Pompeii & Ercolaneum

The excavations of Pompeii and Herculaneum are must-see tourist destinations if you want to know some of the history of this area. The archaeological remains, many of which are well preserved, which rise on the slopes of Vesuvius represent an exciting and engaging journey for all visitors.

Stop in Pompeii Scavi Villa de Misteri and Ercolano Miglio d’oro and enter the world of the Roman Empire in 79 AD, the year when Vesuvius erupted covering houses, temples, streets, men, women and entire cities with lava, which today are preserved forever.

Reaching Pompeii from Sorrento

To visit the Pompeii excavations from Sorrento by public transport, take the train which leaves from the nearby station of Sorrento. The Circumvesuviana stop which will leave you right in front of the archaeological site is Pompei Scavi - Villa dei Misteri.