Why you should do a private tour of Pompeii

Learn about the devastation that happened in Pompeii on your own private guided tour.

Pompeii is the city that was frozen in time in 79 AD when Mount Vesuvius erupted. The thick volcanic ash is what helped the city preserve so well to how we can see it today.

If you are thinking of doing a private tour of Pompeii, we certainly think it is worth it! There are plenty of perks to having your own private tour.Pompeii

You can go at your own pace

Sometimes regular tours you book can feel a bit rushed, but with your own private tour, you can take your time. You also get picked up from your accommodation, so there isn’t a hassle to find a meeting point.

The itinerary is tailored to you

Your own personal itinerary will be suited for you with everything you will want to see! If you find there is something missing, you can let us know and we can try to organise it and have it included for your private tour.

What should I see at Pompeii?

Pompeii has a fascinating history and is best to be explored with a knowledgeable guide. Your private tour will likely include the following attractions inside Pompeii.

Pompeii Forum


A Forum was rather common in towns throughout Italy, being the focal point with the main public buildings. The Forum included market stalls, temples, and administrative buildings.

As you walk around the Forum, you will also have a great view of Mount Vesuvius.

The Basilica is right by the Forum and was the town’s law court. It is believed the Basilica was a place for businessmen would make deals and it played a crucial role in Pompeii.

Pompeii’s brothel
It was rather normal for Roman men to visit the brothels in Pompeii as it was like any other store offering a service. Inside the brothels you see today are the stone beds and fresco paintings on the walls. These paintings are believed to either have been a service the visitor could select or to help the customer get in the mood.

The House of Vettii
This house is known to be one of the richest and most famous houses in Pompeii. The House of Vettii has amazing frescos, a garden, and sculptures.

House of Vettii

Thermal baths
There are five different ancient Roman bathing complexes in Pompeii. These thermal baths were an important part of society for the Pompeii residents. It allowed people to socialise and bond as they all relaxed in the baths.

Some of the thermal baths also included massage rooms, libraries, and sports activities.

Ready to book a private tour for yourself? Click here and start organising your own private tour of Pompeii!

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