Hiking the stratovolcano Mt. Vesuivius with a wine tour (Intriguing Tour)

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Despite its violent history of eruptions, Mount Vesuvius still offers a beautiful view of the surrounding area, which is a national park. Mt. Vesuvius’ eruption in AD79 buried the cities of both Pompeii and Ercolano beneath ashes, mud and lava. It left extreme damage but immaculate artefacts that can be seen today. This is a wonderful trip up the stratovolcano, allowing tourists to absorb the natural scenery and history.

The tour offers a remarkable experience in the countryside vineyard around the volcano of Mount Vesuvius. On this tour, you will witness the wine making process while also getting to taste and buy authentic Italian wine. This is an essential opportunity for any wine lover who wants to explore some of Italy’s finest wines, such as Fiano, Taurasi and Lacryma di Christi. Here you will have the chance to taste these wines as well have a light lunch. As well our drivers are professional, knowledgeable, friendly with great sense of humor. We promise a memorable tour.

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Duration: 8 to 9 hours
Starts: Naples, Italy
Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours



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Despite its violent history of eruptions, Mount Vesuvius still offers a beautiful view of the surrounding area, which is a national park. Mt. Vesuvius’ eruption in AD79 buried the cities of both Pompeii and Ercolano beneath ashes, mud and lava. It left extreme damage but immaculate artefacts that can be seen today. This is a wonderful trip up the stratovolcano, allowing tourists to absorb the natural scenery and history.

The tour offers a remarkable experience in the countryside vineyard around the volcano of Mount Vesuvius. On this tour, you will witness the wine making process while also getting to taste and buy authentic Italian wine. This is an essential opportunity for any wine lover who wants to explore some of Italy’s finest wines, such as Fiano, Taurasi and Lacryma di Christi. Here you will have the chance to taste these wines as well have a light lunch. As well our drivers are professional, knowledgeable, friendly with great sense of humor. We promise a memorable tour.

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

While climbing Mt. Vesuvius you will see the Bay of Naples. About halfway up the climb, you can see the lava flow from 1944 eruption and the grand city of Naples. Here you will have time to take great topographic photos as well see some amazing views from various angles and height. Later, explore the base of the volcano where there is a wine yard, where a tour will be provided with explanation of how wine is made as well as the various grapes. Here you will have the opportunity to taste various wines(Aglianico and Fiano) and have lunch.

Duration: 7 hours



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