Day trip

From Sorrento: Skip-the-Line Pompeii & Mount Vesuvius Tour

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Activity provider: BLU WELCOME TRAVEL
Day trip

From Sorrento: Skip-the-Line Pompeii & Mount Vesuvius Tour

Activity provider: BLU WELCOME TRAVEL

From US$ 182.44 per person

Embark on a guided tour of the Vesuvius area and visit the archaeological site of Pompeii and the imposing Mt. Vesuvius. Enhance your experience with wine tasting and a light lunch at a vineyard.

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Duration 8 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
English, Italian, German
Pickup included
You will be picked up from your accommodation when the tour starts


  • Experience the rich history of the Vesuvius area on a guided tour
  • Skip the long lines to the ancient city of Pompeii and explore the ruins
  • Take in the views of the Gulf of Naples from the rim of Mt. Vesuvius
  • Stop at a local vineyard for some wine tasting and a delicious lunch
  • Learn the tragic history of Pompeii and the Vesuvius from your guide
Full description

Discover Vesuvius with fast-track tickets to the Pompeii archaeological site and take in the views of Mt. Vesuvius with a guide. Head to a vineyard to taste regional wines and enjoy a light lunch.

Be picked up from your accommodation in Sorrento and make your way to the ruins of Pompeii. Explore the city buried by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 AD and learn the history behind each turn.

Continue to a local vineyard and savor the flavors of regional wine. Regain your strength with a light lunch before boarding a bus to Mt. Vesuvius in the early afternoon.

Ascend to 1,000 meters on Mt. Vesuvius. Once on the rim, meet an alpine guide and learn about the history and geology of the crater. Take in the breathtaking views over the Gulf of Naples before being returned to your accommodation.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off by bus
  • Skip-the-line ticket to Pompeii
  • Tour guide
  • Earphones (for groups of over 10 people)
  • Lunch
  • Wine tasting
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Cash

Know before you go

  • Please bring with you: Green Pass, EU digital COVID certificate, COVID-19 vaccination certificate
  • The tour in German is available on Tuesdays only
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 16 reviews

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Amazing experience, bus tour guide was very friendly and picked us up on time. Had an on route brief sightseeing tour to Pompeii, tour guide in Pompeii was incredible so knowledgeable and made sure all the group were together at all times. And lastly mount Vesuvius wow what an adventure! Make sure you wear a comfy pair of shoes the last 280 to the summit is not for the weak. The Bus driver was honestly the best driver I have ever seen and the food can’t forget the food at the foot of Vesuvius so amazing. The overall trip in my opinion is hugely underpriced for what you get and would encourage anyone thinking about it to do it and I can promise you, you will not forget it

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March 23, 2023

We did the full day tour both Pompei and Mt Vesuvius. The pick up travel was ideal, well paced and excellent lunch and wine tasting with a nice kettle comfort and treat stop on the homeward journey. The sad thing was at Pompeii while the local guide was very knowledgeable and lovely we only heard about 20 percent of what she was saying due to ge very quiet voice, and the type of head set she had and the listening device range of the equipment. Improving this would have allowed me to put an excellent rating

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March 23, 2023

The two attractions (Pompeii and Vesuvius) were both really well organized with knowledgeable guides. We also got to skip the very long lines. The lunch was awful. They sold the story of a family owned vineyard where the food is home made. We were squashed into a glass room with no aircon or ventilation with about 80 other travelers and made to wait over an hour for average tomato sauce pasta. We tasted 3 wines but no one explained anything about them. Skip this if you can.

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March 23, 2023

Product ID: 413668