15 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

15 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

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Paestum
— 1 night
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Amalfi
— 3 nights
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Capri, Island of Capri
— 3 nights
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Sorrento
— 3 nights
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Naples
— 3 nights

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Paestum

Paestum ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): head outdoors with Lido Esercito and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Paestum Ruins. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Anfiteatro Romano di Paestum, then kick back and relax at Lido Mec, then enjoy the sand and surf at Lido Mediterraneo Beach, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parrocchia Ss. Annunziata.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Paestum day trip planner.

Vancouver, Canada to Paestum is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 9 hour difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Vancouver in July: high temperatures in Paestum hover around 34°C and lows are around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Amalfi.

Things to do in Paestum

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites
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Must see
Paestum Ruins
4.7

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Amalfi

Amalfi ©

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.
Amalfi is known for historic sites, museums, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, get a taste of the local shopping with Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela, go all around town with City Tours, and make a trip to Fiordo di Furore.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Amalfi trip planner.

You can do a combination of train and taxi from Paestum to Amalfi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to catch the ferry to Capri.

Things to do in Amalfi

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

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Waterskiing / Jetskiiing
Amalfi Marine
4.5
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Architectural Building
Villa Rufolo
4.4

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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: make a trip to I Faraglioni, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Solaro, admire the natural beauty at Giardini di Augusto, and get great views at Belvedere Cannone.

For maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Capri trip itinerary builder.

You can ride a ferry from Amalfi to Capri in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Amalfi in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Capri, with lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can ride a ferry to Sorrento.

Things to do in Capri

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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Walking tour
Tours of Capri
4.9
Geologic Formation
I Faraglioni
4.8

3
nights
Sorrento

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sorrento: Positano (Church of Santa Maria Assunta, Fornillo, &more). There's lots more to do: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, don't miss a visit to Piazza Tasso, tour the pleasant surroundings at Villa di Pollio Felice - Bagni della Regina Giovanna, and take in nature's colorful creations at I Giardini di Cataldo.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Sorrento travel route planning tool.

You can ride a ferry from Capri to Sorrento in an hour. July in Sorrento sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Naples.

Things to do in Sorrento

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trip

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Must see
Food Tours
4.9
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Beach
Fornillo
4.2

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Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Venture out of the city with trips to Pompeii (Terme del Foro, Forum Baths, &more) and Salerno (Castello di Arechi, Giardino della Minerva, &more). There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, explore the world behind art at Museo Cappella Sansevero, and pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Napoli.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Naples vacation maker site.

Getting from Sorrento to Naples by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Naples can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Transportation

Side Trips

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Speed Boats Tour
Speed Boats Tours
4.9

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