Pompeii with an Archaeologist

About this activity

Audio tour and entrance ticket
Audio tour in English
Route length: 4 km
Duration 2h
Audio tours on your smartphone
After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
Control your experience
With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
No internet is required
All audio tours and tickets can be downloaded to your device anytime

Tour preview

Hosted by Raffaele
Сheck availability
  • Explore the streets of Pompeii at your own pace with an in-app audio tour (incl. ticket)
  • Learn incredible facts and insights from a local archaeologist
  • Walk through the ruined and abandoned streets of Pompeii
  • Hear the story of how a buzzing civilization turned into ruins
  • Visit the Bath House and the Marketplace like an ordinary citizen of Pompeii
Take this in-app audio tour with a ticket to explore the cursed city of Pompeii that once flourished with life, cultural awakenings, and a buzzing civilization. When tragedy stroke and the Vesuvius erupted burning everything in its path, the city of Pompeii became remains and ruins perfectly preserved. You’ll be...


  • Entrance ticket to Pompeii
  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone on the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones and smartphone are not included – bring your own
  • In-person tour guide

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Porta Marina Superiore – in front of the Circumvesuviana Train Station
Via Marina, 6
The Grand Theatre
Via del Tempio d’Iside, 30

Attractions on the route

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  • The tour is available only on the WeGoTrip app. This is a different app from the source or app you booked the tour if it's not WeGoTrip site or app
  • To ensure the quality of the download, please remember to do so before your visit
  • Please note that there is no staff at the meeting point or staff on site for this tour. You can start the tour at any time from the meeting point
  • An Android version 7.1+ or an iOS smartphone version 12+ is required for the audio guide. You will need around 100 MB of free space for the download
  • Big bags & suitcases aren't allowed; lockers onsite
  • You have to redeem your entrance ticket on Piazza Esedra on the day of your visit
  • You cannot use any other entrance!
  • Disabled EU citizens + one accompanying family member and ICOM members get in free
  • Download the Pompeii app for [iOS](https://apps.apple.com/it/app/mypompeii/id1519515140) or [Android](https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.pompeiisites.pompeiiapp) for a real-time map with the routes and to see how many visitors there are in the park. You can activate it with the QR code on your ticket
  • Free "Pompeii ArteBus" service, minibus to easily reach the various archaeological sites of the Park
  • Only small dogs on a leash and picked up while inside the homes can be brought inside the park (service dogs assisting disabled people are also permitted, with a certificate)
  • Show your smartphone ticket at the "Porta Marina Inferiore (Piazza Esedra)" entrance on the day of your visit
  • Please note that you cannot use any other entrance and that you can redeem your entrance ticket only on the day of your visit!
Cancellation policies vary according to activity type. Please check the conditions of your required activity Entry ticket + Audio tour.
Meet the host, Raffaele
On WeGoTrip since 2019
I live in Naples and i am an archaeologist. Pompeii and its streets have no secrets for me. Let me bring you back to the past!
1 rating & review
April 2023
Raffaele's storytelling, knowledge and respect for the site really brought Pompeii to life for me during my visit. Pompeii was the number one place I wanted to visit in Italy, so I'll be forever grateful for the experience. Highly recommend
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