7:30am - You will be picked up from your hotel in Rome by your driver. You'll enjoy a scenic 2-1/2 hours drive to Pompeii.
You’ll visit Pompeii Ruins on your own or with a tour guide (at an additional cost), then you’ll head to Positano with the a stop for lunch and pictures along the way.
Your first stop is to Pompeii, where you will enjoy the Pompeii ruins. You can go inside on your own or if you wish, you have the option to include a private licensed guide for an additional fee.
If no private guide is chosen, you can rent audio-guides availables in English, French, Spanish, German, Portuguese, Russian, Chinese and Japanese.
Pompeii was an ancient Roman town near modern Naples, where the common people went on holidays at the time of the ancient Rome. Pompeii, along with Herculaneum and many ancient towns in the surrounding area, was mostly destroyed and buried under 4 to 6 m (13 to 20 ft) of volcanic ash and pumice in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD.
The excavations are huge, and not every area can be visited. By the way tours can be organized to enter the excavations and see as much as possible. You can go inside on your own or with a private licensed guide.
If you wish, you have the option to have lunch in Pompeii instead of Positano. Your options are endless. You will enjoy the scenic drive along the coast as we head to Sorrento. You'll be able to experience the wonderful landscapes and can also stop to take pictures.
Your next stop is Positano. While in Positano, feel free to visit the main sites of the city, go for some shopping or just enjoy your free time in town. In Positano you'll walk around one of the most beautiful towns in Italy. Positano is the best starting point to discover and fully enjoy the wonders of the Amalfi Coast. Not for nothing Positano is considered the pearl of the beautiful Amalfi Coast. Nestled in the mountains and overlooking the turquoise sea, Positano is a very attractive tourist destination: it boasts a postcard view from the sea, it’s a place that seems specially designed to amaze and inspire emotion. Positano is there, with its small houses and steps where getting lost is a delightful experience, the narrow streets leading to historic mansions, fashionable boutiques and breathtaking views..
At the end of the tour, sit back, relax and enjoy your 2-1/2 hours drive back to your hotel in Rome. The duration of your tour is about 12 hours and you can expect to be back at your hotel around 7:30pm, depending on local traffic.