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Overview
Herculaneum is the other large Roman town which was totally destroyed by the eruption of vesuvius of 79 A.D.

The town lays only 4,5 miles northwest of vesuvius, situated like Pompeii on the slopes of the volcano, too badly damaged by the earliest in 62 AD, before being totally submerged below a hugo mass of mud mingled with ashes - Stone 17 years later.

Meeting point with your tour attendant at Sorrento train station by newsagent shop at 9:30 am.

A 50 minutes journey will take you to Herculaneum.

Together with an official archaeological guide, you have to walk around the ancient building that has been so preserved that you feel like Romans 2000 years ago. The visit takes about half 1 hours

Finishing time approx. 01:00 pm
What to Expect
Itinerary
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Stop At: Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, Corso Resina, 80056 Ercolano Italy

Born in the Archaic age and initially affected by an indigenous settlement, the city was subsequently exposed to the Samnite, Greek, Etruscan influences, up to the preponderant Roman presence, whose civilization is today witnessed by the exceptional state of preservation. Located on a volcanic plateau, overlooking the sea, Herculaneum, like the other Vesuvian cities, was covered by the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD whose products, by settling, buried it to reach a thickness of twenty-three meters. The city was brought to light during excavations conducted by the Bourbons.

Duration: 2 hours

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Important Information
Departure Point
CIrcumvesuviana, Piazza Giovanni Battista de Curtis, 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy
Departure Time
9:20 AM
Duration
5h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Return train ticket
  • Assistance at the station
  • Guide
  • 2 hours visit to the archaeological site
  • Revenue from the archaeological site
  • Entry/Admission - Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines
Exclusions
  • Lunch
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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