Pompeii: Half-day Tour of Mt. Vesuvius with Skip-the-line

4.9 / 5

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Pompeii: Half-day Tour of Mt. Vesuvius with Skip-the-line

From US$ 71.28 per person

Hike Mt Vesuvius with a shared transportation from Pompeii. Peer inside the still quiescent crater and enjoy the fantastic exploration of the most famous volcano in the world.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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COVID-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Small group
Limited to 8 participants
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 3.5 hours
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Skip the ticket line
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Driver
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Hike Mt Vesuvius
  • Look inside the dormant volcano
  • Be amazed by the breathtaking view of the Bay of Naples
Full description
Hike  to the crater of Mt. Vesuvius, peering into the mouth of the most famous volcano in the world. You will be picked up in a shared transportation from Pompeii and driven to the base of Mt. Vesuvius. Your skip-the-line tickets will grant you speedy access to the route up the volcano whose immense force destroyed the ancient cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum.  Climb this legendary mountain and have a look into the still quiescent deep crater. A 20-minute walk is required to reach the highest part of the crater. Once you reach the top, stand at the crater rim and bask in the stunning panoramic view of the Bay of Naples, Capri, Ischia, the edge of the Sorrento coast, and more. The driver will assist you and tell you some of the most interesting anecdotes and stories of the area and it's fascinating, rich history. Pickup and drop-off at Pompeii ruins main entrance: Porta Marina Superiore.
Includes
  • Driving and assistance for the entire duration of the tour
  • Transportation by shared Minivan
  • Vesuvius skip-the-line entrance tickets
  • All fees and taxes
  • Lunch
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users
COVID-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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Participants

Date

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Meeting point

Meet at the main gate of Pompeii, Porta Marina Superiore, Via Villa dei Misteri 3. We will wait by the gate, just in front of the bar-restaurant Hortus with a lot of lemons and oranges hanging outside. We will have a sign with "Askos Tours" written on it. The meeting point is just few steps away the Circumvesuviana train station Pompei-Villa dei Misteri.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Water

Know before you go

  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 / 5

based on 10 reviews

Review summary

  • Value for money
    4.9 / 5
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Fantastic experience. Francesco is the best and knows everything there is to know about mount Vesuvius. Go for it !

September 16, 2020

The transport very comfortable but the best bit was the guide-very knowledgable and very entertaining Contact with organisation- Askos Tours-was very personalised and sorted with no problems

September 15, 2020

it was super arranged. we were picked up at the entrance with a van. our guide, Francesco, was super enthusiastic and explained a lot. Recommended !!

September 6, 2020

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