Local Living in Italy - Amalfi Coast 8 days

Charming hilltop towns, acres of lemon groves and vineyards, mile after mile of stunning cliffs kissed by cobalt-blue waters… its official name is the Amalfi Coast, but this magical land answers to "heaven." On this trip, you’ll live like one of the region’s (incredibly lucky) locals, discovering the small towns, mountain trails, and local customs of this uniquely beautiful place.

Explore the ruins of Pompeii in the morning, hike the coastline of the Med by afternoon, and tuck into bed at your converted 17th-century monastery home base at sundown. It's paradise, found.

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Holiday Highlights

Day 1 Naples

Arrive at any time.

Day 2 Naples/Furore (Breakfast | Dinner)

Start the day with a G Adventures supported migrant-led tour of Naples. Afterwards, travel to Pompeii to enjoy a guided tour of the partially buried ruins before transferring to a beautiful agriturismo nestled in the hills above the Amalfi Coast. Enjoy the first of many delicious home cooked Italian dinners and one of three cooking demonstrations.

Day 3 Furore (Breakfast | Dinner)

Hike to the Valle delle Ferriere, the first of several hikes in this beautiful part of Italy.

Day 4 Furore (Breakfast | Dinner)

Set off from Amalfi to the tiny coastal village of Atrani, then continue uphill to the beautiful town of Ravello, perched high above the Mediterranean.

Day 5 Furore(Breakfast | Dinner)

Hike up the mountain slopes of Mt Tre Calli. Dinner will be well deserved.

Day 6 Furore (Breakfast | Dinner)

Enjoy some down time to explore the area or just kick back and relax at the agriturismo. Enjoy a cooking demonstration before dinner.

Day 7Furore (Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner)

Set off on the famous "Path of the Gods" along the Amalfi Coast, finishing up in quaint Positano. Take a scenic ferry ride along the coast to Amalfi, then return to the agriturismo in time for a final dinner feast.

Day 8 Furore/Naples (Breakfast)

Transfer to the Naples train station and depart in the early afternoon.

 

What's Included

  • 7 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 6 dinners
  • Guided tour of Pompeii
  • Organized hikes and excursions from Furore
  • Visit to Amalfi and Ravello 
  • Scenic ferry ride from Positano to Amalfi
  • Two pre-dinner cooking demonstrations at the agriturismo
  • Orientation walk in Naples
  • Transport between destinations and included activities.

 

Other Information

Pricing

Price based on travel 25th April 2020. Other departure date available. Based on 2 sharing a room. Flights not included: Your flight must depart 2nd May 2020 no earlier than 2 p.m.

Terms & Conditions

The holiday is operated by Escape the Rock. When making a booking you are accepting our Terms & Conditions of Business.

Full payment for your travel arrangements is normally required at the time of booking* Once booked, the travel costs are entirely non-refundable.

* Escape the Rock offers a low deposit of £50 per person. This is not available for bookings departing within 6 weeks. Please note if you choose a low deposit option you remain liable for the full balance on your holiday.

If you need to make changes to your travel arrangements please contact us and we will do our best to assist you. however in many cases changes may not be permitted and any changes which can be made are likely to incur additional costs.

The cost of this break does not include Travel insurance, however comprehensive travel insurance is essential to cover any unforeseen eventualities, such as cancellation.

Please contact us and we will happily arrange travel insurance for you.