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Pompeii - Archaeological Area.

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Pompeii Archaeological Area Entrance Ticket
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Home of the world's most famous volcanic disaster when Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 A.D., Pompeii is now a significant archeological site that provides an amazing glimpse into the daily life of an average Roman town over two thousand years ago.
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Porta Marina Superiore (Via Villa dei Misteri) | Piazza Immacolata, Piazza Porta Marina inf., 80045 Pompeii, Italy
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Reviewed today via mobile

Plan to spend at least one full day here, two would be better. Take a water bottle, there are several places to refill the water bottle. Wear sturdy walking shoes, the roads are very uneven. Don’t even think about not seeing this, if you are...More

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Reviewed today via mobile

The archeological Park is incredible but very large and there is little signage to assist you to find your way around. The audio guides we purchased ($13 Euro for 2) were very disappointing, little information provided and they are not updated when certain sites are...More

Thank rhi12345851
Reviewed today

Sorrento Limo who was transferring us from the Naples train station to Positano, set up a private 2-hour tour for my husband and me before dropping us off in Positano. This was second time seeing the ruins and my husband's first visit. Our tour guide,...More

Thank Renee L
Reviewed today via mobile

It is truly amazing to walk through the city that was buried in 79AD by Mount Vesuvius. We were on a cruise and scheduled a private tour to see the sites and had a few things on the agenda for the day with the Pompeii...More

Thank Kathy F
Reviewed today via mobile

Was amazing to look round but it massive! A lot of the same as you walk round with very little shade. There is a cafe in the middle which was a good place to stop and grab something to eat.

Thank NatB23
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Travelled from Naples to Pompei by taxi. This place was very calm peaceful but very sad, the work done here and which is still on going is amazing. An experince never to be forgotten. Travelled onto Sorrento , the cost of the trip was €250...More

Thank Jimmy O
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really good area! The guide girl was really good prepared and solved every single one of our questions!!

Thank Elenita C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed in Sorrento and trained it to Pompeii, which took around 30 minutes (scary train trip, but as they say when in Rome lol). We bought the 2 hour guided tour, train tickets to and return from Sorrento, plus park entry (skip the line)...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed yesterday

What a tragic story that Pompeii tells of the volcanic eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 A.D. We had a great tour guide named Antonio who took us to an entirely different entry point from that which we had entered 3 years ago. To be...More

Thank Connie R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ticket box opens at 9am, so it is best to go first in the morning, so you don’t have to wait too long to get in. There is free apps you can download, which you can listen to audio guide on each section. Make sure...More

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Alison M
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Response from neil a | Reviewed this property |
As you already been told go down to entrance and pay for what you need. Very simple and fairly quick.
Warren C
August 18, 2018|
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Response from Dawn W | Reviewed this property |
I recommend getting tickets in advance from a company like Viator and also getting a guided tour as they will show you highlights. They are well worth the extra expense. Don’t try to navigate the site on your own with a map... More
August 9, 2018|
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Response from Vasilis_Vlachopoulos | Reviewed this property |
And know also that every Sunday, the entrance is free.