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Pompeii, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is unbelieveable. We have been a few times now and every time we go, there is something new to see. Well worth the visit.

Thank JoandMarkHoward
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were very impressed by the whole visit to Pompeii and the forum is really impressive. I believe it's worth paying for a good guide as there are so many details you can miss without guidance.

Thank df0ster10
Reviewed 6 days ago

Walking through Pompei with a guide is a wonderful experience, learning about history and ancient civilization culture. Best to wear running shoes or something similar and to bring your own water. Three hour tour just scratches the surface.

Thank M L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited the old forum in Pompeii today as well as all other attractions in the Old Pompeii ancient ruins. This is a definite must if you are travelling in this area. Wow! Lots of history here amd so much to see!

Thank Jean-Francois L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a beautiful walk through history with so many photo opportunities. The line moves quickly so dont be discouraged if there are alot of people. This is the best picture spot for yo ur colosseum photos. There are shady spots inside for the extra...More

Thank 4skip
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was the main gathering center of the town, bordering the administration, public market, grainary, temple areas.

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A common image of the disaster of Pompeii being the centre of religious & economic everyday Roman life & it didn't disappoint.

Thank Darrel J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a very big site so wear good comfy sensible shoes and take water to drink. Very interesting and a great insight into Roman times

Thank deebeeLincsUk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

How I know is a tour I took, but it’s true. The gladiators housed here for fame and glory as well as trained on the forum courtyard.

Thank RknRon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Here is what’s all happened, the forum. Near to the sanctuary of the gods. The 12000 habitant of Pompeii official main square. You can almost feel the historical atmosphere.

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Nickk P
We did a Pompeii group tour today however I left feeling pretty disappointed. The main reason I wanted to see Pompeii was the famous villas and plaster casts. We basically walked around the streets and saw the main areas like the forum, brothel, some restaurants and the basilica etc but none of the really special buildings. Villa of the Mysteries the amphitheater, Casa del Menandro, House of the Vettii etc and we saw 3 plaster casts in some museum? With a whole bunch of clay pots and junk in it, 1 was a baby, 1 an adult and the 3rd a dog. I was expecting many more plaster casts like I've seen in pictures (I even watched some guy on youtube wondering around a year ago who found a large area with many plaster casts yet this wasnt on an actual paid tour? Was it just that the tour was crap or can you not see any of the good stuff anymore?
25 June 2018|
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Response from Carl S | Reviewed this property |
All the really good artifacts are in the National Archaeological Museum of Naples, although we saw some really good frescos on our tour. They should have built a museum on site so the tours could combined that with their... More
7 May 2018|
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Response from Bear H | Reviewed this property |
Yes to both your questions. The weather can even be warm in Dec, so dress accordingly. The site is very large and if is your first time I would recommend booking a tour. Much better to see with someone explaining what you... More
10 March 2018|
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Response from Clint T | Reviewed this property |
No you need to book a tour or guide beforehand