Naples, a city in southern Italy, sits on the Bay of Naples. Nearby is Mount Vesuvius, the still-active volcano that destroyed nearby Roman town Pompeii.
Naples has centuries of important art and architecture. The city’s cathedral, the Duomo di San Gennaro, is filled with frescoes.
Is is Italy’s third-largest city is one of its oldest, most artistic and most delicious. Naples is the most famous and the most beautiful city of southern Italy.
Museo Archeologico Nazionale
The Museo Archeologico Nazionale is the most important museum of the city. It was established during the 18th century and includes amazing Roman and Greek artefacts, mosaics and remains from Pompeii!
Certosa e Museo di San Martino
The Certosa di San Martino is a wonderful former monastery complex built during the 14th century by the Carthusian Order. It forms the landmark of the city and today it houses a great museum with Neapolitan paintings!
The Cappella Sansevero is a marvellous chapel located in the historic centre of Naples. It was built during the 16th century and houses many amazing paintings of famous artists, as well as some breathtaking sculptures!
Palazzo Reale di Capodimonte
The Palazzo Reale di Capodimonte is the most wonderful palace in Naples. Its construction originally started in 1738 and ended a century later.
The Duomi di Napoli, or Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta, is the main church of the city, dedicated to San Gennaro, the patron saint of the city.
Complesso Monumentale di Santa Chiara
Santa Chiara is a wonderful religious complex that contains the church of Santa Chiara, a monastery and an archaeological museum.
Galleria di Palazzo Zevallos Stigliano
The Galleria di Palazzo Zevallos Stigliano is an amazing art house located in the palace of the same name in the centre of Naples.
Teatro San Carlo
The Teatro San Carlo is considered as the oldest opera house in the whole country. It was built in 1737 and has hosted the most amazing performances of opera, ballet and symphonic orchestras!