Visit the city of Naples and the stunning ruins of Pompeii on a full-day excursion from Rome by private motor coach. An assistant will be on board the coach, while a specialized local guide will ensure that you see the highlights of Naples and the excavations of Pompeii. Lunch is included in the tour.
Depart from central Rome for a full-day trip to Naples and Pompeii, including lunch. The tour includes your pick-up from a centrally located hotel. In case of B&Bs or appartments you will be asked to reach our departure point on time.Stop first in Naples for a tour of the historical center, including Piazza del Plebiscito, the Royal Palace, Piazza del Municipio, the Gallery of Umberto I, and the San Carlo Opera house.Continue on to Pompeii for a tour of the excavations of the city, which was destroyed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD. This archaeological journey will give you the opportunity to better understand a way of life typical of the Roman society at that time. It’s possible to see the intact remains of people, domestic animals, and food that show some evidence of the final agony felt by the people in those last few minutes before the city was so disastrously buried.Stop for lunch (included), after which you'll be taken to a coral and cameo factory to admire and possibly purchase items of this ancient craft. At the end of the visit, you will return to the coach for the journey back to Rome and be dropped off at your centrally located hotel or other central location.