Excursions : Oplontis
Oplontis is one of the archaeological vesuvian sites burried by the eruption of the 79 a.C.
It is probably the one that offers an excellent witness suburb of Pompeii. The site has a villa by archaeologist considered the residence of Poppea Sabina, wife of Nerone, whose interior is decorated with masaics and paintings.
The villa is made up of vast spaces with terraces, spa and gardens. The main garden is characterized by a large pool which in antiquity was decorated with statues and fountains.
Oplontis today is in the list of the Unesco World heritage sites.
- Oplontis visit can be combined with one of these excursions: Pompeii, Oplontis, Sorrento, Naples, Amalfi and Vesuvius.