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City break in Pisa. Active leisure ideas for Pisa - attractions, recreation and nightlife

The city of Pisa offers various entertainments not only for exploration tours enthusiasts but for open air recreation fans as well. In a ten minute walk from the city center tourists will find a park of majestic beauty named Ente Parco Regionale Migliarino San Rossore Massaciuccoli. The park presents scenic alleys and lanes for hiking and numerous cozy serene nooks for picnics. The park is a perfect destination to rest and recreate in the heat of the day or devote some time to sport activities. The Giardino Scotto park is an excellent location for a family recreation. In the center of the park tourists will find a well equipped playing ground for kids.
Tourists looking for visiting various gastronomy destinations in Pisa should keep in mind several key features of the area. The most expensive restaurants and cafes are located in close … Open
The park is located close to the ruins of ancient Roman fortress. That is why a serene family leisure in the parkland may in a moment change to an engaging exploration tour over historical spots of the city. The city of Pisa invites its guests to visit the botanical garden named Orto Botanico which will undoubtedly be of great surprise for its visitors presenting its vast collection of unique exotic plants. More than several hundreds of exotic plants grow on the territory of the garden. Some trees presented in the collection of the botanical garden have rather interesting history and origin. Each plant of the garden is marked with a tablet containing its description which makes a walking tour over the garden even more exciting.
A major part of popular night entertaining establishments is located in the coastal area of the Arno river. The area is crowded and filled with music till late night. The Wall Lunch & American bar will be a perfect destination to spend an evening in a big company of friends enjoying house specialities and astonishing cocktails. Among night clubs of the city the Arno Vivo club is of ultimate popularity. Its visitors may opt for either a cozy hall or on the open air terrace. The club holds exciting hot parties and bright performances, presentations and concerts of famous musicians for its guests almost every day. Copyright
The best way to learn local ethnic customs and cultural traditions is participating in one of the unique ethnic fests. Pisa has become an established place for holding interesting sport … Open
Eager dancers will love the Akua Keta dance floor which is considered to be the largest and the most buzzing in the city. It is located in a few minute walk from the center of Pisa. Loud music fills the air till the dawn. Travelers addicted to shopping tours will discover a great assortment of shopping centers and boutiques in Pisa. The De Bondt store is a must visit place in Pisa. It offers its visitors a vast choice of products made of chocolate. All the articles presented in the store are handmade. The assortment of chocolate goods will meet every taste, fancy and budget. Major part of souvenir shops is concentrated in the coastal area of the city. Tourists will find also numerous brand clothes boutiques there.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Pisa and surroundings

Recommended places for active recreation and leisure in Pisa

Where: Lungarno Mediceo 49, Pisa;
La Borsa
Where: Piazza V. Emanuele II, 1, Pisa;
Where: Via G. Vernaccini 7 (near Teatro Verdi), Pisa;
Acqua Cheta
Where: Via Sancasciani, 8, Pisa;
Sunset Café
Where: Viale del Tirreno, 4 - Tirrenia, Pisa;
Where: Lungarno Pacinotti 1, Pisa;
Caino Cafè Contemporaneo
Where: Via del Carmine, 3, Pisa; Telephone: +39 340.5734300; More info: Closed mondays;
Il Pappafico
Where: Via Litoranea, 14, Marina di Pisa, Pisa;
Boccaccio Club
Where: Via Del Tiglio, 143 - Calcinaia, Pisa;
Reference information
Map of all parks
National and city parks around Pisa
♥   National Park 'Parco nazionale delle Cinque Terre' , 70.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Parco nazionale dell’Appennino Tosco-Emiliano' , 74.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Parco nazionale dell’ Arcipelago Toscano' , 106.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Pisa
♥   Amusement park 'Cavallino Matto' Castagneto Carducci, 61.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Pisa
♥   Water park 'Sunpark' Tirrenia, Pisa, 13.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Acquavillage' Cecina, Livorno, 47.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Acquavillage' Follonica, Livorno, 93.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'River Park' Rivergaro, 147.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Pisa
♥   Restaurant 'Foresta' Marina di Pisa. Type - Seafood. 10.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Da Cinotto' Vicopisano. Type - Regional cuisine. 11.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Osteria Vecchia Noce' Vicopisano. Type - Regional cuisine. 12.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Dante e Ivana' TIRRENIA. Type - Seafood. 13 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'La Cecca' Capannori. Type - Tuscan. 13.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Sites around Pisa from our surveys on extreme Earth places

Piazza dei Miracoli

From the series “16 Most Fascinating Objects of Unesco in Italy”
Not far from the cathedral has placed the most recognizable architectural sightseeing of the world – the Leaning Tower of Pisa. The Tower has begun to build in 1173 and was finished only within 200 years. This is an unusual tower thanks to the unintended tilt. Nevertheless, the tower has been staying for more than 700 years. The Pisa Baptistery of St. John, a Roman Catholic ecclesiastical building of 1363, has placed near the square. This Baptistery is the largest in Italy, its height is 54 meters, with a diameter of 34 meters. … Read further

Grotta Giusti

From the series “Most Extraordinary Thermaes, Baths and Saunas in the World”
Nature itself has created in the cave the conditions that are ideal for recreation. It shows ideal temperature for rest and air humidity. It is noteworthy that the thermal spring was discovered by workers in 1848, and the location of the hotel is a chic villa of the 19th century. In addition to the natural sauna, which was built in a cave, tourists can enjoy a huge thermal pool, the area of ​​which is about 750 square meters. In Bioaquam thermal center visitors will also be offered a lot of exclusive wellness services. … Read further

Fortezza Medicea Restaurant

From the series “The Most Exotic Restaurants in the World”
It is forbidden to bring cell phones and bags to jail. At the entrance, all visitors are searched using a metal search device. The visitors have a chance to attract a real prison form, which will make the impressions even sharper. The restaurant still has an important distinctive feature - all its staff consists exclusively of prisoners who are punished in the old prison. The prisoners cook the food for the visitors and serve them personally, some of them playing different musical instruments. … Read further
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New Year events in Thailand are likely to bring more people this year because everyone is tired of lockdowns and craving normal life. Many tourists, who book hotels in Pattaya, Krabi, or Phuket for the holiday season, also want to participate. As champagne has become an essential drink for New Year celebrations, the question regarding alcohol consumption comes to mind. The government allowed serving alcoholic drinks during the New Year countdown but only open-air cafes and restaurants with good ventilation will be permitted to do this until 1 am on 1 January 2022. This rule is nationwide. Read this


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Guide to your best city break in Pisa - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Pisa - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Pisa?' disappears immediately. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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