Sorrento Pompeii and the Amalfi Coast
Rome Naples Pompeii Sorrento Capri Sorrento Amalfi
8days/7nights – or 5 days/4 nights without Rome # 3
Apr – 31 Oct 2017 Daily departures from Rome
A short and convenient trip to the south with visit to the world renowned site of Pompeii and the charming island of Capri. Spend two nights on the spectacular Amalfi Coast with plenty of free time to admire unparalelled scenery.
Day 1 ROME Arrival transfer from the airport to the Hotel. Rest od the day at leisure. Overnight stay.
Day 2 ROME After breakfast 9 a.m. departure from the hotel for a sightseeing tour to the center of Rome. Visit Campo de’Fiori, Piazza Farnese, Navona Square, the Pantheon and Trevi Fountain and th Spanish Steps. In the afternoon explore the rest of the city at your own leisure or take an optional excursion from Rome. Overnight stay.
Day 3 ROME – NAPLES – POMPEII – SORRENTO Departure to NAPLES at 7 a.m. Coach transfer to Naples. Walking sightseeing of Naples with our local guide to see the Piazza del Plebistico, Royal Palace, Galley of Umberto and the San Carlo Opera house, the oldest still funcitining opera house in the world. Continue to POMPEII. Visit to a cameo factory, then lunch in a typical local restaurant. After lunch we will visit the famous ruins of the buried Roman city, Pompeii, covered by lava ash in 79 B.C, then we will drive along the beautiful Sorrentine coast, famous for it beautiful vistas, rugged shore line and many orange, lemons and olive trees. Dinner and overnight in Sorrento.
Day 4 SORRENTO – CAPRI – SORRENTO After brekfast boat excursion to Capri to discover the beauty of this wonderful island. Upon arrival at the central marina, visit to the Blue Grotto (weather permitting) . and the Gardens of Augustus. Continue by minibus thorough the scenic drive to the top of the island, Anacapri with fabolous vistas all over the bay. Lunch in a typical restaurant. Afternoon return to Sorrento by ferry. Dinner and overnight in Sorrento.
Day 5 SORRENTO – AMALFI COAST – AMALFI Morning departure (9:30am) to Amalfi driving through the celebrated coast of the same name with the most spectacular vistas anywhere in the world. En-route you will see Positano and other picturesque fishing villages. Time at leisure in Amalfi to visit the beach or the exotic white-washed town of Amalfi with its many narrow alleyways. Dinner and overnight at youtr hotel in Amalfi.
Day 6 AMALFI Time at leisure in Amalfi. You can take a local bus and visit Ravello or Positano or discover the white washed town of Arabic influence. You can alos take time to relax and or swim in the water of the Mediterranean Sea. Dinner and overnight in Amalfi.
Day 7 AMALFI – POMPEII – ROME Buffet breakfast. Morning at leisure, early afternoon minibus transfer (3:30 p.m.) to Pompeii from where we will connect to our bus and start our trip back to Rome. Estimated arrival in Rome around 9 p.m. Overnight in Rome
Day 8 ROME Buffet breakfast. End of the tour. There is a possibility to add extra night to this tour in Amalfi or Sorrento.
Tour is operated on semi-escorted basis and includes:
* Accommodation in 4 Star hotels
* Buffet breakfast daily
* Four dinners and two lunches (drinks not included)
* Arrival airport to hotel transfer in Rome 7 night version only
* Service charges and taxes included (except city tax is payable locally at the hotels)
* Ground transportation by deluxe motorcoach – Transfer from Sorrento to Amalfi , from Amalfi to Pompeii and return to Rome by bus
* Assistant during the program (not in Rome and Amalfi)
* Sightseeing tours as indicated in the itinerary – Half day walking tour in Rome, full day excursion to Pompeii, full day excursion to Capri
* Visit the Blue Grotto (weather permitting)
* English-French-Spanish guides
* Entrance fees
This program is a package trip combined of different regular excursions and private arrangements
HOTELS used :
* In Rome
Hotel Gioberti 4* , hotel Villa Franca or hotel Commodore 4* (Hotel Romanico Palace 4* Sup with supplement!)
* In Sorrento G.H. Vesuvio **** or similar
* In Amalfi GH Excelsior **** or hotel La Bussola
Prices- Apr – 31 Oct 2017 for departures for 5 days 4 nights without Rome ($ rate varies depending the exchange)
Euro 691 per person in double
Euro 898 in single room
Euro 664 per person in triple room
Euro 553 for a child sharing a room with 2 adults (age 2-11)
Prices- Jan – 31 Oct 2017 departures for 8 days 7 nights ($ rate varies depending the exchange)
Euro 965 per person in double
Euro 1369 in single room
Euro 909 per person in triple room
Euro 767 for a child sharing a room with 2 adults (age 2-11)
Supplement for hotel Romanico Palace: Euro 80 per person in double Euro 130 in single room Euro 70 per person in triple room Euro 65 for a child sharing a room with 2 adults (age 2-11)