16 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

16 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

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16 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + Train:  16 h 45 min
1
Naples
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Capri, Island of Capri
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Positano
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Maiori
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  16 h
End: Bengaluru

4
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Get some historical perspective at Museo Cappella Sansevero and Underground Naples. Step out of the city life by going to Cilento and Grotte di Falvaterra. Go for a jaunt from Naples to Ischia to see Castello Aragonese d'Ischia about 1h 50 min away. There's lots more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Galleria Borbonica, take a stroll through Piazza dei Martiri, admire the masterpieces at Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte, and see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Naples tour builder .

Bengaluru, India to Naples is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a -4 hour difference. Traveling from Bengaluru in April, things will get much colder in Naples: highs are around 23°C and lows about 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Capri.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Cilento, Grotte di Falvaterra, Castello Aragonese d'Ischia
Highlights from your plan
Galleria Borbonica ©
Galleria Borbonica
Museo Cappella Sansevero ©
Museo Cappella Sansevero

3
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Villa San Michele and Chiesa San Michele. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Marina Grande Public Beach and Marina Piccola. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at I Faraglioni, hike along Fortini Coastal Walk, explore the ancient world of Villa Jovis, and look for all kinds of wild species at Parco Astarita.

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

You can drive from Naples to Capri in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in May, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Capri

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Anacapri
Highlights from your plan
Marina Grande Public Beach ©
Marina Grande Public Beach
I Faraglioni
I Faraglioni
Blue Grotto ©
Blue Grotto

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Absolute Positano and Cappella dell'Annunziata. We've included these beaches for you: Fornillo and Spiaggia Grande. Next up on the itinerary: see what you can catch with a fishing tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Santa Maria Assunta, shop like a local with Miniaci Art Gallery, and take some stellar pictures from Il Sentiero Degli Dei.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Positano day trip planning tool .

You can drive from Capri to Positano in 3.5 hours. May in Positano sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Maiori.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Praiano
Highlights from your plan
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Spiaggia Grande ©
Spiaggia Grande
Fishing Charters & Tours

4
nights
Maiori

Maiori ©
Maiori is a town and comune on the Amalfi coast in the province of Salerno . Do some cultural sightseeing at Villa Cimbrone Gardens and Sol’Art Ceramiche. Take a break from the city and head to Valle dei Mulini and Spiaggia - Hotel Sole Splendid. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Francesco, explore the historical opulence of Castello di San Nicola de Thoro-Plano, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Sant'Andrea.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Maiori trip app .

You can drive from Positano to Maiori in 1.5 hours. May in Maiori sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Maiori

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Amalfi, Ravello, Sol’Art Ceramiche
Highlights from your plan
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo

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