13 Day Tour of Italy’s Coastal Hideaways
Discover quaint coastal fishing villages, gloriously sunny beaches and secret island caves on the perfect multi-city Italy vacation for sun-seekers and honeymooners who want to lap up the Italian sunshine in the prettiest locations, including Positano on the glorious Amalfi Coast, the radiant island of Capri and the iconic city of Rome. On this pre-packaged tour you will discover extraordinary beauty, sublime coastlines and sparkling turquoise waters, as well as multiple historic World Heritage Sites. With exclusive pre-arranged tours with expert guides, accommodation and private transfers, this is the perfect tour on which to relax and immerse yourself in glorious sunshine while taking in epic coastal views and reviving Mediterranean Sea air.
- Private airport transfers and first-class train tickets included as standard
- Amalfi Coast tour to explore the divine coastal scenery
- Tour of Ravello, a majestic hill-top town on the Amalfi Coast
- Classical music concert in Ravello with panoramic views of the sea
- Day tour to the ancient lost city of Pompeii
- Boat tour of Capri, including the i Faraglioni rocks
- VIP private guided tour of the Vatican with an expert guide
- Special tour of ancient Rome, featuring the Colosseum and Roman Forum
- An evening of food tasting in Trastevere, with authentic Roman cuisine
- Exclusive guided tour of Rome’s mysterious catacombs
Trip Information at a Glance
Places visited: Positano on the Amalfi Coast (5 nights), Capri (2 nights), Rome (5 nights)
Price: Starts from $7749 per person (land rate). Packages can be booked with just a 20% deposit. Please refer to the Pricing box at the bottom of the page for more information on pricing and deposits.
Departure date: Dates are flexible and customizable for private departures, allowing you to select your preferred departure date.
- Private airport transfers
- First-class train tickets between resorts
- Accommodation (with breakfast)
- Pre-arranged tours and activities:
- Positano: Amalfi Coast driving tour; day trip to Ravello, with tickets to a classical music concert; day tour to the ancient lost city of Pompeii
- Capri: Boat tour of Capri, including the i Faraglioni rocks
- Rome: Private guided tour of the Vatican; special-access tour of the Colosseum; food-tasting tour of Trastevere; tour of Rome’s underground catacombs
Flights: Please note that this package does not include flights. When purchasing your flights from your chosen airline, we recommend that you fly into Naples Capodichino Airport and fly out of Rome Fiumicino Airport. If this is not possible for you but you would still like to book this package, please contact us for a customized quote or click “Request Quote” in the box at the top of the page.
Best for… Sun-seekers / Coastal scenery / Romance / Culture / Leisure / History & Archeology
Itinerary: Discover quaint coastal fishing villages, gloriously sunny beaches and secret island caves on the perfect multi-city Italy vacation that takes you to Positano on the glorious Amalfi Coast, the radiant island of Capri and the iconic city of Rome. On this pre-packaged tour you will discover extraordinary beauty, sublime coastlines and sparkling turquoise waters, as well as multiple historic World Heritage Sites. Plus, we will pre-arrange tours of the Amalfi Coast, Ravello (including tickets to a classical music concert), Pompeii, Capri, Vatican City, Rome’s Colosseum and the underground Rome catacombs to ensure you see all the best Italy attractions.
How to Book
You can book this package safely and securely online using the box at the top of the page. Simply select the number of travelers, the star of accommodation you would like and your chosen vacation dates, and click “Book now”. You can also select to pay the full balance or just a deposit. Alternatively, please contact an expert member of our travel team to book this Italy packaged tour: call (US) 347-594-5500 or click here to send an online inquiry.
If you like this packaged tour but would like to modify the itinerary to suit your requirements, that is not a problem at all as we specialize in tailor-made travel to Italy. Simply contact a member of our expert team with your wishes and we will create a custom tour to suit your needs and budget: call (US) 347-594-5500 or click here to send an online inquiry.
Day 1-2: Benvenuti a Positano
Begin your multi-city vacation in style with a private transfer from Naples airport to your hotel on a coastal drive that features exquisite seaside towns and pastel-colored landscapes etched into the mountains. On arrival at your hotel in Positano you will have time to rejuvenate by the private swimming pool or simply immerse yourself in the tranquil hotel ambiance while taking in spectacular views. For adventure, you could lose yourself in Positano’s winding cobble-stone streets, browse boutique shops filled with artisan crafts and vibrant handmade garments, or climb one of the towers to take in panoramic sea views. In the evening, you could enjoy a decadent meal at one of the town’s waterfront restaurants whilst watching the orange and red hues of the setting sun and listening to the sea lapping at the coast.
What’s included: Private car transfer from Naples airport to your hotel in Positano; accommodation in Positano
Day 3: Full day excursion along the famous Amalfi Coast
Take a memorable tour of the stunning Amalfi coastline and visit an array of ancient Utopian dreamlands that have to be seen to be believed. This driving tour begins with a stop in the idyllic coastal town of Amalfi, which enjoys a privileged coastal position affording stunning sea views that will capture your heart. The town is dominated by its imposing Cathedral, which stands superbly at the top of an ancient staircase in the main square. In Amalfi, you will be treated to a guided tour of the main attractions before having free time to discover the boutique shops and quaint alleyways – you could even take an optional boat tour along the coast or simply relax on the beach in the Mediterranean sunshine. After visiting Amalfi, the tour continues to Ravello, an artistic gem of the Amalfi Coast, where you can discover rare architecture, such as Villa Rufolo, which dates back to the 13th century. This enchanting villa inspired Richard Wagner to compose the Parsifal and its pretty gardens overlook the sea with views that are simply stunning! After plenty of time to relax and enjoy the coastal vistas, you can relax on the bus back to your hotel as you reflect on the beautiful destinations that you have discovered on your Amalfi Coast vacation.
What’s included: Guided coach tour of the Amalfi Coast, including visits to Amalfi and Ravello; accommodation in Positano
Day 4: A tranquility tour of Ravello
Ravello is both charming and mysterious, and simply a pleasure to discover! It is nestled high in the hills on a jagged cliffside and is surrounded by majestic landscape with ancient cathedrals and villas adorned with lush gardens. Here you can discover what so enticed artistic legends such as Greta Garbo and authors D.H. Lawrence, Tennessee Williams and Gore Vidal, who came to escape in Ravello’s peaceful and calming ambiance. Today it continues to be a haven where Hollywood celebrities and the elite vacation. Enjoy time wandering the manicured gardens of Villa Rufolo and the medieval cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta, and then close the day with an unforgettable evening of classical music at a concert with panoramic views of the sea.
What’s included: Transfers to/from Ravello; ticket for a classical music concert; accommodation in Positano
Day 5: The archeological masterpieces of Pompeii
Travel thousands of years back in time and behold a distant period of human culture with a unique day trip to Pompeii – the ancient city that was lost for nearly 2000 years beneath a blanket of ash following an ancient volcanic eruption. It is one of the world’s most important UNESCO World Heritage Sites where you can explore the city’s treasures with a knowledgeable guide on a two hour guided tour.
What’s included: Small group guided tour of Pompeii with transfers and entry ticket included; accommodation in Positano
Day 6: Travel to Capri, the Pearl of the Mediterranean
After enjoying a luxurious stay in Positano you’ll enjoy a journey on the hydrofoil to the island of Capri, a stunning island that will captivate you with its illuminated grottos and secret caves, as well as its coastal cliffs, which are decorated with colorful villas and vibrant flowers basking in the Mediterranean sunshine. Here you can relish the aesthetic beauty and splendor that circulates the island for two blissful nights, giving you time to explore the lively squares and natural rock sculptures, or perhaps simply relax in the sunshine with an ice-cold glass of local limoncello.
What’s included: Transfers from Positano to Capri (car and boat); accommodation in Capri
Day 7: Boat tour of Capri’s idyllic coastline
As a special treat you will enjoy a boat tour of the Capri coastline, allowing you to relax in the Mediterranean sunshine as you take in vistas of magical sea caves embedded in the Capri cliffside, as well as enchanting island sights, such as Salto di Tiberio and the Punta Carena Lighthouse. During the boat tour, you can also see the famous i Faraglioni sea rocks and there will be plenty of time for sea swimming and snorkelling.
What’s included: Boat tour around Capri (weather permitting); accommodation in Capri
Day 8: Transfer to Rome
It’s time to leave the glorious island of Capri and travel north, via Naples, to the iconic city of Rome. First-class train tickets are included as standard in this pre-set package tour of Italy, allowing you to recline in comfort during your short journey from Naples to the heart of historic Rome.
What’s included: Transfers (car and boat) from Capri to Naples station; first-class train ticket to Rome; private car transfer to your hotel in Rome; accommodation in Rome
Day 9: Private Vatican City tour
On your first full day in Rome you will discover the magnificent Vatican City, the world’s smallest sovereign state, with an expert guide on an extensive four-hour tour. This special tour will feature St Peter’s Basilica, which is truly a crowning example of Renaissance architecture filled with spectacular art, including Michelangelo’s Pieta, and you will also be treated to a special-access tour of the Vatican Museums, which feature priceless artefacts and art from ancient Greece and the Renaissance. A finale to this unmissable tour is the sensational Sistine Chapel – a building unlike anywhere else on Earth that you can take time to savor on this exclusive private tour.
What’s included: VIP private guided tour of the Vatican and Sistine Chapel; accommodation in Rome
Day 10: Unmissable tour of ancient Rome
With over 2500 years of history, culture, art and prominent architecture in nearly every corner, Rome captures the spirit of Italy’s past glory and today’s modern society, and is an unmissable stop on your multi-resort tour of Italy. On day 10 of your dream Italy vacation you will enjoy a guided tour of Rome’s most iconic sights, including the Colosseum and Roman Forum. Our expert guide will entice your imagination with tales about the gladiators, their gory battles and executions, and the fascinating mythology that surrounds the iconic city of Rome. After taking in the beauty of the city you will be treated to an evening of food tasting in Trastevere, where you can sample traditional foods and local wines before strolling through the streets to your hotel for well-earned rest and relaxation.
What’s included: Small group guided tour of ancient Rome, including the Colosseum; evening food tour in Trastevere; accommodation in Rome
Day 11: Leisure day in Rome
This is your chance to discover Rome at your own pace.
Day 12: Time to discover Rome’s secret catacombs
Discover the turbulent history of Rome on a half-day tour of the region’s most important catacombs. This fascinating tour gives you the possibility to visit, explore and learn about the impressive catacombs that lie beneath the city streets on an extraordinary adventure back in time.
What’s included: Guided tour of the catacombs and underground Rome; accommodation in Rome
Day 13: Ciao Italia!
And so your glorious multi-city vacation in Italy comes to an end and it is time to say arrivederci Italia as you enjoy a private transfer to the airport for your flight home.
What’s included: Private car transfer to Rome airport
How to book: You can book this package safely and securely online using the box at the top of the page. Simply select the number of travelers, the star of accommodation you would like and your chosen vacation dates, and click “Book now”. You can also select to pay the full balance or just a deposit. Alternatively, if you would like to find out more about this special vacation, please call our friendly team members at (347)-594-5500 or click here to send us an inquiry.
Please note that the Vatican Museums in Rome are closed on Sundays and religious holidays. In the case of unavailability, alternate itinerary options will be offered.