15 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

15 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

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Fly
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Naples
— 3 nights
Drive
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Sorrento
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Capri, Island of Capri
— 3 nights
Ferry
4
Amalfi
— 3 nights
Taxi to Salerno, Train to Paestum
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Paestum
— 1 night
Drive
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Matera
— 1 night
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Naples

— 3 nights
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Change things up with these side-trips from Naples: Vesuvio National Park (in Ottaviano) and Villa dei Misteri (in Pompeii). There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cloister of Santa Chiara, get to know the fascinating history of Underground Naples, and get engrossed in the history at Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Naples travel route planner.

Tulsa, USA to Naples is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You can also fly. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Tulsa to Naples due to the time zone difference. In April in Naples, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to drive to Sorrento.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 14 — 18:

Sorrento

— 2 nights

Land of the Sirens

A lovely town easily accessible from almost anywhere in the country, Sorrento overlooks the Bay of Naples and sits right on the Amalfi Drive.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Francis Church and Convent, then make a trip to Piazza Tasso, then get great views at Il Sentiero Degli Dei, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Spiaggia Grande, stop by Artigianato Rallo, and then take a leisurely stroll along Marina Grande - Antico Borgo Marinaro.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Sorrento itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Naples to Sorrento takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Sorrento can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to ride a ferry to Capri.

Things to do in Sorrento

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 18 — 20:

Capri, Island of Capri

— 3 nights
The island of Capri encompasses all the magical allure of the Mediterranean--dramatic blue waters, lush mountainous landscape, and picturesque island villages.
Capri is known for nature, parks, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: discover the deep blue sea with Capri Island Tour, make a trip to Belvedere Cannone, tour the pleasant surroundings at Giardini di Augusto, and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

For ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Capri trip builder site.

You can ride a ferry from Sorrento to Capri in an hour. In April, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to ride a ferry to Amalfi.

Things to do in Capri

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Transportation

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 20 — 23:

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.
Step out of Amalfi with an excursion to Le Ali nel Vento - Birds of Prey Experience in Positano--about 40 minutes away. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Ravello, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sentiero dei Limoni, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cloister del Paradiso, and admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Amalfi itinerary tool.

Traveling by ferry from Capri to Amalfi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In April, daily temperatures in Amalfi can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Paestum.

Things to do in Amalfi

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 23 — 26:

Paestum

— 1 night
On the 27th (Tue), appreciate the extensive heritage of Le Mura, make a trip to Anfiteatro Romano di Paestum, then deepen your understanding at Azienda Agrituristica Seliano, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Paestum Ruins.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Paestum online itinerary builder.

Getting from Amalfi to Paestum by combination of taxi and train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 66°F in April, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can drive to Matera.

Things to do in Paestum

Historic Sites
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Matera

— 1 night

Subterranean City

Famous for its resemblance to the ancient settlements of Jerusalem and Cappadocia, Matera remains one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): explore the fascinating underground world of Casa Grotta di Vico Solitario, don't miss a visit to Casa Noha, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Sassi di Matera.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Matera itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Paestum to Matera takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Paestum in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Matera, with lows of 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Matera

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
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