Pompeii & Mt. Vesuvius Day Trip: From Rome

Day Trip from Rome to Pompeii

Have you ever walked through the ruins of an ancient city then climbed up the volcano that destroyed it in the first place? Probably not. That's why we offer the experience of a lifetime with our Day Trip from Rome to Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius.


We will be walking a lot around archaeological sites and ruins, and when hiking Mt. Vesuvius, we will be climbing all the way up to the crater.

12 h
custom size
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1 Front Door Service
2 Pompeii
3 A City Frozen in Time
4 Amazing Preservation
5 Incredible Remains
6 Pompeii to Mount Vesuvius
7 Mount Vesuvius Hike
8 The Crater
9 Back to Rome!


Day Trips

How many times in your life will you be able to say that you walked through an almost perfectly preserved ancient city and then climbed the volcano that destroyed it in the first place? We are guessing not too many, that’s why we offer this awesome experience of a lifetime with our Day Trip From Rome to Pompeii & Mount Vesuvius. This 12-hour private day trip includes:

  • - Round-trip luxury transportation
  • - A friendly tour leader to accompany your group
  • - An expert English-speaking archaeologist to lead your group in Pompeii
  • - A customizable group size

The Ruins of Pompeii

Pompeii is a rare and beautiful archaeological site just south of Naples. It was covered or ‘flash frozen’ by 13 - 20 feet (4-6 meters) of ash and pumice by the catastrophic eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 AD.

Our expert English-speaking tour guide will tell you many interesting facts about Pompeii, as well as make its story come alive with lesser-known knowledge. After weaving you through this ancient Roman city, they will then take you up to the crater of the magnificent Mount Vesuvius.

Mount Vesuvius

Mount Vesuvius is the only active volcano in mainland Europe, and the most studied in the world. It is also one of the most dangerous volcanos as it has a population of people living close by in the surrounding areas!

This angry volcano supposedly ejected ash more than 20 miles into the air, during the fateful eruption of 79AD. Now that is impressive! Visiting Mount Vesuvius is an experience of a lifetime. Come check it out if you dare!

Our driver will pick you up from your hotel in Rome, and at the end of this day trip, bring you back. There will be plenty of time for a lunch break in between the visiting the Pompeii site & Mt. Vesuvius.

This is by far one of the most exciting things to do outside of Rome, a day full of adventure!