Reserve aprivateguided walking tour of Pompeii and experience one of the finest examples of early Roman life in its excavated ruins. In 79 AD nearby Mt. Vesuvius erupted with such force, it buried the city beneath ash and rubble. It wasnt until the 18th Century that this 1st Century city was again revealed.
A local top-rated guide will take you on an instructive walk to the highlights of Pompeii including the Theatre, where countless comedies and tragedies played out upon its stages. Next, its the Thermal Baths, earliest of health spas, with everything from dressing rooms to athletic fields.
Pompeii was a thriving maritime metropolis. It was a port for ships sailing the Mediterranean, and its colorful culture developed around the many bars, restaurants and brothels that lined its raucous streets. From clothing to slaves, merchants offered their wares to passersby. Well visit restaurants with their recipes of old, see wine cellars and learn prices of items for sale.
Youll marvel at the oldest Roman Ampitheatre, domain of gladiators, and peek into the infamous red light district . . .
Competing thistour will be the Forum, where art and philosophy meet politics and religion. Admire awe-inspiring architecture and imagine the grand ceremonies and processions that took place in these very streets so many years ago.
Getting to Pompeii is easy. Located several kilometers south of Naples and 240 km south of Rome, it can be reached by train (Pompeii Scavi Station). Our professional partners are available to meet you at your hotel, port or the airport.
There is no waiting in line for entrance to the historic ruins of Pompeii and you will have a private guide.Youll have fun in rain or shine.
Pack a hat for summer sun, and wear comfortable shoes. You will actually walk on lava rock!All ages and fitness levels are welcome.
Meeting place to be determined upon booking.