Splendid Amalfi Coast: Sorrento + Maiori
- 5 Days
- 5 Days
- Prices From:
- US$ 992
Discover the Amalfi Coast on this semi-escorted tour. Visit popular highlights and sights including Naples, ancient Pompeii, Sorrento, Capri and Maiori. Enjoy the expertise of professional guided excursions, comfortable transportation and free time at leisure to discover this stunning region at your own pace.
Explore one of Italy’s most glorious coastlines on this active tour departing from Rome. Explore the ruins of Pompeii, immerse yourself in gritty and exciting Naples, and be transported by the beauty of Sorrento and Maiori for an Amalfi adventure you won’t soon forget.
This 5-day trip takes you from Rome to Italy’s much-loved Amalfi Coast. This is the ideal Amalfi trip for travellers who like to explore on their own two feet, enjoying Italy’s history, natural beauty, and appetite for good living.
Set out from Rome and take a walking tour through the historical centre of Naples. Unabashedly a working-class port, this is also the city that gifted the world pizza – not to make lunch suggestions, but we’re making lunch suggestions! The afternoon is spent exploring the ruins of Pompeii, the ancient city destroyed by the eruption of Mount Versuvius. The evening is spent in Sorrento, widely thought to be one of the most beautiful towns in Italy. The next day, board an early ferry to visit the famed Blue Grotto on Capri. Your next major stop is Maiori, where you’ll enjoy a full day to explore this popular coastal town, blessed with the longest stretch of beach on the Amalfi. Return to Rome for your onward journey.
- 5 Days
- 5 Days
- Prices From:
- US$ 992
Itinerary View Trip Map
Rome - Naples - Pompeii - Sorrento
Today, you have an early departure from Rome where you will travel in a comfortable air-conditioned coach bus, accompanied by a multiligual tour leader. Head towards Naples. Upon arrival in Naples, enjoy a walking tour of the historical centre to admire the Piazza del Plebiscito, the Royal Palace, the Gallery of Umberto I, and the San Carlo Opera House. Stop for lunch where you will enjoy typical Neapolitan specialties such as mozzarella, pizza or pasta, including soft drinks. After lunch, continue to to the ancient city of Pompeii and learn about this important ancient Roman city which was destroyed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvio in 79 A.D. and buried under 4 to 6 meters of ash and stones. You will also enjoy a short visit to a coral and cameo factory. After the tour, proceed to Sorrento, the charming town of the Sorrentine Peninsula, famous for the cultivation of oranges, lemons and olive trees. Tonight, enjoy dinner and free time at your leisure.
|Meal Plan||Lunch and Dinner|
Sorrento - Capri - Sorrento
After breakfast, depart early for a tour to the picturesque island of Capri and Anacapri. Board the ferry and arrive at the Marina Grande. Once on the island you will visit, the Blue Grotto (weather permitting) and the Augustus Gardens with a stop at the famous Piazzetta. Next, board a minibus up to Anacapri where you will enjoy lunch before returning back to the Marina Grande to board your ferry back to Sorrento. Enjoy dinner tonight followed by free time at your leisure. Don't miss the opportunity to discover this elegant seaside town.
|Meal Plan||Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner|
Sorrento - Maiori
After breakfast, depart Sorrento and head towards Maiori. Take in the breathtaking Amalfi coastal route enjoying magnificent view of Positano and other picturesque fishing villages. Upon arrival in Maiori, you are at leisure to discover this popular Amalfi town at your own pace. Maiori has the longest unbroken stretch of beach on the Amalfi coastline.
|Meal Plan||Breakfast and Lunch|
Today, you are free to discover the beauty of this wonderful coastal village or to explore the area. There is a "open bus" service going to Amalfi and Ravello or perhaps just plunge into the water of the Mediterranean sea.
|Meal Plan||Breakfast and Dinner|
Maiori - Pompeii - Rome
This morning, you are at leisure. In the afternoon, you will board a bus to transfer and head towards Pompeii where you will join another group for your return back to Rome.
Daily. April to October
- 2 nights' first class accommodations in Sorrento
- 2 nights' first class accommodations in Maiori
- Transportation by deluxe air-conditioned motor coach
- Professional multilingual tour guide
- 4 breakfasts, 4 dinners (drinks not included) , 1 lunch in Naples, 1 lunch in Capri (drinks not included)
- Full day excursion to Pompeii
- Full day excursion to Capri and Anacapri
- Visit of the Blue Grotto (weather permitting)
- Entrance fees
- Travel insurance
- International and domestic airfare & airfare taxes
- Hotel pick-up in Rome on Day 1
- Visa fees if applicable
- Meals and beverages not mentioned
- Items of a personal nature
TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
Prices are "from" per person based on twin/double share accommodation and for travel in low season. Seasonal surcharges and blackout dates may apply. Limited seat/spaces and all pricing is subject to change and availability. Rates for single or triple travellers are available on request - please inquire.
3 Oct 2019