THE FORUM IN THE EXCAVATIONS OF HERCULANEUM
THE HOUSE OF THE MENANDER IN THE EXCAVATIONS OF POMPEII
A ROMAN STREET IN POMPEII EXCAVATIONS
|Starting from EURO 68|
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English-speaking driver & Air-conditioned Mercedes (or similar make) at your disposal for 9 hours
Local English-speaking guide for 5 hours in the excavations of Pompeii and Herculaneum
ENTRANCE FEES INCLUDED
Itinerary Details are listed below:
TOUR SCHEDULE OF POMPEII & HERCULANEUM
|Meeting with our English-speaking driver and his Mercedes car (with air-conditioning) by the cruise ship or hotel|
|Arrival to Pompeii ruins and private visit (2 hours) of the site with an archaeological English-speaking guide|
|Visit of a cameo factory|
|1 hour of free time for lunch - lunch not included|
|Transfer (with the guide) to the excavations of Herculaneum|
|2 hour visit of Herculaneum|
|Back to the cruise/hotel|
Full day guided excursion to the famous archeological excavations of Pompeii and Herculaneum, destroyed in the A. D. 79 eruption of Mount Vesuvius.
Meeting with the professional driver by your cruise ship in the port or by your accommodation. Then transfer to Pompeii ruins and meeting with the professional English-speaking guide for a 2-hour Tour of the ruins.
Since its discovery, Pompeii became a must for travelers more or less famous. It attracted kings, nobles, intellectuals, writers and artists who through their writing and their works determined its aesthetics consecration and spread its image around the world. Obviously this is due to the retention of a largely intact Roman city, including its inhabitants. Since 1997, Pompei is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, then it belongs to anyone who understands its value, uniqueness and exceptionality. This archaeological site, because of its incredible preservation and of the events that have permitted it, will not fail to impress also people who are not interested in history.
After the visit of Pompeii, 1 hour of free time and after that transfer to Herculaneum ruins for a 2-hour private visit with the same tour guide. Herculaneum was a smaller town close to the city of Pompeii but it is no less important and rich in treasures than Pompeii. In addition, the houses of Pompeii and Herculaneum are the most important source on the evolution of Roman painting from the second century BC to the 79 A.D. In fact nowhere else in the world there is such a large amount of wall paintings dated back to the Roman empire. These materials are very delicate and only because of the special circumstance such as the eruption of Vesuvius their preservation has been so good.
After that, back to the cruise ship or to the accommodation.
THIS TOUR WILL OPERATE RAIN OR SHINE, SO BE PREPARED FOR ALL WEATHER CONDITIONS.
THIS IS A PRIVATE SHORE EXCURSION WITH PRICES BASED ON
THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE TRAVELLING IN YOUR PARTY!
|TOTAL PRICE BASED ON |
THE NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS
|Currency is set to EUROS|
VISIT POMPEII RUINS WITH THE AUDIO SYSTEMS