1. Italy
  2. Campania
  3. Naples
  4. Pompeii

Pompeii: Self-guided Tour from Rome

Product ID: 356565
Explore the ruins of ancient Pompeii on a daily group excursion from Rome. Explore the well-preserved buildings at the incredible archaeological site that was smothered by volcanic ash when Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD.
About this ticket
Duration: 8.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Driver
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore one of the world’s most popular archeological sites
  • Walk among buildings and streets that were preserved by volcanic ash
  • Travel hassle free with round-trip, air-conditioned transportation from Rome
Full description
Meet your driver in central Rome at 7:30 AM and travel approximately 3 hours to the Pompeii archaeological site. 

Upon arrival in Pompeii, the driver will show you the meeting point for the return transfer and you will have 3.5 hours to visit the site at your own pace. Explore this ancient Roman city and discover a unique snapshot of Roman life – frozen at the moment it was buried beneath volcanic ash. Visit the Forum, the Thermal Baths, and Lupanare and learn how the ancient Romans lived. 

Meet your driver at the meeting point for the return transfer, and arrive back in Rome by approximately 5:30 PM, depending on traffic conditions.
Includes
  • Round-trip bus transfer from Rome
What’s Not Included
  • Guide
  • Lunch
  • Entry ticket to Pompeii
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Please meet the group outside the blue line (line B) metro station Castro Pretorio in Rome. The meeting point can be easily reached with the blue line (line B) from Rome Termini and other places in in the city. The driver will be outside the metro station holding a sign with the lead traveler's name on it. To avoid delays, kindly arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled departure time.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Minimum numbers apply – there is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet the requirements. In this case, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.
• This tour operates in all weather conditions.