Prepare for the experience of a lifetime! The winding roads of the Amalfi Peninsula are a cinch for your Italian driver, and all you'll have to do is sit back and enjoy the awe-inspiring views of the Mediterranean spread out before you. Your first stop will be Positano, a tiny jewel of a town that clings to the side of a mountain that tumbles straight down to the sea. Take a walk past picturesque shops displaying white linen dresses and hand-made sandals and jewelry; wander through open air art exhibits in courtyards just behind the town's whitewashed walls; have a seat at a bar with a terrace that overlook the sea and cool off with a “granita al limone” (Italian lemon ice). The abundance of flowers, the white buildings, and the deep blue sea will cast a spell of well-being upon you. From here you will head to Ravello, at the top of Mount Cerreto, for lunch on the most spectacular panoramic terrace you have ever seen. After a stroll in the lovely gardens of Villa Ruffolo, you will wind down the mountain, with breathtaking views and photo ops, and then wrap up the day in Amalfi, with its eleventh century cathedral that honors Saint Andrew, the city's patron saint.
Highlights and What’s Included
- English-speaking driver and private vehicle
- No guide necessary
- Visit to Positano, Ravello and Amalfi
- Visit to Villa Ruffolo, tickets included
- Lunch in a selected restaurant (cost not included) in Ravello
- When booking, please specify the name and port of call of your cruise ship
- This tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or those with limited mobility. Please contact us directly and we will devise alternate routes suitable for you.
- Please wear comfortable footwear, as this tour involves a lot of walking.
The Costa Amalfitana shore excursion from Napoli Port departs from and returns to your cruise ship.
Duration of Tour
This tour lasts 10 hours from pick up to drop off time. Please note that the round trip journey between the port of Naples and the tour’s highlights is 1 hour each way.
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