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Delight in the dreamy beauty and intriguing history of the Amalfi Coast with this Small Grouop Tour. Receive free time to explore the charming coastal town of Positano, rich in history and natural wonders. Tour the excavations of Pompeii, marveling at the ancient town preserved for centuries.
Depart from Rome on an immersive, full-day tour. Explore the archaeological excavations at the ancient town of Pompeii, walk on the beach in the picturesque resort town of Positano. Comfortable, semi-private transportation and a knowledgeable, experienced tour escort are included!
Jump on our comfortable minivan and peer out the window at the marvelous Mediterranean scenery. Reach your first stop, the ancient village of Pompeii, preserved underneath volcanic ash and dust after the 79 B.C.E. eruption of Mount Vesuvius. In the shadow of the giant, tour the interesting excavations at Pompeii.
Tour the town's highlights as your guide tells its tragic story. Relive daily life in the town as you visit the thermal baths, market, and homes of several wealthy inhabitants. Learn about the culture and demise of Pompeii as well as the recent archaeological excavations and discoveries in the area.
Humbled after witnessing the unearthing of this ancient wonder, continue on to your next destination. Arrive in Positano, a once-poor fishing village turned resort town. Featured in films such as Under the Tuscan Sun, this lovely enclave has some gorgeous beaches and brilliant coastal vistas that will call your name.
While in Positano, A World Heritage Site, you will be enchanted by this city is rich in history. Here, you will have the chance to choose among the typical, traditional restaurants overlooking the sea, and tasting some of local specialties. Following, you can go shopping among one of the local "botteghe" selling handmade products, or you can choose to sunbath on Positano's main beach.
The rest of the day is at your disposal to stroll the through the town's historical center and perhaps sample a limoncello, a famous liqueur hailing from this citrus-producing region.
Depart from Amalfi Coast to Rome in the afternoon, enjoying the coastal scenery in the fading light and arriving in Rome later in the evening.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
We suggest you wearing comfortable clothes and shoes. In summer, bring a bottle of water; in winter, don't forget an umbrella.
Please note that unfortunately we are unable to accommodate guests with mobility impairments, wheelchairs or strollers on this tour.