Pompeii + Herculaneum day trip with an archeologist and SKIP the line

Tour Number

Activity Level

532726


Categories

Adventure / Active, First Time Visitor, Local Experience, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Italian (fluent)

The best walking tour combo - Skip the line included


Stroll down ancient roads to experience what an everyday Roman town was like before it was destroyed by volcanic ash. Enjoy a 5 hours guided tour of Italy's most important archaeological sites in Pompeii and Herculaneum using public transportation or if you fit I can give you a ride ;)

Pompeii
Are you ready to live again the greatest eruption of the Mt. Vesuvius?
Enjoy the most important UNESCO site with an archeologist who took part for few seasons at the excavations in Pompeii. Streets, roman restaurants, Plaster casts, Theatre, Brothel (Lupanare) etc.

Herculaneum
*Never forget that the Vesuvius has created a huge tragedy, Hercualenum is the proof more than Pompeii. First at all we must have panoramic about history and the begging of the excavations Tour starts from the ancient shoreline where people tried to find a refuge from the heat, but no chance! Following the road backwards we will reach the vibrant center of the town where we could still see wooden stairs, houses with intact rich painting walls!

Itinerary

Guidelines for the hosts:
→ arrival 09. 30 - spend 2 hours with the guests at this location
Please manage your time
Stops to be visited:
- Theatre
- Sacred area
- Thermal baths
- Lupanare (brothel)
- Forum
- Plaster casts of the victims
2. Lunch Break at Porta Marina if we need
Guidelines for the hosts:
→ lunch is not included for the guests, it is at their own expense
→ take the Circumvesuviana train line to Ercolano Scavi.
3. Herculaneum
Stops to be visited:
- Ancient shore
- Private House
- Thermopolium (snack bar)
- Pistrinum (bakery)
- Sacred area dedicated to Augustus

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Address or Intersection, Monument/Building, Suggested by Guide: Porta Marina Superiore entrance, in front of Hortus restaurant

Duration: 5 hours

Transportation

Walking tour and public train

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services

Other: My guidance and assistance for entire duration of the tour

Estimated Local Cash Needed

10 euro - local drinks or snaks

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: Tickets

  • Book this tour

    Currency
    Tour Price

    338 USD(for up to 10 people) (duration: 5 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    532726


    Categories

    Adventure / Active, First Time Visitor, Local Experience, Museums / Culture

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: Yes.

    Maximum travelers: 10

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), Italian (fluent)

  • Share This Tour
Private tour guide Raffaele

Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

Message Raffaele R.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/vesuvianarcheology

Tours by Raffaele R.

See more of the tours offered by this guide.


...