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Stop At: Pompeii - Archaeological Area., Porta Marina Superiore (Via Villa dei Misteri) Piazza Immacolata, Piazza Porta Marina inf., 80045 Pompeii Italy

24 August 79 AD started like any other day... a sudden disaster struck a lively city located near one of the major trading ports of the Roman Empire. As the largest volcano on the Italian peninsula erupted, the entire city was wiped out overnight buried under volcanic ash. The city's name was Pompeii.

By the end of 25 august, the landscape around Mount Vesuvius had been changed forever and Pompeii had been completely buried. Within a few years no one could remember where the city had once stood.

When its excavation began almost 1700 years later what came to light astonished the world. Under the volcanic ash, the city had been beautifully preserved. A time capsule that revealed centuries later what town life had been like at the time of the Roman Empire. Not only the city buildings were perfectly preserved, volcanic ash also sealed their bodies and their thoughts often scratched into the plaster walls before the sudden tragedy. Looking at the numerous and sometimes hidden details of Pompeii, you will know about its inhabitants, their lives and their wishes that never came true...

My walking tours is a travel in the past through which you'll have a vivid picture of roman daily life told with passion and archaeological accuracy. The tour includes the major highlights or if you prefer I can prepare a different tour according to your interests. Whatever you choose, the tour will be an amazing experience for all your family.

Duration: 2 hours
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Pompei Porta Marina, 80045 Pompei, Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy
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2h
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Pompei Porta Marina, 80045 Pompei, Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy
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  • Entrance tickets
  • Entry/Admission - Pompeii - Archaeological Area.
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  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
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For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We visited Pompei with our two children aged 8 and 10. One of the reasons we were attracted to Ada’s tour was the reviews left by other families and the tour certainly lived up to expectations. Ada was really helpful in arranging the tour, changing the time to suit us better,
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All I can is WOW !....WOW !....WOW !!! History is not my forte but Ada's vast knowledge & passion for Pompeii was immediately obvious and infectious. She has excellent communication skills & a rare quality that puts you instantly at ease, making the tour that much more
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She is so knowledgeable because this is where she's from. We spent a very informative and enjoyable day with Ada in ancient Naples and Pompeii. She put together our tour based on our interests and it was amazing. We highly recommend Ada as a guide. She's not only a great
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We spent the morning touring the Amalfi coast with a driver Ada had arranged, and then toured Pompeii with Ada in the afternoon. She really does bring the ruins to life and points out what we can learn about Ancient Rome from seemingly minor details. She was very easy to work
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Thank you Ada for a lovely tour. We saw many interesting things and the duration was just perfect-we did half day tour and would recommend this for hot days.
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  • Languages Offered: English, French, Italian
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