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From Sorrento: Skip-the-Line Pompeii & Mount Vesuvius Tour

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12 reviews

Activity provider: BLU WELCOME TRAVEL

From Sorrento: Skip-the-Line Pompeii & Mount Vesuvius Tour

Activity provider: BLU WELCOME TRAVEL
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From US$ 130.28 per person

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Embark on a guided tour of the Vesuvius area and visit the archaeological site of Pompeii and the imposing Mt. Vesuvius. Enhance your experience with wine tasting and a light lunch at a vineyard.

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 8 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
English, Italian, German
Pickup included
You will be picked up from your accommodation when the tour starts

Experience

Highlights
  • Experience the rich history of the Vesuvius area on a guided tour
  • Skip the long lines to the ancient city of Pompeii and explore the ruins
  • Take in the views of the Gulf of Naples from the rim of Mt. Vesuvius
  • Stop at a local vineyard for some wine tasting and a delicious lunch
  • Learn the tragic history of Pompeii and the Vesuvius from your guide
Full description

Discover Vesuvius with fast-track tickets to the Pompeii archaeological site and take in the views of Mt. Vesuvius with a guide. Head to a vineyard to taste regional wines and enjoy a light lunch.

Be picked up from your accommodation in Sorrento and make your way to the ruins of Pompeii. Explore the city buried by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 AD and learn the history behind each turn.

Continue to a local vineyard and savor the flavors of regional wine. Regain your strength with a light lunch before boarding a bus to Mt. Vesuvius in the early afternoon.

Ascend to 1,000 meters on Mt. Vesuvius. Once on the rim, meet an alpine guide and learn about the history and geology of the crater. Take in the breathtaking views over the Gulf of Naples before being returned to your accommodation.

Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off by bus
  • Skip-the-line ticket to Pompeii
  • Tour guide
  • Earphones (for groups of over 10 people)
  • Lunch
  • Wine tasting
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
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
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
  • All participants over 12 years old must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 22 days ago, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative PCR test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Cash

Know before you go

  • Please bring with you: Green Pass, EU digital COVID certificate, COVID-19 vaccination certificate
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 12 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Transportation
    5/5
  • Value for money
    4/5

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The two attractions (Pompeii and Vesuvius) were both really well organized with knowledgeable guides. We also got to skip the very long lines. The lunch was awful. They sold the story of a family owned vineyard where the food is home made. We were squashed into a glass room with no aircon or ventilation with about 80 other travelers and made to wait over an hour for average tomato sauce pasta. We tasted 3 wines but no one explained anything about them. Skip this if you can.

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July 29, 2022

Very convenient as they pick you up and drop you off from the hotel. But it is longer than 8 hours (from 7.45am to 7.45pm incl travel time). Maria the archaelogist tour guide at Pompeii is knowledgeable and passionate - love her!). Paula the day’s tour guide had lots of little interesting facts as we travel from place to place. Pompeii itself is very interesting! The climb to Mt Vesuvius is a little steep for about 20mins but the view is worth it. An experience we won’t forget!

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June 16, 2022

The tour of Pompeii is a bit short for the size of the place, but it was kind of nice that way. You could try to see it all but it all starts looking the same at some point. The guide was great and very knowledgeable. Definitely would recommend. The luck was fantastic and the views from the volcano are exceptional.

April 21, 2022

Product ID: 413668