1 star rating: I do not recommend this 1 Reviews

Add your review

  • Address: Piazza del Plebiscito, Naples
  • Hours: Thurs-Tues 9am - 8pm. Closed Wednesdays, Dec 25, and Jan 1.
  • Admission: €5.50

Naples ATTRACTIONS See all

Palazzo Reale (Royal Palace)

Palazzo Reale was the royal palace located in downtown Naples, still the heart of Naples today. Built around 1600 when Naples was under Spanish rule, it was not completed for two centuries. Inside, a beautiful double staircase leads you up to the royal apartments which these days house the palace's museum of furnishings and etc. Don't miss the huge 18th century nativity scene in the Cappella Reale (Royal Chapel). The Palazzo Reale also houses the national library which contains thousands of papyrus scrolls found at Herculaneum and the remains of a 5th century Coptic bible.

The palace is situated on the elegant Piazza Plebiscito, the largest square in Naples and named after the vote in 1870 which brought Naples into the unified Kingdom of Italy. The palace makes up one side of this square, alongside the domed church of San Francesco di Paolo and the elegant curve of Doric columns.

Practical Info

The CS bus to Piazza Trieste e Trento will take you to the Palazzo Reale. You will need ID to enter the library.

Tours & Tickets

See all

Best Naples City and Pompeii Half-Day Sightseeing Tour from Sorrento

4 star rating: Recommended 30 Reviews

See southern Italy's highlights in one day on a combined Naples city tour and visit to the world-famous site of Pompeii. This guided tour is the best way to ...  Read more

Location: Sorrento, Italy
Duration: 6 hours (approx.)

From USD $99.04

Small Group Naples City Sightseeing Tour

4 star rating: Recommended 27 Reviews

Discover the legendary city of Naples on a personal small group tour by minibus. Led by a knowledgeable and professional guide, this small group morning tour ...  Read more

Location: Naples, Italy
Duration: 2 hours (approx.)

From USD $34.95

Naples Segway Tour

Discover the sights of the largest city in southern Italy on this 3-hour Naples Segway tour. Glide through the streets on a self-balancing electric Segway, and ...  Read more

Location: Naples, Italy
Duration: 3 hours (approx.)

From USD $115.35

Naples City Walking Tour

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 17 Reviews

Follow an informative guide on a morning or afternoon Naples walking tour to discover the city’s historical sights, buzzing plazas and cultural delights. ...  Read more

Location: Naples, Italy
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes (approx.)

From USD $46.61

Naples City and Pompeii Half Day Sightseeing Tour

4.5 star rating: Recommended 117 Reviews

See Southern Italy's highlights in one day on this combined Naples and Pompeii sightseeing tour. Visit top Naples attractions including Naples Cathedral, the ...  Read more

Location: Naples, Italy
Duration: 5 hours (approx.)

From USD $81.56

5-Day Italy Trip: Pompeii, Capri, Naples and Sorrento

4.5 star rating: Recommended 5 Reviews

Leave Rome and discover Naples, the Amalfi Coast and the island of Capri! Combining excursions with ample free time to explore at leisure, the 4-night tour is ...  Read more

Location: Rome, Italy
Duration: 5 days (approx.)

From USD $883.17

6-Day Rome and Southern Italy Tour Including Naples, Pompeii and Amalfi Coast

3.5 star rating: Worth doing 6 Reviews

Discover Rome and southern Italy on this exciting 6-day tour with an expert guide, 4-star accommodation included! Spend two nights in Rome and get to know the ...  Read more

Location: Rome, Italy
Duration: 6 days (approx.)

From USD $728.21

See all

Viator uses cookies to improve your experience on our website. Learn more about how we use cookies and how to change your cookie settings | Close message