Escape From Pompeii at Busch Gardens Williamsburg Escape From Pompeii at Busch Gardens Williamsburg
Escape From Pompeii

Escape From Pompeii water ride

Tour of ancient ruins flume experience

Even the mighty Roman Empire had been no match for Mt. Vesuvius, which draped Pompeii with a blanket of lava and ash, erasing it from the map for nearly 1,700 years. But don't worry, this angry volcano has long been at rest.

Or has it? Hold on tight as a leisurely boat ride through the ruins of this great city suddenly turns explosive.

NOTE: The heavier the boat is on this water ride, the bigger the splash.

  1. Min. Rider Height
  2. Thrill Level
  3. Ride Type
    Water Ride
  4. Ride Type
    Family Ride

Did You Know?

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If you're observing

You can spray unsuspecting riders (additional fee).

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If you're soaked

You can stop by our large family dryer to warm up.

Accessibility information

Our Park Accessibility Guides include important information for our guests with disabilities and functional needs or for those who may require additional assistance. These guides provide details about rider requirements, accessible entrances/exits, park accommodations and more. We encourage guests to use these resources with our park maps, which include other helpful services and locations like First Aid, nursing stations and service animal relief areas.

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