15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Naples
— 2 nights
2
Sorrento
— 2 nights
3
Capri
— 2 nights
4
Positano
— 3 nights
5
Taormina
— 3 nights
6
Syracuse
— 2 nights

2
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. You've added Castel Nuovo - Maschio Angioino, Galleria Umberto I, Castel dell'Ovo, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Napoli, don't miss a visit to Via San Gregorio Armeno, explore the world behind art at Museo Cappella Sansevero, then steep yourself in history at Palazzo Reale, then make a trip to Piazza del Plebiscito, and finally contemplate the long history of Castel dell'Ovo. On your second day here, delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park, do a tasting at Bosco de Medici Winery, then take in the awesome beauty at Vesuvio National Park, and finally admire the striking features of Palazzo dello Spagnolo.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Naples trip itinerary maker app.

London, UK to Naples is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Naples. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from London in August, with highs in Naples at 36°C and lows at 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to drive to Sorrento.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Nature · Wineries

Side Trips

Pompeii, Vesuvio National Park
Highlights from your plan
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Museo Cappella Sansevero ©
Museo Cappella Sansevero
Bosco de Medici Winery ©
Bosco de Medici Winery

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nights
Sorrento

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Villa di Pollio Felice - Bagni della Regina Giovanna, Il Vallone dei Mulini and Leonelli's Beach. On the 31st (Mon), take in the waterfront at Marina Grande - Antico Borgo Marinaro.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Sorrento road trip planning site.

Getting from Naples to Sorrento by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C. On the 2nd (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Capri.

Things to do in Sorrento

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Marina Grande - Antico Borgo Marinaro ©
Marina Grande - Antico Borgo Marinaro
St Francis Church and Convent ©
St Francis Church and Convent

2
nights
Capri

Capri ©
The island of Capri encompasses all the magical allure of the Mediterranean--dramatic blue waters, lush mountainous landscape, and picturesque island villages.
Your day by day itinerary now includes I Faraglioni. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): take a memorable drive along Via Krupp, admire the natural beauty at Giardini di Augusto, don't miss a visit to Belvedere Cannone, then make a trip to Via Camerelle, then make a trip to Piazza Umberto I, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Solaro. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to I Faraglioni, appreciate the history behind Natural Arch, then make a trip to Chiesa di santo Stefano, and finally take an in-depth tour of Villa San Michele.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Capri online attractions planner.

Traveling by ferry from Sorrento to Capri takes an hour. In September, daily temperatures in Capri can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Positano.

Things to do in Capri

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Anacapri
Highlights from your plan
Monte Solaro ©
Monte Solaro
Belvedere Cannone ©
Belvedere Cannone
Giardini di Augusto ©
Giardini di Augusto

3
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Spiaggia di Atrani, Fiordo di Furore and Spiaggia Grande. Venture out of the city with trips to Ravello (Villa Cimbrone Gardens, Villa Rufolo, &more) and Duomo di Sant'Andrea (in Amalfi). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Marina di Praia Beach, steep yourself in history at Church of Santa Maria Assunta, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cloister del Paradiso, and stroll the grounds of Cimitero Monumentale.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Positano road trip planning website.

Traveling by ferry from Capri to Positano takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In September, daytime highs in Positano are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. You will have some time to spend on the 7th (Mon) before leaving for Taormina.

Things to do in Positano

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Ravello, Amalfi, Marina di Praia Beach, Fiordo di Furore, Spiaggia di Atrani
Highlights from your plan
Spiaggia di Atrani
Spiaggia di Atrani
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea

3
nights
Taormina

Taormina ©
With its warm island weather and cliffside location overlooking the Ionion Sea, Taormina has been one of Sicily's most popular getaway destinations since the early 19th century.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Lido Mazzaro. Explore Taormina's surroundings by going to Gole Alcantara Botanical and Geological Park (in Motta Camastra) and Gambino Vini (in Linguaglossa). And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Ancient Theatre of Taormina, stroll around Villa Comunale, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Taormina, and kick back and relax at Isola Bella.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Taormina route planner.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Positano to Taormina in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi, train, and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Syracuse.

Things to do in Taormina

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Gole Alcantara Botanical and Geological Park, Gambino Vini
Highlights from your plan
Isola Bella ©
Isola Bella
Ancient Theatre of Taormina ©
Ancient Theatre of Taormina

2
nights
Syracuse

Syracuse ©
Philosopher Cicero once described Syracuse as "the greatest Greek city and the most beautiful of them all." A powerful city-state of ancient Greece, Syracuse now is the capital of the eponymous Italian province on the eastern coast of Sicily.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Maniace Castle, Spiaggia Fontane Bianche, Solarium Ortigia Nettuno, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): head off the coast to Ortigia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Fontane Bianche, kick back and relax at Solarium Ortigia Nettuno, and then step into the grandiose world of Maniace Castle.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Syracuse sightseeing planner.

Drive from Taormina to Syracuse in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Syracuse

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Ortigia ©
Ortigia
Duomo di Siracusa ©
Duomo di Siracusa
Chiesa di San Filippo Apostolo ©
Chiesa di San Filippo Apostolo

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