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Italy’s magnificent trio! Sorrento’s air has the heady scent of citrus, and you’ll go to artisanal food shops with a master. A full day with your driver takes you to the Amalfi Coast, village by village, and in Capri you’ll explore the island and her grottoes. Nearby is Pompeii, captured forever, as it was in 79 AD.

Your Roman guide will transport you with stories from the Spanish Steps to the Trevi Fountain. Skip the lines at the Vatican and discover renowned treasures, ending at Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel. You’ll have a food tour by sunset, see the Colosseum with priority access, and visit the pulse of Ancient Rome, the Forum.

In Florence, a personal shopper leads you on an Artisan Shopping Walk, taking you to mosaic, sculpture, hand-crafted shoe, and Florentine paper workshops. No lines at the Accademia Gallery for Renaissance masterpieces, including Michelangelo’s iconic David. The lush hills of Tuscany are nearby, and you’ll visit three medieval villages, Chianti’s finest, and dine at a Tuscan estate.

PLAN AND BOOK

Included Unique Activities

  • Full Day Tour along Amalfi Coastline
  • Glamorous Cruise to Capri Island
  • Sorrento Food Tour
  • 2-Hour Pompeii Visit with Guide
  • Golf Cart Photo Tour in Rome
  • VIP Vatican Tour with Secret Room
  • Roman Food Tour by Sunset
  • Colosseum & Ancient Rome Tour with Priority Access
  • Florentine Artisan Tour
  • Small Group Florence Walking Tour with David & Duomo
  • Best of Tuscany Day Tour with Lunch
Sorrento Food Tour & Limoncello Experience

Sorrento Food Tour & Limoncello Experience

Amalfi Coast Drive

Amalfi Coast Drive

Capri Cruise

Capri Cruise

2 Hour Pompeii Visit with Guide

2 Hour Pompeii Visit with Guide

Golf Cart Photo Tour

Golf Cart Photo Tour

Vatican Tour with Secret Room

Vatican Tour with Secret Room

Prati by Sunset - The Roman Food Tour

Prati by Sunset - The Roman Food Tour

The Best of Colosseum & Ancient Rome with Exclusive Arena Access

The Best of Colosseum & Ancient Rome with Exclusive Arena Access

Accommodations

3 Nights

4-Star Baroque Historic Gem Hotel

3 Nights

4-Star Historic Boutique Hotel

3 Nights

Elegant City Center Hotel

Transportation and Guides

  • Meet & Greet with Private Transfer on Arrival in Rome 
  • Private Chauffeur Transfer from Rome to Sorrento
  • Train from Naples to Florence
  • Private Transfer to Florence Airport upon Departure

Meals Included

  • 9 Gourmet Italian Breakfasts
  • Sorrento Food Tour & Limoncello Experience
  • Roman Food Tour by Sunset
  • Best of Tuscany Day Tour with Lunch

Points of Interest

  • Cliffside Coastal Villages Positano and Ravello
  • Glowing Blue Grotto Cavern in Capri
  • Famous Archaeological Ruins in Pompeii
  • The Secret 'Cabinet of the Masks' Room
  • Grand Roman Forum and Ancient Ruins Palatine Hill
  • Michelangelo's Iconic David Statue
  • Mosaics Workshop in Historic Oltrarno Quarter
  • Wine Tasting in Siena and San Gimignano

Piazza Navona, Rome, Lazio Region

Via Sacra, Rome, Lazio Region

Historic Center of Rome, Lazio Region

Trevi Fountain, Rome, Lazio Region

Pantheon, Rome, Lazio Region

Sorrento, Campania Region

Mount Vesuvius, Campania Region

Pompeii, Campania Region

UNESCO World Heritage sites

Historic Center of Rome

Historic Center of Rome

Pompeii

Pompeii

Amalfi Coast

Amalfi Coast

Historic Center of Florence

Historic Center of Florence

2024 LOW SEASON

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Aug, Nov, Dec

From $5,951 per person

2024 MID SEASON

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May, Jun, Jul, Sep, Oct

From $6,681 per person

2025 LOW SEASON

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From $7,062 per person

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From $7,493 per person

2025 HIGH SEASON

Available Dates

May, Jun, Jul, Sep

From $7,874 per person

Your Price Includes

ACCOMMODATION

  • 9-nights 4-Star Italian Hotels

TRANSPORTATION

  • Meet & Greet with Private Transfer on Arrival in Rome 
  • Private Chauffeur Transfer from Rome to Sorrento
  • Train from Naples to Florence
  • Private Transfer to Florence Airport upon Departure

DINING OPTIONS INCLUDED

  • 9 Gourmet Italian Breakfasts
  • Sorrento Food Tour
  • Roman Food Tour by Sunset
  • Best of Tuscany Day Tour with Lunch

UNIQUE EXPERIENCES

  • Full Day Tour along Amalfi Coastline
  • Glamorous Cruise to Capri Island
  • Sorrento Food Tour & Limoncello Experience
  • 2-Hour Pompeii Visit with Guide
  • Golf Cart Photo Tour in Rome
  • VIP Vatican Tour with Secret Room
  • Roman Food Tour by Sunset
  • Colosseum & Ancient Rome Tour with Priority Access
  • Florentine Artisan Tour
  • Small Group Florence Walking Tour with David & Duomo
  • Best of Tuscany Day Tour with Lunch

POINTS OF INTEREST

  • Cliffside Coastal Villages of Positano and Ravello
  • Glowing Blue Grotto Cavern in Capri
  • Famous Archaelogical Ruins in Pompeii
  • The Secret 'Cabinet of the Masks' Room
  • Grand Roman Forum and Ancient Ruins Palatine Hill
  • Michelangelo's Iconic David Statue
  • Mosaics Workshop in Historic Oltrarno Quarter
  • Wine Tasting in Siena and San Gimignano

Prices Based On

  • All Taxes & Fees Included
  • Custom Priced Quote (Want to Add/Subtract Days? Let Us Know!)
  • Self-guided vacation package. Choose any date to begin your travels.
  • Prices are per person based on 2 people traveling together and sharing a room.
  • Traveling alone? No problem. Just ask us for a single supplement price.

"Amazing Ireland Guided Vacation"

Lindsay S.

topardisewithlove.com

Jorie, I can't thank you enough for all your help, answering all my 50 million questions and also reassuring me that Ireland would be amazing. When switching my group from Egypt to a different destination, I was so flustered and not confident in where to go, but it was so easy to sell into the group. I have to say, Ireland was not necessarily at the top of my list, but oh my gosh, it is now! You and Authentic do an AMAZING job when it comes to Ireland!

My group literally cannot stop talking about our trip and they ALL loved it. The hotels were amazing. Aghadoe and Glenlo literally took the spotlight. Our guide Seamus was phenomenal and our driver Ian was so funny. We all had such a good time! Even with the other 2 couples that were on the trip. I really can't think of one flaw or hiccup.. everything was so seamless and perfect. I think it was some long days driving for some, but ultimately I think everyone knew that it was inevitable to see all of the beauty of Ireland. The bus was so nice and it was nice that it was roomy enough for us all to spread out. Again, I can't really think of one thing that I was 'ehh..'. It was all so amazing!

Again, I can't thank you enough.

"This Guided Vacation far exceeded my wildest dreams"

Lorraine M.

Dear Jen, thank you for all your assistance and patience with our Ireland vacation. This is my lifetime dream. Elegant and fabulous tour. The best guide and bus driver. Small, lovely. This trip far exceeds my wildest dreams. Seamus is witty, well informed and an excellent guide.

"Trip to London and Scotland"

Kathie S.

Agency

My clients LOVED their trip to London and Scotland. They really enjoyed the hotels that Authentic Vacations recommended, especially the Rembrandt. Thank you!

"The entire Ireland trip was a dream"

Jennifer B.

Jackson, NJ

Ellie booked our dream vacation for a total of 15 days to Ireland. We did a self-driving tour with a car rental starting and ending in Dublin. We traveled the entire coastline staying 1 or 2 nights at each hotel. The places arranged for us got better and better each night, ending with our last night in a castle built in 1101. The entire trip was a dream. All the recommendations made to us by Ellie were spot on! I can not wait to work with her again. We plan on returning in a couple years with our adult children. I would definitely use Authentic Vacations again for any trip I plan on taking overseas.

"Great trip in Ireland & Scotland"

Tena

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.

"Wonderful Scottish and Irish adventure"

James

South Carolina

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 Trip"

Michelle

Agency

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 superstar. 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 Trip in Italy"

Loryl

Fort Thomas, KY

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. "

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