Fast Access Exclusive Private Ancient Pompeii Half Day Tour with Local Guide

Badge of ExcellencePompei, Italy

From $184.09

Price varies by group size

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Free cancellation
Up to 24 hours in advance.
  • 2 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


Don’t waste precious travel time standing in line at Pompeii. Skip straight past the crowds with your personal art historian guide and zip through the highlights in just a couple of hours. This private tour is fully customizable but a typical itinerary covers the large theater, the small theater, the baths, and the main street, as well as the Lupanar brothel with its erotic frescoes.
  • Skip the long lines at Pompeii with the help of your private guide
  • Travel back in time as you hear tales of the eruption and everyday life
  • Customize your visit to fit your interests, be they mosaics or plaster casts
  • Choose between morning or afternoon tours to suit your schedule

What's Included

  • Local guide
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Professional guide
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Private tour
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Meeting And Pickup

Meeting point

  • Piazza Esedra
    Piazza Esedra, 80045 Pompei NA, Italy

    The guide will meet you at the entrance of the Coffee shop Vittoria, in via Porta Marina inferiore

End point

This activity ends back at the meeting point.

What To Expect

Private Tours of Pompeii

1 hour Admission Ticket Included

Teatro Grande

20 minutesAdmission Ticket Included

Odeon - Teatro Piccolo

20 minutesAdmission Ticket Included

Via dell’Abbondanza

20 minutesAdmission Ticket Included

Terme del Foro

10 minutesAdmission Ticket Included


10 minutesAdmission Ticket Included

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.

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Great Experience
Jeremy_L, Aug 2022
Amazing experience. Livio, our guide, was super knowledgeable and fun to spend time with. Definitely recommend for couple or a family/group.
Treasures of Pompeii with Lello
Barbara_D, Aug 2021
Lello was a fantastic guide. The tour was interesting, informative and well-paced. His enthusiasm for Pompeii and archeology was infectious and the whole family enjoyed our 2.5 hours with him. I would highly recommend.

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