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Rome to Pompeii Shuttle Bus & Independent Day Trip

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    Your day trip starts as you board your coach or minibus in central Rome for the 3.5-hour drive to Pompeii, one of the world’s most fascinating archaeological sites—a city frozen in a time capsule. An onboard host is available to answer any questions during the journey. You will be learning about Pompeii, which was destroyed by heavy volcanic ash in 79 AD when Mt Vesuvius erupted, killing the residents of the city.
    When you arrive, you are free to explore own your own until it’s time to return to Rome. Stroll down the ancient lanes, imagining what life was like here 2,000 years ago. Pass the limestone columns still standing along Via degli Augustali, and check out artifacts and ruins from the forum, thermal baths, temple, theater and homes. All walking paths are marked with frescoes that depict scenes from daily life in Pompeii, which give context to what you’re seeing and help you find your way around.
    Head back to your tour vehicle in the mid-afternoon for the drive back to Rome, where your day trip ends.
    Optional excavations and tour upgrade:
    When booking, you have the option to include access to the excavations of Pompeii and a 2-hour tour with an informative guide. This tour is limited to 25 people.
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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Have to say it was well worth this trip. 3 hour trip each way but the coach was comfortable and air conditioned, there was a brief stop both ways. The guide on the bus was very helpful and did not pressure us at all into...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Susan S
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Guide was easy tho understand, knowledgeable and very thrall. Well worth the money spent. I would suggest taking this trip. Great Experience.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank David S
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Our tour guide Claudia was very personable and knowledgable. She made sure everyone was clear about when and where to meet up for the bus and because the site was so big and not able to be covered completely she gave a list of the...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank reviera93
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Our guide on the bus was called Claudia and she was great, funny and pointed out any interesting things on the way to Pompei. The bus was really comfortable and air conditioned so nice journey with a short stop off there and back. I can't...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank aileen w
    Reviewed 22 April 2019 via mobile

    Our day trip to Pompeii from Rome was a definite highlight to our trip. The drive was broken up with a short stop both ways. Our guide on the bus was personable and informative. Our tour guide at Pompeii, Flo (short I think for Florecia)...More

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