POMPEII HALF DAY - SEMI PRIVATE

The tour takes place

Wednesday Sunday

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.

Pick-up from your hotel in Sorrento centre (around 9:00 am) or at the nearest meeting point by van or 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 archeological 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.

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 (after Christ).
Pompeii was lost for about 1700 years and has been partially escavated and brought back to light! With our tour you will have a unique opportunity and a memorable insight of: splendid roman villas with wonderful frescoes, theatres, gladiators gymnasium, imperial forum, temples, thermal baths, the famous Abundance Street…testifing the splendor of the roman times.

Transfer back in Sorrento around 1:30 pm. 

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from € 55.00

Cancellation policies

No penalties until 18:00 of the day before

Services included

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off  in Sorrento 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 hrs)

Services not included

  • Entrance fees  in Pompeii €15
  • Lunch and drinks
  • Transfer from and to Hotel outside Sorrento from € 5 extra per person (supplement will be calculated on request according to distance)

Notes

 

Half Day tour duration approx. 4 hours (Departure around 09:00 am - Arrival around 01:30 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 – Sun protection cream
  • Wear comfortable walking shoes (uneven - irregular paving roads)
  • Bottle of water
  • Camera