The Amalfi Coast Trek


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Trip Code: TDA
Region: Europe
Countries visited: Italy
Activities: History, Mountains, Gentle Walks, Classic Walks, Wine Tasting, Food Of The World
Duration: 8 Days
Difficulty: Leisurely
Profile: 4 days optional centre-based walking. Low altitude throughout, but a lot of steps.
Meals: All breakfasts, 4 packed lunches and 6 dinners included.
Accomodation: 7 nights family-run hotel.
Group: Normally 6 to 16, plus leader.

Holiday price from: to including flights.

Daywalks and sightseeing on the magnificent Sorrentino Peninsula

Walk of the gods

 The Amalfi Coast is one of the most dramatic and beautiful coastlines in Europe. Mountains rise steeply out of the Mediterranean far below and picturesque towns nestle neatly in isolated coves. While walking the Amalfi Coast we follow mule tracks and old paths through hillside villages, lemon groves and beautiful deep gorges, we descend from our rural base on the Agerola Plain to the towns with their narrow streets, whitewashed buildings and fascinating churches, monasteries and cathedrals.Away from the trails there is plenty of time to partake in the traditional Amalfi pastimes of sampling incredible food and wine, as well as enjoying the Mediterranean climate. This walking holiday in Italy would not be complete without seeing the incredible Roman remains beneath the volcanic cone of Vesuvius. In 79 AD the two Roman towns of Pompeii and Herculaneum were engulfed in volcanic ash and pumice when Vesuvius erupted, preserving the buildings and leaving a unique insight into the day-to-day life of the average Roman citizen. Saving the best till last, we complete our week with one of the world’s great walks, the ‘Walk of the Gods’.  

Holiday Itinerary

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Day 1: Fly to Naples; transfer to Bomerano.Show detailed information

Day 2: An impressive walk to top of Monte Tre Calli for great wide-open views of the coastline.Show detailed information

Day 3: Follow mule tracks and steps down to Amalfi; free afternoon to explore the famous cathedral.Show detailed information

Day 4: Drive to Bay of Naples; visit fascinating ruins of Pompeii and take an optional walk up Mt Vesuvius.Show detailed information

Day 5: Guided meadow walk to Valle delle Ferriere N.P.Show detailed information

Day 6: Free day to relax; take a boat to Capri; visit Naples, Ravello or Herculaneum (all optional).Show detailed information

Day 7: 'Walk of the Gods' with superb panoramic views all the way to Positano; return by boat to Amalfi. Try some locally-made Mozzarella cheese.Show detailed information

Day 8: To Naples; fly to London.Show detailed information

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