Tours and Hiking Trips to Mt. Vesuvius and Pompeii

Tours and Hiking Trips to Mt. Vesuvius and Pompeii
Mount Vesuvius is famous for its devastating eruption of 79 AD, which destroyed the Roman cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum. It is a sight of rare beauty, and it was the first volcano in the world to be studied systematically. Today, Vesuvius is still monitored and controlled. Even though Vesuvius is a dormant volcano, you are likely to see plumes of smoke rising from the crater. No need to worry though, it hasn't erupted since 1950!

Get a 3-hour tour of Mount Vesuvius in a private car from Naples or Pompeii. Enjoy a scenic ride to the beautiful Mount Vesuvius where you'll learn about the famed volcano from your knowledgeable guide and discover the stunning views of the beautiful Gulf of Naples and its collection of islands. You will also get some free time in the breathtaking setting to wander around the crater. At the end of the tour, enjoy a chauffeured ride back. This is a great option for those who don't want to do much hiking, but still want to see the epic views and learn about the volcano

Approximate Price: $63.93

On this 6-hour tour, you will hike to the summit of Mount Vesuvius for you to experience the stunning views over the Bay of Naples and stare down into the dark depths of the volcano. After a late morning pick-up, you will be transferred to a restaurant for a tasty and delicious lunch with wine. Then, set off on the hike to the summit, from which you will be able to follow the trail around the impressive crater. Discover fantastic views of the Bay of Naples to the east and west, and stare down into the depths of Mount Vesuvius. Please be aware that a good level of fitness is required to make the climb and it is recommended that you take water with you. There will be opportunities along the way to rest and recuperate before continuing on to the summit.

Approximate Price: $119.34

Discover a highlight of the Naples region: Mount Vesuvius along with a local winery on the slopes of the volcano. You'll visit a vineyard located on the slopes of Mount Vesuvius! Here you will taste some delicious local wines and learn about this family run winery as you experience the true Italian lifestyle. You'll also have lunch and admire the breathtaking views over the surrounding region. Pick-up and drop off is at an arranged meeting point in Naples, in a deluxe air-conditioned vehicle with an English-speaking driver.

Approximate Price: $96.32

After pick up from your hotel in Naples, you will be transferred in an air-conditioned bus to Pompeii’s ruins. You will then visit the city on a 2 hours tour with your knowledgeable guide. Pompeii is one of the most popular destinations in the world. Discover the Forum, Thermal Baths, Vetti's House, and the Lupanare and what everyday life looked like for the Roman city, which is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Eat a delicious pizza lunch at one of Pompeii's cafes before being driven near the summit of Mount Vesuvius, from which it is just a short walk to the lip of the crater. After climbing to the top, enjoy the beautiful views over the Bay of Naples and walk around the crater. You will be back in Naples at about 17:00, where you will be dropped off at your hotel. The tour includes a coach transfer and individual pick-up, entrance to Pompeii and Vesuvius and a pizza lunch with drinks.

Approximate Price: $106.55

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