Naples: City Center Walking Tour with Underground Naples

Naples, Italy
Transfer to NAPLES UNDERGROUND with entrance ticket

From USD 84.40

Price varies by group size

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Free cancellation
Up to 24 hours in advance.
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


See the hidden world that lies underneath Naples' city streets with this half-day tour of Naples Underground. Follow an expert guide through underground tunnels in the heart of Naples, some dating back 2,400 years. Take an unforgettable journey back in time on this tour.
  • Descend 40 meters below modern Naples' streets to explore the network of caves and tunnels
  • See evidence of the ancient city in the ruins of a Greek-Roman aqueduct
  • See a cavern used as a water cistern starting in the 4th century
  • Walk through tunnels once used as air raid shelters in World War II
  • Visit the ruins of an ancient Roman theater

What's Included

  • Professional guide
  • Entrance ticket to Naples Underground tour
  • Gratuities
  • Private transportation

Meeting And Pickup

Meeting points

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End point

  • Vico Cinquesanti
    Vico Cinquesanti, 80138 Napoli NA, Italy

What To Expect

Piazza del Gesu Nuovo

15 minutesAdmission Ticket Free


25 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

Via San Gregorio Armeno

30 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

Via dei Tribunali

15 minutesAdmission Ticket Not Included

Underground Naples

1 hour 30 minutesAdmission Ticket Included

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for anyone claustrophobic
  • Minimum age is 4 years
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

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Traveller Tips

The meeting place is a bit difficult to find for visitors, but the trip is interesting.


116 reviews
Total review count and overall rating based on Viator and Tripadvisor reviews
Reviews by Viator travellers.
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A scam
mary_r, Sept 2023
We were taken to a shop off the tour, to buy food and alcohol and cheese to be sent to us $446.00 worth. They did not send what we ordered and what they sent was spoiled. The tour operator got fired for the scam she was running with the shop owner. It was not a good tour, now we are trying to get our money back but not getting much help from Viator.
Great introduction to Napoli
Annamaria_M, Sept 2023
Mara, our guide was great. She gave an historical overview above ground which provided great context for what we saw below ground. I recommend this tour for people who enjoy history, architecture and art.
Well worth the trip
Gordon_M, July 2023
Great guides and a very knowledgeable guides, underground fascinating. Well worth ticket price. Underground also worth the cool down.
Okay but they don’t pick you up
holly_a, June 2023
The problem was it took an hour to get to the meeting place. We also never saw the only thing we wanted to see. The underground part was completely overwhelmed by tourists. The guide was excellent but the plan was flawed.
Response from Host, June 2023
Ciao, thanks for the review! :) However, the pickup is not included in the program! See you next time! Ciao.
Fantastic underground!
Barbara_E, May 2023
Very knowledgeable guide Giovanni did a wonderful job & gave very informative information about everything we saw. The Naples Underground was special. The guide in the underground was also excellent. So happy we took this tour
Response from Host, June 2023
Thanks for the nice review! See you next time!
Interesting Experience
YurkShan_N, Aug 2019
The meeting place is a bit difficult to find for visitors, but the trip is interesting. We are all exciting while walking through those narrow long tunnels. The guild was good and gave us enough information to understand the underground world of Napoli. Worth to visit!
Response from Host, Aug 2019
Thanks for your review! See you soon! :)
Bad description; nothing beyond basic tour.
CaptMikeH, Mar 2019
Interesting, but just buy ticket at the door. No mention of pizza or anything else. Had to double-check to see we were even on the right tour.
Not properly advertised
Thomas S, Oct 2018
There are two Underground Tours in Naples, both starting from the same Piazza. The above picture is used by the other tour as a lead picture. It is not seen on the tour sold by this presentation. Indeed, we were sold a tour including a pizza only to discover the pizza location was not open on Wednesday. To make matters worse, the on-site tour operator sent us across town to another pizza place, which was also closed on Wednesday. Based on the problems, Viator did refund the tour cost. Thank you - but others should be aware of the misrepresentation in the tour itself and the pizza place being closed on Wednesday.
Underground tour naples
Michelle_D, June 2018
No optional transport and no pizza.Very unhsppy with the arrangement,there was no possibility to get a voucher for the pizza
Delightfully fun tour and worth...
Heidi O, May 2018
Delightfully fun tour and worth seeing. There are a lot of steps and some tight passages, so be aware that you need to be comfortable climbing all the steps, okay in the dark and able to get through tight spots. The only thing I would change is that our group was right in front a group of school children. The children were loud at times and would push ahead to border our group - making it hard to hear our guide at times or enjoy the setting. I suggest that if school groups are going, there be more space between them and other groups - also maybe they need more chaperones to ensure the students are respectful of others.
Our tour guide Maria was excellent...
Clare G, Mar 2018
Our tour guide Maria was excellent. Well worth going to see the history of the old Naples and to hear the stories, especially the Nuns.
Well organised and very interesting...
JULIE S, Dec 2017
Well organised and very interesting. Our guide was excellent. This is a very popular tour and there were lots of other groups going round at the same time as ours. The lighting was atmospheric and gave a real sense of what it would have been like to work and live in the tunnels and caverns. Really enjoyed it.
Amazing! Gives another dimension to...
T Hill, Nov 2017
Amazing! Gives another dimension to Naples! Highly recommend this tour. Just beware of 120 steps each way to climb!
We all had a great time being shown...
Chris, Nov 2017
We all had a great time being shown round by an informative and excellent guide. My only slight disapointment was the end at the remains of the theatre as I had thought there was more of it left but there is only the below under stage rooms and corridors, a model of the old theatre and what remains would have been helpful in the last room of the tour. It is fascinating to see how the People of Naples have adapted and merged there working and living space with the old Theatre and tunnels. I highly recommend a visit this was one of my best tours of our trip.
It was great to have booked the tour...
A Jane T, Oct 2017
It was great to have booked the tour and be escorted to the front of the queue ready for the tour we were scheduled to attend. No waiting around. Cannot fault the fault the service.
Great tour, was very interesting and...
Michelle R, Oct 2017
Great tour, was very interesting and really enjoyed.
I didn't know what to expect when I...
William P, Oct 2017
I didn't know what to expect when I first read about this tour but I can say it was awesome. The adventure of exploring a system first built by the Greeks over 2000 years ago was beyond description. Our tour guide was well informed and nice as well.
We were on a cruise and booked this...
Margaret M, Oct 2017
We were on a cruise and booked this tour on line and not through the ship. We were met at the port by Dinneround and brought to the tour. The driver was on time and we went to the head of the line when we got there. The tour itself lasted about 1-1/2 hours. The history was very interesting. There were some tight spots but it was worth it. PM
Highlight of our trip! The only thing...
David M, Oct 2017
Highlight of our trip! The only thing worth seeing in Naples ...
Greatly informative and the guide...
Tasha_K, Oct 2017
Greatly informative and the guide from Napoli Sotterranea is brilliant. However this is not actually a Viator tour. You can simply walk in and buy a ticket on the spot as long as you arrive before they start their tours.

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