The Province of Pisa is a province in the Tuscany region of Italy, with the city of Pisa as its capital. There are 39 comuni forming the province and the main attraction of the region is, of course, the leaning tower of Pisa. The territory is characterized by many plains and hills, offering tourists a magnificent landscape to remember. Famous resorts are available for visitors here, Marina di Pisa and Tirrenia being the most notable ones. The Parco Naturale Migliarino San Rossore-Massacciucoli is worth mentioning, being the most important protected area of the province.
Home for about 85,000 inhabitants, this small city gathers many tourists every year, from all over the world.
The main sights of the city include monuments and museums, numerous piazzas and churches and a beautiful botanical garden, the very first in Europe, called the "Orto botanico di Pisa".
The Leaning Tower of Pisa, which took 177 years, is the third oldest structure in Pisa's Cathedral Square, after the Cathedral and the Baptistry. The tower began to tilt during its construction because the foundation it was built on had some flaws. Over...