Pompeii - Sorrento - Positano
Our Amalfi Coast full-day tour (8 hour) covers all the major beauties of the Amalfi Coast: Pompeii (Herculaneum ruins on request), Sorrento and Positano.
It is the ideal choice if you are stopping in Naples for just one day and want to visit the most towns possible.
Pompeii offers a vision of a Roman town frozen in time due to the devastating eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD. You will see Roman shops, baths and brothels. Experience Pompeii before and after the epic eruption 2,000 years ago. Imagine the moment their world vanished and discover the miraculous artifacts unearthed since. Witness the life and death of those frozen in time by ash.
Herculaneum as Pompeii was a town buried by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD which provide a complete and vivid picture of society and daily life of the Roman society. Herculaneum disappeared under a pyroclastic flow of volcanic mud as Pompeii was buried under a thick layer of volcanic ash and stone. You will see spacious houses shrines, baths and outside the walls and surroundings containing many fine villas such as the magnificent Villa of the Papyri. Herculaneum was a holiday resort for rich Romans from the region with its fine views of and easy access to the sea.
The Amalfi Coast tour takes you along one of the most beautiful coastlines in the world.
Numerous bends and constant changing views will captivate you, as you witness the fairytale villages that seem to be stuck to the side of cliffs. It is a coastline, which has inspired many artists, poets, and writers throughout the years.
Included: private, English speaking driver, parking, Highway tolls and fuel.
Not Included: entrance ticket to Pompeii, lunch and tips.
Entrance fees for Pompeii / Herculaneum are 11,00 Euro for people – free for children under 18 and adults over 65, possessing a European passport. If you need a tour guide for the excavations of Pompeii or Herculanuem, we are able to arrange a two hour private tour guide for each site at a very good rate.