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Allow time as this area is large

There is so much to see in this area, 79 AD when Vesuvius erupted and buried an entire city of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
wannabefoodcritic
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Easton, Pennsylvania
You need a full day for this

Took excursion from cruise ship, very long line up to get in, only had 1 hr. 45 min. to literally... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 5 days ago

There is so much to see in this area, 79 AD when Vesuvius erupted and buried an entire city of industrious citizens, senators, and slaves. So much history... a definite must see.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Took excursion from cruise ship, very long line up to get in, only had 1 hr. 45 min. to literally run around, only saw maybe a 1/3. Would go back and spend a whole day and would pay to skip the line.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This vast area of ruined buildings and temples can be overwhelming. It is best to hire a guide. We hired a guide for 120 Euros and she took us on a 2 hour walk around the major sites. It was well worth the money. It...More

Thank Lois G
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

This is a very nicely preserved place. It is better to hire the guide to understand history of this place.

Thank Sudhir T
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

My hubby and I went to visit today very well organised travel guide was brilliant. A must see if you’re in Sorrento

Thank Dana H
Reviewed 9 May 2018

We all know the tragic history of Pompeii but you'll never fully understand unless you go there. When you go there, you'll see the human bodies turned into ashes and you'll be shocked by thinking how big and dangerous the mother nature can be.

Thank Ezgi T
Reviewed 4 January 2018

They have 3 of the original plaster body casts on display we remember seeing in books but most of the artifacts have been moved to the archaeology museum in Naples. Pompei (moderna) Pompei (moderna) is a world heritage site with a bone chilling history that...More

1  Thank Titus D
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Pompei is one of the most amazing place i have ever seen. You need to go there in spring time because i visited middle of the summer and i couldnt walk around all day it was so hot. There were many place to walk and...More

Thank umranuyarist
Reviewed 22 December 2017

orientate yourself to what the structures were and be amazed they are still standing after such a long time

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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

We took a guided tour through a small portion of Pompeii. While it was great to have someone explain everything, the group was large, our itinerary was pre-set, and time was limited. This city itself is so much larger than I ever imagined, and it...More

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NBCTeacher
4 July 2016|
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Response from ellenkay | Reviewed this property |
Another thought; if you skip going into Pompeii itself, you could go to Naples by train, taxi or with a private tour guide and see the the Archeological museum there, where all the best items found in Pompeii and... More
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21 March 2016|
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Response from Betula103 | Reviewed this property |
I think that you would be much better going by train since a taxi would be very expensive
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