From your accommodation or the train station in Naples you will leave at 8.30 am in the direction of the Amalfi Coast.
The Amalfi Drive is a famous Winding road with breathtaking views of the beautiful stretch of coastline on the Mediterranean where we will stop in a number of places giving you opportunities to take memorable photos.
UNESCO awarded the Amalfi Coast a well deserved spot on the World Heritage list in 1997.
Positano – The very famous vertical village, the jewel of the Amalfi Coast, thanks to its picturesque landscapes.
I will drive you to the heart of Positano, where you can stroll through the narrow streets to the main beach passing by stylish boutiques, outdoor cafes and restaurants.
Positano has been featured in several movies including the very famous “Under the Tuscan Sun”.
Also very well known for the Linen, Handmade Sandals & Ceramics.
The church of Santa Maria Assunta is also worth visiting which features a dome made of Majolica tiles as well as the thirteenth century Byzantine icon of a black Madonna.
Continuing our drive down towards Amalfi, we will pass through some of the popular fishing villages Praiano, Furore and Conca Dei Marini where the famous Grotta dello Smeraldo (The Emerald Grotto) can be found, we can make a stop if you wish so you can take a small boat ride to admire the dazzling emerald cave with its stalactites, stalagmites and submersed nativity scene.
Our Private Driver Guide will take you to Amalfi where there will be a plaque that welcomes tourists which has a famous phrase written by Tuscan writer Renato Fucini which best describes the Amalfi town
“Il giorno del giudizio, per gli Amalfitani che andranno in paradiso, sará un giorno come tutti gli altri”
“The day of judgment, for Amalfitans that go to Heaven will be a day like any other”
Amalfi – The main town of the Amalfi Coast lies at the mouth of a deep ravine, at the foot of Monte Cerreto surrounded by dramatic cliffs and coastal scenery. where you can take a relaxing walk in the main Square Pizza Duomo and visit the beautiful cathedral of St Andrew, Museo della Carta (Museum of handmade paper), the ancient dockyards, or simply try a delicious gelato and admire the view of the waterfront.
Continuing our drive to Ravello, we will pass through the Dragon Torrent Valley, named after a famous legend that here lived a terrifying dragon who breathed fire from his nostrils.
Ravello – located in the hills above Amalfi with its unique breath taking view of the Amalfi coast, an ancient medieval town known all over the world for its history, its excellent monuments, its magical landscapes and its patrician habitations. Enchanting land, as it was described by the most illustrious travellers of time that elected it Country of Spirit, Only visiting Ravello can you live intense moments of true magical amazement!
There are many beautiful gardens and Villas to visit, in particular Villa Rufolo and Villa Cimbrone.
From Ravello the driver will drive you back to Naples with many lifetime of memories.