Vesuvius is one of the most visited and well-known volcanoes in the world. 1300 meters high is about 9 km from Naples. The crater of Mount Vesuvius has a diameter of about 700 meters and is 200 meters deep. It includes two volcanoes: Mount Somma and Vesuvius Great Cone. Since 1995, the Vesuvius has become a national park where you can reach the summit along a path to walk.
The path is well-known tourist and the Gran Cone, leading through a steep path up to the mouth of the crater.
Pompeii is one of the most famous archaeological sites in the world, a historical Roman Empire brought to light after the terrible eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD
The city and its inhabitants were covered with mounds of lava and ash from the eruption, and was unearthed after many years of archaeological excavations. The visit to the excavations include: the Amphitheatre, the brothel, the House of the Faun, the Villa of Mysteries, the House of the Great Fountain, the Temple of Jupiter and the Temple of Apollo, and then you can walk the streets of the city of Vesuvius and Castellum Aquae, the Street of Abundance, Via the Forum and the Arch of Caligula..