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Naples and Pompeii Tour: Guide, Lunch, Hotel Pick-up from Rome

  • When does it run?
    Thursday
  • Start time
    7:15am
  • Duration
    About 13 hours
Inclusions
  • Complimentary hotel pick up
  • Transportation in minibus
  • Guide (English, Spanish or French speaking)
  • Lunch in a local restaurant
  • Pompeii entrance fee and tour with a local guide
Guests
  • Adult (8+)
  • Child (3-7)
  • Infant (0-2)

Key Highlights

  • Embark on a wonderful day trip to Naples and Pompeii from Rome
  • Enjoy an introductory guided tour of Naples and see the major highlights
  • Savour a lunch at a charming restaurant near Pompeii
  • Visit the lost city of Pompeii and its attractions with an expert guide

Overview

This wonderful day trip from Rome takes you to the city of Naples and Pompeii - the city destroyed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD.

Leave Rome in a coach in a southerly direction and take the Highway of the Sun crossing the fertile Roman countryside through the area known as Castelli Romani. Approximately halfway along the highway, you will be able to see the Abbey of Montecassino.

NAPLES TOUR

Arrive at Naples and proceed towards the hill of Posillipo, from where you can enjoy spectacular views of the Gulf of Naples and the volcano, Vesuvius. Descend towards the port of Mergellina and follow the coastal road to arrive at the ancient fishing quarter of Santa Lucia. Here you will see the impressive Castel dell’Ovo (meaning Egg’s Castle), rising upon the islet of Megaride. It is the city’s oldest castle. Apparently, the name of the castle is linked to a medieval legend. Other major sites that you will come across are Piazza del Plebiscito, Royal Palace, Basilica of San Francesco di Paola, San Carlo Opera House, Gallery of Umberto I, and Maschio Angioino fort.

Leave the city and cross the fertile valley of Mount Vesuvius passing the towns of Ercolano, Torre del Greco and Torre Annunziata before arriving at Pompeii.

POMPEII TOUR

Stop for lunch at a local restaurant and then head to the Pompeii excavation site. You will then have a guided tour of Pompeii that will take around 2 hours. An expert guide will bring Pompeii back to life for you and show you many of the best-preserved relics. Through the remains and ruins of this ancient city, you can picture the everyday life in the Imperial Age and imagine the panic felt by the people before the city was so disastrously buried.

On the way back to Rome you will visit a coral and cameo factory, where you have the opportunity to admire and purchase items of this ancient craft, dating back to the Greek times.

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Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Thursday

  • Duration

    About 13 hours

  • Start time

    7:15am

  • Meeting Point

    Good news! You can get picked up from selected hotels in Central Rome between 6:30am and 7:15am, just give us the details at the time of booking. Don’t worry if you have not booked your hotel yet, our customer service executives will get in touch and confirm the details.
    If you are not staying in central Rome the tour also starts from Via G. Amendola 32 at 7:15am.

  • Ending Point

    You will be dropped in the vicinity of your hotel or Via G. Amendola 32.

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Complimentary hotel pick up
  • Transportation in minibus
  • Guide (English, Spanish or French speaking)
  • Lunch in a local restaurant
  • Pompeii entrance fee and tour with a local guide
  • Hotel drop-off

Please note

Voucher information: Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we're working on changing this). At this time no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

Additional info

If you need any assistance or have a query, you may call at the telephone numbers provided in your confirmation voucher or our customer service desk.

Customer Reviews

  • Brilliant from hotel pick up to hotel drop off. Was great day for the four of us.
    Derek Taylor, United Kingdom 10/27/2016
  • excellent day out
    miss p curnow, United Kingdom 03/16/2016
  • Overall is good, but only visited a small piece of the city of Pompeii
    Cheung Wing Han Alice, Hong Kong 06/24/2015

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