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Askos Tours

Pompeii, Italy
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About Askos Tours
'Specialising in archaeology and art tours, Askos Tours aims to bring Italy’s cultural riches to life in an insightful and entertaining way. As well as trips around Naples — the bustling, atmospheric Campanian capital — Askos Tours can also arrange a variety of travel experiences for visitors looking to make unforgettable Italian memories, with particular expertise in Pompeii, Herculaneum, Amalfi, Sorrento, Capri, Positano, Rome and the Vatican. Askos Tours strives to offer the very best in private and small group tours in order to help travellers gain a deeper understanding of the world of archaeology, art and local traditions.'
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Pompeii Small Group tour with an Archaeologist

Enjoy guaranteed access to Pompeii, one of Italy’s most popular attractions, and make the most of time-saving skip-the-line benefits, ideal for those on a time budget. Explore in the company of an archaeologist guide—something few other travelers get to enjoy—and learn more about the site than you would independently.
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2 hours
from $62.00

Skip the Line: Pompeii Ruins Ticket

One of the most fascinating archaeological ruins in the world, Pompeii is a highlight of southern Italy. Save hours by booking your entrance ticket in advance to avoid the long lines and have more time to spend exploring the remains of temples, baths, villas, and shops frozen in time since AD 79. No need to print a ticket—simply show your smartphone voucher at the dedicated ticket window.
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8 hours
from $28.10

Pompeii and Herculaneum Small Group tour with an Archaeologist

Pompeii and Herculaneum are among the world’s most important Roman archaeological sites, but the ruins can be hard to interpret to the untrained eye. With this tour, take a deep dive into ancient history by visiting both sites with an archaeologist guide. Learn about the history and architecture of these two cities buried by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in AD 79, taking in the highlights in just a few hours.
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5 hours 30 minutes
from $122.75

Pompeii 3 hours walking tour led by an Archaeologist

Explore the ancient city of Pompeii on a 3-hour private walking tour. Follow your guide around the city ruins covered in volcanic ash since 79 A.D. and learn about how the Romans lived before the eruption. Walk through the ancient city and see structures such as the thermal baths, the Forum, the Basilica, a theater, fountains, and much more. This private tour can be customized to your needs and preferences.
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3 hours
from $216.83

Herculaneum Small Group tour with an Archaeologist

The ancient Roman city of Herculaneum is a UNESCO World Heritage site and lies just north of Pompeii. On this tour, explore the ruins with an archaeologist guide and benefit from a smaller group size, meaning more chance to ask your guide questions. Visit the Samnite house and the Temple of the Augustales, see the remains of the thermal baths and gymnasium, and learn how the city was destroyed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD.
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2 hours
from $58.64
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DDH68 wrote a review Aug 2013
London, United Kingdom2 contributions
We had a 2 hour private tour of Pompeii with Emiliano in blazing August sun. His English was excellent and together with his exceptional knowledge he brought the history of Pompeii to life for us and our three children (ages 15, 13 and 9 years). He was very patient answering all
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Date of experience: August 2013
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t1nkud wrote a review Aug 2013
London, United Kingdom3440 contributions170 helpful votes
We had a largish group and Emiliano was our guide in Pompeii. He was very good. Some of our group members were tired in the August sun and drifting away from Emiliano's earshot. But he was very good and I benefited a lot from the chats we exchanged. I recommend him
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Date of experience: August 2013
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Carol R wrote a review Aug 2013
Ellicott City, Maryland40 contributions19 helpful votes
Wow, just WOW - I cannot say enough about the wonderful, knowledgeable, fabulous Emiliano. He spent the day with our family, taking us to Pompeii, finding us a fantastic restaurant for lunch and then taking us to the fabulous museum in Naples. I could have spent days listening
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Date of experience: August 2013
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Aviva R wrote a review Aug 2013
Toronto, Canada4 contributions
Emiliano's private tour of Pompeii was a delight. He was engaging, exceptionally knowledgeable and able to bring an ancient civilization to life for us, both through his explanations of the sites and his ability to answer pretty much every question we asked. I would highly
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Date of experience: July 2013
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Tha_dmp wrote a review Jul 2013
Fort Polk, Louisiana8 contributions9 helpful votes
We found out about Emiliano here on trip advisor after searching a few other companies and websites and I was sold on all of the current great reviews he has gotten from his other clients. We had never taken a private tour before because they are on the more expensive side of
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Date of experience: July 2013
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Response from Emiliano T, Proprietario at Askos Tours
Responded Aug 1, 2013
Hi Thais, thank you very much for the review. I hope to see you soon with your beautiful family. Emiliano
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