Province of Pisa trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Province of Pisa

Trip Planner Europe  /  Italy  /  Tuscany  /  Province of Pisa
Sightseeing Historic Sites Museums
Pisa is a city in Tuscany, Central Italy, on the right bank of the mouth of the River Arno on the Tyrrhenian Sea. It is the capital city of the Province of Pisa. Although Pisa is known worldwide for its leaning tower, the city of over 89,523 residents contains more than 20 other historic churches, several palaces and various bridges across the River Arno. Much of the city's architecture was financed from its history as one of the Italian maritime republics.The city is also home of the University of Pisa, which has a history going back to the 12th century and also has the mythic Napoleonic Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa and Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies as the best sanctioned Superior Graduate Schools in Italy.<ref name="gradscuola/">Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna di Pisa Information statisticsHistoryAncient timesPisa lies at the junction of two rivers, the Arno and the Serchio, which form a laguna at the Tyrrhenian Sea. The origin of the name, Pisa, is a mystery. While the origin of the city had remained unknown for centuries, the Pelasgi, the Greeks, the Etruscans, and the Ligurians had variously been proposed as founders of the city (for example, a colony of the ancient city of Pisa, Greece). Archaeological remains from the 5th century BC confirmed the existence of a city at the sea, trading with Greeks and Gauls. The presence of an Etruscan necropolis, discovered during excavations in the in 1991, confirmed its Etruscan origins.
Use our Italy itinerary builder to arrange your visit to Province of Pisa and other destinations in Italy.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Province of Pisa

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities in Province of Pisa:
Sightseeing, historic sites, museums
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, museums, sightseeing
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Museums, nightlife, theme parks
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Museums
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Sightseeing, outdoors, historic sites
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Where to stay in Province of Pisa

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
TripAdvisor
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Recently planned trips to Province of Pisa

27 days in Europe BY A USER FROM COLOMBIA December, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 15 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 24 days in Italy BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA May, culture, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 17 days in Italy, Paris & Barcelona BY A USER FROM IRAN October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in Europe BY A USER FROM GEORGIA August, romantic, historic sites, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: August, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 17 days in Italy, Paris & Barcelona BY A USER FROM IRAN September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA October, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDONESIA March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 26 days in Pisa BY A USER FROM ARUBA October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Italy BY A USER FROM INDIA September, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in Northwest Italy BY A USER FROM INDIA September, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans