No trip to Italy is complete without a visit to Pompeii with an expert archaeologist! Meet your local guide as you step off the train at Pompeii station and get fast track entrance to the ruins. Pompeii was a prosperous Roman city until Mt. Vesuvius erupted and the entire area and population was engulfed with burning pyroclastic flow and covered in ash. See moments of terror frozen in time, death postures and ruins unchanged from near two millennia ago. Walk down original ancient streets and see richly coloured frescoes which still adorn this amazing place. After your Pompeii tour you may remain inside the area until closing time, the city holds many secrets and you can find them!