Vesuvius and Herculaneum Tour (6Hrs)

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Vesuvius gives you a spectacular view of the Gulf of Naples with its islands. Vesuvius is an active volcano in continental Europe as well as one of the most studied and dangerous in the world for its high population and its explosive characteristics, the peak reaches 1,281 meters. You get to the crater with a 20/25 minute walk uphill. The ticket to the crater is included with an internal guide, (2 hours) .Herculaneum was buried under meters of ash and pumice from the catastrophic eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD. A professional private guide inside is recommended in order to better visit its most important structures. The guide is on request, will help you skip the long lines even at the ticket office, and is not included in the tour price. On request it is also possible to take a lunch break in a traditional local restaurant to taste a set menu (all inclusive) with local foods, drinks, wine and desserts.

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Duration: 5 to 6 hours
Starts: Naples, Italy
Trip Category: Day Trips & Excursions >> Day Trips



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We are professional local English speaking drivers.
Vesuvius gives you a spectacular view of the Gulf of Naples with its islands. Vesuvius is an active volcano in continental Europe as well as one of the most studied and dangerous in the world for its high population and its explosive characteristics, the peak reaches 1,281 meters. You get to the crater with a 20/25 minute walk uphill. The ticket to the crater is included with an internal guide, (2 hours) .Herculaneum was buried under meters of ash and pumice from the catastrophic eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD. A professional private guide inside is recommended in order to better visit its most important structures. The guide is on request, will help you skip the long lines even at the ticket office, and is not included in the tour price. On request it is also possible to take a lunch break in a traditional local restaurant to taste a set menu (all inclusive) with local foods, drinks, wine and desserts.

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Stop At: Parco Nazionale Del Vesuvio, Contrada Osservatorio, Ercolano Italy

The excursion includes 2/3 stops, Vesuvius for the visit of the crater at 1,281 meters high, Tour on the Vesuvius crater where there is a magnificent panorama of the Gulf of Naples with its islands to see ..

Duration: 3 hours

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

Herculaneum is world famous for the archaeological excavations of the Roman city founded, according to legend, by Hercules and destroyed by the eruption of Vesuvius in 79; together with those of Pompeii and Aplonti, they are part of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Duration: 2 hours



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