5 days in Pisa & Lucca Itinerary

5 days in Pisa & Lucca Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Pisa
— 2 nights
2
Lucca
— 2 nights

2
nights
Pisa

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Palazzo Blu as well as Palazzo della Carovana. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): steep yourself in history at Baptistery of St. John, explore the different monuments and memorials at Camposanto, thendon't miss a visit to Leaning Tower of Pisa, and finally make a trip to Piazza dei Miracoli. On your second day here, make a trip to Knights’ Square, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Frediano, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Pisa, thenexamine the collection at Palazzo Blu, and finally appreciate the history behind Lupa Capitolina.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Pisa road trip site.

Lucca to Pisa is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Pisa are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Lucca.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Leaning Tower of Pisa ©
Leaning Tower of Pisa
Piazza dei Miracoli ©
Piazza dei Miracoli
Duomo di Pisa ©
Duomo di Pisa

2
nights
Lucca

Lucca ©
Lucca, famous for its intact Renaissance-era city walls, remained an independent city-state until the end of the 18th century.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Palazzo Pfanner as well as San Michele in Foro. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Le mura di Lucca, make a trip to Piazza Santa Maria, stop by Franco Montanelli, and admire the landmark architecture of St Martin Cathedral.

To find out how to plan a trip to Lucca, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Pisa to Lucca in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 27th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lucca

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
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Le mura di Lucca ©
Le mura di Lucca
Torre Guinigi ©
Torre Guinigi
San Michele in Foro ©
San Michele in Foro