Guided tour

From the Amphitheater to the House of the Faun

From the Amphitheater to the House of the Faun

From US$ 44.25 per person

Discover how people lived in Pompeii before the eruption of Vesuvius with a guided tour of Pompeii. Step into the past as you visit the well-preserved ruins with an archeologist.

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Duration 2 - 2.5 hours
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English, Italian, German, French
Private or small groups available


  • See stunning mosaics in the houses and the baths
  • Walk down ancient streets
  • Discover what life was like in ancient Pompeii
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Let your archeological guide provide you with an in-depth look into what life was like in Pompeii before the eruption of Vesuvius of in 79 AD. Gain insight into the day-to-day lives of Romans.

Strat at the amphitheater and walk along the ancient main street via dell'Abbondanza. See buildings that were essential to civic life in Roman times, like the grand house of Octavius Quartio, the house and Thermopolium (restaurant) of Vetutius Placidus, and the Stabian Thermal bath.

Visit the forum, the central point of life in Pompeii. Stroll to the large villa known as the House of the Faun. Listen to your guide tell you stories and facts from the past as you walk.

  • Archeological guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Entry ticket
  • Parking
Not suitable for
  • People with respiratory issues
  • People with heart problems
  • People over 95 years
  • People with pre-existing medical conditions
  • People with recent surgeries
  • People with mobility impairments
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Traveler requirements
  • All participants who are over 12 years and 3 months of age must present either proof of full vaccination or proof of a Covid-19 infection within the last 6 months. Participants must also present a negative antigen test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts. Students who are under 12 years and 3 months old may present proof of regular school testing and their age instead of proof of vaccination or infection

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Meeting point

Please look for the 'Enjoy Pompeii' sign to locate your guide.

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  • Passport or ID card, copy accepted
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La guida ci ha condotto con grande professionalità ma nel contempo con passione e attenzione ai dettagli, non solo architettonici ma anche di vita vissuta della antica Pompei.

January 10, 2022

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