Pisa is a very famous destination both for the city itself and for the territory.
The city is famous for its magnificent monuments, including the characteristic Leaning Tower.
The territory, on the other hand, offers beautiful and changing natural landscapes, which include archaeological finds, Romanesque architecture and suggestive historic villages.
Traditions, food and wine and thermal springs are further treasures to be discovered in this unique land.
What to see in Pisa
Pisa, on the banks of the river Arno, preserves in its precious architectures the memories of its glorious past of the Maritime Republic.
Visit the Campo dei Miracoli complex, declared by UNESCO as a “World Heritage Site”.
On a green lawn stand the white structures of the Duomo and the Baptistery, the Camposanto Monumentale and the Campanile, known as the Leaning Tower.
The historic center contains architecture and churches from the Renaissance and a magnificent setting is offered by the central Piazza dei Cavalieri.
What to do in Pisa
In Pisa, you can attend many local festivals and festivals, including the Marine Republics Regatta, every four years.
If you prefer a holiday full of fun and sport, the maritime coast, especially Versilia and the Tuscan archipelago (like Elba Islands), are the ideal choice.
Finally, if you love wellness, you can find some SPAs famous for their therapeutic properties, in the surroundings of Pisa.
What to taste in Pisa
Among the special recipes stand out the soup of white beans of San Michele, the bavettine with fish and the soup of clams.
Worthy of note are the products of the earth such as mushrooms, chestnuts, corn and truffles.
The latter include special dishes such as pork livers, eel and Pisan eel.
The production of cured meats including sausages, buristo toscano and bacon is extensive.
Among the typical desserts we find the cake with bischeri, made with pine nuts, chocolate, raisins and candied citron,
We suggest you to taste it with an excellent “Vin Santo del Chianti”.
Local wines are the Chianti Colli Pisani, the Rosso di San Miniato and the Trebbiano.
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