Tuesday, 18 August 2009

Shore excursion; Sorrento & Amalfi Coast (Positano, Amalfi, Ravello)

You will be collected at the port by one of italy port shore excurision trained chauffeurs that will give you A narrated scenic drive along Italy’s fabled Amalfi Coast and visits Positano Sorrento and the Amalfi coast charming villages along the drive. Sample the local cuisine, shop for cameos, and explore Sorrento with its magnificent views of the Bay of Naples. Your excursion will drive you along the area stopping firstly in Sorrento then drive with (I.L.N.) onto Positano Where you will be able to admire the traditional positano landscape. Then drive along the Amalfi coast line stopping in this ancient port town.*** Firstly leaving the port of call your chauffeur will be waiting for you outside your cruise to accompany you for Your excursion drive along the amalfi coast.Your first stop will be in Sorrento where you will be able to admire all the splendour of this area, then your driver Will drive you along the Positano coastal area with it magnificent view facing Capri & the Galli island, stop in Positano then we will drive you onto the Amalfi coast stopping along the way take a picture or two, maybe stop to see the local cameo factories or a lunch in one of the local restaurants. With (I.L.N.) we will make sure you have the opportunity to sample the breathtaking experience of this area and your chauffeur will explain and answer all your question along the Amalfi coast drive.***Highlights of the area are as follows SORRENTO Drive along the sorrentine valley then stop in Sorrento, what to do when you arrive in Sorrento your chauffeur will give you suggestions on what to do and see you can discuss with you chauffeur. Whether to maybe drive down to the bay to admire the view then drive onto the town and visit the small cobbled alley.Ways where you will find all traditional items of the area The Limoncello, cameo, inlaid wood maybe a souvenirs and majolica during your free time in Sorrento..POSITANOFrom Sorrento will drive you then onto Positano famous for being one of the prettiest villages of this area.It has still the charm and elegance which is found just in this area quiet peacefull and a jewel in the heart of the Amalfi Coast.You will be able to stop and walk and visit Positano.RAVELLO STOP Then the next stop which is the jewel of this area is Ravello drive uphill drive along a narrow road, passing several vineries and olive factories on the way, to Ravello, a rural village unspoilt by tourism, perched on top of the mountain cliff above Amalfi and Minori. Famous for its breath-taking views, the natural beauty and ancient monuments of Ravello are presented at their best in the gardens of Villa Cimbrone and Villa Rufolo. Ravello is the village of inspiration where past personalities such as the calibre of Winston Churchill , Kennedy & Wagner where inspired by the area an wrote part of there work from there visit to Ravello.LUNCHLunch as an option depending on your needs decide on the day along the drive there are many restaurant/hotel on the Amalfi Coast which will suit your requirements.WHAT YOU SEE ALONG THE WAY Travel the Sorrentine coastline from Naples to the Amalfi Coast. Pass the village of Positano, a colorful port dotted with fishing boats and white houses clinging to the cliffs. Your drive also passes through the gorges of the Furore Valley and across the rocky slopes of the Lateran Mountains then onto Amalfi before returning to Naples. Ask your quotations info@clabservice.com