Sorrento to Pompeii and Mt Vesuvius Full-Day Guided Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Sorrento

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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. The walk is medimum difficulty; the bus will drop you off at 1.000 mt high, the walk till 1.280 mt is up to you. 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.

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Professional guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minibus
  • Earphones for groups larger than 12 attendants 
  • Entrance fees to Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius

What’s not included

  • Gratuities (optional)


  • Hotel pickup included
  • Led by a local guide
  • Step back in time on a history tour