Your 14-Day Cruising Itinerary for a Perfect Trip on the Amalfi Coast, Sicily and the Aeolian Islands

taormina bay, SICILY

Whether you’re seeking true extravagance or pure relaxation, we have chosen the perfect 14-day itinerary that has it all

Some of the world’s most startling and beautiful coastline is to be found along the Amalfi Coast, Sicily and the Aeolian Islands, and a fourteen-day luxury cruise is the perfect way to experience it all in style. As you relax on your lavish private yacht there are marvelous views and vistas galore, idyllic beaches and secluded coves for blissful sunbathing, and even fascinating medieval shipwrecks to explore. However the ocean towns and hillside villages, the vast and varied landscapes you will visit also offer a wealth of history and culture, world-class cuisine and sophisticated luxury, as decades of elite visitors before you have discovered.

The Amalfi Coast has long been the destination of choice for the world’s VIP travelers, who have delighted in its picturesque towns, cut into sheer hillsides and offering majestic views of the sea, palatial glamour, unique cultural experiences and one-of-a-kind shopping. Meanwhile the striking volcanic landscape of the Aeolian Islands offers outstanding opportunities for pampering, and a stylish VIP party scene on Panarea which is not to be missed. Sicily is an island with a melting pot culture expressed in strong local culinary traditions and magnificent architecture, and a dramatically varied landscape of towering mountains, green valleys and golden beaches lapped by the bluest of seas. Its many unique and fascinating towns include glamorous beach resort Taormina, a long-standing celebrity favorite, and Ragusa, a beautiful baroque village hemmed by valleys and a center of wonderful gourmet cuisine. All these magical destinations have inspired musicians, artists, writers and cinema stars, from John Steinbeck and Audrey Hepburn to Roberto Rossellini and Richard Wagner, and maintain rich cultural identities with regular film festivals, yacht races and spectacular concerts throughout the year. Our highlights and recommendations can help you sample the best of it all.

➤ Arrive in Naples

Day 1: Naples to Ischia

Day 2: Ischia to Capri

Day 3: Capri to Positano

Day 4: Positano to Amalfi and Ravello

Day 5: Amalfi to Stromboli (overnight)

Day 6: Stromboli to Panarea

Day 7: Panarea to Lipari, Salina and Vulcano

Day 8 – 9: Lipari to Taormina

Day 10: Taormina to Catania

Day 10: Catania to Syracuse

Day 11: Syracuse to Ragusa

Day 12 –13: Ragusa to Agrigento (overnight)

Day 14: Agrigento to Palermo and disembark