Culinary Italy from Sorrento to Rome

Culinary Italy from Sorrento to Rome

Why Pay Retail? Call us or click for a quick quote and save money!

Why Pay Retail? Call us or click for a quick quote and save money!


Dates & Prices

*Departure Dates in bold denote Guaranteed Departures
Start DateEnd DateOffersBrochure
Land Price
Our PriceQuote
Tue, Apr 21, 2020
Sun, May 03, 2020
Deals$2,899Get Lower PriceGet Quote
Sat, May 02, 2020
Thu, May 14, 2020
Deals$3,269Get Lower PriceGet Quote
Sun, Oct 11, 2020
Fri, Oct 23, 2020
Deals$3,169Get Lower PriceGet Quote
Mon, Oct 26, 2020
Sat, Nov 07, 2020
Deals$3,169Get Lower PriceGet Quote
Sat, Oct 31, 2020
Thu, Nov 12, 2020
Deals$2,789Get Lower PriceGet Quote
* Departure Dates in bold denote Guaranteed Departures


Save 5% Off this Tour - Guaranteed!

Refer A Friend And Earn A $100 Travel Gift Certificate

Mention Promo Code: PT23
Promotion Image

Refer A Friend And Earn A $100 Travel Gift Certificate

Refer A Friend And Earn A $100 Travel Gift Certificate

Promotion Details
With Mayflower's Referral Rewards program you can earn hundreds of travel dollars when you refer a friend. Refer a friend that is new to Mayflower tours and you will earn a $100 Travel Gift Certificate when your friend makes a reservation and pays the deposit on a tour that is 5 days or longer. The Travel Gift Certificate is per friend. So if you bring in a couple that is new to Mayflower – you will earn $100 x 2 = $200 in Travel Gift Certificates. You can apply these Travel Gift Certificates on any upcoming holidays you have with Mayflower Tours. Your friend also gets a First Time Traveler savings of $100.
Must Book By Tue, Dec 31, 2019
View Promotion Terms & Conditions ›

Offer valid to new bookings only. Applicable on tours of 5 days or longer. Additional restrictions may apply.

First Time Traveler Savings of up to $50

Mention Promo Code: PT21
Promotion Image

First Time Traveler Savings of up to $50

First Time Traveler Savings of up to $50

Promotion Details
Whether you are looking for an African Safari, European River Cruise, or a National Parks holiday Mayflower has a tour for you! Mayflower offers a First Time Traveler Savings Card worth up to $50 on your first tour. The exact travel savings will be determined by the length of the tour that you take. Call us today to book your vacation!
Must Book By Tue, Dec 31, 2019
View Promotion Terms & Conditions ›

Offer valid on for new bookings only. Additional restrictions may apply.


Countries Visited


Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Depart the USA
Depart the USA on your overnight flight to Naples, Italy.

Day 2: Naples / Sorrento
Upon arrival in Naples, you'll be met by a Mayflower Cruises and Tours representative who will assist with the transfer to your hotel in Sorrento, gateway to the Amalfi Coast. The remainder of the day is free to become acquainted with this charming town, sprinkled with lemon and olive groves, in a spectacular cliff-side setting. This evening, join your Tour Manager for an included dinner. Meal: D

Day 3: Sorrento
The day begins with a guided orientation tour of Sorrento. As you stroll through the pedestrian streets, filled with local shops, see the main sites, including Piazza Tasso, the entrance to the old quarter. See the Basilica of Saint Anthony, patron saint of the city, whose bones lie in the crypt below. Later this afternoon, have fun at a pizzamaking class as you learn the secrets to making a Neapolitan pizza pie! Enjoy the fruits of your labor as you dine on your creation for dinner. Meals: B, D

Day 4: Pompeii
This morning, set off on an excursion to Pompeii, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, to visit the most important and interesting archaeological museum in the world. The story of the rise and fall of this ancient city comes to life as your local guide explains the events of that fateful day while you stroll through the grounds of this amazing site. Archaeological excavations have uncovered remarkable relics, many fully intact, from this once prosperous city. Return to Sorrento mid-afternoon and enjoy the remainder of the day at leisure. Meal: B

Day 5: Capri
The island of Capri is an area of breathtaking beauty with olive trees, grapevines and flowers providing a Mediterranean charm. Today's excursion begins with a short drive to the harbor in Sorrento to board the hydrofoil. Traverse the pristine water, in various shades of blue and emerald green, as you approach the picturesque island. You'll have time to explore Capri, and travel via mini-van to Anacapri, the highest town on the island. Wander through the town and absorb the local atmosphere and beautiful surroundings. Sample some local favorites during the included gelato-making demonstration and taste some of the unique flavors. Then quench your curiosity about another speciality, Limoncello, with a tasting of this regional favorite. Meal: B

Day 6: Amalfi Coast
Discover Amalfi's stunning coastline with miles of hairpin turns offering spectacular vistas. See rocks plunging vertically into the sea; charming fishing villages with quaint harbors; houses nestled high in the rocky cliffs - all contrasting dramatically with the beautiful, twinkling, blue waters of the Mediterranean Sea far below. Upon arrival in Amalfi, enjoy free time for lunch on your own, and to walk through the town, seeing its greatest attraction, the Duomo which dominates the central piazza. After experiencing Italy's "coast with the most", continue on to a local village where you're in for a tasty treat as you 'get your hands dirty' while preparing dough during a pastry-making lesson. After sampling the treats, depart for the Cilento area and arrive at the hotel for an evening at leisure. Meal: B

Day 7: Paestum
Today's adventure explores another of Italy's most famous archaeological sites: the Greek Temple of Paestum, an ancient Greek colony, serenely situated and surrounded by fields and wildflowers. The entire site is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and among the best preserved monuments of Magna Graecia, the Greek colony that once covered much of southern Italy. In addition to its cultural heritage, the area is also famous as a producer of Buffalo Mozzarella Cheese. A stop is made at a local venue where you see how the cheese is made and sample the final product. Meal: B

Day 8: Agropoli
Depart for the historic city of Argopoli, one of the most vibrant cities along the Cilento coast. After a bit of leisure time to stroll through the cobblestoned lanes, your culinary adventure begins. Attend an entertaining cooking class where your instructor teaches you how to prepare delicious Italian cuisine during this hands-on experience. At the end of the class, lunch consists of the spectacular dish you just created. Buon appetito! To top off the experience, your next visit is to a vineyard for a wine' tasting event. Following an afternoon of local 'flavors', return to the hotel for an evening at leisure. Meals: B, L

Day 9: Cilento area
Cultural immersion into local flavor continues with a visit to an olive mill. Walk amongst the peaceful grounds where the olive trees grow as a local expert explains the process of how the fruit is transformed into pure liquid gold. You'll also have the opportunity to taste the freshly made products. This evening, a dinner of traditional dishes is served. Meals: B, D

Day 10: Travel to Rome
After breakfast, depart the Campania region and travel to Rome. Along the way, stop at a local farm for an included lunch of typical regional fare. Meals: B, L

Day 11: Rome
The historic monuments you've heard and read about come to life on your guided tour of the Eternal City. From Palatine Hill, one of the Seven Hills of Rome, see the Roman Forum 130 feet below, and the Circus Maximus. Visit the Coliseum, one of the greatest works of Roman architecture and engineering, and imagine what it was like in its heyday when gladiators fought to the death. As you walk through the Roman Forum, you will be strolling amongst historic ruins of political buildings, shrines, temples and monuments, some dating back to the first kings of Rome. After a morning of historic discovery, enjoy an afternoon and evening at leisure. Meal: B

Day 12: Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel
This morning, enjoy a guided visit to the spiritual center of the Roman Catholic Church and the smallest independent state in the world: Vatican City. During the guided visit of the Vatican Museums you'll walk through halls containing some of the most priceless art treasure in the world. The highlight of the visit may be the Sistine Chapel which houses the single most impressive work of art by Michelangelo. Inside St. Peter's Basilica, experience the magnificence of Bernini, Michelangelo, and other great artists of the Roman Renaissance and Baroque periods. Be sure to see Michelangelo's famous statue, Pietá, created by the artist when he was only 25 years old. Returning to Rome, the final afternoon is free to enjoy on your own before the farewell dinner this evening. Meals: B, D

Day 13: Rome / USA
As you bid 'arrivederci' to Italy, transfer to the airport and leave with wonderful memories of the scenery, culture, monuments, culinary experiences and history you encountered during your travels through this amazing country. Meal: B

OR Call Us For a Free Quote 1-800-935-2620


17 Meals (11 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 4 dinners)Airport transfers on tour dates when air is provided by Mayflower Cruises and ToursVisit the picturesque town of SorrentoMake your own pizza during a pizza-making lessonSee Mt. Vesuvius and discover the archaeological excavations of PompeiiEnjoy the breathtaking beauty of the island of CapriTravel along the scenic Amalfi coast and visit the town of AmalfiExplore the Greek temples of PaestumIndulge in cultural culinary experiences with a pizza-making lesson; gelato-making demonstration; Limoncello tasting; pasta and pastry-making classesTaste fresh Buffalo Mozzarella Cheese and learn how it’s producedSample local vintages during a wine tasting at a local vineyardVisit an olive mill, learn how olive oil is made, and sample the productGuided tour of the Coliseum and Forum in RomeSee the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica during the excursion to Vatican City$65 in Mayflower Money

OR Call Us For a Free Quote 1-800-935-2620

Questions & Answers

Question: How many suitcases can I take with me on my trip?

Each person is allowed one "check-in," and one "carry-on." Remember to take all valuables with you as "carry-on", because electronic equipment, cameras, laptops, jewelry, business documents and money are not covered by the airlines' liability, so always carry them aboard with you.

Question: Is Airfare Included in the Price?

Airfare from your point of origin to and from the trip is not included in the land price.

Mayflower Tours Customer Reviews

Professional Staff
Repeat with Operator
Value for Money

Ratings based off 158 reviews about Mayflower Tours. Currently showing 3 reviews with comments only.
By Kathleen G on Oct 12, 2018

First time with Mayflower Tours, it was great. We will travel with them again. The tour guide added optional attractions not listed on the tour itenerary which was a plus to us. Affordable Tours agent, Brendan, was great to deal with too. All and all a good experience.

By Cynthia N on Oct 01, 2018

This trip was amazing. It was exciting, interesting, and I appreciated the free time and flexibility to explore on my own. Elisabetta was an excellent tour specialist. I would travel with her again.

By Carol H on Jun 14, 2018

Great trip--lots to see and do.® does not itself offer, service or administer the Travel Packages, and the ultimate terms and conditions of any Travel Package made available via the Site Offerings (including the prices quoted in connection with same) will be determined by the applicable Third-Party Travel Service Provider.® does not represent or warrant that the Price Quotes are accurate, up-to-date or free of error, or that same will be honored by the applicable Third-Party Travel Service Providers. All Price Quotes, Travel Package availability, Travel Package details/itinerary and other Content are subject to change without notice. All travel details published by and through the Site Offerings should be confirmed directly with the applicable Third-Party Travel Service Provider prior to making any travel plans. Reliance on any information made available to you by and through the Site Offerings is solely at your own risk.

Call Us Now 1-800-935-2620

Better Business Bureau is a proud recipient of the Better Business Bureau (BBB) awards 2006-2017.

It Pays To Refer! Earn Up To $200!

It's simple: Sign up your friends, family, and anyone to us and when they book you will receive an American Express gift card worth up to $200 in the mail for simply referring.

Read More

Get discounts by Email!