Gourmet Rome, Sorrento & Capri (6310)

8 Day Tour from Rome to Rome

2020 Tour Details

Enjoy a culinary journey to Rome, Sorrento, and Capri—on this grand Southern Italy vacation. Spend three nights in Rome and two nights each in Capri and in the Sorrento area. Explore Italy’s southern charms at a leisurely pace to discover ancient historic sites, spectacular scenery, and authentic Mediterranean cuisine.

Start your foodie adventure in Rome with an included cooking masterclass, where you’ll learn how to prepare an authentic sumptuous Italian meal – and get to enjoy it with your fellow travelers.

On the quest for the most authentic pizza and legendary espresso coffee, visit Naples and enjoy a pizza lunch.
Spend two nights on the legendary island of Capri. You may bump into some celebrities in the famous piazzetta! Spend time gazing at the mesmerizing water and enjoy the marvelous Mediterranean climate. You will be able to steal the hotel chef’s secret “torta caprese” recipe, so you will be able to impress your friends at home.
In the laid-back town of Sorrento, take part in a gelato making experience and tasting in a local shop and see how real Italian ice cream is made.
Enjoy an excursion to scenic Positano, on the Amalfi coast, and enjoy a local pastry and coffee along with spectacular views of the gulf. . Following the natural course of the coastline, the winding road features coastal mountains plunging into the sea, dramatic cliffs, inlets, and bays interspersed with picturesque towns—all with the deep-blue water as the background.

This affordable Cosmos Gourmet Italy tour offers value-minded travelers a unique and unforgettable vacation along with the opportunity to learn about Mediterranean cuisine.



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Gourmet Rome, Sorrento & Capri map

 Tour Highlights

ROME
Cooking class followed by lunch
NAPLES
Guided sightseeing and authentic pizza lunch
CAPRI
Caprese cake tasting and recipe
SORRENTO
Gelato experience and tasting
POSITANO
Excursion with coffee and pastry tasting

Headsets throughout the tour.

Notes:

April 11 Departure – Easter
Some tours may operate with overnights in Sorrento on Days 3 and 4, followed by two nights in Capri on Days 5 & 6.
Capri boat transfer possible luggage restrictions

The following UNESCO World Heritage Sites can be seen or visited on this vacation:

  • Costiera Amalfitana
  • Historic Centre of Naples

Transportation:

Transportation:
Touring by private, first-class; air-conditioned motorcoach with free Wi-Fi; ferry to/from Capri. Occasionally minibuses will be used.

 Meals

 Meals & Itinerary

Buffet breakfasts daily; 2 lunches; 3 dinners

 Itinerary

Inside visits and special features are shown in UPPERCASE in the tour description, including admission charges where applicable.

Day 1 ARRIVE IN ROME, ITALY

Check into your hotel. The rest of the day is free for you to start exploring this great city. Take advantage of your CosmosGO app to explore on your own before you meet your Tour Director and fellow travelers in the evening.

Day 2 ROME

This morning, put on an apron and become chef for a day. Attend a COOKING CLASS and learn how to prepare a sumptuous Italian lunch. Judge the results of your fruitful morning by sitting around a table enjoying this meal with your fellow “masterchefs”. The rest of the afternoon is at leisure to discover the fascinating city of Rome.

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Day 3 ROME–NAPLES–CAPRI

Naples is the capital of espresso coffee and pizza, among many other delicacies. This morning you’ll have the opportunity to see the main, highlights, including a stop to visit the ST. CLAIR MONASTERY CLOISTER with a Local Guide. After the sightseeing tour, enjoy PIZZA LUNCH in a restaurant. Later, take a short ferry ride to Capri, the legendary island of glitz and glamor.
Today’s Distance: 140 mi/ 225 km

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Day 4 CAPRI

Enjoy free time to relax, discover this spectacular island on your own. On the optional island tour, focus on all the main sights and enjoy a light street food lunch of local specialties, as well as a limoncello tasting session. Tonight, after the included dinner, you will be served TORTA CAPRESE for dessert. The hotel chef will explain how this special cake is made, and you will be able to “steal” his personal recipe.

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Day 5 CAPRI–SORRENTO AREA

Take the FERRY to Sorrento. Few places in the world match the very special charm of Sorrento. This picturesque resort overlooking the Bay of Naples boasts a marvelous climate, beautiful views, trendy shops and boutiques, interesting museums, and a vibrant nightlife. This morning, spend some time learning about GELATO. There will be a demonstration on how gelato and sorbet are prepared, and some hints on how to make it at home. You will, of course, have the opportunity to taste some of the many flavors available in the shop. This evening, we suggest an optional dinner at a local farm, featuring dishes prepared with traditional ingredients.
Today’s Distance: 19 mi/ 30 km

Breakfast Breakfast

Day 6 SORRENTO AREA. EXCURSION TO POSITANO

Today, set off to discover the spectacular Amalfi coast, a winding coast with many clifftop villages and unbeatable views. Stop in jet-set favourite Positano, a pastel-colored cascade of chic boutiques and sun-kissed sunbathers. Savor a typical PASTRY WITH COFFEE as you admire the breathtaking shimmering bays.
Today’s Distance: 19 mi/ 30 km

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Day 7 SORRENTO AREA–ROME

Say goodbye to the Sorrentine peninsula and drive back to Rome. Enjoy some time sightseeing on your own, or join the optional food tour to discover some hidden treasures of the capital city of Italy, as well as some of its signature gourmet specialities.
Today’s Distance: 165 mi/ 265 km

Breakfast Breakfast

Day 8 ROME

Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning.

Breakfast Breakfast

 Accommodations

Rome
Capri
Sorrento Area

 Optional Excursions

No matter what you’re into: food, wine, history, art, music or anything else, we give you the freedom to personalize your vacation with optional excursions that speak to your interests.

When you book your excursions with us, you can be assured that every optional excursion that we offer coordinates with the free time that you'll have in your destination, so you'll never have conflicts between included and optional activities. Our team of travel experts carefully selects each optional excursion that we offer to ensure that you receive the highest quality at a great value. Our tried-and-true partners have a finger on the pulse of the city in which they operate so they deliver the very best experiences. We offer experiences you cannot create on your own and because you’re booking with us, we coordinate all your transportation and timing needs.

The following optional excursions are examples only for this vacation. These may or may not be offered, and availability is subject to days of operation and seasonality. Please select a departure date to view optional excursions and pricing for a specific date (due to currency fluctuation, pricing shown is subject to change until purchased). Optional excursions are available for purchase on our MyCosmos site 90 days prior to the tour start date.

Price Ranges

$ ($50 USD and under)
$$ ($51 - $100 USD)
$$$ ($101 - $150 USD)
$$$$ (Over $150)


Sorrento Area

Sorrento Area

Neapolitan Experience

Neapolitan Experience

Enjoy a delicious meal on the picturesque area of Naples.

Price Range: $$

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