Bought a but tour to Pisa at the port. We already saw Florence so we wanted just a Pisa tour. Bus trip was good but it was forced to park a couple of miles from the Pisa site and had to take a shuttle bus to get closer. Even then there was a lot of walking but well worth it. Not sure why they can't set up a better arrangement for bus tours.
The 'tour of Tuscany' part was the long drive out of the port, down main roads past industry and a military base to Pisa. When we got there, there was quite a walk in from the coach park. Walking into Miracle Square however was well worth the trip - wonderful place. Just have to avoid the professional pick pockets going about their 'job' and the tourists taking 'I'm holding up the tower' selfies.
This tour was everything promoted. The guide was informative and quite helpful. Unfortunately, we landed in an alternative Port (La Spezia), which is further from Pisa, so time was limited. But the guide did everything in his power to make it a great experience. Be aware that there is a walk from the bus to the Field of Miracles. Every promotional item talks about it, but many seemed quite surprised. They shouldn't be and you shouldn't be either.
Had to see the leaning tower of Pisa. Other than that there's not much else to see. From their we went to Florence. A great walking tour with time to yourself. Our guide Stephanie was terrific. She was knowledgeable and most important to me passionate. She loved her town and made sure that we saw as much of it in the short time we were in Florence. Stephanie recommended a restaurant where we ate at and it was great, La Grotta Guella along with a gellatto place that has been in business since 1939 Perche No!
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