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POMPEII - TOUR OF NAPLES - ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM OF NAPLES

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The marble statue of Farnese Hercules of the Archaeological Museum of Naples
The marble statue of Farnese Hercules of the Archaeological Museum of Naples
Mosaic with the dancing musicians in the Archaeological Museum of Naples
Mosaic with the dancing musicians in the Archaeological Museum of Naples
Umberto's Arcade in Naples
Umberto's Arcade in Naples
The New Castle, symbol of the city
The New Castle, symbol of the city
Thermal Baths of the Forum in Pompeii
Thermal Baths of the Forum in Pompeii
The brothel of Pompeii
The brothel of Pompeii

GUIDED TOUR TO POMPEII AND THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM OF NAPLES :





DURATION:

7/8 hours

PRICE:

According to the number of participants

AVAILABILITY:

All-year-round

Except tuesday, closing day of the Museum




INCLUDES:

English-speaking driver & Air-conditioned Mercedes (or similar make) at your disposal for 7/8 hours

Local Expert Guide for 7/8 hours (for all the tour)

ENTRANCE FEES OF POMPEII RUINS AND THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM OF NAPLES INCLUDED



Itinerary Details are listed below:


TOUR SCHEDULE OF POMPEII RUINS & THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM OF NAPLES
Meet with the English-speaking driver and his Mercedes limousine (full optional) by your hotel or the cruise ship
Arrival to Pompeii ruins and visit (2 hours) of the site with a professional English-speaking guide
Visit of a cameo factory
1 hour of free time for lunch - lunch not included
Transfer to the Archaeological Museum in Naples and visit (1,5 hours) of the Museum with the same professional English-speaking guide
Sightseeing tour of the city of Naples (1 hour)
Back to your hotel or the cruise ship


An unforgettable day for a great combination of Pompeii and the Archaeological Museum in Naples, where many paintings and objects from Pompeii are exposed. Departure from Your hotel or the cruise ship with a Mercedes (or a similar make) vehicle (with air conditioning) and 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.
Pompeii 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 Pompeii 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, with Your personal driver, You will reach the National Archaeological Museum in Naples This museum is the direct successor of the Royal Bourbon Museum, one of Europe's oldest and largest museums. Founded in the second half of the 18th century by Ferdinand of Bourbon, it brought together the Farnese collection and the Vesuvian antiquities. During the XVIII and the XIX centuries the museum continued to receive a lot of artifacts, both from private collections and from excavations of Pompeii, Herculaneum, Stabiae, Paestum, Cuma or elsewhere in Southern Italy. These archaeological treasures represent one of the most comprehensive and complete Greek and Roman collections in the world. After the guided visit You will enjoy an exciting sightseeing tour of the city of Naples.
After that, You can return back to Your hotel or the cruise ship.

THIS PRIVATE DAY VISIT IS NOT AVAILABLE ON TUESDAY, CLOSING DAY OF THE NATIONAL ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM IN NAPLES!



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!


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.