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Italy Family Adventure Tour

This charming corner of Italy is renowned for its superb scenery, mouth-watering cuisine and fine weather. Along the dramatic coastline we visit the Roman city of Pompeii and the majestic Greek temples of Paestum. We walk on the summit of Vesuvius where we can look down into its vast volcanic crater. Join us in making classic Italian pizza, or simply enjoy the sunshine by the hotel pool.

Tour Highlights

  • Sorrento Peninsula - Stunning scenery and a spectacular coastline overlooking the Gulf of Naples
  • Scala - Make pizza for the whole group
  • Vesuvius - Drive and walk to the summit
  • Pompeii - An intact city that has taught us about the Roman way of life
  • Capri - The most beautiful island in the Mediterranean
  • Amalfi Coast - Coastal villages and the picturesque gem of Amalfi town
  • Italian Food - Sample delicious pizza, ice-cream and local produce


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  • 1
    Join tour Naples Airport; Transfer to the Sorrento Peninsula

  • 2
    Train to Pompeii; visit site and then drive to Vesuvius

  • 3
    Morning tour of the Sorrento Town; Afternoon visit agriturismo farm

  • 4
    Full day trip in Capri with option to visit the Blue Grotto

  • 5
    Drive to Scala; afternoon pizza making

  • 6
    Morning visit to Buffalo Farm; Afternoon visit to Paestum

  • 7
    Morning visit to Amalfi; Afternoon free

  • 8
    Tour ends Naples Airport

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Family In The Shadow Of Vesuvius
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Why Book this tour
This adventure is great for families with a range of ages of children (minimum of 5 years) with included visits to highlights such as Vesuvius, Pompeii and the beautiful towns of Sorrento and Amalfi. We have a range of transport including trains, boats, ferry and bus which all give a flavour of the area and there are plenty of opportunities for family fun including making pizzas, discovering the Blue Grotto, visiting a buffalo farm and of course eating lots of Italian ice-cream. A great holiday to discover the beautiful Sorrento Peninsula area and meet other like-minded families.
Included meals 7 1 1
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Minimum Age
From 5 years
Bus, Train, Boat, Ferry
7 nights Standard Hotel
Tour Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Local Guide(s)
Group Size
Generally 14 - 20