During this shore excursion you will visit the ruins of Herculaneum and the towns of Sorrento and Positano on the Amalfi Coast.
Your English speaking driver will pick you up at the port or Hotel in the morning at 8AM.
Today you will visit the Archeological site of Herculaneum, the towns of Sorrento and Positano on the Amalfi Coast. The first stop will be to visit the ruins of Herculaneum, the town which is located at southeast of the city of Naples. In the past Herculaneum was the medieval town of Resina built on the volcanic material left by the eruption of Vesuvius (AD 79) that destroyed the ancient city.
Here you will have time to visit the ruins of Herculaneum, where in the ancient town lived the wealthy families of Roman Empire like the Roman Senators or the rich merchants. Here you will spend about 1 hour and 45 minutes to visit the ruins on your own or hire an official licensed guide.
The tour will continue to Sorrento for some sightseeing. Here you will have free time to walk around through the little stores in the downtown where you can buy your gifts and we can also stop for lunch to taste our typical food of the area or the best Pizza.
The tour will continue to Positano, that before used to be a fishing village and now become one of the most visited place from worldwide tourists on the Amalfi Coast. Here you will have free time to explore the downtown and do some shopping through the stores of the Positano fashion before to get down to the big beach where you will have also the opportunity the charming church of the Assumption.
The tour will end at the port in the afternoon at 17:00.
We only accept cash payment in Euros.
The tour doesn’t include lunch, gratuities, entrance fees and the licensed guide in Herculaneum.
* Entrance fee for Herculaneum ruins is 11 Euros each person (kids under 18 years old will not pay the entrance showing a valid document)
English speaking drivers!
Our company is composed of English speaking drivers also very knowledgeable, informative about the area and of course very friendly! All our drivers are trained to offer a running commentary about the history, local customs and culture of each site but only inside the vehicle infact if you wish to have someone that will walk with you in the sites (like the ruins of Pompeii and Herculaneum or the National Archeological Museum in Naples), you must arrange an official licensed guide.