Herculaneum Private Tour with an Archaeologist

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A Private Tour of Herculaneum to visit the archaeological site.
There will be no other guides besides me and you are guaranteed to be with an archaeological guide. After the experience, you can stay on the site until closing and continue exploring the beauties with the advice I will give you.

Additional Info

Duration: 2 hours
Starts: Ercolano, Italy
Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Historical & Heritage Tours



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A Private Tour of Herculaneum to visit the archaeological site.
There will be no other guides besides me and you are guaranteed to be with an archaeological guide. After the experience, you can stay on the site until closing and continue exploring the beauties with the advice I will give you.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, Corso Resina, 187, 80056 Ercolano Italy

Meeting point: ticket office of the archaeological site of Herculaneum, it will be possible to buy the entrance tickets (if you haven’t bought in advanced or if you haven’t purchased online).
The entrance ticket to the Archaeological Park of Herculaneum will give you the opportunity to see all the attractions and houses present during the tour.
The guide will be waiting for you with a sign to be recognized: “Eliana Sandretti”.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: La Terrazza di M. Nonio Balbo, Ercolano Italy

We will see the skeletons of people who died during the eruption and we will look out on the terrace to imagine the panorama before the great explosion of Vesuvius.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Casa dei Cervi, Cardo V Sito Archeologico di Ercolano, Ercolano Italy

La Casa dei Cervi is a luxurious house with a terrace overlooking the sea.

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Casa del Rilievo di Telefo, Ercolano Italy

The name of the domus is due to a high relief where the myth of Telephus was illustrated.

Stop At: Partem Domus lignea – Casa del Tramezzo di Legno, Herculaneum Archeological Park, Ercolano Italy

The Casa del Tramezzo di Legno is named after the discovery of a wooden partition that was charred due to the eruption of Vesuvius.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Casa del Salone Nero, Herculaneum Archeological Park the junction of Cardo IV with the Decumanus Maximus, Ercolano Italy

The house of the Black Room owes its name to its salon painted in black. It is one of the most luxurious domus in Herculaneum.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Salone della Barca di Ercolano, Ercolano Scavi, Ercolano Italy

We will see the boat charred by the eruption of Vesuvius and recently discovered.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: College of the Augustales, Herculaneum Archeological Park, Ercolano Italy

The College of the Augustales preserves the frescoes representing Hercules entering Olympus. In this room the skeleton of the keeper who died during the eruption.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: House of the Skeleton, Herculaneum Archeological Park, Ercolano Italy

The House of the Skeleton of Herculaneum owes its name to the discovery of the skeleton of an inhabitant who was unable to save himself.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Casa Sannitica, Herculaneum Archeological Park, Ercolano Italy

The Samnite House is one of the oldest houses in Herculaneum

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Casa di Nettuno e Anfitrite, Ercolano Italy

The House of Neptune and Amphitrite is an environment that leaves you speechless with its rich scenographic compositions.

Duration: 15 minutes



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