Important Info

Opening hours:

All year long, everyday

January-February-November-December: 09:00 - 15:00
March-October: 09:00 - 16:00
April-May-June-September: 09:00 - 17:00
July-August: 09:00 - 18:00

For safe reason or in case of bad weather the ascent can stopped by vulcanological guides

Ticket:

For the visit to the crater an entrance fee is charged. The ticket includes guide service

  • Ticket Price: € 10.00
  • Discount price: € 8,00

The entry is free for visitors less than 1,2 metres tall, with parents.
This policy does not apply to children in groups.

Discounted tickets are available for students supplied by a signed presentation letter from the school and travel agencies who previously contact and register at the Ente Parco Nazionale del Vesuvio .

Prices are subject to change.

Duration:

Although the duration of the hike can widely changes according to the age and health of visitors,  generally the whole hike  takes 90 minutes

How to get there by car:

Take the motorway A3 Napoli-Salerno until the exit Torre del Greco or Ercolano and then go on following the road sign to Vesuvio.

How to get there by bus:

From Neaples to Sorrento the Railway Circumvesuviana joins all the vesuvian towns. From Pompeii and Hercolaneum take the public bus EAV to reach the crater toll free number 800 053939

:
Head office:

Via S. Vito,151 - 80056 Ercolano (Na).

Phone:

Fax:

081/7775720

Email:

guidevesuvio@virgilio.it