The picturesque Amalfi Coast is filled with charming villages and stunning natural beauty. The best way to admire these one-of-a-kind panoramas is to drive along the winding coastal road positioned between the rocky cliffs and the sea. During this full day excursion, you will have time at leisure to explore three of the most scenic towns on the Amalfi Coast. Positano, the first stop of the tour, is famous for its cliff-side buildings and the Church of Santa Maria Assunta with its multi-colored tile dome. Continue on to Amalfi to admire the scenery of this historic town that was once a powerful Maritime Republic. The final stop, Ravello, is perched high above the coast offering unforgettable views and beautiful gardens situated on the grounds of Villa Rufolo. Spend a day admiring the world-famous scenery of the Amalfi Coast while visiting historical monuments, taking beautiful photos of coastal views and trying delicious food.
Length: approximately 8 hours
Available: from April to October - on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays
Departure time: at 7:50 am
Meeting point: in Sorrento's city center, to be advised
Available in the following languages: English
Tour Highlights: Amalfi Coast scenic drive: Positano, Amalfi, Ravello
Price includes: Transportation by Deluxe Motor Coach with English-Speaking Driver or Tour Escort; Local Taxes and Service Charges.
Price doesn't include: Villa Rufolo in Ravello entrance fees (approximately 12 euro per person, 2012 price) and other optional entrance fees; Optional Amalfi boat tour; Lunch.
Enjoy the twists and turns of the gorgeous scenery on the Amalfi Coastal Road with this sightseeing tour. Your first stop will be in the town of Positano, built like a waterfall on the side of the coast. You'll want to take plenty of photos of this cascade of homes and gardens. After this stop, you will proceed to historic Amalfi, where you will have two hours to wander the narrow streets and visit the 9th century Cathedral in the town square. Perhaps you'd also like to enjoy the shopping in the small artisan boutiques, or take a boat tour (Optional, not included. Sea conditions permitting.) You'll have a chance to satisfy your appetite at our next destination, Ravello, with its charming cafes and tasty gelato. Spend an hour and a half discovering this beautiful small town up on the hill with breathtaking views over the coast that inspired the composer Wagner, and consider a visit to the gardens of Villa Rufolo (Optional, not included). The day will end with your drive back to Sorrento around 5:00 pm.