Rome & Amalfi Coast Itinerary
Join Renee & Dana on a fabulous land trip with Collette Vacations
See the detailed itinerary below...
April 29 -
April 30 -
Your tour opens in the "Eternal City" of Rome! Tonight, join your fellow travelers for a welcome dinner featuring wines and local delicacies.
May 1 -
On a locally guided tour of Classical Rome, walk over cobblestone streets and weathered passageways to discover famous sights such as the Trevi Fountain, the Pantheon, and Piazza Navona. Recount the rich history of the Collosseum on an in-depth visit with a guide, walking in the footsteps of former gladiators and attendees. The evening is yours. Perhaps you'll join an optional dinner in a popular restaurant, where you'll indulge in a hearty meal accompanied by wine and local entertainment.
May 2 -
Make the most of your free day in Italy's capital city.
May 3 -
Rome - Montecassino - Amalfi Coast
Journey to the Amalfi Coast, an iconic coastline of rocky beaches and towering cliffs. En route, make a stop at the Benedictine monastery of Montecassino, perched on a mountaintop that played apivotal role in WWII. Discover its history while exploring the monastery's ornate chapel, courtyards, and museum. In the afternoon, settle into the Amalfi Coast, your new home for the next 5 nights.
Amalfi Coast - Sorrento - Farmhouse lunch - Amalfi Coast
Begin your day exploring the popular and charming resort town of Sorrento. Wander through the narrow streets of the city center, perhaps exploring the peaceful courtyard of St. Francis Church or sampling some gelato made with local lemons. Visit a local farm and see how traditional mozzarella cheese is made by hand. Get a taste of the product at a farm-to-table lunch before returning to your hotel in the late afternoon.
May 5 -
Amalfi Coast - Amalfi - Minori - Amalfi Coast
Drive along the stunning Amalfi Coast, pausing for a peek of Positano with its pastel-colored houses and pebbly beaches. Spend time in the town of Amalfi. A former trading hub, Amalfi is now a quiet coastal town of historic landmarks and a black-and-white marble cathedral. Explore on your own before continuing to Minori, where you'll get to sample local specialties at a family-owned iimoncello factory, Savor a traditional Italian afternoon break at a local cafe and pastry shop before an evening at leisure.
May 6 -
Enjoy a day at leisure to take in the relaxing beauty of the Amalfi Coast.
May 7 -
Amalfi Coast - Pompeii - Winery - Amalfi Coast
Experience the excavated ruins of Pompeii at the foothills of Mount Vesuvius. On an in-depth historical tour with a local guide, see the eerily perserved buildings of the 2,000-year-old Roman town. At the foot of Mount Vesuvius, stop at a local winery to savor the famous Lacryma Christi wines and enjoy a typical Neapolitan lunch. After some free time, join your fellow travelers for a farewell dinner and bid salute to the end of your Italian getaway.
May 8 -
Amalfi Coast - Tour ends
Your tour comes to a close today.