Naples Bike tours

Our most recommended Naples Bike tours

Naples: City Highlights Guided Bike Tour

1. Naples: City Highlights Guided Bike Tour

Admire the mix of Italian and Greek influences as you see the highlights in Naples on this bike tour. Ride through the historic center and experience the Greek influence as you ride down the streets Via dei Tribunali and Anticaglia. Start by riding down the Naples Promenade. Enjoy views of the sea with Vesuvius looming in the background. Pass by the seafront castle of Castel dell’ Ovo. Ride past seaside cafes and shops as you go through Borgo Marinari. Go east on Via Caracciolo street until you reach the stately Piazza del Plebiscito square where you can see the Royal Palace and the church of San Francesco di Paola. Turn onto the bustling commercial street Via Toledo where you can reach the squares Piazza Carità and Piazza del Gesù. Continue to the ancient Greek heart of Naples in the Decumani district. Experience the Greek layout as you ride down narrow streets in this historic center. Peddle down Via dei Tribunali and Anticaglia to see the dozens of ancient churches and some charming squares.

Scenic E-Bike Ride with Vineyard Wine & Meal

2. Scenic E-Bike Ride with Vineyard Wine & Meal

Your view along the way will be stimulated by the landscapes of the waterfront of Pozzuoli through a path that will lead up to the hill, where architectural beauties merge with history. Take a break at a local vineyard with a table set only for your tour under a tree in the middle of the vineyard and with a view above the lake. Feast your senses with beautifully presented treats, local cheeses, and honey from the backyard​. On the way back you will go all the way up the mountain but, no worries, it won't be a workout since your electric bike will do all the hard work for you. Get ready to see one of the most dangerous volcanoes in the area and the third biggest Roman amphitheater which is still perfectly hidden and preserved.

Naples: Sightseeing Tour by E-Bike

3. Naples: Sightseeing Tour by E-Bike

Get a better appreciation of the historic city of Naples and its impressive monuments on a guided e-bike tour. Cruise by the city's hottest sites like Castle Nuovo and Castle dell'Ovo. Admire views of Bay of Naples and the towering Mount Vesuvius.  Start with a ride down Spaccanapoli in the historic heart of the city to arrive at Piazza del Municipio, where the 13th-century Castel Nuovo (Maschio Angioino) is located. Ride onwards to the grand Piazza del Plebiscito. Marvel at the colonnades of the Royal Palace and the oldest active opera house in the world at the Real Teatro di San Carlo. Next, cycle in safety along the bike paths of the promenade to Marinaro, home to the Castel dell'Ovo, the oldest castle in Naples.  Learn about some of the legends associated with the castle, such as the myth of the siren Queen Partenope. Look closer at the old settlement of Monte Echia, considered the first area of Neapolis settled by the Greeks. Travel along the magnificent coastline of the Gulf of Naples with impressive views of Vesuvius and the islands of Capri, Ischia, and Procida at almost every turn in the road.

Naples: Panoramic E-Bike Tour

4. Naples: Panoramic E-Bike Tour

Start from the ancient street of Spaccanapoli located in the heart of the historic city of Naples to reach Piazza del Municipio where the castle Maschio Angioino is located and then head to Piazza Plebiscito with its royal palace and San Carlo theater. Proceed to the promenade along the cycle path where you will stop at the ancient village of Marinaro which houses Castel dell'Ovo, the oldest castle of Naples and source of ancient legends like that of the siren Parthenope. In front of the castle, you will see Monte Echia, considered the  first settlement area of Neapolis by the Greeks. Your tour will then continue crossing the magnificent coastline by the splendid gulf setting characterized by Vesuvius, the Sorrento Peninsula and the islands of Capri, Ischia and Procida. Your next stop will be at Virgilian Natural Park from where you can easily climb the hill of Posillipo. From here, you will leave to cross the former industrial area of Bagnoli and visit the North pier (a walk of 1000 meters over the sea and a work of industrial architecture that was the old pontoon of ILVA). Finally, return to the center through the west of the city.

Naples: Full-Day Electric Bicycle Rental

5. Naples: Full-Day Electric Bicycle Rental

Visit Naples by electric bike and move through the city in a more sustainable and ecological way. With an electric bike, you will be able to move in any area including the historic center and pedestrian areas closed to car traffic. You will also be able to take advantage of the bike path located on the seafront to cross the beautiful coastline with tranquility. The electric bike is an exceptional vehicle for the characteristics of the city of Naples as it will allow you to easily tackle even roads with large slopes. With an electric bike, you will have an average autonomy of about 40 kilometers but in any case, you will have the possibility to recharge your bike, maybe during a stop to enjoy the specialties of Neapolitan cuisine.

From Sorrento: Mount Vesuvius E-bike Tour

6. From Sorrento: Mount Vesuvius E-bike Tour

Hop on an e-bike and discover the untouched beauty of Mount Vesuvius on a tour designed especially for nature and adventure lovers. After getting picked up from your hotel in Sorrento, Massa Lubrense, Piano di Sorrento, Sant'Agnello, or Meta, head to the valley where your tour begins.  Bike along designated tracks surrounded by the flourishing and peculiar nature of Mount Vesuvius and enjoy mesmerizing views of the valley downhill. As you approach the summit, witness how the vegetation becomes increasingly sparse until you reach the barren mountaintop. At the summit, dismount your bike and spend some time soaking up the unique views of the area before walking to the crater. Admire views of the plane below and learn more about Mount Vesuvius' geology, nature, and its role in history and in the life of people living in the area. At the end of your tour, get dropped off back at your hotel in Sorrento.

Naples: Full-Day Bike Rental with Delivery

7. Naples: Full-Day Bike Rental with Delivery

See more sights and cover more ground during your stay in Naples by renting a bicycle for a day. Enjoy a relaxing ride through the city and its surroundings as you peddle past ancient monuments, through charming piazzas, and along historic roads, visiting any site that interests you along the way.  Benefit from having the bicycle delivered directly to your doorstep with the convenient hotel drop-off service. Save more time and get set up for your day of adventure without the hassle of having to find the bicycle shop in the morning. Rental includes a helmet, lock, insurance and a high-quality bike with front suspension and thick tires ideal for the city's diverse terrain. As you ride through the city, enjoy breathtaking views of the Bay of Naples, cycling along the seafronts of Caracciolo and Mergellina. Soak up the best views of Mount Vesuvius from the posh area of Posillipo.  Alternatively, visit the spectacular islands in the Gulf of Naples including Capri, Ischia, and Procida. If you prefer, pick up and return the bike directly at the seaport, permitting you to board the ferry directly with no hassle.

Naples: Electric Bike Tour of Pausilypon Archaeological Park

8. Naples: Electric Bike Tour of Pausilypon Archaeological Park

Start from the ancient Spaccanapoli street located in the heart of the historic city of Naples to reach Piazza del Municipio, where the castle Maschio Angioino is located and then head to Piazza Plebiscito with the royal palace and the San Carlo theater. A guide will lead the tour and show you the panoramic points as well as the artistic and cultural sites along the way until Seiano cave via Coroglio. The tour will continue crossing the magnificent coastline into the splendid gulf setting characterized by Vesuvius, the Sorrento peninsula and the islands of Capri, Ischia and Procida. Once you leave the e-bikes at the entrance of Pausilypon park, your visit of the archaeological and environmental area of the first century B.C. will begin by crossing the cave of Seiano. Along the 770 meter of the route, your guide will explain the history, the excavation techniques and the various events that have seen the history of the cave over the centuries. At the other end of the cave, you will be able to admire the remains of the charming villa of Publio Vedio Pollione on the promontory overlooking the beautiful Trentaremi Bay. The tour will continue through the 'pars publica' of the ancient villa, where the remains of the theater and of the odeion area. The tour will proceed through a narrow path, surrounded by typical Mediterranean vegetation and will end at a viewpoint which overlooks the islands of Gaiola, from where you will be able to admire the Bay of Naples. After that, you will resume your e-bikes and return to via Capitelli 31 passing through an old disused industrial area and crossing the western area of the city of Naples.  

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What people are saying about Naples

Overall rating

4.6 / 5

based on 36 reviews

Enjoyed this tour, cyclingling through the crazy streets of Naples, our guide was great and kept us safe and close to him whilst navigating the streets, we chose to pay the extra and went for electric bikes, which were great and effortless meaning we could go up the hills with ease to see some amazing views of the city

A wonderful way to see Naples. Our guide Caesar was friendly and informative and showed us the best sites. You dont have to be an experienced bike rider to do this tour as you will be looked after.

Loved this e-bike tour, will do it again if returning to Naples. Tino was a great guide. The vineyards were amazing wine and food were excellent. Could of stayed at vineyard all day.

This your was great. I would have really preferred a longer tour but it hit most of the places in Naples . Our guide was very energetic and friendly.

Guide guided us smoothly through the traffic. Small group, which is very nice. Seen many beautiful places in Naples in a short time.