Naples through the Historical centre Private guided tour
- Meeting point: Naples city
Our Naples tours are the best ways to discover the history of the city. You can choose a private walking tour through the streets of the hystorical centre of Naples city with a private guide.
Naples is a combination of historical, artistic, natural and folkloristic beauties in direct contradiction to the poverty that has invested the city after the war. The city is steeped in testimonies of artistic and cultural influences inherited from the different dominations after the fall of the Roman Empire until the unification of Italy. Its historic center is the largest historical center protected by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, and includes more than 500 churches and several underground tunnels that run through the ancient streets of Roman century.
The hystorical centre is full of different places to visit. Main squares are Piazza Bellini, famous for its Greek wall of the ancient Neapolis or Piazza Del Gesù with the famous church of Gesù Nuovo, in baroque style, home of the reliquies of St. Joseph Moscati. Also Santa Chiara Church is very famous as it was destroyed by a fire during the war. Its famous Closter is covered with colorful hand painted ceramic tiles. You will continue the tour to Spaccanapoli, the longest and oldest city of the acient city of Neapolis, which is still running above the burried original Roman road. With this tour you will have the chance to visit the San Severo Chapel, the most visited place in the historical centre of Naples, worldwide famous for the sculpture called the “Veiled Chryst”(if interested, we suggest to buy the tickets in advance because it is always sold out or contact us after booking to buy the tickets). Also San Gregorio Armeno is a famous Nativity Christmas Market, the tradition of the hand made nativity scene. The tour ends at the cathedral of Naples called “Duomo di San Gennaro”.
Private walking tour through the historical centre of 2 or 3 hours
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