ROME & AMALFI COAST - 2017
ROME & AMALFI COAST - 2017

Day 1: 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! 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.

Day 2: Rome, Italy - Tour Begins
Your tour opens in Rome. This evening, join your fellow travelers for a welcome dinner featuring local delicacies and wines.
Today Dinner is included.

Day 3: Rome
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 to the spectacular Colosseum. Contemporary Rome is highlighted through the legendary Piazza Navona.
Today Breakfast is included.

Day 4: 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.
Today Breakfast and Dinner are included.

Day 5: 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 specialties 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..
Today Breakfast is included.

Day 6: 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. 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.
Today Breakfast and Dinner are included.

Day 7: 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 paradise island.
Today Breakfast is included.

Day 8: 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 view of this remarkable archaeological site. Stop at a local winery at the foot of Mt. Vesuvius to savor the famous Lacryma Christo wines and enjoy a typical Neapolitan lunch.
Today Breakfast and Lunch are included.

Day 9: Amalfi Coast - Naples - Rome
Bid farewell to the Amalfi Coast this morning and proceed 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 celebrating the completion of a marvelous trip to Italy.
Today Breakfast and Dinner are included.

Day 10: Rome - Tour Ends
Your tour comes to a close, leaving you with a lifetime of memories of this joyous part of Italy.
Today Breakfast is included.

 

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Highlights...
Rome • Amalfio Coast • Montecassino • SorrentoPaestum • Pompeii • Winery
Naples

10 Days • 13 Meals:
8 Breakfasts • 1 Lunch • 4 Dinners

Starting at $2,199*

*per person, land only, double occupancy.
Call for airfare from your gateway.


YOUR ITINERARY AT A GLANCE

DAY 1
Overnight Flight
DAYS 2, 3
Imperiale Hotel, Rome
DAYS 4 - 8
Cetus Hotel, Cetara,Amalfi Coast or Graal Hotel, Ravello, Amalfi Coast
DAY 9
Crowne Plaza St. Peter's, Rome

On some dates alternate hotels may be used.


UNIQUE EXPERIENCES!

  • Enjoy regional wines with every included dinner.
  • A local expert walks you through centuries of history during a visit to the National Archaeological Museum in Naples.
  • Learn about ancient cultures and history during your visit to the Greek temples of Paestum, UNESCO World Heritage site.
  • Spend a leisurely five nights on the breathtaking Amalfi Coast (UNESCO), where the Mediterranean Sea and the mountains meet.
  • A local expert walks you through the UNESCO site of Pompeii.
  • Experience the benefits of personal audio headsets, designed for better communication between you and your guides throughout your tour.

For more information call Pam Adair at 216.751.8301 or 888.878.8187


Please Note:
• This tour includes moderate physical activity. Walking tours, as well as walking slightly longer distances, up stairs or on uneven walking surfaces should be expected. Some of the most unique sightseeing can mean accessing locations that restrict motorcoaches, especially in historic areas. For your comfort, we recommend bringing walking shoes. If you require a walker or wheelchair, or have difficulty walking, you may not be able to access some of these areas and may want to consider an alternate vacation. Our travel counselors can provide additional information or assistance to help you determine the perfect trip for you.
• *Due to the unpredictable nature of the events schedule at the Vatican, on certain dates it may be necessary to visit the Vatican Museums in the afternoon. Vatican Museums are closed on Sundays and holidays that fall on Saturday. Most national museums in Florence, including the Uffizi Gallery and the Academy, are closed on Mondays. *On occasion, due to inclement weather, your boat trip to Murano Island may be substituted with a visit to a local glass factory in Venice.
• When the Vatican option falls on a Wednesday, the order of included and optional tours may be reversed, in order to participate in all activities for that day.
• Please note that most shops and businesses in Italy are closed on Sundays and on National/Religious holidays.
• Single accommodations are limited and are available on a first come, first served basis.
• To complete your vacation, we include roundtrip airport-to-hotel transfers when purchasing airfare from us with your tour. If you have arranged for your own air, we are pleased to provide you the option of purchasing these transfers. Please note that all transfers will leave at pre-scheduled times.
• Passport is required.

 

Vacation updated: 12/27/2016 1:39:55 PM