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Half Day Trip to Herculaneum from Sorrento

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    What to Expect
    Due to the eruption of the Volcano Vesuvius in the year 79 A.D. Herculaneum was flooded by a torrent of mud and lava that hardened into a soft tufa (a kind of course rock). This preserved many of the wooden parts of homes and household objects which can be seen today. A large part of the town is still hidden and many treasures are to be discovered.

    Herculaneum was the pearl of Naples, less commercial than Pompeii, in fact the Villas are smaller than Pompeii and often decorated with brick columns and fine frescoes. The Forum, the Basilica and the Baths are in perfect conditions and the guide will be at your disposal to make you discover the finds of the great Roman Empire.

    Return to Sorrento for lunchtime.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Parcheggio Communale Achille Lauro, 80067 Sorrento, Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Duration
    4h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Driver/guide
    • Professional art historian guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
    • Entrance fees €11,00 per person to be paid locally
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Entrance fee €11,00 per person to be paid locally
    • Customers aged less than 18 will have free entrance with a valid ID
    • 1st Sunday of the month free entrance
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 8 July 2019 via mobile

    was disappointed by this trip don’t feel it was organised very well at all! We had two trips booked through trip advisor and if the same company was arranging the second trip we would have cancelled it but thankfully it was a different company The...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
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    Samantha A
    17 September 2018|
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    we’re staying in pompeii. can we meet you in herculaneum?
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