The Real Amalfi Coast
Hotel La Primavera is a hidden treasure situated in the centre of Massa Lubrense, surrounded by the stunning coastlines of Sorrento and Amalfi. Immerse yourself in the local culture at this charming family run boutique hotel and enjoy the intimate atmosphere and exquisite Mediterranean cuisine as you dine on the terrace overlooking the enchanting views of Gulf of Naples and Capri. Explore the area with the hotel's guide and sample the simple genuine lifestyle of Southern Italy, with Pompeii, Sorrento, Positano and Amalfi nearby. Antonio Cacace from La Bella Italia Wellington welcomes you to his family run hotel La Primavera - a place where you can enjoy, feel, see, and taste the culture, history, traditions and products of la mia Italia.
Day 1: Naples > Nerano Transfer from Naples to a relais in Nerano, a small village of the Almafi coast, just across from the island of Capri. Dinner in the relais' own 2 star Michelin restaurant.
Day 2: Cooking Lessons > Sorrento Cooking lesson with the chef and prepare typical Italian dishes like paccheri pasta with pullet ragu and monkfish ravioli. Taste the dishes made in class, before spending the afternoon in Sorrento. Dinner in a local pizzeria.
Day 3: Cooking lesson Prepare dishes using fresh-caught fish from the small port: red mullet, freshly caught fried fish and "pezzogna" fish parcels with a curly scarola and pine nut salad. later visit a Sorrento farmhouse to taste local specialties and a mozzarella demonstration and tasting.
Day 4: Nerano > Positano Transfer to Positano and afternoon at leisure.
Day 5: Amalfi > Ravello Visit Positano, Amalfi aand Ravello and see the centuries old vineyards at heart of the Amalfi coast, Visit an award winning wine estate for a wine tasting experience Italian warmth and hospitality in a "lunch with the farmers."
Day 6: Capri Day spent at leisure; perhaps visit charming Capri by public hydrofoil or private boat from Positano.
Day 7: Depart Naples Transfer to Naples where arrangements conclude.
• 4 nights 4 star accommodation at La Primavera with breakfast • Two demonstration cooking lessons in La Primavera kitchen with local seasonal dishes • A typical Amalfi coast boat trip to Capri from the local fishing village • A guided visit to the 18th century 'Il Giardino di Viagliano' lemon grove including tasting of their products such as Risotto al Limone and limoncello • Passeggiata walk with guide around the historic Massa Lubrense region custom designed • Return transfers Naples to Massa Lubrense
Pricing (per person) $AUD