Tours & activities by Globe Media Ltd from Viator

  • Location: Naples, Italy
  • Duration: 2 hours (approx.)
From GBP 26.06

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Get to know one of Italy’s oldest and most beautiful cities on this 2-hour Naples sightseeing tour, perfect for first-time visitors. Traveling by minivan and foot, head into Naples’ UNESCO-listed center to see top attractions such as Naples Cathedral, the Chapel of the Treasure of San Gennaro and Castel Nuovo. Learn about Naples’ history and colorful culture from your expert driver-guide, and finish by soaking up panoramic views of the city and Mt Vesuvius from Posillipo Hill. With a maximum of seven people, this small-group tour ensures a personalized experience.
Start your tour with a pickup from your centrally located Naples hotel or, alternatively, from Naples train station. Then, set off in your comfortable, air-conditioned minivan with your expert guide for your small-group tour of the highlights of this vibrant city — the third largest in Italy.

As you travel, hear how Naples is one of Europe’s oldest cities, with roots stretching back to the 4th century BC, and how its historical center is a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its handsome plazas, palaces and castles.

Visit Naples Cathedral (Duomo di San Gennaro) the 13th-century church dedicated to the city’s patron saint, Gennaro, and see inside its fresco-coated Chapel of the Treasure of San Gennaro. As you admire the mural, hear all about the vials of Gennaro’s blood kept in the chapel, and how they’re brought out three days a year, usually liquefying in what’s seen as a good omen.

Peep inside the nearby Basilica Santa Restituta, the original 6th-century church that stood on the cathedral site, and drive to Piazza del Plebiscito, the large public square named after the plebiscite that saw Naples become part of a unified Italy in 1863. Admire the outsides of the Palace of Naples and Basilica of St Francesco di Paola, and then continue by minivan to the Piazza Municipio to see the Castel Nuovo, known locally as Maschio Angioino.

Pose for photos at the stone battlements and crenellated turrets of this striking medieval castle and hear how, after being constructed by the kings of Anjou in the 1200s, the castle was rebuilt by the Aragonese in the 1600s before becoming home to Naples’ royals in the 18th century.

Lastly, drive up Posillipo Hill, a famous viewpoint west of Naples. Absorb the sweeping views down over the city with Mt Vesuvius in the distance, before ending your tour with a drop-off in central Naples.

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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:
Your centrally located Naples hotel or Naples train station
Departure Time:
8:15am
Duration:
2 hours (approx.)
Return Details:
Concludes at Piazza Plebiscito, central Naples

Pricing information

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Naples Train Station Pickup
Code: 0815RAIL

If arriving in Naples by train, the pickup point is just outside the railway station on the left of the Star Hotel Terminus at 8:15am.The driver will display a sign showing the lead traveler's name.

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Hotel Pickup
Code: 0815HOTEL

Tour will commence on pickup at your central Naples hotel. Hotel pickups commence prior to 8:15am, and exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation.

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Pricing information

Small Group Naples City Sightseeing Tour

Piazza Plebiscito, Naples
©85495939

Inclusions:
  • Hotel pickup
  • Professional driver-guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
Exclusions:
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel drop-off
Additional Information:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there is not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
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Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: Naomi L, May 2016

The tours were fantastic and the staff very helpful

Reviewed by: Lucian N, United States of America, November 2015

We were lucky to get a very knowledgeable guide