8 days in Pompeii, Amalfi Coast & Capri Itinerary

8 days in Pompeii, Amalfi Coast & Capri Itinerary

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8 days in Pompeii, Amalfi Coast & Capri Itinerary

Start: Pompeii
1
Pompeii
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Ravello
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Capri
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
End: Pompeii

2
nights
Pompeii

Pompeii ©
Pompeii has been a tourist destination for more than 250 years.
Head to Sol’Art Ceramiche and Libreria Antiquaria Vecchi Librifor some retail therapy. Museum-lovers will appreciate Museo Diocesano San Matteo di Salerno and Miniaci Art Gallery. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Pompeii: Duomo di Salerno (in Salerno), Paestum Ruins (in Paestum) and Spiaggia Grande (in Positano). There's still lots to do: explore the ancient world of Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, steep yourself in history at Pompeii Archaeological Park, admire the striking features of Villa dei Misteri, and do a tasting at Bosco de Medici Winery.

To find where to stay and tourist information, go to the Pompeii trip builder site .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Naples International Airport. In October, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Ravello.

Things to do in Pompeii

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Salerno, Positano, Paestum Ruins, Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, Sol’Art Ceramiche
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Paestum Ruins ©
Paestum Ruins
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano ©
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano

4
nights
Ravello

Ravello ©
Museum-lovers will get to explore Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma and Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Spiaggia di castiglione and Fornillo. Step out of Ravello to go to Praiano and see Marina di Praia Beach, which is approximately 34 minutes away.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Ravello travel route planning app .

Traveling by car from Pompeii to Ravello takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Ravello are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Capri.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Amalfi, Praiano, Fornillo
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Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens

1
night
Capri

Capri ©
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 17th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Villa San Michele, explore the world behind art at Museo Ignazio Cerio, stop by Carthusia, then stroll through I Faraglioni, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Marina Grande Public Beach.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Capri trip planner .

You can drive from Ravello to Capri in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 72°F in October, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Capri

Museums Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Villa San Michele
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Villa San Michele ©
Villa San Michele
Marina Grande Public Beach ©
Marina Grande Public Beach
Museo Ignazio Cerio ©
Museo Ignazio Cerio

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