Discover Mt. Vesuvius: Private 3-Hour Tour from Pompeii

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Discover Mt. Vesuvius: Private 3-Hour Tour from Pompeii

From $207.27 per group up to 1

Enjoy a lovely 3-hour tour of Mount Vesuvius in a private, chauffeured car from Pompeii. Enjoy a scenic ride up Vesuvius, take advantage of some free time to explore the famed volcanic crater, and marvel at the spectacular views of the Gulf of Naples.

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  • Enjoy a private, chauffeured ride from Pompeii to the stunning Mount Vesuvius
  • Enter into the famed volcanic crater and enjoy some free exploration time
  • Marvel at the spectacular views of the Gulf of Naples from the top of Vesuvius
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Meet outside the train station in Pompeii and head to the beautiful Pompeii Villa dei Misteri to meet your driver and car, then enjoy a 40-minute scenic ride to the stunning Mount Vesuvius. Drive over 1 kilometer in altitude to the famed crater of Mount Vesuvius, and then disembark from the car to enjoy your guided tour. Learn about the famed volcano from your knowledgeable guide, the first of its kind to be systematically studied. Get an overview of the beautiful Gulf of Naples and its collection of islands, and enjoy some free time in the spectacular setting, wandering around the crater and enjoying the spectacular views of the bay in the distance. At the end of the tour, enjoy a chauffeured ride back to Pompeii.   
  • Private transportation from Pompeii to Mount Vesuvius
  • Entrance ticket for Mount Vesuvius crater (if booked after 19 April 2018)
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      Outside Circumvesuviana train station (stop over Villa dei Misteri).

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      3.1 /5

      based on 7 reviews

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      October 22, 2019

      The price / quality ratio was not balanced ... we were picked up by a decrepit minivan who had to take us to the entrance. Along the way we were stopped by the police because the papers of the car apparently were not in order. We had to wait a long time for a replacement van. At the entrance it turned out not to be a private tour, but we just had to join the standard groups. Far too expensive for what you get ...

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      July 10, 2019

      Sales became a German speaking guide, get a taxi ride!

      Outrageous! We have deliberately chosen this tour after a long search through the extensive range of Vesus tours, because here a German-speaking (!) Private (!) Tour guide was offered. We got an English-speaking taxi driver (who of course couldn't help it) with the note that at Vesus there are tour guides (English!) For groups (!) That you can join. That had nothing to do with the booked tour, which was not exactly cheap.

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      August 23, 2016

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