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Rome Sorrento and the Amalfi Coast – Tour IT147

A semi escorted tour that explores Rome and Italy’s Southern treasures. Taste Neapolitan specialities in Naples. Explore the fascinating archeology of Pompeii. See beautiful orange and lemon groves in Sorrento and try the bittersweet Limoncello liqueur. Visit the famous Blue Grotto and the Isle of Capri. Enjoy free time to explore picturesque Amalfi where you can swim in the Mediterranean or wander the medieval streets looking for treasures of your own to bring home. 

7 nights / 8 days – Daily departures from March 30th to October 29th, 2019

Visit: Rome, Naples, Pompeii, Sorrento, Capri, Positano, Amalfi Coast, Amalfi, Rome

Day 1 – ROME

Transfer from the airport in Rome to the Hotel. Rest of the day at leisure and overnight. Dinner is not included. Meals: None

Day 2 – ROME

American Buffet breakfast at the hotel. You will be picked up in the morning at around 9.00am and you will embark on a 3 hour “Discovering Rome” walking tour. The tour will begin from Largo Argentina and continue to, Piazza Navona, Pantheon and the Trevi Fountain. The tour will end at the Spanish steps. (no drop off at the Hotel) Rest of the day at leisure and overnight. Dinner is not included. Meals: B

Day 3 – ROME-NAPLES-POMPEII-SORRENTO

Depart from Rome to Naples. Pick up from the hotel will be from 6.30am to 7.00am.  Please remember to order your breakfast box at your hotel the day before departure. Upon arrival in Naples our local guide will take us for a walking tour of the historical center to admire Piazza del Plebiscito, the Royal Palace, Piazza del Municipio, the Gallery of Umberto I and the San Carlo Opera House. Upon leaving the city, we continue to Pompeii. Lunch today is included and will be in a traditional restaurant with Neapolitan specialities, mineral water and 1 soft drink are included. We will then visit a coral and cameo factory where we will have the opportunity to admire and purchase items made with a technique dating back to the Greek times. This will be followed by a visit to the Pompeii excavations. This ancient

Roman city was destroyed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D. This archaeological journey through the ancient city will give you the opportunity to better understand how Romans used to live during ancient times. Proceed to SORRENTO, the gateway of Amalfi coast with its colorful historical center. It also has a pretty waterfront with fishing boats and the new Marina Grande cruise pier. Check in at the hotel in Sorrento, dinner and overnight. Meals: L D

Day 4 – SORRENTO – CAPRI – SORRENTO

American buffet breakfast at the hotel. Today we depart the hotel at 07.30/7.45 am bound for the island of CAPRI. You will board the ferry and arrive in MARINA GRANDE. Once on the island you will visit the BLUE GROTTO (weather permitting) and stop at the famous Piazzetta. A minibus will take you up to ANACAPRI. After lunch in Anacapri, you will return to Marina Grande where you will board the ferry for your transfer back to Sorrento. Dinner and overnight at the hotel. Meals: B L D

Day 5 – SORRENTO – POSITANO- AMALFI COAST

American buffet breakfast at the hotel and departure to AMALFI COAST at 9.30am via the breathtaking Amalfi Coast drive. En-route stop in POSITANO. Upon arrival at the picturesque village of Positano, enjoy approximately 2 hours of free time to explore the narrow lanes and abundance of souvenir shops. Alternatively, laze on the beach or visit the Church of Santa Maria Assunta (own expense). Leaving Positano we arrive in Amalfi, check in at the hotel and time at leisure. You can reach the beach and plunge into the water of the Mediterranean Sea. Alternatively, you can discover the amazing villages of the coast. Overnight at the hotel. Meals: B

Day 6 – AMALFI COAST

American Buffet breakfast at the hotel and time at leisure to visit the historic center of Amalfi. Its historic center is justly considered an outdoor museum. It’s well preserved architecture a reminder of its rich maritime past. You can also visit the picturesque RAVELLO with the beautiful Villa Ruffolo and magnificent gardens of Villa Cimbrone or you can decide to spend the day on the beach. Have a romantic dinner in one of the pretty restaurants all around the harbor or taste the delicious street food. Overnight in Amalfi. Meals: B

Day 7 – AMALFI COAST – POMPEII – ROME

American buffet breakfast at the hotel. Morning at leisure. Meeting point at the hotel at 2.00/2.30pm and transfer to Pompeii where you will join the bus to come back to Rome. Arrival in Rome around 9.00pm and drop off at the hotel. Overnight in Rome. Meals: B

Day 8 – ROME

American buffet breakfast at the hotel. End of our services. Meals: B

Includes:

  • 2+1 Accommodation in 4* hotel in Rome
  • 2 Accommodation in 4* hotel in Sorrento
  • 2 accommodation in 4* hotel in Amalfi coast area
  • 7 American buffet breakfast
  • Arrival transfer from FCO/CIA or TERMINI station to the hotel in Rome
  • 3hrs guided walking tour in Rome
  • 1 lunch in Naples/ Pompeii (water and 1 soft drink included)
  • 1 lunch in Capri (No drinks included)
  • 2 dinners in Sorrento (no drinks included)
  • Guided tour of Pompeii including entrance fee
  • Full day excursion to Capri
  • Visit to the Blue Grotto (weather permitting/ entrance fee included)
  • Ground transportation by deluxe motor coach with air conditioning
  • Multilingual tour English – Spanish – French
  • 1 bag per person allowed plus one piece of hand luggage
  • Tour assistant available for the whole tour except in Amalfi.

Excludes:

  • Flights
  • Any meals or drinks not listed
  • City taxes to be paid directly at the hotels. Approximately Euro 1-3 per person per night

Optional Services:

  • Extra nights in Rome pre or post tour
  • Departure transfer to airport or train station – On request
  • Optional suggested tours. On request

Hotels: (or similar)

  • Rome: Hotel Gambrinus 4* / Rivoli 4*
  • Sorrento: Hotel Vesuvio 4* / Michelangelo 4* / La Residenza 4* / Crawford 4*
  • Amalfi Coast: (Maiori / Minori / Ravello / Vietri / Cetara) Hotel Pietra Di Luna 4* / Redinna Palace 4* / Villa Romana 4* / Giorano 4* / Cetus 4* / Due Torri 4* / Lloyds Baya 4*

Price Per Person in Euro:

 

 

  • US$price will vary with the exchange rate
  • Sharing a double room with 2 adults