Pompeii - Vesuvius 'n wine"Following a morning pickup from Sorrento or Naples travel by air-conditioned minivan to the ancient city of Pompeii — widely considered among Italy’s most important historic sites. Along the way listen as your guide sheds light on the city’s past and gain insight into the deadly volcanic eruption of 79 A.D.On arrival in Pompeii explore the site and learn of life there during the Roman era. See key sites of interest and hear how the bustling streets were silenced by the heavy downpour of ash and molten rock. Next head onward to Mt Vesuvius and hike to the crater for panoramic views over Naples and its beautiful bay. Follow rugged trails around the crater’s edge and marvel at the spectacular volcanic scenery you find. Visit a local winery and explore the v
"The itinerary is flexible you can decide with your driver to visit Pompeii first or start with the coastal ride. Pompeii is heavily visited in the morning it's recommend to take the afternoon tour. The tour can start from Naples or Sorrento or Salerno. Pompeii is about 40 minutes away from Naples Salerno or Sorrento along the drive great scenery with Mt Vesuvius and the Ocean.The Archaeological site of Pompeii extends 150 acres. To make the best of your day trip to Pompeii we strongly recommend the optional guided services. A privat the Theaters a private house
"The first approach is absolutely spectacular: beneath you the ancient town laying at the bottom of an archaeological hole about 60 feet deep in front of you the huge skyline of Mt Vesuvius behind you the clear light blue of the Bay of Naples and its islands. From the top you can see at one glance all of the excavated area corresponding probably to one quarter of the entire ancient Herculaneum. Also visible from the very top is the ancient marina where a 300 human skeletons were found together with a boat and a few fishing tools. Crossing a modern bridge discover the garden of the “House of the Albergo” where quince apple trees were replanted following the evidence of carbonized roots of these ancient fruit tree.Next
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