This private tour of Phlegraean Fields that is Cuma, Baia e Pozzuoli is a bit unusual but in any case recommended, especially for nature and archaeology lovers. You can explore in eight hours a unique and suggestive area thanks to the new archaeological discoveries.
The journey from Naples to Phlegraean Fields is surprising. Along the way we will stop at the Solfatara volcano where you can walk around the crater, among geysers of sulphurous steam and boiling mud bubbles.
The tour will then continue with a visit to the Flavian Amphitheatre, which is a wonderful example of a well preserved Roman amphitheatre, the third largest amphitheatre in Roman times.
After Pozzuoli, your driver will take you to the ancient Greek city of Cuma, the oldest of the Greek colonies, which later became a rich and prestigious centre. Ancient legends tell that it was founded in 740 BC by settlers from Chalkis and soon became an important centre for trade. From an artistic point of view, today it is possible to admire the archaeological park of Cuma, known above all for the famous Temple of Jupiter, the amphitheatre, the thermal building and other numerous bequests from the Roman period as well as the famous Sybil's cave. At the end of the stop in Cuma, on the way back, you can admire the fascinating coastal town of Baia, once called "Little Rome" and became famous as the summer destination of the Roman emperors, it was also an important Roman port and soon became the pearl of the Phlegraean Fields.
In short, you just have to take advantage of this private tour Phlegraean Fields for an in-depth knowledge of some of the oldest Greek-Roman colonies, which have populated the Campania coast for centuries.
Pickup from different cities
Roundtrip transportation from/to meeting point
Entrance fees: PHELGREAN FIELDS ticket € 8 per person
Optional activity costs
FOR VEHICLE 9-18 SEATS:
CHECKPOINT & PARKING FEE ARE NOT INCLUDED
PICKUP FROM NAPLES - OTHER CITIES ON REQUEST
ONLY ENGLISH & ITALIAN SPEAKING DRIVER AVAILABLE - OTHER LANGUAGES ON REQUEST
08:30-09:30 Pickup from different cities
09:30 Transfer to Cuma
09:30-10:30 Free visit of ruins
10:30 Transfer to Baia and photo stop
11:30 Transfer to Pozzuoli
12:00-13:00 Free visit of Pozzuoli and the Amphitheater
13:00-14:00 Free time for lunch
14:30-15:30 Free time to visit Solfatara (now closed)
16:00 Way back, end of the tour
CANCELLATION – the customer can cancel the tour (free of charge) up to 12 hours before the booked service, after this deadline no refund will be allowed. Within 12 hours before the tour departure the customer can also ask for an amendment of her/his booking (changes are related to: tour typology, number of participants, tour date, and so on).
LIABILITY – the tour operator is not liable for any loss of personal belongings. If the client has a train or a flight or a ship booked on the same day of the tour, it would be suggested to inform the tour operator to better manage the situation. The tour operator is not responsible if customers miss a train, a flight or a ship. Given the scheduled time-sheet customers should be aware about the real possibility to enjoy the tour they booked for.