14 days in Rome & Southern Italy Itinerary

14 days in Rome & Southern Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Ancona
Drive:  3 h
1
Rome
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Sorrento
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
3
Amalfi
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
4
Positano
— 4 nights
Ferry:  3 h 15 min
5
Capri, Island of Capri
— 2 nights
+2
Ferry + Subway + Train:  3 h 15 min
End: Rome

2
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 19th (Sun), explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Rome trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Ancona to Rome is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Sorrento.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

3
nights
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.
Sorrento is known for nightlife, historic sites, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Villa di Pollio Felice - Bagni della Regina Giovanna, don't miss a visit to Piazza Tasso, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Corso Italia.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Sorrento holiday planning site.

You can drive from Rome to Sorrento in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and subway; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Sorrento are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Amalfi.

Things to do in Sorrento

Tours Outdoors Wineries

Side Trip

La Masseria Farm Experience
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Wine Tours & Tastings
Fishing Charters & Tours

2
nights
Amalfi

Amalfi ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Duomo di Ravello, admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo, contemplate the long history of Villa Cimbrone Gardens, thenview the masterpieces at Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Cappella Sant'Angelo all'Ospedale, and finally examine the collection at Museo della Carta. On the next day, race across the water with a speed boat tour, thenkick back and relax at Lido Capo di Conca, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parrocchia San Giovanni, and finally admire the local landmark of Fontana sant'Andrea.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Amalfi online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Sorrento to Amalfi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Amalfi

Outdoors Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Ravello, Lido Capo di Conca, Parrocchia San Giovanni
Highlights from your plan
Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Speed Boats Tours
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo

4
nights
Positano

Positano ©
Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
Positano is known for beaches, shopping, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Fornillo, head outdoors with Walk of the Gods, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and make a trip to Parrocchia Di San Gennaro.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Positano road trip site.

Traveling by car from Amalfi to Positano takes an hour. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Amalfi in July, plan for little chillier nights in Positano, with lows around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can catch the ferry to Capri.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Praiano
Highlights from your plan
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Il Sentiero Degli Dei ©
Il Sentiero Degli Dei

2
nights
Capri, Island of Capri

Capri
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 some stellar pictures from Belvedere Cannone, stop by Eco Capri, make a trip to I Faraglioni, and take a memorable drive along Via Krupp.

To see other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Capri journey maker tool.

Ride a ferry from Positano to Capri in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Capri

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Anacapri
Highlights from your plan
I Faraglioni
I Faraglioni
Belvedere Cannone ©
Belvedere Cannone
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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