11 days in Monopoli & Southern Italy Itinerary

11 days in Monopoli & Southern Italy Itinerary

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Train to Manchester, Fly to Brindisi
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Monopoli
— 3 nights
Drive
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Matera
— 2 nights
Drive
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Laino Borgo
— 1 night
Drive
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Ravello
— 2 nights
Drive
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Naples
— 1 night
Ferry
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Anacapri, Island of Capri
— 1 night
Ferry to Naples, Fly to Leeds Bradford

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Monopoli

Monopoli is a town and municipality in Italy, in the province of Bari and region of Apulia. Escape the urban bustle at Jonian Dolphin Conservation and Lama Monachile. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Centro Storico di Monopoli and Centro Storico Locorotondo. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Monopoli: Castello Aragonese (in Taranto), Parrocchia Santuario Basilica S.S. Cosma E Damiano (in Alberobello) and Basilica di San Martino (in Martina Franca). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Cattedrale Maria Santissima della Madia and steep yourself in history at Trullo Sovrano.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Monopoli tour itinerary builder app.

York, UK to Monopoli is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or fly. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from York to Monopoli due to the time zone difference. Traveling from York in October, expect Monopoli to be somewhat warmer, temps between 23°C and 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can drive to Matera.

Things to do in Monopoli

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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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.
On the 13th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Piazza Duomo, make a trip to Cattedrale, then get to know the fascinating history of Sassi di Matera, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Santa Maria de Idris, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Casa Grotta di Vico Solitario. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Materasum Ipogeo, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa San Giovanni Battista, delve into the distant past at Ipogei di Piazza Vittorio Veneto, then contemplate the long history of Parco delle Chiese Rupestri di Matera, and finally admire the striking features of Cattedrale di Matera.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Matera trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Monopoli to Matera takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Matera are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to drive to Laino Borgo.

Things to do in Matera

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

1
night
Laino Borgo

Laino Borgo is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. On the 15th (Thu), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Ente Parco Nazionale Del Pollino and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Laino Borgo trip maker tool.

You can drive from Matera to Laino Borgo in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Ravello.

Things to do in Laino Borgo

Parks · Nature · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trip

2
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Ravello

Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): kick back and relax at Spiaggia di castiglione, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of Saint Trofimena, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cloister del Paradiso, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello, admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, then take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, then kick back and relax at Lido di Ravello, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Ceramiche D'Arte Pascal.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Ravello online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Laino Borgo to Ravello in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to drive to Naples.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

1
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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. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Museo Cappella Sansevero, learn about all things military at Galleria Borbonica, and then steep yourself in history at Pompeii Archaeological Park.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Naples online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Ravello to Naples takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Naples when traveling from Ravello in October, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Anacapri.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

1
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Anacapri, Island of Capri

Anacapri is a comune on the island of Capri, in the Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa San Michele, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Giardini di Augusto, then get engrossed in the history at Villa San Michele, and finally stroll through Monte Solaro.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Anacapri trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Naples to Anacapri in 1.5 hours. October in Anacapri sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Anacapri

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip