We take as a starting point Naples Garibaldi Square, home of the central railway station and bus terminal for most of the center. The tour ends in Victoria Square, a major bus station where you will find links to return to Piazza Garibaldi, or the different subway. So we start immediately immersing in the historical center of Naples, joined the list of World Heritage, a series so rich in monuments and works of art to be called Open Air Museum. From Piazza Garibaldi move towards the Corso Umberto, famous for being one of the landmarks of the Neapolitan shopping. Once in Piazza Nicola Amore turn towards reaching the Via Duomo cathedral or church of San Gennaro, which are the relics el'ampolla containing the blood of the saint and the underground basilica just opened to the public. Next to the cathedral we find the treasure of the Chapel of San Gennaro, where you can admire the treasures left by noble devotion to the Holy, Papi, famous people and ordinary people. After the first stage because of courts continue where we will find the churches of S. Lorenzo Maggiore, San Paolo Maggiore and San Gregorio Armeno with its monastery. This area is particularly famous for its Christmas markets among the most beautiful and interesting in the world. The shops are open all year and on the counters of pastors turns the classic characters of the nativity scene and the protagonists of politics and showbiz. If you have two hours available I recommend hiking the Naples underground passages in search of rich stories and legends. Continue because of the courts reaching Sansevero Chapel where you can admire one of the most beautiful and interesting works of the artistic world, the Veiled Christ by Giuseppe Sanmartino. The famous artist Antonio Canova, who declared that he was ready to give ten years of his life despite being the author of such a masterpiece. Gives us the idea of the extraordinary work. Leaving San Severo Chapel we head towards Via San Biagio dei Booksellers, also known as Spaccanapoli where you can admire the church of San Domenico Maggiore Church of Gesù Nuovo, where we find among other relics of St. Joseph Moscati, and the famous monastery Santa Clara. We continue our visit Spaccanapoli long until you cross Via Toledo, another landmark shopping Napoletano. We continue our walk in Toledo, perhaps catching a bit 'of energy in the famous pastry shops and pubs that are on the way to reach the Galleria Umberto, the famous shopping arcade built in Naples between 1887 and 1880. From the outputs of the Gallery you can reach Piazza Municipio and the Angevin, Via San Carlo, where is the namesake theater and Plebiscite Square headquarters of the most important shows held in the city. In this area there are two premises that have shaped the history of the Belle Epoque salon Margherita Napoletana, located in the Galleria Umberto and the Café Gambrinus. We continue our tour reaching Piazza del Plebiscite Royal Palace, built by the Spanish monarchs in 1600. The tour starts at the end, we continue to the famous Saint Lucia reaching the fishing village and Castel dell 'Ovo, after Castel Capuano, the oldest in the city of Naples and is one of the elements that stand out the most famous landscape in the Gulf. Can not miss dinner in the restaurant of a fishing village where you can admire the most beautiful view of the world. Before you reach Piazza Vittoria, where you can take public transportation to all destinations in the city, we recommend a walk along the famous Via Caracciolo.
How to arrive
from Capodichino Airport take bus direction Piazza Garibaldi then by train or bus
Railway Circumvesuviana line Naples-Pompei-Poggiomarino (stop Pompei Santuario);
Railway Ferrovie dello Stato - Line Napoli - Salerno (stop Pompei).
From Naples: SITA (Naples-Pompeii)
From Salerno: SITA (Salerno-Pompeii), CSTP # 4, CSTP Swift (highway)
From Rome: Marozzi Bus (Rome-Pompeii)
Take the A3 Naples-Pompeii-Salerno (exit Pompeii Ovest).
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