious
University founded by Napoleon Bonaparte), Piazza Carrara and
the Royal Palace.
Noble palaces, Medieval churches and towerhouses on the Lungarni
(riverside roads) stand as a testimony of the Pisan glorious past.
After a short stop at the ancient seat of the University, the
itinerary goes on through the medieval district and the antique fish and
vegetables market, Borgo Stretto with Vincenzo Galilei’s house (Galilei’s
father), Via Santa Apollonia, the ruins of Roman Baths and back to the
Our guided walking tours
Capri and Ischia