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Imagine visiting the wonderful Gulf of Naples, far from the chaos, cradled by the waves, pedaling freely in the middle of the sea, discovering breathtaking views. It is the unique experience you can do in water bike, a real bicycle, with two floats that allow you to pedal on the water.
A combination of sport and exploration, it is an activity that brings physical and mental well-being and makes you observe things from a different perspective.
With Waterbike we will provide you with a water bike to start the route.
Starting from Naples, precisely from Villa Donn’Anna, one of the most famous palaces of Naples, ride along the coast of Posillipo, in the direction of Villa Lauro, also known as Villa Rocca Matilde, with its history of famous guests and rich owners. Continuing your ride, you will get closer to the villas that have hosted famous politicians and several famous people, located on the beautiful hill of Posillipo, including Villa Rosebery, summer residence of the president of the Italian Republic since 1957.
You can also head to Castel dell’Ovo and admire the majestic Neapolitan symbol, Vesuvius.
It is an easy and fun activity, absolutely to try, through which you can enjoy the wonderful Neapolitan city.
To reach the meeting point by public transport, from Piazza Garibaldi take the metro L2 towards Pozzuoli and get off at Mergellina. From Mergellina you can walk to the meeting point at Palazzo Donn'Anna, with a pleasant walk of about 20 minutes, on a flat road. By car, the route is about 20 minutes. From Piazza Giuseppe Garibaldi, take Corso Arnaldo Lucci and Via Michelangelo Ciccone towards Via Amerigo Vespucci. Then take Via Nuova Marina towards Via Ammiraglio Ferdinando Acton. Continue on Via Acton. Take Via Orsini and Via Chiatamone towards Via Giorgio Arcoleo. Take Via Caracciolo, Viale Anton Dohrn and Viale Antonio Gramsci, towards Via Mergellina. Then continue towards Via Posillipo and you will reach Largo Donn'Anna, where you will find the palace. In Posillipo, you will find numerous garages where to park.