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School Geography Trip to Naples and Sorrento

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A geography school trip to Naples and Sorrento provides your students with the opportunity to learn more about life in the shadow of a volcano!

The area around Naples is regarded as one of the most stunning regions of Europe. Each location offers a wealth of options to the geographer, with dramatic landscapes and a strong volcanic presence, as well as offering the opportunity to visit Mt. Vesuvius and the buried towns of Pompeii and Herculaneum.

Sorrento is also a fantastic base for exploring the breathtaking Amalfi Coast and the enchanting Isle of Capri, both of which offer great opportunities to study coastal and rural environments, as well as tourism.

Thinking of turning this into a cross-curricular trip? Naples and Sorrento also offer plenty of exciting opportunities for Italian, classical studies and food technology.

Suggested Itinerary (4 days, 3 nights)

Day 1/4

Morning

Morning

Flight from UK

Afternoon

Afternoon

Meet coach and transfer from airport to the Phlegraean Fields

Onward journey to hotel in the Sorrento Peninsula

Visit local area on foot

Evening

Evening

Evening meal at hotel

Day 2/4

Morning

Morning

Visit Vesuvius National Park

Afternoon

Afternoon

Explore the archaeological site of Pompeii

Evening

Evening

Evening meal at hotel

Visit to Sorrento town

Day 3/4

Morning

Morning

Board coach for full day excursion of Amalfi Coast

Afternoon

Afternoon

Full day excursion to Amalfi Coast including Positano, Amalfi and Ravello

Evening

Evening

Evening meal at hotel followed by bowling

Day 4/4

Morning

Morning

Check out of accommodation

Visit to Tennulo Mozzarella cheese farm

Afternoon

Afternoon

Transfer to Naples/Rome Airport for return to UK

What's included?

  • tick icon3 nights' half-board accommodation
  • tick iconAirport tax and passenger duty at current rates
  • tick iconAirport transfers in resort
  • tick iconATOL protected return flights from the UK
  • tick iconComprehensive travel and medical insurance
  • tick iconDetailed information pack
  • tick iconExcursion to Phlegraean Fields/ZTL with local coach parking
  • tick iconExcursions to Vesuvius/Pompeii and Herculaneum
  • tick iconFree staff place ratio 1:10
  • tick iconItinerary planning service
  • tick iconVamoos travel app - giving you access to all your trip documents on your phone or tablet
  • tick iconVAT at current rates to tour operators

Educational activities and visits

Amalfi Coast

Amalfi Coast

The world famous Amalfi Coast is indicated by the street that stretches out acrossthe whole of the gulf of Amalfi,and… Read More

Archaeological Site of Pompeii

Archaeological Site of Pompeii

The small southern Italian town of Pompeii entered the history book in AD79 when it was destroyed by a volcanic… Read More

Botanical Garden of Naples (Orto Botanico)

Botanical Garden of Naples (Orto Botanico)

The Orto Botanico is part of the University of Mathematical, Physical and Natural Sciences complex and, with a great number… Read More

Capri Island

Capri Island

Luxuriant, extraordinary and witha mild climate, Capri is a Mediterranean island of calcareous origin that has been visited over the… Read More

Herculaneum Archaeological Site

Herculaneum Archaeological Site

When Vesuvius erupted on 24th August AD 79, it engulfed the two flourishing Roman towns of Pompei and Herculaneum, as… Read More

National Archaeological Museum of Naples

National Archaeological Museum of Naples

The National ArchaeologicalMuseum of Naples is one of the most important and leading archaeological museums in the world. It contains… Read More

Underground Naples (Napoli Sotterranea)

Underground Naples (Napoli Sotterranea)

First used by the Greeks and then by the Romans to build the city walls, temples and private residences, the… Read More

Vesuvius National Park

Vesuvius National Park

The volcano whose eruption destroyed Pompeii, Vesuvius' menacing presence can be seen from anywhere in the Bay of Naples. Vesuvius… Read More

Virtual Museum of Archaeology (MAV)

Virtual Museum of Archaeology (MAV)

The Virtual Museum of Archaeology (or MAV) is based on the ancient Roman town of Herculaneum and is sited 100… Read More

Cultural activities and visits

Museum of Wine & Olive Oil

Museum of Wine & Olive Oil

TheMuseum of Wine and Olive Oil in Torgiano isrun by the Fondazione Lungarotti. Set up by the well-known local wine-making… Read More

Olive Oil Factory

Olive Oil Factory

Start off your visit to this olive oil factory with a walk round the olive grove where you can listen… Read More

Pizza Experience

Pizza Experience

Give your students the opportunity to learn how to make a true Napolitan pizza atthis typical Sorrento Farm. To finish… Read More

Pozzuoli

Pozzuoli

Pozzuoli is a city of the province of Naples, in the Italian region of Campania. The town has a number… Read More

Tenuta Vannulo Mozzarella Farm

Tenuta Vannulo Mozzarella Farm

During the tour, you will watch many years of experience and knowledge at work when viewing thedemonstration onhow to make… Read More

Accommodation

Hotel Florida
Hotel Florida
Hotel Girasole
Hotel La Pergola
Hotel Mary
Hotel Florida

The Hotel Florida 3* it’s a familiar hotel located in a pleasant and calm residential area of Sorrento surrounded of green gardens and orange trees.Close by you can admire the beautiful bay of Sorrento and the entire Gulf of Naples and the Vesuvius.The hotel has 35 guest rooms all equipped with shower, TV and Wi-Fi connection.Groups are usually accommodated in twins or triple rooms and staff in twins.The Hotel also has an outdoor swimming pool, a wide solarium, a bar and a restaurant where you can enjoy a buffet style breakfast served every morning.

Hotel Florida

The Hotel Florida 3* it’s a familiar hotel located in a pleasant and calm residential area of Sorrento surrounded of green gardens and orange trees.Close by you can admire the beautiful bay of Sorrento and the entire Gulf of Naples and the Vesuvius.The hotel has 35 guest rooms all equipped with shower, TV and Wi-Fi connection.Groups are usually accommodated in twins or triple rooms and staff in twins.The Hotel also has an outdoor swimming pool, a wide solarium, a bar and a restaurant where you can enjoy a buffet style breakfast served every morning.

Hotel Girasole

The Girasole Hotel is a lovely family run hotel in Sorrento which gives a warm and friendly welcome to its guests.The Hotel is situated in a quiet position, just outside the historical centre of Sorrento.The hotel offers 39 guestrooms spread over 4 floors. All rooms are en-suite and have cable television, air conditioning and balconies.

Hotel La Pergola

This modern hotel boasts a lovely swimming pool with solarium, a garden surrounded by orange and lemon trees, restaurant, bar and communal room.The hotel offers 36 rooms, students will generally be accommodated in multi-bedded rooms and staff in twins. All rooms come with Satellite TV, telephone, air-conditioning and an en-suite bathroom.Your evening meal will be taken in the hotel restaurant which serves a variety of local and international dishes.

Hotel Mary

With magnificent views across the bay of Naples, the Hotel Mary is a friendly hotel with a traditional regional feel. The bedrooms, which sleep 1-4 persons are ensuite with air conditioning and haveSatellite TV and Safe.The hotel has its own beach, pool and jaccuzziIt is situated about 5 minutes walk from the town centre with its shops, restaurants and cafes.

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