Rental villas and bed & breakfast in Pisa, Italy are perfect accommodation for your vacation in Tuscany
Vacation Rental in Pisa, Tuscany
Glorious maritime republic in the Middle Ages, the province of Pisa is now known everywhere for the leaning tower of Pisa built in a square that is so beautiful it is called Piazza dei Miracoli. But there are many other wonders: the crags on which Volterrais built, Medieval town of Etruscan origin, the truffles of San Miniato, the Park of San Rossore, home to one of the most importantracecourses in Italy, the Certosa of Calci and the events which revive old traditions. Whether for a weekend or a week, choose the property you prefer from among the farmhouses, holiday homesand bed and breakfasts we offer.
June in Pisa
Luminara, Pisa, Old Town, June 16
At night the riversides of the city shine with the light of thousands of candles placed on the balconies and windows of the houses and on the river. Fireworks conclude the evening.
Historical Regatta of San Ranieri, Pisa, Arno river, June 17
Arno regatta involving four districts of Pisa
Gioco del Ponte, Pisa, Ponte di Mezzo, the last Sunday of June
A costumed procession parades along the riverside and introduces the historic battle on the Ponte di Mezzo between two rival factions of the city (Tramontana and Mezzogiorno).
Lari, The last weekend of May and first week of June
This festival, among the oldest in Italy, offers the opportunity to taste the delicious cherries of this area.
Volterra, Old Town, July
Sagra del pinolo
Pisa, Basilica di San Piero a Grado, July
Pine nut lovers get a chance to try them in different dishes.
Volterra A.D. 1398
Volterra, Old Town, week of August
If you want to know what life was like in the Middle Ages, this event is for you. The past is brought back to life in the streets and squares of Volterra, where artisans, jugglers, nobles, commoners and musicians, all in fourteenth-century costume, come together. Products can be purchased with the "grosso volterrano" and if you want you can try any typical trades of the time, from shop-boy for the blacksmith to assistant of the executioner.
Festival Anima mundi
Pisa, Piazza dei Miracoli, from September to October
Piazza dei Miracolibecomes the stage for big concerts of classical music.