The private tour of Campi Flegrei from Naples is perfect for those who want to combine art, history and geology. From the Greek "phlegraios", which means "ardent", the Campi Flegrei conceal in their name their volcanic nature. Thanks to the site extension, it is possible to structure more itineraries through which you can immerse yourself in one of the most fascinating places in the Campania region.
Depart from Naples to discover the Campi Flegrei
Thanks to this private day trip from Naples to the Campi Flegrei, your private driver will pick you up directly from your accommodation in Naples and will take you to the regional park, also known as Campi Flegrei.
This area full of charm owes its landscape variety not only to the numerous volcanoes (now extinct and dormant), but also to the bradyseism which is most noticeable in the area of Macellum and in the temple of Serapide di Pozzuoli.
Discover Pozzuoli and the archaeological excavations of Cuma
With this private experience in a day, you will have the possibility to discover the city of Pozzuoli, founded with the name of Dicearchia ("just government") and ancient port in the Roman era. Here you can visit the Flavian Amphitheater, in the vicinity of Solfatara, the largest caldera in Europe. Towards the sea stands the monumental Temple of Serapide, ancient market of the city unearthed in the 18th century, from where you can observe the famous phenomenon of bradyseism.
Continue with a visit to the archaeological excavations of Cuma, one of the most ancient Greek colonies: discover the Acropolis of Cuma in corrispondence with the ruins of the ancient city of Cuma along the coast of the Mediterranean sea. You can admire the remains of the temples of Apollo, Jupiter and of the low city like the temples of Italici and the Forum, the spa building known as Masseria Grande, the amphitheater, l'Arco Felice. In addition to the excavation, if you want, you can visit the suggestive cave of the Sibilla and embark on the nature trail on the shores of Lake Averno, the mythological gate to the underworld.
Walk through the thermal baths of Baia
With this private day trip from Naples to Campi Flegrei, you can visit the remains of the residential complex of the "Thermal Baths of Baia", favorite place of the roman aristocracy. The archaeological structures are arranged on terraces facing the sea, connected by ramps and steps. Most of the site is submerged, but on the surface you can admire the remains of the Temple of Venus, Diana and Mercury.
Discover the monumental castle of Baia and the ancient Roman seaside resort, from which you can admire the whole territory of the Campi Flegrei and visit the Archaeological Museum, located in the former Aragonese fortess. Inside, there are many works recovered in the various archaeological sites on land and underwater. At the end of this fantastic and unforgettable experience, your private driver will take you back by car to your accommodation in Naples.
Other experiences from Naples or Sorrento
We also recommend the Private Tour Amalfi, Ravello and Positano, the Private Tour of Pompeii, Sorrento and Positano, the Private Tour of Naples and of the Amalfi Coast and the Private Tour to visit Pompeii and Herculaneum.