Sicily and the Amalfi Coast

Join magnificent Royal Clipper sailing along the Amalfi coast to charming towns and the volcanic Aeolian Islands on this 7-night tall ship cruise

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7 nights from £1430pp

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Embark in Civitavecchia, the port for Rome and cruise to the beautiful island of Ponza with its rocky coves and soaring cliffs, and on to Sorrento, perched overlooking the Bay of Naples where you can sample some of the locally-produced lemon liquor.

Explore Amalfi with its brightly-painted houses and atmospheric piazza, before taking the opportunity to visit historic Taormina, home to an impressive theatre.

Lipari, the largest of the volcanic Aeolian Islands is the final port of call before Royal Clipper returns to Civitavecchia.

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Sicily and the Amalfi Coast Itinerary

Day 1 - Civitavecchia (Rome, Italy)

Embark in Civitavecchia, the port for Rome.

Day 2 - Ponza - Palmarola

The island of Ponza has a beautiful coastline with rocky coves and cliffs which are rich in the precious mineral white betonite, sandy beaches and crystal clear water. It is also home to some excellent restaurants and has its own wine producing region. See the unique the character of the island which has one main road snaking up from the port to the north of the island, giving fantastic panoramic views. Continue to Palmarola, a beautiful island with natural grottos.

Day 3 - Sorrento

Sorrento is perched above the sea overlooking the Bay of Naples. Sample the locally-produced liquor, Limoncello at one of the cafes on Piazza Tasso, or perhaps take the Circumvesuviana train to nearby Pompeii.

Day 4 - Amalfi

Amalfi is chic and picturesque, with narrow lanes winding down to the sea in a cascade of brightly-painted houses. The atmospheric piazza is dominated by an 11th century Duomo and the impressive stairs which climb up to it. Neighbouring Positano is easy to reach by bus, where there are elegant boutiques and artisan's studios

Day 5 - Messina or Taormina

Dock in Messina, from where you can take an optional tour to Taormina. In 2019, Royal Clipper docks in Taormina.

Day 6 - Lipari

Lipari is the largest of the volcanic Aeolian Islands. After exploring the cliff-top citadel and taking refreshments along Vittorio Emanuele Street, perhaps hire a bicycle or scooter to discover more of the island. The little fishing town of Porticello and its beach are popular with locals, or for stunning views of the archipelago, follow the trail to Terme di San Calogero. Later, cruise past Stromboli.

Day 7 - At sea

Enjoy the facilities on board during a day at sea.

Day 8 - Civitavecchia (Rome)

Disembark in Civitavecchia.

The Captain reserves the right to alter the itinerary to suit wind and weather conditions.

Price Includes

  • 7-nights full board accommodation on Royal Clipper in chosen cabin category

Price Does Not Include

  • Flights and transfers
  • Port Charges
  • Optional excursions

Save 10% on 2019 departures PLUS exclusive £50pp discount on all departures! Book by 31 Jan 2019

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2018 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

Departure Date Brochure Price Blue Water Price
Ship: Royal Clipper
Jun 02; Jul 14, 21; Sep 01, 08£1610£1560

2019 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

Departure Date Brochure Price Blue Water Price
Ship: Royal Clipper
May 04, 11; Sep 07, 14, 21, 28; Oct 05, 12£1645£1430

Price Information

  • Prices are per person based on two people sharing a Cat 6 cabin.
  • Cabin upgrade supplements (2019 upgrades include early booking discount):
  • Cat 5 - 2018: £75pp 2019: £67pp
  • Cat 4 - 2018: £270pp 2019: £243pp
  • Cat 3 - 2018: £405pp 2019: £364pp
  • Cat 2 - 2018: £530pp 2019: £477pp
  • Cat 1 - 2018: £830pp 2019: £747pp
  • Deluxe Suite - 2018: £1695pp 2019: £1525pp
  • Owners Suite - 2018: £1965pp 2019: £1768pp
  • Port charges - £165pp
  • Third person sharing - 2018: £575 2019: £610
  • Guaranteed Single - 2018: £1945 2019: £1980
Large map for Sicily and the Amalfi Coast
Small map for Sicily and the Amalfi Coast
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