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  2. Campania
  3. Sorrento
  4. Temple of Jupiter

From Sorrento: Pompeii Half-Day Skip-the-Line Tour

Product ID: 74618
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Enjoy a scenic ride from Sorrento to the ancient ruins of Pompeii on a half-day tour of this fascinating archaeological site. Explore the main features of the ancient city and learn about the arena, the baths and the bakeries, to name a few.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Skip the line through a separate entrance
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Travel back in time with the help of an official English-speaking guide
  • Admire wonderful frescos, mosaics and remarkably intact wooden furniture
  • Learn about the history of the destructive eruption of 79 AD and its consequences on the surrounding areas
  • Get the chance to admire one of the oldest Amphitheatres in the world
Full description
Don’t miss the opportunity to visit the famous archaeological site of Pompeii with an expert official guide. Thanks to your priority entry tickets you will skip the stress of the long line, leaving more time to explore. Accompanied by the guide, you'll explore the main features of the ancient city including the baths, bakeries and much more.

Pompeii holds an intense fascination for visitors today. Following the eruption of the volcano Mount Vesuvius in the 79 A.D., Pompeii lay buried and forgotten for hundreds of years. The town is high on the list of the wonders of the world, and the excavations begun in the 18th century still continues to this day.

Your guide will take you through some of the ancient streets of Pompeii, where you can see baths, forums and villas built by the prosperous Romans in the year 80 B.C. Marvel at the fabulously preserved frescoes which adorned the walls and floors of the villas. Even if your interests do not lie in history, this is an archaeological site that cannot fail to impress you.
Includes
  • Skip-the-line entry to Pompeii
  • Official, licensed English or Spanish-speaking guide
  • Round trip transportation in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Pickup at meeting points in Sorrento
  • Headsets for groups larger than 12
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

Departure from Meeting points within Sorrento area Please reconfirm pick-up time and meeting point with the local service provider prior to travel. Note that departure times and locations may vary slightly.

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Important information
Know before you go
• You must confirm the pickup time and meeting point with the tour operator prior to travel.
• Note that departure times and locations may vary.
• May be operated by a multi-lingual guide.
• A moderate amount of walking is involved.
• Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair.
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Product ID: 74618