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Gardens in Ischia - Tour from Sorrento

  • When does it run?
    01 May - 30 Sep: Thursday
  • Start time
    Start time: 0900h (09:00am)
    Duration: 8 hours
  • Duration
    8 hours
Inclusions
  • English-speaking guide
  • Orientation drive of Ischia
  • Round trip transportation in coach

Key Highlights

  • Spend a relaxing day on the volcanic island of Ischia
  • You will take an orientation tour of the island by coach
  • Tour is led by a local guide and conducted by coach
  • Visit some of Ischia’s beautiful gardens

Overview

Embark on a tour of the beautiful island of Ischia in the Bay of Naples. wander through some of the beautiful gardens. The island’s unequalled natural beauty, turquoise seas and pristine beaches are a visual delight.

Ischia has a varied landscape made up of jagged cliffs, green open spaces and deep forests. The chalk white of the island villas contrast with the green of the vineyards, olive, orange and lemon groves. The island is renowned for the clear blue sea which surrounds it. Mount Epomeo, a dormant volcano, dominates the island.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    01 May - 30 Sep: Thursday

  • Duration

    8 hours

  • Start time

    Start time: 0900h (09:00am)
    Duration: 8 hours

  • Meeting Point

    Hotel pick up not included. Tour starts from outside Bar La Scogliera" (Marina Piccola - port of Sorrento).
    Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.

  • Ending Point

    The tour will return to the original departure point.

Itinerary

  • The tour starts from Bar Kambusa at 0900h (09:00am). Accompanied by a guide you will be taken by coach to Naples to board the hydrofoil to the breathtakingly beautiful Island of Ischia. You will be given some time to explore before being taken on an orientation of the main sights of the island. Ischia is a volcanic island dominated by Mount Epomeo. The historic city of Ischia, on the North East of the Island, is protected by the 15th century Ischia Castle, which is connected to the town by a narrow bridge. The tour ends at Sant'Angelo. This sea-side village and fishing hamlet typifies island life. Until a few years ago, the only transport on the island were the donkeys, which carried people and their wares up and down the hills. Now the donkeys have been replaced by electric cars, thus maintaining the unspoilt air of the island. You could visit Mortella Gardens. The Mortella Gardens are famous around the world for the large collection of rare and beautiful plants. Re-board the coach for a tour of the rest of the Island, arriving back at the port for your return hydrofoil journey. From Naples, return to Bar Kambusa in Sorrento, arriving at around 1700h (5:00pm).

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • English-speaking guide
  • Orientation drive of Ischia
  • Round trip transportation in coach
  • Lunch
  • Hotel pick up & drop off
  • Entrance to Mortella Gardens

Please note

Please call the local activity operator at least 24 hours prior to the start of the tour to confirm the departure details.

Additional info

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.

Customer Reviews

  • Nice Experience
    Ms Lidija Danaityte, Ireland 05/26/2014

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