Delicious Naples Street Food Tour
Get to know Naples just like a local through living and tasting it from the street. This private Naples street food tour takes you on guided stroll through its ancient squares peppered all the way by handpicked tastings from some of its most famous and authentic street food vendors. We have planned the best route for you to explore its traditions, beauty and secrets, not to mention the UNESCO recognized historic center of the city.
- Families with Kids
Delicious Naples Street Food Tour
What to Expect
Sample the sights, sounds, and tastes of Southern Italy and learn everything there is to know about Mediterranean culture through our Naples street food tour. With Baroque domes rising against the backdrop of Mt. Vesuvius, this southern Italian city is a treasure trove that will fill your senses. Embark on this mind and palate-opening experience sampling some of the most delectable flavors and sought after culinary delights that Naples has to offer.
This Naples street food tour is a rich cultural and gourmet experience offering much more than quick bites and photo-ops. Stroll off the beaten track exploring the real heart of Naples and the city’s historic market of Pignasecca, a thriving edible wonderland of vendors selling meat, fish, produce, and other staples to a mostly local clientele. Stop at authentic, handpicked vendors that will allow you to mingle with the Neapolitans themselves while your expert guide fills you with the stories that make Naples come to life.
If you thought you knew pizza, think again. Naples is home to so many original varieties that you’ll have a hard time choosing. Then pass to the savory ‘pagnutiello’, a symphony of fried seafood known as a ‘cuoppo’, or ‘cup’, due to the paper cone it is served in, or the ‘cuppetiello’, another succulent version that will make your mouth water. And if you have a sweet tooth, then you’re definitely in the right place, too! Naples is home to some of the best and most famous pastries in the world with such delicious creations as scrumptious ‘sfogliatelle’, rich ‘Baba’ soaked in rum or the epicurean ‘zeppole’, filled with custard, jelly or cream.
Our Naples street food tour explores not only a wide variety of traditional food but also the history of the city itself. Your journey will take you through narrow, picturesque alleys as they open onto elegant piazzas. Pass from Piazza del Gesù, with the splendid Spanish-style Baroque Church of Gesù Nuovo and incredibly sculpted monument dedicated to the Holy Virgin. Visit the ancient heart of the city along Spaccanapoli, one of its oldest streets, dividing it in half. Then it’s on to the scenic San Gregorio Armeno the street where is always Christmas!
Delight your senses on our Naples street food tour exploring the city historic center unique atmosphere and amazing architecture accompanied by savory bits of gastronomic culture! This fun and informative experience offers an authentic view of the real city of Naples many visitors are unlikely to see. Your perception of this exotic city will never be the same after you have cut through the myths and discovered why this city is so loved. This is truly Naples at its best.
- Local culture, history & food traditions
- Spanish Quarters
- Pignasecca Food Market
- Authentic Neapolitan street food vendors
- Traditional street food tastings
- Historic center of Naples
- Piazza del Gesù
- Spaccanapoli Street
- San Gregorio Armeno Street
What Is Included
- Private licensed professional local foodie guide
- 6 different street food tastings
What Is Not Included
- Additional food tastings & drinks
- Tips (optional)
- Anything not expressly mentioned as included
- This private tour is available on request Monday through Saturday.
- Mandatory Covid-19 Rules – Traveler Requirements starting from August 6, 2021 until further notice:
All participants who are over 6 years old are required to bring and wear a facemask.
In accordance with government guidelines, during the service all participants must maintain a safety distance of 1 meter from other people.
All participants who are over 12 years old must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 15 days before the activity starts, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative Covid-19 PCR test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts.
All participants who are over 12 years old must bring and present a valid government-issued photo ID (e.g. passport, driver’s license, etc.) matching the vaccination or test results.
Those who will not present the required documents will not be entitled to any credit or refund. For more information about how the rules may apply to you, read here.or consult the Italian embassy in your country.
Good to Know
- During the booking process, tell us if you have any dietary restrictions or allergies. Our team will work with you to ensure you get the most out of your experience.
- While the area is very flat, please make sure to wear comfortable shoes for walking and if rain is in the forecast we recommend that you bring an umbrella as you will be outside for most of the tour.
- During the warmest months of the year, a sun protection is also advisable.
- This tour is not suitable for wheelchair users or those with impaired mobility.
How to Book Your Private Tour
- Send Us Your Inquiry
Fill out the tour inquiry form and we will respond with availability and price quote.
- Payment Policy
Full payment by credit card is required to make a reservation. We use industry leader Stripe for all card transactions.
- Tour Voucher
Within two business days of payment, we will email you a voucher with all the booking details. Such email constitutes your proof of purchase.
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Delicious Naples Street Food Tour
As ever, we put health and safety first. Since the first wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, all of our tours comply with the necessary safety and security regulations as per local guidelines. As long as the Covid-19 emergency persists, here what you can expect during your tour:
Social Distancing – Appropriate distance between guide and clients during the tour in accordance with government guidelines.
Guest Guidelines – Clients are expected to bring their own facemask and are required to wear them for the duration of the tour.
Temperature checks will also take place at tour venues; if your temperature is above 37.5°C (99.5° F) you will not be able to attend the tour.