30 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

30 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

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Naples
— 9 nights
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Paestum
— 4 nights
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Maiori
— 3 nights
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Positano
— 7 nights
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Capri, Island of Capri
— 6 nights

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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. Explore Naples' surroundings by going to Salerno (Via dei Mercanti, Duomo di Salerno, &more), Convento di Santa Maria a Castro (in Praiano) and Pompeii (Forum, Villa di Giulia Felice, &more). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Pompeii Archaeological Park, step into the grandiose world of Castel dell'Ovo, delve into the distant past at Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, and browse the exhibits of Galleria Borbonica.

To find reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Naples travel itinerary planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Naples is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Zurich in September, with highs in Naples at 31°C and lows at 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can drive to Paestum.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Salerno, Pompeii, Convento di Santa Maria a Castro, Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
Highlights from your plan
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Galleria Borbonica ©
Galleria Borbonica
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli ©
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli

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Paestum

Paestum ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Grotte Marine di Capo Palinuro (in Palinuro) and Marina di Camerota (Spiaggia del Troncone & Baia Infreschi - Marina di Camerota).

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Paestum trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Naples to Paestum in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Naples in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Paestum, with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Maiori.

Things to do in Paestum

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Agropoli, Marina di Camerota, Grotte Marine di Capo Palinuro
Highlights from your plan
Paestum Ruins ©
Paestum Ruins
Grotte Marine di Capo Palinuro ©
Grotte Marine di Capo Palinuro
Scuba & Snorkeling

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nights
Maiori

Maiori ©
Maiori is a town and comune on the Amalfi coast in the province of Salerno . Take a break from Maiori with a short trip to Villa Cimbrone Gardens in Ravello, about 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and make a trip to Vicoli, scale e archi.

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

Traveling by car from Paestum to Maiori takes 1.5 hours. September in Maiori sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can go by car to Positano.

Things to do in Maiori

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Ravello, Amalfi, Atrani, Lido Capo di Conca, Chalet de Mar
Highlights from your plan
Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Sorrento (Villa di Pollio Felice - Bagni della Regina Giovanna & Marina Grande - Antico Borgo Marinaro) and Torre del Capo di Conca (in Conca dei Marini). Next up on the itinerary: take some stellar pictures from Il Sentiero Degli Dei, head outdoors with Spiaggia della Gavitella, enjoy the sand and surf at Leonelli's Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Fornillo.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Positano travel planner.

Drive from Maiori to Positano in 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Positano can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Capri.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Praiano, Sorrento, Torre del Capo di Conca
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Il Sentiero Degli Dei ©
Il Sentiero Degli Dei
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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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: explore the striking landscape at I Faraglioni, hike along Pizzolungo, Head underground at Blue Grotto, and take in the awesome beauty at Monte Solaro.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Capri tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by ferry from Positano to Capri takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In September in Capri, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 23°C at night. On the 30th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Capri

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Anacapri
Highlights from your plan
Giardini di Augusto ©
Giardini di Augusto
I Faraglioni
I Faraglioni
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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