Plan your Visit

Discover Rione Sanità and the catacombs of Naples, participate in a project for the redevelopment of one of the most beautiful districts in the city.

Today monday 2 october
We are open from 10 to 17

We are closed on Wednesday and December 25th.
Booking required.

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11,00 €
Under 18
5,00 €
Students/Over 65/Security force
7,00 €
Under 6
Disabled (accesso per disabili motori temporaneamente interdetto)
Accompanying person
7,00 €
Groups (min. 20 partecipanti)
from 7,00 €
from 5,00 €
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Guided tours every hour

Catacombs of San Gennaro

Catacombs of San Gennaro

Via Capodimonte, 13
entrance next to the Basilica Madre del Buon Consiglio

Opening times

From Monday to Sunday from 10:00 to 17:00
(last admission 17:00 – closed on wednesday)

Catacombs of San Gaudioso

Catacombs of San Gaudioso

Via Sanità, 123.
entrance next to the church of Santa Maria della Sanità Basilica

Opening times

From Monday to Sunday from 10:00 to 13:00
(last admission 13:00 – closed on wednesday)

Tours every Saturday and Sunday

The Holy Mile (Miglio Sacro)

The Holy Mile (Miglio Sacro)

Stroll through the heart of Naples, among the hidden treasures of Rione Sanità.

The tour departs every Saturday and Sunday at 9:00


Ticket offices

The main entrance and ticket office of the Catacombs of Naples are in the Madre del Buon Consiglio Basilica, Via Capodimonte 13: the tour begins with the Catacombs of San Gennaro.
However, if you prefer to start from San Gaudioso, we have a ticket booth next to Basilica of Santa Maria della Sanità, Via Sanità, 123.

For information

Phone: +39 081 744 3714


Reservations are required for groups of at least 20 participants, both for the guided tour of the catacombs and for the Holy Mile.
The rates for tours of the Catacombs are:

  • One catacomb: 7 €/person (Min. 20 participants)
  • Two catacombs: 9 €/person (Min. 20 participants)

For information

Ph./Fax: +39 081 744 3714


Rates for the Holy Mile

Experience this guided tour to discover the beauty of Rione Sanità, through history and interesting facts.

  • Adult ticket: 17 €
  • Under 18/Students/Over 65: 13 €
  • Under 6/Disabled: free
  • Accompanying person: 13 €
  • Groups: 13 €/person

For information

Ph./Fax: +39 081 744 3714



The rates for schools vary depending on the type of visit:

  • Miglio Sacro: 10 €/person
  • One catacomb: 5 €/person
  • Two catacombs: 7 €/person

There are guided tours available for primary schools, secondary schools and high schools, with educational activities and points for reflection during the visit.

For information

Ph./Fax: +39 081 744 3714


Special deals

The Catacombs of Naples are part of the Rete Extramann Obvia for MANN (National Archaeological Museum on Naples) and Naples Pass circuit.

Special rates are available for Artecard holders, members of FAI and Touring Club members.

For information

Ph./Fax: +39 081 744 3714


Discounted rates

7,00 €
Touring Club and FAI members
8,80 €
Figlio Velato and Jago Museum ticket holders
9,00 €

Discounted rates for the Holy Mile tour

Touring Club and FAI members
13,60 €

General information

Reserved tours

Reserved tours are available for any special need:

  • Afternoon guided tours of the Catacombs of San Gaudioso
  • Night visits to the Catacombs of San Gennaro and San Gaudioso
  • Private tours
  • Groups and schools at special times
  • Conferences
  • Sign language guides

For information

Ph./Fax: +39 081 744 3714


Social Store

You can contribute to the development of community projects started in the Rione Sanità by making a purchase from our Social Store.


The Catacombs of San Gennaro are an architectural barrier-free site accessible to all guests.


However, due to hydrogeological instability, access for people with motor disabilities (usually by reservation) is currently not accessible. We apologize for the inconvenience which we hope to resolve as soon as possible.

Embossed plaques along the itinerary provide a pleasant visit for the blind. In this case the entrance is from Via Capodimonte, 13.

Practical tips

Your visit to the Catacombs is best enjoyed with comfortable shoes and a light sweater (even in warmer periods): the temperature in the site varies from between 15 and 22° C.
Coming by car? You can leave it in our free parking area.

Our location

By bus

Bus stop no. 1246 – National Museum

Lines 650, C63, 3M, 168, 178, 204

Alight at stop no. 3250 – Basilica dell’Incoronata – Catacombs of San Gennaro

Journey time around 15 minutes

Bus tickets

  • ANM single trip (1.10 €, ANM vehicles only)
  • TIC 90 minutes (1.60 €, valid on all companies)
  • TIC daily (4.50 €, valid on all companies)
  • TIC weekly (16.00 €, valid on all buses)

Due to the new fare system, each bus company has its own tickets and bus passes. The TIC – integrated ticket, allows you to travel on all buses and metropolitan trains, regardless of the company.

Further information on fares.

To travel around more easily, we recommend downloading the Moovit app for iOS and Android devices, ore the GiraNapoli app, for iOS and Android.

Come raggiungerci


If you would like to spend more than one day visiting the Catacombs, we recommend our accomomdation facilities, small bed and breakfasts in the heart of the city for you to feel at home in Naples.

Casa del Monacone

Casa del Monacone

Via Sanità, 124

Information and bookings

Ph.: +39 081 744 3714

Mob.: +39 340 392 1011

Resta aggiornato

All'interno della Fondazione di Comunità San Gennaro, facciamo parte della Co-Operazione San Gennaro, che riunisce le cooperative e operatori del terzo settore che lavorano ogni giorno per creare opportunità di auto-impiego e di rilancio.