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Around the origin of our Catacombs much has been discussed, they were simpleburial and never were quarries or underground ways; the first note of the monumentis repeated since the death of St. Agrippino our bishop in the II century, when hisbody was...more
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Via di Capodimonte 13, 80100, Naples, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We heard about the place from a friend. We've got there and were amaized ! First of all, the place is handled and organized by privet people and not by the government. I can't understand why. Secondly, this is a muster piece of history. You...More

Thank Ruth R
Reviewed 4 days ago

Having read about this in Departures Magazine and having been told by everyone to avoid Naples, I thought this would be an excellent way to make a visit to a city that probably too many people avoid. This catacomb, and its treasured frescos are owned...More

Thank Barry L
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great to do on a hot day but quite a tiring uphill walk - better to take a bus if possible. Very comprehensive tour (there is a separate English tour) from knowledgeable guide. Ticket price also includes other catacomb sites and good idea to combine...More

Thank Sarah E
Reviewed 1 week ago

These underground catacombes are incredible to see, chesp to visit & the tour guides are very well informed. Great way to keep cool in summer too!

Thank Della C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly office staff (we booked on line but missed our tour due to struggles with buses, and we were switched to the next tour with a smile). Cafe offered teenager friendly drinks and snacks. English or Italian language tours friendly informative and interesting. Well worth...More

Thank JaneofPettsWood
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can only visit the catacombs on a guided tour and they are a long uphill walk from the centre of Naples but definitely worth the effort. Our tour guide was passionate about the significance of San Gennaro and conducted the tour of the catacombs...More

1  Thank DBBristol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really worth the visit here. The tour guides are knowledgeable and tell you a lot about the catacombs, and they explain everything in good detail. It is very cool inside and a good way to escape the heat. There are no bones but you can...More

Thank Ryan M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We turned up half an hour early with tickets purchased from the website. Vouchers sent through via email in Italian and downloaded onto phone with barcode showing. At 10am we joined the group at the ticket entrance and heard we would be split into an...More

2  Thank Morgan B
THeHoLYMiLe, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Catacombe di San Gennaro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Morgan, thank you so much for your feedback. We are sorry to hear that you had trouble with the online tickets. It is a new purchase option, developed with a partner organization, that was introduced recently, and therefore needs to be customized and refined.Thanks...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So worth it.learned a ton and these people have created these jobs for themselves! They will explain at the end of the tour but essentially the catacombs are there but it took a hearty effort by the staff to learn and build the tourism of...More

Thank meli_nicole
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We escaped the summer heat, heading underground for this very interesting tour with a charming guide who spoke very good English. There are no skeletons as these were all removed to the cemetery by Napoleon, so it’s just the chambers and history. My children found...More

2  Thank Travelswithmyboys
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Lozza_H_07
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Response from David L | Reviewed this property |
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morganwlyons
13 November 2016|
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Response from THeHoLYMiLe | Property representative |
you don't have to book your tour, just come and enjoy our guided tour planned every hour ;)
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gaynor1111
6 October 2016|
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Yes, about 45-55 steps in total.
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