5 Days: Rome, Amalfi Coast and Capri
- Rome By Night tour
- Private tour of Ancient Rome
- Virtual tour in Rome
- Private tour Pompeii Excavation
- Private luxury boat tour in Capri
THE TOUR INCLUDES:
- 2 nights at boutique Hotel Spagna Royal Suite in Rome – 1 double classic room
- 2 nights at Hotel Mediterraneo 4**** in Sorrento – 1 double classic room
- Breakfast at the hotels
- Private transfers with luxury car and English speaking driver for all mentioned transfers
- 1 dinner in Rome (3 courses beverages not included)
- Private driver for “Rome by Night” tour
- Private English speaking guide in Rome for a half day tour to Colosseum and Imperial Fora (3 hours)
- 2 skip the line entrance tickets to Colosseum and Imperial Fora
- 2 skip the line entrance tickets to Palazzo Valentini
- 1st class train tickets from Rome to Naples (2 passengers)
- Private English speaking guide in Pompeii’s excavations (2 hours)
- 2 skip the line entrance tickets to Pompeii’s excavations
- 1 lunch in Pompeii (3 courses beverages not included)
- Private motorboat and English speaking skipper for a full day tour to Capri
THE TOUR DOES NOT INCLUDE:
- Municipality tax at hotels: they have to be paid directly at hotels
- All meals not mentioned in the program
- All transfers not mentioned in the program
- • All that is not expressly listed in "THE TOUR INCLUDES"
Day 1 – Arrival, dinner and “Rome by Night” tour
Arrival of your flight at Rome airport meet your personal English speaking driver for a private transfer to your boutique hotel: Spagna Royal Suite. A magnificent location situated just a few steps from the renowned Spanish Steps of Trinità dei Monti, and a short distance from the most exclusive shopping streets in Rome, the Spagna Royal Suite is a luxury building made up of glamorous suites featuring exclusive furniture, sophisticated materials and contemporary design, all custom-made for the the property. Exuding style and elegance, each of the 25 rooms is characterized by opulent decor in shades of gold and equipped with all modern conveniences and technologies. Guests can enjoy breakfast in the cozy, intimate breakfast room, with a rich buffet, hot and cold beverages and fresh fruit in season. The reception desk is open 24/7 to meet your every need. The staff is always happy to recommend and reserve museums, exhibitions, events, restaurants and clubs. Check in at the hotel and rest of the day at your leisure. In the evening meet your English speaking driver for a direct transfer to a nice restaurant in the wonderful Trastevere neighborhood, where you will sample a traditional menu carefully selected by the chef and including only the freshest ingredients. After dinner you will meet again your private English speaking driver, who will delight you with stories and also with the history of the most famous Roman monuments. You will be able to admire, photograph and learn about their incomparable history by moonlight: this is a unique experience that Dragonfly Tours has reserved exclusively for you. After the tour your driver will accompany you back to the hotel for your overnight stay.
Day 2 – Ancient Rome guided tour including Palazzo Valentini
After breakfast meet your English speaking driver at the lobby for direct transfer to the Ancient part of the Eternal city: Colosseum and Imperial Fora. With direct access to this remarkable landmark and no waiting in long lines; you will be awestruck even before entering. Once inside, your personal guide will bring to life the ancient world of the various emperors, noblemen, aristocrats, gladiators and wild beasts that once populated this building. At the end of the tour you will have some free time for lunch. After lunch you will meet again your driver, for a transfer to a unique site for living a unique experience. In this unique “museum” you will discover the fascinating remains of the patrician "Domus" of imperial Rome, belonging to powerful families, with mosaics, wall decorations, polychrome floors, paving blocks, and other remains, has been further enhanced by a project curated by Piero Angela and a team of experts, including Paco Lanciano and Gaetano Capasso, who have recreated the past with virtual reconstructions, graphics and videos. Visitor can see walls, rooms, peristyles, kitchens, baths, furnishings and decorations all come back to life, taking a virtual tour of a great Domus of ancient Rome. At the end of the tour you will have free time at leisure.
Day 3 – Rome / Naples / Pompeii / Sorrento
After breakfast and check out at your hotel, you will meet your personal English speaking driver who will escort you directly to the railway for departure by fast train to Naples. Here, meet your private English speaking driver who will transfer you to Sorrento. Along the way, you will stop in Pompeii for an excursion at the excavations. Here, together with your private English speaking guide, you will visit the archeological site and admire the ruins of this famous city that, in AD 79 was submerged by lava from the nearby volcanic eruption of Mt Vesuvius. You will be able to examine up close the daily life of this Roman population and how it was devastated by one of the worst natural disasters in ancient history. The excavations of Pompeii are, due to their importance and relevance, the most visited archeological site in the world. After the visit, your driver will bring you to your hotel in Sorrento: Hotel Mediterraneo 4****. The elegant, early 19th-century building hosting the Hotel Mediterraneo stands on the coast of Sorrento in all its glory. The white of the building contrasts with the green of the typical garden, with its citrus fruit and palm trees whose pleasant aroma delights guests relaxing by the pools or at the bar. The indoor areas evoke the Mediterranean style in the sky blues and pale yellows that can also be found in the ceramic tile floors throughout the hotel. The terraces of the 70 rooms and the restaurant offer a breathtaking view. The large sunroof is equipped with freshwater swimming pool and Aqua Pool Bar. The hotel offers a wide range of culinary experiences: the panoramic Il Vesuvio restaurant serves dishes of the Sorrento tradition with the magnificent gulf as background, while the poolside Aqua Pool Bar serves light meals and snacks in a more informal setting. The hotel enjoys private access to the beach below La Marinella, which can be reached by an elevator in the lobby. Check in and rest of the day at your leisure. Overnight in Sorrento.
Day 4 – Sorrento/Capri: Private boat tour with English speaking captain
Today, you will have the chance to enjoy the splendid sea surrounding the strip of land that is the Sorrentina Peninsula and discover the secrets of the Island of Capri. Your personal driver will meet you at the hotel and will bring you to the port where you will embark on your private boat with private English speaking Skipper. During the journey you are able to breathe in the healthy brackish sea water while admiring the gorgeous Sorrento Coast. Only a boat trip among the most beautiful views of the island, many of which are inaccessible on land, can offer a complete visit of Capri. By boat, in fact, you can reach small hidden coves where you can swim or get a suntan and enjoy the full the beauty of the island. The excursion includes the rip around the island so to appreciate at its best the beautiful sceneries, like the Faraglioni Rocks, the numerous caves like the White Grotto, the Emerald Grotto and the Blue Grotto, famous all over the world for its intense azure color, “Tiberius’s Leap”, where, according to legend, the Roman emperor used to throw down to the rocks disobedient servants and unwelcome guests. During the tour, you can stop for a pleasant swim in the crystal-clear waters and if you prefer at the harbour of Marina Grande for a walk in Capri and Anacapri to discover the Island. On your boat, you will have snorkeling equipment, Towels, drinks (water, beer, coca cola, limocello) and a classic Panino with fresh tomato and mozzarella. At the end of the tour, you will be transfer back to your hotel. Rest of the evening at your disposal. Overnight in Sorrento.
Day 5 – Sorrento / Naples departure
After breakfast and check out, according to your departure flight, meet at your hotel your private English speaking driver for a direct transfer to Naples airport to get your flight back home.