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 you'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.Continue to 5 of 7 below.
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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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