Things to do

Recommendations for accommodation

1. Residence “Benedettine”: Spacious accommodations in the same building in which the conference will take place, with a home-like ambiance, offering a tranquil retreat for conference attendees.
2. Hotel Bologna: Stylish accommodations with a blend of historic charm and contemporary comforts, situated in the city center.
3. Grand Hotel Duomo: Located in the heart of Pisa close to the leaning tower, offering luxurious accommodations.
4. Hotel Verdi: Elegant hotel, centrally located for easy access to conference venues and tourist attractions.

Things to do in Pisa


Tourist Attractions:

– Leaning Tower of Pisa and Piazza dei Miracoli: Iconic symbol of Italy and UNESCO World Heritage Site featuring the Leaning Tower, Cathedral, and Baptistery.
– Piazza dei Cavalieri: Historic square adorned with elegant buildings and monuments, including the Palazzo della Carovana and the statue of Cosimo I de’ Medici.
– Arno riverside (Lungarno): Riverside promenade offering scenic views of the Arno River and historic landmarks, ideal for leisurely walks and enjoying the city’s picturesque scenery.



Dining Options:

– Osteria dei Cavalieri: Charming restaurant serving traditional Italian dishes with a modern twist, located in the heart of Pisa.
– Branzo: Exquisite Italian cuisine in an elegant setting, known for its creative dishes and extensive wine selection.
 Osteria di Culegna: Quaint osteria serving homemade Tuscan dishes made from fresh, locally sourced ingredients.
– Le Bandierine: Cozy trattoria offering authentic Tuscan fare in a relaxed atmosphere, perfect for a casual dining experience.
– La Grotta: Rustic trattoria specializing in regional cuisine, featuring hearty pasta dishes and local delicacies.
 Greek Restaurant Itaca: Authentic Greek cuisine in a vibrant setting, showcasing traditional flavors and Mediterranean specialties.
– Indian Restaurant Namastè: Exotic Indian dishes prepared with aromatic spices and fresh ingredients, offering a culinary journey to the flavors of India.
– Middle Eastern Restaurant Al Madina: Fusion of Italian and Middle Eastern flavors, featuring a diverse menu of innovative dishes and culinary delights.


Museums and Cultural Sites:

Pisa Charterhouse (Certosa di Pisa): Historic monastery complex housing the Museum of Natural History of the University of Pisa.
– Physics Instruments Museum: collects scientific instruments of physics and astronomy from the 18th, 19th and first half of the 20th century.
– National Museum of San Matteo: Art museum showcasing medieval sculptures, paintings, and decorative arts.
– Palazzo Blu: Cultural center hosting art exhibitions, cultural events, and contemporary art displays.