Visiting Mount Vesuvius and Pompeii Ruins are on the top of many travelers’ bucket lists - and for good reason. The fascinating, ancient ruins of Pompeii will tickle any history lover pink, and a short 8 km away, Mount Vesuvius stands tall as a mesmerizing natural wonder. Both sites are known to be iconic points of interest in Italy, attracting travelers from all over the country. If you can tick off both Italian attractions in one go, it will help streamline your Italy itinerary, helping you fit in everything on your list of things to do in Italy. The following three activities offer the convenience of visiting these sites - with your family, your partner or alone.