Tour Details

Duration: 10h

  • Confirmation of booking within 24h
  • Guide in Italian and English
  • Skip the line for the ticket office

Tour inclusions

  • Tour leader
  • Tickets for Catacombs of San Gennaro
  • Pizza experience
  • Pizza tasting

YOUR JOURNEY

The walking tour starts from the Capodimonte hill with the visit of the Catacombs of San Gennaro. Venturing into the bowels of the hill you will reach the Sanità district up to the Fontanelle cemetery. In the heart of the district it will be possible to visit the beautiful Basilica of Santa Maria della Sanità, also known as Church of San Vincenzo.

Moving forward Borgo dei Vergini you can see the historic San Felice and Moscati palaces, the latter is also known as Palazzo dello Spagnuolo (Spaniard’s palace).

Before the end of the walking tour, there will be a lunch break to taste the best street food from the Campania region right in the heart of the city.

In the early afternoon begins your experience as a pizza maker: an educational workshop to introduce the art of the Neapolitan pizza maker, recognized by UNESCO as an indisputable cultural heritage. After a welcome coffee there will be a demonstration followed by the preparation of the dough, the handling and cooking in the wood fired pizza oven. Once the pizza is ready you can taste it.

TOUR PLAN

The tour starts at 10:00 with the visit to the Catacombs of San Gennaro which lasts about 1h and 30 min. Then you will reach the Sanità district and visit the Fontanelle cemetery. The workshop starts at 16:00 and lasts about 4 hours. The tour finishes at 20:00.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  • Bring your walking shoes and an umbrella to shelter you from any rain
  • During the summer do not forget the sun cream and a hat to protect yourself from the sun.
  • Your visit to the Catacombs is best enjoyed with a light sweater (even in warmer periods): the temperature in the site varies from between 15 and 22° C.
  • The street food stop is NOT included in the package.

NOTES

  • Schedules can be approximate and customised on the basis of your needs but are subject to availability.
  • Following the booking we will send you more details about the tour (meeting place, name of the guide, etc.).
  • You can contact us before and after your reservation to communicate any preferences and / or needs such as: additional services, transfers, accommodation, food intolerances, guides or tour leader in different languages.