15 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

15 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

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Fly to Rome, Train to Naples
— 4 nights
— 3 nights
Capri, Island of Capri
— 2 nights
— 5 nights
Train to Rome, Fly to Kolkata (Calcutta)


Naples — 4 nights

Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Explore Naples' surroundings by going to Archaeological Park of Paestum (in Paestum), Pompeii (Forum Baths, Terme del Foro, &more) and Salerno (Duomo di Salerno & Giardino della Minerva). There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park, engage your brain at MUSA - Museo Universitario delle Scienze e delle Arti, take in the spiritual surroundings of Museo Cappella Sansevero, and make a trip to Via San Gregorio Armeno.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Naples trip planner.

Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Naples is an approximately 17.5-hour combination of flight and train. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Naples due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in May; daily highs in Naples reach 27°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Amalfi.
Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums
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Amalfi — 3 nights

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.
Amalfi is known for historic sites, museums, and adventure. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Villa Cimbrone Gardens, examine the collection at Museo della Carta, take in the dramatic scenery at Valle delle Ferriere, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Amalfi online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Naples to Amalfi by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Naples in May, Amalfi is a bit warmer at night with lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can ride a ferry to Capri.
Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Wildlife
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Capri, Island of Capri — 2 nights

The island of Capri encompasses all the magical allure of the Mediterranean--dramatic blue waters, lush mountainous landscape, and picturesque island villages.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Belvedere Cannone, take in nature's colorful creations at Giardini di Augusto, take in the dramatic natural features at I Faraglioni, explore and take pictures at Via Krupp, then capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, and finally stop by Eco Capri. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Monte Solaro, trek along Fortini Coastal Walk, then explore the ancient world of Villa Jovis, then appreciate the history behind Natural Arch, and finally Head underground at White Grotta.

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Traveling by ferry from Amalfi to Capri takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Sorrento.
Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Sorrento — 5 nights

A lovely town easily accessible from almost anywhere in the country, Sorrento overlooks the Bay of Naples and sits right on the Amalfi Drive.
Change things up with these side-trips from Sorrento: Positano (Boat Tours & Water Sports, Il Sentiero Degli Dei, &more). Dedicate the 7th (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, take a leisurely stroll along Marina Grande - Antico Borgo Marinaro, explore the world behind art at Correale di Terranova Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St Francis Church and Convent.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Sorrento trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by ferry from Capri to Sorrento takes an hour. In June, daily temperatures in Sorrento can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.
Tours · Wineries · Outdoors · Historic Sites
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