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Private Day Tour: Pompeii, Positano, Sorrento

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    Stop At: Pompeii - Archaeological Area., Porta Marina Superiore (Via Villa dei Misteri) Piazza Immacolata, Piazza Porta Marina inf., 80045 Pompeii Italy

    They will be visiting the ruins of the ancient Roman town of Pompeii

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Porta Marina, Via Marina, 6, 80045 Pompei NA, Italy

    This gate provides access to the west of the city and it is the most impressive among the seven gates of Pompeii.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Forum, Pompeii Italy

    The Civil Forum is the core of daily life of the city and is the focal point of all the main public buildings for city administration and justice, business management, and trade activities such as markets, as well as the main places of citizen worship.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Basilica, Archaeological Area of Pompei, Pompeii Italy

    This space was used to carry out business and for the administration of justice. It is accessed from the Forum through five entrances separated by tuff pillars

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Thermopolium, Via delle Terme, 80045 Pompei NA, Italy

    This was a small cook-shops where hot food was sold

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Casa del Fauno, Pompeii Italy

    It is one of the larger houses of Pompeii, covering an entire block of about 3000 sqm and, according to its original layout, it dates back to the 2nd century BC.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: House of the Vettii, Vicolo dei Vetti, Pompeii Italy

    The house, one of the richest and most famous in Pompeii, is under the protection of Priapus, the god of prosperity, painted to the right of the door, symbolizing the economic success of the owners, the brothers Aulus Vettius Restitutus and Aulus Vettius Conviva liberti, who became rich through trade.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Stabian Baths (Terme Stabiane), Pompeii Italy

    The pool is found to the left, whereas a colonnade is found to the right, which leads to the men's quarters, which are split into the apodyterium (dressing room), with the frigidarium (for cold baths), which leads to the tepidarium (for medium temperature baths) and then to the calidarium (for hot baths).

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Approximately Two Blocks East of The Forum at The Intersection of Vico del Lupanare and Vico del Balcone Pensile, 80045 Pompeii Italy

    The Brothel

    The prostitutes in the brothel were mostly Greek and Oriental slaves who were paid between two and eight Asses (a glass of wine cost one Ass) for their services.

    The building has two floors. The homes of the owner and the slaves are at the top and there are five rooms at the bottom, all fitted with a built-in bed, on both sides of the corridor that connects the two entrances of the ground floor. The rooms were closed by a curtain. A latrine is seen at the end of the corridor, under the staircase.

    Small paintings with erotic depictions on the walls of the central corridor informed customers of the activities that took place within the Lupanare.

    The brothel is named from lupa, a Latin word meaning 'prostitute'.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Teatro Grande, Pompeii Italy

    The Grand Theatre was built by exploiting the natural slope of the hill for the construction of the auditorium. The staircase was separated into three areas with corridors, which were in turn divided into five sectors, and was based on a passage with a barrel vault.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Anfiteatro Romano, Scavi di Pompei, Pompeii Italy

    This amphitheatre is the oldest among those known from the Roman times. Built in 70 BC, just before the colony was founded, on the initiative of magistrates Caius Quinctius Valgus and Marcus Porcius who also had the Odeon built

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Amalfi Coast, 84011 Italy

    Visiting the quaint village-town of Positano

    Duration: 1 hour 20 minutes

    Stop At: Church of Santa Maria Assunta, Via Marina Grande, 84017 Positano SA, Italy

    The church of Santa Maria Assunta features a dome made of majolica tiles as well as a thirteenth-century Byzantine icon of a black Madonna.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Spiaggia Grande, Positano Italy

    Positano main beach

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Piazza Tasso, 80067, Sorrento Italy

    Visiting the vibrant town of Sorrento.

    Duration: 1 hour 40 minutes

    Stop At: Via San Cesareo, 80067, Sorrento Italy

    Shopping road

    Duration: 20 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick customers up from Hotels and other accommodations located in Campania Region, Naples province, Salerno province, Sorrento, Amalfi coast, if roads where they are situated allow - We pick customers up from Naples central train station, Salerno main train station, Sorrento main train station.

    Ports
    Napoli, Sorrento, Positano, Amalfi, Salerno
    Departure Time
    8:30 AM
    Duration
    8h
    Inclusions
    • Private tour
    • All Campania's Region Hotels - Ports - Train station - Airport pickup and drop-off
    • Bottled water
    • Driver
    • Professional guide at the ruins (if option selected)
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
    • Access fees to Ruins and Monuments (Pompeii € 15 - Visitors younger than 18 free)
    • Professional guide at the ruins (if option including the guide is not selected)
    • Entry/Admission - Pompeii - Archaeological Area.
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • If customers are cruise ship passengers they must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
    • Dress code is smart casual
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • 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 is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We had an incredible day with Antonino "Tony" Ercolano! Our family of five (2 adults & 3 teens) wanted to make the most of our cruise day excursion into Naples, and this trip exceeded our expectations. We were warmly greeted by Tony, then were off to Pompeii where we started
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    Like all travelers, we wanted the best experience for our money. I was pleasantly surprised to see our host Antonino stranding with our name on a sign. Off we went touring Pompeii, the Amalfi Coast, and Sorrento. We were not disappointed with our decision to go with this tour
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    Our entire family of five ( including parents who are aged) were part of this trip and really commend Tony's warm , friendly and empathetic approach to include each of our little requests and ensuring that we all were comfortable throughout the trip. He has a lot of knowledge of
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    We had wanted to see the famous Amalfi Coast during our trip to Italy. I had read that many of the shops would not be open until after Easter. I reached out to Antonio for some advise. He was very quick to reply and assure me that the trip would still be worth it and he would
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    What an amazing day. Tony greeted us at the train station at the train platform with a sign and a wide smile. His professionalism and local knowledge was second to none. He was open to suggestions and offered some which made the day enjoyable and educational at while getting us
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