From Rome, head south to the Gulf of Naples and explore the ruins of Pompeii, the ancient city destroyed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius, before settling in at your hotel in charming Sorrento. Explore Capri, the most famous island in the Bay of Naples. Take in the region’s breathtaking views to the hillside town of Positano and picturesque Ravello while discovering the scenic coast before heading back to Rome.
Departure from Rome at 7.30 am to Naples (pick up from hotels will be from 6.30 to 7.00 am). Upon arrival in Naples, we will take a walk in the historical centre to admire Piazza del Plebiscito, the Royal Palace, Piazza del Municipio, the Gallery of Umberto I and the San Carlo Opera House. After lunch in a typical restaurant with Neapolitan specialties (water and 1 soft drink included), with our local guide, we will visit the Pompeii excavations, UNESCO listed ruins. The archaeological journey through the ancient city will give us the opportunity to better understand how the Romans used to live at that time. Proceed to Sorrento, the gateway to the Amalfi coast, with its colourful historical center and pretty waterfront, lined with fishing boats and the new Marina Grande cruise pier. Check in at your hotel in Sorrento, dinner and overnight. Meals: L, D
American buffet breakfast at the hotel, and departure at 07.30/7.45am to the island of Capri. You will board the ferry and arrive in Marina Grande. Once on the island, you will visit the Blue Grotto 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. Meals: B, L, D
American buffet breakfast at the hotel and departure at 9.30am to Positano through the breathtaking Amalfi Coast. Check in at the hotel and leisure time in Positano. Meals B
American buffet breakfast at the hotel and day at disposal to enjoy the beach, have shopping or visiting the nearby historic center of Amalfi. You can also discover the picturesque Ravello, with the beautiful Villa Ruolo and magnificent gardens of Villa Cimbrone. Have a romantic dinner in one of the pretty restaurants all around the harbour or in the city center. Overnight in Positano. Meals: B
American buffet breakfast at the hotel. Morning at your leisure. Meeting point at the hotel at 2.30 pm or 3.00 pm and transfer to Pompeii where you will join the bus to return to Rome. Arrival in Rome around 9.00 pm. Meals: B