Travel to Italy
Upon arrival in Naples, you will be met at the airport by our local representative and transferred to your hotel.
Welcome Drink & Leisure Time
Enjoy a welcome drink on arrival at your hotel. This is a great opportunity to get to know other members of your group and to pick up plenty of tips and information from your local guide.
After breakfast, depart your hotel for Sorrento’s port. Travel by hydrofoil to the enchanted island of Capri, renowned for its beauty and the clear blue sea that surrounds it. Stroll through Capri town, visit the famous Augustus Gardens and admire the incredible views. There is plenty of free time to enjoy a leisurely lunch, a swim in the sea or a visit to the famous Blue Grotto, before returning to your hotel.
Guided Tour of Sorrento Town
This morning, enjoy a guided tour of Sorrento Town, followed by free time to explore at your own pace.
Guided Tour of the Pompeii Excavations
In the afternoon, you will visit the excavations of the ancient Roman town of Pompeii. There will be a guided tour of the excavations, explaining how time was frozen in the year 79AD for the 25,000 residents of Pompeii, when the great Mount Vesuvius erupted.
Today is free to spend at your leisure in Sorrento. (For those staying in hotels not based in Sorrento town a transfer to and from the centre will be provided).
Piazza Tasso is the hub of the town, where you can view the lovely Baroque Church del Carmine Maggiore, and the 18th century mansion, Palazzo Correale. From here you can visit the Basilica of St. Antonino, the town’s patron saint; and the pretty historic quarter is close by, with plenty of cafés, shops and interesting small streets to discover.
Sorrento’s fishing village, Marina Grande, is the perfect spot for an al fresco lunch and maybe a refreshing dip in the sea! A day quickly flies in the town while chit-chatting with the locals and shopping for souvenirs and local specialities.
On this magical guided excursion, you will travel along the Amalfi Coast, renowned for its breathtaking scenery and pastel coloured villages, perched over the turquoise Mediterranean Sea. After a stop at picture-perfect Positano to drink in the view, you’ll continue to the lovely maritime town of Amalfi, and on to the hilltop village of Ravello. Visits to the Cloister of Paradise in Amalfi and Villa Rufolo in Ravello are included.
Today is a free day, for relaxing or independent sightseeing on the Sorrento Peninsula. Your guide will be on hand to suggest activities based on your interests.
Today is another full day at leisure, to take in those amazing views, go shopping, enjoy a delicious ‘gelato’ or two and practice your Italian!
There are many charming towns and villages around the Sorrento peninsula that can be reached by public transport. Your guide will be happy to advise you.
Time to say ‘arrivederci’ to the unforgettable Sorrento Coast. After breakfast, you will transfer to the airport, with guide assistance for your return flight home.