If you have heard about the Amalfi Coast and the blend of modern and historic in it, this tour lets you see every detail of it - from the best food and wine to the most amazing sunset spots. Tucked right into the Sorrento Peninsula, the Amalfi Coast is a favorite destination for people from all over the world .
The private luxury tours and trips to Ravello as one of the most fabulous villages on the Amalfi Coast are a true must-do for every tourist. Luckily, our tour includes them - accompanied by some of the best historic tours near Pompeii, Herculaneum, Mount Vesuvius and the village tours near the farmhouses of Terranova.
If you want to be sun-kissed by The Amalfi Coast and its surroundings this year, we recommend you booking this tour!
Day 01: Naples Arrival and Private Transfer to Sorrento | Welcome to Italy! Upon arrival at Naples airport you will be greeted by our Representative who will welcome you to Naples. He or she will escort out of the Terminal: your private driver will transfer you to your Hotel in Sorrento. The rest of the day is at leisure. An unashamed resort, Sorrento is still a civilized old town. Even the souvenirs are a cut above the norm, with plenty of fine old shops selling ceramics, lacework and intarsio (Inlaid Wood Work) – famously produced here. The town straddles the cliffs overlooking the water to Naples and Mt Vesuvius. For 2000 years visitors from all over the world have been attracted to Sorrento by breathtaking sunsets and fragrances of orange and lemon gardens. Overnight in Sorrento.
Day 02: Pompeii, Herculaneum and Mount Vesuvius Private Guided Tour | Breakfast at the Hotel. Your driver and guide will meet you at the hotel ready to take you through the most significant archaeological sites of Naples Bay, Pompeii and Herculaneum. In the first century AD the Roman Empire had many cities, but none located in a more beautiful setting than those lining the Bay of Naples. Pompeii was buried under lava and ash from Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD and lay forgotten for hundreds of years. With its public baths, amphitheater, Roman temples and brothels, a tour of Pompeii is like a journey into the past. After the visit you will reach the most important winemaker of Lachrima Christi, located just few hundred metres below the peak of the Volcano Vesuvius. Here you will have a classical Italian lunch that includes bruschette with fresh tomatoes and olive oil served with salami and cheeses. Then, spaghetti will be served with little hill cherry tomatoes, accompanied by two different red wines. After lunch time you will drive 30 more minutes until you the Ancient Herculaneum. Dating back to the 4th century BC, the city was thought to have been founded by the legendary Hercules. This elite Roman resort was devastated by the same volcanic eruption that buried Pompeii in 79 AD. Herculaneum was covered by a torrent of mud, which protected the ruins from atmospheric agents and illegal excavators. You will visit the Suburban Baths, the House of the Deers, the Augustales Temple, the Palestra, the House of Neptune and Amphitrite, the House of the Pretty Courtyard, the House of the Wooden Partition Wall, the Bicentenary House, the area of The Marina, where in 1980 archeologist found over 250 skeletons of fugitives. At the end of tour, your driver will take you back to your Hotel. Overnight in Sorrento.
Day 03: Sorrento Peninsula Villages Tour and Terranova Farm | Breakfast at the Hotel. Spend an amazing morning in a wonderful farmhouse. The Terranova Farm is a farmhouse holiday spot in Sorrento situated near the “Le Tore” nature reserve, in Santa Agata dei Due Golfi. The farm occupies six acres of land, distributed amongst a staircase of terraces which all descend harmoniously towards the sea. Facing you will be the enchanting Li Galli and Vetara Islands where legend has it that Ulysses met beautiful mermaid creatures. Surrounding you will also be the colors and scents of the Mediterranean. Upon arrival you will be welcomed by the owner for refreshments before taking a stroll around the grounds to admire the fresh produce. Depending on the fruits and vegetables in season, you will be free to pick some provisions for lunch. You will then enjoy a hands-on cooking demonstration where you will be shown the skills of mozzarella making, as well as creating the perfect pizza (southern style!). Lunch will include fresh farm produce. In the afternoon continue your tour through the villages and towns of Sorrento Peninsula: Nerano Village and Marina del Cantone, Massa Lubrense coast line with its incredible view of Capri Island. The tour ends in Sorrento for Italy’s famous GELATO. Overnight in Sorrento.
Day 04: Punta Campanella Marine Park Private Boat Tour | Breakfast at the Hotel. Meet your driver at the Hotel lobby and transfer to Sorrento pier where you will embark on a Private Boat Tour of Punta Campanella Marine Park. Today we will make you appreciate the pleasure of cruising along the Sorrento Coast. We will help you to discover beauties such as; Cala Puolo, a small fishing village with traditional restaurants along the beach, Massa Lubrense a picturesque fishing village, Mitigliano Bay accessible only by sea, the Marine Park with views of Capri. Disembark in one of many little villages and enjoy a lunch in a characteristic local restaurant. In these wonderful places you can relax and swim in the clear waters of our sea. Excursion includes: Pick up back and drop off to the Hotel, Cruise along Sorrento Coast: Visit Regina Giovanna bath, Marina di Puolo, Marciano, Mitigliano, Punta Campanella. Late afternoon return to your Hotel in Sorrento. Overnight in Sorrento.
Day 05: Sorrento to Positano Private Tranfer | Breakfast at the Hotel. Meet your driver and guide at the lobby and transfer to your Hotel in Positano. Today leave the Sorrento Peninsula behind and enjoy a drive along one of the most intriguing coastline in the world, The Amalfi Coast. Passing through Santa Agata dei due Golfi, and few other villages, you will reach Positano where you will spend the next 4 nights. Spend the rest of the day at leisure. Positano is the coast’s most picturesque and photogenic town; with steeply-stacked houses tumbling down to the sea in a cascade of sun-bleached peach, pink and terracotta colors. No less colorful are its steep streets and steps lined with wisteria-draped hotels, smart restaurants and fashionable boutiques. Overnight in Positano.
Day 06: Amalfi Coast Private Guided Tour | Breakfast at the Hotel. Meet your driver and guide at the lobby. Today enjoy a Private Guided Tour of the Amalfi Coast. The small houses all huddling on top of each other, the breathtaking cliffs, the lemon and olive trees, the small beaches, the Saracen watch towers, the narrow roads make of this place a unique place in the world, so precious to be listed in the Unesco World Heritage. In the morning you will visit Amalfi, the town whose name blesses the entire coast. A picturesque interlacing of alleys and stairways overlooks the sea with all its extraordinary colors reflecting the enchanting landscape of Amalfi. Dominated by the majestic Cathedral dedicated to Sant'Andrea (St. Andrew), Amalfi proffers innumerable testimonies of its glorious past as a Maritime Republic. Enjoy lunch in a characteristic Amalfi Coast fish restaurant. In the afternoon you will visit Villa Rufolo in Ravello, with spectacular view over the entire Amalfi Coast. Ravello, an elegant and refined village, dipped in green and characterized by luxurious villas. The heart of Ravello is represented by Piazza Vescovado, framed by the architecture of Palazzo Rufolo and the Cathedral with its magnificent portal and 10-feet-high bell tower. Late afternoon return to Positano for overnight.
Day 07: Capri Private Guided Tour with Limoncello & Blue Grotto Tour | Breakfast at the Hotel. Today enjoy a Private Guided Tour of Capri. Visit Marina Grande and the village of Anacapri, located 1,800 feet above sea level, where you can take a chairlift to Monte Solaro. Here you will visit Villa San Michele and the Axel Munthe Gardens. Continue to the main town of Capri, where you can visit La Piazzetta, the Gardens of Augustus, Faraglioni, and the distinctive rocks. Included is a visit to a Limoncello shop where you will learn how they make Capri's favorite lemon 'digestivo'. In the afternoon, after lunch in a characteristic Caprese restaurant in Marina Grande, you will visit the marvelous Blue Grotto at the Faraglioni rocks and caves. You will find Capri to be a very exclusive travel destination. Late afternoon return to your Hotel in Positano.
Day 08: Positano - Naples Airport | Breakfast at the Hotel. This morning at the appropriate time enjoy a Private Transfer to Naples Airport. Arrivederci! Ciao! Buon Viaggio!
- 4 nights Sorrento
- 3 nights Amalfi Coast
- Assistance & Porterage at Airports and Hotels
- Private excursions by Mercedes E Class and English speaking driver as per program
- Professional Local Guides: Door to Door service
- All Breakfast and most Lunches included
- 24/7 Assistance & Support
- Details up on request
Prices in Euro
March to October 2017 Package Starting Prices based on Double Occupancy
4* Boutique Hotels
€4,785 per person
5* Luxury Hotels
€6,385 per person