Guided tour

Pompeii: Guided Walking Tour and Villa of the Mysteries

Activity provider: The Tour Guy

Pompeii: Guided Walking Tour and Villa of the Mysteries

Activity provider: The Tour Guy

From US$ 43.19 per person

Guided walking tour of Pompeii and Villa of the Mysteries with professional guide.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Join a guided walking tour to see Pompeii and the Villa of the Mysteries
  • Learn about artifacts and artworks perfectly preserved after 2,000 years
  • Visit the Pompeii's Forum, arena and brothel
  • See plastic casts of the inhabitants' preserved bodies
Full description
Travel back to the Bronze Age of Rome and witness a city frozen in time with this skip-the-line walking tour. Stroll through the streets of Pompeii in Southern Italy and marvel at ancient archeological artifacts. Visit Pompeii’s arena, and see plaster casts of the preserved inhabitants' bodies. They are exactly as they were when the volcano Mount Vesuvius erupted in Pompeii and Herculaneum in 79 A.D. You'll see for yourself why the area was designated a UNESCO World Heritage, whose ruins were preserved to near perfection thanks to a thick blanket of volcanic ash. Discover the city’s most famous attractions, like the Forum of Pompeii, the plaster casts, and even the brothel. Then head over to another highlight of the tour: the Villa of the Mysteries (Villa dei Misteri). There you’ll see frescoes depicting a Greco-Roman cult and further explore the secrets of this enigmatic villa. Once the guided tour has ended, you are welcome to stick around and continue to explore the wonders of Pompeii on your own.
Includes
  • Guided walking tour with professional guide
  • Tour of the Villa of the Mysteries
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Meet your guide at the Pompei Scavi - Villa Dei Misteri train stop. They will be holding a sign that says "The Tour Guy."

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • This tour will take place rain or shine
Customer reviews

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Esperienza bella e interessante, le descrizioni di una guida permettono sempre di apprezzare meglio la visita. La nostra guida Claudia è stata molto professionale e cordiale. Tour in inglese ma molto comprensibile anche da me che non uso l'inglese da tempo. In due ore si deve per forza selezionare solo una parte del sito, Claudia ci ha illustrato cmq molte parti e in modo eccellente la villa dei misteri. È stata molto gentile anche a consigliarci di visitare anche Ercolano ed in effetti con quanto ci aveva mostrato a Pompei abbiamo fatto una proficua visita in autonomia anche in questo bellissimo sito.

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May 3, 2022

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