• Tour the streets of Naples and discover the history of local foods
• Wander through the city’s historic centre which was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995
• Sample some local delicacies along the way
The city of Naples is positioned on the waterside looking out towards the Gulf of Naples and famously neighbours the majestic Mount Vesuvius. Whilst the city is rich in art, history and culture it is also known for its exquisite local foods, that use local traditions and ingredients to create truly authentic Italian dishes, Naples was after all the founding city of pizza!
On this walking tour you’ll begin in the Piazza Dante (will be reconfirmed once in resort) where you’ll see Dante’s statue before you begin your tour of the cities food. You’ll discover the history behind local products as you wander the streets and sample local treats including Sfogliatella - a delicate pastry that originates from Naples. You’ll pass through the city’s historic centre which was declared a UNCESCO world heritage site in 1995 and see beautiful churches and architecture along the way.
Lasting around 3 hours this tour gives great insight into traditional cooking practices as well as the history and origins of famous local dishes.
We say: “Naples is famous for its food and its dramatic location at the foot of Mount Vesuvius. This tour is a fantastic opportunity to experience the food of the city as you pass by historic sites whilst sampling local treats.” Lara Crowe, Destination Executive
Price: From £77 per person
Duration: Approx. 3 hours
Start time: 11am approx.
Included: Walking tour of Naples, authorized guide, food tasting including: pizza (fried or wallet style), sfogliatella, baba, limoncello liquor and Neapolitan espresso
Not included: Hotel pickup and drop-off, extra food tasting, entrance to sites and museums
To pre-book your excursion, please call one of our Italy Experts. Please note that excursions operate seasonally and are subject to availability and minimum numbers. Start times and departure points shall be reconfirmed once in resort.