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From Rome: Pompeii Day Trip
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Italy has some of the most picturesque and breathtaking cities to visit. At the heart of it you can find Rome, one of the best connected cities in Italy, making it the ideal location to head out on a great weekend getaway. Pompeii, Naples, Amalfi Coast, Venice, Florence, Tivoli, Vatican City, Cinque Terre, Siena, and more are some of the best day trip destinations. If you're looking for a fun weekend activity, we recommend going for a day trip from Rome.
The top day trips from Rome are:
  • Amalfi Coast day trips: Situated along the southern coast of Italy, the Amalfi Coast is known for its dramatic scenery, pretty towns, cultural sites, and delicious food. Visitors can enjoy a range of activities such as swimming, sunbathing, hiking, and boat trips.
  • Siena: Siena is a beautiful city in Tuscany, Italy, known for its medieval architecture, art, culture, and cuisine. Visitors can enjoy a range of activities such as exploring the historic center, visiting Siena Cathedral, climbing the Palio bell tower, wine tastings, and tours.
  • Rome to Naples: Naples is a lively and vibrant city in southern Italy. It is known for its stunning coastline, delicious food, and rich history. Visitors can explore the historic center, visit the archaeological site of Pompeii, and take a boat trip to the nearby island of Capri.
  • Rome to Pompeii day trips: Pompeii is an archaeological site in southern Italy that was destroyed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD. Today, its wonderfully preserved ruins draw in tourists from all around the world. Visit Pompeii to know about life, culture, and behavior in ancient Rome.
  • Florence to Rome: Florence has rightly been designated as the birthplace of the Renaissance era, widely renowned for its art, architecture, and culture. Some of the most popular sights here include the Duomo Florence, Uffizi Gallery, Accademia Gallery, and more.
The closest day trips from Rome that offer plentiful to see and do are:
  • Castel Gandolfo: 24 km
  • Ostia Antica: 26 km
  • Tivoli: 33 km
  • Amalfi: 147 km
  • Naples: 227 km
Yes, most day trips booked online do include round trip transfers. You will commute in a comfortable AC coach and will be picked up from your uotel or a common meeting point in the city. Online reservations help you save time, money, and the hassle of planning your own commute.
Yes, some day trips do include meals and drinks as part of the tour package. Depending on the experience you opt for, you may be treated to authentic Italian meals which may include pasta, risotto, sandwiches, and of course, drinks such as prosecco and champagne. In case your experience does not include meals, you would be given ample time to explore and dine at the day trip destination of your choice.
The top day trips from Rome, their distance, time taken to reach, and tour duration are:
  • Civitavecchia
    Distance: 71.9 km
    Travel time: 1 to 1 hour 20 minutes depending on the mode of transport.
    Day tour duration: 9-12 hours
  • Castel Gandolfo
    Distance: 24.0 km
    Travel time: 35 to 45 minutes depending on the mode of transport
    Day tour duration: 6-7 hours
  • Tivoli
    Distance: 33 km
    Travel time: 40 minutes to an hour depending on the mode of transport and route taken
    Day tour duration: 6-8 hours
  • Naples
    Distance: 226 km
    Travel time: 2.5 hours, depending on depending on the mode of transport and route taken
    Day tour duration: 12-14 hours
  • Pompeii
    Distance: 242 km
    Travel time: 2.5 hours, depending on depending on the mode of transport and route taken
    Day tour duration: 10-12 hours
Most day trips from Rome, when booked online, offer a host of inclusions to the guest. These include transfers to and from the city, an expert tour guide, and entry tickets for the attractions you will visit. The transfers will mostly be via comfortable AC coaches, while a local experienced guide will accompany you along the way giving you detailed insight into the town's history, culture, and attractions. You will also get direct entry or skip-theline tickets that will allow you to skip the long waiting lines at the destinations. You may also have the option to choose delicious meals or a wine tour as a part of the tour.
How do I travel from Rome by train? Most regions from Rome are accessible by train. Here is how you can reach your day trip destinations from Rome, via train:
  • Amalfi Coast: The main station is Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi stop. From Roma Termini station, it would take you about 2.5 hours to get to the Amalfi Coast.
  • Siena: The nearest train station is Bivio Campania within the province of Siena. From Roma Termini, it would take you about 3.5 hours to get to Siena.
  • Naples: Napoli P. Garibaldi is the main station of the city and is easily accessible through a direct train from Rome. You would get there in less than 1.5 hours.
  • Pompeii: Pompei is the main station of the city and can be accessed via a direct train from Rome. It would take a little over 2 hours to get there.
  • Florence: Firenze Porta Al Prato, Firenze San Marco Vecchio, Firenze Campo Marte, Firenze Rifredi, and Firenze Rovezzano are the main train stations that connect all corners of the city and are connected via REG. It would take you about 1.5 hours to get to Florence.
Day trip destinations from Rome are well connected to each other and from Rome. You can follow the following routes for the best experience:
  • Amalfi Coast: The E45 lane is the best drive from Rome to Angri. Take the SP2b lane from there to Valico di Chiunzi. From there the SP1 lane will lead you to Amalfi Coast.
  • Siena: E35 lane to the north of Rome is the best and fastest drive to reach Siena within 2.5 hours.
  • Naples: Take the E45 towards the south to reach Naples from Rome in under 2.5 hours.
  • Pompeii: The E45 lane from Naples is the best lane to reach Pompeii within 30 minutes from Naples and 3 hours from Rome.
  • Florence: Take the E35 lane to reach Florence from Rome in the shortest drive and fastest time.
Some of the essentials you will need for a day trip are:
  • Confirmed booking on phone or a physical copy
  • A backpack with your ID, credit card, cash, charging cable
  • A water bottle
  • Light jacket, sweater or raincoat (depending on the season you plan to travel)
  • A power bank
  • Comfortable shoes

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