Explore Herculaneum's Secrets: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 10 km
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Duration 2h
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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Discover timeworn secrets with In-App Audio Tour
  • Explore the ancient Herculaneum Gate
  • See how Romans lived at Samnite House
  • Admire a sea-god’s image at Neptune’s House
  • Feel history at the House with wooden screen
Dive into the ancient world with this intriguing Self-Guided Audio Tour of Herculaneum. Ideal for history enthusiasts and curious explorers, the tour uncovers the hidden tales of a city frozen in time by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius. Journey through the well-preserved ruins at your own pace, with the freedom of a private tour experience that allows you to absorb its rich past without the rush. Your adventure begins at the ancient Herculaneum Gate, where the city once welcomed roaming adventurers, and concludes at the Casa dell'Albergo, imagined as an inn that hosted weary travelers long ago. Along the route, you'll wander past the House of the Relief of Telephus and marvel at the Samnite House, which is over two millennia old. Discover the elegance of the House of the Wooden Partition and take a moment to appreciate the importance of social spaces at the Thermal Baths. Admire the luxurious House of the Deer, gaze at the intricate mosaics in the House of the Mosaic Atrium, and explore the craftsmanship of the House of Neptune and Amphitrite. Reflect on Roman social life at the College of the Augustales. Each stop will offer you vivid images of life in the ancient city, from the grandeur of noble estates to the artistry of Roman craftsmen. The most memorable experiences await as you stand amidst the ruins, imagining the city's lively streets and opulent homes, all narrated through your audio guide. This journey through time offers a unique perspective on a civilization long gone but preserved for future generations to learn from and enjoy.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Herculaneum Gate
Corso Resina, 187, 80056 Ercolano NA, Italy
College of the Augustales
80056 Ercolano, Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy
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