For most people, pizza is something that gets delivered to them. Real pizza obsessives deliver themselves to Naples, the birthplace of pizza. This five-day adventure introduces you to the foodie haven of Naples where you’ll have the chance to search out all sorts of delicious delights and dig right into the dough and learn how to make pizza, Italian-style. And when you’re not eating, you’ll be learning about the history of the area on a visit to the nearby ruins of Pompeii and how the famous Italian limoncello digestif is made. Now sing along: “When the moon hits your eye…”
Discover the birthplace of pizza, learn to make traditional Neapolitan pizza , visit the ancient ruins of Pompeii, learn how Italy's famous digestif is made with a limoncello tasting and demonstration, explore the streets of Sorrento.
Days : 5
Price : From AED 2,956*
*Per person twin sharing and excluding flights
Trip Style : Classic
Trip Type : Individuals
Physical Grading : 1 - Easy
Welcome to Naples, home to the best pizza of the world. As fellow travellers are arriving throughout the day, there are no planned activities until a group meeting at 6pm. Check into the hotel (check-in time is approx 3pm) and enjoy the city. After the welcome meeting, join your Chief Experience Officer (CEO) for an optional group dinner. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Visit the ancient ruins of Pompeii with a local guide. Opt to also stop at the nearby ruins of Herculaneum. In the evening, head out as a group for a Neapolitan dinner experience! Included Activities: Pompeii Guided Tour Transport: Hop on a short train ride toward the historical city of Pompeii. Train (0.50 hour(s), 26km) Train (0.50 hour(s), 26km)
Free day to explore Naples and surroundings. Explore the architectural wonders scattered across the city's historic centre. Opt to visit the National Archaeological Museum, or follow your nose down Spaccanapoli (a narrow main street through the historic centre) and try the many flavours that make Naples one of the street food capitals of the world. Or take the ferry to Capri or Ischia for the day to soak up some sun on the beach. In the evening, enjoy a pizza demonstration by a local Neapolitan pizza maker and become an expert at making this delicious and authentic dish. Included Activities: Pizza Making Demonstration
Continue your culinary exploration and travel south to Sorrento by train. Enjoy some free time to explore the streets of Sorrento. Later, enjoy a limoncello tasting and learn how this delicious liqueur is made. Perfect way to digest the last two day of delicious pizza. Included Activities: Limoncello Tasting Transport: Train (0.75-1.25 hours, 50km) Train (0.75-1.25 hours, 50km)
Depart at any time.
We recommend using a backpack for your convenience, or a medium-sized suitcase if you prefer. A daypack is also essential for carrying everyday items. Space is limited on transportation, so there is a limit of one main piece of luggage per person. You will be responsible for carrying your own luggage. You must be prepared to carry your luggage up and down stairs, as well as on and off transportation.
Conservative Dress: • Modest clothing that covers knees and shoulders (Long pants, long skirts, shirts that cover shoulders) • Shawl or scarf (for temple visits) Documents: • Flight info (required) (Printouts of e-tickets may be required at the border) • Insurance info (required) (With photocopies) • Passport (required) (With photocopies) • Required visas or vaccination certificates (required) (With photocopies) • Vouchers and pre-departure information (required) Essentials: • Binoculars (optional) • Camera (With extra memory cards and batteries) • Cash, credit and debit cards • Day pack (Used for daily excursions or short overnights) • Ear plugs • First-aid kit (should contain lip balm with sunscreen, sunscreen, whistle, Aspirin, Ibuprofen, bandaids/plasters, tape, anti-histamines, antibacterial gel/wipes, antiseptic cream, Imodium or similar tablets for mild cases of diarrhea, rehydration powder, water purification tablets or drops, insect repellent, sewing kit, extra prescription drugs you may be taking) • Flashlight/torch (Headlamps are ideal) • Fleece top/sweater • Footwear • Hat • Locks for bags • Long pants/jeans • Moneybelt • Outlet adapter • Personal entertainment (Reading and writing materials, cards, music player, etc.) • Reusable water bottle • Shirts/t-shirts • Sleepwear • Small travel towel • Sunglasses • Toiletries (Preferably biodegradable) • Watch and alarm clock • Waterproof backpack cover • Windproof rain jacket Warm Weather: • Sandals/flip-flops • Shorts/skirts (Longer shorts/skirts are recommended) • Sun hat/bandana • Swimwear
|Start Date - End Date||Availability||Price|
*Per person twin sharing and excluding flights
|2019-09-10 - 2019-09-14||Available||AED 2956|