37 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

37 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

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37 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  25 h
1
Naples
— 12 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Maiori
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Positano
— 8 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
Capri, Island of Capri
— 8 nights
+2
Ferry + Shuttle + Fly:  27 h
End: Brisbane

12
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Change things up with these side-trips from Naples: Sorrento (Stabilimento Balneare Bagni Salvatore, Food Tours, & more), Salerno (I Due Fratelli, Speed Boats Tours, & more) and Paestum (Anfiteatro Romano di Paestum, Paestum Ruins, & more). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, pause for some serene contemplation at Cloister of Santa Chiara, don't miss a visit to Oltre I Resti, and admire the masterpieces at Museo Cappella Sansevero.

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Brisbane, Australia to Naples is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Brisbane to Naples due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brisbane in August, expect nights in Naples to be warmer, around 25°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 36°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can drive to Maiori.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Salerno, Pompeii, Sorrento, Paestum, Oplonti Villa di Poppea Ruins
Highlights from your plan
Underground Naples ©
Underground Naples
Paestum Ruins ©
Paestum Ruins

6
nights
Maiori

Maiori ©
Maiori is a town and comune on the Amalfi coast in the province of Salerno . Change things up with these side-trips from Maiori: Vietri sul Mare (Spiaggia della Crestarella & Spiaggia di Marina d'Albori), Lido Capo di Conca (in Conca dei Marini) and Villa Cimbrone Gardens (in Ravello). There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo, explore the historical opulence of Castello di San Nicola de Thoro-Plano, kick back and relax at Lido di Ravello, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Maiori road trip planning app .

Getting from Naples to Maiori by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Maiori when traveling from Naples in September, with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Maiori

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ravello, Amalfi, Atrani, Vietri sul Mare, Lido Capo di Conca
Highlights from your plan
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo

8
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.
Step out of Positano with an excursion to Torre del Capo di Conca in Conca dei Marini--about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take some stellar pictures from Il Sentiero Degli Dei, get outside with Walk of the Gods, kick back and relax at Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano, and explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of Smeraldo.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Positano attractions planning tool .

Getting from Maiori to Positano by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in September, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Capri.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Praiano, Torre del Capo di Conca, Monte Faito e Panorama
Highlights from your plan
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Il Sentiero Degli Dei ©
Il Sentiero Degli Dei
Wine Tours & Tastings

8
nights
Capri, Island of 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, admire the natural beauty at Giardini di Augusto, explore the ancient world of Villa Jovis, and explore the fascinating underground world of White Grotta.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Capri travel planner.

Traveling by car from Positano to Capri takes 3.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Capri can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. You'll have a few hours on the 2nd (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Capri

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Anacapri
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
I Faraglioni
I Faraglioni
Giardini di Augusto ©
Giardini di Augusto

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