Attractions

Volcano in Mt Vesuvius

Mt Vesuvius

Since exploding into history in AD 79, Vesuvius has blown its top more than 30 times. What redeems this slumbering menace is the spectacular panorama from its crater, which takes in Naples, its world-famous bay, and…
Volcano in Mt Vesuvius

Parco Nazionale del Vesuvio

The Parco Nazionale del Vesuvio was established in 1995.
Museum in Mt Vesuvius

Museo dell'Osservatorio Vesuviano

About halfway up the hill, the museum tells the history of 2000 years of Vesuvius-watching.