AMALFI

Boat tour and the ‘paper experience’ of the Museum of Paper


A relaxing and immersive trip to discover the beauty and the excellence of the Amalfi Coast. Dive into the atmosphere of Amalfi and be part of the creation of the famous Amalfi paper. It has a long and illustrious tradition and is one of the most important handmade Italian products.

Being the Museum housed in an ancient medieval paper mill still working, you will be able to witness the birth of the paper by the manufacturing conversion of the so called “stracci”.

Moreover, by joining the, not only will you witness the birth of paper but will take part to the art of creating it yourself.

Checklist of the trip:
  • Boat transfer to Amalfi 
  • Free tour in the town
  • Guided visit to the Museum of Paper
  • Return to the port, boarding and transfer to Sorrento

Included:

  • Boat shared with other participants
  • Panoramic seats to enjoy the Amalfi Coast during the transfer
  • Guided visit to the Museum of paper
  • Tickets include the “handmade experience”
  • Medical insurance

DURATION: 8 hours

DIFFICULTY: low

PERIOD: daily 

TIME: 09.00 a.m. – 5.00 p.m.

MEETING POINT: porto di Massa Lubrense

ID: AMA1

Boat trip to Amalfi with guided tour of the Cathedral and Paper Museum with handmade experience

Discover the magnificent city of Amalfi and dive into the history of the coastal city and its illustrious maritime tradition.
The journey will start from the main square, dedicated to Flavio Gioia, the navigator and creator of the first magnetic compass.
The tour will continue toward the Norman Cathedral staircase and then to the Arab-moresque Chiostro del Paradiso, well known for its artistic perspective features of arches and twists.
The trip will move along the the first stretch of the Valle delle Ferriere which leads to the ancient paper mill from the 13th century, also known as the Paper Museum.
Amalfi paper is renowned all over the world. It also has a long and illustrious tradition as one of the most important handmade Italian products.
By joining the tour, you will witness the birth of paper but also will take part to the art of creating it yourself.

Checklist of the trip:
  • Boat transfer to Amalfi. 
  • Tour leader joins the group at Piazza Flavio Gioia
  • Daily tour of the town, visit to the Cathedral and “Chiostro del Paradiso”
  • Guided visit to the Museum of Paper 
  • Return to the port, boarding and transfer to Sorrento

Included:

  • Boat shared with other participants
  • Panoramic seats to enjoy the Amalfi
  •  Coast during the transfer
  • Guided itinerary with licensed tour leader
  • Paper Museum includes the
  •  “handmade experience”, 
  • Entrance to the Cathedral  
  • Entrance to the Cloister of Paradise
  • Medical insurance
  • Welcome coffee

DURATION: 8 hours

DIFFICULTY: low

PERIOD: daily 

TIME: 09.00 a.m. – 5.00 p.m.

MEETING POINT: porto di Massa Lubrense

ID: AMA2

Positano and the “paper experience”
of the Amalfi Paper Museum

A relaxing and immersive trip to discover the beauty and the excellence of the Amalfi Coast. Dive into the vibes of Amalfi and Positano. Be part of the creation of the famous Amalfi paper. It has a long and illustrious tradition and is one of the most important handmade Italian products.
Being the Museum housed in an ancient medieval paper mill still working, you will be able to witness the birth of the paper by the manufacturing of the so called “stracci”.

Then you will enjoy Positano, the undisputed pearl of the Amalfi Coast. Here, everything is part of the Great Beauty. The cascade of gently collected colored houses, which resemble a nativity scene that meet the sea like a cascade.
You will love the view delighted by the flowery terraces, the stairways covered by marvellous pergolas of wisteria, jasmine and bougainvillea. Positano can be admired but you can also wear its tradition with the cotton and linen dresses in combination with the timeless and refined Positano sandals.

Checklist of the trip:
  • Boat transfer to Amalfi from Sorrento
  • Walk through the streets and rejoining of the group at the Paper Museum
  • Guided visit of the Museum 
  • Return to the port, boarding and transfer to Positano
  • Free time to soak up the atmosphere of the town
  • Return to the port, boarding and transfer to Sorrento

Included:

  • Boat shared with other participants
  • Panoramic seats to enjoy the coastal beauties during the transfer
  • Guided entrance to the Museum of paper
  • Tickets include the “handmade experience”
  • Medical insurance

DURATION: 8 hours

DIFFICULTY: low

PERIOD: daily 

TIME: 09.00 a.m. – 5.00 p.m.

MEETING POINT: porto di Massa Lubrense

ID: AMA3

Tour of Amalfi
dinner in Positano in a panoramic restaurant

Checklist of the trip:
  • Guided visit of Amalfi or Chiostro del Paradiso 
  • Dinner in Positano

Included:

  • Dedicated tour with Historian / archaeologist tour leader
  • Entrance tickets for Amalfi ‘Chiostro del Paradiso’
  • À la carte dinner in a panoramic restaurant in Positano
  • Medical insurance

DURATION: 7 hours

DIFFICULTY: low

PERIOD: daily 

TIME: 4.00 p.m. – 10.00 p.m.

MEETING POINT: Piazza Flavio Gioia – Amalfi

ID: AMO

ATRANI and AMALFI

Discover two of the beauties of the Amalfi coast. Dive into the history of the coastal cities and their illustrious maritime tradition.

The journey will start with the visit to Collegiata di Maria Penitente  whose parvise is a breath-taking panoramic point from which you can take superb photos.

The tour will continue toward the Norman Cathedral staircase and then to the Arab-moresque ‘Chiostro del Paradiso’, well known for its artistic perspective features of arches and twists.

*On request the visit to the Paper Museum can be added to the itinerary. Service subject to request during the booking request.

Checklist of the trip
  • Guided tour of Atrani
  • On foot walk to Amalfi from Hotel Luna
  • Guided visit of Amalfi and Chiostro del Paradiso (*possible on request addition)
  • Return by minivan from Amalfi

Included:

  • Transfer from hotel R/T 
  • Dedicated tour with Historian / archaeologist tour leader both in Atrani and Amalfi
  • Entrance tickets for Amalfi ‘Chiostro del Paradiso’
  • Welcome coffee
  • Medical insurance

DURATION: 8 hours

DIFFICULTY: low

PERIOD: daily 

TIME: 9 a.m. – 5.00 p.m.

MEETING POINT: Piazza Flavio Gioia – Amalfi

ID: ATA

AMALFI and CETARA
tasting of local products

Once arrived in Amalfi the guide will wait for you to introduce the numerous beauties of the maritime town. The tour will continue toward the Norman Cathedral and then to the Arab-moresque Chiostro del Paradiso, well known for its artistic perspective features of arches and twists.

The tour will continue in another pearl of the Amalfi coast: Cetara.

You will be accompanied by minivan and introduced to the beautiful village with a guided tour. 

At the end, there will be the tasting at a typical restaurant. The staff will show the famous process of colatura delle alici (the typical Cetarian way of preparing the worldwide known anchovy).

Checklist of the trip
  • Guided visit of Amalfi
  • Guided visit of Cetara
  • Tasting of typical products
  • Minivan transfer (if requested)

Included:

  • Transfer from hotel R/T (if requested)
  • Dedicated tour with Historian / archaeologist tour leader both in Atrani and Amalfi
  • Entrance tickets for Amalfi ‘Chiostro del Paradiso’
  • Welcome coffee
  • Medical insurance

DURATION: 8 hours

DIFFICULTY: low

PERIOD: daily 

TIME: 3 p.m. – 10.00 p.m.

MEETING POINT: Piazza Flavio Gioia – Amalfi

ID: ACE1-2