I would highly recommend this trip which I took with my 11 year old daughter
A day trip to Naples and Pompeii departing from Rome comfortably, for an amazing eXPerience to enrich your holiday with a fun-filled tour! This Naples and Pompeii tour includes transfer service by bus from Rome and guided visits with an accredited tour.
On this day trip departing from Rome you will visit the center of Naplesand the archaeological site of Pompeii, two of the most popular areas of the Campania region. Aboard a comfortable coach, you can travel without worries and then enjoy the visits in two timeless places.
Our day tour will depart from Rome, early in the morning, to reach the city of Naples. If you wish, you can ask for the pick-up service directly at your hotel (with no extra charge!). Then you will meet your group and, aboard a luxury tour-bus, you will start your journey in total comfort.
The first stop of your day tour will be Naples, where you will have the opportunity to enjoy from the comfort of your coach climbing up the Vomero hill. The town overlooks the bay of Naples which extends from the Sorrento peninsula to vulcanic area of Phlegrean fields, and the skyline is dominated by the majestic and still active volcano Vesuvius, offering an impressive sight perfect to take stunning pictures.
Your day tour will continue to Ercolano where we will stop for lunch. The restaurant is in a first class hotel in Herculaneum, situated in a marvelous environment and surrounded by wonderful gardens dating back to 1700.
After lunch, head to Pompeii and Skip the Line to one of the most important archaeological sites in Europe and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. you will meet your accredited tour guide who will lead you to the discovery of the excavations of this archaeological site: the ancient city of Pompeii was buried during the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD, and has remained almost intact up to the present day. Pompeii is a place out of time, the destination of millions of tourists from all over the world, where you can immerse yourself in the life of the ancient Romans. Our professional guide will tell you lots of secrets, stories, and anecdotes of Pompeii, enriching your tour.
Your day trip will then end after the visit of Pompeii: you will return to Rome by bus.
A day trip to Pompeii and Naples is not the only option we have departing from Rome.
If you have more than one day at your disposal, we highly suggest:
In just 3 or 2 days, you can head South and experience the allure of the Naples area: famous history, archaeology, and unique natural beauty.
Tour the fascinating historical center of Naples, explore excavations at the village of Pompeii and admire Capri's enchanting Blue Grotto. Meals, transport, and expert guide included.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
We recommend that you wear comfortable clothes and shoes. In summer, don't forget to bring a bottle of water and, in winter, bring an umbrella.
The pick-up is provided only for the hotels located in the center of Rome, so it is important to communicate the name and address of the hotel where you are staying, to organize the service in the best way. Also, please note that the pick-up service is NOT provided for private homes and B&B.
From 1st November 2017 to 31st March 2018, the live guided service is available in English and Spanish. For other languages, audioguides will be provided.
This tour is free for children 0-2 years old. For children 3-7 there is a 20% discount.
From 1st April onwards, the tour will be done in ENGLISH, SPANISH, GERMAN AND FRENCH. AUDIOGUIDE IN POMPEII will be available in ITALIAN, PORTUGUESE, CHINESE, RUSSIAN AND JAPANESE.