Pompei and Herculaneum Private Excursions
The tour lasts about 8 hours.
Suggested pick up time 8:30 a.m. Please note that all of our private tours are customizable following your preferences.
In the morning you will meet your private guide and your personal driver that will accompany you the entire day.
The tour is dedicated to the discovery of an important piece of Neapolitan history.
Following the eruption of the volcano Mount Vesuvius in the year 79 A.D. Pompeii lay buried and forgotten for hundreds of years.
Your guide will take you slowly through some of the ancient streets of Pompeii where you can see Baths, Forums and Villas built by the prosperous Romans in the year 80 B.C. Marvel at the fabulously preserved Frescos which adorned the walls and floors of the Villas.
At lunch time the guide will be happy to suggest you the best restaurant of the area.
Herculaneum was submerged under a torrent of mud and lava that hardened into a soft tufa (a kind of course rock) that preserved many of the wooden parts of houses and household objects which can be seen today. A large part of the town is still buried and many treasure are to be discovered.