Rome & Splendid Tour
8 days Semi-Escorted Tour from Rome, Naples, Pompeii, Sorrento, Capri & Amalfi

Features and Inclusions

  • Accommodation in 4* hotels including buffet breakfast

  • Arrival transfer from FCO/CIA airports to the hotel in Rome

  • 3 hrs guided walking tour in Rome

  • 4 Dinners (drinks not included)

  • 2 Lunches (drinks not included)

  • Full Day Excursion to Pompeii

  • Full Day Excursion to Capri 

  • Visit of the Blue Grotto (weather permitting)

  • Transfer from Sorrento to Amalfi

  • Transfer from Amalfi to Pompeii

  • Return to Rome by motor coach

  • Ground Transportation by deluxe A/C motor coach

  • Multilingual Tour

  • Entrance Fees

  • Only 1 bag per person allowed plus 1 hand luggage

  • Assistant during the whole tour but not in Rome or Amalfi

  • Not Included: City tax to be paid directly to hotel. 

 

Preferred Hotels

Rome:

Gioberti/Villa Franca/Commodore or similar (SF)

Sorrento: 

Vesuvio or similar (SF)

Amalfi: 

G.H. Excelsior/La Bussola or similar (SF)

 

Departures and Prices 2017

starting Daily from

April 1 - October 24, 2017

Per Person In Twin

$ 1590.00

Single Room 

$ 2235.00

 

ITINERARY

Day 1: Rome
Transfer from the airport in Rome to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. (O)

Day 2: Rome
American buffet breakfast at the hotel. In the morning you will enjoy a 3 hrs “Discovering Rome”, walking tour. You will be picked up at your hotel at about 9.00am. The tour will start from Largo Argentina and continue to Campo de’ Fiori, Piazza Farnese, Piazza Navona, Pantheon, Trevi Fountain, Spanish steps (no drop off at the hotel). Rest of the day at leisure and overnight. (B,O)

Day 3: Rome - Naples - Pompeii - Sorrento
7.30am, meeting point at the sightseeing office or pick up at the hotel from 6.45am to 7.00am for your departure from ROME to NAPLES by coach with a multilingual tour leader. Upon arrival in NAPLES our local guide will take you for a walking tour of the historical center to admire the Piazza del Plebiscito, the Royal Palace, the Gallery of Umberto I, and the San Carlo Opera House, stop for lunch where you will enjoy typical Neapolitan specialties such as ”mozzarella, salami, pizza or pasta” (soft drinks included). From Naples, continue to POMPEII , and enjoy a short visit to a coral and cameo factory, followed by a visit of the excavations of this ancient Roman city which was destroyed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvio in 79 b.c. and buried under 4 to 6 meters of ash and stones. Proceed to SORRENTO , a charming town of the Sorrentine Peninsula famous for the cultivation of Oranges, Lemons and Olives trees. Dinner and overnight at the hotel. (B,L,D,O)

Day 4: Sorrento - Capri - Sorrento
American buffet breakfast at the hotel, and departure at 8.00am 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), the AUGUSTUS GARDENS 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. Dinner and overnight at the hotel. (B,L.D,O)

Day 5: Sorrento - Amalfi
American buffet breakfast at the hotel and departure to AMALFI at 9.30am via the breathtaking Amalfi Coast drive. En-route you will enjoy magnificent views
of POSITANO and other picturesque fishing villages. Arrival in Amalfi and time at leisure. You can take the hotel’s shuttle bus to reach its private beach and
plunge into the water of the Mediterranean Sea. Alternatively, you may visit the city center of Amalfi. Dinner and overnight at the hotel. (B,D)

Day 6: Amalfi
American buffet breakfast at the hotel. Free time to discover the beauty of this wonderful coastal village, or to explore the area. You can take the hotel’s shuttle bus to reach its private beach and plunge into the water of the Mediterranean Sea. Alternatively, you may visit the city center of Amalfi. It is also possible to arrange optional excursions in the area, and visit towns like RAVELLO and POSITANO. Dinner and overnight at the hotel. (B,D,O)

Day 7: Amalfi - Pompeii - Rome
American buffet breakfast at the hotel. Morning at leisure. Meeting point at the hotel at 3.00pm and transfer to Pompeii where you will join another group for your trip back to ROME. Traffic permitting, the estimated time of arrival is 9.00pm. Overnight at the hotel in Rome. (B,O)

Day 8: Rome
American buffet breakfast at the hotel and end of tour. (B)

Extra nights: Possibility to add extra night at the beginning and/or end of the tour, rates on request.



B=Breakfast; D=Dinner; O=Overnight                                  gitsart

 

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