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Mount Vesuvius, Naples

Mount Vesuvius - Naples, Italy
Mount Vesuvius
Parco Nazionale del Vesuvio, Terzigno, Italy 80044Map
+39 081 40 2394(Tourist Information)
Neighborhood: Outside the City
Overview

Mount Vesuvius is a beautiful mountain famed for being among one of the three active volcanoes in Italy. It is also known for its mythical and religious importance, such as the snake-like image formed around the mountain after the eruptions which were considered to be a divine manifestation. No one can forget the infamous eruption in the year 79 CE, which destroyed the prospering city of Pompeii. If you are interested in natural history or are fascinated by ancient Roman tales, Mount Vesuvius is a must-visit for you.

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