The best of Naples: 2-hour walking tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Bay of Naples

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Discover the best of Naples with this 2-hour guided visit led by an expert local guide. Don't miss the chance to be guided in the heart of Naples where you will feel the authentic Neapolitan mood. The guide will show you the churches and palazzos, as well as the main streets and buildings dating back to the Greeks. Main focus of the visit will be the San Severo Chapel, where the statue of the Veiled Christ stands. This marble statue is a masterpiece of the 18th century representing dead Christ covered by a veil. Walk through streets like Spaccanapoli and via dei Tribunali (which used to be the old main roads in ancient times) or San Gregorio Armeno to enjoy the best of Neapolitan handcraft. Visit the Duomo, the main church in town and discover the history and worship of the beloved Saint Gennaro.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Piazza del Gesu Nuovo, Naples, Province of Naples, CampaniaYou will meet the guide at Piazza del Gesù, under the Obelisk of Immacolatella. Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Gesu Nuovo Church, Naples, Province of Naples, CampaniaWalking through the fascinating Piazza del Gesù and see the Church of Gesù Nuovo.The church of Gesu' Nuovo is an exquisite example of the Baroque, from the unique façade faced with diamond-shaped ashlars to the marvellous interiors in marble. Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Spaccanapoli, Naples, Province of Naples, CampaniaSpaccanapoli is the straight and narrow main street that traverses the old, historic center of the city of Naples, Italy. The name is a popular usage and means, literally, "Naples splitter". The name is derived from the fact that it is very long and from above it seems to divide that part of the city.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Chiesa di Santa Chiara, Naples, Province of Naples, CampaniaLocated just off Piazza del Gesù on the western end of Centro Storico, Santa Chiara is one of the most beautiful and beloved churches in Naples. Set in a walled, citadel like complex, the church is rare example of the city’s austere Gothic history and a pleasant contrast to the countless churches that were highly ornamented during the Baroque era.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Complesso Monumentale di Santa Chiara, Naples, Province of Naples, CampaniaLocated just off Piazza del Gesù on the western end of Centro Storico, Santa Chiara is one of the most beautiful and beloved churches in Naples. Set in a walled, citadel like complex, the church is rare example of the city’s austere Gothic history and a pleasant contrast to the countless churches that were highly ornamented during the Baroque era.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Museo Cappella Sansevero, Naples, Province of Naples, CampaniaThe Sansevero Chapel Museum in the historic heart of Naples is a jewelof the world's artistic heritage. Among its masterpieces, the famous Veiled Christ.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Via San Gregorio Armeno, Naples, Province of Naples, CampaniaWalk through the street called San Gregorio Armeno, the famous street of the nativity scenesDuration: 15 minutesStop At: Via dei Tribunali, Naples, Province of Naples, CampaniaPass through the narrow via dei Tribunali to see Naples at its most characteristic.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Duomo di Napoli, Naples, Province of Naples, CampaniaThe Duomo is a 14th century French Gothic church and was built by the Angevins and is the seat of the Naples Archdiocese. Naples Cathedral is also home to the Crypt and the Chapel of Naples Patron Saint, San Gennaro and it is where the Festival of San Gennaro, the infamous blood liquefaction ceremony takes place three times a year. The visit ends with the Duomo. Duration: 15 minutes

What’s included

  • Private guidance and assistance
  • Cappella San Severo admission fee
  • Entry/Admission - Museo Cappella Sansevero

What’s not included

  • Any kind of transportation
  • Meals/drinks
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