Discover one of the most famous volcanoes in the world, the dormant Mount Vesuvius, close to the city of Naples. Our private tour of Mount Vesuvius gives you plenty of historical facts about its past and eruptions, but also marvelous panoramas towards the Gulf of Naples and the Sorrento coast.
Explore one of the most beautiful places in Europe, nevertheless threatening and linked to some tragic stories. Out exclusive private tour of Mount Vesuvius gives anyone the opportunity to discover the famous volcano, mostly known for its massive eruption during Roman times, when it buried the towns of Pompeii and Herculaneum.
These fascinating and perfectly preserved sites can be visited at the foot of the volcano today, giving an insight into the real life in the Roman Empire. The adventure on Mount Vesuvius is among the best things to do in Italy and while visiting Naples, both an interesting educational experience, but also a beautiful place with magnificent views over the Bay of Naples.
The only active volcano in continental Europe, Mount Vesuvius stands at a height of 1281 meters and offers many exciting activities in its perimeter. The eruption of 79 AD was definitely the most violent recorded, but the volcano last erupted in 1944 with some minor damages.
Join this unique Mount Vesuvius experience and learn more about its history, while also enjoying the stupendous landscapes around. The exciting private tour of Mount Vesuvius includes a short but steep hike towards the crater, so good shoes are mandatory.
Our expert guide will give you interesting insights into the past of the volcano, but also on the surrounding area of Italy. You will have the chance to admire beautiful panoramas towards the Bay of Naples with its magnificent islands of Capri and Ischia, but also further towards Sorrento and more.
The trip on Mount Vesuvius also includes some free time, allowing you to explore the crater further and find new vantage points and highlights. Combining the wonderful natural setting with the fascinating historical facts, the tour of Mount Vesuvius is definitely among the best activities in Italy and a good choice while visiting Naples.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
We suggest you to wear comfortable clothes and shoes. The final part of this tour takes place on a dirt track, so a sportswear is preferred.
In summer, bring a bottle of water and a sunscreen.