Pisa, home of the famous leaning tower and Lucca well known for its intact Renaissance-era city walls and monuments, are the pearls of Tuscany, 2 places not to be missed.
Once in Pisa you will have 2h free time to explore the famous piazza dei Miracles ( Square of Miracles), clim the bell tower of the Cathedral, known as “the leaning Tower of Pisa”, visit the Duomo (the Cathedral), the Baptistry and the Campo Santo (the monumental cemetery) all this at your own time.
We will head to Lucca in the afternoon the birthplace of composers Giacomo Puccini (La Bohème and Madama Butterfly), where the walls around the old town are still intact and are the perfect place to admire the city all around. In Lucca you will have free time to check out the many churches that make this town special, the famous square piazza Anfiteatro, Guinigi Tower, St. Martin’s Cathedral and the narrow streets with shops selling the local products and antiques.
In front of the main entrance of the pharmacy located inside Santa Maria Novella Train station opposite platform 16.
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Eurorail Pass – € 40 Remember to bring your Eurorail pass in the morning
Leaning Tour – Add € 25 to climb the leaning tower of Pisa