Eyes of Rome
Eyes of Rome

Herculaneum Private Tour

Immerse in the ancient history with a private guided tour of Herculaneum from Naples


  • Archeology
  • History

What makes this tour Special

The expert guidance of an archaeologist provides a unique window into the past, allowing you to truly comprehend the grandeur of ancient Roman life.

The round-trip transportation from Naples, coupled with priority entrance and pre-booked tickets, provides a completely hassle-free exploration.

The private nature of the tour ensures ample time process the richness of the experience and have all your questions answered by your dedicated guide.

What to Expect


Enjoy your tour with your own private tour expert at your party's disposal only


2 hours


09:30 - 13:00


Meet&Greet at your hotel/accomodation. Private Driver included throughout the tour


Entrance tickets are included! Enjoy your tour!

What's Included
  • Round-trip transportation from Naples
  • Blue Badge Official Private Guide
  • Priority entrance with pre-booked tickets
Not Included/ Optional Extras
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and beverages

Sites you’ll visit

  • Herculaneum
  • Often overlooked by Pompeii, the smaller town of Herculaneum was also an Ancient Roman town that was covered in ash following the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in roughly 79 AD - Located slightly closer to the Volcano, Herculaneum's ash covered town carbonized and preserved materials much better than Pompeii. The carbonization preserved items like wooden roofs, doors and beds and many lavish possessions within the wealthier town of the two. There are roughly 400 people mummified by ash still remaining in these ruins.

Tour description

Embark on a private guided exploration of Herculaneum. This 2-hour experience brings to life the compelling history of what was once a bustling summer retreat for Roman elites, with seamless transport arrangements from Naples. Your guide, an expert archeologist, will introduce you to a city preserved by volcanic ash, offering a snapshot of Roman daily life.

Upon arrival at Herculaneum, you'll immediately delve into the richness of the ancient world. Marvel at the elegance of the frescoes and mosaics within well-preserved structures like the "House of the Deer". Discover the poignant remains on the ancient beach, where 300 victims were overtaken by the eruption. Venture into the Plumbarius, a relic of ancient plumbing technology, and the Sacellum of the Augustales, dedicated to the emperor's cult, revealing layers of spiritual and everyday life entwined in the city's ruins.

This tour provides a distinguished opportunity to immerse yourself in the depth and beauty of ancient Roman culture. Enjoy a meticulously curated experience that combines convenience, exclusivity, and insightful exploration

Full Refund Cancellation Policy

Eyes of Rome has two policies with full refund terms.
The policies are included and non-optional.
  1. Dolce Vita policy is applied on all Standard Bookings placed more than 72 hours from the date of the event. We provide all our customers with Refundable Terms up to 72 hours from the date of the event for any reason. To apply for a refund including where your tour is cancelled or changed by Eyes of Rome®, please contact our customer service team at info@eyesofrome.com.
  2. Peace of Mind policy is applied on Selected Bookings and on all Bookings placed within 72 hours from the date of the event. We provide all our customers with Refundable Terms so if you are unable to attend your booking due to unforeseen circumstances outside of your control you may be entitled to a refund - please see our full set of Refundable Terms and Conditions here. To apply for a refund, please find the instructions on how to apply in the booking confirmation email you received after payment.

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