Holiday in Pisa and make the pilgrimage across the River Arno to the Piazza dei Miracoli square and climb the iconic Leaning Tower. See inside the candy-striped Cathedral, then relax at a traditional, rustic Italian trattoria eatery on Pisa holidays. Add a Florence daytrip to your Pisa holiday, home to the Medici family which once ruled Pisa.
The Leaning Tower and Piazza dei Miracoli more than live up to expectations on first Pisa holidays. But you'll find there's much more to Pisa when you wander through its medieval heart and stroll along the romantic River Arno while holidaying in Pisa. Glimpse fabulous palaces surrounding Piazza dei Cavalieri square and superb Romanesque churches everywhere on your Pisa holiday.
Throw yourself into the busy warren of streets between lively Borgo Stretto, Piazza Dante and the River Arno, and discover tucked-away traditional Tuscan restaurants on your Pisa holiday. Relax under parasols at riverside cafes on Pisa holidays, or join thrifty students at hearty self-serve restaurants across the Arno on Via San Martino.
Stroll along the River Arno as night falls on your Pisa holiday, then nibble bar snacks with cocktails at elegant bars on medieval Borgo Stretto. Take your drinks outside on Piazza Garibaldi square or pull up a barstool at a riverside bar. Stay up late in the University quarter on Pisa holidays, drinking local Chianti wine in lively bars.
Explore more of Tuscany while holidaying in Pisa. You're brilliantly placed for daytrips to Florence on Pisa holidays, crammed with the best from the Renaissance. Visit Tuscany's lesser-known gem, Lucca, perfectly encircled by intact medieval city walls, and be astounded by medieval San Gimignano's looming watchtowers on your Pisa holiday.