From the Town to the Countryside

Highlights: Naples - Sorrento and Pompeii (or) – Telesina Valley (or) 

 

 


itinerary

 

Day 1: Naples

Arrive in Naples and meet your tour leader. Transfer to the hotel in Naples and at leisure free walk in town. (D)

 

Day 2: Naples - Sorrento and Pompeii - Naples

Today you have the opportunity to discover the beauty of the seaside town of Sorrento and the archeological site of Pompeii. While heading to Sorrento you can already catch a glimpse of the sea and of the Vesuvius on your left. The driver will stop in spots where you can take some snapshots. In Sorrento you have free time to walk in the historic town centre: start from Tasso square and enjoy a walk in the lanes exploring churches, palaces and shops with typical, local products. In the afternoon the tour continues to the ancient Roman city of Pompeii, destroyed by the force of the Vesuvius in 79 AD. A local guide leads you in the archeological site and while you admire the sights of the Basilica, the Forum and the Amphiteatre you will feel like placed in ancient Roman life. (B, D)

 

Day 3: Naples - Sant’Agata de’ Goti – Telesina Valley - Naples

The day starts with an excursion towards the backcountry of the Campania region. You first stop in Sant’Agata de’ Goti, a pretty medieval village on a terrace of tufa stone. Enjoy a walk following the main road of Via Roma where you find churches, palaces and monuments of the past. Once you arrive at the finestra catalana, have a refreshment drink and admire the view of the surrounding valley. Next, you visit a local wine producer that will explain the features of the local grapes and how to achieve an excellent wine such as Aglianico and Falanghina. After a pleasant wine tasting, you have lunch and in the afternoon the excursion continues farther into the Telesina Valley. Here you visit a ceramic workshop and an artisan will show you how to create a unique ceramic pottery. Finally, head back to Naples. (B, L, D)

 

Day 4: Departure

After breakfast transfer to the airport of Naples.

  

 

 

from-the-town

 



Duration:

3 Nights - 4 Days

 

Hotel Category:

3* and 4* in comfortable rooms with private bathroom, tv, hairdryer

 

Meals:

3 breakfasts, 1 lunches, 3 dinners

 

Tour Leader:

English speaking leader (also other languages available)

 

Local Guides:

Archeological Site of Pompeii

 

Means of transportation:

Comfortable luxury bus, mini-bus or private driver

 

Periods:

Mid March – mid October

 

 

 

contact

 For information contact macondotour

www.macondotour.it/contact

Phone: +39 0824 941385

Ultima modifica il Martedì, 04 Marzo 2014 19:18