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Private Tour: Discovering Naples Walking Tour
"This private walking tour is available from the cruise terminal as a shore excursion or either from your centrally located hotel in Naples or Naples railway station.The history of Naples is perfectly legible in its urban structure which maintains the signs of a city built slowly over a period of 25 centuries: this is the reason why the town is amongst the World Cultural Heritage Sites listed by the United Nations.Once in the Old Naples there are plenty of things to visit o an intact 18th century family chapel which hides several secrets.You will find many great examples of gothic and baroque architecture mixed up with the houses of the ordinary people.Your private excursion will bring you to the area called the students the food (the best pizzerias and pastry shops are there) the craftsmanship. Not to miss is the area of San Gregorio where you have an incredible display of items produced to decorate the Nativity during Christmas Time.If you would like to
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Private Tour: Discovering Naples Walking Tour
"This private walking tour is available from the cruise terminal as a shore excursion or either from your centrally located hotel in Naples or Naples railway station.The history of Naples is perfectly legible in its urban structure which maintains the signs of a city built slowly over a period of 25 centuries: this is the reason why the town is amongst the World Cultural Heritage Sites listed by the United Nations.Once in the Old Naples there are plenty of things to visit o an intact 18th century family chapel which hides several secrets.You will find many great examples of gothic and baroque architecture mixed up with the houses of the ordinary people.Your private excursion will bring you to the area called the students the food (the best pizzerias and pastry shops are there) the craftsmanship. Not to miss is the area of San Gregorio where you have an incredible display of items produced to decorate the Nativity during Christmas Time.If you would like to
From EUR250.00
 
Archaeological Sites Day-Tour of Pompeii and Paestum
"Your English speaking driver will pick you up at your hotel and in 2-hours you will reach the famous archaeological site of Paestum. The town was originally founded by the Greeks around the 650 B.C. It was named Poseidonia and dedicated to Poseidon the God of the sea. In the year 273 B.C. it became a Roman Colony and renamed Paestum. The fall of the Roman Empire was also the decline of Paestum and little by little all the area became quite unhealthy. Malaria spread all over the place and the built up area became marshy. However these magnificent ruins were preserved by the marshes and woods. This old town was uncovered in 1750 when the modern road was being constructed. The main attraction of this site are the remains of three Greek temples considered the best preserved in all the Magna Graecia.1)The Temple of Hera is the oldest of the three temples built about 550 B.C. It is sometimes called the Basilica
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Catacombs di San Gennaro

We had seen some catacombs in Malta year earlier, but these were much bigger. The guide said, it is because the stone there is easy to carve, but strong enough no last long. Of course they were also...
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May 01, 2012

Catacombs of San Gennaro

The oldest of Naples catacombs - founded in 2nd century AD and it was here that in 5th century San Gennaro´s body was interred. It is an impressive array of dark halls, remnant of tombs and in some...
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Apr 05, 2008

A visit to the San Gennaro Catacombs

The Catacombs are a two-level underground cemetery, dating from the 2nd century and boasting many interesting frescoes and mosaics. You can enter the catacombs on Via di Capodimonte (head down an...
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Things to Do Near Catacombs di San Gennaro

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Capodimonte Museum

Museo Capodimonte is not well known for wide public in the world and even Italy because before 2014 visitors were not allowed to take any photos and videos inside. In fact this museum is among the...
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Basilica di San Paolo Maggiore

The church of San Paolo has a facade with a double staircase and statues of Saints Peter and Paul. The facade also contains remnants of ancient Corinthian columns from the 2C BC. The inside has a fine...
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Pio Monte della Misericordia

Set up in 1602 by Neapolitan nobles, Pio Monte della Misericordia (Pious Mount of Mercy) is a charitable brotherhood. Its original small chapel, located near il Duomo in central Naples, was enlarged...
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Chiesa San Gregorio Armeno - Church

Part of the complex of San Gregorio Armeno (see previous tip), the namesake church was rebuilt with the complex in 1572. It was the work of the two architects, Giovanni Vincenzo Della Monica and...
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Cappella Sansevero

Around the corner from the Piazza San Domenico in the Via F. de Sanctis is the Sansevero Chapel which contains the mausoleum of the Sangro Princes. Among the figures are real cardiovascular systems...
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Piazza San Domenico

Guglia di San Domenico or Spire of San Domenico is located in the square of San Domenico Maggiore near the apse of the church with the same name. Construction of this obelisk began in 1656 and was...
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Getting to Catacombs di San Gennaro

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Via Capodimonte, 13

Hours

  • Sunday 10:00 to 13:00
  • Monday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Tuesday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Wednesday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Thursday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Friday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Saturday 10:00 to 17:00

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