Iconic Insiders private tour of the Pompeii archaeological site with a local guide
Excursions & day trips

Iconic Insiders private tour of the Pompeii archaeological site with a local guide

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Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Visit the world-famous archaeological site of Pompeii with an expert guide
  • Take the best photos at the colorful frescoes and marble decorations
  • Enjoy a personalized itinerary among private homes and public buildings
What to expect

Relive the final defining moments of Pompeii during an engaging guided tour among its ruins! This experience is part of Iconic Insiders, a selection of tours designed for first time visitors to uncover what matters and get oriented in a new city. Your destination insider is a licensed guide who will offer recommendations and highlight the most visually attractive places of the itinerary

Among the most visited sites in Italy, Pompeii was listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1997. The site is a perfect offers a perfect representation of everyday life in ancient Rome in the 1st century AD, just before when the city with its buildings inhabitants were buried by the eruption of Vesuvius. This private guided tour allows you to visit the public buildings and private homes, the two theaters, the brothel, the spas, and the thermopolium.

Walk the so-called Street of Abundance, the most important street in the city, with majestic villas and popular shops. Visit the huge amphitheater, designed to accommodate up to 20,000 people, and admire the beautifully preserved frescoes and marble decorations that meticulously depict moments of life in Ancient Rome. Follow your expert guide to see plaster casts of the inhabitants, when they were surprised by the eruption and huddled up for protection.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • What's included
    • 2-hour private tour
    • Friendly and local guide
    • Entrance fees
    • Headset (for groups of more than 6 people)
    Where

    Piazza Esedra, 80045 Pompeii, Italy

    Meeting point:

    Meet your destination insider at the ticket office of the Archaeological site of Pompeii.

    What to remember
    • A dedicated route is available for visitors in wheelchairs. It starts from Porta Anfiteatro and it passes via dell'Abbondanza, where the theaters and the forum can be visited
    • This is a private tour for a group up to 10 guests. Tell the guide what you want and let them focus on your interests
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.
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