A luxurious Dream Tour on the World's most romantic coastline, the Amalfi Coast

The gorgeous Amalfi Coast in Southern Italy is a timeless destination, with its stunning coastline, luxurious hotels, picturesque villages, and fabulous food and wine. This specially designed vacation of the Amalfi Coast includes your private driver and elegant Mercedes; luxury seafront hotels in historic palaces; fine dining at carefully selected restaurants, with extra special attention from the chefs; private winery tours and vineyard walks; and an array of fun activities such as a Limoncello workshop, a helicopter tour over the majestic coastline, an Italian wine masterclass and private boat tours along the coast. The ultra-romantic isle of Capri, the enchanting seaside villages of Ravello and Positano, and the wine country of Campania are all included on this premium tour!

Your unforgettable trip begins in the fascinating city of Naples. Kick-off your vacation on a vintage Vespa tour followed by a welcome dinner prepared by a Michelin starred chef. While in Naples, explore the captivating Centro Storico of Naples before carrying on to the wine country. Your art guide will show you the exquisite artwork from ancient Pompeii (including a secret erotic room of Pompeii mosaics and artwork), located in the beautiful 18th century Archeological Museum of Naples. The lush vineyards of Irpinia and Cellole are next with VIP visits and tastings at top estates such as Feudi di San Gregorio, Mastroberardino, and Villa Matilde. You’ll also visit the Reggia di Caserta, Italy’s version of Versailles, with a splendid palace and gardens.

Your base over the next few days on the Amalfi Coast will be at a chic palazzo in the romantic hamlet of Positano. We will organize some fantastic activities for you on this luxurious tour. Including sightseeing in Vietri (the ultimate ceramic-making village) and Cetara (one of the last authentic fishing villages on the Amalfi Coast); touring the Furore fiord and glamorous Positano; sipping bubbly on a private boat tour through the sapphire blue grotto and alongside the Faraglioni in Capri. Cooking with a personal chef in a lemon grove, and enjoying a serenade accompanied by mandolin. Learn all about the Falanghina, Greco di Tufo, Fiano and Aglianico based wines. And enjoy stellar gastronomic experiences such as dining at the phenomenal Michelin starred restaurants, along with a host of charming and cozy small ristoranti. You will taste dishes like Paccheri al ragù Alla Napoletana, Zucchini Alla scapece, Scarola imbottita, and the tantalizing but straightforward Melanzane alla parmigiana. If you love food and wine and want to visit one of Italy’s most breathtaking regions in style for your trip, then contact us for information on this luxurious tour.


Amalfi Coast Wine Tours Highlights:

  • Private driver & comfortable Mercedes
  • Special Wine Tasting Tours
  • Visit Capri, Ravello, Amalfi, Positano, Pompeii, Sorrento, Naples, Vietri, Cetara, and Caserta
  • Private Cruise and Boat Tours in Capri & Amalfi Coast
  • Romantic Serenade
  • Helicopter Tour over Amalfi Coast
  • Historic and Palatial Hotels with Sea Views

Below is a suggested Itinerary for your private Amalfi Coast Wine Tours

  1. Naples

    Arrive in Naples & vintage Vespa tour

    Restaurant Palazzo Petrucci
    Restaurant Palazzo Petrucci
    • 5* Seafront Hotel
    • Michelin starred dinner with wines
    • Private Chauffeured Mercedes

    Arrive at Naples Capodichino Airport, and your elegant driver will be waiting for you in the arrivals lounge with a sleek Mercedes. Relax and let your charming driver look after your bags, treat you to a coffee if you like, and get you to your hotel for check-in. You’ll appreciate that you have a driver to maneuver through the mind-boggling sea of merging lanes, oncoming trams, and seemingly insane taxi drivers. Arrive at your five-star old grand dame of a hotel, right in the Bay of Naples overlooking the pretty “Castel dell’ Ovo” fortress and a small marina.

    Meet your friendly and knowledgeable guide at the hotel and start exploring Naples on a vintage Vespa. On this two-wheeled excursion, you will explore an exciting and lesser-known Naples. You will taste the best street food on offer, including taralli with almonds and black pepper, pizza a libretto (pizza folded like a small book and easy to eat with your hands), and gelato. After this exciting tour, you will have time to relax and rest before dinner.

    Dinner this evening is in one of Campania’s finest Michelin starred restaurants, Villa Don n’Anna in Posillipo, at Palazzo Petrucci. You’ll enjoy a tasting menu paired with top Italian wines prepared by Chef Lino Scarallo is one of Southern Italy’s “hot new chefs.” Specialties here include Lasagnetta di mozzarella di bufala e crudo di gamberi; Paccheri ripieni di ricotta con ragù napoletano e grattugiata di ricotta di pecora; Triglia e scarola ripassata; stratificazione di pastiera napoletana.

    After a sublime evening, your driver will take you back to your hotel.

  2. Naples - Cellole - Caserta - Naples

    La Vera Pizza & Archaeological Museum

    Piazza Plebiscito
    Piazza Plebiscito
    • 5* Seafront Hotel, Naples, Junior Suite
    • Full breakfast, Informal lunch with wines
    • Chauffeur Mercedes

    Sleep in this morning and enjoy a late breakfast in your room, complete with roses and bubbly. At noon, your private art guide will meet you at your hotel and take you on a guided walking tour of Naples. You’ll climb up to the Piazza Plebiscito, visit Teatro San Carlo (the oldest opera house in Naples, on a par with Milan’s La Scala), admiring the views of Mount Vesuvius and the Bay of Naples as you ascend to the Centro Storico. Outside the Palazzo Reale (Royal Palace), check out the statues of Naples’ many rulers throughout the centuries, and your guide will explain the significance of the reign of the Bourbon King Charles III (Carlos III of Spain and King of Naples & Sicily), one of the most important patrons of the arts in European history.

    Carry on to Spaccanapoli, to visit Santa Chiara cloister, San Severo Chapel and Veiled Christ, Piazza San Domenico, San Gregorio Armeno street with the famous Christmas cribs and clay figurines.

    You’ll sit down to a delightful lunch of the “Vera Pizza Napoletana.” Naples is the home of the Pizza Margherita, and you can pick the pizza of your choice (try the Pizza with Buffalo Mozzarella- to die for!), served with “panzarotti; stuffed with Fiori di Zucca,” and “Scarola with raisins and pine nuts.” Finish with an ice-cold Limoncello made with Sorrento lemons.

    After lunch, you will carry on with a private guided tour of the superb Archaeological Museum of Naples. The palace that houses the museum dates to the 1500s, and was transformed into a museum by Carlos III, who oversaw significant excavations of Pompeii. See the splendid collection of mosaics and frescos from Pompeii and Herculaneum, including the famed “Erotic Room.” Admire the Ancient Greek sculptures and the exquisite Farnese collection of ancient sculptures, discovered at Rome’s Caracalla Baths. After a fascinating tour of the museum, you’ll head back to your hotel for a free evening.

  3. Naples- Cellole- Caserta- Naples

    Wine Tasting Villa Matilde & Reggia di Caserta

    Cellar at Villa Matilde
    Cellar at Villa Matilde
    • 5* Seafront Hotel, Naples
    • Full breakfast, Traditional lunch with estate wines at a winery
    • Private Chauffeured Mercedes

    Today you have a fantastic wine tasting excursion in store! From Naples, you’ll head north to Cellole, visiting the prestigious Villa Matilde wine estate. Stroll through the beautiful estate and romantic cellars with your hosts, and sit down to a private wine tasting. Winemaker superstar Riccardo Cotarella is the person in charge of Villa Matilde´s fabulous wines. You’ll taste the best six they have to offer, including the highly lauded and elegantissimo Vigna Camarato (made with a blend of 80% Aglianico and 20% Piedirosso), the Primitivo based “Cecubo” and the wonderful Falanghina based “Caracci,” among other excellent wines. A traditional lunch will follow served on-site with estate wines.

    After lunch today, you will visit the Reggia di Caserta, one of Southern Italy’s most magnificent architectural gems. Inspired by Versailles, this Unesco protected palace was built in the 1750s again under the Bourbon King Charles III. It features vast gardens and over 1000 rooms! A professional art guide will take you on a private tour showing you the most interesting rooms and pieces, and entertain you with historical anecdotes. Afterward, spend some free time on your own in the historic town of Casertavecchia (old Caserta) before returning to Naples.

    The night is yours, and you have plenty of restaurants to choose from, go for a fun aperitif in the pretty Chiaia neighborhood at fish shop Mattucci, which turns into a lively wine and raw fish bar at night. For a charming spot near the hotel, try the spaghetti alle vongole at the “Liberty Style” La Bersagliera in the marina. Also close by is the elegant La Cantinella, where grilled seafood served in a refined venue that attracts visiting celebrities.

  4. Naples- Irpnia - Cetara- Positano

    Wine Tasting Mastroberardino & Feudi di San Gregorio

    Feudi di San Gregorio
    Feudi di San Gregorio
    • 5* Seafront Palatial Hotel, Ravello, Junior Suite
    • Full breakfast, wine tasting, Michelin starred lunch with estate wines
    • Chauffeur Mercedes

    And the wine tasting adventure continues! Today your driver will sweep you away to the wine roads of Irpinia. This particularly lush and mountainous wine region is strikingly beautiful, known for Taurasi, red wine with a bold structure upheld by an acidity that gives it elegance and long life, called the “Barolo of the South.” Apart from wine, Irpinia is also a culinary destination, known for its black truffles and chestnuts. Your first winery of the day is at Mastroberardino. Visit the small cellar and vineyard before sitting down to a tasting of their excellent wines

    Travel next to Sorbo Serpico, and arrive at the exceptional Feudi di San Gregorio wine estate. Feudi boasts an ultra-modern cellar (designed by Japanese architect Hikaru Mori), splendid herb gardens, and a gourmet restaurant. Feudi di San Gregorio are pioneers in Campania for championing the local varietals like Aglianico and Falanghina, and apart from Campania, they invested heavily in the regions of Bolgheri, Puglia, and Basilicata. After a walk in the vineyards and a short tour of the cellars, lunch will be at their excellent Marennà restaurant. In a minimalist chic dining room, you’ll have the chef’s tasting menu paired with estate wines, including their Greco based bubbly Dubl Esse, Fiano, and Greco grapes blend Campanaro. Buon appetito!

    Tonight you are heading to the beautiful Amalfi Coast. On the way to Positano, you can stop into Cetara, an authentic fisherman’s village and one of the only villages on this coastline that the locals still make their livelihood from fishing. The thing to buy here is the Colatura di Alici, a modern version of the Ancient Roman “Garum” (a 2000-year-old recipe of a sardine based sauce). In the early evening, pull up to the front door of your fantastic hotel located in a glam palazzo in ravishing Positano. Benvenuti in Costiera Amalfitana!

    Set amid flowering bougainvillea and with stunning views over the sea, your hotel is a hideaway for the rich and famous- don’t be surprised if you see some of Hollywood’s elite here!

  5. Positano - Amalfi- Positano Ravello

    Helicopter Tour of Amalfi Coast and Limoncello class

    Aerial view of Amalfi Coastline
    Aerial view of Amalfi Coastline
    • 5* Seafront Palatial Hotel
    • Full breakfast, dinner with wine pairings
    • Private Chauffeured Mercedes

    The morning is free to enjoy your luxurious hotel’s facilities and to visit Positano, the loveliest village on the entire coastline. You can enjoy breakfast overlooking the sparkling sea, relax at the outdoor swimming pool, enjoy a facial or massage in the spa. Explore the charming shops, pick up some pastries at the Pasticceria La Zagara, and admire the views of this Moorish designed hamlet perched over the Tyrrhenian Sea. If you like hiking, Paths of Gods is the right choice for you to experience the beauty of this area thoroughly.

    In the afternoon, you have a treat in store- a private helicopter tour over the Amalfi coastline, taking in the views of this magnificent coastline, is a once in a lifetime experience. Don’t forget the camera!

    Upon your return to the hotel, freshen up for the late afternoon and dinner. Your driver will collect you around 4 PM, and you’ll head to the pretty village of Amalfi. Explore historic Amalfi on your own. The Duomo here is the most beautiful on the entire Amalfi Coast with its black and white striped marble columns. Grab a pastry or “granita” at the historic Pasticceria Andrea Panza 1840, have a glass of wine at a sidewalk café, and hit the gourmet shops.

    Next, for some fun outdoor activities, a lemon cooking class and limoncello making workshop. Learn how to make a full meal, with appetizer, main course, and dessert included. Limoncello is the ultimate Italian digestive made with lemons, sugar, and alcohol. It is the perfect way to finish a meal, and today you get to make your own! Original and entertaining! 

    After a hands-on cooking class, you’ll sit down to the alfresco dinner with views of bobbing fishing boats and luxury yachts in the distance.

  6. Positano – Raito – Vietri – Ravello – Positano – Nerano - Positano

    The romance of Amalfi Coast

    Vigne di Raito winery
    Vigne di Raito winery
    • 5* Seafront Palatial Hotel
    • Full breakfast, lunch at a wine estate with wine s, Michelin starred dinner with wines
    • Private Chauffeured Mercedes

    Today you have a fabulous wine experience. VIP full morning and lunch experience with one of our favorite wine producers in Campania: Patrizia Malaga. She felt in love with lovely Raito overlooking the Gulf of Salerno and decided to plant a vineyard to produce high-quality wines. You will spend the morning in the vineyards, the cellar, and indulge in a superb wine tasting during home-cooked family-style lunch.

    The afternoon is yours to visit Amalfi Coast villages. Start with ceramic Museo Villa Guariglia and then onto Vietri to pick up some of their famous ceramics. Campania´s most prestigious ceramic center, Vietri, has a cute old town with gorgeous shops squeezed in next to each other. Our favorite ones include Ceramica Francesco Di Maio, Ceramica Artistica Solimene Vincenzo, Ceramiche Margherita, and Ceramica Vietri Scotto.

    Tour Ravello and don´t miss the Villa Cimbrone, as the views here are some of the most dramatic and beautiful in Italy. The Villa Rufolo also offers excellent seascapes.

    Head to the Furore fiord next, that’s right- a fjord! No, you are not n Norway, but the Amalfi Coast. Take in the dizzying views, and admire the surprising artwork (Furore´s mayor invites artists every year to paint wine-inspired murals in this minuscule hamlet).

    Tonight dinner is at Quattro Passi; you will arrive at the restaurant at sunset via private cruise taking in the spectacular Sorrento peninsula. A superb Two Michelin Starred restaurant, one of the most romantic and elegant in Italy and one of our favorites in Southern Italy.

    Dining in the luxuriant and flourishing gardens, adorned with Vietri ceramics, you´ll taste Chef Antonio Mellino’s Mediterranean specialties like Calamari Tagliatelli with Fish Roe; Red Mullet wafer, Orange and Rosemary. For dessert, try the famous Campania cheese plate, which features goodies like fresh goat´s cheese from the Cilento national park, Provolone del Monaco, Caciocavallo Podolico and more. Your driver will take you back to your hotel after dinner.

  7. Positano- Capri via private boat

    Private Boat Trip to Capri

    Private Boat Trip, Capri
    Private Boat Trip, Capri
    • 5* Luxurious Hotel
    • Full breakfast, snacks, and wine on the boat, Michelin starred dinner with wines
    • Private Chauffeured Mercedes

    The Ancient Roman Emperors preferred vacation spot of Capri is on the itinerary today. And you will arrive by a luxury boat, sipping chilled white wine and nibbling on focaccia en route. Your driver will pick you up at the hotel upon checkout and take you to your private “Capitano” who will escort you on a relaxing full-day cruise to this lovely isle. On the way from the Positano to Capri, you will cruise along the coast and its hidden gems, Punta Campanella and its natural sea reserve, Li Galli three little islands, whose name comes from the ancient greek for mermaids.

    You will then tour the island of Capri and visit the most iconic sights, including the dramatic Faraglioni and the beautiful ‘Grotta Azzurra’ or Blue Grotto. This ethereal sea cave is a wondrous work of nature.

    In the early afternoon, arrive at the Marina Piccola and head to your hotel for check-in. You’ll be staying at the best hotel in Capri, located in a lush garden in one of the most picturesque places on the island. The rest of the day is yours, and tonight you’ll have a welcome dinner at the hotel’s fabulous Michelin starred restaurant. While sipping wine between courses, you’ll be entertained by a singer and mandolin player, serenading you with classics like “O Sole Mio.” Molto romantico!

  8. Capri

    Wine tasting masterclass and lunch on the water

    Restaurant il Riccio
    Restaurant il Riccio
    • 5* Luxurious Hotel
    • Full breakfast, Michelin starred lunch with wines
    • None

    This late morning a fantastic wine tasting is in store. Learn all about the native Campania grape varietals like Falanghina, Greco, Biancolella, Coda di Volpe and Fiano (white); and Aglianico & Piedirosso (red). Taste Cru wines from some of the best estates and follow with a fabulous Michelin starred lunch at Il Riccio, cliffside restaurant overlooking the Blue Grotto.
    The rest of the day is yours to relax at Il Riccio beach club with white cabanas and a stone staircase leading to the sea or to explore Capri on your own Don´t miss the Villa San Michele, a captivating villa with incredible gardens and views, buzzing Piazzetta and elegant Via Camerelle.

    Tonight enjoy some fun and thrilling nightlife and live music at Taverna Anema e Core; over the decade’s many celebrities from show business, politics and economics had fun here.

  9. Capri- Sorrento (by boat)- Vico Equense- Pompeii- Naples

    Visit Pompeii & lunch at Torre del Saracino

    Temple of Apollo in Pompeii
    Temple of Apollo in Pompeii
    • 5* Seafront Hotel
    • Full breakfast, Michelin starred lunch with wines
    • Private Chauffeured Mercedes

    Try the fresh-squeezed blood-red orange juice and freshly baked pastries at your hotel before checking out. This morning your private captain will take you by boat to Sorrento long adored by foreigners, especially during the “Grand Tour” of the 17th and 18th centuries. There is plenty to see and do, and you’ll have free time to take in the shopping and sights of the old town. The lovely cloister of the Chiesa di San Francesco is a “must.” Shopping ideas include Sorrento cameos, inlaid wood and antiques, coral, embroidery and lace, and of course, gourmet shopping (olive oils, Limoncello, wines, sun-dried tomatoes, bags of herbs, etc.).

    At lunchtime, transfer to Vico Equense, where you will be dining at the mythical 2 Michelin starred Torre del Saracino, run by the exuberant Chef Gennaro Esposito. You’ll sit down to a tasting menu of Gennaro’s best seasonal dishes, paired with excellent local Campania wines from fine estates

    After a tantalizing lunch, you’ll drive to Pompeii. This ancient Roman city was buried in volcanic ash when Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79AD. The story is one of the most intriguing in Italian history, and you’ll have your professional art guide take you around the excavation site to bring history to life. After a three-hour walking tour of the archeological site and museum, head into nearby Naples where you’ll spend the last evening. Tonight is yours to relax and pack.

  10. Naples

    Arrivederci

    Buon Viaggio!
    Buon Viaggio!
    • None
    • Full breakfast
    • Private Chauffeured Mercedes

    This morning your driver will transfer you from your hotel to the airport in Naples, and this concludes your phenomenal luxury tour on the Amalfi Coast. You’ll bring back lots of gourmet goodies with you, and a lifetime of memories. Arrivederci!

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Cellar Tours is a Luxury Travel Specialist, operating since 2003 and offering exclusive Mercedes chauffeured Gourmet Vacations in Chile, France, Italy, Ireland, Portugal, South Africa, and Spain. We specialize in luxurious custom designed vacations, events and incentives related to food and wine. We are proud members of Slow Food, UNAV (Travel Agency Association in Spain), and the IACP (International Association of Culinary Professionals).

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