6 days in Boston & Southern Italy Itinerary

6 days in Boston & Southern Italy Itinerary

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Boston, United States
— Few hours
Fly to Rome, Train to Naples
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Naples, Italy
— 1 day
Drive
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Maiori, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive
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Positano, Italy
— 1 night
Ferry
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Capri, Italy
— 1 night
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Ferry to Municipio, Train to Rome, Fly to Boston

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Boston, United States

Beantown

Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
On the 6th (Tue), take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden and then get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Boston tour itinerary maker.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are General Edward Lawrence Logan International Airport, Manchester-Boston Regional Airport, Theodore Francis Green State Airport and Portsmouth International at Pease Airport. In October in Boston, expect temperatures between 64°F during the day and 50°F at night. On the 6th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Naples.

Things to do in Boston

Historic Sites · Parks

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Naples, Italy

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 7th (Wed): explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Napoli, and then explore the galleries of Museo Cappella Sansevero.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Naples trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and train from Boston to Naples in 12 hours. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 6 hours. Traveling from Boston in October, expect Naples to be a bit warmer, temps between 74°F and 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to drive to Maiori.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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Maiori, Italy

Maiori is a town and comune on the Amalfi coast in the province of Salerno . On the 8th (Thu), take in the dramatic scenery at Valle delle Ferriere, then enjoy the sand and surf at Lido di Ravello, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di castiglione. On your second day here, hike along Ravello - Atrani Walk, contemplate the long history of Duomo di Ravello, contemplate the long history of Villa Rufolo, take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, then stroll through Ravello-Minori Walk, and finally get some fabulous bargains at Ceramiche D'Arte Pascal.

For maps and other tourist information, read Maiori trip planner.

Drive from Naples to Maiori in 1.5 hours. In October in Maiori, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 63°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can go by car to Positano.

Things to do in Maiori

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

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night
Positano, Italy

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.
On the 10th (Sat), see what you can catch with a fishing tour, look for gifts at Nana' Positano, then kick back and relax at Fornillo, and finally stroll through Spiaggia Grande.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Positano day trip website.

Traveling by car from Maiori to Positano takes 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Positano can reach 72°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can ride a ferry to Capri.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

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Capri, Italy

The island of Capri encompasses all the magical allure of the Mediterranean--dramatic blue waters, lush mountainous landscape, and picturesque island villages.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): take a memorable drive along Via Krupp, explore the striking landscape at I Faraglioni, admire the natural beauty at Giardini di Augusto, make a trip to Belvedere Cannone, then look for all kinds of wild species at Parco Astarita, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of White Grotta.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Capri online trip itinerary maker.

You can ride a ferry from Positano to Capri in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In October in Capri, expect temperatures between 72°F during the day and 63°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Capri

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors