Local Living: Local Living Italy-Amalfi Coast Winter (EIAW)
Countries Visited: Italy All the adventure you want, with a softer landing Handpicked, character-rich accommodations with upgraded amenities services Upgraded and private transport, including flights to maximize time More included meals, activities and transfers
Trip Style: Local Living - Don't just visit; move right in
Always dreamed of renting a villa or cottage somewhere but thought you couldn't afford tos You can now. Local Living adventures put you undercover in some of the world's greatest and most out-there destinations and serve up a taste of life as it's lived every day. Unpack once at a central home base-a Tuscan farmhouse, a French river barge, a private home in the Amazon Delta, that sort of thing-and explore alongside like-minded travellers and a connected CEO who knows the area best.
Service Level: Upgraded
Physical Demands Rating: 1 - You'll have to walk around on your own, climb some stairs and carry your own bag. Easy does it.
Group Size: Max 16, Avg 12.
Meals Included: 6 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 5 dinners
Accommodations: Hotel (1 nt), small locally owned agriturismo/guesthouse (5 nts).
Get cozy at an agriturismo on the Amalfi Coast, hike the famous "Walk of the Gods", explore chic resort towns and historic villages, savour delicious home-cooked Italian food made from local ingredients, enjoy having the Amalfi Coast to yourself during the off-season
Get ready to live like a local on this off-season trip to the hilltop towns and vineyards of the Amalfi Coast, where youll explore the small towns and trails of this beautiful countryside while experiencing local customs and once-in-a-lifetime moments. Explore the ruins of Pompeii in the morning, hike the coastline of the Med by afternoon, and tuck into bed at your converted 17th-century monastery homebase at sundown. Since this trip takes place in the off season when its just a bit cooler out, there are fewer people around the Amalfi Coast-meaning youll have that much more paradise all to yourself.
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|Day 1||Naples||Day 1 Naples|
Welcome to Naples, home to the best pizza of the world. Join your Chief Experience Officer (CEO) after the welcome meeting for an optional group dinner to eat the dish Naples is famous for-pizza! Your CEO will lead you on a brief orientation walk after dinner. Additional Notes: Hotel check-in time is approximately 3:00pm. Please make every effort to arrive in time for this important meeting. If you are delayed and will arrive late, please inform the hotel or us directly -- contact numbers are provided in these notes. Your Chief Experience Officer (CEO) will then leave you a message at the front desk informing you of where and when to meet up. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting Orientation Walk
|Day 2||Furore||Day 2 Naples/Furore (1B, 1D)|
After youve had time to settle into your room, the hosts will give you a tour of the property and tell you a bit about themselves and the agriturismos history. Additional Notes: Our accommodation is an agriturismo just outside of Furore. For the duration of our trip we stay at the same agriturismo. Located in a tiny village just outside of Furore, it was formerly a 16th century monastery, and the staff are incredibly friendly and hospitable. The property is surrounded by colourful gardens, open terraces, and endless staircases leading out to lemon groves and grapevines. Included Activities: Pompeii Guided Tour Cooking Demonstration Transport: Private Vehicle (1.00 hour(s)) Private Vehicle (1.50 hour(s))
|Day 3||Furore||Day 3 Furore (1B, 1D)|
Visit the seaside town of Sorrento and enjoy an orientation walk before free time. Included Activities: Orientation Walk Transport: Private Vehicle Private Vehicle
|Day 4||Furore||Day 4 Furore (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Todays hike is challenging, so if you feel like seeing the sights instead, opt to visit the Basilica di SantAntonino, Marina Grande, or Correale Museum. Additional Notes: Note that this hike may take place on another day of the tour, weather depending. We will try to do this hike on the first day that has good weather conditions. Included Activities: Walk of the Gods Hike Transport: Hiking (0.50-0.75 hours) Private Vehicle (0.50 hour(s))
|Day 5||Furore||Day 5 Furore (1B, 1D)|
Todays focus is on food. Start off with a mozzarella-making demonstration, then learn about limoncello production, and, finally, learn how to make pizza the Italian way. Included Activities: Mozzarella Making Demonstration Limoncello-Making Demonstration Pizza-Making Demonstration Transport: Private Vehicle (0.50 hour(s)) Private Vehicle (0.50 hour(s))
|Day 6||Furore||Day 6 Furore (1B, 1D)|
Visit Amalfi and Ravello before returning to the agriturismo for a brief evening cooking demonstration. Included Activities: Cooking Demonstration Transport: Private Vehicle Private Vehicle Private Vehicle
|Day 7||Naples||Day 7 Furore/Naples (1B)|
Morning transfer to the Naples train station. Depart in the early afternoon. Additional Notes: If you opt to stay at the agrigurismo in Furore until checkout time at 11am, we will gladly help you to arrange any onward transport at your own cost. Transport: Private Vehicle
Local Flights: N/A
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