The enchanting South of Italy
The south of Italy is becoming more and more popular because of the enchanting spots and the wonderful climate. A 9 days trip between the Amalfi Coast, Basilicata and Puglia. You will be impressed by places you
Rome Airport - Pompeii - Winery - Sorrento
Welcome to Italy! After a long journey one of our professional english speaking driver will take care of you. It’s time to start your adventure in our beautiful country. You will drive by one of our luxury Mercedes car or van from Rome to Sorrento. Along the way you can’t miss the chance to stop in Pompeii where, thanks to our professional english speaking guide, you will discover all the secrets about Pompeii ruins. The visit takes about two hours and after you will relax in a fantastic winery located in the Vesuvius Natural Reserve. You will taste our regional wines and typical products of the area. Accommodation in Sorrento.
A special day is waiting for you! Today you will visit three authentic jewels of the south of Italy. The first town is Ravello. It is a tiny village on the cliff, chosen by Wagner during the XIX century to rest and where he composed the famous Parsifal. You will be impressed by the beauty of the two villas, Villa Rufolo and Villa Cimbrone that, according to your taste and preferences, you will have the chance to visit. After Ravello, you will stop in Amalfi, one of the ancient Marine Republics of Italy. You can’t miss the stunning Duomo with the cloister or the Paper Museum. Amalfi is a fascinating town rich of art and history, Our professional driver will be happy to give you some tips about restaurants for your lunch break. It is not possible to end the day before visiting Positano. Your driver will take you down the village until the last parking. Then you will continue walking down between the amazing narrow streets which takes you to the real center of the village: the beach. Here you will enjoy the colors and the smells of this unforgettable spot maybe drinking an italian prosecco.
Another adventure for you today. This morning our driver will take you from your accommodation to Sorrento port where a private boat is waiting for you. Your skipper will introduce you on the boat and you will be ready to visit one of the most famous and glamorous spot in the world: Capri. Before getting there, if you want, you can stop and jump into the blue sea to swim. You will do the tour of the island and explore all the grottos, including the popular Blue Grotto. Please just consider that to visit the blue grotto it is necessary to change the boat and go inside using a very tiny boat. Of course, you will have some free time to spend on the island, walking along Via Camerelle and drinking an aperitivo sitting at the famous Piazzetta. Your skipper will wait for you at the time you have chosen for your return trip to Sorrento where our professional driver will be at your arrival to drive you back to your accommodation.
Sorrento - Paestum - Mozzarella tasting - Matera
It is time to say goodbye to Sorrento and to the amalfi coast. You won’t leave Campania region before a stop in Paestum. This town is very popular for its Greek temples you will have the chance to visit thanks to our professional english speaking guide. After an amazing visit between temples and the museum, you will stop at a close Mozzarella cheese Factory. The Caserta area is very famous for buffalo mozzarella. We will stop in one of the best factory where you can have a small visit, looking at all the production’s steps and where you will enjoy a great lunch break. The tour continues to reach the wonderful town of Matera where you will spend the night.
Matera full day - Calessini Night
Walking in Matera is like experiencing a forgotten past. It is not a coincidence if this place is called the second Betlemme and Mel Gibson chose it as the set of his famous movie “The Passion”. In the 1950’s when the inhabitants who lived in the grottos dug out of the mountains were forced to abandon those dwellings to settle in a modern district, no one would have ever imagined that those grottos, i Sassi, would ever become the symbol of a reborn city. Today I Sassi in Matera are part of the UNESCO heritage. Today a visit of the Sassi is a true journey into the past of the native people of this area. Matera is the symbol of a rural civilization that has been able to keep its traditions alive.
Alberobello - Masseria - Ostuni
After a magical day in Matera it is time to leave to Puglia region and let you enjoy the amazing and unique spot of ALBEROBELLO. The historical center of ALBEROBELLO has been declared by UNESCO World Heritage. But it is not the only thing you can admire in this fantastic town. The whole territory offers countless evidences of the so called peasants civilization who was able to transform a hostile and dry landscape in a perfect symbiosis between men and nature. After an half day in ALBEROBELLO you will enjoy the visit of a local and traditional masseria where you can enjoy a great lunch. The tour continues with the visit of another pearl of the south: Ostuni. It is a very popular tourist destination with its medieval village. Take a stroll in the old town center as well as on the white beaches. It is also called the white town because of the characteristic whitewashed houses of its historic center.
Matera - Naples
Today you will drive back to Matera and have the chance to visit something you missed during the first visit. After an half day there, it will be time to go to Naples and dedicate few hours to the visit of the magic historical center of this amazing and unique city. Thanks to our professional english speaking guide you will enjoy all the faces of this ancient city.
Naples - Cassino - Rome
It is time to say goodbye to Naples and drive to Rome. But on the way you will have a great chance: visit the wonderful spot of Cassino. Here you will visit the stunning Abbey with its library and archive. The Abbey was founded in 529 AD by San Benedetto da Norcia, but it was completely destroyed during the Second World War. Thanks to the hard work and the passion of many people the abbey has been rebuilt as it was in origin and today it is possible to visit and admire it. After this visit and a lunch break you can continue your trip to Rome.
Rome - Rome Airport
It is your departure day and we really hope you have enjoyed our country and our staff and support. We will be happy to welcome you again and let you live another magical Italy experience.
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