Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Ercolano

Enjoy the history and other features of Ercolano. This welcoming city is known for its local tours, seaside and archaeology. Local cultural sights include Ercolano Ruins and Museo Archeologico Virtuale. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Ercolano

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Ercolano a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Naples Aquarium (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Rai Production Center (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Giardino Zoologico (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Edenlandia (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Zoo di Napoli (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Terme di Agnano Napoli (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ercolano

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Ercolano. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Villa Comunale (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Marina Grande Beach (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Port of Granatello (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Mount Vesuvius (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Vesuvius National Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Botanical Garden of Naples (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Ercolano

The nearest airport is in Naples (NAP-Naples Intl.), located 6 mi (9.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Salerno (QSR-Costa d'Amalfi), which is 32.2 mi (51.8 km) away.

Consider catching the metro at Ercolano Scavi Station or Miglio D'oro Station to easily get around the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Ercolano?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,246 vacation rentals near Ercolano. From 679 Houses to 1,139 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ercolano for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Ercolano?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Ercolano:

  • Positano City Centre: 395 vacation rentals
  • Sorrento City Centre: 788 vacation rentals
  • Historical Center: 1,585 vacation rentals
  • Quartieri Spagnoli: 893 vacation rentals
  • Vomero: 1,531 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Ercolano?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Ercolano. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Vesuvius National Park: 6,677 vacation rentals
  • Herculaneum: 6,671 vacation rentals
  • Museo Archeologico Virtuale: 6,671 vacation rentals
  • Mercato di Pugliano: 6,669 vacation rentals
  • Ercolano Scavi Station: 6,661 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ercolano listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Ercolano?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 679 Houses in Ercolano. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ercolano include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,139 rentals available
  • Villas: 37 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ercolano?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 69 vacation rentals with pool available in Ercolano. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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