SORRENTO, CAPRI AND THE AMALFI COAST

SORRENTO, CAPRI AND THE AMALFI COAST

DESCRIPTION

The wonderful Amalfi coast: stunning landscapes of picturesque villages growing on luxuriant mountains, whose steep sides flow into the sea and create an extraordinary panorama. Not to forget the natural beauties — like the underwater caves of Capri — the Bourbon dwellings, the Roman villas with their paintings and the archeological site of Pompei. Finally, the espresso coffee and the pizza of Naples, but also the lemons of Sorrento.

AVAILABILITY
From April to October
COST
Starting at 2500$ per person
ITINERARY
Sorrento , Capri, Amalfi, Vesuvio, Baia di Puolo
DURATION
7 days/6 nights

SCHEDULE

DAY 1
Arrival at the airport and transfer to the hotel/historic house/villa/boutique hotel.
Dinner in a typical restaurant

DAY 2
Free morning ?
On the afternoon, meeting at the hotel and transfer to Sorrento.
Embraced by the scent of lemons, you will see how they are produced starting from the grove of lemon trees, and you will also visit the local farm where mozzarella is made, and the olive trees.
At the end, you will taste some homemade food, such as toasted bread with olive oil, citrus salad, local products and "limoncello".
Way back to the hotel and dinner.
INCLUDED a guide speaking your language and taste at the farm.

DAY 3
Free morning ?
Private transfer from the hotel to the port of Sorrento. Tour of Capri and its magical colours and landscapes. During the cruise, you will be able to admire: Marina Grande, the statue of the "scugnizzo", the coral cave, the white cave, the natural arch, Villa Malaparte, the "faraglioni", the Marina Piccola bay, Grotta Verde and Punta Carena. Tour of the town (3/4h) with a focus on the amazing Piazzetta Umberto I, the heart of social life in Capri — hence its definition as "world salon".
Way back to Sorrento by boat
Transfer to the hotel
INCLUDED snacks and drinks aboard, equipment for snorkeling

DAY 4
Private transfer from the hotel through the narrow curvy street with seaview leading to Amalfi.
This path was included in UNESCO's World Heritage List in 1997.
Visit (1h) to Positano, a picture-perfect town. Steep streets of incredible colours, staircases swarming with wisterias bordered by luxury restaurants, fashionable boutiques and little shops of refined local craft.
The tour continues to the little villages of Praiano, Furore and Conca dei Marini.
Visit (2h) to Amalfi — the town of handmade paper — and its typical mediterranean architecture with the white little houses bordering eachother.
Stop (1h) in Ravello, a magic land described by famous travelers like Virginia Woolf and Wagner as a "spitirual native land". This land is famous for its enchanting gardens and breathtaking views. You will visit Villa Rufolo, a 13th-century villa enclosed by gardens sinking into the sea.
Way back to the hotel and dinner.
INCLUDED a guide speaking your language, snacks and drinks

DAY 5
Free day to visit the little village of Massa Lubrense, enjoy a day on the beach or drink a famous espresso at Titonno's, a place overlooking the sea in a town nearby called Marina del Cantone. Typical dinner at Baia di Puolo.
INCLUDED Dinner at Baia di Puolo

DAY 6
Departure from the hotel to the car parking at the base of Vesuvio. After about 45 minutes by foot, arrival to the crater (1165m) with its incredible view of Naples and its famous gulf.
A bit of free time with a specialized guide to find out all the information about the crater and the activity of the vulcan through the history from the eruption that destroyed Pompeii in 70 A.D. to nowadays.
INCLUDED snacks and drinks, a guide speaking your language, taste of typical wines, light lunch at the wine cellar

DAY 7
Check-out and transfer to the airport

INCLUDED/NOT INCLUDED IN THE PACKAGE

INCLUDED
6 night-stay in an unforgettable boutique hotel in Massa Lubrense
Breakfast for 7 days, 6 dinners in the hotel and in local reastaurants
Taste during the tours
Transfers
Guides speaking your language
Snacks and drinks
Entrance tickets

NOT INCLUDED
Flights
Alcohol drinks
Tips
Anything which is not included