Rome, Naples & the Amalfi Coast

From $3,249
Duration 9 Days
Departures from May 2020 - Oct 2020
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From $3,249
Duration 9 Days
Departures from May 2020 - Oct 2020
Tour Overview

​Strike the perfect balance between ancient cityscapes and idyllic coastal scenery with our Rome, Naples and Amalfi Coast tour. Explore the capital’s atmospheric labyrinthine streets before indulging in wine tasting and culinary treats.

  • Classic Touring
  • All Breakfasts
  • Max Group Size 30
  • New for 2020

Your Holiday Includes

  • Just You Tour Manager as your host & Specialist Local Guides
  • 8 nights in 3 & 4-star hotels
  • 8 breakfasts (B), 4 dinners (D) including welcome drink & farewell dinner
  • Free scheduled group transfers are available on arrival from Rome & Naples on departure, other transportation & porterage included

Included Holiday Highlights

  • ​Walking tour of Rome
  • Wine tasting in Frascati
  • Visit to Monte Cassino WWII cemetery
  • Special pizza making experience in Naples - home of Pizza!
  • Discovery tour of Pompeii
  • Trip to Sorrento
  • Adventure along the Amalfi Coast
  • Farewell dinner in a local farmhouse

Itinerary

Day 1 UK - Rome

Make your own way to Rome where you can meet us for the scheduled group transfers to your hotel. The hotel offers free daily shuttle buses and is only 20 minutes from the Vatican. You’ll have time to settle in and get to know your fellow travellers.

Meals included: D

Day 2 Rome

Get your first taste of Rome’s ancient ruins and architectural wonders on a walking tour led by a Local Guide. Tick off bucket list attractions from the ornate Trevi Fountain and imposing Pantheon to the Spanish Steps. In the afternoon, continue exploring Rome’s iconic architecture at your own pace or take advantage of our optional excursion to the Colosseum.
Meals included: B

Day 3 Rome - at Leisure

Today you’ll have plenty of free time to explore major monuments like the Roman Forum or lesser-known neighbourhoods like arty Trastevere. Alternatively, join our tour for ‘skip-the-line’ entrance to the Vatican Museums and the ornate Sistine Chapel.

Meals included: B

Day 4 Frascati - Monte Cassino

Next up is Naples, a city made famous for its mythical links and tasty Neapolitan pizza. On our way, we’ll stop at a vineyard in Frascati, famed for its crisp white wine. We’ll then cruise through gorgeous countryside, pausing briefly at Monte Cassino to view the poignant WWII cemetery and historic abbey that was damaged during the war.

Meals included: B,D

Day 5 Naples - at Leisure

Make the most of Naples’ art heritage during a day of leisurely sightseeing. Admire Duomo di San Gennaro’s frescoes or marvel at Caravaggio masterpieces at the Museo di Capodimonte. If you’d rather get out of the city, sign up to our optional excursion to Capri. As well as a boat trip along the balmy Mediterranean coast, you’ll get to uncover all four corners of the glamorous resort island.
In the evening, visit Naples and recreate Naples’ namesake pizza for dinner under the instruction of an expert.

Meals included: B,D

Day 6 Pompeii

Pompeii’s ancient ruins are the stuff of legends and they’ll be brought to life by a Local Guide on our unmissable walking tour. Afterwards, we’ll journey down the coast to the picturesque village of Sant’Agata near Sorrento. Soak up sea views over the Gulfs of Naples and Salerno from your hotel.

Meals included: B

Day 7 Sorrento

​Sweeping panoramas await in Sorrento, the gateway to the Amalfi Coast. You’ll have a day to explore the town’s maze of charming alleyways and sample local delicacies like limoncello.
You could also indulge in an optional lunchtime cookery class or the ‘I 3 Tenori’ opera evening in Museum Correale’s impressive hall. Inspired by the famous ‘Three Tenors’ concerts performed by Pavarotti, Domingo and Carreras, you’ll hear songs from iconic Italian operas as well as regional tunes.

Meals included: B

Day 8 Amalfi Coast

We’ll explore the region’s pastel-hued villages, tranquil coves and iconic towns, including Amalfi with its striped Byzantine buildings, and Ravello - famed for its clifftop pleasure gardens. There will also be a stop at Positano to photograph its beautiful boutiques and colourful cafés.
End your exploration of Italy with a memorable farewell dinner hosted by a local family in their Sorrento farmhouse, where you'll take a tour of the farm and enjoy a traditional Italian meal.

Meals included: B,D

Day 9 Naples - Departure

​Your tour comes to an end today. Scheduled group transfers are available to the airport, please see www.justyou.com/transfers

Meals included: B

Accommodation

Hotel Delle Palme

The Hotel Delle Palme is situated in the centre of Sant Agata, a beautiful hamlet in the hills above Sorrento. Sant A''gata sui du Golfi is one of the most famous places to stay in Sorrento, situated 400m above sea level and enjoys fresh air and a mild climate.

The hotel was originally a 19th century villa, and was then transformed into a holiday villa but the ancient tradition of hospitality and attentive service remains today. The hotel is situated within large grounds with pine, firs, cedar and magnolia trees, and is within walking distance to the village centre which is home to some restaurants and shops. The hotel is located in a strategic position on the ridge of the Sorrento Peninsula.

The hotel restaurant serves traditional local specialties and are typical to the Mediterranean cuisine, much of the ingredients are locally and seasonally sourced, alongside a wide selection of local wines. The rooms are comfortable and all have private bathrooms with bath / or shower, hairdryer, TV, air conditioning, telephone, safe and, on request, mini bar.