Day trip

From Rome: Pompeii and Amalfi Coast Group Day Trip

Activity provider: Walks of Italy

From Rome: Pompeii and Amalfi Coast Group Day Trip

Activity provider: Walks of Italy
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From US$ 177.79 per person

Explore Pompeii and the Amalfi Coast in just one day on this group tour from Rome. Travel by air-conditioned bus and make a stop in Positano for free time to explore the town.

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Duration 13 hours
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English

Experience

Highlights
  • Experience Pompeii on a walk with an archeologist guide
  • Enjoy a panoramic drive along the Amalfi Coast and to the town of Positano
  • Explore Positano and get some tips about the best spots to visit
Full description
Board the comfortable air-conditioned bus in Rome and relax as your expert driver whisks you south to Pompeii. Once there, you’ll be met by an expert local tour guide, hand-picked for their knowledge, enthusiasm, and story-telling skills. Discover some spots that many other visitors don’t see, such as private family homes, ancient fast food restaurants, and even a brothel. During your tour, you’ll also see the most important sights of Pompeii and learn what daily life was like in this ancient port town. Come to understand how terrifying and confusing it was when Mount Vesuvius erupted and froze the city and its residents in time in 79 A.D. Visit the Roman Forum and the Temple of Venus, and see the tragic death casts. After your Pompeii tour you’ll head off on a scenic drive along the Amalfi Coast. As you navigate the twists and turns of one of Italy’s most beautiful drives, you’ll hear about local history and culture. Stop in Positano, a pastel-colored resort town perched on the cliffs that has inspired legendary writers such as Shelley, Goethe, and Steinbeck. After an introduction from your guide, with some tips on where to eat lunch and shop, you’ll have free time to do as you please.
Includes
  • Round-trip transport by comfortable air-conditioned minibus
  • Express entrance tickets to Pompeii
  • 2-hour tour of the Pompeii archaeological site with an expert tour guide
  • Hotel pickup/drop-off
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • Masks are required while indoors
  • All participants who are over 12 years old must present proof of full vaccination

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Meeting point

Meet in front of Caffè Vergnano 1882 at Piazzale Flaminio, 5, 6, 00196 Roma RM, Italy.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Snacks
  • Credit card
  • Cash

Not allowed

  • Baby strollers

Know before you go

  • Walks comply with all local government regulations
  • Please check the Covid-19 guidelines of the Italian government for the most up to date information
  • The order of sites visited is subject to change. In good weather, it is possible to swim on Positano beach. In the winter months, the visit to Positano may be replaced with a visit to Amalfi Town or Sorrento, because more shops and restaurants are open there during this time
  • The duration of the Pompeii tour may change to suit the visitor flow on that particular day
  • The journey time from Rome to Pompeii is approximately 3.5 hours each way
  • Please make sure to meet at the designated meeting point on time
  • You may want to bring snacks or money to purchase your own lunch while on this tour
  • Gratuities have not been included in the cost of this tour
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 280 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.8/5
  • Transportation
    4.7/5
  • Value for money
    4.5/5
  • Safety
    4.8/5

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This trip was so fun and well worth it. It is the easiest way to get in Pompei and the coast while visiting Rome. I would recommend making a reservation from the bus if you’re wanting to eat at a sit down restaurant in Positano and you have a rough estimate if when you will arrive. Eat first and then take the rest of the time to shop or go to the beach. The time goes by fast, but you still get a feel for it and the drive there is beautiful and a little scary. The driver was excellent though and knows how to navigate the roads expertly. Pompei was also surreal to see and our tour guide there was very knowledgeable. Ilaria was pleasant and helpful throughout the trip. It’s a long day and tiring day but you get plenty of time to rest on the van. If you are interested in these destinations, spend the money and do the tour! No regret and definitely my favorite day from my weekend visiting Rome.

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May 30, 2022

Chiara, our main guide was sweet, had so much knowledge and took good care of all of us. Bruno was an awesome driver, especially with the narrow roads in Positano. Ilaria, our guide at Pompeii was incredible. She had so much to share from her experience as an archeologist there and as a professor. Amazing experience and such a nice time in Positano. Exceeded expectations and so memorable.

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May 11, 2022

Had a lovely day on the tour. We felt that the guide at Pompeii was great. Gave you good information and took us to see all the important parts without it being too long. Amalfi coast was beautiful and I enjoyed the free time there! The day was made so easy and I would recommend it to anyone staying in Rome.

April 24, 2022

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