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Land in Rome and let us take you over to this enthusiastic 7 day tour from your arrival at the Rome Airport or Railstation. After a free day in the Eternal city, you'll walk through the antiquities of Naples and the ancient ruins of Pompeii. Then boat to Capri island with possibility of swimming and snorkeling. Next you'll move to Apulia to visit the deep caves of Castellana, the famous Trulli of Alberobello, the baroque Lecce, Gallipoli and finally the UNESCO-listed city of stones, Matera. On last day you can be returned to Sorrento or Rome.
Day 1 - ROME Transfer from Rome Airports or rail stations to your Hotel, rest of the day at disposal to explore on your own the Eternal City, overnight.(Dinner not included).Hotel Gambrinus 4*Day 2 - NAPLES-POMPEII-SORRENTOAt approximately 07.00 am, pick up from the hotel for your trip to NAPLES by coach. Once arrived in Naples we will descend towards the port of Mergellina and arrive to the ancient fishing quarter of Santa Lucia to see the impressive Castel dell’Ovo. Once in Pompeii, we will enjoy a stop for lunch. After, we will visit the excavations with a local guide on an archaeological walking tour through the ancient city. At the end of the visit to Pompeii you’ll be transferred to SORRENTO. Dinner, overnight. Hotel Ascot 4* or similar. Meals: L - DDay 3- CAPRI-SORRENTOAfter breakfast pick -up from the Hotel and transfer by mini-bus to the Harbour of Piano di Sorrento. Jump on board of a semi-private boat (12 pax max.) and sail towards Capri. During the boat ride you'll be able to enjoy wonderful views of this amazing Coast while passing through the Natural Reserve of Punta Campanella and the famous Grottoes (Blue, White, Green). 4 hours of free time at your disposal to stroll along the little alleys of the town (ask to the crew for audio guides with itineraries available on board for extra costs). In the early afternoon, return to Sorrento with Happy hour & Limoncello tasting. Dinner, overnight. Meals: B - DDay 4- CASTELLANA CAVES-ALBEROBELLO TRULLIAt approximately 7.30 am, pick up from your hotel or Sorrento agreed meeting point to depart towards APULIA. Along the way you will visit the Castellana Caves discovered in 1938. A unique guided tour of the caves to more than 60 meters deep in an amazing scenario.Time at leisure for lunch, then continue to Alberobello, the town of the “TRULLI” ,typical houses with a conical roof. Here you’ll enjoy a wine tasting in the local wine cellar. Proceed to Castellana Caves. Dinner and overnight. Hotel SEMIRAMIDE 4*. Meals: DDay 5– LECCE- GALLIPOLI - OSTUNI - CASTELLANABuffet breakfast at the hotel and departure to Lecce. During the tour you will admire the rich and beautiful decoration of the St. Oronzo church, the basilica of Santa Croce, the Celestini palace and the roman amphitheatre. The tour will continue to Gallipoli, a fishing village as well as a famous beach resort.Free time for lunch and proceed to the village of Ostuni, also called “white town” because of its white walls and white painted houses. Return to the hotel in Castellana Caves. Dinner and overnight at the hotel. Meals: BDDay 6 - MATERA - ROMEBuffet breakfast at the hotel and departure to MATERA. This town is internationally known for the “SASSI” (stones). Time for a snack on the road before boarding a bus to Rome. Arrival is expected at about 09.00 pm. Overnight in Rome.Meals: BDay 7 - ROMEAmerican buffet breakfast, and end of the tour. Meals: B
- - Arrival transfer from the FCO/CIA airports to the hotel in Rome- Accommodation in 4* hotels- Daily buffet breakfast- 4 dinners (drinks NOT included)- 1 Lunch Pompeii (drinks NOT included)- Excursion to Pompeii- Transfer Pompeii- Sorrento Hotel- Full day excursion to Capri by semi-private boat (max 12 pax) (Spanish only on Tuesday & Thursday) including Snorkeling Equipment, Wi-Fi, English speaking Skipper, Drinks & Appetizers - Audio guide with Itineraries available on board at € 10,00- 1 Wine Tasting at Alberobello- Visit to the Castellana Caves (entrance fee included)- Visit to the House Caves in Matera (entrance fee included)- Ground transportation by deluxe motor coach with air conditioning- Return to Rome by tour bus- Services and taxes included- Multilingual tour English - Spanish - French- Entrance fees
What's not included
- - City tax not included and to be paid directly at the hotels - Tips, Extras, and anything else not mentioned in Price Includes - Audio guide on Capri tour with Itineraries available on board at € 10,00 - Stop at the Blue Grotto will be 30 Minutes, weather permitting, optional inside visit will be possible at € 15,00 p.p. to be paid on the spot.