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Private Tour: Pompeii Day Trip from Rome

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  • Pass by DriverinRome Transportation & Tours
    Pass by Castelli Romani
    Pass by Abbazia di Montecassino
    Pass by Bay of Naples
    Pass by Vesuvius National Park
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    Pompeii Archaeological Park
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission excluded
    Is the most-visited archaeological site in the world, due to its many and well-preserved ruins, left behind by a city buried in Vesuvius’s wake in the year 79 A.D. The ancient site was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1997. Pay your entrance fee and then head inside to explore independently. Or, if you’ve upgraded, join up with an expert guide to begin your tour. Gain fascinating insight into the everyday life of the Imperial era as you stroll through the well-preserved streets, passing houses and public buildings that have been locked in time by the volcanic ash. See the ancient piazza and the impressive limestone columns of the Forum, where elections and other political and business events would have taken place during Roman times. Then, perhaps head to the thermal baths, where many of Pompeii’s inhabitants would have bathed and socialized. Marvel at the remains of the Teatro Grande, an impressive theater that once sat some 5,000 people, and stop by the Lupanar, a brothel decorated with eye-popping frescoes. After exploring the site, hop back inside your private minivan for your return journey to Rome. Along the way, stop for lunch (own expense) at a local restaurant. Your tour then ends with a drop-off back at your Rome hotel.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick up is at your centrally hotel in Rome. Please provide us with the correct hotel information so appropriate arrangements can be made.
    Departure Time
    7:30 AM
    Duration
    8h
    Return Details
    Concludes at original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Professional informative English-speaking driver
    • Live commentary on board
    • Private vehicle for the day
    • Flexible itinerary
    • Transport by air-conditioned sedan/minivan
    • Professional guide (if option selected)
    • Courtesy and service
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
    • Entrance fee to Pompeii (13 euros approx.
    • Entry/Admission - Pompeii - Archaeological Area.
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infant seats available
    • If you are not ready to depart at the assigned time , we cannot promise to fulfill the mentioned itinerary nor promise to extend the duration of the tour
    • Your driver is not a licensed tour guide. Due to strict Italian laws and regulations in place to protect officially licensed guides, drivers can comment and explain attractions only from inside the vehicle. Drivers cannot elaborate on the attractions when they are outside of the vehicle.
    • This is a private service no one will join your party
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We were slightly nervous about how our 12 and 15 year old boys would enjoy this day out - the 7.30am start and long drive had the potential to be a disaster. I needn't have worried. The drive down to Pompeii was very comfortable and Max our driver made good time to arrive in
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    We had a great day trip to Pompeii from Rome. Damian, our driver, was lovely. We were picked up at our hotel and enjoyed a nice drive down to Pompeii. When we arrived we were greeted by Barbara our guide for the day. Barbara gave us an amazing three hour tour of Pompeii. She was
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    A bit crowded but enjoyable
    Had to walk a little way from the excursion bus but once there although it was a little crowded it was enjoyable
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    Amazing Tour Guide
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    Transport from Port in Civitavecchia to Hotel in Rome
    The Driver was at the port early for pick up. The passengers were me and one other couple. The driver was very
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    286parkerc
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    Unimaginable Experience
    Our tour guide was extremely knowledgeable timely, and insightful. Although it rained all day, she did not miss a
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    belem52
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    a day of Italy at its best, with Tino and Mauro and the smell of lemon and pines, the sparkles of the olive trees, the t
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    Outstanding tour of Tuscany
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    katrinadlR
    Torrance, California, United States
    40
    Fun time
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    Brenda W
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    Wonderful Day in Pisa & Florence
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    Cleveland, Ohio
    80
    Florence and Pisa
    This is an excellent excursion. Our guide was fantastic. We got to Pisa in the morning and I had free time to
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    William Y
    Indianapolis, United States
    72
    Great day in Rome
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    • Duration: 8h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Languages Offered: English
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