Guided tour

Naples: Old Town and Veiled Christ Tour

Activity provider: Naples Grand Tour

Naples: Old Town and Veiled Christ Tour

Activity provider: Naples Grand Tour
Likely to sell out
Likely to sell out

From US$ 48.31 per person

Discover some of the oldest and most historic landmarks in Naples on a guided tour. Finish the tour with entrance to the Veiled Christ, one of the most remarkable sculptures in the world.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Reserve now & pay later
Reserve now & pay later to book your spot without any charges today. Learn more
Duration 3 hours
Check availability to see starting times.
Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Explore the streets of Naples on a guided tour and discover some of the oldest landmarks in the city
  • Walk down the "Spaccanapoli" in the heart of the historic center
  • Enjoy a break in a local bar for a traditional Neapolitan coffee
  • Enter the Sansevero Chapel to see the famous Veiled Christ marble sculpture
Full description

Embark on a guided walking tour of Naples and admire city highlights, including the San Giorgio Maggiore Church and the Nile God Statue. See the Veiled Christ at Sansevero Chapel and hear the history behind each turn from your guide.

Start your tour at the entrance to the Cathedral of Naples. Discover a prime example of Neapolitan Gothic and Baroque architecture, which houses the relic of the Blood of San Gennaro, the patron saint of the city.  Explore some of the oldest streets of Naples and make your way to the archaeological area of Carminiello and Mannesi. Learn about the ancient ruins discovered in the area after a bombing raid in 1943.

Continue to the basilica church of San Giorgio Maggiore, which has a history dating back to the 4th century AD. See evidence of its early-Christian origins, such as the ancient apse that later became the entrance of the current church.  Make your way along Via San Biagio Dei Librai, colloquially known as "Spaccanapoli." Take in the scents, colors, and sounds of the long narrow street that runs through the heart of the historic center of Naples.

On Via San Gregorio Armeno, the historic site of the craft workshops of the city, enjoy a short coffee break in one of the most famous bars in the area. See a lock of hair of Diego Maradona, an icon of Napoli's football team. Next, see the Nile God Statue located in Piazza Nilo, which is dated from the 2nd or 3rd century AD. Arrive at the scenic Piazza San Domenico Maggiore, named after the Dominican Basilica that surrounds it.

Discover one of the most beautiful and largest churches in Naples, which remains a reference point for the chronological, political, and artistic history of the city.

Last stop will be at Sansevero Chapel, which houses one of the most remarkable sculptures in the world, the Veiled Christ. Admire the stunning intricate detail of this marble sculpture created by Giussepe Sanmartino in 1753 to finish your tour of Naples.

  • Guided tour
  • Entrance tickets to Sansevero Chapel
  • Neapolitan coffee
  • Souvenirs
  • Snacks
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

Select participants and date



Meeting point

Meet your guide at Piazza Bellini, next to the statue in the middle of the square.

Open in Google Maps ⟶
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 178 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
  • Transportation
  • Value for money

Sort by:

Traveler type:

Star rating:

It was a great experience. Together with my family we were guided through the historic center of Naples by Raffaele Romano, a professional like few others, very well prepared on the whole history of Naples. At the beginning of the tour they immediately understood that we were lucky to find a tour guide like Raffaele who, with his passion for his work, explained to us in detail all the anecdotes related to the alleys and alleys of the city. The tour then ended in the best possible way, in the Chapel of San Severo with the vision of one of the most beautiful, evocative and incredible works of art in the world, the Veiled Christ.

Read more

December 25, 2021

Hello, I would not like to make a disgrace to the other guides that I have not had the opportunity to know .. but I can only point out Livio! Thanks Livio for the wonderful Sunday afternoon (not from the meteorological point of view) that you passed on to me and my family. With your wise lightness in describing Naples, you made us love it right away. Thanks again. Giorgio M.

Read more

December 1, 2021

Tour from the old city and Cristo Velato I recommend this half-day tour to discover some of the oldest monuments of the city, the Cathedral which houses the relic of the blood of San Gennaro, Spaccanapoli, San Gregorio Armeno with the artisan shops, Chapel of San Severo to see the Veiled Christ. A special thanks to our very well prepared and very nice guide ALESSANDRA with whom we spent a very pleasant afternoon between Neapolitan history and anecdotes!

Read more

November 17, 2021

Product ID: 377729