A substantial amount of walking is required at Pompeii and surfaces are uneven and cobbled. Flat, comfortable shoes are recommended. The drive between Sorrento and Pompeii takes approximately 1 hour, however heavy traffic and delays may be experienced. Pushchairs are not recommended at Pompeii. For security reasons, it is forbidden to enter the excavations with big bags or backpacks and as lockers are not available, it is recommended to leave them the coach.