A day spent between history and local flavours.
Paestum is an ancient city founded by the Greek around 600 b. c. Now is an UNESCO heritage and one of the most suggestive archaeological site of the world. here you can see 3 of the most well preserved Greek temples in the world. In the archaeological site there is also a museum that contain the famous "tomb of the Diver" , one of the rare examples of Greek painting with figured scenes.
For a more intense experience I can book for you a private walking tour of the site with an authorized guide that will explain the leads you trough the splendour of the Ancient Greek and Roman lifestyle.
The tour will continue in a suggestive buffalo mozzarella farm, there you could also assist the production system with the explanation. After the visit there will be time for lunch with all the typical products accompained by a tasting of buffalo mozzarella and local wine.
- The ride from Sorrento and Amalfi Coast to Paestum is about 1 hour and 45 minutes
- Usually we visit first the mozzarella farm and have lunch
- After lunch there is the visit of the archaeological area
- After the visit we will leave Paestum to come back to your hotel
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Hotel lobby.
In case of shore excursion you will find me inside the port at the cruise ship arrival area holding a personalized bord with your name.
End location: Hotel lobby.
In case of shore excursion, inside the port at the cruise ship arrival area.
Duration: 8 hours
Luxury and modern Mercedes vehicle, up to 7 passengers, in perfect contitions, ever clean and equipped for children of any age, with all the comforts like air conditioned, mini fridge and wi-fi.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
30 Euro - For lunch and entrance fees, per person. The price of the lunch is approximatied and depends on the restaurant and the quality of food. Credit card is fine but I suggest to have with you some cash for small purchases, snacks, etc.
I will not be able to guide you inside of the museums and archaeological sites but I can help you to find a trusted guide on the spot.