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From Rome: Pompeii and Mt. Vesuvius Volcano Full-Day Trip

Activity provider: City Wonders Ltd.

From Rome: Pompeii and Mt. Vesuvius Volcano Full-Day Trip

Activity provider: City Wonders Ltd.
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From US$ 139.14 per person

Likely to sell out

Explore the intact remains of the Roman town of Pompeii with a guide and climb the mountain that destroyed it. Get panoramic views of the Bay of Naples and Amalfi Coast from its summit (during summer).

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Duration 13 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
English
Audio guide included
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a skip-the-line access to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Pompeii
  • Travel from Rome in the comfort of a fully air-conditioned private bus
  • Climb Mount Vesuvius with views of the Bay of Naples (April-mid-November)
  • Enjoy free time exploring the historic city of Naples (mid-November-March)
  • Explore the intact remains of the Roman town of Pompeii with a guide
Full description

Travel from Rome to Pompeii in an air-conditioned private bus, accompanied by an archaeologist guide. Benefit from skip-the-line entry and enjoy a guided tour of the ancient city. Throughout the ruins, come across a death cast, a plaster recreation of an unfortunate citizen preserved by the superheated volcanic ash. After visiting Pompeii, drive up the slope of Mt. Vesuvius, (from April to mid-November), one of Europe’s few active volcanoes located in the Vesuvius National Park. From here, take a short hike up to the steaming crater for stunning views of Capri and Sorrento. During the winter season between November and March, Mt. Vesuvius is closed, so your tour will follow the coastline and take you to the city of Naples. Explore the iconic Castle Nuovo, the famous art deco Umberto I Gallery, or simply wander around the monumental Plebiscito Square.

Includes
  • Roundtrip transportation by air-conditioned bus
  • Skip-the-line ticket to Pompeii
  • Tour guide
  • Entry ticket to Vesuvius National Park (April-mid-November)
  • Free time in Naples (mid-November-March)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Jacket

Not allowed

  • Baby strollers
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • It is the responsibility of all visitors to ensure they check and comply with the official COVID-19 travel advice and restrictions on each country's government website. The tour provider will not be held responsible for refused access to museums and tourist attractions and no refund will be due.
  • You must provide all passenger names at the time of booking in order to visit Mount Vesuvius or you may be refused entry
  • During summer months in rare cases of inclement weather or strikes, the crater of Vesuvius may be closed to visitors. In this case, an alternative visit to the city of Naples will be included. From late November to March the Vesuvius isn't accessible and it is replaced with a visit to
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.6 /5

based on 2073 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.7/5
  • Transportation
    4.7/5
  • Value for money
    4.4/5
  • Safety
    4.8/5

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Everyone will tell you that you can’t limit Pompeii to just one day (or 2 hours) - and that’s true. BUT! When you’re in Italy/Rome and you have so much to do, this tour is an excellent option. Elena, our guide for Rome, was very knowledgeable and gave a great presentation on the history and ruins of Pompeii, we learned SO MUCH and saw SO MANY cool things!! And our itinerary Guide for the day, Rob, was awesome! He was charismatic and a fantastic story teller! Gave us a bunch of historical facts and mythological tales on the road to and from Naples, as well as some street smarts so that we didn’t get played by the locals and recommendations for both Napoli and Roma. Highly recommend

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January 18, 2023

Brilliant trip, well organised, easy to locate meeting point. Valentina was a fantastic guide, lots of facts and upbeat on the very early start. There was a chance we weren’t able to get to Vesuvius due to the weather impending but we did manage it. Pompeii was fantastic, would’ve liked a bit longer there as so much to see but we knew it would be restrictive.

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December 31, 2022

Our guide was Rob and he was absolutely fantastic, he shared so much information about the Roman culture on the bus ride that was so useful. The guide at Pompeii was very experienced and we enjoyed his commentary, although with the time constraints it felt like we were having to speed run the tour of the city.

December 2, 2022

Product ID: 10453