Life in the Roman Empire

4 days/3 nights

From only £369pp

Overview

4 days/3 nights From only £369pp

Visit Pompeii and Herculaneum, two towns inadvertently preserved by the eruption of vesuvius in 79 A.D. to provide an unrivalled insight into life in Roman Italy. Retrace the steps of prominent individuals such as Caecilius and institutions within the two cities through funeral monuments and public inscriptions, allowing students to cement their own knowledge and understanding of the affluent Roman towns. Marvel at the unrivalled mosaics boasting the leisurely routine of the Roman baths and impressive aqueduct systems.

What's included in the trip?

  • Return scheduled/‘no frills’ flights
  • Accommodation on a half board basis
  • Max 4 bedded rooms for students
  • Single/twin rooms for leaders
  • Free itinerary planning and visits booking service
  • Comprehensive travel pack
  • 1:10 leader place ratio

Sample itinerary

  • Day 1

    Depart UK for Naples. Naples National Archaeological Museum. Evening meal in hotel.

  • Day 2

    Full day excursion to Mount Vesuvius and Pompeii. Evening meal in hotel.

  • Day 3

    Full day excursion to Herculaneum Scavi and Virtual Reality Museum. Evening meal in hotel.

  • Day 4

    Villa Oplontis. Depart Naples.

Accommodation