Pompeii guided tour
On our two hours guided tour of Pompeii we will try to bring the entire city back to life, describing the culture of the time, the role of the family, the relationships between generations, the conditions of women, marriage, the role of the slaves, the clothing of the different social classes; the politics and government of the city, the methods of electoral propaganda; the production of bread, trade and commerce, clothes dyeing, the religious life with its various temples, cultures, beliefs and superstitions, funeral rites; the typology of the Roman houses, the various rooms, how they uses them, the heating of certain halls, the evolution of the different styles of frescoes and mosaics; the meals, the food, the famous ancient garum sauce; the gardens, the aqueducts, the public and private lighting system, latrines, public amusement, the amphitheater fights between supporters of different gladiator teams, life in the thermal baths, the taverns and the gambling; the brothels where both men and women prostituted themselves and which were widespread in many of the empire's cities. More than in any other places a guided tour is highly reccomended, encounter a city frozen in time on a remarkable visit to Pompeii.
Though nearly a fifth of the former seaside resort has yet to be unearthed, the excavations so far have yielded one of the largest sources of information on the daily life of ancient Romans, including the upper classes and the common people.Your local expert guide will bring to life the remains of Pompeii that will include many insights into how life was in Roman Times.
The entrance to the Archeological site of Pompeii for schools is compulsory from Piazza Anfiteatro.
From 1 November 2011, the booking of the entrance is compulsory for schools and has a cost of Euro 10,00 per group and includes:
- A maximum of 50 students per group.
- One free teacher for every ten students.
Parents and tour escorts have to buy the ticket.
For school groups that come to the ticket without reservation and without the list of pupils on preprinted paper with valid stamp of the school will be applied rates and gratuities established by law.
NB: We are able to process the reservation, we need to know the name of the school, address and number of participants.
For our school trips we accept pre-payment only by PAY PAL SECURE SYSTEM
( web link on each page of our internet site ) or by money transfer on our company bank account.
Insert the number of the partecipants below and click on " Book Now ",
Fill the Reservation Form and click on "Pay Now" to finalize the tour booking.
As soon as we receive the payment an automatic confirmation reply will be sent, within 48 hours we will issue and e-mail to you the Excursion Voucher in which will be listed,:
- date of the excursion with number of the partecipants,
- tour itinerary and services included,
- information on who to look for,
- details of the sign that our guide will be holding,
- specific location of where to meet our guide
- two emergency phone numbers.
Please, note that there will be no charge if you cancel your reservation by e-mail within at least 7 days before the date of requested service. If is not done in these terms, our company reserves the right to debit the total amount of requested services.
Pompeii guided tour