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From Naples: Herculaneum and Mt. Vesuvius Full-Day Excursion

3.9 / 5

49 reviews

Activity provider: Napoli Official Tour

From Naples: Herculaneum and Mt. Vesuvius Full-Day Excursion

Activity provider: Napoli Official Tour
Likely to sell out
Likely to sell out

From US$ 85.89 per person

Visit the ruins of the ancient Roman town of Herculaneum and walk up to the crater of the volcano that destroyed the town nearly 2,000 years ago.

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Duration 7 hours
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English, Italian


  • Enjoy skip-the-line entry to the ruins of Herculaneum
  • Take a walk up to the crater of Mt. Vesuvius
  • Marvel at the spectacular views from the top of the volcano
Full description
Start your full-day tour at a choice of meeting points on the bus route from Naples to the Herculaneum ruins. Enjoy skip-the-line entrance and discover Herculaneum on your own. Afterwards you will continue on to Mt. Vesuvius. Enjoy a drive through a national park that features amazing views of the Bay of Naples. Take a walking path up to the crater, where you can admire area views and learn more about local geology from the park guides. Following your Mt. Vesuvius visit, you’ll head back to Naples. Choose the departure time most convenient for you and the bus stop closest to your destination.
  • Round-trip transportation with multilingual assistant on board
  • Skip-the-line entrance ticket to the Herculaneum ruins and and Mt. Vesuvius
  • Guide/audio guide
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 3 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card for children
  • Passport or ID card, copy accepted
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3.9 /5

based on 49 reviews

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I was very well attended by the team that took us on the tour. As we went by train, the team facilitated our meeting by taking the ticket to us and there we boarded the bus. I found this service very attentive. I loved Vesuvio, but when I went to Herculano, I missed a guide or an audiophone to explain historically the place and each item we visited. This is the only caveat I would like to suggest.

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September 6, 2019

I found the trip to Mount Vesuvio incredible, the climb is strong but it's worth it because of the view of the crater and the panoramic view of the city. I loved!! As for the city of Erculano, I found it very interesting, but I didn't have a guide, nor an audiophone. Perhaps the proposal of this tool was a good idea for tourism, there are also no cafeterias or any other establishment to eat something. The option is to take a reinforced snack with you.

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September 3, 2019

The walk up to the top of Mount Vesuvius is quite challenging in the heat, so a good pair of shoes and water is a must! Herculaneum is a beautiful, yet tragic site with lots to take in and learn. Take food with you, as there is not a huge opportunity to get any.

August 13, 2019

Product ID: 151892