The scenic Amalfi Coast is one of southern Italy's top destinations. A good way to experience this picturesque area is on a tour. Here are guided day tours, boat excursions, and cooking classes on the Amalfi Coast. Some of these tours are also available from Naples so if you're arriving on a cruise ship, you could consider these for port excursions.
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See the stunning island of Capri on this day trip from Sorrento. You'll cruise over to the island, where you can leisurely explore the hilltop village of Anacapri alone, before making your way to the town of Capri with your guide. Here, you'll set out on a one-hour walking tour, and after you can go see the Blue Grotto or Faraglioni rock formations on your own.
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Set out with a small group from Sorrento to the Blue Grotto and Anacapri. You'll travel to the island of Capri by high-speed boat, and then get aboard a smaller boat and head into the magical Blue Grotto. On the way back, you'll stop in the hilltop town of Anacapri for some free time.
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See the magnificent Amalfi Coast at your own pace on this private, full-day trip from Sorrento. First, you'll create your own itinerary and then kick back and relax as your're chauffeured along the coast, making stops in the most talked about villages in southern Italy (Positano, Ravello and Amalfi). You'll be able to learn about the area's rich history, admire the architecture and try some out of this world cuisine before you return to Sorrento.
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For three hours, you'll learn the secrets of cooking Italian cuisine in Sorrento. Taught by a well-respected chef, this cooking class provides instruction on making dishes such as handmade gnocchi, meatballs, eggplant parmesan and tiramisu. And the best part is that when you're finished, you can enjoy the fruits of your labor, which are best washed down with wine (included). Select from three menu categories when booking: fish, meat or vegetarian.
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Discover the archeological sites of Pompeii and Herculaneum on a full-day excursion from Sorrento. With an informative guide, you'll be able to take in the devastation of Mt Vesuvius’ ancient eruption first-hand and explore the volcanic ruins of Pompeii and Herculaneum on foot. After, you'll have lunch at a traditional Italian restaurant.
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Set out on a four-hour Pompeii sightseeing tour from Sorrento, which includes a guided tour of Pompeii's most famous sites such as the Forum, Thermal Baths, Lupanare and Vetti's House.
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This full-day tour from Sorrento to Paestum and Salerno will allow you to see some of the most-preserved Greek temples on the planet at the ancient ruins of Paestum, as well admire the Greek art at the museum. You'll also see Salerno on a guided tour of the city center and famous cathedral.
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