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Discovering Herculaneum

Discovering Herculaneum

Duration:2 hours total
Languages:Offered in English and Italian

About your host

Travels and art have always been my greatest passion. I graduated in Archeology. I have collaborated with the most important English museums, managing tourist guide services. I have accompanied more than 40,000 people around the world. Moreover, I am an authorized tourist guide specialized. It will be a pleasure for me to accompany you to discover Ercolano, a unique and magical place that will…
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What we’ll do

The tour is about two hours. Through a lava tunnel we will make a jump in time to 79 AD. and we will reach the ancient beach of Herculaneum, and we will see the arches (cavities for the storage of boats) where about 300 skeletons were found. We will continue going up the terrace of M. Nonio Balbo, at the time the most panoramic point of the city. From here we will begin to admire the beautiful and…

What else you should know

Entrance ticket not included: equal to 11 euros per adult (13 euros from 1/04/2019), 2 euros from 18 to 25 years.

What to bring

Comfortable clothes and shoes
Water
Sun hat / umbrella for the sunniest days
Raincoat for rainy days

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Where you'll be

Herculaneum was a rich seaside town, a place of leisure and recreation. Surprised by the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 d. C., it was buried by a mix of mud and lava. Just the nature of the material that had invested it, freezing everything and everyone at that moment, and has allowed the conservation in excellent condition of the site. Unfortunately, the city has not been entirely excavated since it lies under the modern Ercolano. Come and visit it, it will conquer you!1

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 5 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

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Entrance ticket not included: equal to 11 euros per adult (13 euros from 1/04/2019), 2 euros from 18 to 25 years.
Eliana
history walk
Discovering Herculaneum
21 reviews
From ﺩ.ﺇ118/person
21 reviews
From ﺩ.ﺇ118/person