Herculaneum and Sorrento Private Day Tour from Rome

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Herculaneum is a submarine of Vesuvius in 79 AD, which buried it beneath a layer of debris. The excavations offer the visitor to the urban fabric, the magnificent baths complex, and the monumental basilica. The perfect state of preservation of wood elements, especially of the facades of houses, offers the reconstruction of everyday life, the style of living and the various styles of Vesuvian painting. Sorrento is located towards the end of the mountainous Sorrento Peninsula, over the hills from the famous Amalfi Coast. In mythology, this area is often identified as the land of the sirens, beautiful maidens of the sea whose song is lured mariners to their doom.

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Duration: 10 to 11 hours
Starts: Rome, Italy
Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Historical & Heritage Tours



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Herculaneum is a submarine of Vesuvius in 79 AD, which buried it beneath a layer of debris. The excavations offer the visitor to the urban fabric, the magnificent baths complex, and the monumental basilica. The perfect state of preservation of wood elements, especially of the facades of houses, offers the reconstruction of everyday life, the style of living and the various styles of Vesuvian painting. Sorrento is located towards the end of the mountainous Sorrento Peninsula, over the hills from the famous Amalfi Coast. In mythology, this area is often identified as the land of the sirens, beautiful maidens of the sea whose song is lured mariners to their doom.

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

Mount Vesuvius, submerged under a torrent of mud and lava after Mount Vesuvius eruption in 79 AD. The buildings have been walking down the streets Together with your guide, you’ll visit many important sites, public baths with their well-preserved frescoes and mosaics, shops and the gymnasium.

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: citta di sorrento, 80067 Sorrento, Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy

After the tour in Herculaneum, your private driver will take you to Sorrento, known for its high quality hand crafted products: the inlay wood work, the cameos and the famous lemon liquor Limoncello!

Duration: 3 hours



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