Private Tour to Pompeii and Herculaneum from Sorrento
Private Tour to Pompeii and Herculaneum from Sorrento Description
Discover the ancient wonders of Pompeii and Herculaneum in this comprehensive 8-hour Private Tour from Sorrento. The tour offers an intimate exploration of these two Roman cities, preserved under volcanic ash since the infamous eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD. You’ll travel in comfort and style with a private vehicle, starting from a convenient location in Sorrento. Your journey is enriched with expert commentary from a knowledgeable guide who unveils the secrets of the ruins, revealing the stories behind famous sites like the House of the Vettii and the Stabian Baths.
As you wander through the ancient streets, you’ll feel transported back in time, experiencing the grandeur of Roman architecture and everyday life. In Herculaneum, you’ll explore the well-preserved remnants of this affluent town, offering a glimpse into the luxurious lifestyle of its former inhabitants. The tour includes visits to lesser-known yet equally captivating sites, ensuring a comprehensive understanding of these archaeological treasures.
Your day-long exploration concludes with a return to Sorrento, leaving you with profound insights and memorable experiences of these historic marvels.
Continue your journey into the heart of ancient Italy with our Private Tour to Pompeii and Herculaneum from Sorrento. As the tour progresses, you’ll delve deeper into the mysteries of these ancient cities, their streets, and buildings coming alive through the vivid storytelling of your guide. Feel the pulse of Roman life as you navigate through the bustling streets and quiet corners of Pompeii and Herculaneum, each step bringing a new discovery. Your tour will not only be an exploration of ancient ruins but a step back in time, offering a vivid picture of life in these once-thriving Roman cities. The tour’s unique blend of history, culture, and architecture provides an enriching experience that goes beyond mere sightseeing.
Highlights of the Private Tour to Pompeii and Herculaneum from Sorrento
- Pompeii Ruins: Venture through this UNESCO World Heritage Site, where the daily life of ancient Romans is frozen in time. Marvel at the city’s layout, homes, and public spaces, giving a rare insight into the past.
- Herculaneum Discovery: Experience the exceptional state of preservation in Herculaneum, where volcanic material uniquely preserved wooden structures and intricate mosaics, offering a different perspective than Pompeii.
- House of the Vettii: This luxurious residence showcases detailed frescoes depicting Roman mythology and daily life, offering a glimpse into the affluence and artistic tastes of its former inhabitants.
- Stabian Baths: These well-preserved public baths highlight the Roman commitment to health and socialization, featuring advanced heating systems and beautiful decorations.
- Villa Oplontis and Herculaneum Gate: Visit the opulent Villa Oplontis with its stunning frescoes and sprawling layout, and the Herculaneum Gate, a poignant reminder of the city’s abrupt end.
- Expert Guide: Your guide brings these ancient cities to life with stories and facts, providing a deeper understanding of their historical and archaeological significance.
- Comfortable Journey: Enjoy the ease of traveling between these historical sites in a private, air-conditioned vehicle.
- Personalized Experience: The tour can be tailored to your interests, whether it’s focusing on specific aspects of Roman life or exploring lesser-known areas of the sites.
- Sorrento Scenery: Revel in the scenic drive between Sorrento and these ancient cities, with picturesque views of the Italian countryside and coastline.
- Culinary Delights: Enhance your tour with a gastronomic experience, savoring local Neapolitan cuisine, known for its rich flavors and traditional dishes.
Embark on a journey through time and history with our exclusive Private Tour to Pompeii and Herculaneum from Sorrento. Experience the ancient world like never before, guided by experts in archaeology and history. Witness the grandeur of Roman life and the profound impact of Mount Vesuvius’ eruption. Book your personalized adventure today and delve into the heart of ancient civilizations, all in the comfort of a private luxury vehicle. Contact us to secure your spot and create unforgettable memories in these iconic historical landmarks.
English, Spanish, French, Spanish language (other languages on request)
Pick up point
Hotel, airport or place of choice in Sorrento
This Private Tour includes:
- Private official tour guide for 4 hours
- Private vehicle with chauffeur for 8 hours
- Entrance Tickets to Pompeii and Herculaneum
- Pick up and drop off in hotel or place of choice
- Complete personalized experience
- 24/7 Guardian Angel Service
- Public liability insurance
This Private Tour excludes:
- Other entrances fees
- Food and drinks
- No Refund, Modification or Cancellation in any case on any type of tickets or entrance fees.
- Modification of tour/service dates and starting times are subject to availability.
- 48 hours prior to first service date: Free Cancellation on guide and private vehicle with chauffeur. Any type of entrance tickets have no refund.
- Less than 48 hours prior to first service date: No Refund. Payment of 100%.