Ultimate City Breaks - Sorrento

Ultimate City Break Sorrento: The beauty of Sorrento and the Amalfi Coast is known throughout the World. The Amalfi Coast stretches the coastline along the southern edge of Italy’s Sorrentine Peninsula, in the Campania region. It’s a popular holiday destination, with sheer cliffs and a rugged shoreline dotted with small beaches and pastel-colored fishing villages. Enjoy three nights in Sorrento and take in this beautiful region with our ultimate Sorrento city break.

Ultimate City Breaks - Sorrento

Ultimate City Break Sorrento: The beauty of Sorrento and the Amalfi Coast is known throughout the World. The Amalfi Coast stretches the coastline along the southern edge of Italy’s Sorrentine Peninsula, in the Campania region. It’s a popular holiday destination, with sheer cliffs and a rugged shoreline dotted with small beaches and pastel-colored fishing villages. Enjoy three nights in Sorrento and take in this beautiful region with our ultimate Sorrento city break.

Tour Highlights

  • 3 Nights accommodations in three star hotel. Based on the Hotel Gardenia or similar
  • Three breakfasts
  • Full day shared tour of the beautiful Amalfi Coast. The scenery is superb, looking out over the Mediterranean and along the coastline as the road twists and turns its way towards Positano then onto Amalfi, where you have two hours to enjoy. Wander through the narrow streets of the town and browse around the many shops
  • Arrival and departure transfers from Naples rail station
  • Upgrade to four star hotel available online
  • City taxes paid direct at hotel
  • Emergency number in Italy if needed, as well as 24/7 Celtic Help Line direct to Celtic Tours

 

Additional notes

Hotels are on a request basis and subject to availability at time of deposit and booking. Alternative hotels may be offered in same class booked where needed.

Blackouts apply during special events, celebrations, Easter, Carnivals, and Fairs.


Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive at Naples Rail Station.

Upon arrival, a private transfer awaits from the from Rail Station to your hotel in Sorrento. Your day is free to enjoy Sorrento independently today. Overnight in Sorrento.

Day 02: Full-day Amalfi Drive Tour shared tour

Make your way to the meeting point for 7:30 am. Departing at 7:45 am from Sorrento the coach joins the Amalfi Coastal Road “One of the most scenic Coastal Drives in Europe”. The scenery is superb, looking out over the Mediterranean and along the coastline as the road twists and turns its way towards “Positano” (approx. 20 minutes from Sorrento). The town is built on different levels from the main road all the way down to sea level “The town of Positano looks like a waterfall cascading down the rocks to the sea”. The coach stops momentarily here so guests can enjoy the view and take photos (from inside the coach when possible). This spectacular journey continues with fabulous views all the way to Amalfi (approximately 1 hour). Arrive in Amalfi around 10am depending on traffic. Guests have 2 hours free time in Amalfi where they can visit “the magnificent 9th century Cathedral which proudly dominates the main square of Amalfi” and “wander through the narrow streets of the town and browse around the many shops” or “enjoy a coffee in one of the cafes around Amalfi”. For the excursions lunch stop, after Amalfi, is near Ravello, where there are excellent views. The excursion carries on to “Ravello” which is situated on the hillside above Amalfi. This is where Wagner was inspired to write part of one of his opera's and it is from here that you can enjoy the best views of the Amalfi coastline looking over to Minori, Maiori and beyond. This quaint little town has a main square where the centerpiece is the bright picturesque eleventh century cathedral. Another option is to visit the Villa Rufolo with it's gardens and wonderful views. Return to Sorrento. Return approx. between approximately 5:00 pm. Free time at leisure and overnight at the hotel.

Day 03: Sorrento

Free day The day is yours to enjoy! Celtic Tours will recommend optional tours you can book today (which should be booked at time of booking or before documents). If you have not elected an optional tour today, your day is free to explore Sorrento! Overnight at the hotel.

Day 04: We bid farewell.

This morning, a private car will pick you up from your hotel in Sorrento to Naples Airport or Rail Station.

Rates & Hotels

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To book this package, please contact one of our reservation agents at 1-800-833-4373.

Hotels/Plans Available for Departure Dates

a 3 Night City Stay Program Based on Hotel Gardenia (or similar)
a 3 Night City Stay Program Based on Hotel Corallo (or similar)
4* Sup Based on Hotel Antiche (or similar)

Tour Details

Your land package begins: / Your land package ends:

(As most International flights are overnight flights - please book air accordingly)

Flight Details


Accommodation Details

Hotel Gardenia

Sorrento -

Hotel Gardenia is a smart 3-star superior hotel located in the heart of the beautiful town of Sorrento. [more]

Hotel Corallo

Sant'Agnello di Sorrento -

The Hotel Corallo, located in the town of Sant'Agnello, is a 4 star hotel situated on a clifftop with panoramic terraces and views of the Gulf of Naples, Vesuvius and the Sorrentine peninsula. The centre of Sorrento and Tasso Square with its characteristic alleys, is just 2 km away and can be reached on foot or by public transport. [more]

Hotel Antiche Mura

Sorrento -

This property is a 6-minute walk from the beach. Hotel Antiche Mura is set just off Piazza Tasso in the heart of Sorrento. It features a citrus garden with a swimming pool. Wi-Fi access is completely free. [more]

Pricing

This package is based on a minimum of two (2) persons traveling based on sharing one double room. Single room can be booked, but only when single traveler is traveling with 2 other passengers sharing a double room.

Airfare

Airfare is additional. Airfare can be booked through our Vacation Builder in conjunction with this tour. Please note, the date you select for this package is the start date in Italy. Please book your air accordingly to allow for overnight flights. Note: airfare cannot be booked sooner than eleven (11) month from date of departure.

Departures & Transfers

Departure date is the date package beings in Italy. Transfers from Naples Rail or Naples Airport are included, however, transfer from Rome can also be arranged. Just ask your agent at time of booking.