A boat tour rich in history, culture and great suggestions: discover the ruins of Pompeii, which bears witness to the explosive power of the Vesuvius and enjoy the show of the great crater of the volcano. A guided tour that will take you back in time through centuries of history and ancient traditions, but at the end of the tour also enjoy a dip in the sea of the Sorrento peninsula.

10 hours


Small Group
Max 12-14 people

Hotel in Sorrento

Start time

A jump of two thousand years back in time, to live the evocative town of Pompeii, buried in the 79 a.C. from the eruption of Mount Vesuvius. An authorized guide will let you explore this big town: a full immersion in the history, in the culture and in the customs of the ancient inhabitants of Pompeii. But the Vesuvius is waiting: a walk until the crater, with the assistance of a guide, will offer you a breathtaking view. The return is devoted to the relax: on the boat to Sorrento, you will enjoy a refreshing swim in the water of the peninsula and a view that unique of its kind.

Tour program of the Pompeii and Mt. Vesuvius boat trip from Sorrento:

  • Pick-up from your hotel or from a designated meeting point and transfer to the port of Piano di Sorrento.
  • Departure by boat to the port of Castellammare di Stabia.
  • Transfer by bus to Pompeii and visit of 2h. 30m. of the ruins with the assistance of an authorized guide.
  • Visit of a celebrated vineyard on the slopes of the Mount Vesuvius, lunch and wine tasting included.
  • Departure from Pompeii to Mount Vesuvius to visit the crater with the assistance of a guide.
  • Transfer by bus from Vesuvius to the port of Castellammare di Stabia.
  • Departure by boat to Sorrento sailing along the coast with free time for swimming.
  • Return to the port of Piano di Sorrento and transfer to your hotel or to the meeting point.
*This experience requires a minimum number of 4 travellers. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.
**Beginning Friday 6 August 2021 and until further notice, access to the Archaeological Park of Pompeii and to the National Park of Vesuvius will be permitted only to those in possession of a Green COVID-19 Certification (Green Pass or equivalent certificate like the CDC vaccine card). Please remember to also bring your ID or passport to confirm your identity.

The price includes: Pick-up from/to hotel – Transfers to / from Pompeii and Vesuvius – Authorized English speaking guide for the visit of the ruins of Pompeii – Authorized English speaking guide for the visit of Mt. Vesuvius – Professional skipper and English speaking assistant on board – Lunch and wine tasting.

The price does not include: Entrance fee to the ruins of Pompeii, which is € 15 p.p. (for citizens of the European community from 0 to 17 years entrance is free of charge) – Entrance fee to the National Park of Vesuvius, which is € 10 p.p.

Do not forget: Swimsuit – Beach towel – Sunscreen – Sun hat – Camera – Comfortable shoes.

Maximum: 12-14 people on board.

To know more about your boat trip...

The excavations of Pompeii have been a Unesco Heritage site since 1997. The exceptional state of conservation of the city is due to the terrible eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD, when the ash buried men and things under a thick blanket of dust at a depth of about 6 meters. For 1700 years Pompeii was buried, erased from the face of the earth. Sheltered from the elements of the time, the shape of the bodies still intent on their daily activities has remained intact to this day. The first discoveries and objects occured from 1748 and even today new remains are brought to light, because Pompeii lives…


It takes approximately 20 minutes to arrive to the Port of Castellammare di Stabia from Piano di Sorrento.

Pompeii and Mt. Vesuvius day trip by boat from Sorrento with lunch in a vineyard

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€ 109 Adults

€ 0 Kids

Free cancellation within 24 hours
Duration: 10 hours
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  • Guaranteed on fixed days
  • Small groups of maximum 12-14 people
  • Pick-up at your hotel and drop-off on the return
  • Authorized English speaking guide in the ruins of Pompeii
  • Authorized English speaking guide for the visit of Mt. Vesuvius
  • Professional skipper and English speaking assistant on board
  • Visit of a traditional vineyard with lunch and wine tasting