From Naples: Pompeii Herculaneum and Mount Vesuvius

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Embark on one of the most incredible day trips in Italy by traveling Mt. Vesuvius, Pompeii and Herculaneum.  Your private day trip with the help of Positano Limo Service will take you to the only active volcano in Europe, Mt. Vesuvius. Explore the ancient town of Pompeii that was buried by thirty feet of hot mud and volcanic ash from Vesuvius 2,000 years ago, visit the volcano itself and walking up to the crater. You will have a stroll in Herculaneum, which is also destroyed by Mt. Vesuvius in 79 A.D. This magnificent Roman town was once a holiday resort for the Roman rich.

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Duration: 8 hours
Starts: Naples, Italy
Trip Category: Day Trips & Excursions >> Day Trips



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Embark on one of the most incredible day trips in Italy by traveling Mt. Vesuvius, Pompeii and Herculaneum.  Your private day trip with the help of Positano Limo Service will take you to the only active volcano in Europe, Mt. Vesuvius. Explore the ancient town of Pompeii that was buried by thirty feet of hot mud and volcanic ash from Vesuvius 2,000 years ago, visit the volcano itself and walking up to the crater. You will have a stroll in Herculaneum, which is also destroyed by Mt. Vesuvius in 79 A.D. This magnificent Roman town was once a holiday resort for the Roman rich.

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Stop At: Pompeii, Pompeii, Province of Naples, Campania

Go back to the time of ancient Rome with a guided tour of the archaeological site of Pompeii, in a small group and in the company of an archaeologist. Explore this UNESCO World Heritage Site with an expert guide, who will take you around the city preserved from the ashes of the eruption of Vesuvius, in 79 after Christ. Start your experience by accessing Pompeii with a priority entrance from Porta Marina Superiore, one of the seven gates of the ancient city. Stroll the main streets and cross the Forum, the heart of the ancient city and the center of public life. From there you can see Vesuvius overlooking the city.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Ercolano, Ercolano, Province of Naples, Campania

Herculaneum was a smaller but wealthier town, possessing an extraordinary density of fine houses, that you will able to visit as the deep pyro plastic material which covered it and preserved the beauties of the ancient town very well, along with lots of wooden and other organic-based objects (such us roofs, beds, doors, food and even some skeletons discovered in recent years).

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Vesuvius National Park, Via Palazzo del Principe, 80044 Ottaviano Italy

After visit Herculaneum, your driver will drive to the mount Vesuvio where you can admire the magnificent view of the crater and bay of Naples.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes



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