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Pompeii - Archaeological Area.

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Home of the world's most famous volcanic disaster when Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 A.D., Pompeii is now a significant archeological site that provides an amazing glimpse into the daily life of an average Roman town over two thousand years ago.
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Porta Marina Superiore (Via Villa dei Misteri) | Piazza Immacolata, Piazza Porta Marina inf., 80045 Pompeii, Italy
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Reviewed today via mobile

Our visit with the audio guide was very good. We moved at our own pace for three hours and chose our sections in the site. Overall a must see. Too few guides and most were disinterested. Some information boards outside/inside ruined buildings would help. Visitors...More

Thank swimking2015
Reviewed today via mobile

Wow. Not sure what I was expecting - perhaps a few ruins and excavations - but this was magnificent. Basically, a preserved ancient Roman metropolis, where you can see how it functioned and how people lived. Really, right up there with the Great Wall in...More

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The most important heritage I have even seen in my life. Can’t believe what you see when walking around. Must not miss.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

While on a trip to Naples we took the train journey to Pompeii and it was a great decision!!!!! Sadly it was a rainy day on our visit, but it didn't dampen our experience too much. There is so much to see and it is...More

Thank eddieearly77
Reviewed yesterday

This is one of those truly amazing places in the world, a place you've undoubtedly heard and read about since you were a kid, simply a must see. It is much larger than I expected, 2-3 hours of walking around and we saw maybe 20%....More

Thank TheTectonicTraveller
Reviewed yesterday

I have a great interest in Roman History, this was my third time to visit Pompeii and thanks to the guide I was able to see parts that I had not seen on the previous visits. I also learned that the Eruption of Vesuvius may...More

Thank KAButler2014
Reviewed yesterday

Take time to visualize how life must have been at the time Vesuvius blew its top. It helps if you have a book with overlays as I did. (bought it secondhand on line) The walking, especially in the forum area and on the main streets...More

Thank Lynne K
Reviewed 2 days ago

We spent our first afternoon exploring the archaeological site and really enjoyed it. Very interesting, a must see.

Thank MadeleineR86
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited here on a rainy day in late October, we took a 2 hour tour and then spent 2 hours visiting area not covered by the tour. We were staying in Sorrento, it it was an easy 30 minute train ride to the gate....More

Thank paul52
Reviewed 2 days ago

It was raining on the day we visited and I guess that's why crowds were low as it is a fascinating place and definitely not to be missed when touring Italy. You feel as though you are part of history as you wander around the...More

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11 November 2018|
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Response from martinrN4285GC | Reviewed this property |
We did see conservators working on some of the plasterwork abs some repairing some paintings. There is also a large excavation going on where recently they uncovered 2 adults and 3 children. Oct 24th it was in the press... More
29 September 2018|
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Response from A6379GFchrisl | Reviewed this property |
I’m sure their are loads of car parks around the site. Saw them as we arrived.
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Response from andy_d_c123 | Reviewed this property |
This is fine. Proceed directly to the official ticket office, right next to the entrance. €15pp. Queue for us was less than 5 minutes, on busy weekday in August. Avoid the ticket touts / 'tourist information booths' on... More