Naples is a legendary city!
No one that stops in Naples can miss a walking through the historical center with its monuments, churches, museums, smells and people!
With this 3 hours walking tour I'll show you the best spots and I'll explain you the incredible history of Neapolis that started with the ancient Greeks at the end of the VII century B. C.
You will discover the tracks of civilizations as Byzantins, Normans, Anjous, Aragons and also royal families as Bourbons and Savoys.
In this walking tour we will see the monumental area and the historical center of Naples.
We will start to see the facade of the "Castel Nuovo", one of the 5 castles in Naples, built in Norman period.
We will move to "Piazza del Plebiscito" to admire the facade of the Royal Palace, restored in the Bourbons time by the architect Vanvitelli.
Not far from the Royal Palace I'll show you a great view of the Bay of Naples, with islands, volcano and castle!
After that we'll walk through the Gallery of Savoy time built in iron and glass in neoclassical style.
In the historical center we will admire the different architectonic styles of churches and building from X to XVII centuries.
If we have time we can decide to visit the Museum of Cappella San Severo that conserve an outstanding statue in marble of the "Veiled Christ" or we can also continue to the characteristic street San Gregorio Armeno, where craftsmen produce terracotta shepards for the famous neapolitan nativity scenes.
My guidance and assistance as your private historic guide.
Entrance fees, food and transportations.
If you need extra hours of guided tour and/or a private transportation (sedan or minivan) with a professional driver don't hesitate to ask me
I’m an archeologist and an authorized guide of Campania Region I obtained bachelor degree in Cultural Heritage, master degree in Classical Archaeology and the diploma of Post-Graduate School in Archeological Heritage. I’m an authorized guide of Campania Region since 2011 and also I worked like archaeologist in all around the Mediterranean sea: Populonia (Livorno, Italy), Paestum (Salerno, Italy), Olbia de Provance (Hyères, Var –France), Efestia (Lemnos, Greece), Phaistos, (Crete, Greece). Since I was a child I loved history of ancient Greeks and Romans and also the Art history from the Middle Age to the Avanguardie of the ‘900. I live in Salerno a characteristic sea town located between the paradise of Amalfi Coast and the charming Cilento. I'm going to offer my knowledge in the art-historical and archaeological field for anyone who wants to understand and investigate the incredible richness of the Campania Region. Together we will discover the secrets of ancient Greeks and Romans that already in the past they knew the incomparable beauty of this places. With me you will know also other ancient civilizations and royal families, like Lombards, Normans, Anjous, Aragons and Bourbons, that ruled and enriched the Region with Monuments of incredible beauty and historic value. I collaborate with Slow Food (an international movement that strives to preserve traditional and regional cuisine and encourages farming of plants, seeds and livestock characteristic of the local ecosystem) and so I organize specific tours to those who want to discover the authentic pleasures of wine and food. Full profile ⋅ Leave a Review
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