Gourmet Rome, Sorrento & Capri


  • 8 days

  • Italy

  • Steady pace

Tour : 6310

Up to 10% off on 2020

Single Share available

From

£1,249 pp

Tour only

Based on 4th Apr 2020

From

£1,586 pp

Tour with flights & transfers

Based on London Gatwick

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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.



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

Save up to 10% on 2020 departures

Book early and save up to 10% on selected 2020 holidays. And once you've paid your deposit, your price is fixed.

10% off tour-only prices on Europe, North and South America Globus tours, 5% off Africa, Asia and South Pacific Globus tours, or £50pp off Cosmos-operated tours. Offer ends 26 November 2019.

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Up to 10% off on 2020

Single Share available

Opt to share a twin room with a fellow traveller, and if there's no one to share with you'll get a room to yourself at no added cost!

Our single share option will match you with a fellow solo traveller of the same gender in a twin room, so you don't have to pay a single supplement. If there's no one available to share with, you don't pay any additional single supplement. Please call us to book a single-share holiday.

Single Share available

Tour itinerary

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

Total meals included:

  • 7 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 3 dinners

ARRIVE IN ROME, ITALY.

Day
1

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.

ROME

Day
2

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.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

ROME–NAPLES–CAPRI.

Day
3

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

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

CAPRI

Day
4

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.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

CAPRI–SORRENTO AREA.

Day
5

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

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

SORRENTO AREA. EXCURSION TO POSITANO.

Day
6

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

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SORRENTO AREA-ROME

Day
7

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

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

ROME

Day
8

Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Things to note

11 April 2020 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

Extend your tour and see even more

On selected tours you can extend your time at the beginning or end of your holiday. To book your holiday with an extension, call us on 0330 0588 237 or speak to your travel agent.

To book your holiday with an extension, call 0330 0588 237 or speak to your travel agent.

What's included

Tour only

From

£1,249 pp

Prefer to book your own flights and transfers? You have the freedom to do that with our Tour Only holiday option.

  • Services of a tour director
  • Accommodation
  • Selected meals
  • Individual audio system

Tour with flights

From

£1,586 pp

Let us take care of everything. Our package option includes return flights from your chosen airport, plus overseas transfers to your hotel.

  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • Services of a tour director
  • Accommodation
  • Selected meals
  • All airport taxes

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