18 days in Italy Itinerary

18 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Campania journey planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

18 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly + train:  12​h 15​min
1
Naples
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Procida
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Torre Del Greco
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
4
Pompeii
— Few hours
train:  45​min
5
Salerno
— 2 nights
ferry:  1​h
6
Amalfi
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
San Mango sul Calore
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
8
Praiano
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  16​h
End: Boston

2
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Castel Capuano, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di San Gregorio Armeno, contemplate the long history of Acquaquiglia del Pozzaro, then make a trip to Miglio Sacro, and finally contemplate the long history of Chiesa di Santa Chiara. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Museo Diocesano Napoli - Complesso Monumentale Donnaregina, get engrossed in the history at Museo delle Torture, wander the streets of Decumani di Napoli, then take a stroll through Chiaia, and finally admire the masterpieces at Villa Pignatelli.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Naples itinerary maker tool .

Boston, USA to Naples is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Time (CET) is 6 hours. Traveling from Boston in June, things will get somewhat warmer in Naples: highs are around 82°F and lows about 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can go by car to Procida Island.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Chiesa di San Gregorio Armeno ©
Chiesa di San Gregorio Armeno
Acquaquiglia del Pozzaro ©
Acquaquiglia del Pozzaro

3
nights
Procida

Procida ©
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): kick back and relax at Spiaggia Chiaia, don't miss a visit to Museo Casa di Graziella, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbazia San Michele Arcangelo, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Maria Santissima della Pieta e San Giovanni Battista, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parrocchia della Santissima Annunziata. On the next day, kick back and relax at Il Ciracciolo, then look for gifts at T2 Procida, and then head outdoors with Vivara.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Procida Island vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Naples to Procida Island by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in July, and nighttime lows around 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Torre Del Greco.

Things to do in Procida

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Vivara ©
Vivara
Abbazia San Michele Arcangelo ©
Abbazia San Michele Arcangelo
Museo Casa di Graziella ©
Museo Casa di Graziella

2
nights
Torre Del Greco

Torre Del Greco ©
Torre del Greco is a comune in the Metropolitan City of Naples in Italy, with a population of some 88,000. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): head outdoors with Moon Beach, make a trip to Colle Sant'Alfonso, and then take advantage of the amenities at Lido La Scala. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Lido Arturo, then see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Virtuale (MAV), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parrocchia S. Maria Del Principio, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa del Santissimo Sacramento e San Michele Arcangelo.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Torre Del Greco trip planner.

Traveling by car from Procida Island to Torre Del Greco takes 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Torre Del Greco are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Pompeii.

Things to do in Torre Del Greco

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Lido Arturo, Museo Archeologico Virtuale (MAV)
Highlights from your plan
Moon Beach ©
Moon Beach
Museo Archeologico Virtuale (MAV) ©
Parrocchia S. Maria Del Principio ©

few
hours
Pompeii

Pompeii ©
Pompeii has been a tourist destination for more than 250 years.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): delve into the distant past at Suburban Baths, explore the ancient world of Tempio d'Iside, then explore the ancient world of House of Menander (Casa del Menandro), and finally explore the ancient world of House of Venus in the Shell.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Pompeii itinerary planner .

Pompeii is very close to Torre Del Greco. In July, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to drive to Amalfi.

Things to do in Pompeii

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
House of Venus in the Shell ©
House of Venus in the Shell
Suburban Baths ©
Suburban Baths

2
nights
Salerno

Salerno ©
While often overshadowed by the Amalfi Coast's array of quaint villages, Salerno has become one of the region's main areas for culture and entertainment, while remaining relatively unmarked by tourism.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): stroll the grounds of Salerno War Cemetery. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Museo Diocesano San Matteo di Salerno, make a trip to Chiesa San Pietro a Corte, look for gifts at Lavorazione Artigianale Savastano, then get engrossed in the history at Museo Archeologico Provinciale di Salerno, then see the interesting displays at Pinacoteca Provinciale Salerno, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa Monte dei Morti Beata Vergine del Carmelo.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Salerno trip maker site .

Getting from Pompeii to Salerno by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Pompeii in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 77°F in Salerno. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to ride a ferry to Amalfi.

Things to do in Salerno

Museums Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Cava De' Tirreni, Sol’Art Ceramiche, Chiesa Monte dei Morti Beata Vergine del Carmelo
Highlights from your plan
Sol’Art Ceramiche ©
Sol’Art Ceramiche
Badia della Santissima Trinita' ©
Badia della Santissima Trinita'
Salerno War Cemetery ©
Salerno War Cemetery

3
nights
Amalfi

Amalfi ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): ponder the design of Fontana sant'Andrea, admire the striking features of Luna Convento, see the interesting displays at Museo della Carta, then view the masterpieces at Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela, and finally hike along Sentiero dei Limoni. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Chiostro del Paradiso, admire the verdant scenery at Valle dei Mulini, contemplate the long history of Duomo di Ravello, then look for gifts at Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Otium Spa Costa d'Amalfi.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Amalfi trip itinerary planning website .

Traveling by ferry from Salerno to Amalfi takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. July in Amalfi sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 77°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to San Mango sul Calore.

Things to do in Amalfi

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Ravello, Otium Spa Costa d'Amalfi, Sentiero dei Limoni
Highlights from your plan
Sentiero dei Limoni ©
Sentiero dei Limoni
Cloister del Paradiso ©
Cloister del Paradiso

1
night
San Mango sul Calore

San Mango sul Calore ©
San Mango sul Calore is a village and comune in the province of Avellino, in the Campania region of southern Italy.GeographyIt is east of Naples and north of Salerno, about twenty kilometers from the city of Avellino. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa della Madonna del Carmelo, admire the masterpieces at Museo delle Produzioni Artistiche dell'Artigianato Popolare, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria del Soccorso, then step into the grandiose world of Castello di Montemarano, and finally examine the collection at Museo Dei Parati Sacri. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Parco Vecchio Mulino.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our San Mango sul Calore road trip site .

You can drive from Salerno to San Mango sul Calore in an hour. In July in San Mango sul Calore, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 77°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Praiano.

Things to do in San Mango sul Calore

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Montemarano, Chiesa della Madonna del Carmelo, Parco Vecchio Mulino, Chiesa di Santa Maria del Soccorso, Museo delle Produzioni Artistiche dell'Artigianato Popolare
Highlights from your plan
Parco Vecchio Mulino ©
Parco Vecchio Mulino
Chiesa della Madonna del Carmelo ©
Chiesa della Madonna del Carmelo
Chiesa di Santa Maria del Soccorso ©

3
nights
Praiano

Praiano ©
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to La Valle dei Mulini and Monte Tre Calli. Escape the urban bustle at Spiaggia della Gavitella and Grotte di Suppraiano.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Praiano travel route planning tool .

Drive from San Mango sul Calore to Praiano in 2.5 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from San Mango sul Calore in July since evenings lows in Praiano dip to 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Praiano

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

La Valle dei Mulini, Monte Tre Calli
Highlights from your plan
Grotte di Suppraiano ©
Grotte di Suppraiano
La Valle dei Mulini ©
La Valle dei Mulini
Il Gusto della Costa ©
Il Gusto della Costa