Herculaneum half day

This tour of Herculaneum is a perfect excursion for archaeology lovers. Enjoy a visit of the residential town of Herculaneum, including the area where was discovered the buried bodies.

Enjoy a half-day trip from the Amalfi Coast to visit Herculaneum ruins. Meet your local guide for the day and board on the coach to depart to Herculaneum, passing the beautiful towns along the Amalfi Drive. Enjoy 2 hours guided visit to the archaeological excavations, where you will learn about this town that was rediscovered in 1709. When the catastrophe of 79 AD occurred, Herculaneum was buried by a torrent of mud that hardened into a course form of rock that preserved many of the wooden parts of houses and household objects which can be seen today. After the visit, return to Amalfi Coast. 

Get a 10% off directly in the cart if you book this excursion with a private transfer:

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FROM 1ST MAY TO 31ST OCT AVAILABLE ON SUNDAYS
excluded national bank holidays ( 1st May, 02nd June, 15th August

What Is & Isn’t Included

What’s included: • Half-day tour bus service from Amalfi • English-speaking guide • Headphones inside the ruins with live commentary • Entrance fees*
Not included: • Meals and personal shopping • Tips 

Know before you go

  • Sit back and relax with your professional guide on this fully-escorted tour
  • Enjoy included skip-the-line tickets to avoid queues at the entrance
  • Small group with max 25 passengers
  •  Under 18s + European citizens under 25 MUST take a valid ID or will be required to pay the full entry ticket on the spot.
  •  It is advised that you bring: sun cream, a bottle of water, an umbrella, a jumper and a camera

*Entrance Fees Included
* KIDS & YOUTHS MUST BRING A VALID ID OR WILL BE REQUESTED TO PAY LOCALLY ENTRANCE FEES DUE
* YOUTH PRICE APPLIES TO EU CITIZENS ONLY. NON-EU WILL PAY AS ADULTS.

Please re-confirm the tour 48hrs prior to departure: minimum participants required to operate.
Free cancellation up to 48 hrs before the tour