Spring/Summer Group Excursions

Pompeii & Mount Vesuvius

DEPARTURE:              SUN, TUE, THU
FROM:                             April 01st to October 31th
DURATION:                  Approx. 8 hours
MEETING POINT:      Dedicated meeting point in Sorrento
PRICE:                             Adult: € 47   –  Babies (2 to 11 y/o): € 38

 


Discover two of Italy’s most celebrated attraction in one day: the ancient city of Pompeii & the majestic Mount Vesuvius.

Travel from your hotel along the scenic route of the Sorrentine Peninsula reaching Pompeii after 45 minutes of journey on the motorway.

Accompanied by the guide you will explore the main features of the ancient city for about 2 hours.

Free time for lunch on your own.

After lunch, the coach departs for Mount Vesuvius and will take you up to 1.000 meters where you can purchase your entrance tickets and take a footpath to the top (approx. 25 min) to admire the splendid views.

Upon reaching the crater, a local guide will walk you around the crater (we cannot guarantee this service will always be available), you will then have free time to walk around.

Meet the bus at the car park and then make the journey back to Sorrento.

Return at approx. 4.00/5.00 p.m

 

THE PRICE INCLUDES :

  • Air-conditioned coach
  • Guided tour of Pompeii & M. Vesuvius
  • Headsets in Pompeii

 

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE :

  • Pompeii ruins € 13.00 p.p
  • M. Vesuvius – National Park € 10.00 p.p
  • Lunch

 

DON’T FORGET :

  • Passport, Camera ,Sunscreen, Sunhat, Comfortable Shoes.

Pompeii & Herculaneum

DEPARTURE:              Every Sunday
FROM:                             April 01st to October 31th
DURATION:                  Approx. 8 hours
MEETING POINT:      Dedicated meeting point in Sorrento
PRICE:                             Adult: € 56   –  Babies (2 to 11 y/o): € 45


Explore the historical cities of Pompeii & Herculaneum, two of the most important archaeological sites in the world. This fascinating tour is the perfect introduction to these ancient cities, situated at the foot of Mount Vesuvius.

You’ll walk with your guide around the remains of this impressive and doomed cities to get a feel for what life was like in Roman times before their destruction.

Enjoy some free time in Pompeii and continue to Herculaneum.

Herculaneum is smaller than Pompeii, but its size and better preservation gives you a more immediate sense of the shape and ambience of a Roman town.

A fascinating tour that is not to be missed!

 

THE PRICE INCLUDES :

  • Air-conditioned coach
  • English Speaking Guide
  • Headsets in Pompeii and Herculaneum

 

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE :

  • Pompeii ruins € 13.00 p.p
  • Herculaneum ruins € 11.00 p.p
  • Lunch

 

DON’T FORGET :

  • Passport, Camera ,Sunscreen, Sunhat, Comfortable Shoes.

Herculaneum & Mount Vesuvius

DEPARTURE:               Every Wednesday
FROM:                             April 01st to October 31th
DURATION:                  Approx. 8 hours
MEETING POINT:      Dedicated meeting point in Sorrento
PRICE:                             Adult: € 48   –  Babies (2 to 11 y/o): € 39


Travel from Sorrento along the scenic route of the Sorrentine Peninsula and join motorway at Castellammare arriving at Herculaneum after 1 – 1½ hrs of journey time ,approx.

On arrival at the entrance to the site your guide will wait for you in the meantime that you pay your entrance fee.

Your guide will give you the chance to view the town from above before heading down and beginning the guided tour which lasts about 1 hour.

The tour will take you in many of the most important sites including the public baths with their well preserved frescoes and mosaics along with the shops and gymnasium.

It is all in all a fascinating tour of possibly.

After the visit, the coach departs for Mount Vesuvius.

Stop for lunch on the way up.

The coach takes you to mt.1000 and if you wish, you can walk the rest by yourselves .

After 1 hour of free time, meet the bus at the car park and then make the journey back to Sorrento.

 

THE PRICE INCLUDES :

  • Air-conditioned coach
  • English Speaking Guide
  • Headsets in Herculaneum

 

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE :

  • Herculaneum ruins € 11.00 p.p
  • Mount Vesuvius National Park € 10.00 p.p
  • Lunch

 

DON’T FORGET :

  • Passport, Camera, Sunscreen, Sunhat, Comfortable Shoes.

Pompeii Half Day

DEPARTURE:               Every Monday and Wednesday
FROM:                             April 01st to October 31th
DURATION:                  Approx. 4 hours
MEETING POINT:      Dedicated meeting point in Sorrento
PRICE:                             Adult: € 36   –  Babies (2 to 11 y/o): € 29


Explore the historical city of Pompeii, one of the most important archaeological sites in the world.

This fascinating half day tour is the perfect introduction to this ancient city, situated at the foot of Mount Vesuvius.

It was destroyed in 79AD, following the famous volcanic eruption that smothered it in 6 to 7 meters of pumice and ash.

This excursion includes headsets that will be given out by the guides on the coach during the journey to Pompeii and a walking tour of 2 hours.

A fascinating tour that is not to be missed!

 

 

THE PRICE INCLUDES:

  • Air-conditioned coach
  • English Speaking Guide
  • Headsets in Pompeii

 

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Pompeii ruins € 13.00 p.p
  • Lunch

 

DON’T FORGET:

  • Passport, Camera ,Sunscreen, Sunhat, Comfortable Shoes.

Herculaneum Half Day

DEPARTURE:              Every  Wednesday
FROM:                             April 01st to October 31th
DURATION:                  Approx. 4 hours
MEETING POINT:      Dedicated meeting point in Sorrento
PRICE:                             Adult: € 36   –  Babies (2 to 11 y/o): € 29


Depart Sorrento and travel to Castellammare.

Join motorway at Castellammare and head towards Naples arriving in Herculaneum after 1½ hrs.

On arrival at the entrance to the site the guide will wait for you in the meantime that you pay the entrance fee.

The guide will give you the chance to view the town from above before heading down and beginning the guided tour which lasts about 2 hours.

The tour takes in many of the most important sites including the public baths with their well preserved frescoes and mosaics along with the shops and gymnasium and much more.

This excursion includes headsets that will be given out by the guides on the coach during the journey to Herculaneum.

 

THE PRICE INCLUDES:

  • Air-conditioned coach
  • English Speaking Guide
  • Headsets in Herculaneum

 

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Herculaneum ruins € 11.00 p.p
  • Lunch

 

DON’T FORGET:

  • Passport, Camera , Sunscreen, Sunhat, Comfortable Shoes.

Mount Vesuvius 4x4 With Wine Tasting

DEPARTURE:              MON, THU, FRI, SAT
FROM:                             April 01st to October 31th
DURATION:                  Approx. 4 hours
MEETING POINT:      Dedicated meeting point in Sorrento
PRICE:                             Adult: € 85   –  Babies (2 to 11 y/o): € 85


Departure from Sorrento by bus to the “Sleeping Giant” and live a real adventure immerse in the nature. Travel up the side of the volcano and when you reach the end of the access route for coaches, change onto an ecological bus 4 x 4 which has low environmental impact and drive up the hill of the National Park of Vesuvius.

Arrive at the Reserve “Alto Tirone”, disembark the bus and begin the nature trail along the old road “Matrone” which takes about 25 minutes to reach “Piazzale Superiore” which is at 1.050 meters altitude. This path is much quieter than the main route where the coaches stop.

Walk along the path that leads to the large crater, with an Alpine guide (required for access to the crater). Here, there are spectacular views spanning the entire Gulf of Naples, the Sorrento Peninsula and the islands of Capri and Ischia.

After the exhilarating climb, wind down with a visit to a wine farm at the foot of Mount Vesuvius.

Here you’ll stroll through the vineyards and learn about the winemaking process, then sit down for a leisurely lunch accompanied by a tasting of three of wine farm’s own wines: a white, a red and a rosé.

Return to Sorrento at the end of the tasting & lunch.

 

Lunch Menu: Bruschetta with cherry tomatoes, local cheeses, salami, Spaghetti with fresh tomatoes, Typical Neapolitan Pastiera pie served with a tasting of grappa liquor.

 

THE PRICE INCLUDES:

  • Air-conditioned coach
  • English Speaking Guide
  • Light Lunch + Wine Tasting

 

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Mount Vesuvius Alpine Guide € 10.00 p.p

 

DON’T FORGET:

  • Passport, Camera , Sunscreen, Sunhat, Comfortable Shoes.

Mount Vesuvius Half Day

DEPARTURE:               Every Monday
FROM:                             April 01st to October 31th
DURATION:                  Approx. 4 hours
MEETING POINT:      Dedicated meeting point in Sorrento
PRICE:                             Adult: € 32   –  Babies (2 to 11 y/o): € 26


Visit the only active Volcano on mainland Europe that dominates the Bay of Naples.

Drive up through the old original crater to approx. 3000 ft, and then make the final climb on foot up a zig zag path of volcanic gravel.

Our transport and local expert will take you up to 1.000 meters, from there you can walk to the very top and admire the splendid panoramic views across the bay.

Once at the top you can walk a half of the way around the crater to take a look inside and to admire the whole bay (approx. 20min uphill climb and 30min downhill climb).

On your return to Sorrento a stop will be made at Vico Equense to visit the mineralogical museum where you can see approx. 230 varieties of Vesuvian Minerals as well as thousands of other examples from around the world.

Return to Sorrento between 1.00/2.00 p.m

 

 

THE PRICE INCLUDES:

  • Air-conditioned coach
  • English Speaking Guide
  • Visit of the mineralogical museum in Vico E.

 

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Mount Vesuvius National Park € 10.00 p.p
  • Lunch

 

DON’T FORGET:

  • Passport, Camera , Sunscreen, Sunhat, Comfortable Shoes.

 

Rome In A Day With Dinner

DEPARTURES:             Every Tuesday and Thursday
FROM:                             April 01st to October 31th
DURATION:                  Approx. 15 hours
MEETING POINT:      Dedicated meeting point in Sorrento
PRICE:                             Adult: € 96   –  Babies (2 to 11 y/o): € 81


Don’t miss this chance and go to Rome to visit the “ Eternal City!

Upon arrival in Rome, after a journey of about 3½ to 4 hours, the tour leader gives a partial tour of the city on the coach until you will reach the Vatican City.

The coach heads straight for the parking area from where the tour leader will escort you on foot to St Peter’s Square and gives bearings and provides information for those who would like to take the lift and stairs to the top of the Basilica’s dome where the views over the Vatican city and Rome are fabulous, then you will have 3 hours of free time to go off and explore.

The options open are:

  • Visit the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel, the Basilica, the tombs under the Basilica where past Popes are laid to rest.
  •  Visit the “Cupola” or browse around the shops and stalls selling books and souvenirs.

Lunch break will be during the 3 hours of free time (packed lunch)

Meeting up with the tour leader after the 3 hours and move to the Colosseum where you will have 1 hour’s free time.

Meet with your tour escort and rejoin the coach after the visit for the return journey to Sorrento.

Arrival in Sorrento approx. 11.00 p.m

 

THE PRICE INCLUDES:

  • Air-conditioned coach
  • English speaking tour leader (No guide in Rome)
  • Dinner

 

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Entrance to the Colosseum
  • Entrance to the Vatican Mueums and Sistine Chapel
  • Lunch

 

DON’T FORGET:

  • Passport, Camera ,Sunscreen, Sunhat, Comfortable Shoes.

 

Dinner menu:

Minestrone soup or pasta with tomato sauce

Buffet with mixed salad/bruschetta/cold meats/cheese (Vegetarian option is on request)

Home made cake, local wine and mineral water.

Salerno & Paestum

DEPARTURES:             Every Tuesday
FROM:                             April 01st to October 31th
DURATION:                  Approx. 8 hours
MEETING POINT:      Dedicated meeting point in Sorrento
PRICE:                             Adult: € 42   –  Babies (2 to 11 y/o): € 34


Spend the day visiting two fascinating towns of the Campania Region: Salerno & Paestum.

The excursion leaves Sorrento via the motorway and reaches the city of Salerno (approx. 90 minutes) where you’ll have one hour free time to enjoy a walk on the seafront, visit the beautiful cathedral or wander through the pedestrian area.

Maybe you don’t know that, in medieval times, Salerno was the world’s capital of medicine.

One of the most famous medical texts of that time was the “Regimen Sanistas Salerni” written here in Latin and translated into almost every European language.

To the east of Salerno leads Paestum, where you will have free time for lunch before entering the archaeological site. This city was founded by the Greeks around 60B.C and its name deriving from Poseidon (the god of the sea) to whom it was dedicated.

Today the Temples and ruins standing in a bower of aromatic herbs, cypress and oleander are considered to be the finest examples of their kind.

The nearby museum contains many fine sculptures found on the site and also the famous divers’ tomb. Look out for the buffalo that you will see grazing on the roadside during the drive.

Return to Sorrento at approx. 5.00/6.00 p.m

 

 

THE PRICE INCLUDES:

  • Air-conditioned coach
  • Guided tour of Salerno & Paestum

 

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Entrance to Temples € 11.00 p.p
  • Entrances in general
  • Lunch

 

DON’T FORGET:

  • Passport, Camera , Sunscreen, Sunhat, Comfortable Shoes.

Capri & Anacapri Walking Tour

DEPARTURES:            Every  Day
FROM:                             April 01st to October 31th
DURATION:                  Approx. 8 hours
MEETING POINT:      Dedicated meeting point in Sorrento
PRICE:                             Adult: € 78   –  Babies (2 to 11 y/o): € 64


Relax and enjoy an amazing day on this magic Island.

Transfer to the port of Sorrento by minibus where you will meet your guide and will take the hydrofoil that, in about 20 minutes, connects Sorrento to Capri.

On arrival a mini-bus will take you to Anacapri, the highest part of the Island, where you can make an optional visit of Villa San Michele and, weather permitting , there will be a chance to taking a chairlift up to Monte Solaro.

The tour continues , by mini-bus, to Capri town with the famous “ Piazzetta” with its enchanted shops and restaurants, here the guide begins a one hour (approx.) guided tour on foot of the town, effectively from one side of the island to the other, through its narrow streets and nooks and crannies.

Following the walking tour, leisure time at your disposal to create your own itinerary.

You guide will take you then to admire the breathtaking view from the colorful Gardens of Augustus overlooking the famed Faraglioni Rocks and Marina Piccola.

Return to Sorrento by Jetfoil.

 

THE PRICE INCLUDES:

  • Round trip transportation from/to Sorrento port
  • Jetfoil tickets from Sorrento to Capri & back
  • Guided tour of Capri & Anacapri
  • Mini-coach on the island for the various displacements

 

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Entrances in general
  • Lunch

 

DON’T FORGET:

  • Passport, Camera , Swimsuit, Beach Towels, Sunscreen, Sunhat, Comfortable Shoes.

Capri Day & Night

DEPARTURES:             Every Wednesday
FROM:                             June 01st to September 30th
DURATION:                  Approx. 15 hours
MEETING POINT:      Dedicated meeting point in Sorrento
PRICE:                             Adult: € 112   –  Babies (2 to 11 y/o): € 112


This tailor made excursion gives you the opportunity to see the two different faces of the island by Day and Night, enjoy the views by day but set foot on the Island when all the crowds have left and immerse yourself in the magical setting of dusk.

Departure from Sorrento port at about 3.45 p.m.

The journey over to the island will take approx. 20 mins by hydrofoil or fast ferry.

Once arriving on the island you will enjoy a sail on a private boat to admire the Island from the sea.

After the wonderful experience of Capri by sea, the guide will accompany you to the heart of “Capri Town” using the famous Funicolare (weather permitting) and will enjoy a short walking tour of the Town including the Cesare Augusto Gardens and after further directions and orientation advice from the guide you will be able to enjoy free time to explore the town and its amazing views or enjoy the world wide known shopping area.

The Return journey home will be on a Private boat charted only for our group, at approx 11.30 pm

So a once in a lifetime opportunity to enjoy the sail back to Sorrento, wonderful photo opportunities, the coast line lit up! (may need a light jacket as many seats are open air).

When docked in Sorrento the guide will still be with the group to organize transportation back to your hotels.

 

 

THE PRICE INCLUDES:

  • Transfers to and from the port, Jet / Ferry Sorrento/Capri,
  • English speaking licensed guide
  • Private chartered boat Capri/Sorrento,
  • Entrance Augustus Gardens

 

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Dinner
  • Entrance Blue Grotto € 13.50 p.p

 

DON’T FORGET:

  • Passport, Camera , Sunscreen, Sunhat, Comfortable Shoes.

Ischia & La Mortella Gardens - Walking Tour

DEPARTURES:             Every Thursday
FROM:                             April 01st to October 31th
DURATION:                  Approx. 8 hours
MEETING POINT:      Dedicated meeting point in Sorrento
PRICE:                             Adult: € 80   –  Babies (2 to 11 y/o): € 66


If you want to relax and spend an unforgettable day then you have to visit the quiet Island of Ischia! You will be transferred to the port by minibus where will meet your guide at “Bar La Scogliera”.

The boat departs at 9.30 a.m from Sorrento port and the journey takes approximately 1 hour.

Your first stop will be the Belvedere to admire the magnificent view, then will proceed to S.Angelo, a small fisherman village where you will have some free time for lunch before reaching the subtropical ”La Mortella” gardens, that take its name from the wild myrtles that growing all around, with its 3.000 types of rare and exotic plants.

Departure from Ischia port at 5.20 p.m.

 

THE PRICE INCLUDES:

  • Round trip transportation from/to Sorrento port
  • Jetfoil from Sorrento to ischia & back
  • Guided tour of Ischia & La Mortella Gardens

 

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • La Mortella Gardens € 12,00 p.p
  • Entrances in general
  • Lunch

 

DON’T FORGET:

  • Passport, Camera , Swimsuit, Beach Towels, Sunscreen, Sunhat, Comfortable Shoes.

Amalfi Drive

DEPARTURES EVERY:   SUN, TUE, WED, THU, SAT
FROM:                                    April 1st to October 31st
DURATION:                         Approx. 8 hours
MEETING POINT:            Dedicated meeting point in Sorrento
PRICE*:                                 Adult: € 38   –  Babies (2 to 11 y/o): € 31

 

 


Departing Sorrento at approx. 7.30 a.m the coach joins the Amalfi coastal road which is one of the most stunning coastal drives in Europe.

The scenery is superb, looking out over the Mediterranean and along the coastline as the road twists and turns its way towards the town of Positano (approx. 20 min. from Sorrento).

As the coach can’t stop here you can enjoy the views and take photos from the bus.

This spectacular journey continues with fabulous views all the way to Amalfi .

Arrive in Amalfi around 10 a.m (depending on traffic) where you will have 2 hours of free time.

The excursion lunch stop takes place after Amalfi in the small village of Scala from which there are an excellent views over Ravello.

The excursion carries on to Ravello which is situated on the hillside above Amalfi.

This is where Wagner was inspired to write part of one of his operas and it is from here that you can enjoy the best views of the Amalfi coastline looking over to Minori, Maiori and beyond.

For the journey back to Sorrento we head over the hills joining the motorway to Castellammare and then back along the coastal road to Sorrento.

Return to resort approx. between 4.30/ 5.30 pm

 

THE PRICE INCLUDES:

  • Air-conditioned coach
  • English speaking guide

 

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Lunch ( unless you book the tour with lunch included)
  • Entrances in general

 

DON’T FORGET:

  • Passport, Camera , Sunscreen, Sunhat, Comfortable Shoes.

 

 

*Possibility to book the same excursion with lunch included :

MENU:

  • Mixed salad with bruschetta,
  • Home made pasta with tomato sauce and mozzarella
  • Home made cake, Local wine and mineral water.

 EXCURSION COST WITH LUNCH INCLUDED:              Adult: € 54,00  Child: ( 2-11 y/o ): € 44,00

 

Naples Street Food

DEPARTURES:             Every Thursday
FROM:                             May 1st to October 31th
DURATION:                  Approx. 8 hours
MEETING POINT:      Dedicated meeting point in Sorrento
PRICE:                             Adult: € 75,00   –  Babies (2 to 11 y/o): € 65,00

 


Explore the vibrant city of Naples on a unique walking tour that includes sampling local Neapolitan street food, discovering the historic center and visiting the famous Via Toledo metro station.   Departing from Sorrento, enjoy panoramic views of Naples from Mergellina to understand why it is known as the ‘City of 1.000 Colors’.

Try the traditional “Sfogliatella” pastry followed by a well-deserved Espresso or Cappuccino.

Walk past the Royal Palace of Naples, where the great Bourbon Kings once resided.

Continue on to San Francesco di Paola, a beautiful church located at the Piazza del Plebiscito, Naples’ main city square.

Stroll through the beautiful Gallery of Umberto I, a public shopping gallery opposite the San Carlo opera house, the oldest opera house in Italy.

After, you will walk around the old and lively street market of Pignasecca, full of flavors and calls from the stall holders and through the well-known ‘Spacca Napoli’, where you will reach the historic center. It will be a unique chance for you to walk on by churches and palaces of the historic center, taste the ‘Cuoppo di frittura (a “cone” of traditional fried finger foods).

Go to the Forcella district, and discover the artisans of San Gregorio Armeno and their nativity handicrafts.

 

 

THE PRICE INCLUDES:

  • Transport
  • Metro Ticket
  • Coffee and Sfogliatella (Neapolitan pastry) at first stop
  • A ‘cone’ of Neapolitan Fried Foods

 

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Entrance fees to any churches, monuments etc
  • Food if not included in the above list

 

DON’T FORGET:

  • Passport, Camera , Sunscreen, Sunhat, Comfortable Shoes.

 

PLEASE NOTE : If you want to be comfortably picked up at your hotel in Massa Lubrense just add, on the excursion’s cost, € 10,00 per person.