Do not miss this excursion departing from Naples to explore two beautiful places: in one day you will visit the ruins of Pompeii, the ancient city submerged by the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD, and the historic center of Naples, with its attractions and picturesque alleys.
Do not miss this day trip, departing from Naples, that will give you the opportunity to visit two special places in the Campania region, both UNESCO World Heritage Sites: the ruins of the ancient city of Pompeii and the historic center of Naples!
Our transfer service by minibus, included in the tour, you will leave from the center of Naples to reach comfortably the archaeological site of Pompeii: there you will meet your guide that will lead you to explore the ruins of this ancient Roman city, tragically devastated by the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD. After the guided tour of Pompeii, you will visit a famous laboratory of cameos and coral, giving you the opportunity to see the manufacturing process and buy handmade products.
After some free time for lunch, you will come to Naples for a walking tour of the old town, where you can visit alleys, squares, churches, monuments and castles that are a heritage of a huge artistic and historical value.
You can walk through Spaccanapoli, the main street that divide in two the city center; visit the Church of Gesu Nuovo, which keeps priceless treasures; have shopping in the Galleria Umberto I; or relax in the beautiful Piazza del Plebiscito, dominated by the Royal Palace. Moreover, after the walking tour, you will have the opportunity to enjoy a relaxing scenic tour by bus through the beautiful Neapolitan neighborhoods - as Posillipo, Mergellina and Caracciolo - overlooking the Bay of Naples, giving you breathtaking views.
At the end of the excursion you will come back to Naples by bus.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
We suggest wearing comfortable clothes and shoes. In summer, remember to bring a hat and a bottle of water; in autumn/winter, don't forget an umbrella.
The tour of Naples is divided into two parts: the first part is a walking tour of the historic city centre and its main attractions; the second part will be a panoramic tour by bus of the seafront districts of Naples (Posillipo, Mergellina, Caracciolo, etc.). At this stage of the tour there will be no tour-guide, but the driver will take care of all the explanations.