Pompeii - Vesuvius and Sorrento excursion
Duration: 8 hours
- Private english speaking driver
- Highway tolls
- Everything not mentioned in the “INCLUDED” section.
Shore Excursion Description
If you want visit Pompeii, Mount Vesuvius and Sorrento just in one day during your cruise in Italy and you don't know how to do, don't worry, because with one of our shore excursions you could discover these three beautiful destinations and more other in total relax. Infact, when you'll arrive at the port one of our professional driver is waiting for you, to lead you through the historical, natural and cultural beauties of this land. When the excursion finish he will bring you back, in time for the ship departure.
Pompeii with the ancient ruins of the roman age is one of the most important archaeological sites in the world. Inside you can discover the ancient amphiteater, the houses and villas with restored mosaics and frescoes which are the witnesses of the roman culture before the Vesuvius eruption. A lot of archaeological rests like statues and several objects, found during the Pompeii excavetions, are now preserved in the Naples National Museum.
After the immersion in the history, it's time to see the natural beauties of this land. The Mount Vesuvius is the perfect place where you can admire the beautiful landscapes of the Naples Gulf. Infact, thorugh the natural park is possible to reach the peak of the mount and see this incredible panorama.
The last stop of your excursion is Sorrento: a peacefull city that certainly will kidnap you. From the main square Piazza Tasso, going down to the communal villa you can see a beautiful view of the Naples Gulf. Moving from there towards the heart of the city you can walk trough the little streets of the centre where is possible to buy souvenir and local products like limoncello or inlaid wood crafts. Reached the Sorrento main street you will surprised from the liveliness given from the many restaurants and shops. Sedil Dominova, Correale Museum and the last ruins of the Greek difensive wall, are the perfect points of interest if you prefer to discover the history of the place.