- Goway Travel
8 Day Splendid Amalfi Coast
CruisePlus Land Offer
July 4, 2020
Goway Travel Land Tour
This 8-day Italian vacation takes you along the Amalfi Coast, travelling from Rome to Naples and the village of Amalfi.
Highlights & Nearby Attractions
- Be dazzled by the wonders of Rome, the Eternal City
- Beat the crowds with an early entrance pass to the Vatican Museums
- Enjoy a walking tour of beautiful Naples
What we are Including
- Roundtrip airfare from Vancouver or Toronto
- Roundtrip private airport transfers
- 6 nights first-class accommodations (4 nights Rome, 2 nights Amalfi)
- Daily breakfast, 1 lunch, 2 dinners
- Transportation throughout the tour by air-conditioned coach & bus
- Sightseeing and entrance fees as per itinerary (including Vatican and St. Peters excursion with guide, full-day excursion to Naples and Pompeii)
- Porter services at all hotels, railway stations and ferries (1 per person)
*Please note: optional excursions, additional meals, and gratuities are extra and are not included.
Day 1Depart from North America Today you will board your flight to Rome
Day 2Fiumicino or Ciampino Airport to Central Rome 10:00PM - 6:00AM Duration 30 Minutes Hotel Twenty One Located in Rome, the very contemporary Hotel Twenty One features an elegant, upscale setting with fantastic views of the Pincian Hill and of Saint Peter's Cupola. Staying here will surely be an unforgettable experience. The most famous touring itineraries of art, culture, history and tradition can be easily reached from this exclusive boutique hotel, located in the city center of Rome, half way between the Vatican Museums and the Spanish Steps. This hotel is unique for its modern, sophisticated style and for its attention to detail, is the ideal destination for those seeking a pleasant vacation and for those traveling on business. Meal Plan Buffet Breakfast Duration 3 Nights Accommodation Hotel Twenty One
Day 3Rome 1 Day City Tour Hop On Hop Off Pass Discover Rome's art, architecture and history aboard double decker buses! The Open Tour pass allows you to hop on/off the bus at any of the 9 stops throughout the city centre. The bus arrives every 20-25 minutes (depending on traffic), and has a running audio commentary in 8 different languages (provided by a free headset). Stops include: Terminal (Piazza dei Cinquecento - Via Massimo d'Azeglio corner via Cavour), Santa Maria Maggiore ((Piazza Esquilino, 12), Colosseo (Via San Gregorio, close to the entry of Palatine), Bocca Della Verita'/Circo Massimo (Via del Circo Massimo - Belvedere Romolo and Remo), Piazza Venezia/ Campidoglio (Via del Teatro Marcello in front the civic n. 32-34), Piazza Navona/ Pantheon, Castel Sant'Angelo (Lungotevere Tor di Nona, 7), San Pietro - Vatican Museums (Via della Conciliazione, 2 in front the Auditorium della Conciliazione), Trevi Fountain/ Spanish Steps/ Piazza Del Popolo (Via del Tritone, 177), Piazza Barberini (Via Barberini, 14) Duration 10 Hours
Day 4Vatican Museum and St. Peter's - Skip the Line - Small Group Half day tour to the Vatican Museums one of the world's largest museum complexes, containing some 2,000 rooms that stretch for nearly 9 miles (15 km) inside Vatican City. Skip the line with your small group of no more than 12 people, stroll through the corridors to view the world's largest private art collection, once intended exclusively for the pope. As your expert guide entertains you with tales of Vatican power and intrigue, you'll feel the Renaissance works of art come to life. Amble through Raphael's Rooms, the four interconnecting chambers adorned with paintings by Raphael and his pupils, before visiting the breathtakingly beautiful Sistine Chapel, which is considered the pope's home chapel. Walk through this sacred Vatican site to see Michelangelo's astounding frescoes, The Creation of Adam and The Last Judgment. The tour continued with St Peter's Basilica, step inside to see why it's so much more than just a church, and gaze in wonder at its awe-inspiring architecture and mosaics, including another Michelangelo masterpiece, La Pietà. Steeped in history, St Peters Basilica is said to stand on the ground where St Peter the Apostle was crucified and buried. The guide will explain the highlights of the basilica and its significance as the holiest place in Christendom. Duration 3 Hours
Day 5Rome-Naples-Pompeii-Amalfi Today, you have an early departure from Rome where you will travel in a comfortable air-conditioned coach bus, accompanied by a multiligual tour leader. Head towards Naples. Upon arrival in Naples, enjoy a walking tour of the historical centre to admire the Piazza del Plebiscito, the Royal Palace, the Gallery of Umberto I, and the San Carlo Opera House. Stop for lunch where you will enjoy typical Neapolitan specialties such as mozzarella, pizza or pasta, including soft drinks. After lunch, continue to to the ancient city of Pompeii and learn about this important ancient Roman city which was destroyed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvio in 79 A.D. and buried under 4 to 6 meters of ash and stones. You will also enjoy a short visit to a coral and cameo factory. Proceed to Amalfi via the breathtaking Amalfi coast drive with views of picturesque fishing villages including Positano. Overnight in Amalfi Meal Plan Lunch
Day 6Amalfi Today, you are free to discover the beauty of this wonderful coastal village or explore the surrounding areas. You can take the hotel shuttle bus to reach its private beach and plunge into the water of the Mediterranean Sea. Alternatively, you may visit the city centre of Amalfi. Optional excursions to other Amalfi towns like Ravello and Positano are possible (additional costs and booked locally). Overnight in Amalfi Meal Plan Breakfast
Day 7Amalfi - Pompeii - Rome This morning, you are at leisure. In the afternoon, you will board a bus to transfer and head towards Pompeii where you will join another group for your return back to Rome. Meal Plan Breakfast Hotel Twenty One Located in Rome, the very contemporary Hotel Twenty One features an elegant, upscale setting with fantastic views of the Pincian Hill and of Saint Peter's Cupola. Staying here will surely be an unforgettable experience. The most famous touring itineraries of art, culture, history and tradition can be easily reached from this exclusive boutique hotel, located in the city center of Rome, half way between the Vatican Museums and the Spanish Steps. This hotel is unique for its modern, sophisticated style and for its attention to detail, is the ideal destination for those seeking a pleasant vacation and for those traveling on business. Meal Plan Buffet Breakfast Duration 1 Night Accommodation Hotel Twenty One
Day 8Depart Rome Today you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back to North America
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