Experience ancient riches and Renaissance treasures, Baroque extravagance and robust artistry with the ultimate bonding experience during your personalized mother-daughter trip to Italy. Discover how the colors of Rome become more vivid in the galleries of the Vatican and glow from the coastal homes of Positano. Adventure stems from the dynamic ruins of Herculaneum and luxury emanates from the charismatic narrow lanes that wind through the main town of Capri. Make a deeper connection with the...
Rome – The Fascinating City of Rome with the Day at Leisure
The beauty of Rome is rooted in the preserved Medieval architecture and the ancient ruins that are scattered across the historical city center and invite both visitors and locals alike into the past. Flower stands fill the streets with the aromas of tulips and roses while restaurants intermittently emit the decadent scent of fresh espresso or mouthwatering pasta cooked with cheese and black pepper. Locals bask in the sunlight that often washes over the public piazzas to eat gelato or sip wine throughout the day. Your flight will land at Fiumicino Airport, where your private transfer will greet you upon arrival as you begin your Italian mother-daughter excursion. You will both quickly settle into the comforts of your luxury hotel near the heart of the vibrant city.
Enjoy the remainder of the day at your leisure to get acquainted with the Eternal City, known for changing with times over the course of 3,000 years. The boulevards and public squares, parks and shopping areas move with a swift pace and vibrant pulse. Take time to step out together for a wander as you settle any jet lag and get ready for your grand adventure.
Rome – Ancient Rome, as well as Renaissance and Baroque Beauty
Rome – The Galleries of Vatican City and Walk through the City
Naples – Naples Visiting the Luxurious Caserta Villa en route
Naples – Full Day Visiting Ancient Herculaneum and Pompeii
Naples – The National Archeology Museum and Bond in a Cooking Class
Positano – Climb Vesuvius and Visit a Vineyard on the Bay of Naples
Positano – Relaxing Day Discovering the Charms of the Amalfi Coast
Positano – Gorgeous Scenery and Classic Architecture of Capri
Positano – Depart for Home
- Step into the preserved wonders of ancient life in Italy with a guided tour of lesser-visited Herculaneum and the massive complex of famous Pompeii
- Bask in the charm of Positano, a beachside town built into the steep hills of the treasured Amalfi Coast
- Bask in the ethereal beauty of Michelangelo’s Pietà inside the grandeur of St. Peter’s Basilica when visiting Vatican City
- Indulge in the flavors of traditional pizza in the birthplace of the famous Italian dish with a private, mother-daughter cooking class in Naples
- Witness the marvelous feat of ancient engineering on a tour of the Colosseum to view impressive walls, incredible design, and the subterranean labyrinth
- Wander the extravagant halls and the vast garden of Caserta Palace, home to unspoiled furniture, intricate fountains, and the aesthetic of European Kings
- Reach the peak of Mount Vesuvius on a moderate hike, the infamous volcano responsible for preserving Pompeii and Herculaneum
- Reach deeper into history by visiting the villa of Roman Emperor Tiberius on the famous island of Capri for extravagant views
The magic of your 10-day mother-daughter Italy tour brings together the thrill of discovery and the wonder of history with fantastic highlights and distinctive perspectives of culture extending from Rome to the Amalfi Coast. Your trip will be customized to you two to enhance your mother-daughter experience. With a blend of the top destinations with exciting adventures and a continual feeling of luxury, your Italy tour will be steeped in history, accentuate the natural beauty, and emphasize the country’s treasured uniqueness in Rome, Naples, and Positano.
Your wonderful journey will begin with your arrival in Rome. Enjoy three nights in the Eternal City and an impressive display of art, historical preservation, and cultural significance. The city brims with ancient ruins dating back to the Roman Republic, and there are even hints of Etruscan antiquity to explore. The Colosseum and Forum exhibit the grandeur of the empire and Renaissance palaces maintain the captivating works of well-known artists from the Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque periods. Vatican City embodies the peak of the artistic masters who are represented in both in the design of the basilica and through the works that are displayed throughout the galleries that span multiple millennia of history.
Several nights spent in Naples will uncover a different side of Italy, as the chaotic city revels in its position by the sea and holds thousands of years of historical artifacts amassed through trade, conquering, and collections. The lavish design of Caserta Palace resulted in one of the largest royal complexes in Europe. Reach back in time to the ancient cities of Herculaneum and Pompeii, each offering insight into the lifestyles of Roman citizens in the 1st century AD. Sample the flavors of the traditional pizza Margherita with a private cooking class and develop a base for crafting the dish in the place pizza was born. Traverse the grand halls and the vibrant galleries of the National Archeological Museum for deeper insight into the masterful works of the ancient world uncovered during the archeological excavations of the buried cities around the Bay of Naples.
The next few nights spent in Positano will introduce you to the charm and the splendor of the Amalfi Coast. Spend time on a moderate hike to the peak of Mount Vesuvius for a different view of the volcanic summit that buried Pompeii and Herculaneum, but also offers a stunning view over the bay. Learn about a vineyard that is returning to the ancient production of vines and producing a wine nearly identical to its source-grape from Pompeii. Travel along the beauty of the Amalfi Coast to visit the numerous towns separated by the protruding mountainous crags and the shimmering Tyrrhenian Sea to reach Amalfi, Ravello, and Vietri sul Mare. Wander the gorgeous island of Capri at your leisure to enjoy the small towns, the majestic karsts, and the grand villas, including the former palace of Roman Tiberius. Consider learning more about our travelers’ best Mother Daughter vacation activities by reading their travel reviews.
$3,575 per person (excluding international flights)
Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.
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