Vesuvius and Pompeii Private Tour: Day Trip from Rome by Car

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
icon8 hours  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English and 9 more

Join this day trip from Rome to experience two amazing sights – forever connected by a dramatic history. First, you’ll enjoy a Pompeii private tour before you ascend Mount Vesuvius – the volcano that once destroyed the Ancient Roman town.
Enjoy skip-the-line access to Pompeii and a full tour from your expert, local guide of this astonishing Ancient Roman town. See the civic center of Pompeii, and the theaters, Grand Villas, restaurants and other businesses which made their culture so refined. Discover Ancient Roman religion in the Temples and their sins in the brothel. You’ll even see the infamous plaster casts of Mount Vesuvius’ victims.
After a brief stop for lunch, head to Mount Vesuvius. You will drive as far as you can go and enjoy beautiful views of Naples, the Bay and the islands on your way. Finally, you’ll climb to the summit of Mount Vesuvius. As you go, your expert guide will explain the fascinating history of this active volcano, responsible for so much destruction.

Skip-the-line admission
Full tour from an expert guide
Optimized itinerary for clientele with disabilities
Headsets for groups of 6 or more
Languages: English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Russian, Italian, German, Japanese, Chinese, Portuguese
Hotel pick-up and return (within central Rome)
Transport in a private car with AC
Gratuities (optional)
Food and drink

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up from any hotel within the Aurelian Walls, Rome's historic center

Departure Time

9:00 AM
Stop At:  
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Pompeii’s ruins make the best-preserved Roman settlement in the world. Discover the private lives of Pompeii’s townspeople before life was destroyed by the horrific eruption of Mount Vesuvius.
Duration: 8 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties. Learn more about cancellations.


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