Visit the best of Southern Italy in 3 days with our exclusive tour to Positano from Rome. Admire the UNESCO listed ruins in Pompeii and enjoy a short 2 days stay in Positano, the most fascinating village on the Amalfi Coast.
Departure from a central location in Rome at 7.30 am to Naples (pick up from hotels will be from 6.30 to 7.00 am, please remember to order your breakfast box at your hotel the day before departure!) 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. This ancient Roman city was destroyed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD, which buried and preserved it under a sea of volcanic ash for almost 1700 years.
The archaeological journey through the ancient city will give us the opportunity to better understand how the Romans used to live at that time. At the end of the tour, we may be given the opportunity to visit a coral and cameo factory, to admire items manufactured with a technique dating back to Ancient Greek times. Proceed to Positano, the most fashionable village on the Amalfi coast with its elegant shops and nightlife. Overnight at the Hotel. Dinner is not included. Meals: L
American breakfast at the hotel and leisure time to spend the day on the beach, shopping or visiting the nearby historic center of Amalfi. You can also visit the picturesque Ravello, with the beautiful Villa Ru olo 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 breakfast at the hotel. Morning at your leisure. Meeting point at the hotel at 2.30-3.00pm and transfer to Pompeii where you will join the bus to return to Rome. Arrival in Rome around 9:00 pm in central Rome. Meals: B