Rome, Pompeii & Sorrento

1st day - Arrival

Arrival at the airport of Rome. Half Day City tour with guide and coach including the visit of the Coliseum. Transfer by bus to our hotel in Rome. Check in at the hotel. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

2nd day: Free

Day at leisure (optional half-day city tour of the main attractions). Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

3rd Day: Sorrento - Solfatara and Naples

After breakfast departure to Sorrento with the bus. Stopover for the excursion to the ‘Solfatara’. Visit of the ‘Solfatara’ with a guide. This tour is very impressing for the participants because you will be part of many special phenomena, for example the condensation of water and the production of small clouds . In the afternoon half day visit of Naples with a guide. Check in at the hotel in Sorrento Peninsula. Half board in the hotel.

4th Day: Amalfi Coast

After breakfast departure to Amalfi with private bus and guide. Discover the beautiful lemon and orange groves during this tour to the most beautiful places of Amalfi (UNESCO World Heritage) - the famous scenic road with beautiful views of the stunning sky, cliffs and the turquoise coloured sea is world famous. Countless switchbacks through the tour. The first stop will be in Positano, the most elegant place at the coast with the iridescent green-yellow majolica cupola of Santa Maria. Assunta. Your journey takes you to the picturesque town of Amalfi – which was in the 10th and 11 century an important maritime republic such as Genoa and Venice and later on one of the favourite places for romantics. Enjoy the inimitable flair Southern Italians in Ravello, perched on a rocky outcrop high above the sea. You will visit the Romanesque Cathedral of St. Pantaleon, and enjoy the beautiful Villa Rufolo - unforgettable views of the beautiful coastal panorama - no wonder that it was here that Richard Wagner was inspired for his opera “ Parsifal “! Half board in the hotel .

5th Day: Pompeii Vesuvius

After breakfast departure to Pompeii with private bus and guide . Today you will discover the most prominent victim of the volcano Vesuvius: the ancient Pompeii, which was suddenly buried in AD 79 by the eruption of the volcano under 4 meter high layer of ash and preserved (UNESCO World Heritage Site). During the visit, you
will be fascinated by the impressive frescoes and statues of the noble houses and villas, the colourful mosaics and wall paintings of taverns, temples and baths. Here you will get an idea of the luxurious lifestyle of the Pompeiians, who have lived in this city surrounded by cypresses and olive trees. After a brief stopover in a coral and cameos Showroom the tour takes you past vineyards and lava flows up to 1,000 meters up to the majestic Vesuvius - an overwhelming view awaits you! Half board in the hotel .

6th Day: Day at leisure

Your guide will give you tips for other excursions . Additional excursions can be booked locally, for example: Full day tour of Capri Anacapri. Take the ferry boat to island of lovers - even the Romans built their summer villas on this island. You will enjoy the unforgettable views from this flower coloured island with the bizarre rock formations. Visit the magnificent location Villa San Michele in Anacapri and take a look of the rock formations “I Faraglioni”, the symbol of Capri from the Gardens of Augustus. How about a “Torta Caprese” during a stroll on the Piazzetta, the heart of Capri? You can also visit the famous Grotta Azzurra, the blue grotta with his amazing colours. Half board in the hotel.

7th Day: Panoramic Sorrento

After breakfast meeting with the guide and departure with a private bus. This tour brings you to the amazing country sides of the lemon groves and the intensive aroma of the lemons. From the romantic and very-italian fishing-village Massa Lubrense you will have a fantastic view of the Capri. On the way to S. Agata you will get the possibility to enjoy an unforgettable panoramic view of the two Gulfs of Naples and Salerno. Afterwards take a walk in the picturesque narrow of Sorrento. Stroll through the old streets of Sorrento with his magnificent villas built in the Belle Epoque. After a stop on the beautiful terrace of the former monastery garden the tour continues to an idyllic country estate near Sorrento. Surrounded by a lemon grove, you will experience locally the productions of fresh mozzarella – of course you will taste it in combination with delicious tomato salad , bread, wine and limoncello. Half board in the hotel.

8th Day: Departure

After breakfast departure transfer to the airport of Naples.

Rates include:

  • Pick-up by English-speaking Assistant at the airport
  • Transfer airport - hotel with private bus
  • Excursions as per itinerary with English speaking tour guide and private bus
  • Accommodation in 4*-star hotel including breakfast
  • Dinner on the first night
  • Entrance fees to museums, such as listed in the program

Rates do not include:

  • drinks and food apart from breakfast and dinner on the first evening
  • City taxes
  • All services not mentioned in “included services”
  • optional excursions