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Free Walking Tour of Naples
Activities in Naples

Free Walking Tour of Naples

  • English English
  • 2 hours

Let yourself be captivated by the historic city of Naples on this free walking tour. Discover ancient castles, picturesque piazzas and impressive churches with an expert English-speaking guide.

Free Walking Tour of Naples

Your free walking tour of Naples will begin at 10:30 am at the main entrance to the Castel Nuovo or "New Castle", as this Medieval fortress is ironically known. Also called the Maschio Angioino, or Angevin Keep, the 13th century fort has seen wars, lootings and even papal elections.

Follow your expert English-speaking guide deep into the historic streets of the city, ready to be amazed at their legendary past and spectacular monuments. Not far from the castle, you'll find the Teatro di San Carlo, which served as inspiration for many other opera houses in Europe.

One of the most famous squares in Naples awaits you on your next stop: the Piazza del Plebiscito. Admire the impressive façades of the San Francesco di Paola Basilica and the Royal Palace of Naples, two of the city's most important monuments. You'll hear all about their history as you stroll around this enormous plaza.

Delve further into Naples' history next as you enter the Quartieri Spagnoli, or Spanish Quarter, a lively district of the city. Wander down Via Toledo and explore the Pignasecca Market to get a real feel for authentic daily life in southern Italy.

The Church of Gesù Nuovo, with its curious textured façade, and Piazza San Domenico await you for the final stop on your route, before your free walking tour of Naples comes to end at 12:30 pm next to the Obelisk of San Domenico.

You decide the price!

Our tour guides work exclusively for tips received from visitors. At the end of the tour, you'll be invited to pay them the price you think their service deserves.

Groups

It is not possible to book this free walking tour for groups of more than 6 people. If you're a larger group, we recommend reserving our Private Guided Tour of Naples.

Other free tours of Naples

Looking for more free walking tours in Naples? If you'd like to explore the city's ancient history, we recommend our Free Walking Tour of Naples Old Town, and if you'd like to discover it's most beautiful viewpoints and streets, check out our Free Tour of Naples Viewpoints & Vicoli.

Price

Per person
Free walking tour in English
Free

Free walking tour in English

  • Per person

    Free

More Information

Duration

2 hours.

Language English

The tour includes an English speaking guide, but the tour can sometimes be carried out in two languages.

Included

English speaking guide with expert knowledge of Naples' history.

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.

You can book up until the previous day (10:30 AM local time) if there are still places available.

Ticket

Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.

Frequently asked questions

  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

If you still have more questions, check out our section on frequently asked questions. If you need help to book an activity or have any enquiries, please contact us.

Accessibility

No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).

Free!

Meeting point

Castel Nuovo.

Cancellations

If you are not able to attend the tour, please cancel your reservation in the control panel, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.