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Small-Group Amalfi Coast Day Cruise from Positano

Small-Group Amalfi Coast Day Cruise from Positano

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Get an intimate look at the stunning Amalfi Coast on this day cruise from Positano. Led by an expert skipper, glide past the Emerald Grotto sea cave in Conca dei Marini, the Furore fjord, and the fishing village of Praiano, marveling at the UNESCO-listed seashore as you go. Hop off the boat for a dip or some time to snorkel, and explore the town of Ravello or Amalfi at your leisure. Numbers are limited to 12 people on this small-group tour to ensure a more personal experience.
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  • 7 hours
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$83.35
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$83.35

Paestum: the Greek Temples and the Archaeological Museum private tour

Paestum: the Greek Temples and the Archaeological Museum private tour

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Explore the well-preserved Greek ruins at Paestum on this private tour. See the Doric temples, the markets, forum, and amphitheater of the ancient Greek settlement as you learn about the life of the people who lived there. After touring the site, pay a visit to the National Archeological Museum with great works of art from the Magna Greece region.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$163.07
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$163.07
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Pompeii and Amalfi Coast from the port of Salerno

Pompeii and Amalfi Coast from the port of Salerno

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See two of southern Italy’s most popular destinations when you embark on a full-day, private tour of Pompeii and the Amalfi Coast. Meet your guide directly at the Salerno port, or at your local accommodation, and travel first to Pompeii. Upon arrival, you’ll go on an extensive tour of the sprawling archaeological site, and will learn how Mt. Vesuvius leveled the Roman city in 79 AD. Then, return to your vehicle and head to the Amalfi Coast, where you’ll have free time to explore both Ravello and Amalfi.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$966.36
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$966.36
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Private tour to Paestum with private guide and Buffalo Mozzarella farm

Private tour to Paestum with private guide and Buffalo Mozzarella farm

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Leave the hotel to Paestum, the capital of the buffalo mozzarella cheese. Visit a buffalo mozzarella factory where you will be invited to see the complete process to make the mozzarella. You will have the chance to taste the real mozzarella. After the visit, continue to visit the archaeological site with Private guide: Paestum. Its Doric temples, surpassed even by those of Athens in noble simplicity and good preservation, produces an incomparable effect of majesty and grandeur. The ancient site is set in a grassy field surrounded by gardens and hills. The site is small, but it is very charming. Here you will find the tomb paintings, one of which, the so-called "Tomb of the Diver", is a graceful and expressive naturalistic piece of Greek wall painting in Italy.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$433.63
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$433.63
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Paestum: Temples&Archaeological Museum with Your Local Archaeologist

Paestum: Temples&Archaeological Museum with Your Local Archaeologist

In the archaeological site of Paestum it is possible to admire some wonderful examples of Greek architecture, among the better preserved in Southern Italy. The best examples are the three Doric style temples: the Temple of Neptune, the Temple of Ceres and the Basilica. An expert guide will accompany visitors to discover the 2,500-year-old religious architecture, on a journey beyond the confines of time. Followed by a visit to the National Archaeological Museum of Paestum, in which the most important examples of Greek art are preserved. Inside the museum you can admire the elements that served as decoration of the temples and some of the most beautiful painted tombs of Campania. The Tomb of the Diver, kept in perfect conditions, fascinates hundreds of thousands of visitors every year.
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  • 2 hours
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$193.27
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$193.27
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Discover Salerno - walking tour learning history and anecdotes with a local -

Discover Salerno - walking tour learning history and anecdotes with a local -

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Join us on a walking tour in the historical center of Salerno. Salernum was founded by the Romans in the 2nd century B. C. but the most important period for the city was in the middle ages. After the destruction of the Roman Empire in Italy the Lombards created a dukedom in Campania and Salerno became its capital. In this time Salerno was one of the most important cities of the Mediterrenean sea, Here was founded the first Medical School around the end of the 9th century A. D. We will go to discover the history and the architecture of the medieval time with a visit into the Cathedral of Saint Matthew, a spectacular example of Arab-Norman architecture. This church also contains a beautiful crypt in Baroque style.
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  • 2 hours
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$36.24
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$36.24
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Amalfi Coast Day tour From Salerno

Amalfi Coast Day tour From Salerno

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If you are spending your vacation in Salerno ,the first thing you need to do is visiting the lovely Amalfi Coast! A private driver will pick you up at the lobby of your hotel or at the exit of your cruise ship, to start your adventure through the main places of the coast! Your first stop will be Positano,with its pastel coloured house , you will be fashinated by the homemade linen clothes and the leather sandals shops. Next stop will be Amalfi, exactly from this stunning City that the Coast takes its name.Here you will stroll among the Historical streets ,admiring the mignificent St Andrew Cathedral and you will stop for lunch (at your own expense).Now you are ready for the last stop: "Ravello".Perhaps the most evocative place on the coast, inspiration for many famous composers, in fact it is also known as the City of Music. Here you will have the privilege to enjoy unique landscape from Villa Cimbrone and Villa Rufolo’s Gardens.A day you will not forget for the rest of your life!
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$281.91
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$281.91
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Pompeii Tour from Sorrento-Positano-Praiano-Amalfi-Ravello

Pompeii Tour from Sorrento-Positano-Praiano-Amalfi-Ravello

Hire your own personal driver for an easy, convenient way to visit Pompeii from anywhere on the Amalfi Coast. You'll be chauffeured directly from your hotel to the entrance of the legendary ruins, where you can explore on your own or get help arranging a private archaeologist guide. Stay long as you like without being rushed, while your driver waits to whisk you back to the coast.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes to 5 hours
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$154.68
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$154.68
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Private 2 Hour Paestum Tour

Private 2 Hour Paestum Tour

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Paestum is one of the most important italian archeological sites. Hear a guided tour that will take you in some of the best preserved ruins, architecture and monuments of the Greek world, such as the Temple of Poseidon (Neptune), the temple of Ceres and the Basilica dating from the 6th Century. In the museum you can admire the Tomb of the Diver, a magnificent example of a Greek painting representing a funeral banquet. The tomb depicts a young man diving into the water is considered one of the greatest archeological discoveries of the 20th century.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$202.94
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$202.94
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Paestum tour with E-bike. With guide (5 hours)

Paestum tour with E-bike. With guide (5 hours)

Discover with us, with a beautiful bike ride, the territory of Paestum, the ancient Greek colony dedicated to Poseidon, God of the Sea! You will spend a day stopping in the most important points such as the archaeological area of Paestum, the beach of fine sand, one of the most famous ecological buffalo farms, the sanctuary of the Madonna del Granato, sanctuary of Gethsemane History, archeology, gastronomy and traditions. All in a natural context of incomparable beauty!
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$144.95
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$144.95
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Search for your Italian Origins

Search for your Italian Origins

Discover Italian Roots Between the end of the nineteenth century and the first decades of the twentieth century, seven and a half million Italians embarked on ships bound for America. In search of work and a change of life. A decision taken with courage leaving friends and relatives, abandoning homes and properties to offer a better future to the future generation. Many Italians especially from southern Italy have had the courage to face a long journey with the ship that left from the various ports of Italy for America, many of them in their own land carried out craft work, such as: Shoemaker, Mason, Baker, Barber, Farmer . Etc .. Etc .. Many have carried out the same activity in America, and others have changed their way of life by opening activities such as Pizzerias and Restaurants.
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  • 8 hours
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$387.79
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$387.79
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CERTOSA di PADULA & JOE PETROSINO Exclusive Tour

CERTOSA di PADULA & JOE PETROSINO Exclusive Tour

The Tour Certosa of Padula and Joe Petrosino is a full-day itinerary in the Vallo di Diano that will guide you to discover one of the main Carthusian monasteries of Italy in Padula, the birthplace of Joe Petrosino. We start our tour at the Certosa di San Lorenzo, also known as the Certosa di Padula. The monastery, founded in 1306 by the San Severino family, is the largest in Italy, with an area of ​​51,500 m2 and has the largest cloister in the world built between 1500 and 1700, with an area of ​​12,000 m2. It was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1998 and inside you can appreciate the library, reachable with a wonderful helical staircase, the large cloister, the monumental elliptical staircase, the prior's quardo. The whole Certosa di Padula is surrounded by the park and wonderful gardens. Lunch Included After the walk inside the Certosa di San Lorenzo, you will be our guests for a typical lunch in a restaurant. In the early afternoon we visit Joe Petrosino's childhood home, today an appreciable museum. Known as the Italian Sherlock Holmes, not everyone knows that Joe Petrosino was born in Padula in 1860. He then moved to New York City and joined the New York Police Department in 1883 and was promoted by President Roosevelt to investigative sergeant in charge of the NYPD's homicide division. When he was promoted to lieutenant, he investigated the criminal activities of the mafia. His investigations are recognized by all as heroic deeds, so much so that several books, screenplays and films have been dedicated to him, as well as a park in New York City. During his investigations on the mafia, in Sicily in Palermo, he was assassinated in 1909. At the end of the day our Tour Certosa di Padula and Joe Petrosino also ends, when we will take you back to the Hotel. A tour not to be missed in a pleasant combination of Culture, History and Legality.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$192.06
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$192.06

Amalfi Coast Shore Excursions /Private Tours

Amalfi Coast Shore Excursions /Private Tours

This is a Different Tour to visit well the Amalfi Coast without the traffic along the Amalfi Drive from the Tour Bus. The full day tour will be do in this way: Starting from Salerno we take the Amalfi Drive trought Vietri Sul Mare that is the first town of the Amalfi Coast, where i do the first stop to take one of the beautiful photos. Than we follow the main road of the Amalfi Drive to get in Maiori and Minori town that are really beautiful and where you can see more the local people, than we get in the main town of the Amalfi Coast that will be Amalfi , famous for its historical cattedral, I am stopping there to give to you a right time to visit well, after that we drive to go up the hill in Ravello that is located at 350 meters above the sea level and you can visit the town and have a lunch in a local restaurant where you can tasting a really good Pizza or Spaghetti, after that we go back location by a different way.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$663.17
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$663.17
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Day trip from Salerno: Royal Palace of Caserta and Naples - private tour

Day trip from Salerno: Royal Palace of Caserta and Naples - private tour

The Royal Palace at Caserta spreads out before observers as a monumental complex and, with its five floors, stands 118 feet tall. It is constructed mostly in brick while the first two floors are laid with travertine. The entire structure is crowned by a very wide central dome. Those who see its inside are almost always astonished by its continuous succession of stuccoes, reliefs, frescoes, sulptures, flooring and inlays. Naples is one of the world’s oldest continuously inhabited cities, spilling down the hillside towards its wonderful Bay. Your guide will lead you through the city’s winding streets, and will include a visit to the city’s incredible Archaeological Museum, filled with masterpieces from ancient Rome such as the Farnese Bull and Farnese Hercules. Visit also the historic center: Castle Maschio Angioino, Royal Palace, Plebiscito square and Castle dell’Ovo on the scenic sea-promenade (exterior only).
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$714.61
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$714.61
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Grand Tour Amalfi Coast, Naples, Capri, Pompeii, Salerno, Paestum and Caserta

Grand Tour Amalfi Coast, Naples, Capri, Pompeii, Salerno, Paestum and Caserta

Start in Salerno, this 8 day tour package taking you through Naples, Amalfi Coast, Pompeii, Capri, Paestum and Caserta. We'll visit Positano, the most well-known summer resort area on the whole peninsula where you have to be sure to buy one of the straw handbags or handmade sandals for which Positano is famous. Amalfi, the capital of an ancient maritime republic and a current UNESCO World Heritage Site; Naples with the historical center and the Royal Palace; the wonders of the UNESCO World listed archaeological site of Pompeii and Herculaneum; Capri, with Augustus Gardens, the famous Piazzetta, Anacapri and Blue Grotto; Paestum and its temples, another UNESCO site, founded by the anci; Salerno, famous as earliest university of Medieval Europe called “The Medical School of Salerno”; Caserta with Royal Palace and its park. Don’t miss to taste a pizza, a fresh buffalo mozzarella, a warm sfogliatella, drinking the famous Limoncello.
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  • 8 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,486.71
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$1,486.71

Half-Day Tour to Pompeii Archaeological Park from Salerno

Half-Day Tour to Pompeii Archaeological Park from Salerno

This tour offers an easy and comfortable way to visit Pompeii archaeological site departing from Salerno city. Pick up door to door, expert drivers and knowledgeable guides will care about you providing an all inclusive service. We will also buy admission for you in order to make you skip the line. Just enjoy it !
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.39
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$89.39
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Pompeii & Mount Vesuvius Private

Pompeii & Mount Vesuvius Private

Explore one of the most beautiful archeological site in the world, Pompeii, and then discover more about the eruption which brought this city down to a halt by exploring the crater of Mount Vesuvius. Let us handle all the stress by planning and organizing your day! You will meet your driver and from there he will take care of you for the whole experience, he will drive to Pompeii and introduce you to the guide who will show you the site and explain you secrets and the history behind those incredible ruins. After the visit at Pompeii you will have free time to relax and have lunch, taking a break from the history and refill yourself. Then it's time to explore Mount Vesuvius, you will be going up 1200 meters and the driver will introduce you to the licensed guide who will explain you about the eruptions. The entrance fee of Pompeii Ruins and Vesuvius is not included (€16 euros p.p. for Pompeii and €10 for Vesuvius)
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$241.59
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$241.59
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Tour of Pompeii & Amalfi Coast with Skip the Line & Pick Up from Salerno Port

Tour of Pompeii & Amalfi Coast with Skip the Line & Pick Up from Salerno Port

Make the most of your Salerno shore excursion—and visit two of southern Italy’s top landmarks in one day—on this seamless, private tour. Meet your driver directly at the port and head to Pompeii, where you’ll skip right past the long lines and tour the UNESCO-listed archaeological site. Then, continue to the postcard-perfect Amalfi Coast, where you’ll have free time to soak up the views and idyllic lifestyle in Positano.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$501.30
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$501.30
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Best of Salerno Walking Tour with a Native Guide

Best of Salerno Walking Tour with a Native Guide

Salerno is a fascinating medieval city! Meet the native and top rated tour guide and start your journey back to the to roman and medieval period. You will see the most important rest of Longobardorum and Normans who dominated Salerno: the Cathedral, Santa Sofia complex, San Benedetto church, San Pietro complex, Norman Castle and Palazzo Fruscione. You will walk along the main street and square of Salerno, so you will breath everyday life and tradition of the city.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$159.82
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1943 OPERATION AVALANCE SALERNO Tour

1943 OPERATION AVALANCE SALERNO Tour

Our Tour 1943 Operation Avalanche Salerno is an immersive itinerary in one of the most important pages in the history of Italy. We will trace what history remembers as the largest military maneuver in the Mediterranean, second only to the Normandy landing in 1944. Our guided tour starts at the Museum of Operation Avalanche in Eboli. After visiting the museum, we pass to the Commonwealth War Cemetery in Salerno, where 1,847 British, American and Canadian soldiers are buried, as well as from South Africa, India, New Zealand and Africa. We then head towards the Amalfi Coast and reach the city of Maiori. Here we stop on the beach where the allied forces land and then we drive to the Chiunzi Pass, where we begin our trek towards Monte Sant'Angelo and Monte Finestra, retracing the footsteps of the soldiers. The trekking tour will end in Cava de’ Tirreni. A tour not to be missed in a jump into the past of the history of Italy.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$223.47
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$223.47

Padula Charterhouse private tour: A hidden gem in south of Italy (Unesco)

Padula Charterhouse private tour: A hidden gem in south of Italy (Unesco)

The guided tour in Padula will focus in the monastery, the largest in Italy and among the largest in Europe. The Certosa di San Lorenzo, it is a very large monastery, with 320 rooms and halls. It's a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1998. The visit starts from the entrance hall with the cloister of the guesthouse and then enter the church and admire the decorations in Neapolitan baroque style with golden stucco, majolica floors and marble altars. You will remain open-eyed seeing the wooden choir of the Fathers with 16th-century wooden inlays and then go through the hall of the bells, the Chapter and the Treasury. The tour continues with the view of the great refectory hall with the fresco of the Cana wedding of Francesco d'Elia and the magnificent kitchen with a large central hood and decorated with majolica tiles. The tour continues by visiting the cloister of the prior and the large central cloister until you arrive at the end of the tour to the monumental elliptical staircase
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$247.63
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$247.63
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Skip-the-Line Paestum Temples & Buffalo Mozzarella Farm Tour with Driver Pickup

Skip-the-Line Paestum Temples & Buffalo Mozzarella Farm Tour with Driver Pickup

Meet the English speaking driver at your hotel lobby in Naples, Sorrento or Salerno and start your day in comfortable first class private minivan or car. Listed among the UNESCO World Heritage sites, the Paestum archaeological site is a must-see for all the archaeology and history lovers! The private guide will lead you through the rural landscape of the ancient town of Paestum. Do not miss the chance to follow the pavement paths and see the famous three Doric order temples, enter the amphitheatre, the domus, the shops and the Forum of the ancient city. This tour last about 2.5 hours and you will skip the line at the ticket office. Your professional guide will lead you into this amazing bucolic journey through the Greek-Roman ages. Take a time to visit a buffalo farm where you can learn about mozzarella and have a typical italian lunch in total relax!
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$547.20
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$547.20
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Tour of the excavations of Paestum

Tour of the excavations of Paestum

The ancient Greek colony dedicated to the god Poseidon still remains intact today with its monumental temples, the amphitheater and the cobbled streets. An ancient legend tells that Jason, at the head of the Argonauts expedition, stopped at the mouth of the Sele where he founded a sanctuary in honor of Hera. It is here that, across the river, Greek colonists from Sybaris founded Poseidonia around 600 BC. The guided tour starts from the archaeological area to visit the temples, the square intended for political and commercial activities, the amphitheater, some shops and homes. We will continue the visit in the Archaeological Museum, to retrace the history of the Greek city through the finds kept inside, including architectural materials from temples, Greek vases decorated with mythological episodes, but above all the famous Tomb of the Diver dating back to 470 BC, document exceptional for its uniqueness.
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  • 3 hours
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$277.83
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Explore Paestum with an Expert Archaeologist

Explore Paestum with an Expert Archaeologist

Poseidonia was founded by the Greeks at the end of the 7th century BC. The name was related to the Greek god Poseidon, protector of the sea. This archaeological area is now one of the best preserved cities from the times of Greek colonization. We will go to discover the evolution of this ancient city from the Greeks to the Romans through the ruins of temples dedicated to Athena, Hera, Apollo and Zeus. In Paestum there is also an incredible National Museum that show us some of the most important artifacts of Greek and Roman times, where is possible to see the painted Tomb of the Diver, a masterpiece of 2500 years ago. Poseidonia/Paestum is a wonderfull cultural heritage protected by the UNESCO. ***The first and the third monday of every month the National Museum is closed***
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  • 2 hours
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$247.79
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