Do you love culture and can’t wait to visit Pompeii, but at the same time you don’t want to give up the beauties of the Sorrento Peninsula and the Amalfi Coast?
This is the tour for you!
An instructive walk through the ruins of Pompeii, some shopping in Sorrento among ceramics, cameos and inlay works, and a romantic break in Positano.
Sorrento Coast & Ancient Pompeii
Positano - Sorrento - Pompeii
Starting from € 49.00
We will be waiting for you under the ship or at the hotel exit, with a sign with your name on it and a big smile. Welcomed with a modern 8-seater Mercedes Van equipped with all safety and comfort devices.
Thus begins our tour that leaves for Pompeii
The city Pompeii offers the vision of a Roman city frozen in time due to the devastating eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD. You will see Roman shops, baths and brothels. You will live an experience of Pompeii before and after the epic eruption of 2000 years ago.
From Pompeii you will proceed to the wonderful Sorrento
, one of the treasures of the Amalfi Coast. Home of the great Torquato Tasso, Sorrento is the most famous town on the Sorrento peninsula.
Lose yourself in its gardens and citrus groves and in the alleys of its charming old town, full of churches, historic buildings and artisan shops.
Also known as the land of mermaids, it has often been celebrated in songs, immortalized in paintings and praised by poets. Let yourself be guided through the historic center of Sorrento, and treat yourself to a visit to the Cloister of San Francesco, in the Villa Comunale. The heart of the city is Piazza Tasso
, the starting point from which to begin exploring the city.
From here you then move on to the famous Corso Italia
, the main street of the town where you can go shopping. The city also excels for its food and wine tradition with typical products such as limoncello, sorbet and lemon delights to be savored while walking along the Corso.
After Sorrento the tour proceeds along the road to Positano
Along the way there will be stops to allow you to photograph the splendid views that the coast offers to tourists. Positano is simply the pearl of the Amalfi Coast, not only for the many terraces, stairways and colorful houses, but also for the emotions it can transmit to those who visit it. Of all the towns on the Amalfi Coast, Positano is probably the most exclusive, an overflowing casket of breathtaking landscapes, deep blue sea, fantastic food, and fashion. In fact, Positano, loved by VIPs since the 1960s.
Its intricate streets that wind on the ridge of the mountain that descends to the beach are full of people and shops, artisan shops, where you will be spoiled for choice for purchases, sandals are the most famous thing in Positano, also because the craftsmen make them by hand and tailored according to the model you want. Visit the historic center, with the Church of Santa Maria Assunta (whose dome can be seen from all over the town) and the remains of the Roman Villa of Positano, known as "the little Pompeii of the Amalfi Coast".
The delights of the area are many and it is practically impossible to resist, for lunch
we can head up the hill of Monte Pertuso, where you can enjoy a breathtaking view of Positano, in a delightful restaurant to taste traditional dishes (homemade), sip a fragrant Limoncello, and why not, try the renowned Lemon Delights, a typical dessert from the Amalfi coast.
At the end of this fairytale tour, your private driver will take you back to the port where the ship awaits you or to your hotel.
- Highway tolls, gasoline, taxes, parkings
- Stop Positano
- Stop Sorrento
- Stop Ruiins of Pompei
Price does not Include
- Pompeii Ruins Entrance Ticket
- Tourist guide
Sorrento Coast & Ancient Pompeii
Positano - Sorrento - Pompeii
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