Porta Marina Superiore, Via Villa dei Misteri, Pompeii, Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy


Explore the most beautiful archaeological site in the world with an Archaeologist

The Tour starts every day at 10,30 am from the main entrance of "Porta Marina superiore" for a small-group of maximum 20 people.

Experience a two-hours guided tour of the Pompeii archaeological site with a professional Archaeologist-guide and skip the line admission fees included.

Walk through the ruins of Pompeii with your small-group of maximum 20 people, as you are told tales of this once-thriving town.

The departures of the tour are:

  • 10.30 AM, available for the whole year
  • 2.30 PM, available from April 1 to November 5

Meet your guide outside the main entrance of “Porta Marina Superiore” and discover the most beautiful parts of the ancient city buried by Vesuvius in 79 AD.

Discover one of the most majestic archaeological sites in the world preserved as it was 2 thousand years ago.


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Tour’s Details

Tour type: Walking tour
Duration: 2 hours
Location: Pompeii & Herculaneum
Meet Location: Porta Marina Superiore, Via Villa dei Misteri 2 (just few steps away the Circumvesuviana train station Pompei-Villa dei Misteri) - Stations nearby: Local train "Circumvesuviana" direction Sorrento stop: Pompei-Villa dei Misteri
End Location: The guided tour ends at the "Forum" inside the ruins. The guide will give you information about the exit or how to spend more time in the archaeological site.
Transportation method: Can be arranged on request
Activity Level:
Maximum number of People: 20
Kid friendly: yes
Departure date:
Children (3-12):
Infant (0-2):
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Tour’s Program

- 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.

- You'll visit the Western part of the town, where the most important public buildings, homes and shops are located. Highlights: the Marina Gate, the Basilica, the Forum, the baths, the Lupanar (brothel), the bakery, the house of Faun, the Termopolium, the main street, the Plaster Casts of the dead's, and Theaters..

-At the end of the tour, you can bid your guide farewell and spend the day as you wish.
- Skip the line admission fees in Pompeii ruins
- Guidance and assistance for the entire duration of the tour by an Archaeologist
- Meals and drinks
- Dress code is smart casual. Wear comfortable shoes, sunglasses and sunscreen in the summer.
- Bring a small bottle of water
- The tour is 100% refundable up to 1 hour before the visit
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- The archaeological site of Pompeii is closed on the 1st January, the 1st May and 25th December
- It is forbidden to introduce inside the excavations of Pompeii, handbags, backpacks, luggage, cases, larger than 30x30x15 cm
- The 2:30 PM departure is only available from April 1st to November 5th

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