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Naples & Ischia Tours

One day tours of Naples and Ischia inspired by Elena Ferrante's Neapolitan Novels

 

Half-Day and Full Day tours of Naples and Ischia Inspired by Elena Ferrante's Neapolitan Novels

 

 
 
Elena Ferrante Day Tour Naples

Tour 1: Elena Ferrante's Naples, 4 hours

This half-day tour of Naples includes a private taxi and guide who will meet you at your hotel. Francesca will bring you to the Rione Luzzatti where the Neapolitan Novels begin. You'll see the church, the library, the elementary school and the infamous tunnel. Together you'll visit Piazza dei Martiri where Lila had her shoe salon, the street where the girls attended the party hosted by Professor Galiani and the Vomero where Elena lived in a house paid for by Nino. You'll also see the Liceo Garibaldi where Elena went to high school and the richest areas of Posillipo where Michele Solara built his house. Your guide is a native Neapolitan and an art historian. The tour also includes two digital copies of our forthcoming guidebook to Elena Ferrante's Naples. 

$375 excluding tips. (1-4 people)

 
Elena Ferrante Ischia Tour

Tour 2- Elena Ferrante's Ischia, 3 and 1/2 hours

Meet your private guide and driver at Ischia port. Drive across Casamicciola Terme (mentioned in "My brilliant friend) and stop for photographs in Lacco Ameno, Forio Soccorso's church (mentioned in "The Story of a New Name"), Citara's beach and Cuotto village (mentioned in "The Story of a New Name") and take a walk in the beautiful village of Sant'Angelo. In the second part of the tour we will drive inland with stops for photographs in Serrara Fontana at the foot of Mount Epomeo ( (mentioned in "The Story of a New Name"), Barano and Maronti beach (( mentioned in "My Brilliant Friend). Last stop for photographs will be near the iconic Castello Aragonese and Ischia Ponte village. 

$300, excluding tips, ferry from Naples to Ischia (1-4 people)

 
Ischia day tour Elena Ferrante

Tour 3- Elena Ferrante's Ischia, 6 hours

Meet your guide and driver at Ischia Port. Drive Casamicciola Terme ( mentioned in "My Brilliant Friend) and stop for photographs in Lacco Ameno, Forio Soccorso's church (mentioned in "The Story of a New Name"), Citara's beach and Cuotto village (mentioned in "The Story of a New Name") and take a walk in the beautiful village of Sant'Angelo. Stop for lunch at a beautiful restaurant by the sea in Sant'Angelo where you can enjoy a delicious fresh sea food/fish meal (lunch not included in the rate, different menus available) In the second part of the tour, drive inland with stops for photographs in Serrara Fontana at the foot of Mount Epomeo ( (mentioned in "The Story of a New Name"), Barano and Maronti beach ( mentioned in "My Brilliant Friend). Last stop for photographs will be near the iconic Castello Aragonese and Ischia Ponte village. The tour ends back to ischia port in time for your departure back to Naples.

$400, excluding tips excluding tips, ferry from Naples to Ischia. (1-4 people)