Guided tour

Naples: Guided Underground Tour with an Archaeologist

Naples: Guided Underground Tour with an Archaeologist

From US$ 50.86 per person

Explore the world's largest underground path on walking tour that takes you between Greek cisterns, Roman aqueducts, and WWII air shelters of Naples.

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Duration 2 hours
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Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Discover the hidden layers of Naples
  • Learn about the history of Naples
  • Move through time as you explore ancient cisterns and World War II-era bunkers
Full description

Embark on an archaeological journey through the vast underground 40 meters beneath the streets of Naples. Move through time past ancient cisterns, aqueducts, and World War II-era air raid shelters. Start your tour at Piazza San Gaetano. Go through Santa Maria Maggiore, one of the oldest churches in the city, to find the entrance to the underground. Go down to the ancient Greek cisterns carved into the hard stone.

Arrive at the lowest point on the route and walk through the tunnels to the ancient Roman water collection tanks. Move along a trail used by the Knights Templar during the Middle Ages before entering air-raid shelters from the 1940s.

  • Local guide
  • Professional archaeologist
  • Admission tickets to Roman Cistern Museum
  • Admission tickets to WWII Shelters Museum
  • The ticket to the underground
  • Food and drinks
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Meeting point

Meet your guide in front of the statue.

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What to bring

  • Packed lunch
  • Cash
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
  • Camera
  • Credit card
  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Pets (assistance dogs allowed)
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