Sunny Italy Tour
Small Group Tour (up to 16 people) – Discover Sunny Italy from Rome to Amalfi Coast
3 Nights in Rome and 4 Nights in Sorrento
13 Meals: (7 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches, 4 Dinners)
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Our Sunny Italy tour has been designed to suit small group travelers looking for a truly uplifting and exciting Italian tour experience. Starting out in Rome, you’ll explore the most famous attractions in the Eternal City before basing yourself in Sorrento for your daily exploration of Italy’s most picturesque coastal region. From the fascination of the ruins in Pompeii, to the Isle of Capri and the breathtaking scenery of the Amalfi Coast, every member of your group will find their emotions stirred by the scenes they experience on the Sunny Italy tour.
Our Commitment is to guarantee any departures even with 2 participants. For groups traveling with a minimum of 7 people, a tour leader will escorted the group from the arrival until departure. In case of the number of people traveling will be less or equal to 6, the tour will be operated by a tour host. The tour host will visit daily the guests and will assist them at check-in in any single hotel. The tour host will escort the guest to the restaurants when the dinner is included. The tour host is available 24 hours by phone. The passengers are provided at their arrival with a Travel Packet with information, maps and an itinerary with details, tips and emergency toll free number.
Call 800.955.4418 today to discuss your small group tour requirements, or use our easy online system to get a quick quote.
If you are planning on traveling with a group and want to see parts of Italy that are not already included in our Small Group Tours, we can design a customized tour according to your preference.
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ITINERARY AT A GLANCE
Day 1: Rome
Day 2: Rome (Colosseum and Vatican)
Day 3: Rome
Day 4: Sorrento – Pompeii
Day 5: Sorrento – Capri
Day 6: Sorrento
Day 7: Sorrento – Amalfi Coast
Day 8: Sorrento – Naples airport or train station
Day 1 (Friday): Rome(Welcome Cocktail and Dinner)
Welcome to Italy!
When you arrive at the airport in Rome, you’ll proceed through Passport Control, collect your luggage and meet the driver for your transfer to the hotel. Spend the rest of the day at a leisurely pace, with free time to explore the Eternal City. Meet with your Tour Host at the hotel In the evening to go over your tour program and collect information and literature about the exciting destinations you will visit over the next seven days. Overnight in Rome.
Day 2 (Saturday): Rome(Breakfast, Lunch and dinner)
After breakfast, meet your guide to live the history of ancient Rome. This itinerary will give you the opportunity to learn about its mythical origins, the thousands years of history and legendary heroes who made Rome “Caput Mundi with a visit to the Colosseum. Once inside, breathe the bloody past of the amphitheatre and its atmosphere lead by expert guides with a passion for the Colosseum and its history. At the end of the tour you will stop for lunch. In the afternoon transfer to the Vatican for a guided tour which includes the entrance fee for the Museum. The Vatican is home to some of the world’s most significant art pieces. The masters of ancient Greek and Roman art are represented amongst the Vatican collection. Today you will view the works of Raphael, Michelangelo and many others. Your tour will also take you to the Sistine Chapel and St Peter’s Basilica. When your Vatican tour ends, return to your hotel by private coach. In the evening you’ll enjoy a delicious Italian dinner in a local restaurant. Overnight in Rome.
Day 3 (Sunday): Rome(Breakfast)
Eat Breakfast at the hotel. Today you will have the whole day to explore Rome at your leisure. Overnight in Rome.
Day 4 (Monday): Rome – Pompeii – Sorrento(Breakfast, Lunch and dinner)
Depart early morning for your transfer to Sorrento with a stop en route in Pompeii. This is one of the most incredible historical sites in the world and is bound to be amongst those unforgettable memories of Italy that you will carry with you forever! After exploring the ruins of Pompeii, continue to Sorrento for a tasteful lunch at a typical trattoria. Meet with your tour host after lunch to learn about the activities planned for your time in Sorrento.
Tonight’s dinner will be served at a local restaurant in the heart of Sorrento. Return to your hotel and overnight in Sorrento.
Day 5 (Tuesday): Sorrento – Capri(Breakfast)
Today your guide will accompany you on a visit to Capri. This enchanting and picturesque island made entirely of limestone rock, was a favorite of Roman emperors, the rich and famous. Artists and writers have also traditionally gravitated to the isle of Capri, and it is still one of the Mediterranean’s must-see destinations. Return to your hotel after your day touring and overnight in Sorrento.
Day 6 (Wednesday): Sorrento(Breakfast)
Sorrento is the perfect base for discover the beautiful places across the region. Your Tour Host will provide you with a wide range of opportunities and suggestions for things to do one your free day. If there is a special excursion you wish to take, you also have the option of eserving it in advance via your travel expert. Overnight in Sorrento.
Day 7 (Thursday): Sorrento – Amalfi Coast(Breakfast, and dinner)
Today you’ll enjoy a visit to one of the most intriguing coastlines in the world. Amalfi, Positano, Minori, Vietri… you’ll be amazed by the small houses all huddling on top of each other; the breathtaking cliffs; the lemon and olive trees; the small beaches; the Saracen and medieval watch towers; and the tiny, narrow roads. This is a place so unique in the world, so precious that it has been listed in the UNESCO World Heritage List. Enjoy the magnificent view of the Amalfi Gulf from a relaxing terrace, where you will pick your own lemons from a lemon tree and prepare a cold limonade. Spend the day exploring and immerse yourself in the atmosphere. Return to Sorrento.
Tonight’s Farewell dinner will be served in a panoramic restaurant on the hills of Sorrento. Enjoy the regional cuisine as you celebrate your last night on tour and bid your new found friends farewell. Overnight in Sorrento.
Day 8 (Friday): Sorrento-Naples airport or train station
Today you will depart for home. Rise early and meet the driver to make your way to Naples airport or train station.Featured Properties (All 4 stars hotels)
Hotel in Rome: Ponte Sisto, Empire, Residenza di Ripetta or Londa & Cargiel
Hotel in Sorrento: Parco dei Principe or Tramontano
Hotel may be substituted with similar according to availability. Hotels will be confirmed up to 21 days prior to the arrival.
The tour includes:
- Transfers to and from Airport
- Bus travel as per your itinerary
- Tour Escort/Host (Tour host/escort will change in Sorrento)
- 3 nights in Rome
- 4 nights in Sorrento
- 2 Pizza Lunches
- 4 dinners, wine included
- Visit of the Colosseum and Vatican, entrance fees included
- Visit to Pompeii, entrance fee included
- Walking tour of Sorrento
- Visit to the Amalfi Coast
- Lemon Taste in Amalfi, seating on a sea view terrace
- Visit to the Isle of Capri
- Luggage handling at hotel
The tour does not include:
- Beverages and Meals not mentioned in the program
- Travel Insurance
- Optional Excursion
- Rome City Tax: 3 euros per person per day to be paid directly to the hotel in cash at check-out
- Sorrento City Tax: 2 euros per person per day to be paid directly to the hotel in cash at check-out