Go back in the past and discover how the rich ancient Romans lived two thousand years ago. Explore Pompeii with us, the biggest UNESCO – World Heritage archaeological site in Europe, visited by more than 3 million visitors every year.
Pompeii is located at the foot of a live-sleepy volcano considered among one of the most dangerous explosive type of volcanos in the world “Mount Vesuvius”, which destroyed and covered the entire city by a rain of “lapilli” (small volcanic stones) and by ash produced during the massive - destructive volcanic eruption in the 79 AD.
Pompeii was lost for about 1700 years and has been partially excavated and brought back to light.
Pick-up from your hotel in Sorrento center (around 10:00 am) or at the nearest meeting point by minibus and departure to Pompeii.
Travelling journey from Sorrento to Pompeii is approx. 1-hour driving (according to traffic).
Our local guide will lead you for 2 hours through the archaeological site ruins, will reveal secrets, explain the roman lifestyle, customs, and traditions, and will show the beauty of this charming and interesting ancient Roman city of Pompeii.
With our tour you will have a unique opportunity and a memorable insight of splendid roman villas with wonderful frescoes, theatres, gladiator’s gymnasium, imperial forum, temples, thermal baths, the famous Abundance Street… testifying the splendor of the roman times.
Transfer back in Sorrento around 2:30 pm.
Half Day tour duration approx. 4 hours, departure 10:00 am - return 14:30 pm, depending on traffic conditions