CONFERENCE TOURS

We are pleased to offer the following tours as part of the delegate & accompanying guest packages – please ensure that you indicate that you would like to attend one or more of the tours when you register online and detail any special dietary requirements.

Walking Tour (Delegates & accompanying guests)

Monday 14 May 2018 – 17.00 – 19.00

An unforgettable journey to the heart of Naples, discovering the most fascinating corners and listening to the most curious and intriguing anecdotes of the city. In Piazza del Gesù Nuovo, you will be enchanted by the eighteenth-century spire and visit the Church of the Gesù Nuovo and Basilica of Santa Chiara, two of the most typical examples of Neapolitan Christianity. You will continue through Spaccanapoli, which bisects the heart of Naples, until getting to Piazza San Domenico, where is located the second spire of the city and surrounded by noble palaces of the great Neapolitan families. You will arrive in San Gregorio Armeno, the “street of cribs” and the heart of the nativity handicraft. You will end your walk savoring the famous coffee of the oldest and most famous cafè in Naples, the Gambrinus, located next to Piazza del Plebiscito, the San Carlo Theatre and the Galleria Umberto I. It will be a unique experience to smell the odor and taste the real Neapolitan coffee and take part in a ritual that is repeated every day, always the same for centuries, accompanied from the tasting of a typical Neapolitan sfogliatella.

The tour will include the following:

  • Transport by bus
  • Authorized Touristic Guide
  • Coffee break
  • Headset

Tour (Accompanying guests)

Tuesday 15 May 2018 – 09.00 – 13.00

The guide will lead you along a classic route of historical interest, with destination Pompeii.

Ancient city of Oscan origin, few years after being damaged by a violent earthquake, it was completely buried under a cascade of lava and ash during the great eruption of Vesuvius in AD 79. The excavations, which began in the ‘700, have uncovered priceless relics, that leave a deep admiration in the visitors. The tour starts at “Porta Marina”, through which you access to the Forum, the center of political and economic life of the city, dominated by the Temple of Jupiter and the Basilica, the most monumental public building in Pompeii. Continuing along Via Abundance, flanked by houses and “workshops” of commercial activity, you can admire the Hunting House, the House of the Faun, the noble private residence and the Baths. Time at disposal for light lunch in a local restaurant in Pompeii.

At the end, return to Naples.

The tour will include the following:

  • Transport by bus & parking
  • Authorized Touristic Guide
  • Pompeii excavations entrance fee
  • Light lunch in a local restaurant (Pompeii)
  • Headset