Choose this 5-days tour to discover the allure of the Amalfi Coast while touring all of Southern Italy's greatest highlights. Visit the famous Naples, the archaeological excavations at Pompeii, the Island of Capri, the stunning town of Amalfi and other lovely coastal sites.
Day 1: Naples, Pompeii, Sorrento
This escorted tour includes pick up from centrally located hotels in Rome. Then you will move to Naples, where your local guide will take you for a walking tour around the old town, including the main attractions like Piazza del Plebiscito, the Royal Palace and Umberto I gallery. After a typical Neapolitan lunch in a restaurant, it will be time to discover one of the most beautiful archaeological sites in the world, Pompeii. Here you will access the excavations with tickets that are included in the tour, and then an expert guide will explain to you everything about the history of this fascinating place. After the walking tour of Pompeii, you may be treated to a short visit to a coral and cameo factory before leaving to Sorrento, a charming town located on the Sorrentine Peninsula. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Sorrento, Capri
After breakfast, early departure to the island of Capri. Once on the island, you may visit the Blue Grotto (weather and sea conditions permitting) and join a stop at the famous Piazzetta. Then reach Anacapri, where you will enjoy a good lunch. After that, you will return back to Sorrento by ferry. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 3: Sorrento, Stop in Positano, Amalfi Coast
After breakfast, departure to Amalfi Coast. You will travel along the breath-taking Amalfi Coast drive. En-route you will enjoy magnificent views over many picturesque fishing villages. There will be a stop in the beautiful village of Positano: here you will have about 2 hours of free time to stroll at your leisure around the picturesque alleys or to have shopping to buy some souvenirs. After this pleasant stop, you will depart toward the hotel in the Amalfi Coast. Dinner at leisure (NOT included) and overnight stay at the hotel (lunch and dinner NOT included in this day).
You could be accommodated in Maiori, Minori, Ravello, Vietri or Cetara at the discretion of the organization.
Day 4: Amalfi Coast
After breakfast, join this day at your leisure to revel in the beauty of this wonderful coastal village or simply explore the area. You can choose among some optional tours (contact us for more information.) You can visit on your own the villages of Ravello and Amalfi, or just plunge into the waters of the Mediterranean sea. Dinner at leisure (NOT included) and overnight stay at the hotel (lunch and dinner NOT included in this day).
Day 5: Amalfi Coast, Rome
After breakfast, you will have free morning for however the mood takes you. In the afternoon, transfer back to Rome, stopping in Pompeii. Depending on traffic, the estimated arrival time in Rome is around 9.00 PM.
Other eXPeriences in the Amalfi Coast!
If you are looking for a similar tour from Rome to the Amalfi Coast, please check the 5-Days Escorted Tour from Rome to Naples, Pompeii, Sorrento, Amalfi and Capri and the 3-days tour from Rome to Naples, Pompeii, Sorrento and Capri. If you are looking for some tour to the Northen Italy, have a look at the 5 Days Escorted Tour of Italy around Assisi, Bologna, Venice and Tuscany, from Rome.