Pompeii: Small-Group Guided Tour
- Small group
- Skip the line
- Duration: 2.5 hours
per group up to 2
Take an in-depth look at the daily lives of the people of Pompeii as you explore the city alongside your passionate tour guide. Deepen your understanding of ancient Rome as you learn about Roman family life, marriage, the role of slaves, the city government and economy. Visit the Villa of the Mysteries and examine its frescoes depicting strange Dionysian rites. Discuss with your guide the rituals that ancient Pompeiians took part in. Explore Pompeii’s temples, including the Temple of Isis. Hear stories of the ancient gods, and learn about their place in the lives of the Romans. Be fascinated by your tour guides vivid recounting of cults, superstitions, and funerary rites. See the bars, brothels, and bathhouses that were so well preserved by the typhoon of ash that covered the city. Step into the opulent private residences of Pompeii’s rich and famous. Admire the ornate art and decorati...
In this 2.5-hour immersion into this world-renown archeological site, you will experience the tragic and fascinating history of this once successful and rich town. What exactly happened to Pompeii 2,000 years ago? How did it preserve itself so well? What stories live behind these ruins and the people that used to live there? Prepare to be completely awed by the well preserved remains of the last day this city was alive, frozen in time forever. Pompeii is a UNESCO protected site, and is also one of Italy's best preserved archeological sites. You will be lead through this wondrous place by a local, expert, professional guide, enjoying their knowledge and expertise in a small group of only 6 people maximum. In a small group like this, you will be able to intimately experience this journey into the past, asking all the questions you'd like and learning about what you encounter from a trul...
Discover one of Europe's oldest Jewish communities during this guided tour of Split. Your guide, along with the landmarks you visit, will open your eyes to the rich history and culture of this longstanding community. Embark on a walking tour of the 17th century Diocletian Palace that will speak to this history of this religious group and their long story in Split. During the tour you'll also get to speak to local Jewish people and hear of their culture and experiences here in Split. This tour is also a fantastic way to sightsee as your guide leads you to popular landmarks such as the Jewish cemetery, the city Synagogue, the temple of Jupiter, the statue of Grgur Ninski, amongst many others.
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Our tour guide was fantastic. He spoke English so well and was chock full of information. He combined his knowledge with a wonderful personality and sense of humor. He was loud enough for all of us to hear. It was the perfect day, we all enjoyed it immensely.