Main Attractions in Pompei
- Visit ancient Pompeii
- Termas Stabiane
- The Forum Baths
- House of Faun
- Temple of Apollo
- Hiking the crater edge of Vesuvius
- Roman bakery
- The city of Pompei (as Italians refer to it)
- Rome (3 hour bus ride away)
- Naples (40 min bus ride)
- Amalfi Coast (1 hour away)
Did you know…?
The fastest and easiest way to find a brothel in Pompeii is to look for the stone penis? Be sure to ask your tour guide how to find it!
Weather in Pompei
The average annual temperatures in Pompeii play between 10.4°C to 20.4°C, and the city receives an average of 2,376 hours of sunshine in a year. The rainfall in Pompeii is mostly seasonal, with the autumn month of November recording the highest amount of precipitation at 163mm. The driest season in Pompeii is during the summer, particularly on July, wherein the rain only amounts to around 25mm. During this season, Pompeii experiences blazing hot temperatures during the day, reaching averages of around 26°C during the first two months of summer and reaching as high as 30°C on late July or August.
If you’re going to Pompeii, then don’t miss going to the Amalfi Coast. Period.
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