Pompeii, a captivating ancient Roman city, lies frozen in time beneath layers of volcanic ash and pumice. In 79 AD, Mount Vesuvius erupted, preserving Pompeii’s streets, buildings, and artifacts for centuries. Today, this UNESCO World Heritage site offers a unique glimpse into daily life during the Roman Empire, attracting history enthusiasts and curious travelers from around the world.
Pompei Travel Guide
Welcome to Pompeii! In this Category Overview you will read more about Activities in Pompei, where to eat (Restaurants for local cuisine), how to get around and more. In case you wonder, Pompei is the modern City, Pompeii are the ruins of the ancient Roman city (nowadays an open-air museum).