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POMPEII AND ITS MOUNT - POMPEII & VESUVIUS

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Statue representing Apollo in Pompeii
Statue representing Apollo in Pompeii
Nice example of tuscanic atrium in Pompeii
Nice example of tuscanic atrium in Pompeii
THE FRESCO OF THE MENANDER WHICH GIVES ITS NAME TO THE FAMOUS HOUSE OF POMPEII
The fresco of the Menander which gives its name to the famous House of Pompeii
Volcanic cone of Vesuvius and its view
Volcanic cone of Vesuvius and its view
Detail of the lava from Vesuvius with its lichens
Detail of the lava from Vesuvius with its lichens

GUIDED TOUR TO POMPEII AND VESUVIUS :





DURATION:

8 hours

PRICE:

According to the number of participants

AVAILABILITY:

All-year-round




INCLUDES:

English-speaking driver & Air-conditioned Mercedes (or similar make) at your disposal for 8 hours

Local Expert Guide for 2 hours in the ruins of Pompeii

ENTRANCE FEES OF POMPEII RUINS AND THE CRATER INCLUDED



Itinerary Details are listed below:


TOUR SCHEDULE OF POMPEII & VESUVIUS
Pick-up by your hotel/cruiseship
Arrival to Pompeii ruins and visit (2 hours) of the site with a professional guide
Visit of a cameo factory
1 hour of free time for lunch - lunch not included
Transfer to the top of Mount Vesuvius
90 minutes of free time to reach the top of the volcano
Back to your hotel/cruiseship


An unforgettable day for a great combination of Pompeii with Mt. Vesuvius, the responsible of its destruction. Departure from Your hotel with a Mercedes (or a similar make) vehicle (with air conditioning) with an English-speaking driver. When You arrive to the excavations of Pompeii, You’ll find a professional guide to visit together the ruins – roughly 2 hour visit.
Pompei holds an intense fascination for visitors today. Following the eruption of the volcano Mount Vesuvius in the year 79 AD, the thriving and prosperous town of Pompei lay buried and forgotten for hundreds of years, and excavations still continue, giving us treasures from the Roman period. After the visit of homes with their original frescos, Thermal baths and other public buildings, You leave the ruins (and the guide) and You have free time for lunch.
Then, You continue Your visit with Your driver up to the height of 3,000 ft on the volcano. Up there, You’ll have 90 minutes of free time and You can walk to the very top of the crater and admire the splendid panoramic views across the bay. Remember to bring comfortable shoes (not sandals) and your camera. Mount Vesuvius dominates the Bay of Naples. It is the only active volcano on the mainland of Europe.
After that, You can return back to Your hotel.



SUGGESTIONS:
Take water, wear comfortable shoes, take camera & sun cream. In low season warmer clothing may be required.



THIS TOUR WILL OPERATE RAIN OR SHINE, SO BE PREPARED FOR ALL WEATHER CONDITIONS.


THIS IS A PRIVATE DAY VISIT WITH PRICES BASED ON THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE TRAVELLING IN YOUR PARTY!


If You book this guided tour with us, We'll offer You for free the chance to visit in Pompeii the spectacular Suburban Baths, usually closed to the public and open expressly for You.


VISIT POMPEII RUINS WITH THE AUDIO SYSTEMS

Pompeii.org.uk offers a rental service of audio receivers kit, ideal system for visiting the ruins of Pompeii. The communication will be clear in any weather condition and this system will help tourist guides in their job. The tourist guide will be endowed with a transmitting radio with relative accessories (microphone and lace). Every component of the group can use a receiver with its accessories (disposable earpiece and lace). A qualified personnel will offer a continuous technical support to face any further demand of the guide or of a component of the group. The cost for this service is of 2 EUROS per person.