Tourists visiting Pompeii
Stunning view of Sorrento on a sunny day
Tourists overlooking the Amalfi Coast from Sorrento
people admiring the gulf of Naples
People Enjoying Limoncello tasting in Sorrento
By High-Speed Train

VIP Pompeii & Sorrento Small Group Day Trip from Rome

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12 h.
Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri & Sat

  • Breeze past the crowds as your small group of 15 or less enters Pompeii with Skip-the-Line access. Once inside, your local guide will give a tour of the most famous sites, from opulent private palaces to the local brothel, bringing to life the daily activities in this bustling port town.
  • In the afternoon enjoy a stroll in the beautiful seaside town of Sorrento famous for its breathtaking views, delicious gnocchi, and most importantly Limoncello. Spend the afternoon having a leisurely lunch, shopping, or simply soaking up the Italian sun. 
  • With a comfortable journey to Naples in a high-speed train, over two hours each way is saved in transit, allowing you more time at your destinations. With our expert English-speaking local guide, headsets to ensure you hear everything, and a private air-conditioned coach we guarantee this is a tour you will remember for years.

Tour Description

What's Included

  • Entrance ticket & reservation fees to Pompeii excavation site
  • Guided tour of Pompeii in groups no larger than 15 pax
  • English speaking local guide
  • Limoncello tasting in Sorrento
  • Audio headsets so you can always hear your guide
  • High speed train tickets
  • Gratuities

Sites Visited

  • Pompeii Ruins
  • Stop at the Bay of Naples en route to Sorrento
  • Limoncello tasting and shopping in Sorrento

We begin your City Wonders tour at Termini Station where you will meet your dedicated representative. You’ll be given train tickets, and all your seating arrangements will be handled for you. Then relax and enjoy the comfort of this air-conditioned high-speed train as the Italian countryside whisks past your windows during your one-hour trip to Naples. Once arrived, you’ll be welcomed by our expert local English-speaking guide who will accompany you for the rest of the afternoon.

Discover Pompeii with our Expert Guides

Jump aboard a private coach for a short jaunt over to the famous ruins of Pompeii. Here time has stood still in a UNESCO World Heritage Site unparalleled to anything else on Earth. You’ll step back into history on a 2-hour fully-guided tour of the most fascinating archaeological site in Italy. A miraculously haunting place to visit, truly absorb the lives of these Roman aristocrats and common villagers before they met their untimely and dreadful demise. Explore the well-preserved fossils buried beneath ash for centuries, marvel at the multicolored mosaics still lining the homes of the ancient city’s most influential people, and see areas recently opened to the public still decorated with frescoes of animals, gods, and landscapes.

We’ll then take a short break for coffee and a bit of shopping among local vendors before we continue on to Sorrento which overlooks the beautiful azure waters of the Bay of Naples. En route, you’ll be entertained with tales of the area and its rich history as the preferred vacation spot for Roman Emperors.

Explore Sorrento at Your Own Pace

In Sorrento, you’ll have ample time to explore on your own. Your local expert guide will provide you with suggestions on places to visit, things to see and the best shops and cafés to try, so you enjoy everything the seaside city has to offer. Amble down ancient alleys, relax in picturesque gardens, take postcard-worthy panoramas of the bay, the choice is yours.

Sample Some Delicious, Locally Produced Limoncello

After your exploration, you’ll rejoin your guide and the group for a taste of Southern Italy’s most delectable liqueur, limoncello. You’ll learn how it is produced in one of Sorrento’s oldest shops and see the local ingredients that make this lemony libation so unique.

Return to Rome in Comfort

We head back to the bustling capital of Rome in the late afternoon allowing you plenty of time and relaxation to enjoy your evening. It is the best way to see both locations, and we’re the only tour operator that offers this unique combination. That’s the difference between a quick visit and an all-encompassing experience.

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