Herculaneum and Vesuvius Day Trip from Naples

Takes 8 hrs
Available in English - Guide
100% refundable 2 days before travel date
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Start your full-day trip from Naples and after approximately 40 minutes of driving reach the Herculaneum ruins. Enjoy skip-the-line entrance as you priority admission ticket is included and start to discover ruins on your own pace.
Herculaneum was the first archaeological site discovered in the 18th century, and became one of the most famous sites in the world. Nowadays, Herculaneum boasts several landmarks such as the house with the mosaic atrium, the house of the deer, the thermal spas of the forum, the house of the mosaic of Neptune and Amphitrite, which definitely deserves to be visited.
Afterwards you will continue on to Mount Vesuvius, enjoying a drive through a national park that features amazing views of the Bay of Naples. The bus will reach quote 1,000 meters, from where you will take a walking path up to the crater , admire amazing panorama and learn more about local geology from the volcanological guides. Following your Mt. Vesuvius visit, you’ll head back to Naples.
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Itinerary
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Stop At: Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, Corso Resina, 187, 80056 Ercolano Italy
Start your full-day trip from the historical city center of Naples from where you will venture to the Herculaneum ruins. After approximately 40 minutes of driving, the bus will drop you off nearby the main entrance of the ruins. You can enjoy skip-the-line entrance with your voucher, before being able to discover Herculaneum on your own.
Herculaneum was the first archaeological site discovered in the 18th century, and became one of the most famous sites in the world. Nowadays, Herculaneum boasts several landmarks such as the house with the mosaic atrium, the house of the deer, the thermal spas of the forum, the house of the mosaic of Neptune and Amphitrite, which definitely deserves to be visited.
Duration: 3 hours
Stop At: Vesuvius National Park, Via Palazzo del Principe, 80044 Ottaviano Italy
Afterwards you will continue on to Mount Vesuvius, enjoying a panoramic drive through a national park that features amazing views of the Bay of Naples. The bus will reach to a height of 1,000 meters, from where you will take a walking path up to the crater where you can admire area views and learn more about local geology from the volcanological guides. Following your Mt. Vesuvius visit, you’ll head back to Naples.
Duration: 2 hours
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Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Meeting point is in tourist office Napoli Official Tour in via Domenico Capitelli , 9 ( 2 min walking from Piazza del Gesù Nuovo) 15 min earlier the departure time
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers

Includes

  • Round-trip transportation with english speaking assistant on board
  • Priority ticket to Herculaneum Ruins
  • Entrance ticket to National Park of Vesuvius
  • Entry/Admission - Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
  • Entry/Admission - Vesuvius National Park

Excludes

  • Guide/audio guide

Meeting Point

  • Via Domenico Capitelli, 9, 80134 Napoli NA, Italy

Departure Time

  • 9:30 AM

Return Details

  • Returns to original departure point

Operated By

  • Napoli Official Tour

Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refundable 2 days before travel date

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