Parco Archeologico Pausilypon, Naples

About Parco Archeologico Pausilypon, Naples

Parco Archeologico Pausilypon, Naples - Address, Phone Number, Ticket Price

Address: Discesa Coroglio, 36, 80123 Napoli, Italy

Phone: +39-812403235

Ticket Price: 15 EUR

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Time Required: 01:00 Hrs

Timings: 09:30 am - 01:00 pm Details

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This ancient Roman archaeological site was founded by Publius Vedius Pollio, a Roman equestrian infamous for self-indulgence and deadly cruelty to his slaves. Here he built a villa, a theatre, a nymph and a spa. Other structures and houses are also scattered around the complex. In its heydey it was known as one of the Roman world’s most luxurious neighborhoods. The highlights are:

  • Grotta di Seiano: the 2000 year old 770 metre man made tunnel, which also serves as the entrance to the site, is an ethereal walk and connects the Bagnoli fields with the Gaiola valley.
  • Imperial Villa Pausilypon: this must have been an incredible place to live. The sprawling house has its own theatre and terrific views of the ocean.
  • House of the Spirits, the Virgil School
  • Gaiola Submerged Park: a protected marine reserve

Parco Archeologico Pausilypon Information

  • All visits are by advance booking only.

Parco Archeologico Pausilypon Ticket Prices

  • Contact the attraction for fuller price details.

Parco Archeologico Pausilypon Opening and Closing Hours

  • Last entry at 11:45 am.
  • Closed on Sunday.
  • The theatre area is closed on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. In other words, try and visit only on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

How To reach Parco Archeologico Pausilypon by Public Transport

  • Buses 140, C1, C21, C27, C31 stop Discesa Coroglio-ponte.
  • Bus F9 stops outside the site.
  • Drive to here.

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Parco Archeologico Pausilypon, Naples Reviews - Write a Review

  • Great way to spend the morning, going through a tunnel excavated so that Augustus could visit his friends during the winter when the seas are rough. The tour is in Italian so you will have to read up before or find a kindly Italian to translate for you. The tour starts around 1100 and you will have to book in advance.

  • This is absolutely a must for everyone who comes to.visit napoli

  • Great place to see

  • Semplicemente fantastico. É come fare un tuffo nella storia e in un mare limpido.

  • Bellissimo, Da visitare!! La visita guidata costa solo 5 euro

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