Underground Naples

This 3-hour Underground Naples tour takes you under the surface of the city in the company of a knowledgable guide to discover its hidden history.


  • 3-hour private walking tour with a professional art history guide in and around Naples’ archaeological sites
  • Experience Naples’ energetic historical city center
  • Descend down into ancient archaeological sites beneath Naples Cathedral (Duomo di San Gennaro) and the church of San Lorenzo Maggiore
  • Enjoy a personalized, educational and entertaining activity


Below the Surface: Tour Underground Naples

Follow a professional art historian deep down into the ancient underground world that remains frozen in time beneath the streets of Naples. This 3-hour private tour of underground Naples will allow you to explore the hidden ruins that reveal details of the city’s past. Your adventure will embark in the city center of Naples and then descend below ground to discover key locations such as the old Roman market beneath the Gothic church of San Lorenzo Maggiore and the ancient archaeological site just below Naples Cathedral (Duomo di San Gennaro).

By exploring the layers of the city you will come away with an understanding of how Italy is constructed on different levels and by descending below the surface it is possible to move through a real time machine back through the centuries. From modern to medieval to ancient, you will move underground in order to gain a deeper understanding of Naples’ complex history.

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