Day 1: Rome - Naples - Pompeii - Sorrento
You will be picked up early from your centrally located hotel in Rome and board a comfortable bus to Naples. In Naples, enjoy a walking tour of the city center, where you will discover the beautiful Royal Palace, the Gallery of Umberto I, the Piazza del Plebiscito, the San Carlo Opera House, and several grand churches.
After a traditional lunch in a typical restaurant, board back on the bus and start your journey towards Pompeii. Continue to the ancient city of Pompeii, buried underneath ash and lava in 79 B.C.E. by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius. You will join a walking tour with an expert guide, exploring the intriguing archaeological excavations taking place and glimpse the ancient treasures unearthed from the ash. You will then have the chance to stop at a coral and cameo factory, an interesting location with good souvenirs.
After the visit, arrive at your hotel in Sorrento. Dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Sorrento - Capri - Sorrento
Eat breakfast at your hotel in Sorrento before catching the ferry to the famous Island of Capri. Once arrived at the Marina Grande, embark on an adventure to the magical Blue Grotto (weather and sea conditions permitting), an enchanting sea cave.
After, stroll through the alleys of the island reaching the famous Piazzetta, where you will feel the glam atmosphere of Capri. Next, travel to Anacapri, a high vantage point with equally stunning views. After eating a typical lunch in this quaint town, return to the Marina Grande and sail back to your hotel in Sorrento. Dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Sorrento - Positano - Amalfi
After breakfast at your hotel in Sorrento, drive down the breathtaking Amalfi Coast until you arrive in Amalfi itself. On the route, you will stop in the beautiful Positano, where you will have around 2 hours at disposal for a free visit, perhaps for some shopping or simply to enjoy the breathtaking panoramic views. Lunch at your leisure (NOT included in the price of the tour).
Back on your coach, you will continue the route admiring the small fishing villages on the coast. Once you will get to Amalfi, you have a free day to do as you please in this splendid coastal town. Perhaps visit the center of Amalfi and glean some information about its past as the capital of an ancient maritime republic. Maybe wander the streets, taking in the breathtaking beauty of this historic city, which is itself a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Alternatively, head to the beach and take a dip in the marvelous Mediterranean Sea! Dinner at your leisure (NOT included in the price of the tour) and overnight at Hotel.
Please note that assistance in Amalfi will NOT provided.
Day 4: Amalfi
Eat an American-style buffet breakfast in your hotel, then enjoy another full free day in Amalfi. Lunch at your leisure (NOT included in the price of the tour).
Don't feel pressured to do everything in one day: now is a great time to do whatever you didn't get to yesterday! Swim in the blue water and relax on your private beach or walk through the streets of the city center, wondering around its little shops and discovering its pleasant perfumes. As an alternative, you can visit Ravel: contact us fro more information about optional tours! Dinner at your leisure (NOT included in the price of the tour) and overnight Hotel in Amalfi.
Day 5: Amalfi - Rome
After a buffet breakfast at the hotel in Amalfi, end your tour spending the morning at leisure. Lunch at your leisure (NOT included in the price of the tour).
Meet in the early afternoon at your hotel in Amalfi and depart for Rome, stop through Pompeii, where you will join another group and then return to Rome. The drop-off will take place at standard meeting points in the historic center of Rome, which will be suggested to you by the tour leader on the bus on the same day.
Other escorted eXPeriences from Rome
Have also a look at 3-Days Escorted Tour to Naples, Pompeii and Amalfi with departure from Rome, the 3-Days Escorted Tour from Rome to Naples, Pompeii, Sorrento and Capri, the 4-Day Escorted Tour from Rome to Tuscany and Cinque Terre and the 3-Days Semi-Escorted Tour from Rome to Naples, Pompeii and Positano.