Day Tour in Salerno

Discover Salerno and improve your Italian... Have a guided tour through the old city centre with an Italian teacher from Accademia Italiana.
Your stay in Salerno will begin with a tour to discover the beauty of the medieval old town, accompanied by an Italian language teacher specializing in history and art of the area.


The old quarters , the museums, the monuments, the churches and the street markets; the tour is always preceded by a introductory seminar at Accademia Italiana. It will give you an introduction to the history of Salerno, its monuments, culture and traditions.

Duration of the tour: 3 hours

Meeting Place: Accademia Italiana, Via Roma 39, 84121 Salerno - Italy 

15.00 – 18.00

City tour of Salerno in 8 steps


1. Palazzo di Città
2. Villa Comunale
3. Largo Campo
4. Centro Storico
5. San Pietro a Corte
6. Duomo di Salerno
7. Cripta
8. Piazza Sant'Agostino

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Special Tour during Christmas: 'Luci d'Artista'

The "Luci d'artista" is a spectacular exhibition where artists put up hundreds of lights in the squares and along the streets of Salerno. One can say they are true masterpieces of light and colour that enchant visitors from November to January.
From 7 November 2015 until 30 January 2016 it is possible to take part in the extended city tour, which will allow you to admire the special lights with the accompaniment of a specialist teacher in Italian from Accademia Italiana.

Duration of the tour: 3 hours

Meeting Place: Accademia Italiana, Via Roma 39, 84121 Salerno - Italy

Time: 16.00 – 19.00

"Luci D'Artista" in 10 steps

1. Villa Comunale: La foresta Incantata e gli Abissi (the Enchanted Forest and the Abyss)
2. Centro storico: Le fiabe (Fairy tales)
3. Largo Campo: Il giardino d'inverno (the Winter Garden)
4. San Pietro a Corte
5. Duomo: Glie Angeli e gli Astri (the Angels and the Stars)
6. Cripta
7. Piazza Sant'Agostino: Il dragone e le lanterne (the Dragon and the lanterns)
8. Piazza Portanova: L'albero (the Tree)
9. Piazza Flavio Gioia: La Foresta (the Forest)
10. Lungomare ed i mercatini : I pinguini (the Penguins)

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Both the Salerno city tour and Luci d'Artista are upon request and pre appointment.


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