Mount Vesuvius

Mount Vesuvius is known for its eruption in 79 AD, which destroyed Pompeii.

Travelers worldwide ascend the path to the crater every year to see its depths.

From the 18th century to now, climbing Mount Vesuvius has been one of the most well-liked activities. 

Mount Vesuvius is located near Pompeii and is easily accessible by wooden walkways and gravel roads.

To complete your journey to Pompeii, we recommend purchasing a combination ticket to Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius.

Even though it is now experiencing a quiet phase, the boiling crater and the slopes are a continual reminder that the volcano is still alive.

A climb to Mount Vesuvius in Pompeii helps you understand the magnitude of this volcano’s strength, which destroyed two cities. 

As you follow the trail, you will have views down into the 300-meter-deep crater, which has been stretched into an oval shape due to successive eruptions.

You can also enjoy the beautiful views of Naples and the bay from the top of Mt. Vesuvius.

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