This one-day trip from Rome will take you to the discovery of beautiful Southern Italy. You'll see Naples, Mount Vesuvius and will travel back in time in Pompeii's excavations.
This excursion can be purchased exclusively by clients who have already booked one of the following tours: A Roman Holiday, Pilgrimage to Italy.
Every day (except Dec. 25th and Jan. 1st)
Full day - Approx. 13 hours
Leaving Rome in a southerly direction, we take the “Highway of the Sun”. On the way, you will see the Abbey of Montecassino. After a panoramic tour of Naples by coach, we'll continue to Pompeii where we stop first for lunch. After lunch, you'll meet your local guide who will show you this marvelous Roman city that was perfectly preserved by the ashes of Mount Vesuvius that erupted in 79AD. Visiting the excavations you will literally walk back in time and will be able to imagine what life was like in the Roman times. At the end of the visit to Pompeii we will return to the
coach for a journey of approx. 3 hours back to Rome.
During this excursion we will visit a coral and cameo factory where we will have the
opportunity to admire and purchase items of this ancient craft that dates back to Greek
USEFUL INFORMATION: We suggest that you wear comfortable clothes and shoes
for this excursion, and to wear sunglasses and sun hat in the summer months.
Pick-up time from hotels: 6:30/7:15 am
The price includes
‐ English‐speaking assistant for the whole day.
‐ Private van with driver or coach. (depending on the number of participants)
- lunch in Pompeii (drinks not included)
- entrace fees to the excavations
- English-speaking guide for the tour of the excavations
Payment in full is due from 60 days until no later than 7 days before commencement of service
No refund will be made for cancellations made less than 7 days before commencement of service.