A magnet for the jet-setters since the roman times, the Amalfi coast is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, famous for its colorful seaside towns, cliffs, and beaches, definitely one of the most desirable, and most charming coastal regions in the world!
In this tour we'll hit the iconic places, and off the beaten track hidden gems. 13 stunning seaside towns are located on the Amalfi Coast, you will see a good part of them like Positano, Amalfi, Ravello, Emerald Grotto, The Fiordo Di Furore, Atrani.
Furthermore there will be some places to stop on rout to admire the breathtaking views and there will be the perfect opportunity to take some new stunning photos.
AMALFI COAST IN A DAY ITINERARY OVERVIEW
POSITANO - If this is your first time on the Amalfi coast, get ready, because Positano is probably the most picturesque town of the globe. John Steinbeck was right, “Positano bites deep.” The adorable town is carved into the Cliffside, with winding cobblestone that will take you on the beautiful beach covered with bright orange and blue sun umbrellas, this is the real Mediterranean paradise. Located in the heart of the Amalfi Coast, Positano, is an Italian town of 3836 inhabitants, and is a place where you can wander romantic alleyways, gaze out beyond the mesmerizing coast, with pebble beaches and narrow, steep streets full of shops. The center of this town is at the very bottom of a very steep mountainside and the line of restaurants along the oceans edge make for a beautiful setting.
AMALFI - The town of Amalfi is located at the foot of Monte Cerreto, surrounded by steep cliffs and spectacular coastline. It’s designated as one of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Main sites include the Cathedral of Sant’Andrea, the Campanile (the bell tower), the Piazza Duomo, Cloister of Paradise (an open-air museum featuring Roman and medieval pillars). The town of Amalfi is worth the visit because of its spectacular geographical location and beautiful Cathedral (The Cathedral of Sant’Andrea dates back to the 11th century, The facade of the cathedral features a stunning Byzantine style), and the town’s importance in history.
RAVELLO Ah Ravello, this magical romantic quiet gem of the Amalfi coast is tucked 1.000 feet up into in to the Cliffside, with some of the most stunning views in the world. .
This town has roots dating back to the 5th century and it remains a timeless place, perched high on a hilltop overlooking the Amalfi Coast. A medieval village filled with winding cobblestoned streets, fragrant gardens, and breathtaking views of the Mediterranean.
WHAT TO explore in Ravello?
Ravello offers the perfect mix of culture — spectacular churches, villas, and expansive gardens —
Give yourself over to wandering the quiet streets and absorbing the art and culture that tales over every street corner.
Explore the Gardens:
Villa Cimbrone, a massive open space of lush gardens, fountains, temples, and assorted follies that overlook the sea in the distance. Lovingly restored by an English lord, Villa Cimbrone is a quirky and wonderful place to relax, Gore Vidal described the panorama here as "the most beautiful in the world." It would be hard to disagree. You’ll love Ravello.
During the tour you will discover:
- Conca dei marini
Amalfi Coast Tour in brief:
* Alcaexcursions English speaking private driver will meet/pick you up at your Hotel/Accommodation and after a brief presentation, you will be accompanied to your luxury and licensed Mercedes vehicle for to start this lovely tour.
*We will drive through the scenic rout Amalfi ss163 and it will be possible for you to stop and immortalize the unique views of the Amalfi drive.
*Once arrived in Positano the alcaexcursions driver will drop off you in the center and from there you can go walking around and explore, Positano is also a shopper's paradise, you can find bespoke leather sandals , one-of-a-kind pieces of antiques big and small, Vietri ceramics handmade, or traditional Positano Moda clothing. Enjoy your free time in Positano
*Then your chauffeur will meet you at the parking lot to drive you to Praiano that has some small pebble beaches, but the best attraction is the Church of San Giovanni Battista, featuring a well-preserved majolica tiled floor, dating back to the 12th-13th centuries.
*Driving south from Praiano, you will reach Furore, where is situated the Stunning "Fiordo di Furore" it's located between Amalfi and Agerola and is a small and narrow fjord born from the fury of the waters of the sea and a stream. Thereafter you'll see Conca dei Marini where will be possible to visit the "Emerald Grotto" that is a sea cave, flooded with a brilliant blue or emerald light, the grotto is home to an underwater nativity scene, made of ceramics by an artisan from nearby Vietri in 1956
*After you visited Positano its time now to discover the most historical and important town of the coast. Amalfi! alca will drop off you in the center and from there you can easily walk for the town. In your free time you can visit the unbelievable cathedral,"santa andrea ", explore some small shops selling local products like the renowned limoncello or take a sit in the charming square and enjoy a delicious gelato or an Aperol Spritz admiring the Duomo
*Last but not least there is the charming Ravello, which is more then a state of mind. In this tiny town, you’ll find yourself breathing deeper, slowing down, and feeling nicely relaxed, for a taste of la dolce vita that you have to seek with some fervor in an incredibly popular Italy these days. Even in Ravello Alca will drop off you at the private parking situated at two steps from the center, where you can go walking around easily on your own, Ravello isn’t as crowded as Positano & Amalfi and Villa Cimbrone easily you can reached. Villa Rufolo - take a step into the Duomo di Ravello or if you're hungry take a relaxed sit down lunch with the most amazing views over the sea.
*Return to your accommodation in the late afternoon.
*Total duration 9 hours
Please kindly note that your driver will be at your complete disposal for the entire time, personalizing your sightseeing tour in order to offer you the best possible experience; in our tour descriptions you can read the highlights of each location, but of course you can discuss the itinerary with your driver and the timing between each place which might be subject to change (traffic - weather conditions) and if you are looking for a different plan from this proposed Please contact us for further information, we will be happy to customize your experience to your needs.
*If you are interested in having a special stop for lunch during your tour, please email us to book you in advance, or you can discuss with our local drivers and they can equally recommend some good restaurants as eating well on the Amalfi Coast is easy.
- Luxury air conditioned
- English speaking driver
- Photo stops
- Stop in Positano
- Stop in Amalfi
- Stop in Ravello
- All taxes, parking tolls, gasoline,driver maintenance
- Wi-Fi on board
- Refreshing wipes
- X meals and drinks
- Entrance fees if required
- Guides in sites