Half-Day Pompeii Sightseeing Trip From Sorrento

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  • Hotel pickup Available
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  • Duration: 4 Hrs
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  • Departure Time :
    around 10am Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
  • Departure Details :
    Porto di Sorrento, Via Marina Piccola, 35, 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Please insert your accommodation address in Sorrento (hotel, b&b, airbnb) in the "Special Requireme.. read more
    If arriving by cruise ship, please let us know the name of your ship.
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  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


No visit to southern Italy would be complete without a visit to the unique ruins of Pompeii, and this tour is perfect if you're short of time. Explore the ancient city covered by volcanic dust from Mt Vesuvius in AD 79, and see the excavated remains of the Forum, Thermal Baths, Lupanare and Vetti's House.


  • Great overview and orientation of the city
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Step back in time on a history tour

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This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Pompeii - Archaeological Area., Pompeii, Province of Naples, Campania

Pick-up and drop off door to door service. Transfer from Sorrento to Pompei and from Pompei to Sorrento by new and confortable minibus, tickets in Pompei (euro 15,00 per person included), professional guide in English, French, Spanish or Italian inside the ruins, who will show you in a 2-hour walking tour the most fascinating places like the Forum, Thermal Baths, Lupanare burnt by volcanic ashes and lapilli during the eruption in 79 A.D. You have the opportunity to discover the everyday life of the Imperial age and imagine the panic of the people before the city was so disastrously buried. Departure from Pompei at around 13:30 and return around 14:00-14:30 (depending on traffic conditions you can return at 15:00); drop off where we picked you up in the morning. It's a trip not to be missed for any visitor coming into this region of Italy.

Duration: 2 hours


Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)

Transport by shared air-conditioned van

Narration by a professional guide

Entrance ticket to Pompeii Archaeological Site (16 euros)

Headsets to hear the guide clearly

Entry/Admission - Pompeii Archaeological Park


Food and drink, unless specified


Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability

Confirmation for this product will be received at time of booking, please contact local provider the day before around 19:00 to have more details about pick up point and time.

Not wheelchair accessible

Near public transportation

Infants must sit on laps

We require a minimum of 2 participants in total every day to operate this tour. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not at least 2 participants for this tour. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

Most travelers can participate

Please insert your accommodation address in Sorrento (hotel, b&b, airbnb) in the "Special Requirements" section when booking, then call the local supplier the evening before your tour after 7PM to know your pick up time and if your pick up will be at your accommodation or nearby. If arriving by cruise ship, please let us know the name of your ship.

This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If its canceled because the minimum isnt met, youll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers

Face masks required for travelers in public areas

Face masks required for guides in public areas

Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff

Social distancing enforced throughout experience

Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized

Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms

Dear customers since 06/08/21 all participants who are over 12 years old must present one of the following: green-pass, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts.

Traveler Reviews

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  • 30-Oct-2022

    This was a last minute booking, the booking company kept in touch regarding pick up. The driver was friendly and professional. At Pomeii, the guide was very informative and kept the tour interesting for all ages . Great experience !!

  • 26-Oct-2022

    This tour is too expensive. Group too big. Too long spent in non important areas of Pompeii. No free time to explore Pompeii at the end of the tour.

  • 25-Oct-2022

    Meeting new people, exploring the city’s culture and history. Very informative tour guide. Gorgeous day to visit.

  • 25-Oct-2022

    Pompeii had been a bucket list item for many years and was finally fulfilled by this excellent guided tour. On arrival and departure, it all seemed a little chaotic, but there was a clear method in the madness and all was fine. Pickup from my hotel in Sorrento was perfect. After a little while on the tour you begin to realize just what an enormous site Pompeii is and on this tour we only saw a fraction of what was on offer, but what we saw was amazing. The streets are clearly laid out and very long. Cast your mind back and you can imagine how busy and vibrant it must have been in those days long ago. We did the tour in early October and it was perfect. There is very little cover from the sun, so doing the tour in the summer months, would probably be uncomfortable for many.

  • 11-Oct-2022

    Excellent tour guide Maria in Pompeii. The guided tour was excellent Maria was very knowledgeable and witty. Our driver was polite and courteous. The only downside was the very uncomfortable mini bus we were cramped in like sardines. No leg room whatsoever. I’m only 5’4” and struggled to fit my legs in the space never mind my six foot hubby. Had we not booked another trip I. A very spacious mini bus for the next day we would have thought this was the norm

  • 09-Oct-2022

    It was worth it to walk through the city ruins and our guide was very knowledgeable. The audio devices we were given need to be upgraded. The sound on them was not good and there was a lot of white noise.

  • 01-Oct-2022

    Excellent history lesson. Worth the time and money. Our guide was excellent with her knowledge and keeping her group together

  • 23-Sep-2022

    Ensure you wear comfortable shoes, old Roman roads and cobbles to walk over. Not really suitable for wheelchair users. My husband had to help carry a wheelchair over cobbles to flatter ground. But an amazing place to see, learning how they used to live.

  • 22-Sep-2022

    The pick up was convenient and easy. Our Pompeii guide, Maria, was excellent. A spirited storyteller who explained in detail what life was like in AD 70. The pizza lunch was nice. The hike at Vesuvius was too inclined for my 75 yr old dad, so he waited for me at the cafe while I hiked to the top. Overall, a fantastic day. I highly recommend.

  • 02-Sep-2022

    Amazing place. Our tour guide herself was great but the size of our group (more than 30 people!) coupled with barely-working headsets made it a little challenging to follow along.

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