Italy’s food is known the world over, from its fresh pasta to its succulent seafood. And, there are few better places to experience these bedrocks of Italian cuisine than on the Amalfi Coast. This short break takes in the best of it, as you spend three nights at a luxurious hotel, overlooking the coast near the town of Positano, coupled with an exclusive culinary experience in the company of a private-chef. Heading out to sea on a private yacht, you’ll be treated to a bespoke meals of local dishes to complete the ultimate culinary getaway.
As our guest, we want to treat you to the very best holiday experience. And, it all begins with included lounge access before your flight to Naples and an included private transfer to your luxury hotel, set high on the cliffs near the town of Amalfi. Enjoy a warm welcome on arrival, and settle into your contemporary room, as you get your first glimpse of those amazing Amalfi Coast views.
Stay: Villa Franca, Positano
You’ll have two days free to explore the Amalfi Coast at your own pace. Perhaps you’ll hire a car to explore the winding Blue Ribbon Road, which links the towns of Ravello, and Amalfi with some of the region’s lesser-known gems. For the ultimate experience, speak to our specialists about hiring a two-seater Italian sports car for the day. Or, you might decide to join a local expert for a guided tour of nearby Capri – a playground of the rich and famous. And, don’t forget the hotel itself, with its stunning infinity pool overlooking the coast.
Then, in the afternoon of your choosing, you’ll be met by your captain and private chef, to be whisked out along the coast on a private yacht for a bespoke gourmet culinary experience showcasing the very finest local specialities. And, you'll have the chance to swim and snorkel the azure waters of the Mediterranean sea, a refreshing and memorable experience.
Stay: Villa Franca, Positano
Breakfast & Lunch included
After a final breakfast at the hotel, a private transfer will take you to the airport for your flight home.
"For foodies, like myself, the Amalfi Coast is a sheer joy. Where else can you drive through lemon and orange groves to discover hidden trattorias serving up the freshest seafood and pasta? I've put together this break for gourmets short on time. You'll stay at what is one of my favourite Italian hotels – the views are among the best on the Amalfi Coast – with an afternoon culinary experience on board a yacht. I did it, and trust me, it ranks right up there with my top Italian experiences."
01 Jul - 30 Sep 2023 from: £5,145 pp
01 - 15 Oct 2023 from: £4,895 pp
The "Dine Aboard" experience is valid from 01 Jul - 15 Oct
Full day (8hrs) motoryacht private experience along the Amalfi coast with chef, skipper and hostess) including lunch, beach towels, soft drinks, and snorkeling equipment