Rome & The Amalfi Coast
Rome & The Amalfi Coast
September 12 - 21, 2019
Small Group - No More than 20 Travelers
September 12 - Overnight flight from NY to Rome.
September 13 - Arrive at Rome Airport where we're met for a Private Transfer from the airport to our hotel in Rome. Enjoy an afternoon Guided Walking Tour of Historical Rome, including the Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain & the Pantheon and in the evening, we'll get to know each other at a Welcome Dinner. Check in for 2 Nights stay at Bernini Bristol Hotel (or similar) w/ daily breakfast. (D)
September 14 - This morning we'll enjoy an Early Morning Vatican Tour including transfers, guide & entrance fees. Enjoy the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica. We will make our way to the Trastevere district for lunch, before moving on to our Colosseum Tour with Gladiator entrance including transfers, guide & entrance fees. The rest of the afternoon and dinner are at leisure in the city. (B, L)
September 15 - After breakfast and check out, we'll make our way to Sorrento in our Private Transfer. Enjoy the beautiful scenery as we head south where our first stop will be at a vineyard below Mt. Vesuvius. We will be treated to a walk through the vineyard and then sample some wines with a light lunch. Next, we'll have a Tour of Pompeii to discover the ruins of an ancient city preserved by a tremendous volcanic eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in A.D. 79. We'll then make our way to Sorrento to check in for our 5 Night stay at Hotel Isabella w/ daily breakfast. Enjoy the evening and dinner at leisure. (B, L)
September 16 - After breakfast, we'll board our private transfer to visit the archaeological site of Herculaneum. This seaside town was destroyed by the second eruption of Mt. Vesuvius and shows a different variety of ruins than Pompeii. It will be interesting to compare the differences between the two sites. Next we'll enjoy a Guided Tour of Old Naples, enjoy lunch and then have time to explore the Archaeological Museum of Naples where many of the artifacts from Pompeii & Herculaneum are displayed. We will be transferred back to our hotel in Sorrento for the rest of the evening and Dinner at leisure. (B, L)
September 17 - This morning you are free to relax by the pool or wander through Sorrento, shopping and soaking in the culture. This afternoon we'll head into the Sorrento hills and take part in a Private Cooking Class. We'll feel like authentic Italian chefs, learning all about the cuisine and eating our delicious creations for dinner. (B, D)
September 18 - Today we'll enjoy a Full Day Guided tour of the Amalfi Coast. Take in the beautiful coastline, scenery & culture in the towns of Positano, Ravello & Amalfi. On our return to Sorrento, we'll walk to a local restaurant for a sumptuous dinner. (B, D)
September 19 - Today will be a fully FREE DAY in Sorrento. You can choose to enjoy the city or relax by the pool.
We can pre-book a Full Day Private Boat Tour to Capri & the Grottos at an additional cost, depending on the number of people that would be interested. It would include lunch, snorkeling and time on Capri. If there is something else you would like to experience in this area that we haven't, we can help with those arrangements at an additional cost as well. (B)
September 20 - After breakfast and check out, we'll make our way from Sorrento to Rome. You'll have the full afternoon to enjoy Rome, visiting sites we didn't already or shopping on Via del Corso. Again, we can help pre-book arrangements if you have a must-see item to check off your bucket list. In the evening we will get together for our Farewell Dinner at Il Piccolo Mondo. Check in for 1 Night stay at Bernini Bristol (or similar). (B, D)
September 21 - After breakfast and check out, private transfer from hotel to airport. Flight back to USA. (B)
$4299 per person Double Occupancy with Airfare from NY
$3549 per person Double Occupancy WITHOUT airfare
SAVE an additional $150 if you pay VIA Check - $4149/$3399 per person Dbl Occupancy
Pricing Includes: Roundtrip Airfare from NY, 8 Nights Luxury Accommodations, 15 Meals: (Daily Breakfast, 3 Lunches & 4 Dinners), Private Transportation, Bilingual Guides and All Tours & Entrance Fees Listed.
Pricing Does NOT Include: Transportation to airport in NY, Meals not listed on the itinerary and Travel Protection - can be purchased separately.
6/26/19 - Deposit of $1,000/person
7/12/19 - Final Payment Due