8 days in Southern Italy & Bari Itinerary

8 days in Southern Italy & Bari Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy sightseeing planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Naples
— 1 night
Drive
2
Amalfi
— 3 nights
Taxi to Salerno, Train to Paestum
3
Paestum
— 1 night
Drive
4
Civita
— 1 night
Drive
5
Bari
— 1 night
Fly

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Naples

— 1 night
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): explore the ancient world of The Neapolis Buried, make a trip to Via San Gregorio Armeno, then make a trip to Lupanar, then make a trip to Pompeii Archaeological Park, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Underground Naples. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Napoli, steep yourself in history at Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Catacombe di San Gennaro, and finally see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Naples online sightseeing planner.

Manchester, UK to Naples is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Manchester to Naples. Traveling from Manchester in August, expect nights in Naples to be a bit warmer, around 25°C, while days are much warmer, around 36°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can drive to Amalfi.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Amalfi

— 3 nights

Painted Town

Known for its impressive hillside cascade of colorful stone buildings down to the Mediterranean shore, Amalfi is the cultural and commercial heart of southern Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Amalfi: Positano (Il Sentiero Degli Dei, Boat Tours & Water Sports, &more). There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, get outside with Spiaggia della Gavitella, take a memorable drive along Amalfi Coast, and admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Amalfi online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Naples to Amalfi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Paestum.

Things to do in Amalfi

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Paestum

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): kick back and relax at Lido Mediterraneo Beach, stroll through Baia di Trentova, then step into the grandiose world of Borgo Medievale di Agropoli, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Paestum Ruins.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Paestum road trip tool.

You can do a combination of taxi and train from Amalfi to Paestum in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Civita.

Things to do in Paestum

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Civita

— 1 night
Civita is a hilltown and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): make a trip to Sanctuary of St Maria of Weapons, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Grotta delle Ninfe, then look for all kinds of wild species at Setteventi del Pollino, and finally take in the views from Il ponte del diavolo.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Civita trip app.

You can drive from Paestum to Civita in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Bari.

Things to do in Civita

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Bari

— 1 night

Gateway to Apulia

Puglia's capital city, Bari, is a growing metropolis of industry and one of the country's most important commercial ports.
On the 16th (Mon), kick back and relax at Lungomare Imperatore Augusto, then don't miss a visit to Citta Vecchia - Bari, and then get to know the fascinating history of Lungomare e Murat.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bari itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Civita to Bari takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Bari

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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