48 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

48 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

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48 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly + Train:  12 h 45 min
1
Naples
— 14 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
2
Paestum
— 8 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Maiori
— 8 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Positano
— 9 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Capri, Island of Capri
— 7 nights
+3
Ferry + Subway + Train + Fly:  15 h
End: Toronto

14
nights
Naples

Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Get out of town with these interesting Naples side-trips: Salerno (Promenade Trieste, Speed Boats Tours, &more), Pompeii (Domus Cornelia, Villa dei Misteri, &more) and Sorrento (Limonoro, Food Tours, &more). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, admire the masterpieces at Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cloister of Santa Chiara, and make a trip to Miglio Sacro.

To see topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Naples trip itinerary planner.

Toronto, Canada to Naples is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of ferry and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Naples is 6 hours. Traveling from Toronto in June, expect Naples to be a bit warmer, temps between 32°C and 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Paestum.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Salerno, Pompeii, Sorrento, Chiesa Monte dei Morti Beata Vergine del Carmelo, Arciconfraternita della Santissima Annunziata e del Santissimo Rosario
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli ©
Galleria Borbonica ©
Galleria Borbonica

8
nights
Paestum

Paestum ©
Explore Paestum's surroundings by going to Oasi Valle della Caccia (in Senerchia), Statua del Principe Bulgaro Khan Alzeco (in Celle di Bulgheria) and Maratea (Il Mirto Solarium Bar & Statua del Cristo Redentore di Maratea).

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Paestum online trip maker .

Getting from Naples to Paestum by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Naples in July since evenings lows in Paestum dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Maiori.

Things to do in Paestum

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Maratea, Agropoli, Oasi Valle della Caccia, Statua del Principe Bulgaro Khan Alzeco, Grotte Marine di Capo Palinuro
Highlights from your plan
Oasi Valle della Caccia ©
Oasi Valle della Caccia
Paestum Ruins ©
Paestum Ruins
Statua del Cristo Redentore di Maratea ©

8
nights
Maiori

Maiori ©
Maiori is a town and comune on the Amalfi coast in the province of Salerno . You'll find plenty of places to visit near Maiori: Vietri sul Mare (Museo provinciale della Ceramica, Spiaggia di Marina d'Albori, &more), Lido Capo di Conca (in Conca dei Marini) and Villa Cimbrone Gardens (in Ravello). There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo, kick back and relax at Lido di Ravello, tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Atrani, and see the interesting displays at Museo della Carta.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Maiori holiday site .

Getting from Paestum to Maiori by car takes about 1.5 hours. In July in Maiori, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Maiori

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ravello, Amalfi, Vietri sul Mare, Minori, Atrani
Highlights from your plan
Spiaggia di castiglione ©
Spiaggia di castiglione
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo

9
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Positano: Basilica S. Michele Arcangelo (in Piano di Sorrento), Torre del Capo di Conca (in Conca dei Marini) and Vico Equense (Speed Boats Tours & Chiesa dei Santi Ciro e Giovanni). And it doesn't end there: take some stellar pictures from Il Sentiero Degli Dei, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and kick back and relax at Spiaggia Grande.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Positano online visit planner .

Drive from Maiori to Positano in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Maiori in July, plan for slightly colder nights in Positano, with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Capri.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Praiano, Vico Equense, Piano di Sorrento, Torre del Capo di Conca
Highlights from your plan
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Il Sentiero Degli Dei ©
Il Sentiero Degli Dei
Fishing Charters & Tours

7
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: don't miss a visit to I Faraglioni, race across the water with a speed boat tour, hike along Pizzolungo, and explore the ancient world of Villa Jovis.

For topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Capri trip builder app .

You can drive from Positano to Capri in 3.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Capri are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Capri

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Anacapri
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
I Faraglioni
I Faraglioni
Blue Grotto ©
Blue Grotto

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