This tour is available from 16 to 19 October 2015 (guaranteed depature with min. 15 participants).
1st Day: Naples
Arrival in Naples airport, meet with our tour escort and transfer to Sorrento by private bus. Accommodation in an hotel situated in Sorrento or immediate locality. Welcome drink, dinner and overnight stay.
2nd Day: Amalfi / Sorrento
Breakfast at the hotel. Depart for half-day excursion to Amalfi with a local guide. The Amalfi coast is world famous for its spectacular scenic drive through small picturesque towns and villages such as Positano, Furore, and Conca dei Marini. We will stop at a viewing point along the way to take in the breathtaking view of Positano, splendid town characterised by its small white and pink houses, which gradually descend down to the sea. Continuing on, we arrive in Amalfi, one of the first republican cities in Italy, where we will visit the magnificent Cathedral of S. Andrea and nearby the ‘ Chiosto di Paradiso. Lunch and return to Sorrento.
Sorrento is a romantic city, famous for its climate and its beautiful natural inlets and bays situated along its long coastline.
You will enjoy this busy, quaint city, full of character with its historical city centre, its cobbled streets, its ornate balconies and narrow archways. Return to hotel, dinner and overnight stay.
3rd Day: Pompeii / Naples
After breakfast depart from the Hotel to Pompeii, an ancient city destroyed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79A.D. Together with a local guide we will learn about the history of this city. Passing through Porta Marina, one of the old city doors, we will walk among the ruins starting with the old Decumano Massimo, continuing on to the Forum square, viewing the temples and the basilicas. Lunch during the excursion. In the afternoon, the tour continues on to Naples.
This city boasts of many fine buildings and monuments displaying the many styles attributed to each dynasty to have ruled here throughout the centuries. It takes its name from Vesuvius and the Fields of Flegrei, the main city of Mezzogiorn it is a place of profound contradictions. In this beautiful city there are great contrasts between the rich and the poor, between the modern world and the world of tradition, and between majestic palaces and basic houses. Walk through the monumental centre, where you can admire, Piazza Plebiscito and Piazza Municipio, the Teatro San Carlo, the Palazzo Reale, the Galleria Umberto, and the Maschio Angioino. Return to hotel. Dinner in a restaurant to taste a pizza, the symbol of Italy! Return to the hotel by bus for overnight stay.
4th Day: Sorrento / Naples
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer by private bus to the airport. End of our services.
Full board starting with dinner of the 1st day to breakfast on the 4th day; 3 star hotel accommodations – centrally located or in the nearby, rooms with private services (classifications according to Italian standard); welcome drink on arrival; bus services according to the above program (parking included); tour escort for the transfer from the airport to the centre of Sorrento (max 2h) on day 01; full day guided tour of Amalfi and Sorrento (5h); reservation of parking in Amalfi (3h) on day 02; full day guided tour of Pompeii and Naples (5h); dinner in a typical restaurant to taste famous pizza on day 03; a personalized booklet with all relevant information necessary for your stay; our assistance throughout the whole stay; all services specified in the program.
Drinks; entrances fees to the sites; city tax to pay directly on spot; all services not specified in the above program.