Naples

Meet Naples, the magical city where history and culture are intertwined with mouth-watering flavors and exciting activities. Explore the cemetery of skulls within the Fontanelle cemetery or the lost city of Pompeii first hand – or spice things up and add on a day trip of pure adventure by exploring the famous volcano Vesuvius or the beautiful island of Capri. Discover the lost tunnels of Naples and witness the true soul of the city throughout the ages, and then explore the bars, restaurants and vivid nightlife in the evening. Castles, museums and churches add to the picturesque and old-world feeling of this city. You are officially invited to come and discover this wonderful jem in the Italian seaside.

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The historic centre of Naples, with its splendid palaces and its popular and lively working-class districts, is now on the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Naples also boasts an underground city, as well as its famous panoramic views. Moreover, this hospitable city is marked by contrasts and popular traditions, such as the annual miracle whereby San Gennaro’s ‘blood’ becomes liquid in front of the eyes of his followers.
Naples is famous throughout the world primarly because of pizza (which, you’ll discover, only constitutes a small part of the rich local cuisine) and popular music, with famous songs such as ‘O Sole Mio’.

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Planning Your Naples Visit

How long should I stay in Naples?

Four days or so should cover the basics – take out whole days for trips outside of Naples, such as to Pompeii and Herculaneum.

How walkable is Naples?

Pretty walkable, especially in the city center. There is also a transit system serving the whole metropolitan area, including a funicular taking you up into the hills.

When should I visit Naples?

All year round, but go between October and March to avoid crowds and very warm weather.

What people are saying about Naples

★★★★★ This tour was amazing. My favorite thing we did in Naples.

This ticket got us into both catacombs in Naples with the tour. Both were amazing. It was a little difficult understanding where to meet for the Gaudioso catacombs and we almost missed the tour. I would suggest changing the meeting place to the ticket counter inside the church.

★★★★★ Wonderful place/Posto meraviglioso/Local maravilhoso

The guide Teresa was very pleasant, attentious and intelligent... We were charmed with the astonishing beautiful place. I strongly recommend you to take the tour by boat around the island... Gorgeous!!! La guida Teresa è stata molto piacevole, attenta e intelligente... Siamo rimasti incantati dal bellissimo posto stupefacente. Vi consiglio vivamente di fare il giro in barca intorno all'isola ... L'isola è splendida !!!A guia Teresa foi muito agradável, atenciosa e inteligente... Ficamos encantados com o lugar que é espantosamente lindo. Recomendo fortemente que você faça o passeio de barco ao redor da ilha... Realmente vale a pena!!!

★★★★★ Best excursion and guide for Amalfi Coast

Mario was our guide for the day. We were a party of 8 visiting for the day. Mario was waiting for us promptly at the cruise port in Naples and explained the schedule of the day. We were disappointed that the boat ride was not possible, but it was due to weather conditions. I really appreciate that the tour operator kept our safety at the top of his list. We met Carmine at one of our stops, and it was a pleasure to speak with him. Mario was very informative as we drove along the Amalfi Coast. We were allowed ample free time at each of our stops and he was always waiting for us right at the agreed upon time and place. I am a travel agent in the US and will recommend your services to my clients. Great tour and fabulous tour operator.

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