Your personal driver will meet you at Sorrento Port for 8.00am and head in the direction of the Amalfi Coast.
The winding road of the Amalfi Coast is one of the Mediterranean’s most beautiful coastline with picturesque views, your personal driver will make stops for you to be able to take photos that look like views only seen on postcards.
In 1997 the World Heritage added the Amalfi Coast to their list with a UNESCO award.
Your private driver will make a stop on one of the most famous villages on the Amalfi coast Positano.
First step of Sorrento Shore Excursion: Positano
Positano- A gem of the Amalfi Coast, A photo perfect landscape with its colourful upright structure.
You can wander down to the beach through the alleyways filled with fashion boutiques, outdoor restaurants and cafes.
The characteristics of Positano makes it a popular choice for movies, one of most famous ones being ‘Under the Tuscan Sun’.
Positano is famous for handmade sandals, ceramics and linen.
The Majolica tiled dome belongs to the Santa Maria Assunta church which we recommend you go to see as there is also the black Madonna, a Byzantine icon of the thirteenth century.
Leaving Positano we will continue on the Amalfi Coast to Tramonti village passing many fishing villages, Praiano, Furore including the famous Esmerald Grotto in Conca Dei Marine, Once arrived in Tramonti Village you will visit a famous winery of the region.
Second step of Sorrento Shore Excursion: Wine Tasting in Tramonti
The winery is located in an uncontaminated valley on the Amalfi Coast, they look forward to welcoming wine lovers from all over the world to sample the tastes of 2019.
These wineries offer different wine-experiences and advance booking is required.
Wine tasting Option 1
A historical winery which has the rare pre-philloxera vineyard are 300-500 years old. The 17th century wine cellar offers 3 D.O.C wines of Tramonti, Amalfi Coast in the Wine Tasting, all paired with delicious local delicacies.
The first one will compliment the ‘Panzanella’ a bread salad made of ‘Pane biscottato’ a twice baked bread made with whole flour.
The next two wines will compliment the local fresh tomatoes and basil accompanied by fresh mozzarella and ricotta, matured cheeses and salami.
The cost is 35 € per person, minimum two people are required for this tour and will last around 1-2 hours.
Wine tasting Option 2
A visit to the rare 300-500 year old pre-philloxera vineyard with a 17th century wine cellar, The 4 course light lunch will be paired with 3 D.O.C reserve wines during your wine tasting.
The 4 courses will include appetizer, a pasta for the first course followed by a second course and finished off with a homemade dessert.
This family run winery in Tramonti has a charmed welcoming atmosphere.
Tramonti Amalfi Coast 4 course wine tour will cost 55 euros per person and will last for 2 hours.
Wine tasting Option 3
A visit to a 300-500 year old pre-philloxera vineyard with 17th century wine cellar.
A 5 course lunch made with local produce comprising of appetizer, pasta course, main course, cheese and salami, and a homemade dessert all paired with 3 D.O.C. wines of Amalfi Coast and a sparkling wine during the wine tasting.
A warm welcoming atmosphere can be found in this Tramonti family owned winery.
The wine tour will last around 2-2.30 hours and the cost is 70 € port person
Wine tasting Option 4 – PRIVATE VISITS AND WINE TASTING
We start with a visit to the 13th century Rupestre church located near one of our historical Vineyards.
Rupestre church is cupped in the hollow rock with tombs cut in to the jagged sides.
After the church visit we will head to the historical pre-philloxera vineyard where you will enjoy a private tour of the vineyard followed by option 3 of the wine tasting above and an additional sparkling wine and a vintage wine tasting.
This tour will last around 3 hours and the price is 250 € per person.
At the end of the enjoyable wine tasting your personal driver will take you back to Sorrento port.