Herculaneum Touristic Guide
Book a complete and fascinating tour to discover Herculaneum and its history. Considered by many to be a minor city compared to the more famous Pompeii, Herculaneum has faced a unique phenomenon of unparalleled conservation. The ashes that submerged the city has allowed the conservation of two-storey domus, with their architectural elements in wood and marble. Jewelry and furnishing objects have been found, as well as many organic finds, which have made it possible to reconstruct in detail the lifestyle of the ancient Herculaneum residents. You will be able to discover a different side of ancient history thanks to the indications of your certified guide who will show you the uses and traditions of the time through organic finds such as fabrics, furnishings and parts of wooden buildings in a very rare testimony of the life carried out by the ancient Herculaneum residents over 2000 Years ago.
the guide will be waiting for you with a service sign with your booking name next to the ticket office of the archaeological excavations of Herculaneum, Corso Resina, 187, Ercolano, NA.
-Closed on Wednesdays
- Entrance ticket to the archaeological park not included in the price
- The tour lasts two hours
- Free to stay inside after the tour
- Available languages: Italian, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, English.
- Whisper available for groups larger than 10 people
- We recommend you to wear comfortable clothes, sneakers and sunscreen.
-You can use the free parking of the Osteria Nonna Cherubina, located in Via Diomede 16, 80045 Pompeii, at just 500 meters from the main entrance of the archaeological site.
Informations: The price of the guide does not include the ticket price of entrance to the excavations. See the cost of tickets to the excavations.