SALERNO AND VIETRI SUL MARE
Abfahrt by bus G.T. for Salerno. The incomparable suggestion of the Amalfi Coast and the uncontaminated beauty of the Cilento Coast find a natural point of meeting in Salerno, with its ancient and prestigious cultural traditions, it’s today worthy of the fame and of the shine that have characterized it since ancient time. It was colony of the Romans, of the Byzantines, that built the famous Castle Arechi, of the Longobard, of the Norman ones, that elected Salerno capital of their dominoes in southern Italy, building the stately Cathedral and founding the famous Medical School of Salerno of which are still repeated , sometimes ignoring the origin of it, some wiseman precepts.
The city is made up of a picturesque, medieval part, thickened on the slope of the hill, and of a modern part, along the sea, very frequented in the daytime for the shopping and at night for the numerous night-clubs and restaurants that make it a vivacious destination of fun.
Free time for the lunch. At the end transfer to Vietri Sul Mare, nice village set to the beginning of the "divine" Amalfi Coast and famous all over the world for the ceramic working. Free time for the shopping in the numerous ceramic shops. In the evening return to the hotel.
PAESTUM AND VELIA
Departure by bus G.T. for Paestum, one of the richest Greek colonies in Southern Italy. Tour in the archaeological zone of the ancient Poseidonia and visit of the temples of Neptune, Cerere and the most ancient Basilica; visit of the Museum where is preserved the beautiful Grave of the Diver, one of the most interesting example of funeral painting. Free time to enjoy the beautiful beach of Paestum. Tour through the town of Velia, ancient Greek city that represents one of the most important archaeological site of the south Italy. Visit of the archaeological zone. Free time. In the evening return to the hotel.