SPLENDID ITALY TOUR

VIsit Rome, Pompeii, Sorrento, and Amalfi on this 7-Night Semi-Escorted Tour

SPLENDID ITALY TOUR

VIsit Rome, Pompeii, Sorrento, and Amalfi on this 7-Night Semi-Escorted Tour

Tour Highlights:

  • 11 Meals
  • Visits to Rome, Pompeii, Sorrento, and the Amalfi Coast

Your Splendid Italy Tour Includes:

  • Seven nights hotels in Rome, Sorrento, and Amalfi
  • Breakfast daily, except the morning of arrival (note: on day 3, you will need to arrange a box lunch the night before)
  • Arrival and departure transfer in Rome
  • 3-hour guided walking tour of Rome
  • One lunch in Naples /Pompeii (soft drinks included)
  • Guided tour of Pompeii  including entrance fee
  • Full day excursion to Capri
  • Visit to the Blue Grotto including entrance fee (weather permitting)
  • Ground transportation by deluxe motor coach with air conditioning 
  • Transfer from Sorrento to Amalfi with stop in Positano
  • Transfer from Amalfi to Rome
  • Multilingual tour in English, Spanish, and French


Hotels used in conjunction with this tour (or similar):

  • Rome: Hotel Gambrinus/Rivoli (3 nights)
  • Sorrento: Hotel Vesuvio/Michelaglo/La Residenza/Crawford (2 nights)
  • Amalfi: Hotel GH Excelsior/Palazzo Ferrailoi/La Bussola (2 nights)

Itinerary

Day 01, Arrive Rome

On arrival in Rome, you have a private transfer to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure.

Day 02, Discover Rome

Enjoy an American buffet breakfast at your hotel. In the morning you will enjoy a 3 hrs “Discovering Rome”, walking tour. You will be picked up at your hotel at about 9.00am. The tour will start from Largo Argentina and continue to, Piazza Navona, Pantheon, Trevi Fountain, the tour will end at the Spanish steps (make your own way back to your hotel or freely tour Rome independently from here). The rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Rome. (B)

Day 03, Rome -Naples - Pompeii - Sorrento

Pick up from the hotel will be at 6:30 am, with an early departure from the tour departure office in Rome (7:30 am). Please confirm a boxed breakfast with the hotel the number before to take with you this morning. Making our way south to Naples, on arrival our local guide will take us for a walking tour of the historical center to admire Piazza del Plebiscito, the Royal Palace, Piazza del Municipio, the Gallery of Umberto I, the San Carlo Opera House. Upon leaving the city, continue to Pompeii. After lunch in a typical restaurant with Neapolitan specialties (mineral water and 1 soft drink included), visit a coral and cameo factory where we will have the opportunity to admire and purchase items made with a technique dating back to the Greek times. Followed the visit of Pompei excavations of this ancient Roman city that was destroyed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 a.c. This archaeological journey through the ancient city will give you the opportunity to better understand Roman used to live at that time. Proceed to Sorrento, the gateway of Amalfi coast with his colorful historical center and pretty waterfront with fishing boats and new Marina Grande cruise pier. Check in at the hotel in Sorrento, dinner and overnight. (BB*, D)

Day 04, Sorrento - Capri - Sorrento

American buffet breakfast at the hotel, and departure at 7.30 am to the Isle of Capri. You will board the ferry and arrive in Marina Grande. Once on the island you will visit, the Blue Grotto (weather permitting), and stop at the famous Piazzetta. A Minibus will take you up to Anacapri. After lunch in Anacapri, you will return to Marina Grande where you will board the ferry for your transfer back to Sorrento. Dinner and overnight at the hotel. (B, L, D)

Day 05, Sorrento - Positano - Amalfi

After your American buffet breakfast at the hotel, depart for Amalfi at 9:30 am via the breathtaking Amalfi Coast drive. En-route stop in Positano. On arrival at the picturesque village of Positano, enjoy some free time to explore the narrow lanes and abundance of souvenir shops. Alternatively, laze on the beach or visit the Church of Santa Maria Assunta (at your own expense). Leaveing Positano for Amalfi, where you check into your hotel with time at your leisure. You can reach the beach and plunge into the water of the Mediterranean Sea. Alternatively, you may visit the city center of Amalfi. Overnight at the hotel. (B, D)

Day 06, Amalfi

Afteryour American buffet breakfast at the hotel, enjoy time at leisure to visit the historic center of Amalfi. Its historic center is justly considered an outdoor museum and preserves, almost intact, architectural and urban digs of its past of rich maritime republic. The day is yours to enjoy. Perhaps a day at the beach! Consider tonight having a romantic dinner in one of the pretty restaurants all around the harbor or taste the typical street food. Overnight in Amalfi (B)

Day 07, Amalfi - Rome

After breakfast, your are at your leisure until 3:00 pm, where you will transfer to Pompeii. On arrival in Pompeii, you will board a bus to return you to Rome (arrival in Rome approximately 9:00 pm). You will be dropped off at your hotel for overnight in Rome. Dinner is on your own this evening. (B)

Day 08, Rome to U.S.

Transfer from your hotel this morning after breakfast to Rome airport for your return flight home. (B)

Note: This is a multi-lingual tour (English/Spanish/French). Your tour host will be multi-lingual.

*BB = boxed breakfast

Rates & Hotels

2019 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
$1919
$2049
$1919

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Tour Details

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Accommodation Details

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Pricing

Your tour land price is per person based on two (2) people sharing a twin or double room. When a single room is booked, a single supplement will apply. 

This tour does not include:

  • Items not noted on itinerary
  • City Tax to be paid locally
  • Drinks on meals

Airfare

Airfare is additional. Once you select your date, you will be given the opportunity to search our system for the best available airfare from your home city. The dates shown will be the start/end date of your tour. However, you can alter these dates to arrive earlier or extend your stay as needed.

Our system will search for the best possible airfare during your booking process. Note: airfare cannot be booked sooner than eleven (11) month from the date of departure.

Tour Date & Transfers

Tour dates are the date you would arrive in Rome. Please plan your air accordingly, as most flights overseas are overnight flights and you would depart the US one day earlier. The transfer will be waiting on arrival in Rome.