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Pompeii & Herculaneum Private Tour

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Private Tour
Additional People
Adult Ages 18+
Child Ages 4 - 17
Infant Ages 0 - 3

This is the best tour for archeology lovers!

If you book the car service option, a driver with a Mercedes minivan will wait for you directly outside your cruise ship terminal, hotel lobby or train station with a sign showing your name and you will drive to Pompeii and Herculaneum where you will meet your top-rated local guide to start the visit.

If you reach the sites on your own, you will meet the guide directly in Pompeii.

You will be surprised by the advanced lifestyle in which the Romans used to live during the I c. A.d. Visiting the two sites means to have a full immersion in roman time. Really a great experience! The visit of the old Roman site of Pompeii is unique: you will see how ancient Romans used to spend their days, how they used to have fun, which was the most important business of that period. Our guides will take you in an unforgettable journey to the Teatro Grande; he will let you hear the acoustic perfection of the auditory of the Teatro Piccolo; you will live again the domestic life. Your itinerary will go on along the principal street of commerce, you will visit the pleasure domes to end with the main square (the Forum) with all its markets. You’ll breathe the roman atmosphere traveling in the past!

The visit of Pompeii will last 2 and a half hours.

Herculaneum together with Pompeii was violently affected by the 79 AD eruption of Vesuvius. However, while Pompeii was buried under a layer of ash and lapilli, Herculaneum was covered under a huge mass of mud and volcanic
debris. This huge solid mass allowed better preservation of perishable materials like wood, remnants of food, fabrics, etc.

Our expert guide will make the city come to life, offering you the opportunity to imagine the private lives of the Ancient Romans. On this tour, you will visit the most interesting sites of this ancient city. You will dive into a world apart, you will get in the roman houses where you could almost hear the voices of the owners calling each other, you will see some unique details such as the original doors and all the original furniture of the shops. You won’t miss the place they loved most: the thermal baths.

The visit to Herculaneum will last 2 hours.