Best of Rome and Amalfi Coast

Rome – Sorrento

Best of Rome and Amalfi Coast

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Highlights

The Best of Rome and Amalfi Coast Tour is unlike any other and one that can’t be missed. Ancient history with a romantic culture creates a fascinating start in Rome. The steep hillsides with colorful houses and pathways to the clear blue water, make Italy’s coastline picture perfect. Together, they create the ideal trip for your Italian getaway.

Consult with your Destination Specialist. We will ensure that the highlights of your trip are booked in advance so you won’t miss out on the fun! Plenty of leisure will be built in so you can take the time to explore on your own, and at your own pace. Let the journey guide you. 

Read more about why we love the Best of Rome and Amalfi Coast Tour.

Make it Yours

  • Accommodation – Italy offers a wide range of accommodation styles including boutique hotels, charming B&B’s, and luxurious castle hotels. Juniper Tours will select where you stay based on your preferences. 
  • Transportation – All of the dots will be connected based on your preferences and budget. Airport transfers, car rentals, train passes, even private chauffeurs! 
  • Day tours and entrance tickets – pre-scheduled tours and experiences for a seamless and enriching travel experience! 
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Best of Rome and Amalfi Coast Tour Daily Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive in Rome

Welcome to Italy and the Eternal City! As you arrive, a private driver will pick you up and take you to your first accommodation in Rome. Spend the rest of the day relaxing. In the evening, enjoy a nighttime tour of Rome’s beautiful ancient monuments enhanced by floodlights. 

Overnight in Rome

Day 2: Vatican Museum’s and St. Peter’s Basilica

After breakfast, head to the Vatican City to tour the Vatican museums and masterpieces from the Renaissance period, including the Sistine Chapel by Michelangelo. Continue on to St. Peter’s Basilica and other sites, such as Pietà by Michelangelo. Spend the rest of the day at your leisure.  

Overnight in Rome

Day 3: Colosseum and Roman Forum

Continue your exploration of the city by focusing on ancient Rome. Enjoy strolling through historic sites such as the Pantheon, the Trevi Fountain with complete tours of the Roman Forum and the Colosseum.

Overnight in Rome

Day 4: Rome to Pompeii to Sorrento

After breakfast, a private driver will pick you up to take you to Sorrento. On the way, stop at Pompeii, the ancient city buried by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 A.D. Revel in a wine tasting tour before heading on to Sorrento for an evening of relaxation.

Overnight in Sorrento

Day 5: Positano, Amalfi and Ravello

Today, take a private drive along one of the most beautiful coastlines in the world. Stop in Positano before strolling through the quaint streets of Amalfi and heading to Ravello, where artists from all over the world have been inspired. Head back to Sorrento for an evening of leisure. 

Overnight in Sorrento

Day 6: A day in Capri

Enjoy a day trip to Capri. Hop on a ferry to Capri where a private driver will take you on a land exploration of the island. Start by experiencing the magical atmosphere at the stunning Blue Grotto. Then head to the top of the island and the town on Anacapri. Peruse the shops or take a chair lift to the top of Monte Solaro for stunning views. End the day back in Sorrento with a relaxing dinner. 

Overnight in Sorrento

Day 7: Amalfi Coast

The day is yours to do as you wish. Learn hands-on traditional recipes of a typical Neapolitan family with a cooking class, hiking along one of the most famous paths in Italy, the Path of the Gods or enjoy a Taste of Italy wine tasting tour. Talk with your Destination Specialist to arrange a day that fits your preferences. 

Overnight in Sorrento

Day 8: Depart for Home

As you draw in the last impressions of the Amalfi Coast’s splendor, a private driver will pick you up and take you to the Naples airport Departure Hall where you can catch your return flight home. 

 

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Your Best of Rome and Amalfi Coast at a glance:

Best of Rome and Amalfi Coast Highlights:

Selected activities based on your interests

Why We Love this Tour

Your Best of Rome and Amalfi Coast Tour offers a great introduction to Italy’s history and passion. It offers the freedom and flexibility of a chauffeur experience with a price point closer to a group guided tour. You and your loved ones can encounter the best of Rome and the Amalfi Coast! 

We love this itinerary because it allows you to see the highlights of Italy’s ancient history and inspired romance as a first time visitor. If coming back, it offers a chance to explore new experiences or relive the best of what was seen before. By staying in historic Rome before heading down to the romantic Amalfi Coast, you’ll have a plethora of sightseeing and touring opportunities. 

Why We Love Rome

The historic city and capital of Italy is the site of many of the greatest artistic and intellectual achievements. From the Vatican and St. Peter’s Basilica to the Colosseum and the Pantheon, Rome offers a glimpse into what life was like in ancient times. You will experience a romantic blend of culture and history invigorated by a vibrant street and nightlife.

Why We Love Sorrento

The famed sea cliffs of Sorrento make this a perfect introduction to the Amalfi Coast. From the steep slopes to the beautiful blue waters, Sorrento offers incredible views. Being the birthplace of Limoncello, the many tastes of authentic Italy can be found here. Exploring through diving, hiking, car or by boat will surely exhilarate the senses.

Nights can be added or reduced, your route can be changed to your preference. Tours and activity options can be selected based on your interests and purpose of travel. 

Your Destination Specialist knows Rome and the Amalfi Coast and will take the time to learn what’s important to you. Your itinerary will be designed just for you, to make the most of your time and experience while in Rome and the Amalfi Coast.  

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