Mount Vesuvius with wine tasting Day Trip
- Meeting point: Naples city centre
- 4 hours
Mount Vesuvius is one of the most attractive volcanos in the world. It is internationally renowned for the 79 A.D. eruption, which destroyed the Roman cities of Pompeii, Herculaneum, Oplontis and Stabiae, causing fears and the death of millions of inhabitants.
From a distance, the Vesuvius seems to be harmless but when the brave tourist approaches near its crater, he/she feels the power of the “big Giant”.
Departing from Pompeii, you will reach an altitude of 1000 meters, and from the parking area you will reach the crater following a trekking path that usually takes 30 minutes. Once there, enjoy the breathtaking view of the Bay of Naples. The dropoff will be at the Naples Central Station. At a distance the Vesuvius seems to be harmless but when the brave tourist approaches near it blazing crater, this experience reveals all the power of this big volcano.
The tour departs from Naples at the end of morning and this will allow you make a relaxing experience at the discovery of Mt.Vesuvius. After your pickup and a 2nd pickup in Pompeii, you will reach the National Park of the Mt. Vesuvius.
Once there enjoy the breathtaking view of the bay of Naples and ask the guides of the National Park to be introduced to the history and the myth of this volcano. Your tour of Mt.Vesuvius will include Wine tasting as well to let you find out all the traditional kind of wines and some typical dishes of the area!
You will sample delicious food with the original pearls of the lush area around Mt. Vesuvius!
12:20 Stop in Pompeii for 2nd pickup
12:30 Drive up the slopes of the Mt Vesuvius and stop in a local restaurant with view of the bay of Naples
12:50-13:30 Wine tasting and lunch and drive up the slopes of the Mt. Vesuvius
13:30 Drive up to 1000 meters and reach the parking for buses
13:50-15:50 Free time to hike up the serpentine that reach the crater, time for the tour with a guide of the Mt. Vesuvius National Park
16:00 Meet the bus at the parking
16:00-16:45 Drive back to Naples
Lunch with wine tasting
Skip the line service
Optional activity costs
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