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Things to do in Meta, Italy

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From Sorrento: Amalfi and Positano Full-Day Trip by Boat

1. From Sorrento: Amalfi and Positano Full-Day Trip by Boat

Tour the beautiful Amalfi coast by boat with stops in Amalfi and Positano. Enjoy a light lunch on board with free time to explore the towns and to swim and snorkel. Relax on the boat while taking in the dramatic views of this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Board the boat for a cruise around the Bay of Salerno to Amalfi. During the cruise, pass Nerano, the Emeraldo Grotto, and Li Galli Island. Sunbathe on the decks and beaches, or swim and snorkel in the shimmering waters. Arrive at the port of Amalfi and enjoy free time to explore this beautiful town. Then head towards the next stop, Positano the Pearl of the Amalfi Coast. Admire its famous pink and white houses and see the domed cathedral.

From Naples: Pompeii and Sorrento Full-Day Tour

2. From Naples: Pompeii and Sorrento Full-Day Tour

On this full-day tour from Naples you will visit the ancient city of Pompeii and the town of Sorrento. You will be picked up either at your hotel or one of the meeting points in the morning. Head to Pompeii to explore one of the most fascinating places in the Province of Naples with a professional guide. Here you can learn the history of the rich and populated Roman town that was buried under tons of volcanic ash after the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in the year 79 AD. Almost 2,000 years later, you have the opportunity to discover the everyday life of the Imperial Age and imagine the panic of the people before the city was so disastrously buried. On the 2-hour walking tour, your guide will show you fascinating places such as the Forum, the Thermal Baths, the Lupanar, and House of the Vettii with its beautiful frescos. After visiting Pompeii, you will take a brief stop for lunch before heading towards the Sorrento coast. On the way there you can admire the medieval castle, the town of Castellammare di Stabia Comes, the small and enchanting beaches of Vico Equense and Seiano, and the typical Mediterranean vegetation of lemon and orange trees. You will also stop at the panoramic viewpoint in Meta di Sorrento to look up to the wonderful sight of the bay overlooking the sea. You will visit Sorrento and take a 1-hour tour of the town. Here you will walk through the narrow streets and see the stores and little workshops as the guide shows you around the most renowned places. Visit the Villa Comunale, from where you can admire the breathtaking scenery and the beauty of the coast as far as Punta Campanella and Capri Island.

Naples: Full-Day City Tour with Pompeii and Sorrento

3. Naples: Full-Day City Tour with Pompeii and Sorrento

Get picked up from your accommodation, cruise terminal, or Naples Central Station in the morning and begin your tour. Start with 2 hours of sightseeing in a minibus with a small-group tour led by a professional guide. Make your first stop at the cathedral to visit the Royal Chapel of the Treasure of St. Januarius and Santa Restituta.  Drive to the Town Hall square and see the New Castle, built by the French family of Anjou. Continue on to the Posillipo area and stop at Saint Antonio's Church, where you can see the best view of the city and the bay. Return into the city center and Piazza del Plebiscito. See the front of the Royal Palace, the beautiful church of St. Francesco di Paola in its neoclassic style, the Umberto I Gallery, and the San Carlo Theater. Next, drive to Pompeii where your tour guide will show the most fascinating places like The Forum, Thermal Baths, Vetti’s house, and “Lupanare”, burnt by volcanic ashes and lapilli during the eruption in 79 A.D. After the visit, make a brief stop for lunch and depart toward Sorrento's coast. Along the way, admire the medieval castle from which the name of the famous town Castellammare di Stabia comes, the small and enchanting beaches of Vico Equense and Seiano, and typical Mediterranean greenery such as lemon and orange trees. Stop at the panoramic viewpoint in Meta di Sorrento to look up to the wonderful sight of the bay overlooking the sea. Stop in Sorrento for a brief visit to the town for about 1 hour. Your guide will show you the most renowned places walking through the enchanting narrow streets full of stores and little workshops. Continue to one of the most scenic places in Sorrento: the Villa Comunale, where you can admire the gulf views and see as far as Punta Campanella and Capri Island. Return to Naples at around 5:15 PM.

Amalfi Coast Sightseeing Bike Tour

4. Amalfi Coast Sightseeing Bike Tour

You will leave Sorrento and head to Meta passing through the small towns of Sant’Agnello and Piano di Sorrento. In Meta you will do the first difficult phase of the tour: a 5km uphill road with a slope of 4-5% until the hamlet of Colli di San Pietro, then you will go downwards until the start of Highway 163 towards Amalfi. The first section of the highway is curvy and goes downwards. The view is breathtaking; it will be hard not to be tempted to stop and take a picture. Before getting to Positano, the road goes upwards for 1.5 km, but the enthusiasm to arrive at the pearl of the Amalfi Coast will give you energy. You will bike along the curvy roads of the Amalfi Coast passing through the famous towns of Praiano and Positano until reaching the Amalfi Cathedral. Once you have arrived in Amalfi, you will stop for about 30 minutes to stroll along the traditional alleys and visit the beautiful Saint Andrew Cathedral. You will then go back to Sorrento biking along the same way. The bike tour will end in Sorrento after having covered approximately 60 km.

Naples: Airport or Train Station Transfer to Sorrento & Back

5. Naples: Airport or Train Station Transfer to Sorrento & Back

Start your Holiday with no stress and with a VIP Service Travel comfortably and relax as you're transferred by a chauffeur on a private, air-conditioned car from Naples Capodichino Airport or from Naples Centrale FS Train Station in a timely manner to your Hotel or Accomodation in Sorrento Coast. You can book also a pick up from your Hotel in Sorrento to Naples Airport; Avoid the hassle of public transportation, the expense of last-minute taxis, and the confusion of finding your way around a foreign country with a transportation service available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Sorrento: Boat Tour to Pompeii & Vesuvius with Lunch & Wine

6. Sorrento: Boat Tour to Pompeii & Vesuvius with Lunch & Wine

Enjoy 4 amazing experiences in a day !!! Boat Tour from Sorrento to Castellammare di Stabia with free bar service, Limoncello tasting, stop for swim and snorkel and relax to the rhythm of music. • Enjoy a 2 hours tour of Pompeii Ruins with an official guide. • Visit a local farm and wine producer on the Vesuvius and enjoy a tasty brunch and wine tasting in the vineyard. • Visit the Vesuvius crest, walking on the edge of the crater. Admire the stunning sightseeing on the gulf and on the entire city of Naples. All transfers and experiences will be lead by someone of our staff. This is a very small group tour, (8 maximum) so you’ll get the right attention all the time. Sail along Sorrento coast and arrive in Marina di Stabia Port in Castellammare di Stabia in about 30 minutes. Here you’ll drop-off and our hostess will take you to our private minivan/minibus just a few meters away. Reach the Pompeii Archaeological Park in about 15 minutes of panoramic trip. Here an official and authorized guide will help you enjoy a 2.5 hours visit all around the site, telling you everything about this ancient city and Vesuvius explosion event. Ones finished the visit to Pompeii Ruins, using our minivan/minibus, we’ll depart for a farm, restaurant and wine factory of Russo family on Vesuvius. Here this very old Vesuvius established family, will welcome us and, after a little briefing about their farm and wines, we’ll have a tasty brunch made of typical local food specialties and a delicious wine tasting of their wines, will be 5 different After lunch, we’ll start again for a new adventure on Vesuvius, in fact in a 15 minutes, we’ll be on the crest in order to visit the cratere. You’ll have the chance to walk on the edge of the cratere and see inside. An official guide will care about you all the time. Finished the visit on the top of Vesuvius, we’ll depart to return to the Marina the Stabia Port, where our hostess will take you to the boat in order to live the last experience of the day, the boat tour. We’ll sail along the Sorrento coast, admiring villages of Vico Equense, Seiano, Meta di Sorrento and Piano di Sorrento. We’ll stop in front of "Turtle Beach" in Vico Equense for swim, snorkel, toast with Prosecco and Limoncello, taste a selection of typical local food specialties and relax to the rhythm of music. Enjoy all our equipment and take advantage of the free bar. When ready to go, we’ll depart in order to come back to Sorrento Port, where we’ll greet.

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What people are saying about Meta, Italy

Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 68 reviews

Outstanding. The best small group tour we’ve experienced. Tony, our guide, was engaging, informative, enthusiastic…a great host. The 90 minute stops on Amalfi and Positano were the right length…this is not a tour focused on the two towns, it’s all about the scenery and the ride. We’ve been to the Amalfi Coast three times, and you really can’t fully appreciate it until you see it be boat. It is truly awesome. It was a perfect way to spend a day, well worth it. We’d do it again!!

Went with wife during honeymoon. Amazing experience and quick day trip to see the coastal cities! Small group/boat was perfect and hotel pickup was extremely convenient as well. Totally recommend!

Our trip through Amalfi Coast was wonderful! A small group on individuals from all over the world, our guide and skipper were most informative.

We had an amazing excursion. Mario and Francisco were the best!

Very good trip , the visit in Pompeii was excellent .