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Southern Italy fuels our senses with its sights, scents, sounds, colors, tastes, and stories. On this joyous journey we’ll discover art and artifacts of the Roman Empire in Naples, explore the breathtaking cliffside villages of the Amalfi Coast, walk the haunting streets of Pompeii, revel in Capri’s opulent beauty, and get to know an ancient Greek village where temples to the goddesses still stand. All the while, we’re savoring exquisite regional delicacies and gaining unique insight into local cultures and centuries-old farming and fishing traditions of Mezzogiorno—the brilliance of Italian sunshine at midday.

Your local guide is with you every step of the way, introducing you to the sumptuous joys of Southern Italy. We travel in premium mini coaches that have comfortable seats, air conditioning, and large windows that frame stunning views. With far more flexibility than a standard-size coach, we take the scenic routes and back roads through the countryside, fishing villages, plus towns along the coast and up the mountains. Enjoy every moment of this regione kissed by the sun.


Included Unique Activities

  • Walking Tour of Naples Historic Center.
  • Guided Tour of Amazing Pompeii.
  • Visit a Buffalo Farm where Mozzarella Cheese is Made.
  • Farm Fresh Produce and a Traditional Cooking Lesson at Local Farm.
  • Orientation Tour of Amalfi's Wonders.
  • Afternoon with Local Minori Ceramics Artisan.
  • Visit the Exquisite 18th-century Royal Palace of Caserta.
  • Explore a Lemon Grove near Sleepy Minori and Indulge in a Zesty Lemon Tasting.
  • Spend a Day Exploring the Breathtaking and Idyllic Island of Capri.
  • Sant'Agata de' Goti, for Wines Produced from Black Grapes, plus Tasting and Pairing.


1 Night

Prestigious 4-Star Hotel

1 Night

Tranquil Country Inn

5 Nights

Refined Coastal Hotel

Transportation and Guides

  • Premium Mini-Coach Transportation with Professional Driver/Guide

Meals Included

  • Full Breakfast Each Morning
  • 2x Lunch & 2x Evening Meals

Available Dates

13 - 20 April 2024

From $2,918 per person
Single Supplement $641

20 - 27 April 2024

Sold Out!

04 - 11 May 2024

From $3,055 per person
Single Supplement $672

11 - 18 May 2024

From $3,128 per person
Single Supplement $683

18 May 2024 - 25 May 2023

Sold Out!

25 May - 01 June 2024

From $3,128 per person
Single Supplement $683

01 June 2024 - 08 June 2023

From $3,055 per person
Single Supplement $672

15 - 22 June 2024

Sold Out!

20 - 27 July 2024

From $3,055 per person
Single Supplement $672

03 - 10 August 2024

From $3,055 per person
Single Supplement $672

31 August - 07 September 2024

From $3,055 per person
Single Supplement $672

07 - 14 September 2024

From $3,055 per person
Single Supplement $672

21 - 28 September 2024

From $3,055 per person
Single Supplement $672

05 - 12 October 2024

From $2,939 per person
Single Supplement $651

12 - 19 October 2024

From $2,939 per person
Single Supplement $651

Prices are per person based on 2 people traveling together and sharing a room. For solo travelers, a Single Supplement will be added to the price per person.

"Family Vacation"


North Carolina

Ireland/Scotland trip was a great trip planned with our group and Jorie. We thoroughly enjoyed each city we visited in both countries. All our hotels were very nice but as older adults, I would advise to pack light which is hard to do if your visit is extended but we had to climb stairs in several places. My favorite thing in both countries are the people. Everyone was so friendly and inviting at hotels, restaurants and local sites. We felt completely safe and comfortable. I would agree with other travelers that driving is stressful for both driver and passengers especially in Ireland where the roads are extremely narrow with rock walls on each side. Next trip will include staying in certain cities with tours out. JerPoint Park in Ireland was a favorite of our group of 4. Authentic Vacations plans, reservations and communications were first rate.

"Scottish & Irish Adventure"


New York

Lauren, thank you for putting together a wonderful Scottish and Irish adventure.  In many unexpected ways it indeed was an adventure that we will remember forever. So sincere thanks. Despite a glitch in St Andrews your team's recovery actually made St Andrews the highpoint of our trip.  Staying at Rusacks overlooking the first tee and eighteenth green of the old course was awesome. All the Hotels were first rate.  Experiences - awesome The Clontarf Castle is an awesome way to the trip. Well done y'all.  Big city stays - We all felt like we could have used an extra day in the larger cities.  They all had a story to tell, and we just had enough time to scratch the surface. Self-drive - while less expensive alternative, the person doing the driving misses out on a lot in transit, while the passenger's white knuckle thru the driver's learning process. Also, the roads in Scotland and Ireland are no joke.  Would recommend it is worth it to hire a private chauffer driver or go Small Guided for sure.

"Scotland Birthday Vacation"



Adina, I'm following up on my client's train/whiskey tour/ birthday trip to Scotland in October. They had a wonderful time! The whiskey tour day was their favorite, made extra special by their driver Alec who was a super star. My client's boyfriend is a real train enthusiast. They enjoyed all the train trips, and Nick was like a child on the Jacobite train. Thanks so much for your help with this trip. You clearly know Scotland and planned a very nice route with some unique requirements. I greatly appreciate your expertise and attentive service. I look forward to working with you again in the future. An early Happy Holidays!

"Memorable Italy"



Amber, I received this email from my client Mrs. R this morning - I love being able to share these with you all :).

Loryl, WOW! What a wonderful trip we had in Italy! Thank you for helping make this trip so memorable.

We have so many wonderful memories that we will cherish forever. It was a trip of a lifetime.

Thank You!  I guess we need to start thinking about our next trip. 

"Scotland Vacation"

Jackson and Kristina


Mandie, thank you for your all your work on our vacation to Scotland!  We are back to our normal lives and routines but I’m still floating on the high of that amazing experience and I thank you for your expertise and accommodating us in the narrow window of time you were provided!  We greatly enjoyed this trip and wouldn’t hesitate to book through you again, you did wonderful! 

"Ireland by Chauffer"


South Carolina

Jennifer, I want to thank you for planning and arranging our wonderful vacation in Ireland. Everything was easy Peezy as my granddaughter would say.   The hotels were all beautiful, each one was uniquely different and beautiful. We enjoyed each and the food was enjoyable.  We enjoyed all the extra goodies. We were not able to take either sea cruise as the weather canceled the trips.  The best decision we made was to have a guide /driver.  Martin was an absolute wonder. I wanted to bring him home with us. He saw to every detail and was extremely entertaining to boot. His recommendations were spot on to our interests. I think he knows everyone in Ireland. The car was super too. The back seats were massage chairs. How cool can you get?  As a great extra the Owner of Screebe House bought two of my paintings and commissioned two more.    Again, many thanks for the trip of a lifetime

"Ireland Vacation"


Charlotte, NC

Our vacation was wonderful we had a great time on our two-week trip to Ireland and Scotland. Jorie helped us plan our trip, she worked hard to include all the places we wanted to see and selected some great adventures for us to enjoy along the way. We truly loved Ireland, the countryside the beautiful sights and the flowers blooming everywhere made our visit one to remember for sure. 

"Ireland Anniversary Vacation"



Hi Jorie, Rose and I had a wonderful time in Ireland! We couldn’t believe how well everything worked out and the locations selected for our stays were excellent. We really loved the Country House and Abbyglen Castle.  The staff at Abbbyglen Castle were so nice and made our anniversary evening wonderful! We had no idea there was so much aviation and radio history in Clifden! As for the other locations they were all first rate as well.  We went to the “Man O’ War” Pub for dinner our last night in Ireland. It was a great recommendation. The atmosphere, hospitality, and food were awesome.  Again, thank you for helping to set up a wonderful trip which we will never forget. 

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