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Naples to Pompeii/Amalfi Tour

Morning view of Amalfi cityscape on coast line of mediterranean sea, Italy

Start a journey through time and beauty with a tour of Pompeii and the Amalfi Coast from Naples. This adventure blends Naples' history, Pompeii's ruins, and the Amalfi Coast's beauty for a memorable journey.

Your adventure begins in Naples with Naples to Pompeii tours the vibrant city. Discover Naples' UNESCO World Heritage Site, including the breathtaking Naples Cathedral and imposing Castel Nuovo. Immerse yourself in the city's lively atmosphere, savouring authentic pizza and soaking up the local charm.

Explore the wonder of Pompeii on a memorable Naples to Pompeii trip. Witness the remnants of this Roman city frozen in time by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD. Walk Pompeii's preserved streets, homes, and spaces for a glimpse into Roman life.

Brace for the dazzling Amalfi Coast on your Naples to Amalfi Coast tour. This UNESCO-listed gem boasts dramatic cliffs cascading into the azure waters of the Tyrrhenian Sea.

The Amalfi Coast trip from Naples is more than just sightseeing, it's an immersive experience. Explore southern Italy's rich history, dramatic nature, and stunning Amalfi Coast. So, pack your bags, lace up your walking shoes, and get ready to discover the magic of southern Italy with our tour guide!

Tour Highlights

  • Uncover Historic Gems: Explore Naples' city centre, it's a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its lively vibes. Witness iconic landmarks like the Naples Cathedral and Castel Nuovo, remnants of the city's rich past. Explore Pompeii, a Roman city frozen in time by ash, on a Pompeii trip from Naple’s tour.
  • Amalfi Coast: Cruise along the Amalfi Coast, a UNESCO-listed gem. Witness cascading cliffs, charming seaside villages, and secret coves on the boat. Also, explore the Blue Grotto, a natural sea cave famous for its enchanting azure waters.
  • Culinary Delights: Savor the diverse flavours of southern Italy. Savor pizza, seafood, and pasta on the Coast food adventure.
  • Scenic Exploration: Cruise the Amalfi Coast! Take in breathtaking views of the coastline and secluded beaches. Explore charming villages like Positano and Sorrento, their colourful houses adding a colourful touch to the view.
  • Guided Insights: Gain valuable insights from knowledgeable guides throughout the tour. Discover the history of Naples' landmarks and its cultural heritage.

Visitor Highlights

Napoli (Naples) and mount Vesuvius in the background at sunset in a summer day, Italy, Campania
  • History Buffs: Take a stroll through Naples' old town, see the ruins of Pompeii, and geek out over the region's history.
  • Easy Exploration: Guided tour with an advanced reserved entry ticket for easy exploration.
  • Iconic Landmarks: Visit archaeological sites such as the Temple of Apollo and the Forum. Also, visit the famous plaster casts of Pompeii's victims.
  • Nature Lovers: Hike scenic trails, swim, or relax on a beach and soak in the beauty of the bay of Naples.
  • Foodies: Indulge in a culinary adventure. Savor the unique flavours of Naples, from pizza perfection to delicious street food. On the Amalfi Coast, eat fresh seafood, tangy local lemons, and traditional pasta dishes.
  • Family Fun: Create lasting memories for the whole family. Explore the ruins of Pompeii, a thrilling adventure for young minds. Enjoy a scenic boat tour, explore charming villages along the Amalfi Coast, and indulge in gelato breaks.
  • Photography Enthusiasts: Capture stunning views, Pompeii's theatre, and vibrant scenes of Naples. Your camera roll will be brimming with special images.
  • Experience Contrast: Experience Naples' vibrancy, Pompeii's haunting ruins, and the picturesque Amalfi Coast. This tour truly offers a versatile experience.

Travel Tips

  • Comfortable Footwear: Opt for comfortable walking shoes with good tread. You'll be exploring uneven terrain in Pompeii with cobblestone streets.
  • Weather Check: Southern Italy's weather can vary. Check the forecast beforehand and pack accordingly.
  • Sun Protection: Pack sunscreen with SPF 30 or higher, a hat with a brim, and sunglasses. The sun can be strong, especially on the Amalfi Coast.
  • Hydration is Key: Carry a reusable water bottle and stay hydrated throughout the tour.
  • Download Offline Maps: Download offline maps or consider a portable charger for your phone. Phone service might be limited in some areas.
  • Learn Basic Italian Phrases: Knowing some Italian phrases can be helpful for your trip to Italy.
  • Comfortable Clothing: Pack breathable clothing suitable for walking. Consider light layers for temperature changes and evenings that can be cooler, especially near the coast.

Know Before You Go

What to Bring

  • Comfortable Walking Shoes: As mentioned in the travel tips, sturdy walking shoes are essential.
  • Sunscreen, Hat & Sunglasses: Sun protection is a must.
  • Reusable Water Bottle: Stay hydrated throughout the tour.
  • Camera: Capture the beauty of Naples, the haunting ruins of Pompeii, and the stunning Amalfi Coast.
  • Small Backpack: A backpack keeps your belongings organized and accessible while exploring.
  • Swimsuit & Cover-up (Optional): If your tour includes a stop for swimming on the Amalfi Coast, pack a swimsuit and cover-up.
  • Cash (Optional): As mentioned earlier, some cash is helpful for smaller purchases.
  • Portable Charger (Optional): Ensure your phone stays charged, especially if you download offline maps.
  • Light Rain Jacket (Optional): A light rain jacket can be a lifesaver in case of unexpected showers.
  • Comfortable Clothes: Pack breathable clothing for walking and exploring.

What not to Bring

To ensure a smooth and comfortable experience, here are some things to leave at home:

  • Bulky Luggage: Opt for a carry-on or a small, lightweight suitcase. You'll be navigating different modes of transportation and exploring charming villages with narrow streets.
  • Formal Wear: Pack comfortable and casual clothing. Formal attire is unnecessary for this tour.
  • Expensive Jewellery: Leave valuables at home to avoid any worries. Opt for simple accessories you won't mind carrying around.
  • Heavy Electronics: Focus on enjoying the sights and sounds of southern Italy. Limit electronic devices like laptops or tablets. Your phone with a camera is enough.
  • Excessive Cash: Most places accept credit cards, and ATMs are readily available in Naples and Amalfi Coast towns. Carrying a large amount of cash isn't necessary.

Getting There

The starting point for your Naples to Pompeii and Amalfi Coast tour is most likely Naples itself. Here are some ways to reach Naples:

  • Flying into Naples Capodichino Airport: This is the most convenient option, located close to the city centre.
  • Train: Naples is well-connected to major Italian cities by train. Consider high-speed rail options for faster travel times.
  • Ferry: If arriving from other coastal towns in Italy, ferries might be an option. But confirm ferry schedules and connections to Naples in advance.
  • Car Rental: Renting a car could be handy for exploring beyond the tour planner. Driving in central Naples can be tricky, so be sure to know the rules and what to expect.