Day 3: Sorrento - Positano - Amalfi (approx. 34 km)
In the morning departure by bike along the Sorrento coast. You cross “Passo San Pietro” (St. Peter’s pass) and enter into the Amalfi coast, where you will cycle along the wonderful road overlooking the sea up to Positano. Its colourful houses have been built in amphitheatre shape, overlooking the sea, giving a unique and picturesque aspect to the village. After Positano you continue towards Amalfi, the most powerful Mariner Republic at the end of X century. We suggest the visits of the cloister of Paradise and the church and a walk along the main street that is connected with many narrow streets between white fishermen’s houses.
Day 4: Amalfi - Minori - Vietri - Cetara, approx. 27 km + alternative Ravello, approx. 37 km
From Amalfi you continue your cycle tour along the coast, cycling on a street with some ups and downs overlooking the sea, crossing the villages of Minori, Maiori and Cetara. It is possible to make a deviation and go up towards Ravello, where in the placid beauty of the main square, the Dome dedicated to Saint Pantaleone stands out. The blood of the Saint liquefies every year on 27th July. From the village dominating the sea from 300 m above sea level, you can enjoy a view beyond the Gulf of Salerno and up to the Cilento mountains. We suggest a visit to Villa Cimbrone and Villa Rufolo, whose architecture (a mixture of Arab, Sicilian and Norman style) was an inspiration for Wagner. You return on the road along the coast to finally reach Vietri and Salerno. You come back to the gulet and navigation to Capri. There will be some breaks during the sailing to take a bath and to admire the Amalfi coast from the sea. Overnight in roadstead in Capri.
Day 5: Capri
Disembarkation with the tender in Marina Grande (Capri). You visit the Island on foot, you reach the village of Capri with its famous "piazzetta” and continue to the Faraglioni. From above the cliff you can enjoy a wonderful panorama on the Gulf of Naples dominated by the Vesuvius. Overnight stay on board in the port of Ischia Island.
Day 6: Ischia (approx. 18 km)
Cycling from Ischia port you will cross by bike the west part of the island among the scents and flavors of the Mediterranean sea, crossing little villages with the possibility of visiting little museums along the stage. One you reach the thermal village of S. Angelo, embarkation and overnight in port.
Day 7: Procida and Solfatara volcan
We sail up to Procida, walking visit of the town and San Michele Abbey. Return to the boat to continue to Pozzuoli, in the bay of Naples. We visit on foot the historical city centre of Pozzuoli with a stop at the Roman Amphitheatre, the third biggest amphitheatre of the roman empire. Navigation up to Marina di Castellammare di Stabia. Overnight in the Marina of Castellammare di Stabia.
Day 8: Castellamare die Stabia/Naples
Disembarkation at 09:00am. Individual departure.
- 7 nights in a double cabin below deck with shower/toilet
- Full board ( for lunch packed lunch, 1x Dinner at Amalfi not included)
- English/Italian speaking tour guide
- Change of towels and cleaning cabins 1x per week
- Maps and information material per cabin
- Arrival by Train: Train station: Naples, change to train "Circumvesuviana" direction Castellamare di Stabia (approx. 1 h)
- Arrival by Car: Guarded parking EUR 40/week, no reservation necessary
- Transfer must be booked in advance
- 24 Speed Bike: From AUD $ 160.00 per person
- E-Bike: From AUD $340.00 per person
Tour Prices are per person twin share in Australian Dollars. Conditions apply and group tours are subject to change and availability. Prices are subject to currency fluctuations. (rr)