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Three-Day Tour of Amalfi Coast, Capri, Pompeii & Sorrento



Private Tour of Amalfi Coast, Capri, Pompeii & Sorrento

Mini-tour package includes:

  • Private transportation for transfers and tours as indicated in the itinerary
  • Services of expert licensed Pompeii tour guide
  • Services of expert licensed tour guide for archeological museum
  • Services of local tour guide for Capri
  • Entrance tickets to Pompeii
  • Ferry tickets to and from Capri
  • Accommodations at a four-star hotel for two nights
  • Taxes, parking, tolls

Other Departure Points available.


Enjoy three perfect days in Italy with this mini-tour package featuring the Amalfi Coast, Capri, Pompeii and Sorrento. Explore the lost city of Pompeii, elegant Sorrento and the triple crown jewels of the Amalfi Coast: Positano, Amalfi and Ravello. This tour from Rome also takes you to the picturesque, pedestrian-friendly island of Capri via ferry from Naples.

Day 1 - Travel to Sorrento from Rome, Private Tour of Pompeii With An Expert Guide, Overnight in Sorrento

Your mini-trip from Rome today features a private tour of Pompeii. You will travel from Rome to charming Sorrento. perched on a bluff overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. But first, you’ll stop in Naples for a private guided tour of the National Archeological Museum’s extensive collections of Greek and Roman antiquities, particularly artifacts from Pompeii, Stabiae and Herculaneum. The building itself that houses the museum is an architectural and historical gem, built in the 17th century.


Next you will arrive at the lost city of Pompeii for a private tour. Thirty feet of hot mud and volcanic ash buried this Roman city completely when Mt. Vesuvius erupted in 79 A.D. Your Pompeii expert tour guide will show you villas, baths, storefronts, houses, pizza parlors, forum and other artifacts from this once-prosperous city, now a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Finally, you'll reach elegant Sorrento. Your private tour guide will take you on a short walking tour through the piazzas and narrow streets filled with tempting shops and tasty restaurants overlooking the rugged seaside cliffs.  You may also visit a fragrant lemon and orange grove, where you can sample and purchase limoncello, a local lemon liqueur, among other products. You’ll have free time to explore this and other facets of this beautiful seaside city.
 

Day 2 - Day in Capri with a Private Tour Guide, Overnight in Sorrento

Today you will enjoy a private tour of the picturesque island of Capri via a hydrofoil ferry from Naples. A popular resort since Roman times, the beautiful island of Capri is a joy to explore on foot. As you explore the gorgeous island of Capri with your private tour guide, you may visit historic sites like Villa Jovis (Tiberius Villa), Villa San Michele (a grand mansion), Church of Santa Maria del Soccorso and Charterhouse of San Giacomo, which was a Carthusian monastery.
Your guided private tour of Capri will also take you to Anacapri, the island's other main settlement, From its main square, Piazza Vittoria, you can take a chair lift up to Monte Solaro, the island's highest point, where you can have an incredible view of the island and visit the ruins of a castle. Another interesting sight on Anacapri is Villa San Michele. The former home of Swedish writer and healer Axel Munthe, this villa features lush gardens and a house full of Roman treasures.
You’ll also have time to make some one-of-a-kind purchases in Capri’s world-class shops, and take in the breathtaking views from fun outdoor cafes, before taking the ferry back to Naples and back to Sorrento.
 
Day 3 – Amalfi Coast Tour: Positano, Amalfi, Ravello, Transfer back to Rome

Today you will tour the Amalfi Coast, beginning with Positano. The laid-back town of Positano offers many photo and shopping opportunities, between its multi-colored houses clinging to the cliff face overlooking the bay, and the fashionable boutiques and cobblers’ shops along its pedestrian main street.
Your next stop in this tour is Amalfi, a UNESCO World Heritage site featuring the St. Andrea’s Cathedral, whose 57 steps will reward you with a great workout and a great view. The city is also home to the Museo della Carta, which introduces you to the art of paper making for which Amalfi is known.
Next you will tour breathtaking Ravello, which has long been a retreat for artists and writers seeking their muse here, from Richard Wagner to Virginia Woolf. You will be blown away by the beautiful Villas Rufolo and Cimbrone here, with their gardens towering above the sea from an impressive height.

At the end of the day we will transfer you back to your hotel in Rome.

 

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