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Small-Group Amalfi Coast Day Cruise from Positano

Small-Group Amalfi Coast Day Cruise from Positano

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Get an intimate look at the stunning Amalfi Coast on this day cruise from Positano. Led by an expert skipper, glide past the Emerald Grotto sea cave in Conca dei Marini, the Furore fjord, and the fishing village of Praiano, marveling at the UNESCO-listed seashore as you go. Hop off the boat for a dip or some time to snorkel, and explore the town of Ravello or Amalfi at your leisure. Numbers are limited to 12 people on this small-group tour to ensure a more personal experience.
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  • 7 hours
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$94.79
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$94.79

Pompeii and Amalfi Coast from the port of Salerno

Pompeii and Amalfi Coast from the port of Salerno

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See two of southern Italy’s most popular destinations when you embark on a full-day, private tour of Pompeii and the Amalfi Coast. Meet your guide directly at the Salerno port, or at your local accommodation, and travel first to Pompeii. Upon arrival, you’ll go on an extensive tour of the sprawling archaeological site, and will learn how Mt. Vesuvius leveled the Roman city in 79 AD. Then, return to your vehicle and head to the Amalfi Coast, where you’ll have free time to explore both Ravello and Amalfi.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$984.78
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$984.78
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Paestum: the Greek Temples and the Archaeological Museum private tour

Paestum: the Greek Temples and the Archaeological Museum private tour

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Explore the well-preserved Greek ruins at Paestum on this private tour. See the Doric temples, the markets, forum, and amphitheater of the ancient Greek settlement as you learn about the life of the people who lived there. After touring the site, pay a visit to the National Archeological Museum with great works of art from the Magna Greece region.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$166.18
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$166.18
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1943 OPERATION AVALANCE SALERNO Tour

1943 OPERATION AVALANCE SALERNO Tour

Our Tour 1943 Operation Avalanche Salerno is an immersive itinerary in one of the most important pages in the history of Italy. We will trace what history remembers as the largest military maneuver in the Mediterranean, second only to the Normandy landing in 1944. Our guided tour starts at the Museum of Operation Avalanche in Eboli. After visiting the museum, we pass to the Commonwealth War Cemetery in Salerno, where 1,847 British, American and Canadian soldiers are buried, as well as from South Africa, India, New Zealand and Africa. We then head towards the Amalfi Coast and reach the city of Maiori. Here we stop on the beach where the allied forces land and then we drive to the Chiunzi Pass, where we begin our trek towards Monte Sant'Angelo and Monte Finestra, retracing the footsteps of the soldiers. The trekking tour will end in Cava de’ Tirreni. A tour not to be missed in a jump into the past of the history of Italy.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$227.73
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$227.73

Discover Salerno - walking tour learning history and anecdotes with a local -

Discover Salerno - walking tour learning history and anecdotes with a local -

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Join us on a walking tour in the historical center of Salerno. Salernum was founded by the Romans in the 2nd century B. C. but the most important period for the city was in the middle ages. After the destruction of the Roman Empire in Italy the Lombards created a dukedom in Campania and Salerno became its capital. In this time Salerno was one of the most important cities of the Mediterrenean sea, Here was founded the first Medical School around the end of the 9th century A. D. We will go to discover the history and the architecture of the medieval time with a visit into the Cathedral of Saint Matthew, a spectacular example of Arab-Norman architecture. This church also contains a beautiful crypt in Baroque style.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$30.77
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$30.77

Tour Paestum Temples+Guided visit Mozzarella di Bufala Farm +Wine tasting in Cilento National Park

Tour Paestum Temples+Guided visit Mozzarella di Bufala Farm +Wine tasting in Cilento National Park

Great day spent visiting the Greek-Roman Temples in Paestum, one of the best-preserved archaeological site in Italy. Continuing our tour we will have a guided visit to a Mozzarella di Bufala Organic Farm to see the process of this local cheese. We finish our tour at a Cilento National Park wine producer visiting Vineyard, cellar and taste 2 local red wine,1 white and 1 rosè with local products. and cakes
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  • 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$473.46
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$473.46
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Amalfi Coast Day tour From Salerno

Amalfi Coast Day tour From Salerno

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If you are spending your vacation in Salerno ,the first thing you need to do is visiting the lovely Amalfi Coast! A private driver will pick you up at the lobby of your hotel or at the exit of your cruise ship, to start your adventure through the main places of the coast! Your first stop will be Positano,with its pastel coloured house , you will be fashinated by the homemade linen clothes and the leather sandals shops. Next stop will be Amalfi, exactly from this stunning City that the Coast takes its name.Here you will stroll among the Historical streets ,admiring the mignificent St Andrew Cathedral and you will stop for lunch (at your own expense).Now you are ready for the last stop: "Ravello".Perhaps the most evocative place on the coast, inspiration for many famous composers, in fact it is also known as the City of Music. Here you will have the privilege to enjoy unique landscape from Villa Cimbrone and Villa Rufolo’s Gardens.A day you will not forget for the rest of your life!
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$287.29
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$287.29
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Pompeii Tour from Sorrento-Positano-Praiano-Amalfi-Ravello

Pompeii Tour from Sorrento-Positano-Praiano-Amalfi-Ravello

Hire your own personal driver for an easy, convenient way to visit Pompeii from anywhere on the Amalfi Coast. You'll be chauffeured directly from your hotel to the entrance of the legendary ruins, where you can explore on your own or get help arranging a private archaeologist guide. Stay long as you like without being rushed, while your driver waits to whisk you back to the coast.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$157.63
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$157.63
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Search for your Italian Origins

Search for your Italian Origins

Discover Italian Roots Between the end of the nineteenth century and the first decades of the twentieth century, seven and a half million Italians embarked on ships bound for America. In search of work and a change of life. A decision taken with courage leaving friends and relatives, abandoning homes and properties to offer a better future to the future generation. Many Italians especially from southern Italy have had the courage to face a long journey with the ship that left from the various ports of Italy for America, many of them in their own land carried out craft work, such as: Shoemaker, Mason, Baker, Barber, Farmer . Etc .. Etc .. Many have carried out the same activity in America, and others have changed their way of life by opening activities such as Pizzerias and Restaurants.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$385.30
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$385.30
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A celebration of flavours overlooking the Bay of Gaeta

A celebration of flavours overlooking the Bay of Gaeta

Medieval Gaeta The quarter of Medieval Gaeta is steeped in history and rich in ancient monuments.  During the Middle Ages Gaeta was a fortified settlement, and flourishing port which carried out trade with countries in the eastern Mediterranean.  It was built on the rocky peninsular of Monte Orlando. Gaeta went on to evolve into an autonomous maritime Duchy ruled by Giovanni I of Gaeta and then the Docibile family for several generations. The young king of Naples, Ladislao di Durazzo took refuge at Gaeta and here in 1381 he  married his young bride Costanza Chiaramonte. Indeed many of the street names of the medieval quarter reflect Gaeta’s eventful history.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$160.26
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$160.26
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Paestum Greek Roman Temples + Buffalo Mozzarella + Wine Tasting in Cilento Nat.Park!

Paestum Greek Roman Temples + Buffalo Mozzarella + Wine Tasting in Cilento Nat.Park!

Great day spent visiting the Greek-Roman Temples in Paestum, one of the best-preserved archaeological site in Italy. Continuing our tour we will have a guided visit to a Mozzarella di Bufala Organic Farm to see the process of this local cheese. We finish our tour at a Cilento National Park wine producer visiting Vineyard, cellar and taste 2 local red wine,1 white and 1 rosè with local products. and cakes
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$82.07
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$82.07

Private tour to Paestum with private guide and Buffalo Mozzarella farm

Private tour to Paestum with private guide and Buffalo Mozzarella farm

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Leave the hotel to Paestum, the capital of the buffalo mozzarella cheese. Visit a buffalo mozzarella factory where you will be invited to see the complete process to make the mozzarella. You will have the chance to taste the real mozzarella. After the visit, continue to visit the archaeological site with Private guide: Paestum. Its Doric temples, surpassed even by those of Athens in noble simplicity and good preservation, produces an incomparable effect of majesty and grandeur. The ancient site is set in a grassy field surrounded by gardens and hills. The site is small, but it is very charming. Here you will find the tomb paintings, one of which, the so-called "Tomb of the Diver", is a graceful and expressive naturalistic piece of Greek wall painting in Italy.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$441.90
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$441.90
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CERTOSA di PADULA & JOE PETROSINO Exclusive Tour

CERTOSA di PADULA & JOE PETROSINO Exclusive Tour

The Tour Certosa of Padula and Joe Petrosino is a full-day itinerary in the Vallo di Diano that will guide you to discover one of the main Carthusian monasteries of Italy in Padula, the birthplace of Joe Petrosino. We start our tour at the Certosa di San Lorenzo, also known as the Certosa di Padula. The monastery, founded in 1306 by the San Severino family, is the largest in Italy, with an area of ​​51,500 m2 and has the largest cloister in the world built between 1500 and 1700, with an area of ​​12,000 m2. It was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1998 and inside you can appreciate the library, reachable with a wonderful helical staircase, the large cloister, the monumental elliptical staircase, the prior's quardo. The whole Certosa di Padula is surrounded by the park and wonderful gardens. Lunch Included After the walk inside the Certosa di San Lorenzo, you will be our guests for a typical lunch in a restaurant. In the early afternoon we visit Joe Petrosino's childhood home, today an appreciable museum. Known as the Italian Sherlock Holmes, not everyone knows that Joe Petrosino was born in Padula in 1860. He then moved to New York City and joined the New York Police Department in 1883 and was promoted by President Roosevelt to investigative sergeant in charge of the NYPD's homicide division. When he was promoted to lieutenant, he investigated the criminal activities of the mafia. His investigations are recognized by all as heroic deeds, so much so that several books, screenplays and films have been dedicated to him, as well as a park in New York City. During his investigations on the mafia, in Sicily in Palermo, he was assassinated in 1909. At the end of the day our Tour Certosa di Padula and Joe Petrosino also ends, when we will take you back to the Hotel. A tour not to be missed in a pleasant combination of Culture, History and Legality.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$195.73
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$195.73

Day trip from Salerno: Royal Palace of Caserta and Naples - private tour

Day trip from Salerno: Royal Palace of Caserta and Naples - private tour

The Royal Palace at Caserta spreads out before observers as a monumental complex and, with its five floors, stands 118 feet tall. It is constructed mostly in brick while the first two floors are laid with travertine. The entire structure is crowned by a very wide central dome. Those who see its inside are almost always astonished by its continuous succession of stuccoes, reliefs, frescoes, sulptures, flooring and inlays. Naples is one of the world’s oldest continuously inhabited cities, spilling down the hillside towards its wonderful Bay. Your guide will lead you through the city’s winding streets, and will include a visit to the city’s incredible Archaeological Museum, filled with masterpieces from ancient Rome such as the Farnese Bull and Farnese Hercules. Visit also the historic center: Castle Maschio Angioino, Royal Palace, Plebiscito square and Castle dell’Ovo on the scenic sea-promenade (exterior only).
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$670.88
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$670.88
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Paestum Temples and Museum Private Skip the Line Guided Tour with a Local Guide

Paestum Temples and Museum Private Skip the Line Guided Tour with a Local Guide

Discover the archeological site of Paestum and the amazing doric temples with a local and expert in archeology tour guide. Paestum is an archeological sites of Greek temples and you can see its highlights such as the Temples of Neptune, the Forum, the Amphitheater and much more. The tour guide will show you also the frescoes from the ruins preserved at the National Museum of Paestum, just near the ruins. A private tour is best experience to have a full overview of the site and let the tour giuide customize the tour according to your interests.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$162.49
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$162.49
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Paestum: Temples&Archaeological Museum with Your Local Archaeologist

Paestum: Temples&Archaeological Museum with Your Local Archaeologist

In the archaeological site of Paestum it is possible to admire some wonderful examples of Greek architecture, among the better preserved in Southern Italy. The best examples are the three Doric style temples: the Temple of Neptune, the Temple of Ceres and the Basilica. An expert guide will accompany visitors to discover the 2,500-year-old religious architecture, on a journey beyond the confines of time. Followed by a visit to the National Archaeological Museum of Paestum, in which the most important examples of Greek art are preserved. Inside the museum you can admire the elements that served as decoration of the temples and some of the most beautiful painted tombs of Campania. The Tomb of the Diver, kept in perfect conditions, fascinates hundreds of thousands of visitors every year.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$147.72
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$147.72
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Private 2 Hour Paestum Tour

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Private 2 Hour Paestum Tour

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Paestum is one of the most important italian archeological sites. Hear a guided tour that will take you in some of the best preserved ruins, architecture and monuments of the Greek world, such as the Temple of Poseidon (Neptune), the temple of Ceres and the Basilica dating from the 6th Century. In the museum you can admire the Tomb of the Diver, a magnificent example of a Greek painting representing a funeral banquet. The tomb depicts a young man diving into the water is considered one of the greatest archeological discoveries of the 20th century.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$124.08
per group
$206.80
$82.72 savings
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$124.08
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$206.80
$82.72 savings
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Skip-the-Line Paestum Temples & Buffalo Mozzarella Farm Tour with Driver Pickup

Skip-the-Line Paestum Temples & Buffalo Mozzarella Farm Tour with Driver Pickup

Meet the English speaking driver at your hotel lobby in Naples, Sorrento or Salerno and start your day in comfortable first class private minivan or car. Listed among the UNESCO World Heritage sites, the Paestum archaeological site is a must-see for all the archaeology and history lovers! The private guide will lead you through the rural landscape of the ancient town of Paestum. Do not miss the chance to follow the pavement paths and see the famous three Doric order temples, enter the amphitheatre, the domus, the shops and the Forum of the ancient city. This tour last about 2.5 hours and you will skip the line at the ticket office. Your professional guide will lead you into this amazing bucolic journey through the Greek-Roman ages. Take a time to visit a buffalo farm where you can learn about mozzarella and have a typical italian lunch in total relax!
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$557.63
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$557.63
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Pompeii & Mount Vesuvius Private

Pompeii & Mount Vesuvius Private

Explore one of the most beautiful archeological site in the world, Pompeii, and then discover more about the eruption which brought this city down to a halt by exploring the crater of Mount Vesuvius. Let us handle all the stress by planning and organizing your day! You will meet your driver and from there he will take care of you for the whole experience, he will drive to Pompeii and introduce you to the guide who will show you the site and explain you secrets and the history behind those incredible ruins. After the visit at Pompeii you will have free time to relax and have lunch, taking a break from the history and refill yourself. Then it's time to explore Mount Vesuvius, you will be going up 1200 meters and the driver will introduce you to the licensed guide who will explain you about the eruptions. The entrance fee of Pompeii Ruins and Vesuvius is not included (€16 euros p.p. for Pompeii and €10 for Vesuvius)
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$246.20
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$246.20
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Skip the Line Private Tour of Paestum with a Local Guide

Skip the Line Private Tour of Paestum with a Local Guide

Just north of modern seaside Paestrum sits a major city of the Greek, Lucanian and Roman periods. Although anyone can walk through the ruins of Paestrum, most visitors are not experienced classicists, and a licensed tour guide can bring the city’s amphitheater, civic buildings, and residential ruins alive. Learn about the site’s unique art and architecture from your art historian guide, and take photos that preserve your memory of the day for years to come.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$194.49
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$194.49
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Explore Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius on a private full-day tour

Explore Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius on a private full-day tour

In our days Pompeii is a UNESCO World Heritage site, one of the most visited sites in Italy and one of the most visited archaeological sites in all the world. The ruins of Pompeii cover about 44 square hectares. And the mount Vesuvius is the only place in the world that gives you the opportunity to visit the top of the volcano that destroyed the town nearly two thousand years ago and yet rendered it eternal. We offer you the perfect combination of both these places on a day tour. *You have to walk up the last 750m steeply uphill. Your guide will pick you up from your hotel or from your cruise ship. After driving to Pompei you will have 2 hours guided tour of the city. You will have a 1-hour break to have lunch, after that you will have a tour of Mount Vesuvius. In the end, the driver will take you back.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$1,867.00
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$1,867.00
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Pompeii & Vesuvius Guided Tour with Private Driver & Guide from Salerno

Pompeii & Vesuvius Guided Tour with Private Driver & Guide from Salerno

UNESCO heritage listed since 1997, Pompeii needs no introduction. Buried under a layer of volcanic ash and pumice,. Accidentally rediscovered in 1748 by a group of explorers that were surprised to find a detailed archaeological excavations On this tour you will have the opportunity to visit a rich commercial city , home to more than 10.000 inhabitants, that offer an intimate look at Roman life . Elegant houses , small factories and artisans shops, taverns and cafes, and brothels and bathhouses, and open marketplace. You can relieve artistic vivacity of Forum , the perfect acoustic of ‘’Teatro Grande’’, the Gladiator’s Gym, the ingenious system of thermal baths , and visit the ‘’Lupanare’’ with erotic frescoes, and obviously the fascinating cast of human bodies. 1,5 hour tour on Vesuvius with only the driver.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$473.93
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$473.93
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Medical School of Salerno Private Tour with a Local Guide

Medical School of Salerno Private Tour with a Local Guide

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The Medical School of Salerno—one of the oldest and most important schools of its kind—has layers of history that visitors often don’t know much about. During this tour, you’ll visit the school’s various sites with a guide who helps you understand its past, and see Minerva's gardens and the San Lazzaro chapel. Skip-the-line admission to the school is included, saving you time waiting in the long lines that pay testament to the school's prestige.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$184.65
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$184.65
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Tour of Pompeii & Amalfi Coast with Skip the Line & Pick Up from Salerno Port

Tour of Pompeii & Amalfi Coast with Skip the Line & Pick Up from Salerno Port

Make the most of your Salerno shore excursion—and visit two of southern Italy’s top landmarks in one day—on this seamless, private tour. Meet your driver directly at the port and head to Pompeii, where you’ll skip right past the long lines and tour the UNESCO-listed archaeological site. Then, continue to the postcard-perfect Amalfi Coast, where you’ll have free time to soak up the views and idyllic lifestyle in Positano.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$510.86
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$510.86
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