Is There Anything Else in Pisa, Besides the Tower?

Is There Anything Else in Pisa, Besides the Tower?, Pisa, Italy (B)

Everyone comes to Pisa to see one of the world's most famous attractions - the Leaning Tower. While it's an extremely popular destination, we didn't choose Pisa because we wanted to visit the tower. We went there because it turned out to be the best (and cheapest) gateway to the beautiful region of Italy - Tuscany, where you can find: Cinque Terre, Florence and other, less known destinations like Siena and a charming medieval town built on a steep cliff - Pitigliano. But as we already were in Pisa, we decided to give it a go and find out if this little town had anything else in its offer.

Before we traveled to Pisa, we’d read some blogs and heard others saying that there’s absolutely nothing to see there besides the Leaning Tower. And it’s enough to see the tower within an hour or so. This was the reason why we chose to spend only a half day in Pisa.

When we visit a place, we also love to venture to the less known, little streets so we thought we’ll walk all over Pisa and see the town for what it really is rather than only go to the Leaning Tower. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Is There Anything Else in Pisa, Besides the Tower?
Guide Location: Italy » Pisa
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Tomasz Lisowski
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • River Arno
  • Santa Maria della Spina
  • San Paolo a Ripa d'Arno
  • The Old Citadel
  • Piazza Vittorio Emmanuele II
  • Piazza dei Cavalieri
  • Palazzo della Carovana
  • Santo Stefano dei Cavalieri Church
  • San Frediano Church
  • San Nicola
  • The Mural of Keith Haring
  • Pisa Cathedral
  • Baptistery
  • Leaning Tower