Sit back and relax with your professional guide on this fully-escorted tour and enjoy a guided visit to the ancient ruins of Pompeii
Enjoy a half-day tour to the Roman ruins of Pompeii and learn about life in ancient Italy while exploring the compelling archaeological site. See Mount Vesuvius, the volcano that destroyed Pompeii, and visit uncovered remains of Roman life from 79 A.D.
Experience the wonder of the ancient archaeological site at Pompeii and gain a unique insight into this UNESCO World Heritage Site from your guide on a half-day tour.
Meet your local guide for the day and board on the coach to depart to Pompeii, passing the beautiful towns along the Amalfi Drive. Upon arrival, guided tour of the ruins. Pompeii was lost for 1700 years, partially destroyed and buried under ash and pumice after the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D. On this tour you’ll see the uncovered remains of life as it was on the day of the eruption. See the ancient baths, bakeries, the arena, and even the brothel. The frozen remnants of Pompeii tell a compelling story about the day the volcano erupted. Continued excavation of the site has revealed statues, skeletons, and tools for you to see. Not only that, but you’ll also learn about what people were eating, the clothes they were wearing, and much more about the day of the eruption.
Length: Half day tour
Inclusions: Bus service from Amalfi; English-speaking guide; Headphones inside the ruins with live commentary
Exclusins: Entrance fees; Meals and personal shopping; Tips; Shuttle service Positano/Praiano/Ravello; Entrance fee Pompeii Euro 16 per person (extra charge, payable locally)
Useful info: Under 18s are entitled to free admission to sites and museums upon production of a valid ID; European citizens aged 18 to 25 can get discounted entrance fee upon production of a valid ID; It is advised that you bring: sun cream, a bottle of water, an umbrella, a jumper and a camera; Max admittance size for bags is 30x30x15cm. Bigger bags must be stored on the bus during the visit.