15 days in Lazio & Campania Itinerary

15 days in Lazio & Campania Itinerary

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Fly
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Rome
— 3 nights
Train
2
Paestum
— 1 night
Drive
3
Maiori
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Positano
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Naples
— 2 nights
Train
6
Rome
— 3 nights
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Rome

— 3 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 25th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere, take a stroll through Trastevere, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and finally explore the ancient world of Pantheon. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, then steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, then contemplate the long history of Roman Forum, and finally make a trip to Trevi Fountain.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Rome tour planning site.

Hangzhou, China to Rome is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Traveling from Hangzhou to Rome, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Hangzhou in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Rome, with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Paestum.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Paestum

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): kick back and relax at Lido Mediterraneo Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Baia di Trentova, then explore the historical opulence of Borgo Medievale di Agropoli, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Paestum Ruins.

To see reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Paestum online day trip planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Paestum in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. While traveling from Rome, expect slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in Paestum, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 29°C. On the 28th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Maiori.

Things to do in Paestum

Historic Sites · Beaches · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Maiori

— 2 nights
Maiori is a town and comune on the Amalfi coast in the province of Salerno . Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello, and then admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Museo della Carta, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Francesco, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and finally kick back and relax at Spiaggia - Hotel Sole Splendid.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Maiori attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Paestum to Maiori takes 1.5 hours. July in Maiori sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Positano.

Things to do in Maiori

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Positano

— 2 nights
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.
On the 30th (Fri), cool off at Fornillo and then take a memorable tour with Tours. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Sorrento, explore the world behind art at Correale di Terranova Museum, then get to know the fascinating history of Corso Italia, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Francis Church and Convent, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza Tasso.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Positano using our trip planner.

Drive from Maiori to Positano in 1.5 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Positano when traveling from Maiori in July, with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Naples.

Things to do in Positano

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches

Side Trip

Naples

— 2 nights
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Pompeii Archaeological Park and Bosco de Medici Winery. Visit Parco Acheologico di Ercolano and Museo Cappella Sansevero for their historical value. Step out of Naples with an excursion to Lupanar in Pompeii--about 38 minutes away. There's much more to do: examine the collection at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, browse the exhibits of Galleria Borbonica, admire the striking features of House of the Grand Portal, and delve into the distant past at Oplonti Villa di Poppea Ruins.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Naples trip planner.

Traveling by car from Positano to Naples takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Naples are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

Rome

— 3 nights

Eternal City

Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps, take in the spiritual surroundings of Vatican Museums, and then admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese. On the 5th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the natural beauty at Villa d'Este, make a trip to Villa Adriana, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Clement Basilica, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Rome trip itinerary builder tool.

Take a train from Naples to Rome in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Lazio travel guide

4.5
Ruins · Fountains · Art Museums
Often overshadowed by the country's magnificent capital city, Lazio is a densely populated region in the middle of the boot-shaped Italian peninsula. Though this prosperous area is home to Rome, Lazio offers many other cities, lakes, and white-sand coastal areas as beautiful additions to your itinerary. The region's landscapes are as varied as the people who live here. In the north, Lazio is lush and hilly. The southern section features rugged areas tailor-made for adventurous hikers and cyclists. Venture deeper into Lazio's countryside to find more places to visit, like restaurants and museums, as well as remnants of the ancient civilizations that once flourished in this area.

Campania travel guide

4.3
Ruins · Landmarks · Art Museums
Stretching along the Tyrrhenian Sea, Campania is noted for its mild climate, picturesque coast, outstanding culinary tradition, and rich legacy of art and culture. Most visitors to this region begin their holiday sightseeing at the sea, where the coastline is marked with secluded bays, tranquil coves, and dramatic cliffs. The lush Mediterranean landscape is home to flourishing towns and charming villages, each steeped in its own culture, art, and traditions, and offering plenty of local places to visit. This ancient land is the birthplace of some well-known culinary favorites, including pizza and spaghetti. Campanians were among the first Europeans to use tomatoes not only as an ornamental plant, but also as food and garnish. The region is renowned for its fruits and vegetables--but its best-known product is mozzarella cheese.