November 7 – 16, 2019

Rome & the Amalfi Coast

DAY ONE:

November 7, 2019 Overnight Flight Your adventure begins with an overnight flight to Italy. Journey through southern Italy and experience its rich scenery, art, culture, food and wine.

 

DAY TWO:

November 8, 2019 Rome, Italy – Tour Begins Your tour opens in the “Eternal City” of Rome! Tonight, join your fellow travelers for a welcome dinner featuring wines and local delicacies.

 

DAY THREE:

Saturday, November 9, 2019 Rome This morning you may join 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. Then, contemporary Rome is highlighted through the legendary Piazza Navona.

 

DAY FOUR:

November 10, 2019 Rome – Montecassino – Amalfi Coast Journey to the Amalfi Coast.** En route, make a stop at the Benedictine monastery of Montecassino which is perched on a mountaintop south of Rome. Discover its rich history while exploring the monastery’s ornate chapel, peaceful courtyards and fascinating museum.

 

DAY FIVE:

November 11, 2019 Amalfi Coast – Sorrento – Amalfi – Minori – Amalfi Coast Begin your day exploring the popular and charming seaside resort town of Sorrento. This afternoon you’ll do a double-take as you travel to one of Italy’s most-spectacular destinations, Amalfi. Spend some time on your own to explore this stunning seaside town before continuing on to Minori, where you’ll get to sample some of the local specialties at a family-owned limoncello factory. Savor a traditional Italian afternoon break at a local café and pastry shop, then enjoy an evening at leisure.

 

DAY SIX:

November 12, 2019 Amalfi Coast – Paestum – Amalfi Coast After breakfast, discover one of Italy’s most surprising products during a tour of a local buffalo milk mozzarella factory. Visit Paestum next, where a local guide escorts you through some of the best-preserved Greek temples outside of Greece. Enjoy dinner at a popular local restaurant.

 

DAY SEVEN:

November 13, 2019 Amalfi Coast – Capri – Amalfi Coast Explore a Mediterranean paradise on the sparkling Bay of Naples when you embark from the port of Salerno and cruise to the wonderful Isle of Capri. Pass the hill towns, colorful homes, lush gardens, and architectural marvels that dot the dramatic Amalfi Coast. On Capri, enjoy a locally guided minibus tour before setting out on your own to admire the charming town of Anacapri and its grand views of the island and the Bay of Naples. Afterward, ride the funicular back toward the Marina Grande, where the ferry waits to return you to the Amalfi Coast.

 

DAY EIGHT:

November 14, 2019 Amalfi Coast – Pompeii – Winery – Amalfi Coast Today, experience the excavated ruins of Pompeii at the foothills of Mount Vesuvius. See the preserved original buildings of a typical Roman town from 2,000 years ago as a local guide provides you with an in-depth historical tour of this remarkable archaeological site. At the foot of Mount Vesuvius, stop at a local winery to savor the famous Lacryma Christo wines and enjoy a typical Neapolitan lunch.

 

DAY NINE:

November 15, 2019 Amalfi Coast – Naples – Rome Bid addio to the Amalfi Coast and head to colorful and vibrant Naples. Enjoy a visit to the fascinating National Archaeological Museum, one of the finest in the world. This evening, join your fellow travelers for a farewell dinner and salud to the completion of a marvelous visit to Italy.

 

DAY TEN:

November 16, 2019 Rome – Tour Ends Your tour comes to a close today.

 

Total cost of this tour per person:

Double                Triple                 Single

$3,949.00            $3,899.00          $4,549.00

 

For bookings made after May 8, 2019 call for rates.

 

Not Included In Price: Cancellation Waiver and Insurance of $315 per person

 

A deposit of $500 per person is due upon reservation. Reservations are made on a first come, first served basis. Reservations made after the deposit due date of May 1, 2019 are based upon availability. Final payment due by September 9, 2019. Deposits are refundable up until May 8, 2019.