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Local Living Italy—Sorrento
Naples to Naples
7 days
Tour code: EISO

Highlights

Make yourself at home at an Italian agriturismo outside of Sorrento for a week, hike the famous Path of the Gods, explore chic resort towns and historic villages, savour delicious home-cooked Italian food made from local ingredients, stroll the streets of picturesque Capri

Get a taste for Italian life on this one-week trip to Sorrento, located just around the corner from the Amalfi Coast. Replete with gorgeous scenery and all the fantastic food and drink you’d expect, you’ll unwind on an organic lemon farm where a local family will be your hosts, giving you an in-depth look at what life at an Italian agriturismo is like. Learn how the famous limoncello liquor is made. Walk along the stunning coastline, a visit to the elite island of Capri and a stop at Pompeii. Don’t be a tourist in Italy — live the dream.

What's included?

Staff & experts

Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guide.

Meals

6 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 5 dinners

Transport

Minibus, boat, walking.

Accommodation

Hotel (1 nt), locally-owned agriturismo/guesthouse (5 nts).

Included activities

Your Local Living Moment: Agriturismo Tour, Sorrento Your Foodie Moment: Pizza-Making Demonstration , Sorrento Your Foodie Moment: Limoncello-Making Demonstration, Sorrento. Guided tour of Pompeii. "Walk of the Gods" hike (weather permitting). Island of Capri visit. Five home-cooked dinners using local organic produce. Scenic boat ride from Positano to Sorrento. Pizza-making demonstration. Orientation walk in Naples. Free time to explore Sorrento. Transport between destinations and included activities.

Itinerary

Day 1
Naples
Arrive at any time.

Included activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting

Optional activities:

  • Spaccanapoli Street
  • Archaeological Museum Naples
  • Underground Naples Visit (Napoli Sotterranea)
Day 2
Naples - Sorrento
Start the day with an orientation walk of Naples with your CEO. Transfer to Sorrento and your home for the week, an organic lemon farm. Enjoy a guided tour of Pompeii en route. For the duration of our trip, we stay at the same agriturismo. Located about a short taxi ride uphill from Sorrento, our accommodation is at a working lemon farm that has opened its doors to tourism. The 'agriturismo' is surrounded by open terraces and groves of lemon trees protected by wooden pergolas made with chestnut.

Transport: Private Vehicle, Private Vehicle

Included activities: Naples Orientation Walk, Pompeii Guided Tour

Meals: breakfastdinner

Day 3
Sorrento
Tour the agriturismo's lemon groves. Before dinner, enjoy a pizza-making demonstration.

Included activities: Agriturismo Tour, Pizza-Making Demonstration

Meals: breakfastlunchdinner

Day 4
Sorrento
Set off on the beautiful "Walk of the Gods" trail that climbs along ridges high above the coastal towns of Positano and Praiano. Finish in Positano, then take a scenic public boat ride back to Sorrento. End the day with a limoncello tasting. Please note the Walk of the Gods is temporarily closed due to weather and deterioration. We are closely monitoring the closure and will resume offering the hike once it has been re-opened. As an alternate, a private transfer to Positano will be included on this day allowing for free time to explore the cliffside village.

Transport: Boat

Included activities: Walk of the Gods Hike, Limoncello-Making Demonstration

Meals: breakfastdinner

Day 5
Sorrento
Enjoy a free day to do as you please. Opt to visit local villages, explore Sorrento, sign up for a full-day cooking class, or to spend some time on the beach.

Optional activities:

  • Cooking Class
  • Basilica di Sant’Antonino
  • Marina Grande
  • Correale Museum Visit

Meals: breakfastdinner

Day 6
Sorrento
Enjoy a day trip to the island of Capri and enjoy free time to explore. Opt to walk along the trails on the island, go swimming, or brush shoulders with the more well-off island inhabitants at fancy shops.

Transport: Ferry, Ferry

Included activities: Capri Excursion

Optional activities:

  • Blue Grotto
  • Funicular to Monte Solaro
  • Via Camerelle
  • Villa Jovis (Tiberio House)

Meals: breakfastdinner

Day 7
Sorrento - Naples
Transfer to the Naples train station in the morning where the tour ends upon arrival. This tour ends upon arrival at the Naples train station at approximately 11am. If you opt to stay at the agriturismo in Sorrento until checkout time at 11am, we will gladly help you to arrange any onward transport at your own cost.

Transport: Private Vehicle

Included activities: Departure Day (Activities)

Optional activities:

  • Spaccanapoli Street
  • Archaeological Museum Naples
  • Underground Naples Visit (Napoli Sotterranea)
  • Herculaneum Visit

Meals: breakfast

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