Things to Do in Naples This Summer
In Naples, summer means long days, lots of sunshine, and an exhilarating slate of activities. From island trips to ancient ruins to Vespa tours, here are some of the best ways to make the most of a summer trip to sunny southern Italy.
Sample delicious street foods, includingsfogliatella (a sweet ricotta-filled pastry) and Neapolitan-style pizza, during afood tourof the city.
Take shelter from the midday sun inside thefresco-filled Naples Cathedral (Duomo di San Gennaro), the National Archaeological Museum of Naples, and the Sansevero Chapel (Museo Cappella Sansevero).
*Travel along the Amalfi Coast, a scenic region famed for its charming cliff-top towns and spectacular coastal scenery.
Take aboat trip out to the idyllic island of Capri, a favorite getaway of the rich and famous.
Zip around the UNESCO-listed center of Naples on avintage Vespa.
Enjoy the cool evening breeze and atmospheric streets during anighttime tour of Naples.
Inspect the perfectly preserved remnants of the Roman town ofPompeii, which was devastated by a volcanic eruption in AD 79.
Hike to thesummit of Mount Vesuviusand soak up the incredible views out over the Bay of Naples.
Taste limoncello andshop for locally made handicraftsin the Mediterranean resort town of Sorrento.