Port  Shore Excursions - Pompei & Amalfi Coast 
  

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Pompei & Amalfi Coast - Positano,  Ravello and Amalfi

Return via Amalfi Coast Duration time 9 hours
Private Tour with a qualified english speaking driver.

 

Casa della Venere in Conchiglia - Pompei Positano


A luxury tour across the heart of the Amalfi and historical site of Pompei

You will be met by our chauffeur at the port, from there he will take you straight to Pompei avoiding all the problems with parking as he will take you directly to the site. 
 

Pompei - STOP

Personal guide is one option, another, a well equipped audio guide, you may choose whatever suits you best.   Either one, will explain to you the history of the city as you take in the baths, villas, theatres and wrestling grounds, a fascinating two-hour tour through this amazing place.  The city of Pompei had about 20,000 inhabitants in 79AD, when it was completely covered in 30 feet of volcanic ash by the deadly eruption of Mount Vesuvius.   more about Pompei
 

  Positano - STOP
After Pompei, your chauffeur will descend the winding one-way road that leads to the heart of Positano, a pretty village of seaside villas, covered in orange blossom and roses.   Explore the busy central Piazza dei Mulini, connected to a narrow downhill path and some occasional flights of steps that lead to the seafront.   Follow the streets to the shops selling ceramics, lemons, shoes and "Positano fashion" clothing, and don't miss the lovely Church of Sant Maria of the Assumption, with its characteristic majolica tiled dome and bell tower.   Positano is one of the villages that symbolizes what the amalfi coast is all about.
more about Positano

 

Ravello STOP
Then the next stop which is the jewel of this area is Ravello drive uphill drive along a narrow road, passing several vin-yards and olive factories on the way, Ravello, a rural village unspoilt by tourism, perched on top of the mountain cliff above Amalfi and Minori.  Famous for its breath-taking views, the natural beauty and ancient monuments of Ravello are presented at their best in the gardens of Villa Cimbrone and Villa Rufolo.   Ravello is the village of inspiration where past personalities such as Winston Churchill, Kennedy, Byron, Keats, etc.

more about Ravello


Amalfi - Final and last stop on our way back to Naples.   Here we have a moment to see the busy square of Amalfi and the Cathedral.  Then continue onto Naples Port to return in time for your cruise embarkment.
more about Amalfi

 

Sampling the local cuisine and shop for artifacts


 

Summary - Your driver will guarantee you and your party a memorable and informative day along this important part of Italy.    Our port shore excursion will make sure that you have the opportunity to sample both the traditional villages and there customary way of living and the magnitude and historical value of Pompei, Positano and Ravello & return via Amalfi.


 

 

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