This is the first tour in the Pompeii Saga of virtual tours. Because the archaeological site is is so large, (124 acres) the tour must be broken up into different parts.
I am excited to take you to to one of the most fascinating places on the globe: Pompeii! Comfortably seated in your home, office, with your family or with friends and colleagues, enjoy this virtual journey with the expertise of an Archaeologist specialized in classical antiquities.
Explore the ancient city of Pompeii its ruins and take a trip back in time with your Local and Expert Archaeologist Live on Site! Without waiting for queues at the ticket office, you’ll start from the main entrance of the city: Porta Marina Superiore. From there looking at the volcano, the Mt. Vesuvius you’ll pass through the Basilica, the Forum with the market and the main Temples, walking through the Decumanus Major (Main street of Pompeii), looking closely and from inside the Baths, the roman fast food shop and much more.
The main highlights for this tour: City Gate and walls, roman thermpolium (fast food), Basilica, Temple of Venus, Forum (Main roman Square), Temple of Jupiter, Main roman road, roman market, Bodies.
Meet Your Guide
Grand Tour Experience
Raffaele is a Neapolitan Archaeologist with 13 years of field experience and he's an Official Tour Guide of the Region Campania. He has a BA in Archaeology, a master in Classical Archaeology and a Ph.D in Archeological Heritage. Also he works on archeological excavations in Naples and in March 2021 he discovered a roman villa built outside the ancient Pompeii. Since he was a child, he has always loved the ancient history of Greece and Rome as well as art.
His company Grand Tour Experience) runs tours and experiences through all Italy and organizes incentive travels or private events at uncommon and prestigious locations.- The municipality of City of Pompeii has awarded us the Prize for great and honorable guide and we are proud of it! (Oct 2019)- In September 2019 the Nobel Prize for Medicine 2011 Dr. B. Beutler was with us for a tour of Pompeii.
Preparing for your Experience
Stable internet & Zoom