7-Day Odyssey From Rome’s Eternal Grandeur to Sorrento’s Sunlit Splendor
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January to October
Extend Your Italian Odyssey: Flexible Itinerary Options
We understand that the allure of Italy may captivate you beyond the scope of our seven-day journey. Should you wish to delve deeper into Italy’s enchanting landscapes, art, or culture, additional days can be seamlessly added either before or after your Rome to Sorrento tour. Take this opportunity to further explore hidden gems, partake in specialized activities, or simply bask in the la dolce vita for a few more sunsets. The beauty of our customizable itineraries is their flexibility to make your Italian dreams a tailored reality.
Featured Hotels: Curated Comfort and Style
We understand that accommodations are more than just a place to rest your head; they’re an integral part of your travel experience. That’s why we’ve meticulously inspected and selected hotels that offer exceptional comfort, service, and ambiance, ideally situated to enhance your journey.
In Rome: Elegance Meets History
– Hotel Degli Aranci: Located in one of Rome’s most prestigious residential areas, this hotel exudes elegance and offers a tranquil retreat from the bustling city center. Close to attractions like Villa Borghese and Piazza del Popolo, Hotel Degli Aranci combines comfort with convenience.
– Villa Glori: Nestled near the banks of the River Tiber, Villa Glori is a boutique hotel that provides a harmonious blend of modern amenities and classic Italian style. Its location allows easy access to Rome’s iconic landmarks while offering a peaceful haven to return to.
*Or similar hotels of equally high standards, subject to availability.*
In Vico Equense on the Sorrento Coast: Coastal Serenity
– Domo 20: Experience the allure of the Sorrento Coast in this modern, design-focused hotel. Overlooking the beautiful sea and close to Vico Equense’s charming town center, Domo 20 offers an intimate, boutique experience where comfort meets stunning natural beauty.
*Or a similar hotel that meets our stringent quality and service requirements.*
Each of our featured hotels aligns with the high level of service and attention to detail that is synonymous with Italy4Real, ensuring that your stay is as memorable as the sights you’ll explore.
Day 1 - Welcome to Rome: The Beginning of Your Roman Odyssey
Today marks your independent arrival in the timeless city of Rome. Please note that your arrival transfer is not included, but should you desire a seamless transition, we offer a Private Airport Transfer Service as an optional add-on. Once you settle into your meticulously inspected accommodations, take the evening to acclimatize to Rome’s enthralling ambiance. Rejuvenate your senses and prepare for the adventure that awaits.
Day 2 - A Day in Rome: An Immersive Journey Through Time and Beauty
Awaken to the beckoning call of Rome’s historical wonders. Today’s comprehensive tour is expertly designed to encapsulate the very essence of Rome’s art and history within the span of a single day. The tour begins at the iconic Roman Forum, the epicenter of ancient Rome’s political and social activity. From there, you will proceed to the mighty Colosseum, an architectural marvel that stands as a testament to Rome’s eternal grandeur.
As you wander through Rome’s historic center, captivating squares like Piazza Navona unfold before you, along with age-old marvels like the Pantheon and the magical Trevi Fountain.
After enjoying some free time for a delightful Italian lunch, the journey continues to the sacred halls of the **Vatican Museums**. Here, amidst an unparalleled collection of art, you’ll stand in awe beneath the divine frescoes of the **Sistine Chapel**.
With a heart full of cherished experiences, return to your accommodation for another overnight stay in Rome.
Day 3 - Rome at Your Leisure: The Freedom to Discover
Today, the day is yours to savor Rome as you see fit. We firmly believe that true travel magic often happens during free time, which allows you to fully immerse yourself in the unique rhythm and spirit of the city. Whether it’s sipping a freshly brewed espresso at a charming Roman café, meandering through enchanting neighborhoods, or simply people-watching in a bustling piazza, the day is a blank canvas awaiting your touch.
Complimentary City Guides for Inspiration
To help enrich your day of exploration, we provide comprehensive electronic city guides, brimming with suggestions and insights for your free time. Interested in diving deeper into Rome’s historical treasures? Add on a tour to the Colosseum for an in-depth experience. Perhaps you’re keen on embracing Italy’s culinary heritage? One of our popular **cooking classes** could be the perfect addition to your day. If the allure of ancient ruins calls, it’s entirely feasible to make a day trip down to **Pompeii** by train. The possibilities are virtually limitless, allowing you to craft a day that perfectly complements your interests.
As the sun sets on your self-directed Roman adventure, you’ll return to your pre-approved accommodations for a restful overnight stay in the Eternal City.
Visit the official Rome tourism site to learn more about what’s going on in the Eternal City.
Day 4 - From Rome's Grandeur to the Serene Sorrento Coast: A Journey through Pompeii
Today marks a momentous transition in your Italian odyssey, from the bustling history of Rome to the tranquil allure of the Sorrento Coast. After a sumptuous breakfast, meet your private driver at your Rome accommodation. They will escort you in comfort to Rome Termini Station, where you will board a high-speed train bound for Naples.
A Sojourn in Pompeii: The Echoes of Antiquity (Optional)
As you arrive in Naples, another private driver awaits to whisk you away to your meticulously inspected accommodation in Vico Equense, a picturesque town on the Sorrento Coast. For those intrigued by the mysteries of ancient civilizations, an optional detour to the Pompeii Archaeological Park is available en route. Guided by an expert, you’ll walk through the remarkably well-preserved ruins, transported back in time to witness the daily lives and abrupt end of this Roman city.
After soaking in the day’s rich experiences, you’ll arrive at your accommodation along the stunning Sorrento Coast. Here, let the gentle sea breeze and spectacular views set the tone for the next chapter of your journey. You’ll rest well during your overnight stay, with the melodious waves of the Tyrrhenian Sea perhaps lulling you to sleep.
Day 5 - The Amalfi Coast Experience: A Symphony of Colors, Culture, and Coastal Beauty
Today, prepare to be captivated by one of Italy’s most illustrious treasures—the Amalfi Coast. Your journey unfolds as you embark on a scenic drive that hugs the contours of this world-renowned coastline, offering you panoramic views of azure waters framed by dramatic cliffs.
The Charm of Positano
Your first stop is the bewitching village of Positano, an amphitheater of vibrant hues and layered landscapes. Wander through its winding, narrow streets, where you can discover fashionable boutiques and artisanal shops. Don’t forget to visit the Parish Church of Santa Maria Assunta, identifiable by its striking majolica-tiled dome that mirrors the colors of the sea and sky.
The Maritime Soul of Amalfi
From Positano, you’ll venture onward to Amalfi, a town rich in maritime history and crowned by the awe-inspiring Cathedral of Sant’Andrea. This architectural masterpiece stands as a lasting tribute to Amalfi’s historical importance and offers a harmonious blend of Moorish and Gothic styles.
Ravello: A Sanctuary of Art and Nature
Concluding the day is a visit to the peaceful village of Ravello. Perched high above the Tyrrhenian Sea, Ravello is celebrated for its lush gardens and the renowned music festival held at Villa Rufolo. The villa’s panoramic terraces provide a grand stage where nature and art combine in a sublime spectacle.
As the day draws to a close, you will return to the tranquil surroundings of the Sorrento Coast. Reflect on the day’s tapestry of experiences as you unwind at your carefully chosen accommodation for a restful overnight stay.
Day 6 - Sorrento at Your Leisure: A Cornucopia of Possibilities
Today, Sorrento’s beguiling charm is yours to explore at your own pace. With its intoxicating mix of natural beauty, ancient history, and contemporary culture, a myriad of enriching experiences await you.
Take a Boat to Capri
Consider hopping on a ferry to the glamorous island of Capri. Wander through the chic Piazzetta, explore the ancient Roman ruins, or visit the iconic Blue Grotto.
Indulge in Local Flavors
Embark on a culinary journey by taking part in a Limoncello tasting session or a cooking class, where you can learn to prepare local Sorrentine specialties.
Relax and unwind at Marina Grande, Sorrento’s quaint fishing village. Dine alfresco in one of the waterfront restaurants, sampling freshly caught fish and other seafood delicacies.
Visit the Sorrento Cathedral to witness its beautiful frescoes and craftwork, a peaceful break from the bustling streets.
Shop for Inlaid Wood
Sorrento is famous for its intricate inlaid woodwork. Visit one of the local shops and perhaps pick up a unique keepsake to remind you of your travels.
Take a Nature Walk
For those who love the great outdoors, the Sorrentine Peninsula offers stunning trails. The Path of the Gods offers unparalleled views of the coastline and is worth the trek.
As the sun dips below the horizon, you’ll find your way back to your premium accommodation for a well-deserved night’s rest, rounding off a day that’s as active or relaxed as you wanted it to be.
Day 7 - Farewell to Italy: Departure with Ease
As your unforgettable Italian sojourn comes to a close, it’s time to bid “Arrivederci” to the enchanting lands that have hosted you. While parting from such beauty is always tinged with sadness, rest assured that your return journey will be executed with the same meticulous attention to detail that has characterized your entire experience with us.
Complimentary Departure Transfer
We place paramount importance on ensuring your trip concludes as smoothly as it began. Therefore, we are pleased to offer a **complimentary private transfer** to either Naples Airport or Central Station. Our dedicated service ensures that you can focus on cherishing your final moments in Italy, rather than worrying about logistics. Your private driver will be punctual and professional, providing you with a comfortable and timely transfer to your point of departure.
As you ascend into the skies or embark on your train journey, take a moment to reflect on the tapestry of unforgettable experiences you’ve enjoyed. We at Italy4Real feel privileged to have been part of your Italian adventure and look forward to welcoming you back for your next grand tour of Italy.
2024 Departure Dates
Departure Days and Blackout Dates: Plan Your Journey with Precision
To ensure a smooth and well-orchestrated experience, we’ve carefully planned the available departure days for this tour. Flexibility is key, and we offer several days a week for your convenience.
– Mondays: Start your week enveloped in Italy’s timeless allure.
– Fridays: Transform your weekends into an Italian dream you’ll never want to wake from.
– Sundays: End your week on a high note and begin a new one in the heart of Italy’s endless romance.
– Please note that this tour is **not available for departure on June 28th**.
The departure days and blackout date are designed to offer the optimal blend of flexibility and exclusivity, aligning with our commitment to provide unparalleled service and experiences. As always, we recommend early booking to secure your preferred dates and avoid any disappointment.
Rates Per Person in Euro
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We’re delighted that you’ve chosen Italy4Real, where we strive to make your European journey not only unforgettable but also seamless to manage.
Embark on a Rome to Sorrento captivating seven-day journey that elegantly weaves the profound histories and resplendent landscapes of Italy’s most revered locales. Your adventure commences in Rome, the ageless metropolis where the whispers of antiquity resonate through cobbled streets and awe-inspiring monuments. Here, you’ll stand in the shadows of the colossal Colosseum and beneath the ethereal gaze of Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel frescoes.
As we transition from Rome’s historical majesty, we’ll venture southward Rome to Sorrento, your sun-soaked portal to the divine Amalfi Coast. Picture yourself cruising along winding coastal roads, Mediterranean vistas unfurling beside you, while storybook villages beckon from craggy cliffs. From the archaeological splendors of Pompeii to the effervescent allure of Positano, this week-long odyssey delivers an intricate mosaic of unforgettable moments and sensations. Awaken your senses and nourish your soul as we guide you through this sublime Italian escapade.
What’s Included: Your All-Encompassing Tour Package Details
Your comfort, enjoyment, and peace of mind are our foremost priorities. That’s why your tour package includes a comprehensive array of top-tier services and experiences, ensuring that every aspect of your trip is taken care of.
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– 3 nights in Rome: Experience the heartbeat of Italy’s history, culture, and art in meticulously inspected accommodations.
– 3 nights in Sorrento Coast: Bask in the serenity of the Sorrento Coast, with azure seas as your backdrop.
– Daily Breakfast: Start each day with a hearty and delicious breakfast, offering both local and international choices to suit every palate.
Sightseeing & Tours
– Small-Group Tour – Rome in a Day: A comprehensive exploration of Rome’s most iconic landmarks, with the convenience of pick-up at your hotel and drop-off in the heart of Rome.
Transfers & Transportation
– Private Transfer from Rome Accommodation to Rome Termini Station: Enjoy a seamless and comfortable transfer to the hub of your high-speed journey.
– High-Speed Train Tickets from Rome to Naples: Travel in comfort and style with reserved seats on Italy’s premier trains.
– Private Transfer from Naples Central Station to Vico Equense in Sorrento Coast: Arrive at your coastal retreat effortlessly, with the option for a two-hour stop in Pompeii.
Amalfi Coast Adventure
– Small-Group Tour – Amalfi Coast Drive: Revel in the stunning landscapes and quaint villages that make this coastline legendary. Meet your guide at a designated meeting point and be dropped off in Sorrento to continue your evening.
– Private Transfer to Naples: To conclude your journey, we offer a complimentary private transfer to either Naples Airport or Central Station, ensuring a stress-free departure.
This carefully curated package offers you the quintessence of Italy—comfort, culture, and unparalleled natural beauty—wrapped in a seamless 7-day experience.
What’s Not Included: Important Exclusions to Consider
While our tour packages are designed to be as inclusive as possible, there are some elements that are not covered, in line with industry standards. These exclusions are mentioned clearly so you can plan and budget accordingly for a seamless travel experience.
Travel and Additional Costs
– Airfare to/from Italy: Your international flights are not included in the tour package.
– Travel Insurance: We strongly recommend purchasing comprehensive travel insurance to safeguard your trip. Get a quote now: https://travelsafe.com?agent=6689
Local and Additional Charges
– City Tax: This mandatory tax is not included and will need to be paid directly to the hotel upon check-in.
Transfers & Guided Visits
– Transfer to Meet the Guide: Transfers to the starting point of guided visits are not included unless specifically mentioned.
– Return Transfer After Guided Visits: Similarly, no transfer service is provided to return to your hotel after the guided visits, unless specified.
– Guided Visit in Pompeii and Entrance Fees: These are not covered in the package.
Return Transfer Options After Amalfi Coast Drive
– Taxi: We suggest a taxi for your return to Vico Equense, which costs approximately €25 for two passengers in total.
– CircumVesuviana Train: Alternatively, you may opt for the CircumVesuviana train at a cost of €4 per person, one way. The ride is approximately 11 minutes long.
By outlining these specifics, we aim to provide full transparency, enabling you to make an informed decision when selecting your tour package. For more details and planning advice, you can always consult our FAQ page.
An Important Note on Euro-Based Pricing for Our Valued Customers
Italy4Real is committed to providing exceptional service at outstanding value. You’ll notice that all our prices are quoted in Euros, and here’s why:
Fair and Transparent Pricing
Quoting prices in Euros offers you the most equitable and clear-cut rates for your European adventures. Many companies that quote in U.S. Dollars add hidden fees to offset fluctuating exchange rates. We at Italy4Real pride ourselves on avoiding such unnecessary charges.
Constant Monitoring of Exchange Rates
Our Travel Specialists are continually tracking the performance of the Euro against other currencies. They stand ready to advise you on the ideal timing for securing your payment, thus maximizing your savings and financial peace of mind.
Your invoice will clearly show the current exchange rate, leaving no room for uncertainty about your exact costs. You’ll find no hidden fees or added expenses—only straightforward, honest pricing.
The final conversion rate from U.S. Dollar to Euro is established only when you make your final payment, giving you the opportunity to take advantage of favorable rates when they occur.
By quoting in Euros, we guarantee unmatched value without any hidden fees. Thank you for choosing Italy4Real for your European journeys, where your satisfaction and value are our topmost concerns.
Understanding Room Types: Decoding DBL, SGL, and TPL
As you browse through our carefully selected tour packages, you may notice room type codes such as DBL, SGL, and TPL. Understanding these abbreviations can help you tailor your perfect holiday. Here’s what they mean:
DBL (Double Occupancy)
DBL rooms are ideally designed for two travelers and usually feature either a single double bed or twin beds. Perfect for couples or friends willing to share, the DBL option is a popular choice.
SGL (Single Occupancy)
SGL rooms are crafted specifically for the solo traveler and are furnished with a single bed, providing the privacy many lone explorers prefer.
TPL (Triple Occupancy)
Also labeled as TPL, these rooms are designed for groups of three and generally feature either one double bed along with a single bed or three individual beds. It offers versatility for small families or close groups of friends.
Prices vary depending on the room type, reflecting the number of guests each room is designed to accommodate comfortably. For any further details or questions, our Travel Experts are here to help. When you embark on a tour with Italy4Real, you’re embracing a European experience thoughtfully curated just for you.
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