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Campania: Artecard 3 - 7 Day or Gold/Lite 365 City Pass

Campania: Artecard 3 - 7 Day or Gold/Lite 365 City Pass

Purchase the Naples & Campania Artecard for access to over 40 monuments, museums, and archaeological sites, including Ruins of Pompei, Herculaneum, National Archaeological Museum, Madre, Museum and Royal Wood of Capodimonte, Royal Palace of Naples, Castel Sant'Elmo, Certosa of San Martino, Royal Palace of Caserta, Paestum, and the Archaeological Museum of Capua. Enjoy free admission to many museums or sites and discounted admission to all other museums and archaeological sites visited thereafter. Explore the city as you travel for free on the Naples and Campania regional public transportation network (UnicoCampania public transport system). Visit your chosen cultural sites, selecting freely from the following list, and receive a discount of up to 50% from the other sites on: • Parco Archeologico di Pompei • Parco Archeologico di Ercolano • Museo Archeologico Nazionale • Palazzo Reale di Napoli • Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte • Reggia di Caserta • Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Paestum • Palazzo Reale di Napoli • Certosa e Museo di San Martino • Madre_Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Donnaregina • Museo Pignatelli Cortes • Museo Duca di Martina • Museo civico di Castel Nuovo • Castel Sant'Elmo • Parco Archeologico di Oplontis • Scavi di Oplontis • Scavi di Stabia • Scavi di Boscoreale ed Antiquarium • Parco Archeologico di Baia • Museo Archeologico dei Campi Flegrei nel Castello di Baia • Anfiteatro Flavio • Parco Archeologico di Cuma • Museo Archeologico dell'Antica Capua • Museo dei Gladiatori • Anfiteatro Campano • Mitreo • Parco Archeologico di Paestum • Certosa San Lorenzo • Parco Archeologico di Elea Velia

Paestum: Small-Group Tour with an Archaeologist and Tickets

Paestum: Small-Group Tour with an Archaeologist and Tickets

Explore the ruins of the wonderful site of Paestum including its three amazing Doric temples, the amphitheater, the forum and the markets. After the ruins, you’ll visit the National Archeological Museum where some of the most beautiful artworks of the Magna Greece are displayed. Paestum is one of the precious archaeological pearls of Italy, located in the northern part of the Cilento region, not far from the river Sele, on the coast of the Tyrrhenian Sea. The town was founded by the Greeks colonists under the name of Poseidonia which became the most popular city of the Magna Graecia. Explore the archaeological site of Paestum, the best preserved Graeco-Roman city, with a certified archaeologist guide during a 2-hour walking tour. Admire the three Greek temples dating back to the 6th century B.C.: the Temple of Neptune, Temple of Ceres and basilica, similar to the Parthenon in Athens (nowhere else will you find such tall, elegant and well-preserved Greek temples.).  See the city walls and the Roman ruins: the comitium (political assembly hall), the amphitheater and much more. Then, visit the fascinating National Archaeological Museum, which has a rich collection of local Greek artworks from the 7th century B.C. The undisputed highlights of the museum in Paestum are the frescoes of the Tomb of the Diver and the red figured krater of Asteas.

Paestum: train from Naples and skip the line ticket

Paestum: train from Naples and skip the line ticket

Explore the ruins of the wonderful site of Paestum, including its 3 fabulous temples Doric temples: the Temple of Neptune, the Temple of Ceres and the basilica, similar to the Parthenon in Athens. Admire the amphitheater, forum and markets dating back to the 6th century B.C. By discovering the architecture, art, rituals and culture of ancient Greece - a world so distant from our way of living and thinking - we can realise the variety of human life throughout history. Reach Paestum from the central station of Napoli Garibaldi and enjoy some free time among the temples. At the National Archaeological Museum of Paestum you can find sculptures, tomb paintings and artefacts recovered from the Greek ruins. The museum also houses several extraordinary metope relief panels depicting ancient Greek life and artworks from the mysterious Tomb of the Diver. A day before the tour our team will contact you via whatsapp or via email. We will give all the informations you need to reach us in our agency the same day of the tour. Here in our office you will collect all your tickets. Reservations arriving after 6 p.m. will be processed the following morning after 8 a.m.

Private transfer SALERNO- SALERNO AIRPORT

Private transfer SALERNO- SALERNO AIRPORT

The customer must provide us with the departure time and the exact address of the pick-up and destination service. If your pickup location is the airport or train station, please provide us with your flight or train information. The customer must enter their telephone number for possible contacts. Before getting into the car, you will need to show the driver the booking QR Code. The transfer will be carried out in compliance with the highway code. You will have a multilingual driver available.

Paestum: 2-Hour Greek Temples & Archaeological Museum

Paestum: 2-Hour Greek Temples & Archaeological Museum

Explore the ruins of the wonderful site of Paestum including its three amazing Doric temples, the amphitheater, the forum and the markets. After the ruins, you’ll visit the National Archeological Museum where some of the most beautiful artworks of the Magna Greece are displayed. Paestum is one of the precious archaeological pearls of Italy, located in the northern part of the Cilento region, not far from the river Sele, on the coast of the Tyrrhenian Sea. The town was founded by the Greeks colonists under the name of Poseidonia which became the most popular city of the Magna Graecia. Explore the archaeological site of Paestum, the best preserved Graeco-Roman city, with a certified archaeologist guide during a 2-hour walking tour. Admire the three Greek temples dating back to the 6th century B.C.: the Temple of Neptune, Temple of Ceres and basilica, similar to the Parthenon in Athens (nowhere else will you find such tall, elegant and well-preserved Greek temples.).  See the city walls and the Roman ruins: the comitium (political assembly hall), the amphitheater and much more. Then, visit the fascinating National Archaeological Museum, which has a rich collection of local Greek artworks from the 7th century B.C. The undisputed highlights of the museum in Paestum are the frescoes of the Tomb of the Diver and the red figured krater of Asteas.

Private transfer SALERNO-AMALFI

Private transfer SALERNO-AMALFI

The customer must provide us with the departure time and the exact address of the pick-up and destination service. If your pickup location is the airport or train station, please provide us with your flight or train information. The customer must enter their telephone number for possible contacts. Before getting into the car, you will need to show the driver the booking QR Code. The transfer will be carried out in compliance with the highway code. You will have a multilingual driver available.

Paestum: Temples and Museum Tour with Archaeologist Guide

Paestum: Temples and Museum Tour with Archaeologist Guide

Visit the archaeological site of Paestum, a location where it is possible to admire wonderful examples of Greek architecture. These pieces of architecture are among the best preserved of Southern Italy, with the site's highlights being the three Doric-style temples of the Temple of Neptune, the Temple of Ceres, and the Basilica. An expert guide will accompany you to discover the 2,500-year-old religious architecture on a journey beyond the confines of time. This will be followed by a visit to the National Archaeological Museum of Paestum, in which the most important examples of Greek art are preserved. Inside the museum you can admire some of the relics that served as decorations for the temples, as well as some of the most beautiful painted tombs of Campania. The Tomb of the Diver, kept in perfect condition, fascinates hundreds of thousands of visitors each year.

Paestum Tour: Best Preserved Temples in the World (UNESCO)

Paestum Tour: Best Preserved Temples in the World (UNESCO)

Paestum is an ancient city of Magna Grecia called by the founders Poseidonia and later Paestum by the Romans in honor of Poseidon, but very devoted to Athena and Hera. Explore the archaeological park and revel in the archaeological treasures found in Paestum. The guided tour will take you to admire three temples, the first, that of Hera, also called Basilica is the oldest, in Doric style, with impressive dimensions (twenty-six meters wide and fifty-five in length). Later you will visit the largest temple, that of Poseidon also called Neptune, comparable to the temple of Zeus in Olympia, a majestic wonder in Doric style built in 460 B.C.E. The tour continues with the discovery of the third temple, that of Ceres, the Sanctuary dedicated to Athena, of a more modest but equally exceptional size. Along the Via Sacra there will be the opportunity to see the Roman Forum and the Amphitheater. After the ruins of Paestum, the tour will end at the National Archaeological Museum, where you can admire the thirty-three metopes of the temple of Hera Argiva, the statue of Zeus, the crater with the rat of Europe and the famous tomb of the diver: a tomb of five limestone slabs in local travertine plastered and decorated with parietal painting of a figurative subject, realized with the fresco technique.

Mozzarella Experience: Tour + Lunch in Paestum's dairy

Mozzarella Experience: Tour + Lunch in Paestum's dairy

We will take you on an exciting journey through the heart of the dairy farm in Paestum, where you will discover the secrets of crafting the prized buffalo mozzarella. We will begin with a guided tour of the facilities, allowing you to closely observe every stage of the production process, from milking to packaging. Immerse yourself in the authentic atmosphere of the dairy farm as you breathe in the fresh aroma of cheese taking shape under the skilled hands of the cheese masters. After the tour, we will delight you with a small tasting lunch, where you can savor the finest local products including buffalo mozzarella. And to make your journey even more enjoyable, we include transfers to and from Paestum station, so you can relax and enjoy every moment without logistical worries. We are ready to welcome you to experience an authentic and unforgettable journey into the fascinating world of dairy production in Paestum.

Paestum Archaeological Tour: 3-Hour Private Exploration

Paestum Archaeological Tour: 3-Hour Private Exploration

Explore Paestum's Heritage: "3-Hour Private Tour". Embark on a journey into ancient Magna Graecia with our "Paestum in Depth: 3-Hour Private Tour." This exclusive experience unveils the rich historical and cultural treasures of Paestum. Our private tour is meticulously designed for an intimate exploration of Paestum. For three hours, our expert guide dedicates undivided attention to bring this ancient city's stories and secrets to life. Delve deeper into Paestum's wonders during this ideal three-hour duration, perfect for history enthusiasts and cultural aficionados seeking in-depth exploration. Skip the lines with our priority entrance tickets, granting direct access to Paestum's archaeological gems, saving you time and hassle. Stroll through the remarkable archaeological park, housing some of the world's best-preserved Greek temples. Marvel at the grandeur of structures like the Temple of Hera, Neptune, and Ceres, each narrating a unique tale of Greek architecture and mythology. Our tour also includes a visit to Paestum's museum, a treasure trove of ancient artifacts. A highlight is the renowned "Tomb of the Diver," an exquisite fresco symbolizing the journey from life to death—a masterpiece of Greek art. Immerse yourself in Paestum's past with our Paestum in Depth private tour. Book your experience today!

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