Private tour

Pompeii: Archaeological Site Late Afternoon Guided Tour

Activity provider: Alex Tour Pompei

Pompeii: Archaeological Site Late Afternoon Guided Tour

Activity provider: Alex Tour Pompei

From US$ 117.63 per person

Experience the history of Pompeii with your guide, Alex, who has channeled his love for his city into engaging tours of the site. See the preserved ruins in the beautiful afternoon sunlight.

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Duration 2.5 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Step into the lives of average Pompeii citizens going about their day in 79 A.D.
  • See the site at the best time of day, with fewer crowds and awash in sunset glow
  • Learn about how the inhabitant's last moments were preserved in volcanic ash
  • Tour the ancient city, nowadays visited by more people than ever lived there
  • Imagine the rich Roman culture that once flourished inside the city gates
Full description

Skip the lines to visit Pompeii at the best time of day, when the crowds and heat dissipate, with Alex, your local guide. Learn the city's ancient history from a native Pompeiian whose infectious love of his city helps you imagine what daily life was like for the ancient Romans.

Meet Alex at the Anfiteatro Gate before visiting the plaster casts of those who perished in the historical Mount Vesuvius volcanic eruption. Explore the daily life of these ancient locals and see how their traditions were perfectly preserved in volcanic ash. Discover former shops, fast food spots, and ancient bakeries.

Visit the gladiator amphitheater, which is 150 years older than the Coliseum. Marvel at the ancient frescoes and mosaics. Reach the Forum with its temples and main public buildings. Witness the sunset hitting the ruins as the ancient white columns are bathed in a warm orange hue.

Includes
  • Skip-the-line tickets
  • Local guide
  • Guided tour
    Covid-19 precautions
    Traveler requirements
    • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
    • Sunglasses
    • Sunscreen

    Not allowed

    • Flash photography

    Product ID: 414381