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Private Tour: Day Trip Excursion to Herculaneum - Mt. Vesuvius and Pompeii

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Overview
Pompeii, Herculaneum, and Mt. Vesuvius are three of the most impressive sights in southern Italy, but visiting by train or bus can be frustrating. On this tour, skip the hassle and delays of public transportation and see all three in one day. Explore the two archaeological sites—on yoru own or with a guide—before being dropped at the trailhead to the crater on Mt. Vesuvius to take in the view over the Bay of Naples.
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  • 1
    Pompeii Archaeological Park
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Piazza Porta Marina
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 3
    Forum
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 4
    Basilica
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 5
    Thermopolium
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 6
    Casa del Fauno
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 7
    House of the Vettii
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 8
    Stabian Baths (Terme Stabiane)
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 9
    Teatro Grande
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 10
    Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
    Stop: 100 minutes - Admission excluded
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Highlights
  • See Pompeii, Herculaneum, and Mt. Vesuvius with a private driver
  • Option of visiting the archaeological sites on your own or with a guide
  • Walk along the trail to the crater of Mt. Vesuvius at your own pace
  • A private tour for individual attention and flexibility
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Duration
8–9 hours
Inclusions
  • Bottled water
  • Accommodation - Port - Train station - Airport pickup and drop-off
  • Professional guide (if option selected)
  • Driver
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Professional guide (if option not selected)
  • Entry/Admission - Pompeii Archaeological Park
  • Entry/Admission - Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
  • Entry/Admission - Vesuvio National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Punto di Accesso Sentiero del Gran Cono del Vesuvio
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • If passenger are on a Cruise ship, at time of booking, They must provide the following information: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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MPCLDC wrote a review 9 Feb.
199 contributions177 helpful votes
Tony was excellent. Extremely knowledgeable, very good English, prompt and friendly. Was prompt with the hotel pickup. He was able to suggest the ‘must see’ sites and an efficient route at both Pompei and Herculaneum. He was able to suggest what to see and restaurants in the
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Travel165843 wrote a review Jan. 2020
4 contributions2 helpful votes
We highly recommend this private tour of Pompeii, Herculaneum, and Mt. Vesuvius! Antonino was our driver who was prompt and gracious when he picked us up at our hotel in Naples. He and our guide for Pompeii and Herculaneum, Mimma, made this one of our best days during our entire
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Date of experience: December 2019
EricF42 wrote a review Dec. 2019
30 contributions8 helpful votes
Our driver was prompt, courteous, knowledgeable, and accommodating. He met us at the cruise ship terminal, gave us a quick tour of Naples and then took us to Herculaneum, Pompeii, and then to climb to the top of Vesuvius. Our guide was exceptionally knowledgeable and engaging.
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Date of experience: December 2019
Neat wrote a review Dec. 2019
3 contributions
Tony arrived promptly at our hotel for pick up and quickly filled us in on the days events First stop was Pompeii where the guide walked us round and was very knowledgeable - she showed us so many things we’d have missed if she hadn’t been there Next up was Herculaneum -
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Date of experience: December 2019
ragin cajun wrote a review Nov. 2019
2 contributions
Driver/guide, Tony, and Herculaneum/Pompeii guide, Luchia, were great. Vesuvius was a chore for us 'flatlands' but we made it. Time and money well spent.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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MPCLDC
New Jersey
199177
Great Day
Tony was excellent. Extremely knowledgeable, very good English, prompt and friendly. Was prompt with the hotel
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mntchon
10
Pompeii
The tour we booked was amazing. The guides were knowledgeable, the sites were beautiful, and we can't wait to
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Travel165843
42
Excellent driver, guide, and a wonderful day!
We highly recommend this private tour of Pompeii, Herculaneum, and Mt. Vesuvius! Antonino was our driver who was
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mullWangaratta
3819
Boat ride on Amalfi coast
So glad we based ourselves in Sorrento! Cheaper hotels and shops and more action! One day we paid $45 AUD for a
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EricF42
London, United Kingdom
208
Excellent driver. Excellent guide. Definitely worth the time and money
Our driver was prompt, courteous, knowledgeable, and accommodating. He met us at the cruise ship terminal, gave us
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Neat
20
Amazing from start to finish
Tony arrived promptly at our hotel for pick up and quickly filled us in on the days events First stop was Pompeii
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ragin cajun
20
Great Day
Driver/guide, Tony, and Herculaneum/Pompeii guide, Luchia, were great. Vesuvius was a chore for us 'flatlands'
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Cheryl Z
Regina, Canada
11734
Fantastic Day Trip!
We were on a Mediterranean Cruise and booked this day trip - worth every cent of the cost! Our guide was Antonia
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Storyteller254474
41
Interesting!!!
We had a wonderful guide and driver. They picked us up at our hotel and we returned there, also. We went to
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mjm0508
Ballston Lake, New York
6134
Trustworthy- An incredible day in Herculaneum and Naples!
We were on the MSC Fantasia and booked a last minute private tour with Antonino the night before docking in
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Key Details
  • Duration: 8–9 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish
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