Excursion to Pompeii and to the Vesuvius from Sorrento by boat
Naples

VIP Small-group excursion to Pompeii and the Vesuvius by boat from Sorrento

8 h
Day Trips & Excursions
Semi-Private
difficulty Very easy
Boat
Wheelchair Not Accessible
Languages: 
English
Pick up included Immediate confirmation

Boat and coach Tour to Pompeii and the Vesuvius from Sorrento with pick-up

This small-group tour combines history and culture with relax, as you will visit the archeological site of the ancient city of Pompeii, the Mount Vesuvius in the Natural Park. Enjoy your transfers by boat and bus!

Excursion to Pompeii and to the Vesuvius from Sorrento by boat highlights: 

  • Depart from your centrally located hotel in Sorrento with the pick-up service included
  • Enjoy a pleasant sailing experience from Sorrento to Castellammare di Stabia
  • Discover the archaeological site of Pompeii, destroyed by the violent eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD
  • Visit the Mount Vesuvius: at a height of 1000 meters, you will observe the crater of the “Sleeping Giant"
  • Take advantage of your free time: discover the area and immerse yourself in the beauty of the blue waters
Description: 

If you are looking for the perfect combination of relax, culture and nature this mini-tour is perfect for you! From Sorrento, you will reach by boat two of the incredible Italian treasures, Pompeii and Vesuvius, for something different in a great one-day excursion.
You will comfortably wait at your centrally located hotel in Sorrento and the pick-up service will take you to the port of Sorrento. Once there, you will embark on your amazing boat and sail from there to the Castellammare di Stabia port. You will admire the Sorrentinian Coast and the blue water and beautiful landscapes. Once you will get to Castellammare di Stabia, you will be taken to your comfortable bus, onboard which you will get to the first stop of your tour: Pompeii.

Explore the ancient city of Pompeii

Pompeii is a famous ancient city that attracts plenty of tourists every year. You may be interested in the ancient history and civilization, magnificent volcanoes, powerful eruptions, wonderful views, sailing, or discovering more about Italy. Once you will get to the archaeological site, you will have the chance to purchase the entrance ticket and then you will enter the site and meet the expert guide who will lead your tour to the excavations.
Travel back in time, in 79 AD, when the violent eruption of Vesuvius surprised the citizen of Pompeii! The visit to the archeological site will last about 2 hours and half.

Enjoy your break on the beautiful Vesuvius Volcano

You tour will then continue to the Vesuvius Volcano. After a guided visit to the Cellini gallery, Museum and Laboratory of corals and cameos, you will enter the National Park purchasing the ticket and then you will drive onboard your coach towards the mountain. You will have the chance to walk till the crater of the giant volcano. If you are interested in finding out more about the "Sleeping Giant", you can walk up to the crater and meet an authorized Alpine guide. This person will give you an explanation regarding the origin of the volcano and its geographical characteristics.

Do not worry about transportation and transfers

From the top of the volcano you will be able to admire the beautiful Gulf of Naples and the stunning view of the Coast.
Then you will be transfered by bus from Vesuvius to the port of Castellammare di Stabia. From there, you will embark again your comfortable boat and sail back towards Sorrento, with a stop for an unforgettable swim in the blue sea! Once back in Sorrento, the drop-off service will be provided.

Other tours from Sorrento

If you are willing to eXPerience something particular in Campania region, depart from Sorrento for a Vespa Ride in the Amalfi Coast or a Special Dinner in Positano!