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Best of Southern Italy & Sicily - Private Luxury Italy Tours (17 days)

Artisans of Leisure

Rome, Italy To Rome, Italy

Valid for Departures Now Through: 25 Jul 2021

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Rome, Italy
Hotel de Russie, a Rocco Forte hotel None

BEST OF SOUTHERN ITALY & SICILY: Rome, Capri, Amalfi Coast, Pompeii & Naples, Palermo & Monreale, Sciacca, Agrigento, Syracuse, Taormina & Mount Etna

An exclusive private tour of Italy for the most discerning luxury traveler.

Private arrival transfer to Rome hotel

Accommodation in Rome at ultra-luxury hotel: Hotel de Russie or Hotel Eden

Day 2
Capri, Italy
Capri Palace Breakfast

Private transfer to Naples pier for hydrofoil to Capri. Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Capri at ultra-luxury hotel

Day 3
Capri, Italy
Capri Palace Breakfast

Half-day private tour of Capri

Boat ride, whitewashed villages, ancient ruins, gardens, upscale shops, Blue Grotto

Balance of day at leisure

Day 4
Ravello, Italy
Belmond Hotel Caruso Breakfast

Private transfer to pier for hydrofoil to Amalfi Port. Continue by private car to Ravello hotel for 3 nights

Accommodation on Amalfi Coast at ultra-luxury hotel: Belmond Hotel Caruso or Le Sirenuse (Positano)

Day 5
Ravello, Italy
Belmond Hotel Caruso Breakfast

Driver at disposal for flexible half-day excursion along Amalfi Coast

Options include seaside villages, beautiful scenery, Positano

Day 6
Ravello, Italy
Belmond Hotel Caruso Breakfast

Day at leisure to enjoy resort and explore Ravello independently

Day 7
Naples, Italy
Grand Hotel Vesuvio Breakfast

Private transfer to Naples hotel for 1 night, with tour of Pompeii en route

Accommodation in Naples at luxury hotel

Day 8
Palermo, Italy
Grand Hotel Villa Igiea Breakfast

Morning private city touring in Naples

Private airport transfer for flight to Palermo (flight not included). Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Palermo at luxury hotel

Day 9
Palermo, Italy
Grand Hotel Villa Igiea Breakfast, Lunch

Full-day private tour of Palermo and Monreale

Morning market tour and cooking class

Interesting neighborhoods, local markets, Arab quarter, architecture, mosaics, Byzantine art

Day 10
Sciacca, Italy
Verdura Resort, a Rocco Forte hotel Breakfast

Private transfer to Sciacca, with touring of Segesta and/or Erice en route

Ancient ruins, hilltop town, cobblestone backstreets, pastry shops

Accommodation in Sciacca at ultra-luxury resort

Day 11
Sciacca, Italy
Verdura Resort, a Rocco Forte hotel Breakfast, Lunch

Morning private winery visit including gourmet lunch and tasting

Afternoon at leisure

Day 12
Sciacca, Italy
Verdura Resort, a Rocco Forte hotel Breakfast

Day at leisure to enjoy resort

Driver at disposal to visit town

Day 13
Taormina, Italy
Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo Breakfast

Private overland transfer to Taormina, with touring of the Valley of Temples en route

Accommodation in Taormina at ultra-luxury hotel

Day 14
Taormina, Italy
Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo Breakfast, Lunch

Half-day private excursion to Mount Etna, including lunch at a local winery

Day 15
Taormina, Italy
Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo Breakfast

Full-day private excursion to Syracuse

Baroque town, architecture, ancient sites, Ortygia Island

Day 16
Ladispoli, Italy
La Posta Vecchia Breakfast

Private transfer to Catania’s airport for flight to Rome (flight not included). Private arrival transfer to hotel for 1 night

Accommodation oustide Rome at ultra-luxury hotel

Day 17
Rome, Italy
None Breakfast

Private airport transfer

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Description

BEST OF SOUTHERN ITALY & SICILY: Rome, Capri, Amalfi Coast, Pompeii & Naples, Palermo & Monreale, Sciacca, Agrigento, Syracuse, Taormina & Mount Etna

An exclusive private tour of Italy for the most discerning luxury traveler.

This private tour features the best of southern Italy, including Capri, the Amalfi Coast and Sicily. Enjoy fascinating history, delicious food, and some of the country’s most beautiful luxury hotels and resorts

About Us

Artisans of Leisure is a luxury travel company specializing in comprehensive private tours in Europe, Asia, Africa, South America and the South Pacific. Artisans of Leisure tours are created for discerning travelers who expect the highest level of luxury, service, and attention to detail. Artisans of Leisure tours include preferred rooms at the world’s best luxury hotels and resorts. All touring is private, with expert guides and drivers in each destination, and each day is tailored to individual interests, preferred pace, and travel preferences.

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Ask about incorporating special interest activities: culinary touring, family-focused activities, soft adventure excursions, art tours, shopping, performances, philanthropy, heritage, and more.

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25th Anniversary Trip

By: AJ


Reviewed on: 01 Sep 2015

Great experience!!! Tony, the driver that was our main contact was amazing.
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