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Charming Costiera by Rail

4.5
(6 Reviews)
From $3,120 AUD
  • 6 Days
  • Cities Visited

    Rome, Naples, Pompeii, Sorrento, Capri, Positano, Amalfi

    Group Size:
    1 to 15
    Age Range:
    0 to 99
    Languages: English, Spanish
    Type: Package, Self Guided Tours

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Tour at a Glance

Tour at a Glance

Journey across Italy on this 6 day independent rail package through the Amalfi Coast

  • 5 nights accommodation in 4 star hotels
  • 2nd class high speed train tickets
  • Rail package with daily departures
  • Travel through the idyllic scenery of the Amalfi Coast
  • Visit Naples and Pompeii
  • Start Point:
  • End Point:
  • Stops:
  • Map is an indication of destinations visited and may not depict the exact route taken.

Itinerary

Meet the supplier representative at Termini Station at approximately 08:00am and take the high speed train to Naples. Upon arrival in Naples, transfer to the hotel with the day at leisure to explore the city. Overnight Naples.

Pick-up from hotel at approximately 10:00am and proceed to Pompeii for a guided tour of the archaeological excavations. This ancient Roman city was destroyed when Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD and buried it, preserving it under a sea of volcanic ash for nearly 1700 years. At the end of the visit transfer to Sorrento, famous for its picturesque old town centre and characteristic fisherman’s village of Marina Grande, one of the most authentic treasures of the city. A local assistant welcomes you at hotel during the check-in and gives you all the information for your excursions and transfers. Overnight Sorrento.

Meals Included:
Breakfast

After breakfast, transfer to Sorrento port and depart for Capri by traditional Gozzo Sorrentino. Enjoy a boat trip around the island and the possibility to swim into its crystal-clear waters or visit the Blue Grotto (optional entrance, weather permitting). Upon arrival in Capri, continue by minibus to the Piazzetta, the heart of the island. Enjoy some free time to explore Capri at your own pace. Return to the port to head back to Sorrento for overnight.

Meals Included:
Breakfast

At 10:30am. transfer from Sorrento to Amalfi with 2 hours stop in Positano with time at leisure to discover the pearl of the Amalfi coast. Proceed to Amalfi, a town rich in history that gives its name to the entire coastline. Overnight in Amalfi.

Meals Included:
Breakfast

Breakfast at the hotel. Day at leisure for exploring the beauties of the area. Overnight in Amalfi.

Meals Included:
Breakfast

Morning at leisure in Amalfi. Transfer from Amalfi to Naples at around 3:00pm where a local assistant at Naples train station will help you to board the high speed train to Rome. Arrival at Termini Station scheduled for around 7:00pm. End of our services.

Meals Included:
Breakfast

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What’s included?

1 night accommodation in Naples

2 nights accommodation in Sorrento

2 nights accommodation in Amalfi

Touring with multilingual speaking guide

Tours as per itinerary

5 Breakfasts

Return 2nd class high speed train ticket from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale

Innovative guided tour, usable directly from your smartphone, that will take you to discover your destination:

  • You’ll be able to start your Virtual Tour at the time you want, and you’ll be able to linger on the stops that interest you without time limits!
  • A local expert will guide you by giving advice on what to see, including anecdotes and trivia.
  •  You will never be alone! The itinerary is geolocated and you won’t be able to get lost.

New Inclusions eSim (one per person) – Italian Data Traffic eSIM 
An innovative solution for staying connected during your Italian journey. Supplier eSIM includes:

  • 1 Italian phone number
  • 5 GB mobile data in Italy
  • 60 minutes international calls. Get your eSIM freely and instantly, without identity verification and be connected without any roaming charges.

Entrance ticket to the archaeological site of Pompeii

Tour of Capri Island* – minibus tour to visit the island, round trip transportation from hotel in Sorrento to pier, daily trip with Gozzo Sorrentino around Capri with welcome drink on board and lunch.

Local assistant at Roma Termini Station, Naples Centrale Station, and hotel in Sorrento

Tips or any extras

Tourist tax to be paid on the spot

Hotel taxes, service charges and tips for baggage handling

Beverages during meals and any meal not expressly listed above

Entrance ticket to the Blue Grotto (optional and to be paid locally)

Anything not listed above under ‘Inclusions’

Items of a personal nature

Pricing & Availability

Filter Dates
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2025
Departing Ending

All rates are based on twin/double share. Please enquire for single and triple rates. Rates are based on AUD. Availability is conditional on final confirmation from the supplier and is subject to change.

Hotel List (or similar)

Palazzo Salgar
Via Nuova Marina, 120, 80133 Napoli NA, Italy
Tel: +39 081 1937 0780
Rating
4.5
Palazzo Salgar
Grand Hotel Vesuvio Sorrento
Via Nastro Verde, 7, 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy
Tel: +39 081 878 2645
Rating
4
Grand Hotel Vesuvio Sorrento
Michelangelo Hotel Sorrento
Corso Italia, 275, 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy
Tel: +39 081 878 4844
Rating
4.5
Michelangelo Hotel Sorrento
Grand Hotel Excelsior Amalfi
Via Papa Leone X, 32, 84011 Amalfi SA, Italy
Tel: +39 089 830015
Rating
4
Grand Hotel Excelsior Amalfi

Important things to note

Accommodation is subject to change without notice. Every effort is made to avoid hotel changes but should a mid-tour hotel change become necessary after this list has been printed, contact details of the new hotel will be supplied to you by your tour director.

Hotel rooms may not be available for check-in before 2:00 p.m.

Tour can be a combination of regular tours; therefore, coach changes may be required. The same people may not be travelling throughout the tour.

A government tourist tax may need to be paid locally upon arrival at your hotels.

Only 1 suitcase (any size) and 1 handbag per person is allowed.

The pick-up and drop-off times will be subject to confirmation by the local assistant.

In case of bad weather, the excursion could be replaced with a guided regular group tour of Capri by ferry. In this case, the visit of the island is guaranteed but the itinerary and the inclusions may undergo small variations.

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Reviews for Charming Costiera by Rail

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Elizabeth and Gordon Wood
Fantastic quality of hotel and expertise of the guide

Review for: Highlights of Sicily

The quality of the hotels, the places visited, the knowledge and expertise of the guide and the experiences we had, were fantastic. Perhaps our only question would be that we were a group of over 30 and we were of the understanding that Sun Island Tours were for groups smaller than this. Our overall impression of Sicily was of a vibrant culture with so much history behind it.
SunIslandTour
Reply from Sun Island Tours
Hi Elizabeth and Gordon, Thank you for your review. The Highlights of Sicily is not a small group tour, and is listed as such. However we will review further to see why you had that impression. Great to hear you had a wonderful time. Regards, John @ Sun Island Tours
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Brent
September 2019

Review for: Florence, Tuscany & Beyond

My wife and I made an eight-day coach trip in the second week of September 2019. Italy is a beautiful country and what added to our rich and positive experience was the tour provided by Sun Island Tours. We experienced the value provided mainly through their tour leader, coach driver and hotels for stay etc. Worth a special mention are the two people that were highly rated by all on the tour – Sabrina Prassede, our tour leader was by far the best guide we have encountered in our years of travel. Here intuitive responsiveness, high energy levels, attention to specific needs of every tourist without diluting the planned itinerary and deep knowledge of the country, made the journey comfortable and stress-free for a diverse set of people travelling from five continents. She was very well supported by Paolo, the coach driver, who was the wonderfully skilled and who ensured the tour was very smooth, safe and prompt throughout. For those wanting to enjoy a stress-free Italy sojourn, we highly recommend them.
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Lucy
Solo Traveller

Review for: Rome, Florence & Cinque Terre by Rail

Generally it's good. I am a solo traveller. On some accommodation I was given a single bed. Which I found cramp and very tight. Quite uncomfortable. As a solo traveller, we are charge with extra for accommodation. So I think we deserved something better if not the best.

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Charming Costiera by Rail

4.5
(6 Reviews)
From $3,120 AUD
  • 6 Days
  • Cities Visited

    Rome, Naples, Pompeii, Sorrento, Capri, Positano, Amalfi

    Group Size:
    1 to 15
    Age Range:
    0 to 99
    Languages: English, Spanish
    Travel Style: Package, Self Guided Tours

Or contact your local travel agent.

Italy
Speak to our Italy Expert - Natalie

Natalia is in love with Italy. Contact her for advice on Rome, Florence, Milan, Venice, Como, Cinque Terre, Tuscany, Amalfi Coast, Puglia and Sicily.

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