Mount Vesuvius

Mount Vesuvius

Mount Vesuvius is the only active volcano in mainland Europe. It is best known for the 79AD eruption which destroyed the city of Pompeii. Since then it has erupted more than 30 times, the last time in 1944. Vesuvius is in a national park and there are nine nature walks around the crater with spectacular views.
Towers Hotel
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  • Belfast, Fri 03 May 2019
  • 7 Nights, Bed and Breakfast
  • 2 Adults, 0 Children

Towers Hotel

Castellammare di Stabia, Sorrento Area

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15.1 Km to Mount Vesuvius

  • Great value for money
  • Spectacular views over the Bay of Naples
  • Private beach with sunbathing platform
  • Relaxing fitness & wellness area
  • Shuttle bus to the nearest rail station
Hotel Oriente
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  • London Stansted, Thu 27 Sep 2018
  • 7 Nights, Half Board
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Hotel Oriente

Vico Equense, Sorrento Area

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17.6 Km to Mount Vesuvius

  • Close to the beach
  • Sunbeds and umbrella for beach included
  • Beautiful coastal views
  • Terrace with whirlpool
  • Relaxed ambience
Grand Hotel Angiolieri
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  • London Stansted, Sun 14 Oct 2018
  • 7 Nights, Bed and Breakfast
  • 2 Adults, 0 Children

Grand Hotel Angiolieri

Seiano, Sorrento Area

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18.3 Km to Mount Vesuvius

  • Infinity pool
  • Beautiful coastal views
  • Historic building
Herculaneum

Herculaneum

Sorrento Area

Herculaneum was destroyed with Pompeii when Mount Vesuvius erupted. Less well-known than Pompeii, it has fewer visitors. The ruins here are better preserved as it was buried in a mudslide rather than hot ash....

7.1 Km to Mount Vesuvius - Map

Pompeii

Pompeii

Sorrento Area

Pompeii lay buried for centuries after Mount Vesuvius erupted, covering it in a layer of burning pumice fragments. In 1748, excavations began, and today this UNESCO World Heritage you can see the remains of...

9.5 Km to Mount Vesuvius - Map

Day trip to Pompeii

Day trip to Pompeii

Sorrento Centre, Sorrento Area

Explore the fascinating ruins of the ancient city of Pompeii on a day trip from Sorrento. Famed for being destroyed by a volcanic eruption from Mount Vesuvius, it features buildings with frescos, mosaics and...

10.3 Km to Mount Vesuvius - Map