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Alex Tour

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Pompeii is what I define a dynamic museum: a knowledgeable visit is not the mathematic sum of single monuments, but the way they interact with each other in order to perceive and experience the daily life of the ancient inhabitants.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
80045 Pompeii, Italy
+39 333 646 9590
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

Run don't walk to book this unbelievable tour guide for the ancient sites surrounding Pompeii. My family of 3 teenagers and a husband who considers himself a "Roman history scholar" toured with Alex for two days. He was able to keep all of us engaged...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We toured Pompei with Alessandro (Alex) on a private 2.5 hr tour and had one of the best experiences ever. Alex is not only very knowledgeable in the history of Pompeii, he is passionate about it. He makes the city come alive with his details...More

1  Thank DanandCollette
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pompei comes alive in Alex’s hands as he weaves a compelling narrative of daily life in the ancient city. A learned scholar enthralled by his subject, Alex deftly navigates the vast site, according to your personal interests and time availability. No boring bits here! It’s...More

1  Thank shenzhenholiday
Reviewed 29 September 2018

HE WAS AMAZING, his knowledge of English - he is completely bi-lingual, he has a great sense of humour and his knowledge is exceptionally brilliant. He was so great we cannot recommend him highly enough, he made both sites so incredibly interesting. In fact he...More

Thank Sidney P
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Alex is a knowledgeable and engaging guide. His passion for the place shines through. Alex pointed out small details that you would miss on you own. His English is excellent. We went late afternoon when the crowds subside. We would definitely use Alex again should...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2018

We booked Alex for our visit to Pompeii after he was recommended to me by a friend who used him last year. Communication arranging the tour was very prompt, and Alex even arranged our taxi transfer for us from our cruise ship. He met us...More

Thank Janiehowell70
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We never take a guided tour.... and if you’re the same, for once invest in a tour guide. But not anyone - Alex is the best! Very knowledgeable and interacted with our children throughout the tour. Asks more questions rather than just talks at you....More

Thank LyndseyHNottingham
Reviewed 11 August 2018

I have been on many tours over the course of the last several years and hands down Alex was one of the best tour guides I have ever had. From the moment he introduced himself, his energy and enthusiasm was contagious. We skipped the lines...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2018

I found Alex through his tripadvisor comments and arranged him in advance receiving excellent advice to do an evening tour as we were staying nearby. The site was quiet on a hot July day and we got to enjoy it so much more because of...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 28 June 2018

This was our 2nd visit to Pompeii and so 2nd tour booked with Alex in advance via Hotel Diana. We had our elderly "Mama Mia" 80 years old, and the trip really was for her 80th birthday as she had seen so many documentaries on...More

2  Thank HeatherMegaMauriFan
Reviewed 4 June 2018

I cannot recommend Alex more highly. I called him about a week before our visit to Pompeii. He was extremely friendly, accommodating of our schedule, and enthusiastic about finding a time to make it work. My husband and I met him about a week later...More

1  Thank Alexandra_M_NYC
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7 May 2018|
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Response from mericano | Property representative |
Buongiorno Johane and Stephane, thank you for your request. Yes, we can definitely do one of those days. Please give me your email and I shall send you all the info. Grazie, Alex!
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30 March 2018|
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Response from pringletina | Reviewed this property |
Hi You need to email Info@tourpompei You have contacted the person who posted the review Thanks Tina
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Response from mericano | Property representative |
Hi Bobby and Julie. Tours are private ones so you can choose the date. A regular tour lasts approx two and a half hours and costs Euro 120.00. Please send me an e-mail from the e-mail tool which is at the top of the page for... More
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