Pompeii Vesuvius and Naples
This day is for you to enjoy the archaeological site of Pompeii, climb Mt Vesuvius and see the city of Naples.
Your English speaking driver will meet you at your hotel (either in Naples, Sorrento or any town on the Amalfi coast) and drives you to most famous ancient town in the world that was covered by ashes of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in the year 79 A.C. and has been captivating archaeologists and visitors from all over the world since excavations began. You will walk through the extensive ruins of Pompeii, and gain knowledge and understanding of everyday life in the ancient times.
You will spend the morning here before n the afternoon you will continuing on to Mount Vesuvius, where you will climb to the summit, the only active volcano in the main land of Europe. After a very active morning our English speaking driver will now take you to the city of Naples for you lunch, a traditional dish Pizza. The rest of the afternoon you will spend visiting the famous square Plebiscito, the Royal Palace, the picturesque gallery of Umberto and the Angioino Castle. The day concludes with a visit to one the most important archaeological museums in Europe with artworks, private collections and the main artifacts founding during the excavation of Pompeii and Herculaneum.
In case you have already visited Pompeii, you can substitute it with Herculaneum. The site is less famous and smaller, but still harbors a wealth of archeological findings, which include stylish mosaics, ancient advertisement and well preserved house complexes.
* We do highly recommend a private licensed guide for Pompeii.
** Pompeii is partly wheelchair accessible.
*** You can get the tickets to sites on the spot – Euro 11 per person for Pompeii and Euro 9 per person the archaeological Museum of Naples.
The Archaeological museum is closed on Tuesdays!
Please note you can replace Pompeii with Herculaneum.
This tour requires extensive walking over uneven pavement, and we recommend you wear comfortable shoes.
All rates are quoted in Euro funds. Payment in Euro or Travelers checks. Price includes English speaking driver for the day. Price does not include lunch, gratuities or entrance fees.
|Mercedes A/C Sedan up to 4 people||€ 500|
|Mercedes A/C Minivan up to 6 people||€ 550|
|Mercedes A/C Minivan up to 8 people||€ 600|