The immortal city
Destroyed and buried under volcanic ash and pumice in the terrible eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD79, the old Pompeii has been immortal since then.
From the beginning of the excavation in the middle of the 18th century, so many evidences and treasures were discovered that it is possible to see how they used to live there. The amphitheater, Temple of Apollo, Temple of Jupiter, House of the Faun, House of Menandro, House of the Vettii, Villa of Mysteries are the main place to visit. New excavations still increase the patrimony of this unique site thanks to a number of archaeologists who keep on working at this area.
This place boasts millions of tourists from all the world which appreciate the well-preserved ruins, the architecture of the houses and the famous artistic techniques.
Live as in the Ancient Pompeii
A close step away from ruins, the ancient Pompeii comes to light in Caupona inn.
Here, for the first time, it is possible to taste Roman cooking as it was in Ancient Rome in its original flavors in various dishes. You’re going to savor the true Roman essence in ancient but elaborate recipes.
The authenticity of this place continues in the Pompeian atmosphere: wine in amphora, suffused lighting, harmonious music from lyre and cithara, terracotta plate, accurately reproduced frescos.
A dive into the past, an unique experience.
Pick up at the accommodation or agreed meeting point
• 9:00 am arrival in Pompeii, archaeological site
◦ Guided tour (2h) route established by the Institution: narration and stops by the Tourist Guide
Free Time 1 hour (unless otherwise agreed)
• 13:00 Roman lunch at Caupona in Pompeii
Welcome to the Caupona Restaurant
Beginning of the experience with tasting of the 3-course menu
15:00 End of lunch