Herculaneum Group Tour from Naples

Herculaneum Group Tour from Naples
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$52.94
Duration: 3 hours
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Description

With pickup from Naples and transfer included, do not miss the opportunity to visit Herculaneum,which was the favourite touristic destination of wealthy Romans and then the first archeological site discovered in the Vesuvian area in the XVIII century.Just as if you had a time machine you will walk amiidst the historical buildings of the ancient roman town that was buried by the ashes of the apocalyptic eruption of the Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD. Herculaneum is smaller than Pompeii and can be visited in 1 hour and half.Visit the Thermal spas of the Forum, the house with the Mosaic Atrium and so forth.

This tour depart 3 times a week from Naples City center, the pickup is organized along different meeting points. After a long sleep,Vesuvius woke up on the 24th of August od 79 AD.This eruptions was apocalyptic, since it destroyed the ancient Roman cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum. Herculaneum was discovered in XVIII century and became one of the most famous archeological sites in the world.Nowadays, Herculaneum boasts several landamarks such as the house with the mosaic Atrium, the house of the Deer, the Thermal spas of the Forum, the house of the mosaic of Neptune and Amphitrite, which definetely deserve to be visited. Herculaneum is smaller than Pompeii and can visited in a hour and half. This tour includes transfer from Naples and English commentary. Unlike Pompeii, covered by a layer of ashes and lapillus, Herculaneum was submerged by a 25 meters thick layer of mud and lava. The landscape is breathtaking and evocative. It is still worth visiting it!

With pickup from Naples and transfer included, do not miss the opportunity to visit Herculaneum,which was the favourite touristic destination of wealthy Romans and then the first archeological site discovered in the Vesuvian area in the XVIII century.Just as if you had a time machine you will walk amiidst the historical buildings of the ancient roman town that was buried by the ashes of the apocalyptic eruption of the Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD. Herculaneum is smaller than Pompeii and can be visited in 1 hour and half.Visit the Thermal spas of the Forum, the house with the Mosaic Atrium and so forth.