Rome & the Amalfi Coast
From $3,189* pp | 9 Days • 13 Meals *Rate is per person, land only, double occupancy.
Journey from Rome to Southern Italy’s breathtaking Amalfi Coast and bask in the striking landscapes. Delight in the unique, regional art, culture, food and wine.
- Explore the fascinating National Archaeological Museum in Naples.
- Discover the amazing mountain top monastery of Montecassino.
- Enjoy a stop at a winery located at the foot of Mt. Vesuvius.
Discover the Acclaimed Amalfi Coast
Join us on a journey through southern Italy and embrace its rich scenery, art, culture, food and wine. We open with a guided tour of Classical Rome that reveals its iconic treasures, followed by an in-depth guided visit of the spectacular Colosseum. Next, travel amid the breathtaking scenery of the Amalfi Coast. From the seaside town of Sorrento to the monastery of Montecassino and the ancient Greek temples of Paestum, each day brings a another delightful experience. Enjoy a surprising stop to learn how mozzarella cheese is made and visit the renowned National Archaeological Museum. Along the way, discover the ruins of Pompeii, stop at a local winery at the foot of Mt. Vesuvius and perhaps sip limoncello, a local lemon liquor.
Meals as per itinerary
Activities as stated
Please note: Accommodation is subject to change.
Meals not indicated on the itinerary
Comprehensive travel insurance
Items of a personal nature – laundry, telephone, room service
Tips and gratuities
Day 1. Rome, Italy – Tour Begins
Your tour opens in Rome, the “Eternal City,” with thousands of years of history and world-renowned for its art, architecture and culture. Journey through southern Italy and experience its rich scenery, art, culture, food and wine! Witness the breathtaking scenery of the Amalfi Coast, discover the ruins of Pompeii, and explore the most well-preserved Greek temples outside of Greece while in Paestum. This evening, join your fellow travellers for a welcome dinner featuring local delicacies and wines.
This morning you may wish to participate in an optional tour to the magnificent treasures of the Vatican Museums and St. Peter’s Basilica. Later, we set out on a panoramic tour of Classical Rome featuring the Piazza Venezia, the Roman Forum, the Circus Maximus, and the Arch of Constantine, followed by an in-depth guided visit of the spectacular Colosseum. Contemporary Rome is highlighted through the legendary Piazza Navona.
Day 3. Rome – Montecassino – Amalfi Coast
Depart Rome and journey to the Amalfi Coast. En route, ease your way into the local culture as your Tour Manager teaches you a few key phrases of the native language. Make a stop at the Benedictine monastery of Montecassino, perched on a mountaintop south of Rome. You’ll discover its rich history while exploring the monastery’s ornate chapel, peaceful courtyards, and fascinating museum.
Day 4. Amalfi Coast – Sorrento – Amalfi – Minori – Amalfi Coast
Begin your day exploring the popular and charming seaside resort town of Sorrento. This afternoon, travel to the delightful town of Amalfi where you have time to explore. Next, continue to Minori where you will have the opportunity to sample some of the local specialities at a family-owned limoncello factory. You’ll also enjoy a typical Italian afternoon break at a local café and pastry shop. Your evening is at leisure.
After breakfast, discover one of Italy’s most surprising products during a tour of a local buffalo milk mozzarella factory. Your day continues with a visit to Paestum where a local guide will escort you through some of the best-preserved Greek temples outside of Greece. End your day with dinner at a popular local restaurant.
Day 6. Amalfi Coast
Enjoy a day at leisure to take in the beautiful scenery of the Amalfi Coast. You may wish to sign up for an optional boat trip (weather permitting) to the wonderful Mediterranean island of Capri, where a local guide will provide an interesting tour of this paradisaical island.
Day 7. Amalfi Coast – Pompeii – Winery – Amalfi Coast
Today, experience the excavated ruins of Pompeii at the foothills of Mount Vesuvius. Soak in the history of the preserved original buildings of a typical Roman town 2,000 years ago. A local guide will provide an in-depth tour of this remarkable archaeological site. Stop at a local winery at the foot of Mt. Vesuvius to savour the famous Lacryma Christo wines and enjoy a typical Neapolitan lunch.
Bid farewell to the Amalfi Coast this morning and proceed to colourful and vibrant Naples. Enjoy a visit to the fascinating National Archaeological Museum, one of the finest in the world. This evening, join your fellow travellers for a farewell dinner celebrating the completion of a marvellous trip to Italy.
Day 9. Rome – Tour Ends
- Italy is 6 hours ahead of Eastern Standard Time.
- Elevation on this tour will not exceed 2400 feet.
- The currency in Italy is the Euro.
- Voltage in Italy is 220V.
- Why not consider a pre and post tour extension. Start and end your holiday rested.
This tour includes moderate physical activity. The itinerary blends some longer days with shorter days and more leisure time. Walking tours, as well as walking slightly longer distances, upstairs or on uneven walking surfaces should be expected
Jul 14, 2017 – Jul 22 2017 $3,809
Jul 21, 2017 – Jul 29, 2017 $3,809
Aug 18, 2017 – Aug 26, 2017 $3,809
Sep 3, 2017 – Sep 11, 2017 $3,809
Sep 10, 2017 – Sep 18, 2017 SOLD OUT
Sep 15, 2017 – Sep 23, 2017 SOLD OUT
Sep 17, 2017 – Sep 25, 2017 $3,879
Sep 22, 2017 – Sep 30, 2017 $3,879
Sep 26, 2017 – Oct 4, 2017 $3,879
Oct 6, 2017 – Oct 14, 2017 $3,809
Oct 13, 2017 – Oct 21, 2017 $3,809
Oct 20, 2017 – Oct 28, 2017 $3,809
Oct 27, 2017 – Nov 4, 2017 $3,749
Nov 3, 2017 – Nov 11, 2017 $3,469
Nov 10, 2017 – Nov 18, 2017 $3,469
Dec 10, 2017 – Dec 18, 2017 $3,259
Jan 26, 2018 – Feb 3, 2018 $3,189
Feb 25, 2018 – Mar 5, 2018 $3,259
Mar 9, 2018 – Mar 17, 2018 $3,469
Mar 16, 2018 – Mar 24, 2018 SOLD OUT
Apr 6, 2018 – Apr 14, 2018 SOLD OUT
Apr 13, 2018 – Apr 21, 2018 $3,809
Apr 20, 2018 – Apr 28, 2018 $3,809
Apr 27, 2018 – May 5, 2018 $3,809