Amalfi and Capri – A Dream Trip

Amalfi, Ravello, Sorrento and Capri…

How about a romantic trip to the Amalfi Coast. Just an hour south from Naples, it is a land of turquoise sea, blue skies and charming villages. Delightful small restaurants, brilliantly painted boats and long, sunny days. Feast your eyes on this little trip of a lifetime xxxx

amalfi coast view
Amalfi Coast, Ravello – aerial view

Day One – Arrive Naples, Southern Italy – Transfer to Amalfi Coast

  • On arrival at Naples Airport a private car and driver will be waiting to drive you around the Bay of Naples via Mount Vesuvius to the Amalfi peninsula.
  • Follow the road up the side of Mount Vesuvius and then walk the final (short) distance to the crater. You can look into the crater and walk on a path of volcanic ash (pumice stone)
  • Continue to the charming hill-top town of Ravello, high on the Amalfi coast.
  • Free time to relax and enjoy this magical environment.

Day Two, Three  – Ravello, Amalfi Coast

  • Stay at a luxurious 4-star hotel in Ravello
  • Enjoy accommodation with beautiful gardens, pool, spectacular views.
  • Afternoon trip to Amalfi, Maiori and Positano along the coast with car and driver.
  • Explore the spectacular gardens at Villa Cimbrone, Ravello.
  • Enjoy a traditional trattoria dinner in the heart of the village of Ravello.
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Amalfi Coast – map

Day Four, Five, Six – Capri

  • Leave Ravello in the morning and drive from the Amalfi Peninsula to Sorrento for the hydrofoil or ferry crossing to Capri.
  • Explore the delightful small town of Sorrento before heading to the port.
  • A short ferry crossing to the Marina Grande, Capri where your hotel vehicle will be waiting to transport you to the hotel.
  • A fun drive across the island to the Hotel Scalinatella, Capri.
  • Two full days of rest and relaxation in this paradise of sea, sun and tranquillity.

Day Seven – Departure

  • Transfer to port area of Capri and then ferry across the Bay of Naples and vehicle transfer to Naples Airport. Sadly, it’s the end of the trip!
La Scalinetta, Capri
La Scalinatella, Capri
La Conca, Amalfi
La Concha Ristorante, Amalfi

Notes:

  • This is a sample itinerary.
  • The trip can be longer or shorter to suit the guests.
  • All the tours / experiences I create are tailor-made for the individual clients
  • I have assumed transport to and from Naples Airport (flights not included)
  • I am an Oxford educated tour guide, travel planner and travel company owner.
  • My company web site is: grand-tourist.com
  • My travel blog is: educated-traveller.com

Costs and what’s included – 6 nights accommodation in Italy

  • 3 nights Ravello – Hotel Rufolo
  • 3 nights Capri – Hotel Scalinatella
  • First class, four star hotels with luxurious double accommodation
  • Breakfast included daily
  • Arrival transfer from Naples Airport to Amalfi Coast
  • Half day excursion to Herculaneum (with local expert guide)
  • All ground transportation in comfortable saloon car with air conditioning
  • Professional and courteous drivers.
  • Car transfer to Sorrento town and port for ferry to Capri
  • Transport from Capri port to Hotel Scalinatella
  • Maps, guide books and local information provided.
  • Departure transfer from Capri to Naples with car service to Naples Airport

Please note – prices will vary depending on dates of travel and exact length of stay. A price guide is as follows (based on travel in April 2018):

  • GBP £ 1995 / US $ 2950 per person based on 2 people sharing – double room
  • GBP £ 2595 / US $ 3750 per person in superior double room with sea view
  • GBP £ 2950 / US $ 4350 per person in Junior Suite with sea view
  • Double room for single occupancy – please add: GBP 595 / US $ 850.

Notes:

  • Prices are land only – and include all services listed above.
  • All services subject to availability at time of booking.
  • For more information: Janet at Grand Tourist
  • 20-01-2018
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Strada della Mozzarella, Campania

NOTE – Southern Campania is THE mozzarella producing area of Italy, if you’d like to visit a farm and do a mozzarella cheese tasting just ask! Those water buffalo are a treat to meet!!

 

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