Naples Italy tours are some of the most popular of any offered in southern Italy. The city of Naples has a long and rich history that spans over 2,500 years, and it is located on one of the most picturesque bays in Europe, the Bay of Naples. You can imagine that there are many historic and cultural attractions in a city that contains so much history. To get tickets and find out information, your best bet is to visit the two main tourism offices in the city, located in the Piazza Gesu Nuovo train station as well as the Piazza Martiri.
Naples was originally founded as a Greek Colony around the eighth century BC. To do this day, you can see the remnants and ruins of the great civilizations of the ancient Romans and Greeks, especially in places like Pompeii and Herculaneum. Together with Naples islands tours and tours of the historic city center, tours of the ruins are easily some of the most popular amongst travelers to the capital city of the Campania region in southern Italy. Whether you are interested in taking Naples Italy boat tours, self-guided walking tours, or guided tours of the city, you are sure to have an amazing time.
The full-day Pompeii and Vesuvius Naples Italy tours are especially alluring for people interested in discovering more about this city that was obliterated in 79 AD. You will get to see the restored frescoes, artworks, everyday items, and even the remains of the human beings and animals that were frozen in time by the great eruption of Mount Vesuvius in the first century. It is not an inexpensive tour, but it is an all-day affair that includes transportation, meals and drinks. It is well worth the money to experience hiking to the top of Mount Vesuvius and seeing the ruins at Pompeii. There are also half-day Pompeii and Vesuvius tours.
Naples islands tours are also some of the most popular that are offered in the area. There are a wide variety of itineraries for these tours, including full tours of Ischia and Capri, as well as Naples Italy boat tours of the Amalfi Coast. There are also full-day excursions that explore Capri and Anacapri. This is a particularly charming tour that allows you to stroll the elegant gardens and coastline in Capri. You will be able to enjoy the quaint artisan shops, cafes, and boutiques on one of the most beautiful islands in the Mediterranean Sea. You also have the option of taking Naples Italy boat tours as far as Sicily or Sardinia. There are ferries and hydrofoils that conduct a wide variety of trips all over the region. If you want to sail around the Sorrento Peninsula for a day or two of exploring the gorgeous Amalfi Coast, you will have no trouble finding a tour that fits the bill.
One of the great things about the Naples islands tours is that you can get back and forth from Naples to the city center in just a few minutes. This is wonderful for people staying in the city who wish to experience the islands without having to spend a prohibitive amount on traveling there. There are other fantastic Naples Italy tours in the city itself. There are Segway tours of the historic district, guided tours of the city’s main attractions, including the Piazza del Plebiscito and the Castel dell'Ovo, and much more. It all simply depends upon what you are specifically interested in experiencing.