“Tell me what you eat, and I will tell you what you are.”
Naples is one of the most ancient cities in Europe. It was founded by the Greeks and ruled by many different countries – Romans, Byzantines, Germans, Normans, French, Spanish and Austrians – that left an indelible mark not only on the cultural heritage of the city but also on its food tradition!
Book your private Food Tasting Tour and discover Naples through some of its well-know delicacies! The best way to understand a foreign country is to smell and taste it!
Tasting Naples, private food tasting tour:
|INCLUDED||English Speaking Escort, Food and Drinks|
|MEETING PLACE||Naples Hotel, Cruise Terminal or Railway Station|
|KID FRIENDLY||Yes – however is a urban walking tour so kids will need to be looked after|
|WHEEL CHAIR FRIENDLY||No|
|DRESS CODE||Comfortable Shoes|
Your Private Food Tasting Tour of Naples will start from Naples Cruise Terminal or from any hotel in Naples. The tour is available from the Railway Station if you arrive by train from Rome or Sorrento. The itinerary will adapt accordingly.
During the walking tour you will experience the thrill of travelling through time, history, architecture and culture and you will be able to enjoy some of the most important monuments of one of the oldest cities in Europe. Your English Speaking Guide will bring you to some of the most beautiful areas and key locations: from the Royal Naples, the city’s modern heart, to the Historic Centre listed by Unesco as a World Cultural Heritage Site, this private excursion will take you to the boulevards, the churches, the squares, the narrow streets and the most prestigious buildings of the town such as the Royal Palace, the Maschio Angioino Castle, the Opera House, the Church of Santa Chiara and so on to fully appreciate Naples’s historic charm. The town offers indeed a wide range of places that can be visited according to your interests and feelings.
But food is part of Naples cultural heritage, spirit and identity. Your guide will accompany you off the beaten path, through the lively narrow streets and hidden corners of the town to let you immerse inside the food scene of one of the greatest culinary centers of Italy: with your ultimate food experience you will have the chance to taste traditional local specialties such as the rich coffee tradition of the well-known NEAPOLITAN ESPRESSO, the SFOGLIATELLA, a shell-shaped filled pastry or the BABÀ, a small briochelike dessert, both considered as the most popular delicacies of Naples bakery tradition. But also the TARALLO, local salty biscuit enriched with almonds and black pepper, the PIZZA MARGHERITA, the queen of Neapolitan and Italian food culture in the world and the RAGU’, a rich meat tomato sauce traditionally served on Sunday lunch by most of Neapolitan families.
Book your “Tasting Naples Private Tour” and you will experience the full flavor of Naples lifestyle, cuisine and heritage in a single excursion!
- Pick-up and drop-off in Naples Port, Train Station or Hotel
- Knowledgeable Local Tour Escort
- Insight of the Old Town, its Art and People
- Tasting of local delicacies
- Lunch included
- Shore Excursion to start on foot directly from the Cruise Terminal