Arrive at Naples airport where we will be met by our Tour Manager. Transfer by private motor coach to our Hotel in Salerno, your residence for a week. Rest of the day is free. Welcome dinner and overnight at the hotel.
This morning we will depart for Sorrento. We drive to Sorrento along the untamed beauty of the Amalfi Coast. We will visit this charming village with free time for lunch or shopping. Afternoon continue to the beautiful resort town of Amalfi. Return to hotel for dinner and overnight
This morning we will depart for Caserta where we visit the Royal Palace. Free time for lunch, this afternoon we will visit the city of Naples; our panoramic tour will include Plebiscito Square, Angioino Castle and a brief stop at a typical Neapolitan pastry shop to savour a sfogliatella. Our dinner tonight will not be at the hotel; therefore we all need to meet in the Lobby by 7:00 pm for our dinner adventure to a local restaurant to Salerno historic centre. You will enjoy a typical dinner with a live Neapolitan music.
This morning we depart for Pompeii. Visit this classic Roman city buried by the Vesuvius eruption in the year 79 A.D. Marvel at the theatre, the magnificent fora, the private homes, the Roman frescos. Free time for lunch (on own) afterwards we visit a coral and cameos factory (APA) in Torre del Greco. Continue to Ravello where we visit Villa Ruffolo and the Duomo. Return to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
This morning we will travel to Naples where we will board our ferry headed for Capri. Morning sightseeing of Anacapri. Free time for lunch (on your own) Afterwards we visit Capri’s piazzetta, Augustus Gardens. Time for shopping and personal exploration. Return to hotel for dinner & overnight
This morning we travel to Paestum. Upon arrival we visit the ancient temples of the Greek colony and its museum. Lunch in an Agriturismo in Paestum. After lunch we will return to hotel, free time for last minute shopping or packing. This evening we will enjoy a farewell dinner.
Breakfast at the hotel and departure for Rome. En route stop lunch. Upon arrival in Rome, check in at the hotel. The rest of the day is at our leisure. Dinner and overnight at our hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel. Today we , we make our way to St. Peter’s for an audience with Pope Francis if he is in residence. Then we enter St. Peter’s to view the beautiful “Pieta.” We visit the treasures of the Vatican Museum and marvel at Michelangelo’s restored frescoes in the Sistine Chapel. Lunch is on our own. This afternoon we see two of Rome’s major Basilicas–St. John Lateran and St. Mary Major; our tour continues to St. Peter in Chains to view Michelangelo’s possibly most celebrated sculpture, the “Moses”. Dinner and overnight at our hotel.
This morning we enjoy a panoramic bus tour around the glorious city of Rome including the Roman Fora, the Arch of Constantine, the Coliseum and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. After lunch on our own , we will enjoy a 3 hrs Rome walking tour including Largo Argentina, Campo de’ Fiori, Piazza Farnese, Piazza Navona, Pantheon, Trevi Fountain, Spanish steps . Dinner and overnight at our hotel.
ROME FREE DAY
Free day in Rome for personal adventure. If interested, optional day trip to Pompeii or Tivoli Gardens. Farewell dinner at a local restaurant in Rome. Overnight at the hotel.
Arrivederci Italia . Departure to Rome airport. End of the tour