The site of Pompei is the most famous and visited archaeological sites in the world. During the guided tour in Pompeii we will uncover the remains of the Roman city, one of the most flourishing of the Empire, which in 79 AD it was completely covered by the eruption of the near Vesuvius. During the tour in Pompeii, we will discover the city, with its Dcase, its thermal baths, its public and private buildings but above all aspects of the daily life of a petrified city under the volcanic dust of Vesuvius.
Our visit to Pompeii will start from Porta Marina to reach the Forum, the economic, political and religious center of the city, where public debates and religious events took place. We will continue our tour of Pompeii, trying to understand how a typical Pompeii citizen spent the day making a stop at the Stabian Baths and visiting the famous Lupanare, the place of pleasure.
We will continue our journey to Pompeii by crossing Via dell'Abbondanza, the Lower Decumano of Pompeii, and we will stop at the main commercial establishments (Termopolium, Taberne, Fulloniche). Right along this road there are many of the most beautiful houses.
These are residences of the rich Pompeian bourgeoisie, such as the house of Loreius Tiburtino, the wonderful house of Venus in Conchiglia and the villa of Giulia Felice.
We will end the tour in Pompeii finally reaching, in the peripheral area, the marvelous Amphitheater, considered among the oldest and best preserved in history. The Amphitheater welcomed over 20,000 spectators. Finally we will end our journey in Pompeii with a visit to the Great Gym.
This is the classic tour in Pompeii where the major monuments are explored. If you wish, you can create alternative routes that meet your cultural needs.
Pick up at the Porta Marina Superiore ticket office
Via Villa dei Misteri, 3 Pompeii.