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Ancient Pompeii Guided Small-Group Tour
"History comes alive! on this 2.5-hour guided walking tour of Pompeii. In 79 AD this historic city fell victim to an eruption of Mt. Vesuvius and the thriving metropolis was no more. To visit to these world-renowned ruins is to experience life as it once was on the shores of the Bay of Naples in the early Empire.First we will visit the Theatre to imagine comedies and tragedies that played out upon the stage. Next it’s on to the ornate Thermal Baths with their dressing rooms
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Skip-the-lines Private Tour of Pompeii Including the Theatre the Forum and all Highlights
"Reserve a private guided walking tour of Pompeii and experience one of the finest examples of early Roman life in its excavated ruins. In 79 AD nearby Mt. Vesuvius erupted with such force it buried the city beneath ash and rubble. It wasn’t until the 18th Century that this 1st Century city was again revealed. A local top-rated guide will take you on an instructive walk to the highlights of Pompeii including the Theatre where countless comedies and tragedies played out upon its stages. Next it’s the Thermal Baths earliest of health spas with everything from dressing rooms to athletic fields. Pompeii was a thriving maritime metropolis. It was a port for ships sailing the Mediterranean and its colorful culture developed around the many bars
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Private Guided Pompeii Ruins and Sorrento Tour with a Farmhouse Lunch
"Start at 9am departing from your indicated pickup point in Naples. After a 30-minute ride you'll arrive at the fascinating ruins of Pompeii. Upon arrival the driver will introduce you to your local licensed guide for your private 2-hour tour inside the ruins. Enjoy your stress free time with skip-the-line entrance tickets. After the Pompeii visit the guide bring you back to your driver and you will be taken for a nice 1-hour ride along the Sorrentina Penisula. There you will visit a local and family ruled farmhouse and also enjoy a three courses traditional lunch. Tour the farm and see a cheese making demonstration and learn how to mak the driver will take you down the center of Sorrento for a stroll on your own to sightseeing and to go shopping (shopping at your own expense). Return to back to your place of pickup.""""Private guided full-day excursion to the Pompeii ruins and Sorrento. Enjoy a memorable day discovering the ancient ruins of Pompeii with a local licensed guide and skip-the-line entrance tickets. Next
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Human Remains Tips (31)

Plastered Human Remains at Forum Granary

beside the various artifacts unearthed around Pompeii that are displayed at the restored Forum Granary, you would also see the plastered remains of the humans and animals that perished in the famous...
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May 05, 2016

Human Remains at Casa Dei Ceii

you would see many human bones, skulls and even mummified remains all over the ruins of Pompeii and one of the areas is along Casa Dei Ceii along Viccole Dei Menandro. the Casa Dei Ceii, located along...
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May 04, 2016

The bodies

One of the most impressive sights were the petrified bodies in exhibiting. Reading the guide, Horacio claimed that they were original. It would be too much violent so I told him they were scaled...
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Oct 02, 2014

Petrified mummies back

A Roman city that was destroyed by an eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD. Located half an hour train from Naples. Pompeii is one of the most popular tourist attractions of Italy. Within a few hours...
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Sep 23, 2014

Plaster casts of bodies of victims of the eruption

In the three terrible days of August 79 AD, when Vesuvius underwent the most destructive period of its activity - three major coastal communities in Campania, namely, Herculaneum, Pompeii and Stabia...
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May 28, 2011

Dug up

In the area on the west side of Pompeii, near the cafeteria is an area where they have laced stacks of jars, vases and other implements from the time of Pompeii. There are several plaster replicas of...
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Jan 11, 2011

Victims of Vesuvius

In 79AD, Vesuvius erupted, destroying the cities of Herculaneum and Pompeii. The pyroclastic blast from the eruption incinerated the inhabitants of Herculaneum. In Pompeii, although the 2000...
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Nov 09, 2010


The ash that buried Pompeii also doomed the human inhabitants. The ash and burning cinders adhered to all life, encapsulating them for all time. Over the millennium, their internal organs and soft...
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May 04, 2009

Orto dei Fuggiaschi

The Orto dei Fuggiaschi (in English, Garden of the Fugitive) is a big garden cultivated as a vineyard. Here you can see the plaster casts of some of the victims of the eruption of Vesuvius while they...
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Apr 25, 2009

Human Remains in Pompeii

Hundreds of casts of human and animal bodies survive in Pompeii. The way they were preserved is unique and gives an insight into the life and death of the city.Although the flesh decayed the skeletons...
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Aug 25, 2008

The Bodies of Pompeii

This sobering scene of bodies frozen in time and ash is both a reminder of those catastrophic events of 79 AD and at the same time inspires wonder at the preservation of the bodies. This is located by...
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Mar 15, 2008

Oooppps...wrong catergory!

Inappropriate humor aside, one can view several different bodies that have been preserved in ash in Pompeii. They are located in a covered area behind a fence by the forum. This is where they have...
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Jan 11, 2008
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Things to Do Near Human Remains

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Grand Theater

The Grand Theater of Pompeii had a capacity of about 5,000 spectators, was built in the second century BC, but since then has undergone many renovations In Theater Great seats for spectators were in...
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Villa dei Misteri

part two of my Pompeii Forum tips along Via Dei Misteri. Roman Forums where the center of any roman town or city and is where many of the political, judicial and religious establishments are in any...
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Casa degli Amorini Dorati

On the west side of the peristyle you can see some triclinium fully decorated: in one you can see Achilles, Briseis and Patroclus, Jason and Pelias and Tethys with Vulcan; in another you can see Diana...
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Casa del Fauno

The largest house in Pompeii in the history, and derives its name from the statue of a Faun, the watershed provides Tuscan atrium The House of the Faun covers an area of 3,000 square meters, and is...
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Casa Del Poeta Tragico

The House of the Tragic Poet shows a typical layout of a Pompeiian house. The house is famous for its elaborate mosaics and frescos depicting scenes from mythology. There are fresco's of Zeus and Hera...
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Day trip to Herculaneum - Ercolano

Not as big and not quite as many touristits as in Pompeii, but a lot to see there as well. To get there take the Circumvesuviana until Ercolano Scavi station, quite fequent, 30 minutes and € 1.60 from...
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Getting to Human Remains


Via Villa dei Misteri, 2, Pompei, Naples, Italy


  • Sunday 08:30 to 19:30
  • Monday 09:00 to 19:30
  • Tuesday 09:00 to 19:30
  • Wednesday 09:00 to 19:30
  • Thursday 09:00 to 19:30
  • Friday 09:00 to 19:30
  • Saturday 08:30 to 19:30