DISCOVER & EXPLORE POMPEII & AMALFI

with La Habra Area Chamber of Commerce

October 17, 2018 to October 24, 2018

Day 1: 10/17/2018 - Depart USA

Today depart the U.S. on an international flight to Italy. (in-flight Meals)

Day 2: 10/18/2018 - Arrival in Sorrento

Arrive in Italy where you will be met by your program manager who will assist with your transfer to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure. Enjoy your time today either with a quick rest or begin your exploration of the beautiful Amalfi Coast. Later this afternoon, meet your program manager for a welcome cocktail and orientation.

Day 3: 10/19/2018 - Sorrento

After breakfast, enjoya guided walking tour though the city of Sorrento, full of fashionable shops and characteristic artisan shops selling local products and wares. The wonderful climate attracted Roman nobleman in ancient times, who came to Sorrento and built magnificent villas. Today Sorrento is a rich and elegant city, full of world class hotels and restaurants. Later, enjoy a local "Limoncello" session to learn about the tradition and secrets behind limoncello production. To end the day, a master "pastaio" or pasta maker, will teach you the art of Italian pasta making so you can go home and let your friends taste your new skill. Bellissimo! (B)

Day 4: 10/20/2018 - Sorrento / Capri

After breakfast, enjoy the day at leisure or take part in an optional guided excursion to Capri. Arrive at the pier and board your hydrofoil for your trip to the island of Capri, an enchanted island on the south side of the Gulf of Naples celebrated for its natural beauty since the time of the Roman Republic. Upon arrival, experience the "funicolare" and a walking tour of the historic city center. You will have an opportunity to visit the Gardens of Augustus, a retreat into a natural paradise, with a splendid view of the "Faraglioni" - nature's rock guardians of Capri. You will have free time to explore this scenic wonderland, walk through the characteristic streets, shop in the fine boutiques, or just enjoy an espresso and pastry. (B)

Day 5: 10/21/2018 - Sorrento / Ravello / Amalfi / Positano

After breakfast, meet your program manager for your full day excursion of the Amalfi Coast. Also known as the %u2018CostieraAlmafitana', the Almafi Coast is a stretch of coastline on the southern side of the Sorrentine Peninsula extending from Positano in the west to Vietri sul Mare in the east. You will visit Ravello - the dramatic hillside town, famous for its Villa Rufolo, which was originally used as a watchtower when it was built in 1200 AD. Due to its high altitude, Villa Rufolo is a great tourist destination offering breathtaking views and beautiful gardens. Continue to Amalfi and its historic center. You may want to enjoy Saint Andrea Cathedral, the Cloister of Paradise and even some shopping. Stroll through the streets and "piazzetta", lined with orange and lime trees. Try the local pastries and "espresso Napoletano", or perhaps sample one of the many flavors of gelato. According to local legend, Positano was founded by a group from Paestum who fled there to avoid the attacks of the Saracens. Positano is located in one of the most beautiful valleys of the Amalfi peninsula. At the center of town you can see the brightly colored "maiolica" dome of Santa Maria Assunta, the main church of Positano. (B)

Day 6: 10/22/2018 - Sorrento / Pompeii

After breakfast we will travel to Pompeii, one of Italy's most famous and unique archeological sites. Frozen in time when it was covered by volcanic ash during the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in A.D. 79., Pompeii is now a World Heritage site which offers a glimpse back in time to life during the height of the Roman Empire. (B)

Day 7: 10/23/2018 - Amalfi Coast / Day at Leisure

After breakfast at your hotel, you have the day at leisure for shopping, strolling or perhaps enjoy an optional tour to Naples. As the capital of the Campania region, Naples is known for its rich history and art. Since the city and pizza are synonymous be sure to sample pizza from a local Neapolitan pizzeria. (B)

Day 8: 10/24/2018 - Rome post-tour departure day

After breakfast and check-out, board your private motor coach, one last time, for your transfer to the Airport and your return flight home. OR Depart the hotel in Minori for Rome (if applicable) where you will enjoy a tour of the city with your guide. Later, you may wish to explore the city on your own or take the "hop on hop off" bus around town to explore the city and key attractions a little more or simply wander the city streets while shopping and dining in one of the many pizzeria`s in town. (B)
LEGEND: ( ) = Included meal, B = Breakfast, D = Dinner, DB = Dinner Banquet, L = Lunch
Highlights:<br/>• Round trip scheduled airfare into Italy<br/>• 6 Nights accommodation at first class hotel in Sorrento<br/>• Breakfast daily at the hotel <br/>• Transfers and sightseeing as indicated in the itinerary, with assistance, by deluxe motorcoach<br/>• Welcome cocktail<br/>• Full day guided excursion to Positano and Ravello/Sorrento & Amalfi/Pompeii<br/>• 24 Hour Hospitality desk daily at the hotel<br/>• Enjoy a “Limoncello” with sampling of the products<br/>• Pizza demonstration and tasting<br/>• Pasta demonstration and tasting
Room Type 
Price Per Person
Single
$3549.00
Twin
$2949.00
Double
$2949.00
Triple
$2916.00
Price Changes
The price is subject to supplemental price increases after the date of purchase due to additional charges imposed by a supplier or government for increased fees, fuel surcharges, taxes, fluctuations in foreign exchange markets, or a combination thereof.
Make your $450 deposit today and the balance of payment by check, and you will receive a $200 per person discount.
NAPLES TOUR (MIN 20 PPL)
Naples, Napoli in Italian, is the third most-populated & the largest city in Southern Italy. On this private excursion, you’ll first visit the historical city center in the morning which includes: Spaccanapoli, San Domenico Maggiore church, San Gregorio armeno district, Santa Chiara* and Piazza del Gesù Nuovo. After some sightseeing you’ll enjoy a Pizza lunch in the historical center and a walking tour in the afternoon of the “monumental” Naples: Maschio Angioino, Galleria Umberto, Teatro San Carlo*, Royal Palace* and Piazza Plebiscito. *External Visits, but if you’d like you can go inside by paying the entrance fee. Unexpected delays could alter the itinerary, due to traffic, unexpected walking difficulties etc.
Per Person Price: $99.00
VATICAN TOUR AND THE SISTINE CHAPEL (MIN 20 PPL)
Guided tour of the Vatican & the Sistine Chapel
Accompanied by our guide, you will enjoy a unique and exciting tour of the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel. Brilliantly decorated and lined with masterpieces, the Museums brim with treasures and history. (Price includes reservations fees and headsets)
Per Person Price: $119.00
DINNER PACKAGE - 4 NIGHTS
Per Person Price: $100.00
ISLE OF CAPRI (MIN 20 PPL)
A full day tour of the island of Capri is without doubt, a unique and truly exhilarating experience. The spectacularly dramatic coast of Capri is characterized by numerous creeks, tiny bays and caves.
On sunny days, beneath the crystal clear waters, one can admire a seabed rich in flora and fauna, including great banks of poseidonia oceanica, of such vital importance for the health of the sea. Enjoy the traditional village of Anacapri with free time and lunch on your own. Includes boat transportation to and from the Isle of Capri. This program is subject to cancellation due to weather and sea conditions, in which case it may not be possible to visit. If this is the case, you would be taken on a tour of Caserta, which is sure to please. The palace of Caserta is known all over the world as the Versailles of Naples and is one of the priceless treasures of this region. In the estate you can admire the stunning nativity scene made in terracotta and iron, the richly decorated rooms with marbles and stucco, the throne hall and the rooms of the seasons which are adorned by frescoes, porcelain vases, mirror frames, chandeliers etc. The majestic Royal Park is spread over an area of about 120 acres. In the park, several wonderful fountains lead to an impressive waterfall of 250 feet. Lunch will be served with a glass of wine. In 1997, the palace was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Per Person Price: $139.00
ROME POST-TOUR
Additional 2 nights includes: Transfers to Rome, Guided City Tour of Rome, hotel accommodations in city-center, breakfast each morning, and transfers to the Rome Airport for flights home to the U.S.
Fall in love with this breath-taking city, where every sight brings awe and wonder with a rich blend of artistic and architectural masterpieces, classical ruins, and extravagant baroque churches and piazzas. Rome, Italy is one of many popular tourist destinations in Europe. It is composed of world- famous landmarks still standing from when Rome was at the height of her power. Today, it is one of the world’s most important cities. Tour the magnificent “Eternal City,” explore the famous Colosseum and the Roman Forum, visit St. Peter’s Square, walk up the Spanish Steps, and even throw coins into the Trevi fountain.
Room Type
Price
Single
$799.00
Double
$599.00
Triple
$569.00
*Optional Tours and Tour Extensions require minimum participation numbers and as such are subject to cancellation, change and price changes based upon participation rates.*
Payments:
Refunds and Cancellations:
Cancellations made more than 130 days prior to departure for any reason, will be issued a refund less $150 per person. Cancellations made 129 days to 110 days prior to departure date will receive a refund less $450 per person. Cancellations made 109 to 61 days prior to departure date will receive a refund of 50% of the total trip cost. Any cancellations made within 60 days of departure will be charged 100% of total trip cost. Written notice of cancellation is required and is effective when received by Chamber Discoveries during normal business hours.
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Terms & Conditions:
This trip is arranged by Chamber Discoveries ("CD"), a DBA of Adelman Travel Systems, Inc., a Wisconsin corporation. It has made the travel arrangements as agent for the transportation carriers & other suppliers ("SUPS") of services connected with the tour, all of which are independent contractors. CD in no way owns or operates the vehicles or facilities to be used during the trip, & does not guarantee or assume responsibility for the acts &/or omissions of SUPS, their employees, agents, etc. All bookings are accepted subject to the conditions imposed by SUPS & CD, including airline, cruise line, rail, coach, hotel, restaurants, insurance, & other companies, firms or persons concerned with the trip, & CD will make no refund in the event of their delay, cancellations, overbooking, strike, bankruptcy, force majeure or for elements of the package not used by customer. If there is a difference between CD Conditions & those published by a SUP, the higher cost conditions shall apply. CD reserves the right to cancel a trip, change the itinerary, airline, hotel or adjust rates whenever in its sole judgment conditions warrant, or if CD deems it necessary for your comfort, convenience or safety. Optional Tours and Tour Extensions require minimum participation numbers and as such are subject to cancellation, change and price changes based upon participation rates. Trips outside the USA require a valid U.S. passport. You are responsible for, & release CD from passport, visa, vaccination requirements, & safety conditions in travel destinations. CD strongly recommends you purchase appropriate cancellation/medical/baggage insurance for the trip, which is available from CD. For medical information, call the U.S. Public Health Service at 301-443-2403, & for U.S. State Department travel advisories, 202-647-5225. CD reserves the right to decline to accept any person as a member of the tour, or to require any participant to withdraw from the trip at any time who presents a significant risk to the health & safety of themselves or others which cannot be eliminated or reduced to an acceptable level by CD’s reasonable accommodation. CD reserves the right to cancel a tour prior to departure, & in such cases all payments made will be refunded & shall constitute full settlement. Chamber Discoveries, 1300 E. Shaw Ave, Suite 127, Fresno, CA 93710, Phone (559) 244-6600. This seller of travel is not a participant in the California Travel Consumer Restitution Fund. California law requires certain sellers of travel to have a trust account or bond. This business has a trust account. CST #2020386-50. In calculating the cost of your trip, CD has relied on your consent to these terms & in the absence of this release, the trip cost would have been higher. CD reserves the right to correct an error in advertised price prior to your final payment. The price is subject to supplemental price increases after the date of purchase due to additional charges imposed by a supplier or government for increased fees, fuel surcharges, taxes, fluctuations in foreign exchange markets, or a combination thereof. By clicking "I Agree" or by signing this agreement, you hereby consent to any post-purchase price increases & authorize us to charge your credit card for such additional amounts. Your initial payment to CD constitutes acceptance to these terms & a contract is made when your reservation & payment are accepted by CD at it offices & any dispute shall be governed by WI law & subject to the jurisdiction of Milwaukee County, WI.
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La Habra Area Chamber of Commerce, 321 E La Habra Blvd, La Habra, California 90631
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