11 days in Italy Itinerary

11 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rome
— 3 nights
2
Sorrento
— 1 night
3
Pompeii
— 1 day
4
Sorrento
— 1 night
5
Capri
— 1 day
6
Sorrento
— 1 night
7
Naples
— 1 night

3
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Colosseum and Vatican Museums are good opportunities to explore the local culture. For shopping fun, head to Via Condotti or ALEFBET. There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Pantheon, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, stroll the grounds of Vatican Necropolis, and steep yourself in history at Roman Forum.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Rome journey planner.

Sydney, Australia to Rome is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Rome is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Sydney in August, expect nights in Rome to be a bit warmer, around 24°C, while days are much hotter, around 38°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can catch the train to Sorrento.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Piazza Navona ©
Piazza Navona
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

1
night
Sorrento

A lovely town easily accessible from almost anywhere in the country, Sorrento overlooks the Bay of Naples and sits right on the Amalfi Drive.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): get engrossed in the history at MAR - Museo Archeologico Romano, take in the exciting artwork at Miniaci Art Gallery, then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St Francis Church and Convent, and finally make a trip to Piazza Tasso.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Sorrento vacation planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Sorrento in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Pompeii.

Things to do in Sorrento

Tours · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Positano
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Food Tours
Miniaci Art Gallery ©
Miniaci Art Gallery
MAR - Museo Archeologico Romano ©
MAR - Museo Archeologico Romano

1
day
Pompeii

Pompeii ©
Pompeii has been a tourist destination for more than 250 years.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Pontificio Santuario della Beata Maria Vergine del Santo Rosario di Pompei, delve into the distant past at Oplonti Villa di Poppea Ruins, then admire the landmark architecture of Villa dei Misteri, then explore the ancient world of Forum, and finally contemplate the long history of Pompeii Archaeological Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Pompeii online vacation maker.

Drive from Sorrento to Pompeii in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Pompeii are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Sorrento.

Things to do in Pompeii

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Oplonti Villa di Poppea Ruins
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Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Oplonti Villa di Poppea Ruins ©
Oplonti Villa di Poppea Ruins
Villa dei Misteri ©
Villa dei Misteri

1
night
Sorrento

Sorrento
For photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Sorrento online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Pompeii to Sorrento takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. You will leave for Capri on the 24th (Mon).

Things to do in Sorrento

Tours · Outdoors · Transportation

1
day
Capri

Capri ©
The island of Capri encompasses all the magical allure of the Mediterranean--dramatic blue waters, lush mountainous landscape, and picturesque island villages.
On the 24th (Mon), make a trip to Piazza Umberto I, stop by Eco Capri, stroll through Giardini di Augusto, then take a memorable drive along Via Krupp, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castiglione.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Capri online holiday maker.

You can ride a ferry from Sorrento to Capri in an hour. In August in Capri, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Sorrento.

Things to do in Capri

Historic Sites · Shopping · Scenic Drive
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Castiglione ©
Castiglione
Eco Capri ©
Eco Capri
Giardini di Augusto ©
Giardini di Augusto

1
night
Sorrento

Sorrento ©
On the 25th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Corso Italia and then enjoy the sand and surf at Villa di Pollio Felice - Bagni della Regina Giovanna.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Sorrento online trip builder.

You can ride a ferry from Capri to Sorrento in an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Naples.

Things to do in Sorrento

Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites
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Corso Italia
Corso Italia

1
night
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Naples journey builder app.

Getting from Sorrento to Naples by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 25°C. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Naples

Shopping
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Mario Talarico - Ombrelli da Sempre ©
Mario Talarico - Ombrelli da Sempre

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