Pompeii - Sorrento - Positano

duration: 8 hours
Places you will visit:
Sorrento Positano Pompeii

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 eruption covered with mounds of lava and ash, the city and its inhabitants, unearthed after a work of archaeological excavations that lasted many years. 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.

Positano is the pearl of the charming Amalfi Coast which extends vertically as a crib set in the rock. The sea can be reached through small alleys in white stone, full of craft shops and restaurants that offer menu of local and international cuisine, mainly based on fresh fish.
From the sea you can admire the colors of the town with its white houses decorated by flowers fuchsia bougainvillea, the bright green that colors the Lattari Mountains and finally the silver gray beach pebbles. A magical and seductive that annually attracts many tourists and artists.

Sorrento is one of the larger towns of Sorrento Peninsula, with its incredible landscapes, fascinated artists and tourists from all over the World. It is in this city that Torquato Tasso lived part of his youth and various actors, such as Sofia Loren, have made films of international success.
Sorrento has several areas with viewpoints overlooking the sea, several pebble beaches with equipped facilities, a quaint old town with craft shops and restaurants of Neapolitan cuisine, a museum, the Museum Correale, with testimonies of painting and decorative art and archeology Local, several secular churches, such as the complex of the convent of San Francesco with its cloister arches and plants varied and the Marina with the small fishing village that retains the charm of ancient times.
In addition, from Sorrento easily you reach the islands of Capri and Ischia and the city of Naples, with ferries and hydrofoils depart from the small port, while the trains of Circumvesuviana, you can easily reach the archaeological excavations of Pompeii and Herculaneum
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