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3-Hour Pompeii Private Tour

4.8 / 5

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3-Hour Pompeii Private Tour

From $330.67 per group up to 1

Skip the lines to enter Pompeii on a 3-hour tour that takes you through the ancient city that was decimated by the explosion of Mt Vesuvius thousands of years ago. Follow your archeological guide through the UNESCO World Heritage site.

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Duration 3 hours
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  • Explore Pompeii with an archaeologist
  • Get a private 3 hour visit to legendary Pompeii, a world heritage site
  • Discover the ruins revealed by groundbreaking excavation work
Full description
Pompeii is one of the most important archeological sites in the world, with a unique history and an incredible atmosphere, a must for those who want to know more about the Roman world. This big city, 66 acres wide, was founded in the VII century BC and was totally destroyed by an incredible explosion of  Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD. The volcano destroyed the city and the surrounding area in just two days, covering, with its ash, the life of thousand of citizens. After the disaster, the city remained mostly untouched until 1748, when the excavations began and the ancient Pompeii was uncovered, displaying the grandeur of the Roman Empire to the world. Pompeii is currently one of the most significant proof of the Roman civilization and provides outstanding information on the art, customs, trades, and everyday life of the past. This tour through the excavations will allow you to look beyond the walls and ruins to reveal the true meaning of each building without missing the masterpieces of this marvelous archeological site.You have the possibilty to visit in details two of the most important places of the site:the Anphiteatre or the famous Villa of Misteries
  • Three hours with an archaeological guide
  • Pompeii entrance fees
  • Transports
  • Lunch
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • 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

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Tempio Travel agency , Pompeii ruins circumvesuviana train station

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  • Passport or ID card

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  • Luggage or large bags

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  • Please provide the tour operator with your contact details in case of any changes to the tour itinerary
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4.8 /5

based on 12 reviews

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Our guide picked us (2 people) up on time at the Circumvesuviana stop. We had a very interesting tour, our individual requests were taken into account. As an archaeologist who studied in Hamburg, our guide was an excellent accompaniment both professionally and linguistically. Unfortunately, not all villas were accessible when we were visiting. The high proportion of large groups of cruise ships made viewing difficult in many places.

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September 19, 2019

Mariachiara was a brilliant, knowledgeable guide.

Mariachiara was a brilliant, knowledgeable guide. She had a deep knowledge of Pompei and Roman and pre-Roman life. Her Art History degree background shone through. Her excelllent English of course made a big difference for us. We would not hesitate to recommend Mariachiara for a private guided tour of Pompeii.

September 14, 2019

Pour Pompéi, ne pas hésiter à passer par ce genre de service! Un peu plus cher certes mais quel plaisir! 3h avec un guide privé c est vraiment le minimum pour commencer à appréhender ce site de plus de 60ha. Et ça évite les pseudo guides à l entrée fonctionnant en groupe de 20 qui ne savent presque rien ou pire, racontent n importe quoi!

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August 6, 2021

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