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Central Italy Vacation - Bella Italia
Sorrento, Amalfi Coast, Positano, Capri, Pompeii, Florence and Pisa
8-Days / 7-Nights


Trip Highlights Include:

  • Private Boat to Island of Capri
    On a day trip to the Island of Capri, cruise around the isle on a private boat and swim in the Mediterranean waters. It's an afternoon in paradise.
  • Agriturismo La Galatea Farm
    At the Agriturismo La Galatea farm, learn how to press olives for olive oil, make mozzarella cheese and harvest fruit. Afterwards, enjoy a private pizza-making session with the chefs.
  • Pompeii Tours
    Visit the town that's literally frozen in time! Learn from a local expert how Mt. Vesuvius' volcanic explosion preserved remnants of this ancient civilization. Walk through the petrified streets, houses and amphitheaters.
  • Gallery of the Accademia di Belle Arti
    Enjoy reserved entry into the Gallery of the Accademia di Belle Arti—home to Michelangelo's David since 1873, as well as a number of Gothic and High Renaissance Florentine paintings.
  • Lucca Bike Ride
    Bike the peaceful, tree-lined paths atop Lucca's Renaissance era walls and enjoy the unforgettable scenery of the Tuscan countryside.

 

Adventure Dates

  • 2015
    • May 24-May 31, 2015: Adult Exclusive (18 and older)
    • June 7-June 14, 2015*
    • June 17-June 24, 2015*
    • July 8-July 15, 2015
    • July 19-July 26, 2015
    • July 29-Aug 5, 2015*
    • Aug 9-Aug 16, 2015
    • Sep 27-Oct 4, 2015: Adult Exclusive (18 and older)
    • Oct 7-Oct 14, 2015: Adult Exclusive (18 and older)
    • Dec 23-Dec 30, 2015

*= Guaranteed departures

Adventure Daily Itinerary

Day One

Arrive in Naples
Upon collecting your baggage and clearing customs, proceed to the arrivals hall where a representative will escort you to your transfer vehicle. Relax as the driver assists you with your luggage and escorts you to your hotel.

Check Into Your Hotel
Benvenuti! Your Adventure Guides welcome you to bellissimo Sorrento. Relax as they check you into a chic hotel near the coast with a view of the Bay of Naples.

Welcome Reception and Dinner at Hotel
Meet the other families that will share the adventure! Gather together and enjoy your first of many mouthwatering Italian feasts.

Meal Included: Dinner


Day Two

Journey to Positano
Walk into a picture postcard and enjoy this magical fishing town that cascades down hillsides into the sparkling blue Mediterranean. It's no wonder Positano is one of the most photographed places in the world! A local expert will share the history and mythology of the area as you travel by private motor coach to Positano.

On Your Own in Positano
Whether you desire a relaxing day walking along the shore or shopping for treasures, enjoy the locale before boarding the boat to Amalfi.

Private Boat to Amalfi and Lunch on Your Own
Hop aboard a private boat, glide across the sapphire sea and tour the Amalfi Coast from the ocean side. This unforgettable cruise is exclusive to Adventures by Disney Guests.

Amalfi On Your Own
Ask your Adventure Guides for tips to find the perfect Italian meal and then dive into a family lunch in this charming town. Now you're living la dolce vita! Then, spend the afternoon exploring as you wish. When finished, return to Sorrento on a scenic motor coach trip.

Dinner at La Galatea and Tarantella Dance Performance
Dine on the delicious pizzas you made during the pizza-making activity along with fresh fare right from La Galatea farm. Then enjoy a traditional Italian folkloric dance presentation that showcases the vibrant Mediterranean culture.

Meals Included: Breakfast and Dinner


Day Three

Ferry Ride and Capri Walking Tour
Journey to this legendary isle that has captured the imagination for generations. Climb aboard the funicular in Marina Grande and ride up, up, up to the island top! Stroll through the designer boutiques and crumbling ruins of Capri town as dazzling cliff-top views take your breath away.

Lunch on Your Own
Seafood doesn't get much fresher than this. Enjoy a meal with your family at one of the many great lunch spots, some with spectacular views. Your Adventure Guide will be happy to make suggestions, whether it's for a quick bite or a leisurely meal on your own.

Private Capri Cruise and Mediterranean Swim
Take a private cruise around this enchanted island and discover some magical swimming spots! Since the Roman Empire, Capri has been a glamorous getaway for statesmen and celebrities alike. Explore the stunning coastline and take a dip in sapphire blue waters. It's an afternoon in paradise!

Dinner in Sorrento on Your Own
Dinner is yours to enjoy! Explore the charm of this small town and dine in one of its many terraced restaurants overlooking the Bay of Naples. Be sure to ask your guides for dining suggestions.

Meals Included: Breakfast and Dinner


Day Four

Tour Pompeii with a Private Guide
Journey to a town that's trapped in time! With a private guide, learn how Mt. Vesuvius' volcanic explosion actually preserved remnants of this ancient civilization as you walk through the petrified streets, houses and amphitheaters of yesteryear.

Travel to Florence
Hop aboard a high-speed bullet train and enjoy the first-class ride to the breathtaking city of Florence. While traveling, you'll have a boxed lunch to eat as you trade tales with your fellow Adventurers about the morning's excursion and the adventures to come.

Arrive at the Hotel Bernini Palace
Welcome to the elegant hotel that will be your home for the next few days. Bask in the cultural heart of Florence!

Dinner at Hotel Bernini Palace
Guests will enjoy a bountiful, Tuscan-inspired dinner in the Hotel Bernini Palace.

Junior Adventurer Movie Night
Following dinner, Junior Adventurers will watch a classic Disney movie.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner


Day Five

Breakfast and Privately Guided Walking Tour
After breakfast at the hotel, you'll meet a local expert who will share the timeless treasures of the Renaissance on a privately guided walk through the city. Marvel at Michelangelo's David and the famed Duomo—one of the most magnificent churches in all of Italy.

Lunch at Ristorante Boccadama
Take a midday break from your explorations and sit down to a delicious lunch at Ristorante Boccadama, located on the Piazza di Santa Croce.

Privately Guided Tour of the Uffizi Gallery
Rejoin your local expert for a fascinating tour of one of the world's greatest art collections, which includes works by the masters such as Botticelli and Leonardo Da Vinci. While the adults tour the magnificent collection, Junior Adventurers will join the Adventure Guides for an art detective game that is sure to engage young imaginations.

Florence and Dinner On Your Own
The late afternoon and evening is yours to enjoy as you wish! For dinner, ask your Adventure Guides to recommend the best place to experience the local flavors.

Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch


Day Six

Bike Ride Atop the Medieval Walls of Lucca
Hop on a bicycle like the locals and ride on the shaded, peaceful paths that run along the tops of the walls of Lucca. Gaze upon the unforgettable scenery of the old town as you cruise under the chestnut trees.

Lunch on Your Own in Lucca
Enjoy a leisurely lunch in this tranquil city that was never conquered.

Journey to Pisa
Explore the Piazza del Miracoli, or Square of Miracles. Housing the Pisa Cathedral, the famed Leaning Tower and the Pisa Baptistry, this walled square is one of the finest architectural complexes in the world. Stroll the grounds and marvel at this center of European medieval art, and then take an expert-guided tour of the Baptistry.

Dinner on Your Own in Florence
Ask your Adventure Guides to recommend the best place to discover an appetizing Florence family meal.

Meals Included: Breakfast


Day Seven

Excursion to Siena
Visit this remarkably preserved city in all of its medieval glory with a local expert who will take you on guided walk of the sites. Travel through time and explore the historic main square, which is famous for its annual Palio race. Enjoy exclusive entry to the Eagle Contrada Museum to learn the history of this famous and exciting horse race, dating back over 400 years. You'll also visit the celebrated main cathedral, known as the Duomo.

Lunch in Siena
Enjoy lunch with your fellow Adventurers at Ristorante La Finestra in this picturesque town.

Wine Tasting at Tuscan Farm
Spend time at Fattoria Poggio Alloro, a true Tuscan farm that has been around for generations, raising animals and making their exclusive wine and olive oil. While on the farm, adults will enjoy tasting regional wine flavors. Junior Adventurers will delight in a tasting of their own—Italian soda and cookies!

Farewell Dinner in Florence
Toast to the magnificent Mediterranean adventure you've shared with your family and newfound friends at an elegant restaurant in the heart of this Renaissance city. The restaurant features spectacular nighttime views of the Duomo and Tower of Palazzo Vecchio, surrounded by the twinkling lights of Florence. With irresistible Italian dishes and a few Disney surprises, this party celebrates the adventure of a lifetime.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner


Day Eight

Breakfast at the Hotel
Bid farewell to all your fellow adventurers, and enjoy one last meal in Florence.

Transfer to Airport
Relax and enjoy your final moments in Italy as we handle your luggage and arrange for transportation to the Florence airport. Say arrivederci to your fellow adventurers until you return again!

Meals Included: Breakfast


     


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