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Pompeii & Vesuvius: Full-Day Sightseeing Tour from Naples

Product ID: 23376
Experience the wonders of ancient Pompeii and the majesty of Mount Vesuvius on this combined full-day excursion from Naples. Explore the Pompeii ruins with a guide, stop at a local cameo factory, and after lunch enjoy the nature reserve at Vesuvius.
About this activity
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts


  • Experience the traditions and daily life of ancient Pompeii
  • Explore the Mount Vesuvius nature reserve and take a leisurely walk to the top
  • Enjoy lunch in a typical restaurant
Full description
This full-day tour of Pompeii and Vesuvius begins with pickup from the centrally located meeting point in Naples and a transfer by bus to the ruins at Pompeii. There will be a tour assistant on the bus during this part of the excursion.

On arriving in Pompeii you’ll meet your tour guide and then explore the ruins for around 2 hours. Your guide will show you the traditions and daily life of ancient Pompeii. You’ll see the large theater, the necropolis, the thermal baths, and some of the amazing houses that were owned by the richest residents.

At the end of the Pompeii tour, you’ll visit a cameo and coral factory that’s located close to the ruins, where you’ll see the manufacturing processes used and have a chance to do a bit of shopping.

Lunch will be at the Vesuvio restaurant, which is just a short walk from the factory.

After lunch the tour heads to Mount Vesuvius where you’ll have a relaxing stroll through the nature reserve and then enjoy a leisurely walk to the top. You’ll experience astonishing views of the whole Gulf of Naples from the top of the volcano!

Please note that during the afternoon visit to Mount Vesuvius there is no tour assistant. If you choose, you can request and pay for an authorized tour guide for Mount Vesuvius, directly at the ticket office.
  • Daily tour in Italian and English
  • Return transfer by bus
  • Tour assistant on the bus during the first part of the tour
  • English-speaking driver for the second part of the tour (no tour assistant)
  • Entrance tickets to Pompeii & Mount Vesuvius (if booked after 20 March 2018)
  • Tour guide in Pompeii for 6 participants or more, or earphones for less then 6 participants
  • Lunch (drinks not included)
What’s Not Included
  • Drinks (paid for on site)

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Important information
Know before you go
• The tour duration is approximately 8 hours.
• Languages: guaranteed in English and Italian. French and Spanish upon request up to 24 hours before departure.
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Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.2 / 5

based on 49 reviews

Review summary

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    4 / 5
  • Organization
    3.6 / 5
  • Value for money
    3.7 / 5
  • Safety
    4.1 / 5
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Great history, great sights.

I booked the Pompeii and Vesuvius tour but Vesuvius was closed due to weather, so I went to the Amalfi coast instead. The tour guides were really knowledgeable, and the day wasn’t too long. Having a small group was excellent. Lunch was alright, and the transport was good. Except if you’re tall like me, there’s not much leg room! But that’s about it!

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January 14, 2019

Pompeï was very interesting. Amalfi coast was beautiful.

Pompei was the morning activity with the whole group. The organisation was to slow and the group was to big. The english of the guide was very hard to understand. She had to explain in Italian and in english. Splitting up would be much better! Vesuvius in the afternoon was cancelled. Amalfi coast was beautiful. We had a small group with a guide who spoke only and perfect English !

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December 30, 2018

This tour was amazing. We had two guides one for each site. Both were very knowledgeable and inclusive. Special mention to Pasquale who drove us up Mt Vesuvius for our trek to the top. Lunch was also superb.

January 18, 2020

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Napoli City Vision Srl

Product ID: 23376