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Leave from Naples for an exciting excursion: in one day you can visit both Pompeii with its ruins and the Vesuvius, the volcano that submerged the ancient Roman city with the disastrous eruption of 79 AD. Do not miss this extraordinary tour, including archaeological sites, nature and panoramas!
Do not miss this day trip for small groups, departing from Naples, which will allow you to explore two extraordinary places of the Campania region: the ancient Roman city of Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius, the volcano that erupted in 79 AD, submerging with his ashes several towns including precisely Pompeii.
With our comfortable pick-up service from centrally located hotels and from the port, you will be able to travel in total relax to your favourite locations. You will leave from the center of Naples by bus to the incredible Pompeii.
Once in Pompeii, you will meet your guide who will accompany you on a walk through the ruins of the ancient Roman city, perfectly preserved by the eruption of Vesuvius that in 79 AD submerged it up to 10 meters. Visiting amphitheaters, gymnasiums and markets of Pompeii, you will relive the ancient and fascinating story of this city, doomed to be destroyed by a natural disaster.
After your visit to Pompeii, you will reach the slopes of Vesuvius, where you will meet your guide of the National Park. Your expert guide will take you to explore this impressive volcano. You will be accompanied along a lovely nature trail, surrounded by greenery and pure air. Then you will arrive to the top to admire the enormous crater and the breathtaking views of the Gulf of Naples.
At the end of the excursion you will return to Naples by bus.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
Please note that lunch is not included in the price. Lunch and wine tasting are optional. Visiting a cameo factory is also an extra option for this tour.
The pick-up service is available for this tour from hotels located in the center of Naples and from the Cruise Terminal in the port.
Entrance tickets to the Pompeii excavations and to the Mount Vesuvius national park are not included in the price. You can buy them directly in site.
Please note that the temperature on the top of the Mount Vesuvius is generally lower than at its base and the wind can be quite strong. We therefore recommend to bring with you proper clothes.
In addition, we reccomend you bring comfortable clothes and shoes, along with binoculars, sunglasses and a bottle of water.