Shared Tour: Excursion to Pisa with the Leaning Tower Skip the Line Tour
Enjoy a splendid excursion through the fertile and picturesque Tuscan countryside to the historic university city of Pisa, famous for its architectural beauty. Upon arrival in Pisa, your informative guide will take you on a thorough outdoor, guided walking tour of Piazza dei Miracoli and its monuments (exterior). You will be dazzled by this marvelous square, which is dominated by the Cathedral (inside visit), a model of the distinctive Pisan Romanesque architecture, the celebrated Leaning Tower and the round- shaped Baptistery surrounded by its columned arcades and its Camposanto, originally a cemetery, an extraordinary quadrangular cloister delimiting with its marble facade the Square to the North.
The commentary of our guide will be particularly focused on the Leaning Tower, one of the wonders of the world. You will be enthralled by the history and the leaning structure of the Tower, which stirs the imagination of all visitors. After the guided visit, which will end by the Leaning Tower, you will enjoy the interior visit of the Tower with skip the line entrance. You can climb up 294 steps to its top for an unforgetable experience. The Tower is 183.27 feet tall on the low side and 186.02 feet tall on its high side.
This tour is provided on a reserved basis prior to departure. Passengers must contact the local sightseeing company upon arrival to reconfirm their tour.
Approximately 6 hours
Piazzale Montelungo at the Caf Tour & Travel Gray Line yellow street sign
Same as meeting location
1:30pm daily from April to October and on Saturday and Sunday only from November to March. Important: 2021 departures are only operating from September 1st to October 31st on Monday and Saturday and from November 1st to December 31st only on Saturday and Sunday.
Max 50 people per Tour Leader, max 25 people per guide in Pisa
Meals, gratuity, transportation to/from hotel
In case of a long queue, if you cannot visit the interior of the Cathedral, you will have a guided visit of Piazza dei Cavalieri instead.
Minimum 2 people for tour to operate.
For small groups, up to 8 pax, the tour escort could be replaced by an English speaking driver-guide, while maintaining the entire program of the excursion unchanged.
Tour visits places of worship - please do not wear sleeveless tops or shorts, or you may not be admitted.
Comfortable shoes are recommended.
Tour does not run on January 1 or December 25.
Children under the age of 9 are not permitted on the tour.