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Country Roads of Puglia and The Neapolitan Riviera

Country Roads of Puglia and The Neapolitan Riviera (Insight Vacations)
 

Summary:

Fall head over heels for Puglia - an unspoiled, food lover's paradise. See the curious trulli and sparkling white towns, the unique beauty of the Bay of Naples, and the sun-drenched Isle of Capri.

Duration
9 Days
Cities
6
Next Departure
22-May-2021
Starting at
USD 2,861.00
USD 2,503.00
Price per day
USD 278.00

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Country Roads of Puglia and The Neapolitan Riviera
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Summary

Fall head over heels for Puglia - an unspoiled, food lover's paradise. See the curious trulli and sparkling white towns, the unique beauty of the Bay of Naples, and the sun-drenched Isle of Capri.

Day 1.
Welcome To Rome
Day 2.
Across The Apennines To The Trulli Town Of Alberobello
Day 3.
Exploring Alberobello
Day 4.
Free Time In Alberobello
Day 5.
The Sassi Di Matera And Sorrento
Day 6.
Capri, The Isle Of Dreams
Day 7.
The Amalfi Coast And Positano
Day 8.
On To Ill-Fated Pompeii And Rome
Day 9.
Arrivederci Roma

Visited cities (6): Amalfi Coast, Fiumicino, Matera, Naples, Pompeii, Rome

 

Remarks

Highlights

Authentic Dining

  • Alberobello: Learn the history and taste for yourself the amazing structure, flavour and body of Apulian wine.
  • Rome: Welcome Dinner as you dine at your hotel's restaurant, Unique al Palatino.
  • Alberobello: After embracing the town as its natives do, you are welcomed into the home of a local for a freshly prepared meal, typical of the region. Dine with the family and learn more about their life.
  • Rome: Enjoy a Celebration Dinner of delicious Italian cuisine and wine, accompanied by the rich tremolo of some of Italy's best loved songs.
  • Dining Summary: 8 Breakfast (B), 4 Dinner with Wine (DW)

Insight Choice

  • Capri: Choose between a visit to Cesare Augustus Gardens or alternatively, taste limoncello, Capri's traditional lemon liqueur.

Top Rated Highlights

  • Scenic Drives: Relax and take in the views as you travel past the Apennine Mountains, along the Sorrento cliff top road, Capri corniche and Amalfi Coast.
  • Rome: During your orientation with you Travel Director see the medieval buildings, including Renaissance palaces and Baroque churches, scattered throughout the city.
  • Alberobello: Led by a Local Expert, explore this UNESCO World Heritage Site showcasing the Trulli of Alberobello. Circular structures with conical roofs that are domed within, built from local limestone and stacked without using mortar.
  • Matera: With your Local Expert, visit the famous Sassi or cave dwellings, which were home to approximately 20,000 people until 1950 and are now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Sorrento: Perched upon the cliffs, lookout to see the mighty Mount Vesuvious across the Bay of Naples.
  • Isle of Capri: Relax and enjoy the views as you are driven in an iconic open-top taxi.
  • Positano: Drive along the Amalfi Coast to visit this seaside town. See the pastel rainbow of colourful houses precariously stacked upon one another as if cascading from the hilltop to the water.
  • Pompeii: Walk with a Local Expert through the cobbled streets of this ill-fated town, frozen in time since the 1st century.

Travel Package

DescriptionComing from Going to
Tour (Round Trip) Rome Rome

This is an Organised Group Tour: the itinerary has been predefined by the tour operator. The tour destinations, duration, accommodations, departure dates and the price are fix. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

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