Il Vesuvio

Vesuvius caused the destruction of Pompeii, Herculaneum and Stabiae by the eruption of 79 A.D. From the top of Mount Vesuvius there is a magnificent view over the Gulf of Naples. It can be reached by bus or car (1000 m above sea level), then the rest of the route is done on foot. And 'possible to visit the crater of the mountain guides.