17 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

17 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Buenos Aires
Fly + Train:  19 h 15 min
1
Naples
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Maiori
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Positano
— 7 nights
+3
Ferry + Foot + Train + Fly:  21 h 45 min
End: Buenos Aires

5
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Naples: Salerno (Chiesa del Santissimo Crocifisso, Chiesa di Sant'Agostino, &more) and Pompeii (Villa Imperiale & Lupanar). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, get to know the fascinating history of Underground Naples, don't miss a visit to Via San Gregorio Armeno, and explore the world behind art at Museo Cappella Sansevero.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Naples tour planner.

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Naples is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Buenos Aires to Naples due to the time zone difference. In October, daily temperatures in Naples can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Maiori.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Salerno, Pompeii, Oplonti Villa di Poppea Ruins
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Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli ©
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Via San Gregorio Armeno ©
Via San Gregorio Armeno

3
nights
Maiori

Maiori ©
Maiori is a town and comune on the Amalfi coast in the province of Salerno . Change things up with a short trip to Villa Cimbrone Gardens in Ravello (about 32 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, hike along Ravello-Minori Walk, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Saint Trofimena, and explore the historical opulence of Castello di San Nicola de Thoro-Plano.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Maiori trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Naples to Maiori in 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Maiori

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Ravello, Amalfi, Monte Finestra, Chiesa San Pietro Apostolo, Basilica of Saint Trofimena
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Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo

7
nights
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.
Explore Positano's surroundings by going to Punta Campanella (in Massa Lubrense) and Sorrento (Marina Grande - Antico Borgo Marinaro, La Solara, &more). There's much more to do: do sightseeing your way with Private Tours, get outside with Spiaggia della Gavitella, enjoy the sand and surf at Fornillo, and Head underground at Grotte di Suppraiano.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Positano online attractions planner.

You can drive from Maiori to Positano in 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Positano can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Positano

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Sorrento, Praiano, Punta Campanella
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Food Tours
Il Sentiero Degli Dei ©
Il Sentiero Degli Dei
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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