Private tour

Pompeii & Herculaneum Private Skip-the-Line Tour with Ticket

Activity provider: Grand Tour Experience
Private tour

Pompeii & Herculaneum Private Skip-the-Line Tour with Ticket

Activity provider: Grand Tour Experience

From US$ 401.81 per group up to 1

The cursed cities of Pompeii & Herculaneum are proof of what a natural disaster can do in a matter of hours. Thanks to their remains, you can still see how life used to be. Go on a fascinating journey where history comes back to life.

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Duration 5 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
English, French, Spanish, Italian
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • Enjoy a private tour with only your group and your licensed guide
  • Skip the line to visit the remains of Pompeii
  • Explore the ruins of Herculaneum
  • Enjoy a panoramic view of the ruins
Full description
Explore the beautiful ruins of Pompeii and Herculaneum on a private 5-hour tour with a licensed guide. This experience will take you on a trip back in time where you’ll see how these two towns were affected by the Vesuvius eruption in their own ways. Thanks to the historical and archeological background of your guide, the stories and facts will bring the cities back to life. If you feel like changing the route a bit, that's no problem—everything can be customized. Your historical journey starts at the Pompeii’s train station where your guide will wait for you. As soon as you set foot in the remains of this city, you’ll be transported to another era. Feel the history as you visit the theater, the sacred area, and a brothel with signs and symbols all around. See the preservation techniques in all its splendor with the plastered casts of some of the victims. Herculaneum offers a different sight to its visitors. Here, you have a panoramic view of the city and its ruins and remains due to how different the eruption and ashes reached the town. See the contrasts between these two cursed cities and how different they were affected by the eruption. While in Pompeii you see more of the public areas, in Herculaneum you have an intimate look into the lives of the people that used to live here. Check out an ancient shore, a private house, a bakery, and more.
  • Licensed guide
  • Entry tickets

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    Meeting point

    Ticket office at Pompeii Archaeological Park, located at Via Villa dei Misteri, 2, 80045 Pompei.

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Passport or ID card
    • Comfortable shoes
    • Passport or ID card for children
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    5 /5

    based on 3 reviews

    Review summary

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    Molto interessante e una guida appassionata. Consiglio vivamente il tour privato.

    October 3, 2022


    Une guide archéologue adorable et passionnante . Belle découverte des sites Attention Il fait très très chaud à cette période

    August 3, 2022


    tou personalizzato molto interessante e guida molto preparata,gentile e professionale.

    August 11, 2021


    Product ID: 302293