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Semi-Private Tour: Day Trip to Florence and Pisa from Rome with Lunch
"Depart from Rome and drive through the beautiful Tuscan countryside. Once you arrive in Florence the city tour will start at Piazzale Michelangelo where you can enjoy the amazing view of the entire center of Florence. Then you will reach Ponte Vecchio for some of the best views of Florence. You will walk through the lovely streets of the city and yo with its beautiful Brunelleschi's Dome. Before reaching Piazza della Signoria you can also admire the Baptistry and Giotto's Bell Tower. After lunch (included) you can relax and have a walk in the nice San Lorenzo outdoor market where you can find a very high quality leather jackets and other clothes at very convenience price (Florence is very famous for its leather products)You will leave Florence arou where the guide will show you the famous Leaning Tower Piazza dei Miracoli
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Artglass Tour of the Leaning Tower Square
"By wearing this glasses and following your map you will automatically get explanations historical reconstructions of the monuments and many other curiosities narrated by Pisa's historical figures such as Galileo Galilei.You can find out what the ""nails of the devil"" and ""the golden section of the Baptistery"" mean why the Bell Tower is leaning and much more.The ARtGlass devices give you an unique individual experience while explaining to you the city's history and one of the most beautiful squares in the world!The multimedia glasses are suitable for all ag""You can visit Piazza dei Miracoli in a unique way thanks to the ArtGlass: through wearable video glasses you’ll be offered a mix of videos and storytelling to discover a new dimension of art and history.title=Highlights&1=ArtGlass+self-guided+tour+of+Piazza+dei+Miracoli+in+Pisa&2=Learn+about+the+World+Heritage-listed+Piazza+dei+Miracoli+with+the+ArtGlass+tour&3=Hear+stories+told+in+the+voice+of+famous+Italian+masters+such+as+Galileo+Galilei&4=Take+a+self
From EUR8.00
 
Pisa Guided Walking Tour
"Pisa’s Ancient Maritime Republic has a great deal to offer besides the renowned Tower and is well worth a few days’ stay just enough time to take in all of its gems. The city grew and developed in and around the inlets of the Arno which lend the view of the Lungarni and the majestic grand ducal buildings Romanesque and Gothic style churches and the overlooking Medieval and Renaissance fortifications. The allure of the Lungarni has featured in works by such authors as Byron Shelley Montesquieu Leopardi
From EUR15.00

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Shopping in touristic areas

There are small markets everywhere that charge anywhere from two to four times what you would pay for staples in a supermarket. Prices can vary widely for anything from bottles of water and especially...
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Silly photos

The most popular tourist activity at the tower is to pose for photographs pretending to “hold up” the leaning tower and prevent it from falling (captured in my own pictures as well). The illusion is...
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Not Free Toilet Facilities

if you are familiar with travels around the highways of western Europe and have a pit stop at the many gasoline stations cum convenience stores and restaurants. they all have clean toilet facilities...
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Pisa's Parking tickets

I also received a parking ticket from Pisa, in the mail this past weekend. It was from October 2007...our hotel manager specifically pointed out a spot for us to park, assuring us it was ok...there...
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Area around the Tower

As you approach the area around the leaning tower, there are vendors selling everything but the kitchen sink. Want a tour book or a Leaning Tower to take home? They've got them.Watch out for the...
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African & Asian Vendors

Unfortunately, there are hordes of vendors from Africa and China who will hound you incessantly while you're in Pisa anywhere near the Leaning Tower. They will consistenly approach you hoarding their...
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African surprise

We all heard of roses handed out in Rome to the ladies as a 'gift' but turn to the man for money. So i never let these guys hand or even force the rose on me. In pisa, there are african man selling...
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Leaning Tower of Expensiveness

OK, so maybe my friend and I are cheap students, but we went into the ticket office to purchase tickets to walk up the Leaning Tower of Pisa. You can buy a single ticket for one thing, or buy a ticket...
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15 Euros!!!, they must be drunk

After I spend more then half an our in the long line,the guy asked me 15 Euros to get on the top of the Leaning Tower. I said OK, 5 Euros is resonable price. No, no, no per amor' di Dio, il prezzo e...
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Climbing the Tower - Ripoff !!!

They charge 15 Euros to climb the Leaning Tower !!! I think its a rip-off !!! Maybe they want to discourage too many people climbing the tower. But, seriously, 5 bucks would've been enough. To each...
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The leaning tower...

When you go to Pisa, the main reason you are most likely there is to climb the leaning tower.. I did it, and it was a great experience.. However, be prepared to pay 15 euros, just to climb the tower....
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Travellers Cheques Exchange Rate

There is a money exchange just outside of the train station as you arrive at Pisa, be aware that they charge the most extortionate amount of commission so ensure that you cash up before you get there....
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Expensive

My daughter and I really liked to climb the leaning tower, until we we saw the price, 15 euro each!!For all the buildings you have to pay entrance, you can buy tickets to visit only one building but...
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Climbing the leaning tower

Only 1 big tourist attraction in Pisa and of course the local government tries to abuse it to raise their income: 15 euro to climb the leaning tower, 15 euro!!!! I never saw such a rip-off ever. I...
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Via Mazzini 57, Pisa, Tuscany, 56125, Italy
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Via Filippo Mazzei, 2, Pisa, 56124, Italy
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Viale Gramsci 14, Galleria B, Pisa, Tuscany, 56125, Italy
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Via Alessandro della Spina 2 / 7 / 9, Pisa, Tuscany, 56125, Italy
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Via Sant' Elena 4, Pisa, Tuscany, 56017, Italy
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Piazza della Stazione 2, Pisa, Tuscany, 56125, Italy
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Top Things to Do in Pisa

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Leaning Tower - Torre Pendente

The Piazza Dei Duomo maybe a Unesco World Heritage site and is really beautifual work of art, but the singular structure that put Pisa on the World Map is the lowly Campanile (Belfry) of the...
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Duomo Santa Maria Assunta - Cathedral

The Cattedrale di Pisa is supposed to be the star attraction of the Piazza Dei Duomo but it is eclipsed by it's more famous bell tower, the campanile (the leaning tower of Pisa) that made the city...
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Baptistery - Battistero di San Giovanni

The famous Pisa Baptistery of St. John is the first of the trifecta of attractions in the Piazza Dei Duomo Area of Pisa, which is a Unesco World Heritage Site. The Baptistery is located along the...
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Camposanto Monumentale

The Camposante Monumentale is the old cemetery of the Piazza Dei Duomo and is located along the North West Part of the Complex. This complex was the latest to be made in the Piazza Dei Duomo area and...
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Campo dei Miracoli

part two of my tips with more pictures around The Piazza Dei Duomo, also known as the Piazza Dei Miracoli, is a large square in the northern part of Pisa and is bounded by Via Contessa Matilde,...
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Arno River

The River Arno flows through the middle of Pisa, coming in from the West and on to the sea less than 10 km away. On our last trip to Pisa we arrived by car staying for two nights at the Hotel Victoria...
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filipdebont

"More then just the leaning tower"
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globetrott

"PISA is a lot more than just the leaning tower"
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croisbeauty

"Citta con torre ubbriacato"
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Helga67

"Pisa, gateway to Tuscany"
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sue_stone

"Beautiful Pisa"
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