Half-Day Pompeii Tour from Sorrento

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4 hours
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What You'll Do
  • Travel back in time with the help of an official English-speaking guide
  • Admire wonderful frescos, mosaics and remarkably intact wooden furniture
  • Learn about the history of the destructive eruption of 79 AD and its consequences on the surrounding areas
  • Get the chance to admire one of the oldest Amphitheatres in the world
Overview
Enjoy a scenic ride from Sorrento to the ancient ruins of Pompeii on a half-day tour of this fascinating archaeological site. Explore the main features of the ancient city and learn about the arena, the baths and the bakeries, to name a few.
What to Expect
Travel from Sorrento, along the scenic route out of the Sorrento Coast, turning off the motorway at Pompeii. The journey is approximately 45 minutes from Sorrento to Pompeii. Accompanied by the guide, you'll explore the main features of the ancient city including the baths, bakeries and much more.

Pompeii holds an intense fascination for visitors today. Following the eruption of the volcano Mount Vesuvius in the 79 A.D., Pompeii lay buried and forgotten for hundreds of years. The town is high on the list of the wonders of the world, and the excavations begun in the 18th century still continues to this day.

Your guide will take you through some of the ancient streets of Pompeii, where you can see baths, forums and villas built by the prosperous Romans in the year 80 B.C. Marvel at the fabulously preserved frescoes which adorned the walls and floors of the villas. Even if your interests do not lie in history, this is an archaeological site that cannot fail to impress you.
What's Included
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Transportation with private bus and professional guide
  • Authorized guide
  • Pick-up at meeting points in Sorrento
What's Not Included
  • Entrance into the ruins of Pompeii (11,00 € - for children from 0 to 17 years the entrance is free of charge, for citizens of the European community from 18 to 24 years, the ticket is reduced 50%)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Lunch
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Product ID: 74618