Sorrento Escape and Capri from Rome – 2019
Travel from Rome to Naples and explore Pompeii en route to Sorrento; the gateway to the Amalfi Coast. Enjoy some time on the isle of Capri.
ITINERARY – ROME-NAPLES-POMPEII-SORRENTO-CAPRI-ROME
Day 1 – ROME-NAPLES-POMPEII-SORRENTO
Depart from Destination Italia’s Sightseeing office at 7.30am to Naples.
(pick up from hotels will be from 6.30am to 7.00am and just a reminder to order your box breakfast at your hotel the day before departure)
Upon arrival in Naples our local guide will take us on a walking tour of the historical centre to admire Piazza del Plebiscito, the Royal Palace, Piazza del Municipio, the Gallery of Umberto I, the San Carlo Opera House. Continue to Pompeii. After lunch in a Neapolitan restaurant, 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 Pompeii excavations of this ancient Roman city that was destroyed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AC. This archaeological journey through the ancient city will give you the opportunity to better understand the Romans who used to live at that time. Proceed to Sorrento, the gateway of Amalfi coast with the colourful historical centre and pretty waterfront with fishing boats and new Marina Grande cruise pier. Check in at your hotel in Sorrento, dinner and overnight.
Meals: L D
Day 2- SORRENTO-CAPRI-ROME
American buffet breakfast at the hotel and departure at 7.30-7.45am to the island 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. Departure for Pompeii where you will join the bus to come back to Rome. Arrival in Rome around 9.00pm (drop off guarantee in Termini Station / Barberini Square / Destination Italia Sightseeing Office)
End of our services.
Meals: B L
- 1 Accommodation in 4* hotel in Sorrento
- 1 American buffet breakfast
- 1 dinner (drinks NOT included) in Sorrento
- 1 typical lunch in Naples/Pompei (1 Soft drinks included)
- 1 lunch in Capri (drinks not included)
- Guided tour of Pompeii included entrance fee
- Full day excursion to Capri
- Visit of the BLUE GROTTO (weather permitting/ entrance fee included)
- Ground transportation by deluxe motor coach with air conditioning
- Multilingual tour English – Spanish – French
Extra nights: Possibility to add extra nights at the beginning and/or at the end of the tour; rates are on request or available on our online booking website.
Departure transfer: Possibility to organize the departure transfers; rates are on request or available on our online booking website.
*City Tax not included and must be paid directly at the hotel on check out