The most convenient way to visit Pompeii and Winery Tour & Tasting including lunch. Your driver will pick-up and drop-off from your hotel, 8 person maximum Mercedes van, a guided 2 hour tour of Pompeii plus a 2 hour guided visit to Bosco de Medici winery and vineyard, including a lunch, a welcome glass of Italian bubbles and tasting of 3 wines from the Campania region.
Pompeii see the Roman civilization brought back to life after the unexpected tragedy in 79 A.D. burying the city in the thick layer of ash and lava which poured down from the devastating eruption of Mount Vesuvius. Walk the paths viewing modest dwellings to the once elegant residences of the noble class adorned with mosaics, merchant workshops, temples and the infamous brothel.
Thermal baths: The “thermae” were the city’s public baths. A few private baths, but these were limited to the elite and played a very important social role.
Amphitheatre: the oldest known dating back to 80 B.C., holding up to 12,000 spectators for performances and gladiatorial games.
Wine Tour & Tasting
A welcoming sommelier will introduce you to the wines of the region. Tour the modern winery and also see the old craft wine making in ancient clay amphora, visit and learn about the vineyard’s biodynamic project.
Enjoy a typical Vesuvian cuisine lunch with wine tasting:
Wines: 3 wines + 1 Sparkling
Welcome in the Cellar: Tasting of Olive oil with Bruschetta
De’ Medici Starter: Provolone del Monaco with Jam, Neapolitan Salami, Prosciutto, Smoked scamorza, Lemon flavored ricotta cheese
First Course: Paccheri Pasta with tomatoes of Mt. Vesuvius and basil
Dessert: Babà with Limoncello and pastry cream
Entrance fee to Pompeii €13 is not included.
Upon confirmation of booking an email will be sent with exact pick up time, (approx 8:00am). Pay the balance to the driver.
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