POMPEII & VESUVIUS - SEMI PRIVATE

The tour takes place

Wednesday Sunday

This full day excursion takes you to visit the widest and the most important Unesco archeological roman site of our days: the ancient ruins of the city of Pompeii and, takes you also up to the volcano Mount Vesuvius, one of the biggest active volcano in Europe dominating the entire Bay of Naples.  
Pick up (approx. around 9:00 am) by minibus or minivan at your hotel in Sorrento city centre or at a nearest meeting point.

Departure for Pompeii archaeological excavations, where in 2 hours a local licensed tour guide will reveal you the secrets of this beautiful ancient Roman city destroyed by the eruption of the volcano in 79 B.C.

You will discover the beauties of the roman archaeological site walking through history: the Abundance Street, passing through Imperial Forums, Temples, Thermal Baths, Roman Villas, theatres…
After the 2 hours visit of the ruins, a break of about 1 hour will be arranged for lunch and rest in order to proceed to the volcano Mount Vesuvius - National Park, located at about 5 km distance from Pompeii archeological site.
Once you reach by minibus or minivan the Vesuvius parking area at about 900 meters, you will than enjoy on foot a beautiful walk up of about 20 minutes to reach the crater area at 1300 meters altitude.

Once you arrive at the top of the crater an expert volcano alpine guide will illustrate the monitoring and the history of the Vesuvius and of its numerous and famous eruptions.

Transfer back in Sorrento around 5:30 pm.

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from € 69.00

Cancellation policies

No penalties until 18:00 of the day before

Services included

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off in Sorrento city centre or nearest meeting point
  • Professional English speaking driver or assistant on board
  • Air conditioned VAN or Minibus
  • Guided visit of the Pompeii’s archaeological excavations (2 hours)
  • Entrance fee Vesuvio + Alpine guide € 10

Services not included

  • Entrance fee Pompei ruins € 15
  • Lunch and drinks
  • Transfer from and to Hotel outside Sorrento from € 5 extra per person (supplement will be calculated on request according to hotel distance)

 

Notes

Full Day tour duration approx. 8 hours (Departure around 09:00 am - Arrival around 05:30 pm) 

  • Less than 1 to 8 people with english speaking driver on board
  • More than 9 people with english speaking assistant on board

 

Don’t forget:

  • Sun hat – Sunglasses
  • Wear comfortable shoes (uneven - irregular road )
  • Bottle of water
  • Camera