Spend a full day in the Vesuvian area visiting the archaeological site of Pompeii and Mt. Vesuvius. With a shared group, you will enjoy a guided tour of Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius during this 8-hour trip. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included in an air-conditioned minibus.
After a morning pickup from your Sorrento hotel, begin your 1-hour drive to Pompeii in a minibus. After you arrive, discover the Pompeii excavation site with your guide for about 2 hours. You will visit some of the main features of the site, including the Temple of Jupiter, the Public Baths, and the Macellum. Your guide will share the history of the monuments with you. Enjoy free time for lunch before continuing your journey to Mount Vesuvius. Take a 30-minute walk to the rim, where you will meet an alpine guide who will give you information about the history of the crater. Take in the views of the Gulf of Naples with some free time. Return back to your hotel in Sorrento at about 5:30 pm.