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Posillipo

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Address: Naples, Italy
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US$30.77*
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Naples Seaside Bike Tour
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US$76.94*
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Naples City and Pompeii Half Day Sightseeing Tour
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Naples by Night Tour Including Pizza Dinner

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" Stunning"

We took the open top bus to Posillipo on a beautiful sunny day, the views are amazing as are the Villas and architectural buildings along the way.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the open top bus to Posillipo on a beautiful sunny day, the views are amazing as are the Villas and architectural buildings along the way.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Got to Posillipo mid-afternoon to enjoy the views, shops and restauranst! Such a beautiful and pretty town and so glad we came. Spent the afternoon eating and wandering along the pretty streets admiring the gorgeous shops all busy with visitors. Bought some lovely, locally made mementos and made our way back to Naples with our driver.

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Naples, Campania, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Take the Metro 2 line, stop in Mergellina, get an icecream before at Chalet Ciro, walk all the way up Via Posillipo (side by the sea) and enjoy the most beautiful view in front of the gulf of Naples and on the beautiful villas by the sea. It's also possible to swim in some points

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Istanbul, Turkey
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111 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

This is easily the best spot to enjoy the views of the Bay of Naples, Castel Dell'ovo, and Mount Vesuvius in the background. If you go at night, you can also enjoy the colourful houses that overlook the gulf with beautiful city lights. I'm not sure how one would get here using public transport; we drove here and contrary to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

This is a really well preserved amphitheatre, huge, and beautiful and you just wander around on your own - it really is special.

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Naples can be a tad unbearable during the Summer. Beautiful as the city is, the heat and humidity can make a walk to Centro Storico seem like hard labout. On days like that, don't hesitate to take the bus up the hill to Posillipo. The wind is refreshing, the view of Vesuvius and Capri great for pictures, you can actually... More 

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Belgrade, Serbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

We had no time to spend some more time in Posillipo, like being on the beach and take a bath, swim and other proper activities on the shore of the sea but we decided to make some longer ramble along the seaside and take the pictures of the fantastic views of the Naples Bay from this spot and further across... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Has a lovely day at beach great place to sunbathe and swim and play had a sunbeds and and snack bar serving drinks food and ice creams

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

beautiful place to be in summer, both in water or on the ground. visited posillipo this summer via boat and docked for few hours.. seem like a norm for a normal Italian summer. views are incredible, vesuvio, the city, the roman ruins... all of it

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Lagos, Portugal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

The GPS took me to a platform from which you have a great view of the bay of Naples and Vesuvius. Come here just before sunset for the best lighting. I was a bit early and, unfortunately, had to leave. I may stop by again on my way back in a week,

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