- Discover Naples, the birthplace of the “pizza”.
- Hike the mountainous trails of the Amalfi Coast famed for paths carved into the rock – once the only access between the isolated villages set amongst the cliffs.
- Walk serpentine alleys in picturesque coastal villages of Amalfi, Positano, Capri, and Sorrento.
- Luxuriate in the Amalfi Coast, a place that has for centuries lured kings and queens, artists, writers, and now you, to her sun drenched isles.
- Follow the history of the ancient Romans as you tread their well-worn paths.
- Be intoxicated by the glorious landscapes of the Amalfi Coast.
Amalfi Coast and the Isle of Capri highlights Pompeii, hikes on the path of the Gods, outstanding scenery, and more.
Start any day of the week between March and November
These trips are organized by request, based on the itinerary described below or can be modified for tailor-made travel experiences.
Prices are based on luxury and first class accommodations and may vary on custom departures based on hotel changes and preferences.
|Trip Length||6 days/5 nights|
|Walk Rating||Moderate to Challenging|
|Included||All breakfasts, some lunches, two dinners|
|Hotels||Included in pricing.|
|Price starting at:||$3,295*|
|Price: First class accommodations upon request.|
|Prices may vary if client requests different hotels.|
*All prices quoted in US dollars.
Below is our signature Amalfi itinerary. Hotels can be modified to meet your needs. In custom itineraries we can upgrade hotels as requested. Priced upon request.
DAY 1 NAPLES
Our guides will take you to the lively historic center of Naples. Continue through the colorful market district where you will be reminded of the Italy of your imagination as seen in old films. For dinner, savor the ambiance of local cuisine and culture enjoying “la vera cosa” (the real thing): pizza in the city where it first originated.
The walk: 5 kms. /3.1 miles
Accommodations: Hotel Excelsior or equivalent(D)
Day 2 POMPEII/POSITANO
Following breakfast, the day begins with an excursion to Pompeii where an expert guide will take you on a private walking tour of these iconic ruins. After your visit to the historic Pompeii you continue to the charming seaside town of Sorrento. Tonight dinner is on your own but your guide will help you choose the perfect spot.
The walk: 4 kms. /2.5 miles
Accommodations: Covo Dei Saraceni, Positano; or similar property(B,L)
DAY 3 POSITANO
Hike along the Sentero Degli Dei or Path of the Gods, renowned for its rugged terrain and picturesque scenery. The spectacular scenery never disappoints. Lunch in one of our special spots carefully chosen by our guide. Following lunch, descend back to Positano. This afternoon is own your own to meander through the streets, explore the serpentine alleys, beachfront charm, the shops, to luxuriate by the pool, or hire a boat to the green grotto. Dinner on your own at one of the many local restaurants.
The walk: 12 kms. /7.5 miles
Accommodations: Covo Dei Saraceni, Positano; or similar property(B, L)
DAY 4 CAPRI
A local ferry takes you across the waters for an incredible day trip to the Isle of Capri. Enjoy a typical southern Italian lunch and walks that take in speculator vistas of the Bay of Naples. Time permitting, you can ride the cable car to Mount Solario, Capri’s highest point. You will be treated to astounding views of the sea and island.
The walk: 10 kms. /6.25 miles
Accommodations: Covo Dei Saraceni, Positano; or similar property (B, L)
DAY 5 RAVELLO
Start the morning walk from Ravello. You’ll visit the lovely gardens of the Villa Cimbrone and the Villa Rufolo. In the afternoon a fully guided jaunt takes you down the Valley di Mulini, along a shaded path that follows the river to Amalfi and enjoy the picturesque Duomo. Explore twisting alleys and tunnels that are seemingly carved into the white-washed rock. Tonight, enjoy a farewell dinner with your guide.
The walk: 7 kms. /4.5 miles
Accommodations: Covo Dei Saraceni, Positano; or similar property (B, D)
DAY 6 NAPLES
After a hearty breakfast, your guide will help you on your way to the next destination with a transfer to Naples. Arrivaderci!!
The walk: 6 kms. /3.7 miles
INCLUDED: Full time certified local guide during the trip, transportation during above itinerary, luggage transportation, 5 nights first class or comfort accommodations depending on your choice, hotel tips and taxes, FICAV contribution, all breakfasts, one lunch, one picnic lunch, 3 dinners, wine tasting, and more. Prices based on double occupancy.
NOT INCLUDED: Airfares, airport taxes, travel insurance (mandatory), pre and post trip arrangements, personal purchases, mini-bar services, alcohol unless specifically included, ferry back to the mainland from Capri, gratuities for the guides and drivers.
B= breakfast included, L=lunch included, PicL=picnic lunch included, D=Dinner included
All bookings through Garth Allen Marksted Travel, Quebec Licensee.
* Personalized Departure Dates: These trips are arranged individually for each group. Departure dates vary according to requests.All accommodations listed represent our select and first class categories. Starting prices are based on hotels in the comfort category.