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Pompeii Small Group tour w/an Archaeologist/Skip the line

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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

    Meet the guide at the main entrance of the archaeological site called "Porta Marina Superiore". The guide will be holding a sign with our company's name "Askos Tours" on the top.

    Duration: 10 minutes

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

    Basilica was an open portico that gave shelter to merchants and other activities

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Forum, Pompeii Italy

    Have a look of the ancient main square of Pompeii

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Pass By: Via Abbondanza, Ancient Pompeii, Pompeii Italy

    Walk through the main street of Pompeii

    Stop At: Granai del Foro, Porta Marina Superiore Via Villa dei Misteri 3 Building 7, 80045 Pompeii Italy

    In the granary you will see marble tables and baths for fountains that adorned the entrances of houses and some casts of victims of the eruption as well as that of a dog and a tree.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: House of Menander (Casa del Menandro), Pompeii Italy

    The house of Menander is one of the richest and most magnificent houses in ancient Pompeii in terms of architecture, decoration and contents

    Duration: 15 minutes

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

    These occupy a vast area between the Brothel lane, the Holconius crossroads and the Via Stabiana. They represent the oldest thermal complex in the city

    Duration: 15 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

    Visit the most famous brothel in the ruined Roman city of Pompeii

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Casa del Fauno, Pompeii Italy

    The house of Faun was one of the largest and most impressive private residences in Pompeii

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Pass By: Odeon - Teatro Piccolo, Pompei Scavi, Pompeii Italy

    Have a look of the so called Teatro Piccolo of Pompeii

    Stop At: Teatro Grande, Pompeii Italy

    Visit the most important Theater in Pompeii

    Duration: 10 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Pompeii Archaeological Park, Via Villa dei Misteri, 2, 80045 Pompei NA, Italy
    Duration
    2h
    Return Details
    Pompei scavi, 80045 Pompei, Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy
    Inclusions
    • Guidance and assistance for the entire duration of the tour by an Archaeologist Guide
    • Skip the line admission fees
    • Entry/Admission - Pompeii - Archaeological Area.
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Tour will be available all year around with rain or shine
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Wear comfortable shoes, sunglasses and sunscreen in the summer.
    • Bring a small bottle of water
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    As Pompei is so massive, we decided to take a guided tour and it was well worth it. Our guide was an archeologist and provided information we wouldn’t have been able to easily find otherwise. She made sense of the mazes of ruins. Awesome job...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Ferntrekker
    askostoursmanagement, Manager at Askos Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you ! Hope to see you soon !

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Excellent organisation. The meet point was exactly as explained in our booking email. No hassle and we were met by a charming lady holding the the Askos sign exactly where they said that would be at the time they said. Our guide was a guy...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Stroudy108
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Our tour guide Paola was fabulous! Very knowledgeable and informative! Would highly recommend doing Pompeii with a tour guide as it can be very confusing. Went 3 years ago without one and learned so much more this time around!

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Tourist766060
    askostoursmanagement, Manager at Askos Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you very much ! Hope to see you soon !

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The tour by Antonio was very interesting, the only thing I regret is not having done the tour in the morning so that I could have had longer to explore Pompeii. Thank you for bringing the past back to life!

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank FellowTraveler298298
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Danielle our guide was superb, an archaeoligist informative helpful and conducive to questions. Anyone trying to visit Pompeii without a guide is severely restricted there's so much to see. The guide aims for the best areas to give a feel and overview getting ahead of...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
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    19 August 2019|
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    Response from Ginnysanborn1785 | Reviewed this property |
    We met our guide right in front of the Pompeii ruins. They hold up signs and wear uniforms for the specific tour companies so they were really easy to spot. When we booked we could pick from a bunch of different languages so... More
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    7 August 2019|
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    Response from Martini1014 | Reviewed this property |
    Try to contact the tour office directly. They speak English well and will be able to assist.
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    31 July 2019|
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    Response from FarAway33258842729 |
    Is appropriate for the kids, you can do the tour on your own but you will probably miss a lot about the history. I don’t know about Mt. Vesuvius we did not go there. There is a lot to see in Pompeii and is easy walking, we... More
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