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Mt Vesuvius guided tours and excursions

World-known for its eruption in 79 AD that buried some Ancient Roman cities such as Pompeii and Herculaneum, Mt Vesuvius is about 6 miles from the cit...

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Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius tour with transportation
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Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius tour with transportation

Explore the ruins of Pompeii and enjoy stunning views over the bay of Naples.

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Wine tasting on Mt. Vesuvius
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Wine tasting on Mt. Vesuvius

Book your wine tasting on Mt Vesuvius to visit a local winery and enjoy a 4-course lunch prepared with homemade products!

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Pompeii, Herculaneum and Vesuvus private tour
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Pompeii, Herculaneum and Vesuvus private tour

Maximize your stay in Campania and visit 3 of the most important landmarks of the region on a single tour!

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Pompeii and Vesuvius tour from Naples with wine tasting
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Pompeii and Vesuvius tour from Naples with wine tasting

Take part in a guided tour from Naples that will lead you to explore two of the region's most iconic sites, Pompeii ruins and Mt. Vesuvius!

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Duration up to 7 hours

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Pompeii and Vesuvius skip-the-line small group tour
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Pompeii and Vesuvius skip-the-line small group tour

Enjoy a unique experience during your stay in Naples, including a guided visit to Pompeii's archeological site and a walk up to the top of Mt. Vesuvius!

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Tour of Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius from Naples
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Tour of Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius from Naples

Enjoy a small group tour to the Pompeii excavations site with pick-up from your hotel or accommodation in Naples. Enjoy lunch with pizza included in the price. Visit the Vesuvius National Park with its height of 1000 meters.

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Mount Vesuvius and Herculaneum tour with transportation
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Mount Vesuvius and Herculaneum tour with transportation

Visit the ruins of the ancient Roman town of Herculaneum and walk up to the crater of the volcano that destroyed the town nearly 2,000 years ago.

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Duration up to 6 hours 30 minutes

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Pompeii and Vesuvius tour from Naples with pizza lunch
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Pompeii and Vesuvius tour from Naples with pizza lunch

Take the chance to visit Pompeii and Mt. Vesuvius, the most visited sites of the Campania region on a single-day tour from Naples and enjoy a typical pizza for lunch!

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The inside story

World-known for its eruption in 79 AD that buried some Ancient Roman cities such as Pompeii and Herculaneum, Mt Vesuvius is about 6 miles from the city of Naples and can be visited on a day or half-day trip from either Pompeii, Herculaneum or Naples.

Regarding the origin of the word Vesuvius, there are numerous hypotheses: there are those who attribute it to an Indo-European root, which means "to illuminate" or "to burn". There are those who see the origins in mythology and hypothesize a tribute to Hercules, and those who attribute the origin of the word to the phrase Vae suis! which in Latin means "Woe to his own!", an exclamation to indicate the well-known consequences of volcanic eruptions.

Vesuvius dominates and overlooks the Gulf of Naples, inevitably becoming one of the most recognizable symbols of the city. In fact, Mount Vesuvius is one of the world's most dangerous volcanoes and perhaps this is what makes it also one of the most fascinating. The area of the volcano has been protected as National Park since 1995.

Reach the top and take in the spectacular view across the Gulf of Naples. Then, turn your eyes to admire something even more incredible, the spectacular crater of over 200 meters deep. On the way back, don't forget to enjoy a delicious pizza or participate in a tasting of fine wines that the area has to offer.

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