Explore one of Europe's most well-preserved archaeological sites at the ruins of Pompeii, an ancient Roman city buried beneath a layer of ash and lapilli, and hike to the summit of Mount Vesuvius.
What to Expect
Pick-up from Hotel and transfer by minibus to Pompeii.
At the arrival, enjoy a 2 hour visit of the Pompeii excavation site together with your official guide. Due to its burial under a layer of ashes and lapilli, the town got forgotten for hundreds of years prior to its excavations in the 18th Century.
After the visit you’ll have some free time for lunch. In the early afternoon, the visit will continue to Mt. Vesuvius.
The bus will ride you up to 1000 meters high, from that point, there will be a 30 minute walk to the top. Once on the rim, you’ll meet an alpine guide who’ll give you information about the history of the crater. Here, enjoy some free time to enjoy the breath-taking view of the entire Gulf of Naples.
Return to Sorrento in the afternoon.
- Air-conditioned transportation
- Pick-up at dedicated meeting point
- English-speaking assistant
- Bottle of water
Know Before You Go
• Remember to bring your passport, camera, sunscreen, sun hat, and comfortable shoes