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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  • Manchester, Sun 03 May 2020
  • 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 Mary
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  • Belfast, Sun 31 May 2020
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Hotel Mary

Vico Equense, Sorrento Area

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Based on 535 reviews

18.0 Km to Mount Vesuvius

  • Stunning views
  • Private bathing platform
  • Traditional decor
  • Family-run hotel
  • Authentic Italian restaurant
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  • Leeds Bradford, Wed 15 Jul 2020
  • 7 Nights, Half Board
  • 3 Adults, 0 Children

Eden Bleu

Vico Equense, Sorrento Area

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Based on 105 reviews

18.1 Km to Mount Vesuvius

  • 190m from the beach
  • Located in Marina d'Aequa fishing village
  • Recently refurbished rooms
  • Peaceful atmosphere
  • Close to shops, bars and restaurants
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 at this UNESCO World Heritage Site, you can see the...

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