Southern Italy Escape (KIN)

9 Day Tour from Sorrento to Naples

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Imagine spending time in Italy’s most beloved locations without the higher costs and bigger crowds associated with busy travel season. Join us on a cultural and culinary adventure of Southern Italy’s wonderful gems. Start with a stroll in Sorrento, one of the most beautiful settings facing the Bay of Naples; travel to the Adriatic coastal resort of Trani; and overnight in the Apulian capital of Bari on the heel of Italy’s “boot.” Be sure to sample the local focaccia after your tour of St. Nicolas’ Church! In Alberobello, take a tour of the traditional Trullo houses—whitewashed, circular homes, with classic conical roofs. Admire the lacy stone buildings and baroque squares of Lecce, and visit the Duomo and Santa Croce Basilica to understand why Lecce is called the “Florence of the South.” A scenic drive brings you to the rocky outcrop of Matera—a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit Casa Grotto to learn all about the Sassi houses, thought to be among the first human settlements in Italy.

Continue your Italian vacation to the charismatic Naples, birthplace of Neapolitan pizza. Here, enjoy guided sightseeing, which includes a visit to the fascinating Archaeological Museum. Join us in the off season and escape to Southern Italy’s off-the-beaten-path locales.

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 Meals & Itinerary

Full buffet breakfast daily; 4 three-course dinners


Day 1

ARRIVE IN SORRENTO, ITALY Welcome to Sorrento! At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and traveling companions for a welcome dinner at a local restaurant.
Dinner Dinner

Day 2

SORRENTO SORRENTO Orientation walk of the old town. Free time
Breakfast Breakfast

ENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Sorrento with an excursion to charming Positano. This and more options throughout your tour are available for purchase with MyGlobus

Day 3

SORRENTO–TRANI–BARI TRANI Stop in the seaside resort en route to Bari.
Breakfast Breakfast 193 mi / 310 km

Day 4

BARI. EXCURSION TO ALBEROBELLO BARI Guided walking tour includes the Old Town, San Nicola's Church, and LF local focaccia tasting.
ALBEROBELLO Guided walking tour includes visit to a Trullo, one of the conical houses famous for their unique cone design.
Breakfast Breakfast Dinner Dinner 81 mi / 130 km

Day 5

BARI–LECCE LECCE Guided walking tour includes Duomo and Santa Croce Basilica. Free time.
Breakfast Breakfast 93 mi / 150 km

Day 6

LECCE–MATERA MATERA Guided walking tour includes visit to Casa Grotta.
Breakfast Breakfast Dinner Dinner 112 mi / 180km

Day 7

MATERA–NAPLES Scenic drive en route to Naples.
Breakfast Breakfast 162 mi / 260 km

Day 8

NAPLES NAPLES Guided sightseeing includes the Galleria Umberto, Piazza Plebiscito and the Archaeological Museum. Farewell dinner at your hotel.
Breakfast Breakfast Dinner Dinner

Day 9

NAPLES Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning.
Breakfast Breakfast


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 Optional Excursions

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