Thanks to the presence of the royal court to the nearby Portici, there was between seven and eight hundred a phenomenon of construction of villas along everything the Miglio d'Oro, current Corso Resina. There are a total of 122 Vesuvian Villas, of which only 22 at Herculaneum. Today you can visit four villas - Villa Campolieto, Villa Ruggero, the Park on the sea of Villa Favorita and Villa of the Brooms - with a ticket at Villa Campolieto.
For more information see the website of the Vesuvian Villas sito dell’Ente Vesuviane.
Archaeological Site Vesuvian Villas Resina Vesuvius Vesuvian Area