4–DAY PRIVATE TOURS FROM FLORENCE OR ROME: AMALFI COAST, SORRENTO, POMPEII AND MT. VESUVIUS
Private Tours from Florence or Rome to Amalfi Coast features Positano, Amalfi and Ravello
Mini-tour package of Amalfi Coast, Sorrento & Mt. Vesuvius includes:
• Four days of touring
• Private transportation to Florence train station and from the train station in Naples
• Private transportation back to the train station in Naples or airport on your last day
• Services of driver guide
• Services of expert licensed guides for Pompeii and Mt. Vesuvius
• Train tickets from Florence to Naples
• Taxes, parking, tolls
Accommodations: Hotel options are suggested. Reservations are made for you according to your hotel choice and location.
NOTE: Customize any of our private tours from Florence. Inquire.
PRIVATE TOURS FROM FLORENCE: AMALFI COAST, SORRENTO, POMPEII AND MT. VESUVIUS
Enjoy a private four-day private tours from Florence featuring the breathtaking scenery of the Amalfi Coast, the ancient wonders of Pompeii, and the mighty heights of Mt. Vesuvius. You will also saunter along the Amalfi Coast visiting the elegant resort towns of Positano, Amalfi and Ravello with plenty of time to explore and relax on your own.
Day 1 – Private tour of Pompeii, driving tour of Sorrento, overnight in Sorrento
Today you will be met at the train station in Naples and escorted by private upscale vehicle to Pompeii. Thirty feet of hot mud and volcanic ash buried this Roman city completely when Mt. Vesuvius erupted in 79 A.D. Your expert Pompeii guide will show you villas, baths, storefronts, houses, pizza parlors, and other artifacts from this once-prosperous city, now a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Late afternoon, you will arrive in Sorrento, a charming city perched on a bluff overlooking the Mediterranean. Sorrento’s seaside cliffs and luxury hotels have attracted such stars as Luciano Pavarotti. You will have a brief driving tour to orient you to Sorrento, which will prepare you to explore it on your own tomorrow.
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Day 2 – Leisure day in Sorrento, overnight in Sorrento
Today you will have a leisure day in Sorrento, You’ll enjoy the local scene here, exploring narrow streets and piazzas lined with tempting shops and tasty restaurants. You can also visit a fragrant lemon and orange grove located in the town center, where you can sample and purchase limoncello, a local lemon liqueur, among other products.
You can also opt to spend the day on the picturesque island of Capri via a ferry from Naples. A popular resort since ancient Roman times, the beautiful island of Capri is a joy to explore on foot. You can do Capri on your own or have our guide take you for the day.
Day 3 – Amalfi Coast private tour: Positano, Amalfi, Positano and Ravello, overnight in Sorrento
Today you will enjoy a private tour of the Amalfi Coast, beginning with the breathtaking resort town of Positano. This little town 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. From Positano you will head to beautiful Ravello, situated high above the Amalfi Coast offering picture-picture views of the town and the coastline below.
On the way back to Sorrento, you will have a short stop in Amalfi, a UNESCO World Heritage site, on the gulf of Salerno. You can climb the steep staircase to visit the 11th century Baroque duomo (cathedral), which overlooks the main town square.
Day 4 – Private transfer to Naples’ train station, tour of Mt. Vesuvius
Optional Day 4: Skip the tour of Mt. Vesuvius. Private transfer to the airport in Naples.
Today you will have a private guided tour of Mt. Vesuvius. The journey begins with the slow trip up the windy road up the hill until the parking lot to the crater. You must leave the car behind here and take a 30-minute hike of moderate difficulty to the top, which reaches nearly 4,200 feet. The views and fresh air here are well worth the effort.
Finally, we will escort you to the train station for the trip back to Florence or your next destination. We can also provide private transfer to the airport in Naples or to Rome.
NOTE: Inquire about customizing these private tours from Florence. Choose the number of days and desired destination.