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Pompeii for Kids 2.5-Hour Guided Tour

Product ID: 54229
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Explore the ancient ruins of Pompeii through the eyes of your child on a child-friendly 2.5-hour guided tour. Travel back to the days of the Roman Republic and see sites in the everyday town that was devastated by the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD.
About this activity
Duration 2.5 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Pick-up service

Pick-up and transfers from hotels or the cruise ship terminal in Naples are not included in the reservation, but available on request at an extra cost.
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the ruins of Pompeii through the eyes of a child
  • Walk into ancient temples and restaurants
  • Enjoy interactive learning tools to pique your child's curiosity
  • Avoid the typical boring history lessons and learn the story of Pompeii in a fun and informative way
  • Skip the long lines to the archaeological site with reserved entrance tickets
Full description
Enjoy an interactive guided tour of Pompeii tailored to families with children. See the highlights of the ancient Roman town, destroyed by a volcanic eruption in 79 AD. Skip the long lines to the archaeological site, and enjoy children’s entertainment and education. Experience a hands-on exploration of the best-preserved city of the ancient Roman Empire.

Learn how Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD, burying the thriving civilization of Pompeii in ash and lava. Hear how the ruins were excavated in the 18th century, and why and when the site became a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Follow your English-speaking guide up the steps of an ancient theater, drink from original fountains, and cross the thresholds of early restaurants.

Learn and play in the outdoor mecca of history as you walk the cobbled streets. Visit homes, thermal baths, and temples. See rare examples of intact art and architecture, representative of an advanced civilization rich in tradition and culture.

Avoid the typical, boring history tours: on this tour your children are the center of the activity. Marvel as Pompeii is brought to life through interactive visual learning tools, pop-up books, iPad games, and trivia that delves into areas to pique the curiosity of children.

Experience a feast for the senses as you encounter new colors, sights, and sounds. Gain real world experiences that will benefit your child in school and in life. Then, having worked up an appetite, retire to a nearby restaurant.
Includes
  • Skip-the-line tickets to Pompeii
  • Private English-speaking guide
  • Interactive media tools
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities

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Meeting point

The entrance of the Coffee Shop Vittoria in Piazza Porta Marina Inferiore 2, Pompeii.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Please wear comfortable shoes as you will be walking on lava rock
• Please bring a hat in the summer
• All ages and fitness levels are welcome
• Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult
• Please bring the passport or ID for all children as proof of age in order to receive child prices