Naples: Day Trip to Pompeii and Capri

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Naples: Day Trip to Pompeii and Capri

From $161.70 per person

Compare the tragic story of a city buried by volcanic ash with a jewel of the Tyrrhenian Sea on an 8-hour tour of Pompeii and Capri. Stroll around the ruins of Pompeii with an archaeologist guide. Then, take the hydrofoil to glamorous Capri from Naples.

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Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Italian, Spanish
Pickup included
Starhotels Terminus, Hotel NH Napoli Panorama, Hotel Royal Continental, Hotel Palazzo Caracciolo, Hotel Paradiso BW Signature Collection, Gran Caffè Gambrinus, Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, 50 Kalò, Hotel Naples, Cattedrale di San Gennaro, or Cruise Terminal Napoli. Your guide will have a sign with the name of the local partner. Please contact the local partner after booking in order to confirm your pickup time.
Small group available


  • Travel back in time to the days of the Roman Empire at the ruins of Pompeii
  • Take the funicular through lemon groves to the Piazzetta of Capri
  • See the sea stacks of Faraglioni
  • Enjoy panoramic views of the Tyrrhenian Sea from the Gardens of Augustus
  • Savor an authentic Italian coffee at the Gran Caffè Vuotto
  • Build a picture of the Roman Republic at the ruins of theaters, houses, and thermal baths
Full description
Enjoy a tour of contrasts on a combined 8-hour day trip from Naples to Pompeii and Capri. Stroll around the ruins of a former city of the Roman Empire, and then join the jet set on a glittering jewel of the Tyrrhenian Sea. Following a pick-up from your hotel in Naples (main hotels only), or from the Cruise Terminal or Napoli Centrale train station, drive to Pompeii, approximately 25 minutes along the highway. Upon arrival, an archaeologist guide will lead you around the site after your skip-the-line entrance. See the most significant buildings to build a picture of life in the Roman Republic, such as theaters, the Forum, Stabian Baths, House of the Faun, and House of the Tragic Poet. Return to Naples and climb aboard a hydrofoil for a 45-minute sea crossing to the island of Capri. Here, your guide will take you to the funicular that leads uphill through lemon groves from Marina Grande to the Piazzetta (nicknamed "The Little Theater of the World"). Enjoy some free time to shop, and stop for a coffee at the Gran Caffè Vuotto. Wander the narrow streets to find boutique fashion stores and local craft shops. Enjoy panoramic views from the belvedere of the Gardens of Augustus. Look across at sights such as Via Krupp, Mount Solaro, the Bay of Marina Piccola, and the Faraglioni sea stacks of Capri. Return to the funicular to board the hydrofoil back to the port of Naples. From the port, cruise passengers can walk back to their cruise ship, while hotel guests will be transferred by minivan to their hotels.
  • Transportation
  • Pick-up from major hotels in Naples city center, or from the Cruise Terminal or Napoli Centrale train station
  • Pompeii skip-the-line entrance fee
  • Hydrofoil ticket to Capri
  • Funicular ticket on Capri
  • Bottled water
  • Liveguide or audioguides (during low-season the live guide inside Pompeii will be provided with a minimum of 6 participants per language; up to 5 participants will be provided with audioguides)
  • Lunch
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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    • Please notify the local supplier of any changes or cancellation at least 48 hours prior to the start of your tour
    • In the event of bad weather the tour to the island of Capri will be replaced with an alternative itinerary
    • Please note that the starting time for the tour is 8 AM / 8:30 AM and pickup is provided around 30-40 minutes before; please contact the supplier to set your pickup time and meeting point
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    We had a wonderful time and was very good taken care of by our guide, Veronica. She was filled with knowledge about the history and so willing to support us in our need for a place to put our luggage while in Capri. Both Capri and Pompeii was a great experience for us both and our guide in Pompeii - I don't remember his name - was also a great guide. All in all, we are very pleased and would absolutely recommend GetyourGuide.

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    October 11, 2019

    Capri beautiful, Pompeii very interesting.

    The activity in general is good, but for summer days with high temperatures you should go first to Pompeii in the morning and then in the afternoon to Pompeii, especially when the air conditioning of the truck that transports you to Pompeii at 2:30 p.m. It works and transforms into a coffee maker on the route at 34 degrees. The rest is correct, sakvo for the audio guide for the Spanish who had no battery and therefore did not work in Pompeii. The water they provide is at room temperature and not cold as it should be for high summer temperatures. The explanations of the guide in Pompeii, although only in English, were very interesting. The route can be complicated for people with motor problems because the streets of Pompeii are made of stone. In addition, it is necessary to provide sunscreen because there is little shade in the tour of Pompeii.

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    July 6, 2019

    Our tour guide Mafalda was amazing!! We went to Capri first and then Pompeii in the afternoon. This was so perfect because we went to Capri early enough before all the crowds showed up and then we went to Pompeii late enough for the crowds to have already left. Mafalda was caring, knowledgeable, funny and very charming. We really had the most perfect day in Naples and I would recommend this tour to anyone!! We would gladly do it again!!

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    June 30, 2019

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