The light-heartedness of cycling and the charm of the sea and the sailing boat: here is the Boat & Bike formula, which will give you the experience of a unique holiday, admiring from another perspective all the wonders of the Amalfi Coast.
The milestones of the Boat & Bike tour will be Positano, Praiano, Conca dei Marini, Amalfi, Ravello, Cetara and Vietri sul Mare, famous all over the world for their incomparable beauty.
We will sail along the beautiful Amalfi Coast with its picturesque colorful villages and large inlets lapped by a turquoise sea. Let yourself be pampered by our staff and spend unforgettable emotions.
ITINERARY IN BRIEF
Day 1: At 11:30 am welcome, meeting with the skipper and cycling guide, briefing,
provisions storage and boarding at the Acton dock in Naples.
After that, you’ll set sail to Positano. Estimated time: about 4 hours.
Arriving in Positano, you will visit at your pace the first jewel of the Amalfi Coast in which
hairpin bends of rock overlooking the sea alternate with enchanting alleys where you can
smell the scent of lemon and gorse.
In the evening: dinner on board or in a partner restaurant in Positano.
Day 2: Sail to Amalfi, with stops for a dip in the crystal clear water at the Grotta dei Gatti cave and at Furore Fjord. We will make a longer stop for a more relaxed swim in front of the Spiaggia della Vite beach or at the Conca dei Marini bay, then we will pass by the Arch of Love. Arrival in Amalfi.
Disembarkation and lunch at the Marina Grande restaurant on the beach.
After lunch, you’ll visit Amalfi, a town that gives its name to the whole coast. Its narrow streets full of small craft shops and the center of the village, Piazza del Duomo, with the beautiful Cathedral, make it a unique place.
Total Km by Bike: 45 – Elevation gain: 890 m
ITINERARY IN BRIEF
Day 3: Disembarkation at the port of Positano, meeting with the cycling guide and technical assistance, delivery of the bikes and helmet, departure for the bicycle tour.
You can choose from various models available: Trekking bike, Mtb, e-bike, road bike.
Difficulty: medium to high (if you’re not too fit, it is advisable to choose an e-bike).
Distance: about 41 km.
Duration: about 6/7 hours including visits and stops.
From Positano to Amalfi to Ravello, along the way we will stop for a coffee, a citrus juice and maybe also to taste the excellent “caprese sandwiches” (with tomato, basil and fiordilatte cheese) at the Locanda del Fiordo di Furore.
Saying goodbye to Ravello to head to Vietri sul Mare, we can stop at the Roman Villa in Minori and at Sal De Riso pastry shop to enjoy the “Delizie al Limone” (a typical dessert with lemon chantilly) or other sweets and ice creams.
We’ll stop at Erchie beach for a nice swim, and – upon our arrival in Vietri – we’ll visit the village and the Vietri ceramic craft shops.
Bike drop off before embarking.
For dinner you can sail to Cetara to try the food at the San Pietro restaurant, which specializes in dishes based on a traditional anchovy sauce called “colatura” and on blue fish.
In alternative, you can dine on board.
Day 4: The anchor is lifted and we set sail again towards Amalfi and Positano (to then
continue on to Naples). We’ll stop during the morning and the early afternoon for a swim in those places not yet explored previously, such as Cetara, Baia del Cavallo Morto (the Bay of the Dead Horse), the Bay of Capo di Conca. In Marina di Praia you can stop for lunch at the Locanda Costa Diva.
We’ll take it easy and set sail again after lunch and a restoring siesta .
We’ll arrive in Naples in the late afternoon / evening.
Overnight on board.
Day 5: check out in the morning and end of services (any transfers to the airport or station can be booked at an extra cost).
PRICES OF THE PACKAGE
Price per person (in double cabin) on a 40 feet sailing boat (6 berths):
• June / July / September / October: from € 990.00
• April to May : from € 890.00
Price per person (in double cabin) on a 60 feet sailing boat (11 berths):
• June / July / September / October: from € 850.00
• April to May: from € 780.00
Single cabin supplement: The cost will be calculated with a 50% increase compared to the double cabin and according to the season chosen.
Included in the package:
• Navigation and overnight stays onboard (at anchor);
• Outboard tender;
• Bicycle and helmet rental;
• Cycling guide;
• Technical assistance in tow during the bike tour;
• Final boat cleaning.
Not included in the package:
• Meals in restaurants and coffee breaks during the bike tour;
• Overnight in port: the cost per person will be calculated according to the season (it will
approximately be € 90.00);
• Provisions for the storeroom, which will be made on the first day (before boarding). The cost will approximately be € 60.00 per person;
• Bed linen and towels (€ 15.00 per person);
• Tickets for archaeological sites;
• Any tips;
• Extras and everything not mentioned in the "included in the package" section.
Important notice: Depending on the weather conditions, the skipper can decide on any route variations.
Custom made tours can be arranged on request.
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