Day trip

Naples: Guided Skip-the-Line Pompeii Tour

Naples: Guided Skip-the-Line Pompeii Tour

From US$ 276.51 per group up to 3

Enjoy a day trip from Naples to explore the ruins of Pompeii. Take in the fantastic views on the way there, before receiving a guided tour of the more than 2,000-year-old ruins with an experienced guide.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, Italian, French, English
Pickup included
Please wait in the hotel lobby 10 minutes before your scheduled pickup time. The driver will be holding a sign with your last name on it or ask for you at reception desk.
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Take in the fantastic panorama of the Bay of Naples and Capri
  • Walk through the main square and shop for souvenirs
  • Request a stop at Cantine del Vesuvio to visit the several vineyards for a tasting of the volcanic wines and lunch
  • Choose to make a stop at a coral factory
Full description
The trip from the meeting point will take half an hour, during which you can take in the fantastic view over the Bay of Naples and Capri. Vesuvius will also be looming on your left, and your guide will narrate the scenery whilst providing some insight into its history along the way. You'll have 2.5 hours to explore the famous ancient ruins, with a professional private guide included. As you wander around the area you will feel the ancient drama of the historical eruption of Vesuvius of 79 A.D., an eruption that destroyed and killed the town, including its inhabitants. See the rest and casts of a more then 2,000-year-old Roman town, with many different ways to enjoy the ruins. According to your professional expert guide it's possible to organize the excursion according to your needs. You will be free to visit the Villa dei Misteri, the forum and public buildings, the markets, the casts, the basilica, the public thermal baths, the houses and characteristic shops, the pistrinum, and the termopolio. Once done, you can walk through the main square of Pompeii and enjoy some shopping, or enjoy a local drink such as a fresh lemon or orange juice. Upon request you may stop at Cantine del Vesuvio to visit the several vineyards for a tasting of the volcanic wines an all inclusive lunch. At your tour's conclusion, you will head back to your pickup location.
Includes
  • Hotel, train station, or port pickup and drop-off
  • Luxury, private, and air-conditioned vehicle
  • English-speaking driver and guide
  • Bottled water
  • Parking, highway tolls, fuel, all taxes and driver maintenance
  • 22% of Italian sales tax
  • Personal expenses
  • Food and drinks, however it is possible to stop for lunch upon request
  • Pompeii admission fee
  • Gratuities between 15-20% (optional but appreciated)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
  • You must present a negative rapid test taken on the same day of the activity
  • You must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts
  • All participants over 12 years old must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 22 days ago, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative PCR test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card for children

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • Please inform your guides in advance if you wish to add the coral factory or winery to your experience
  • This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
  • This tour will take place in all weather conditions
  •  Please note that lunch is not included
  • Please note that alcoholic drinks and sodas are not included
  • Your guides reserve the right to change the order of the activities
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Product ID: 349806