Upon arrival at Rome Fiumicino airport, you will be greeted by your English speaking driver who will transfer you directly to your hotel: Hotel Trevi Collection 4****. We will book: 1 double classic room. Check in and the rest of the day will be at leisure. We are sure that elegance and hospitality are the true luxury, so we’ve thought to “Trevi Collection”. Next to ancient monuments and palaces, this magnificent structure rises at only 200 mt from Piazza di Spagna and Piazza Barberini. The modern and refined style gives character to the living environments, the play of lights and colors are its personality. Rooms' design, furniture and well-advanced amenities, will make your stay unforgettable and unique.
Day 2 – Rome: Vatican Museums
After breakfast at your hotel, meet your private English speaking guide at your hotel and reach, with a public taxi at your own expense, the Vatican Museums. There are no queues and no waiting as your specialist guide introduces you to the masterpieces of such great painters as Raffaello, and Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci. This is one of the greatest art collections ever, a collection gathered through the centuries by the Popes. You will see the wonderful Cortile della Pigna ("Pinecone Courtyard"), followed by one of the finest collections of antique Greek and Roman statues in the world. Be enchanted by the stunning vision of the Sistine Chapel and also direct access into Saint Peter's Basilica; a sacred place designed and executed by some of the greatest architects of the XVI century, from Bramante to Michelangelo and from Raphael to Bernini. After your visit you can spend the rest of the day at leisure.
Day 3 – Rome: Ancient Rome
After breakfast at your hotel, you will be met by your private English speaking guide at your hotel and catch a public taxi at your own expense to reach the ancient part of the Eternal city: Colosseum and Roman Forum. With direct access to this remarkable landmark and no waiting in long lines, you will be awestruck even before entering. Once inside, your private guide will bring back to life the ancient world of the various emperors, noblemen, aristocrats, gladiators, slaves and wild beasts that once populated this building. You will then be accompanied to the nearby Roman Forum, known as the "heart" of ancient Rome, the commercial, political and religious center of town. At the end of the visit you will have the rest of the day at leisure, to relax and enjoy the Eternal city.
Day 4 – Rome to Sorrento with stop in Naples
After breakfast and check out from your hotel please reach by public taxi, at your own expense, the railway station for your fast train to Naples which takes approximately 1 hour. In Naples, you will be met by your private English speaking driver and after a brief panoramic visit of the gulf, you will stop for lunch to enjoy the true Neapolitan pizza "DOC", since 1930. After lunch, your driver will transfer you to your boutique hotel in Sorrento: Hotel Corallo 4****. We will book 1 double room with side sea view . Check in and the rest of the day will be at leisure. Located in the town of Sant’Agnello, just 2 km from the center of Sorrento, the Hotel Corallo is built on a cliff on the sea, with scenic terraces overlooking the Gulf of Naples, Mount Vesuvius and the Sorrento Peninsula. An elegant aristocratic home, the hotel was once a meeting point for intellectuals and artists. The hotel has 53 rooms, all elegantly furnished and equipped with a balcony or terrace with chaise lounges. The restaurant serves Mediterranean specialties from an à la carte menu featuring delicious, sophisticated dishes. Guests have access to the beach of La Marinella, just 50 m away, which can be reached via elevator or a walkway. Other facilities include a splendid infinity Jacuzzi on one of the scenic terraces, a solarium, a meeting room that can host up to 150 guests and a magnificent banquet hall.
Day 5 – Sorrento: Pompeii & lunch
After breakfast, you will meet your private English speaking driver who will escort you to Pompeii, where you will be greeted by your guide for a tour of the excavations. You will admire the ruins of this famous city that, in AD 79 was submerged by lava and ashes from the nearby volcanic eruption of Mt Vesuvius. You will be able to examine up close the daily life of this Roman town 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. Lunch will be served near the excavations, where you will have the chance to enjoy lovingly prepared dishes made with local ingredients. After lunch, your driver will transfer you back to your hotel in Sorrento, where you can relax and enjoy all the facilities in the hotel.
Day 6 – Sorrento: free day
After breakfast at your hotel, enjoy a free day to relax.
Day 7 – Sorrento to Positano
After breakfast and check out, you will be met by your private English speaking driver for a direct transfer to Positano, a pleasant ride of about 50 minutes. Along the way, you can enjoy the breathtaking views of the Amalfi Coast. You will reach Hotel Buca di Bacco 4****. We will book 1 double classic room with sea view. Check in and time to relax. Rest of the day will be at leisure. The Buca di Bacco hotel enjoys a unique position in the heart of Positano, just a few steps from the crystal waters of the Tyrrhenian Sea, whose beauty always enchants. This refined hotel offers well-appointed rooms and a wide range of services designed for guest comfort, including an internet point for free use, an excellent restaurant, a bar and beautiful panoramic terraces. The hotel's strategic position will allow you to explore the surroundings, characterized by fascinating places, where traditions are influenced by ancient influences. At the Buca di Bacco hotel, guests can enjoy breakfast in the cozy lounge or on the Leoni's terrace, dine on dishes that will delight every palate, or sunbathe on comfortable loungers with a marvelous view of the sea.
Day 8 and 9 - Positano: free days
After breakfast at your hotel enjoy two free days at leisure to relax and enjoy the stunning panorama of Positano, wander around town or catch a boat. In the evening, we can book you a nearby restaurant for a special dinner.
Day 10 – Positano to Rome & PM Photographic Tour
After breakfast and check out, you will meet your private English speaking driver for a direct transfer to Rome, to your hotel: Hotel Forty Seven 4****. We will book 1 double classic room. Check in and some time to relax. Elegant and functional, the Fortyseven Hotel recognizes the value of beauty and understands that true luxury is the discreet consumption that cannot be found in objects, but rather in the experiences it offers their guests every day in the center of Rome. The Hotel offers all the best comforts and services necessary to make your stay in Rome a pleasant experience, from the Circus Restaurant, where you can sample sophisticated dishes inspired by Italian and Mediterranean cuisine, to the wellness center to enjoy a few moments of pure relaxation, while a view of the Temple of Vesta and the Mouth of Truth enable you to immerse yourself in the suggestive atmosphere of Ancient Rome from a unique perspective. In the afternoon, meet your private English speaking driver at your hotel together with a professional photographer, both will be at your disposal for 3 hours. You will see several of Rome's most famous landmarks, as well as some of its hidden treasures as you enjoy an enchanting stroll through the back-streets of Rome rubbing shoulders with the Romans, where you'll taste "La Dolce Vita" of the Eternal city. The center of Rome is a delightful selection of busy pedestrian areas and hidden alleys where you can explore a different Rome. During your tour you will have the chance to see the world famous Trevi Fountain. Then proceed towards the Spanish Steps, Piazza del Popolo, Piazza Venezia for a short walk through the Imperial Fora so you can also admire the Colosseum from outside. This “Rome Highlights tour will end with a visit to the Circus Maximum and the Mouth of truth. While admiring Rome’s famous historic monuments, your personal photographer will shoot photos of you together and capture your memories and the romantic atmosphere of Rome: you will enjoy a light-hearted and relaxed few hours together, adding a prologue to your wedding album. After the tour, enjoy the evening at leisure.
After breakfast and check out from your hotel, you will be met by your English speaking driver for a direct transfer to Fiumicino airport.