The Amalfi Coast, a stunning UNESCO World Heritage Site, is often regarded as Europe’s most dramatic coastline. Towering mountains rise straight out of the Mediterranean, with picturesque towns tucked into the coves below. This best selling 8-day tour from Exodus Travels offers an unparalleled chance to experience this magnificent part of the world from an intimate, ground-level perspective.
Starting from £1299 ($1849 or €1749) the tour is scheduled for various dates throughout the year, offering flexibility for potential travelers. One of the most exciting offerings is on the 19th of August, 2023, where participants are treated to a €200 operator discount, bringing the total cost down from the original €1949.
- Transfers for group flights
- Flights from London (if booking incl. flights)
- All breakfasts, 4 packed lunches and 6 dinners
- All accommodation
- All transport and listed activities
What’s Not Included
- Local city tax
- Travel insurance
- Single accommodation (available on request)
- Visas or vaccinations
The journey begins in the village of Bomerano, located on the Agerola plains above the Amalfi Coast. From this strategic location, participants embark on a series of hikes through ancient hillsides adorned with vibrant lemon groves and framed by breathtaking gorges. One of the most memorable hikes includes the “Path of the Gods” to Positano, aptly named for the heavenly views it offers of the coast.
Participants will have the opportunity to meander through the cobbled streets of Amalfi, absorb the 2000-year-old history of Pompeii, and enjoy the captivating beauty of Ravello. These excursions not only present stunning visuals but also immerse you in the rich culture and history of the region.
After a day of exploration, retreat to the comfort of the family-run Hotel Due Torri. Nestled in the village of Bomerano, the hotel is uniquely eco-conscious, relying on a solar panel system to generate its own energy. The hotel’s 41 rooms vary in style and size, with superior rooms available for a supplement, boasting amenities such as a whirlpool bath, power shower, and fridge. Should the hotel be fully booked, alternative accommodation is available just a short walk away, with access to all of Due Torri’s facilities, including the pool and restaurant.
This tour isn’t just about the visual spectacle; it’s about immersion in a rich and diverse cultural experience. It’s about walking through ancient history, smelling the aroma of lemon groves, and feeling the Italian sun on your skin. It’s about finding a sense of belonging in a foreign land and experiencing the warm hospitality of a family-run hotel.
Whether you’re an adventure junkie or a history buff, this walking tour of the Amalfi Coast is an invitation to experience Italy like never before. Strap on your hiking boots, pack your sense of adventure, and join Exodus Travels on a journey that promises to be as unforgettable as the Amalfi sunset.
Now, let’s dive into the detailed itinerary of this captivating 8-day adventure:
Day 1: Start Agerola Your journey begins in Agerola, a village on the plains above the Amalfi Coast. If you are arriving on group flights, your tour leader will meet you at Naples and guide you to the Hotel Due Torri, where you can settle in, meet your fellow travelers, and prepare for the days ahead.
Day 2: Monte Tre Calli Hike Awaken to your first morning in Italy with a continental breakfast at the hotel. Today’s journey will take you to the top of Monte Tre Calli, offering you spectacular views of the coastline that will leave you in awe. Enjoy a packed lunch amidst nature before heading back to Agerola.
Day 3-7: Exploring the Amalfi Coast Over the next few days, your tour will lead you through ancient hillsides studded with lemon groves, the quaint towns of Positano, Ravello, and Amalfi itself. Walk the exhilarating ‘Path of the Gods’ to Positano, an experience sure to be a highlight of your trip. Stroll through Amalfi’s cobbled streets, absorb the 2000-year-old history in Pompeii, and take in the stunning vistas of the Mediterranean from the peaks above. During these days, you’ll also enjoy 4 packed lunches and 6 dinners, with the opportunity to sample local cuisine.
Day 8: End in Bomerano On the final day, after one last Italian breakfast, it’s time to say “Arrivederci” to the Amalfi Coast. Group transfers will be arranged back to Naples for those leaving on group flights. As you depart, carry with you memories of an unforgettable journey, sights of breathtaking landscapes, and a new-found love for Italy.
Included in this tour are all breakfasts, 4 packed lunches, and 6 dinners, as well as all transport and listed activities. Transfers for group flights and flights from London are also covered if booking includes flights.
This walking tour of the Amalfi Coast promises an adventure of a lifetime. A blend of thrilling hikes, immersive history, delicious cuisine, and captivating coastal views, it’s an unforgettable journey through one of Italy’s most beautiful regions. Secure your spot now through tourhub and start counting down the days to your Italian adventure.