Naples, Pompeii and Sorrento Private Tour

Naples, Pompeii and Sorrento Private Tour

Discover the ancient archaeological site of Pompeii and the beautiful town Sorrento by taking this private sightseeing tour with a luxury vehicle and a knowledgeable local English Speaking driver.

The tour will start at Naples Cathedral where  you will visit the Treasure Chapel and S. Restituta basilica, dating back to the 4th century. You'll also take a drive to Plebiscito Square to see the Royal Palace and the beautiful neoclassical Church of St Francesco di Paula. After a drive to the Town Hall Square and the New Castle, built by the French Family of Anjou, you will have an exelent photo opportunity and some time to enjoy the  wonderful views of the picturesque city of Naples from the terrace at Posillipo.

Continuing to the enigmatic ruins of Pompeii, the largest archaeological site in Europe, where you will see the Forum, the Thermal Baths, Vetti's House and the Lupanare brothel, buried by volcanic ashes from the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 A.D. 

Take a lunch break before continuing to Sorrento's sea cliffs lined by luxury hotels and a tangle of lemon trees. Immerse yourself in the rich culture and history of the Sorrento Peninsula as you walk down the narrow streets to panoramic terraces overlooking the magnificent Gulf of Naples with views to the Isle of Capri and mount Vesuvius.

 

 

Amalfi Coast Private Tour

Amalfi Coast Private Tour

Explore as little or as much as you wish in each of the picturesque towns of Sorrento, Positano, Amalfi and Ravello, world-famous for their charm a wealth of medieval and religious history, exquisite coastal landscapes and most colourful Mediterranean architecture. Visit famous Pompeii and discover the four pearls of the Amalfi Coast with your own driver to chauffeur you from town to town on this private and relaxing excursion from Naples or any other location near Naples!

If you have just arrived in Naples you can ask your driver for a short tour on Naples before continuing on your journey of discovering the most beautiful coast line in the south of Italy.

Cross the valley of Mount Vesuvius before arriving in Pompeii. You will visit the Forum, the Thermal Baths, Vetti's House and the Lupanare brothel as well as the oldest known Roman amphitheatre.

After Pompeii you may choose to stop for lunch on the way to Sorrento, in one of the family-run restaurants serving fresh fish and other delicious Italian food recipes that you can only find here. Your guide will suggest a choice of several places to choose from.

Sorrento has been a favorite resort in the south of Italy since Roman times. With its cliff-top position overlooking the sea, small but impressive port and panoramic views of the Amalfi Coast and surrounding hills, Sorrento is one of towns on the south coast that you will never forget.

The Amalfi Drive is the narrow stretch of road that connects Sorrento and Amalfi around the high cliffs above the Tyrrhenian Sea. The road was originally built by the Romans and it is the most beautiful scenic drive along the Amalfi Coast

Positano is located on one of the most beautiful stretches of coastline. The beaches are amazing and the town with its delightful pastel coloured  houses is like a town from the dreams. Surrounding the church of Santa Maria Assunta there are plenty of colourful shops selling from fresh fish and limoncello to designer clothes and jewellery.

Amalfi lies at the foot of Monte Cerreto and is surrounded by dramatic cliffs and coastal scenery. Amalfi’s typically Mediterranean architecture, made up of narrow lanes and characteristic white houses, makes it one of Italy’s most famous resorts.

Ravello is situated in a more elevated position than the other towns of the Amalfi Coast, and because of its location offers exceptional views of the coast, the beautiful villas and gardens.

If you would like to visit any other sites in the vicinity not mentioned here, please let us know and we will work with you to create the perfect tour.