8 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

8 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

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Positano
— 2 nights
2
Maiori
— 2 nights
3
Naples
— 2 nights

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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.
Positano is known for beaches, shopping, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Il Sentiero Degli Dei, explore the fascinating underground world of Grotte di Suppraiano, get engrossed in the history at MAR - Museo Archeologico Romano, and shop like a local with Miniaci Art Gallery.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Positano trip planner.

New York City, USA to Positano is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. Traveling from New York City in April, expect Positano to be a bit warmer, temps between °F and °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Maiori.

Things to do in Positano

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Praiano
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Grotte di Suppraiano ©
Grotte di Suppraiano
Il Sentiero Degli Dei ©
Il Sentiero Degli Dei
MAR - Museo Archeologico Romano ©
MAR - Museo Archeologico Romano

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Maiori

Maiori ©
Maiori is a town and comune on the Amalfi coast in the province of Salerno . Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Liquorificio Mansi Carlo, take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimitero Monumentale, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cloister del Paradiso, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Le Ville di Ravello, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello, admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo, get great views at Belvedere Principessa di Piemonte, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Valle dei Mulini, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of Saint Trofimena.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Maiori trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Positano to Maiori takes 1.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Maiori can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Naples.

Things to do in Maiori

Historic Sites Parks Trails

Side Trips

Amalfi, Ravello, Minori
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Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea

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Naples

Naples ©
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 16th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Napoli, engage your brain at MUSA - Museo Universitario delle Scienze e delle Arti, thencontemplate the long history of Museo Cappella Sansevero, thenmake a trip to Miglio Sacro, and finally examine the collection at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Galleria Borbonica, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cloister of Santa Chiara, thenexplore the galleries of Chiesa dei Santi Filippo e Giacomo - Complesso Museale dell'Arte della Seta, and finally get engrossed in the history at Biblioteca San Lorenzo Maggiore - Fra Landolfo Caracciolo.

For reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Naples trip planner.

Getting from Maiori to Naples by car takes about 1.5 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Maiori in April since evenings lows in Naples dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Naples

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
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Museo Cappella Sansevero ©
Museo Cappella Sansevero
Galleria Borbonica ©
Galleria Borbonica
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli ©
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli

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