9 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

9 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ravello
— 2 nights
2
Paestum
— 1 night
3
Naples
— 4 nights

2
nights
Ravello

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Change things up with these side-trips from Ravello: Positano (Fornillo & Il Sentiero Degli Dei) and I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos (in Praiano). There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, view the masterpieces at Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma, see the interesting displays at Museo della Carta, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cloister del Paradiso.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Ravello vacation tool.

Milwaukee, USA to Ravello is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. In May, Ravello is somewhat warmer than Milwaukee - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Paestum.

Things to do in Ravello

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Amalfi, Positano, I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos
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Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Il Sentiero Degli Dei ©
Il Sentiero Degli Dei

1
night
Paestum

Paestum ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): appreciate the extensive heritage of Le Mura, gain insight at Azienda Agrituristica Seliano, thenget outside with Lido Esercito, and finally delve into the distant past at Paestum Ruins.

To find where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Paestum trip planning website.

You can do a combination of taxi and train from Ravello to Paestum in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In May in Paestum, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to drive to Naples.

Things to do in Paestum

Historic Sites Outdoors
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Paestum Ruins ©
Paestum Ruins
Azienda Agrituristica Seliano ©
Azienda Agrituristica Seliano

4
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Venture out of the city with trips to Francesco (Frank) Carpegna - Walking with the Gods (in Positano), Salerno (Cilento, Duomo di Salerno, &more) and Pompeii (Museo Villa di Bartolo Longo & Villa dei Misteri). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, steep yourself in history at Galleria Borbonica, view the masterpieces at Sol’Art Ceramiche, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Napoli.

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Drive from Paestum to Naples in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Paestum in May, plan for slightly colder nights in Naples, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Naples

Museums Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Salerno, Pompeii, Francesco (Frank) Carpegna - Walking with the Gods, Sol’Art Ceramiche
Highlights from your plan
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli ©
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli
Museo Cappella Sansevero ©
Museo Cappella Sansevero
Galleria Borbonica ©
Galleria Borbonica

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