11 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

11 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Southern Italy trip planner

Make it your trip
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Sorrento
— 1 night
Ferry
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Capri, Island of Capri
— 3 nights
Ferry
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Amalfi
— 3 nights
Drive
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Naples
— 3 nights
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Sorrento

— 1 night

Land of the Sirens

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 3rd (Thu): make a trip to Piazza Tasso, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Francis Church and Convent, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Marina Grande - Antico Borgo Marinaro.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Sorrento online attractions planner.

New York City, USA to Sorrento is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Sorrento is 6 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can catch the ferry to Capri.

Things to do in Sorrento

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Capri, Island of Capri

— 3 nights
The island of Capri encompasses all the magical allure of the Mediterranean--dramatic blue waters, lush mountainous landscape, and picturesque island villages.
Capri is known for nature, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at I Faraglioni, look for gifts at Eco Capri, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Capri trip itinerary planner.

You can ride a ferry from Sorrento to Capri in an hour. In June, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can ride a ferry to Amalfi.

Things to do in Capri

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Nature

Side Trip

Amalfi

— 3 nights

Painted Town

Known for its impressive hillside cascade of colorful stone buildings down to the Mediterranean shore, Amalfi is the cultural and commercial heart of southern Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Get out of town with these interesting Amalfi side-trips: Positano (Boat Tours & Water Sports, Fornillo, &more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parrocchia San Giovanni, and pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Sant'Andrea.

For maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Amalfi tour itinerary planner.

You can ride a ferry from Capri to Amalfi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in June, and nighttime lows around 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to Naples.

Things to do in Amalfi

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Naples

— 3 nights
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Naples: Pompeii (Villa dei Misteri & Casa del Poeta Tragico) and Vesuvio National Park (in Ottaviano). There's still lots to do: explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, contemplate the long history of Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, examine the collection at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, and learn about all things military at Galleria Borbonica.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Naples journey planner.

Drive from Amalfi to Naples in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Amalfi in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Naples, with lows of 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trips