The city of Pompeii (two hours visit) is a partially buried Roman town-city near modern Naples in the Italian region of Campania. Along with Herculaneum, Pompeii was partially destroyed and buried under 6 meter of ash and pumice in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79.
Thanks to its "accidental" rediscovery in 1749 its now considered a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most popular tourist attractions of Italy, with over 2 millions visitors every year.
Sorrento is a small town that offers a fantastic view over the Bay of Naples in southern italy.
Many visitors from all over the world are attracted by Sorrento for the warm hospitality to their guests and for its delicious traditional local cuisine.
Its main attractions, beside its wonderful location, are the little historical centre with many boutiques and souvenirs shops, some woodworking factories , the panoramic Park Villa Comunale,the Correale museum and the limoncello, a digestif made from lemon rinds, alcohol, water and sugar.
Positano is considered the jewel of the Amalfi Coast, a famous vertical village with multicolored houses,picturesque landscapes and breataking views.
You will stroll through the narrow streets to the main beach passing by stylish boutiques and shops of Linen, Handmade Sandals and Ceramic.
Do not miss the visit of the Santa Maria Assunta church famous for a dome made of Majolica tiles and the thirteenth century Byzantine icon of a black Madonna
Licensed guide service is available upon request at an extra charge.
It is possible to share the tour with other guests of your cruise ship.
This itinerary can be modified by speaking with your driver, always ensure your ship's final call time.
If visiting churches you may have to dress appropriately