Live a luxury experience to enjoy a Pompeii and Mt. Vesuvius tour by helicopter!
This is an overfly experience, to have a look above the most famous archeological sites in the world and above the volcano Vesuvius.
Choose to start your experience directly form the heliport or adding a private roundtrip transfer from Naples, thanks to our professional drivers with our offer of drinks and snacks on board! The overfly tour lasts 40 minutes with English commentary on board, for a great explenation of the places you are going to discover during your activity.
Pompeii was a Roman city, which has been totally buried by ash, mud and lava flows of Mt. Vesuvius eruption, during 79 AD. Thanks to the overfly, you will explore the vastenss of this area, totally brought to light from the excavations of the king Carlo of Borbone, in 1748. These works has been very important to discover old buildings as quarters or rich villas, where most of the frescos are still preserved. Now all the Pompeii ruins are one of the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The Pompeii and Mt. Vesuvius tour by helicopter is created to have also a view of the volcano which, due to its strenght, destroied other cities such as Herculaneum, Oplontis and Stabiae.
Nowadays, Mt. Vesuvius is a National Park, for its rich biodiversity. It is a natural artwork: from the helicopter you will se the real top of the volcano and its crater. You will admire the summit of Mount Somma (1133 mt) and to the right the cone of Vesuvius (1281 mt), both separated by a valley, called Valley of the Giant.
Pompeii and Mt. Vesuvius tour by helicopter, is a majestic and stunning experience at the same time.
English or Italian Commentary
Options available with or without pickup from Naples city
Pickup from other cities like Sorrento, Amalfi, Ravello on request