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Day Trip to Pompeii and Vesuvius Departing from Sorrento

Mount  Vesuvius and Pompeii Private Tour from Sorrento
Duration 8 hours
Cultural Tours

Private day tour to Pompeii archaeological site and Mount Vesuvius with your private driver from Sorrento.

Your private day tour from Sorrento to Pompeii and Vesuvius begins with meeting your private driver in the lobby of your hotel in Sorrento to enjoy your full day excursion in relaxation.

You will visit the Unesco World Heritage site of Pompeii, the ancient Roman town buried by the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD. with your private guide.

Appreciate Pompeii with your private expert licensed guide that will take in a walking tour around the excavations “scavi” and will recount the historical facts of this important city destroyed and buried by the eruption of Vesuvius in the morning of the August 24th 79 A D.

The eruption preserved Pompeii, important town of approx 20.000 inhabitants, exactly how it was completely covered in 30 feet of volcanic ash.

You will have the opportunity to visit the most representative highlights of the archaeological site: the Forum which was the center of religious and economic life; the Casa del Fauno, one of the largest and most impressive private residences in Pompeii; the Termopolium a sort of ancient inns where foreigners who arrived in Pompeii could eat and buy wine; the Lupanare, famous for its erotic paintings.

Your driver will take you to Mount Vesuvius, where you will climb to the top of this only active volcano in continental Europe and walking round the crater to enjoy the breathtaking view of the entire Gulf of Naples.

Your private tour includes skip-the-line tickets to Pompeii and pre-booked tickets to Vesuvius to avoid long queues as much as possible.

Late in the afternoon your private driver will drive back to your hotel in Sorrento.



- Pick up at your hotel in Sorrento
- Visit of Pompeii ruins with your own private guide
- From the summit of Mount Vesuvius spectacular view of the Bay of Naples and Amalfi Coast
- Drop off at your hotel in Sorrento




8 hours

Start Time Private Tour:  
Morning Tour

Meeting Point:
At the lobby of your Hotel in Sorrento, or to be decided at the confirmation

- Private Mercedes car or minivan 
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Professional English speaking driver.
- Admission tickets to Pompeii ruins
- Personal guide in Pompeii for your 2 hours private walking tour of Pompeii ruins
- Admission tickets Mt. Vesuvius. 

- Gratuities (optional),
- Meals and Beverage

On Request:
- Rates for more of 6 persons.


  • Why should I consider a visit to Mount Vesuvius?

You should consider visiting Mount Vesuvius for several compelling reasons:

1. Unique Natural Phenomenon: Mount Vesuvius is one of the most famous and active volcanoes in the world. Visiting it provides a rare opportunity to witness the raw power of nature and experience a geological wonder up close.

2. Breathtaking Views: Hiking to the summit of Mount Vesuvius offers breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding landscape, including the Bay of Naples, the Sorrentine Peninsula, and the islands of Capri and Ischia. The vistas from the top are truly spectacular and offer a unique perspective on the region's beauty.

3. Historical Significance: Mount Vesuvius is intrinsically linked to one of the most significant events in ancient history—the eruption in 79 AD that buried the Roman cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum. Visiting Vesuvius allows you to explore the archaeological ruins of these cities and gain insight into the daily life of ancient Romans.

4. Educational Experience: A visit to Mount Vesuvius provides an educational opportunity to learn about volcanology, geology, and the science behind volcanic activity. Guided tours and informative exhibits offer fascinating insights into the inner workings of volcanoes and their impact on the environment and human civilization.

5. Adventure and Outdoor Activity: Hiking to the summit of Mount Vesuvius is an adventurous and exhilarating experience. The moderate hike through the volcanic landscape allows you to immerse yourself in nature while enjoying the thrill of reaching the summit of an active volcano.

6. Cultural Immersion: Exploring Mount Vesuvius and its surrounding areas allows you to immerse yourself in the rich culture and history of the region. You can visit nearby towns and villages, sample local cuisine, and interact with residents, gaining a deeper appreciation for the heritage and traditions of Campania.

7. Sense of Accomplishment: Reaching the summit of Mount Vesuvius is a rewarding achievement that offers a sense of accomplishment and fulfillment. Standing at the crater's edge and looking out over the vast expanse below is a memorable experience that will stay with you long after your visit.




From 211,17 € per person

Number of Participants Price per Person Total Price
1€ 857,00€ 857,00
2457,00 €€ 914,00
3364,67 €€ 1094,00
4288,00 €€ 1152,00
5242,00 €€ 1210,00
6211,17 €€ 1267,00
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