Campania Food and Wine Tour

Pompeii
  • Days: 5
  • Nights: 4

Programme

1st day: Arrival in Naples

Arrival at Naples airport, meeting with your tour escort and transfer by bus towards Sorrento. Accommodation in a family run hotel in the region, with traditional local cuisine. Welcome drink, dinner and overnight stay.


Limoncello

2nd day: Sorrento

Breakfast at the hotel. This day is devoted to discovering Sorrento, famous for its production of oranges and lemons, its ancient craft of inlaid wood and its romantic sunsets. During the morning we will visit a farm where we will observe a cooking demonstration in order to understand the secrets of this art, and to savour the specialities of this region, directly from the source.

Naples

3rd day: Pompei / Vesuvius

After breakfast depart by bus for Pompei, one of the most famous archaeological sites in the world. This ancient commercial city was engulfed by the Vesuvian eruption of 79 AD and remained hidden and forgotten for hundreds of years.

Wine

4th day: Agerola/ Gragnano

After breakfast depart from the hotel by bus for our full day excursion to Agerola and its surroundings. The bus takes us to the area of Nocelle where  we will stop to meet with our guide and continue on foot to discover the magnificent ‘Sentiero degli Dei. This walk, which lasts about 5 hours, will provide us with a spectacular panorama.

Pizza

5th day: Benevento

Breakfast at the hotel and depart by bus for Benevento. ‘Nowhere in Italy is as ancient as Benevento’ so the legend goes. It was founded by Diomede and Ausone, sons of Ulisses and Circe’. Here we can admire the Triumph Arch, erected in honour of the imperial senate and the Roman people in the year 114.

6th day : Departure

After breakfast depart by bus for Naples airport. End of our services.


Mozzarella

Alternative day:  Paestum/Vietri

After breakfast depart from the hotel by bus for Paestum where we will find a unique archaeological site of Greek origin. We can visit the temples of NettunoHera and Ceres. These temples, Doric in style, were built in the 5th and 6th centuries and have been marvellously preserved.Paestum is famous for its production of buffalo mozzarella, seen as the most important mozzarella of all, made from the milk of the female buffalo and nothing less!

Services included:

- 3 stars hotel accommodation, rooms with private services
(classification according to Italian standard)
- full board starting with dinner on the 1st day ending with
breakfast on the 6th day
- welcome drink on arrival
- bus services according to the above program (parking
included)
- a cooking course at a farm included in the visit and tasting of
dishes on the 2nd day
- full day tour escort service (6 hours in total) on the 2nd day
- a visit to a small limoncello factory and a small inlaid wood
factory on the 2nd day
- full day guided tour of Pompei and Vesuvius ( 5 hours in total)
on 3rd day
- visit to an agricultural business and tasting on the 3rd day
- full day guided tour of Agerola and Gragnano (6 hours in total)
on the 4th day
- visit to a pasta factory in Gragnano on the 4th day
- half day guided tour of Benevento (3hours) on the 5th day
- visit to a wine cellar and tasting on the 5th day
- a pizza evening in a restaurant in Sorrento or its surroundings
on 5th day
- a personalized booklet with all relevant information necessary
for your stay
- our assistance throughout the whole stay
- all services specified in the above program

Services not included:

- drinks
- entry fees to the sites
- all services not specified in the above program

Entrances fees:
Sorrento - Correale Museum
PompeiExcavation
Vesuvius
Paestum - Museum and Excavation



Facebook Twitter
Instagram Google+ Catalogue Phone