Private walking tour of Herculaneum

2 h
Walking Tours
difficulty Easy
Wheelchair Accesible

Private walking tour of Herculaneum

Discover the ancient town of Herculaneum with our exclusive experience in Italy. Travel to the tragic site for a fascinating private tour of Herculaneum, perfectly preserving a piece of life in Roman times and offering a unique glimpse into the past. The perfect way to discover Herculaneum!

Exclusive private tour of Herculaneum
Discover the history of this fascinating ancient site
Explore the streets of Herculaneum
Learn about life in Roman times with a tour of Herculaneum

Join us for one of the most amazing adventures, a trip into the past of the Roman Empire and a glimpse into the real life of Roman citizen. Our private tour of Herculaneum is definitely among the most inciting things to do in Italy and while visiting the city of Naples.

A private tour to discover the hidden city of Herculaneum

Come and discover the history of this tragic destination, buried for centuries under the ashes of Mount Vesuvius. A truly inspiring and fascinating experience in Herculaneum, this activity is meant for people who want to discover the true story of this ancient city.
Damaged by a great earthquake in 62AD, the town was completely buried under tens of meters of lava and ashes from the major eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79AD. Herculaneum was once a thriving Roman town at the foot of the volcano and just outside the city of Naples.

Visit one of the best treasures of Italy together with a professional guide

We have created the perfect way to explore Herculaneum and learn more about its unique architecture and planning, with grid like streets and perfectly preserved buildings. Lost until the 18th century under a modern town, it was discovered by chance and stands in the shadow of the more known site of Pompeii.
Nevertheless, it is equally fascinating, the ashes and lava perfectly preserving the last moments of life in Herculaneum at the moment of the eruption, giving a unique perspective into the history of two thousand years ago.

Admire the best attractions of Herculaneum on this tour

The private tour of Herculaneum gives you the chance to learn a vibrant history lesson, one that is only accessible in a few places on Earth, as well as the tragic story behind the massive calamity which hit this Italian area.
The most interesting part of a visit to Herculaneum is wandering the narrow streets and discovering the different Roman architecture of the city, entering the real houses and exploring the different public buildings of the town. Among the most exciting things to do from Naples, the tour of Herculaneum is definitely worth experiencing, unique in the world and hugely interesting for any type of traveler.

  • Meeting with the guide
  • Ruins of Herculaneum
  • 2-Hours guided visit of Herculaneum
  • Accredited guide
  • Entrance ticket (11€)
  • Tips (optional)
Meeting point: 

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.

Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability. Once your booking is confirmed we will email you a voucher. This is your ticket and proof of purchase.