Gourmet Rome, Sorrento & Capri
Enjoy a culinary journey to Rome, Sorrento, and Capri—on this grand Southern Italy vacation. Spend three nights in Rome and two nights each in Capri and in the Sorrento area. Explore Italy’s southern charms at a leisurely pace to discover ancient historic sites, spectacular scenery, and authentic Mediterranean cuisine.
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Day 1: Arrive In Rome, Italy
Check into your hotel. The rest of the day is free for you to start exploring this great city. Take advantage of your CosmosGO app to explore on your own before you meet your Tour Director and fellow travellers in the evening.
Hotel: Ateneo Garden Palace, 2 nights
Day 2: Rome
This morning, put on an apron and become chef for a day. Attend a Cooking Class and learn how to prepare a sumptuous italian lunch. Judge the results of your fruitful morning by sitting around a table enjoying this meal with your fellow “masterchefs”. The rest of the afternoon is at leisure to discover the fascinating city of Rome.
Day 3: Rome – Naples – Capri
Naples is the capital of espresso coffee and pizza, among many other delicacies. This morning you’ll have the opportunity to see the main, highlights, including a stop to visit the St. Clair Monastery Cloister with a Local Guide. After the sightseeing tour, enjoy Pizza Lunch in a restaurant. Later, take a short ferry ride to Capri, the legendary island of glitz and glamor.
Hotel: San Michele at Anacapri, 2 nights
Day 4: Capri
Enjoy free time to relax, discover this spectacular island on your own. On the optional island tour, focus on all the main sights and enjoy a light street food lunch of local specialties, as well as a limoncello tasting session. Tonight, after the included dinner, you will be served Torta Caprese for dessert. The hotel chef will explain how this special cake is made, and you will be able to “steal” his personal recipe.
Day 5: Capri – Sorrento Area
Take the Ferry to Sorrento. Few places in the world match the very special charm of Sorrento. This picturesque resort overlooking the Bay of Naples boasts a marvellous climate, beautiful views, trendy shops and boutiques, interesting museums, and a vibrant nightlife. This morning, spend some time learning about Gelato. There will be a demonstration on how gelato and sorbet are prepared, and some hints on how to make it at home. You will, of course, have the opportunity to taste some of the many flavours available in the shop. This evening, we suggest an optional dinner at a local farm, featuring dishes prepared with traditional ingredients.
Hotel: Panorama Palace at Meta di Sorrento or Central Park at Massa Lubrense, 2 nights
Day 6: Sorrento Area – Excursion To Positano
Today, set off to discover the spectacular Amalfi coast, a winding coast with many clifftop villages and unbeatable views. Stop in jet-set favourite Positano, a pastel- coloured cascade of chic boutiques and sunkissed sunbathers. Savour a typical Pastry With Coffee as you admire the breathtaking shimmering bays.
Day 7: Sorrento Area – Rome
Say goodbye to the Sorrentine peninsula and drive back to Rome. Enjoy some time sightseeing on your own, or join the optional food tour to discover some hidden treasures of the capital city of italy, as well as some of its signature gourmet specialities.
Hotel: Holiday Inn EUR Parco dei Medici
Day 8: Depart Rome
Your holiday ends with breakfast this morning.
|2020 Dates & Prices||Twin Share||Solo Traveller|
|April: 11, 18, 25||$2,549.00||$3,039.00|
|May: 02, 09, 16, 23, 30||$2,599.00||$3,089.00|
|June: 06, 20||$2,599.00||$3,089.00|
|September: 05, 12, 19, 26||$2,599.00||$3,089.00|
|Meals:||7 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 3 dinners|
|Transport:||First Class air-conditioned coach|
|Feryy:||Ferry Ticket: Naples - Capri - Sorrento|
|Accommodation:||7 nights accommodation|
|Guide:||Professional Tour Director|
|Entrance Fees & Touring:||Entrance fees & activities as per itinerary|
* Tour departure dates are subject to availability at time of booking.
* Prices and itinerary are correct at time of publication and are subject to change without notice.