Tour Pisa e provincia

The Cathedral square (The leaning tower)

A guided tour through the monuments surrounding the leaning tower

The city centre

The square of the knights, the “Lungarni”;Boat tours on the Arno river”; The rooms of the “Scuola Normale Superiore” (on request)   In ten minutes walk from the Miracle square you’ ll reach the amazing  Piazza Dei Cavalieri ( Knight’s square). In middle ages this was the political centre of Pisa(here is located the famous prison tower ….Read more…

The “San Piero a Grado” basilica, Marina di Pisa

Not far from the Miracle square, about ten minutes by bus on direction “Marina di Pisa”, another romanesque masterpiece built upon a 4th century church: The Basilica of ”San Piero a Grado”. It’s a rare construction with two apses. here, according to tradition,  Saint Peter landed during the journey from Antioch to Rome. Still visible the ….Read more…

The roman ships

(Italiano) La vostra guida vi introdurrà ad un mondo antico fatto di commerci e di scambi e vi assisterà durante la scoperta dei reperti archeologici

San Rossore

Saint Rossore has been inhabited since the prehistory and has always played a role in the noble history of Pisa. 5000 hectareas of pine woods, true ferns, sand-dunes, perfect place for a “pic-nic” after excursions in the Miracle square or to taste the typical pisan cooking in the several restaurants while relaxing in a pleasant green ….Read more…

Volterra

This is the right place to go back in the far Etruscan era. This village, known in the past as“Velhatri” was one of the 12 etruscan “lucumonia”. Volterra is located at more than 500 metres abovethe sea and it was certainly inhabited during the Iron age. It’ s beautiful to go down into the Etruscan tombs ….Read more…

Pisa’s Charterhouse

This is the perfect place to leave the frenzy of the world outside and get into an oasis of peace,even if for only one hour and a half. The bishop of Pisa Moricotti authorized the construction of the charterhouse in 1366 in a quiet place far from the city suitable for meditation and prayer.  Several ….Read more…

Vicopisano

(Italiano) Tour alla scoperta dei tesori nascosti della Toscana unito ad un itinerario eno gastronomico

San Miniato

As you arrive you see a hill with a tower that dominates: that is San Miniato. Walking through its streets led you to the discovery of several structures. San Miniato history is fascinating: probably developed around a church of the VIII century dedicated to the florentine martyr San Miniato, the village was the seat of ….Read more…

Larderello

  The presence of geothermal events was already known by the Etruscans: traces of boric acid have been found in enamels used for the decoration of Etruscan ceramics. In middle ages minerals deposited by Soffioni and Lagoni were used to colour tissues and prepare medicines. A renewed scientific interst in this area began at the ….Read more…