10 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

10 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

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Fly to Naples, Ferry to Capri
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Capri, Island of Capri
— 1 night
Ferry to Sorrento, Drive to Matera
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Matera
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ravello
— 3 nights
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Drive to Naples, Ferry to Ischia, Drive to Forio
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Forio, Isola d'Ischia
— 1 night
Taxi to Ischia, Ferry to Naples
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Naples
— 2 nights
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Capri, Island of 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 (Sat), cruise along Via Krupp, make a trip to I Faraglioni, admire the natural beauty at Giardini di Augusto, take some stellar pictures from Belvedere Cannone, then take an in-depth tour of Villa San Michele, and finally pause for some photo ops at Natural Arch.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Capri trip planner.

Porto, Portugal to Capri is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to Matera.

Things to do in Capri

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

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Matera

Subterranean City

Famous for its resemblance to the ancient settlements of Jerusalem and Cappadocia, Matera remains one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Sassi di Matera, don't miss a visit to Casa Noha, then Head underground at Casa Grotta di Vico Solitario, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Santa Maria de Idris, and finally delve into the distant past at Cripta del Peccato Originale. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of Cattedrale di Matera, walk around Parco della Murgia Materana, examine the collection at Sassi in Miniatura, see the interesting displays at Museo Laboratorio della Civilta Contadina, then delve into the distant past at Materasum Ipogeo, and finally make a trip to Palombaro Lungo.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Matera trip website.

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Capri to Matera takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Matera when traveling from Capri in April, with lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can drive to Ravello.

Things to do in Matera

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

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Ravello

Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Explore hidden gems such as Villa Rufolo and Le Ville di Ravello. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ravello: Monte Finestra (in Tramonti) and Praiano (Spiaggia della Gavitella, I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos, &more). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, steep yourself in history at Santa Maria de Olearia, get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Ravello day trip website.

You can drive from Matera to Ravello in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Traveling from Matera in April, expect a bit warmer with lows of 17°C in Ravello. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Forio.

Things to do in Ravello

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Spas

Side Trips

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Forio, Isola d'Ischia

On the 30th (Fri), take in the awesome beauty at Monte Epomeo, steep yourself in history at Sant'Angelo (Serrara Fontana), then admire the natural beauty at Giardini Ravino, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa del Soccorso.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Forio trip builder tool.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Ravello to Forio in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In April in Forio, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Naples.

Things to do in Forio

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

2
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Naples

Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. On the 1st (Sat), delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park, look for gifts at Sol’Art Ceramiche, then get outside with Cilento, and finally explore the ancient world of Villa Imperiale. Here are some ideas for day two: brush up on your military savvy at Galleria Borbonica, contemplate the long history of Museo Cappella Sansevero, then don't miss a visit to Miglio Sacro, and finally see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Naples trip itinerary builder tool.

You can do a combination of taxi and ferry from Forio to Naples in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. April in Naples sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips