10 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

10 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: San Francisco
+3
Fly + Train + Foot + Ferry:  18 h 15 min
1
Positano
— 3 nights
Ferry:  30 min
2
Capri, Island of Capri
— 1 night
Ferry:  45 min
3
Naples
— 4 nights
Train + Fly:  17 h 15 min
End: San Francisco

3
nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Positano: Duomo di Sant'Andrea (in Amalfi) and Ravello (Villa Rufolo, Villa Cimbrone Gardens, &more). There's still lots to do: get great views at Il Sentiero Degli Dei, enjoy breathtaking views from Torre di Grado, get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico, and head outdoors with I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Positano trip itinerary maker tool.

San Francisco, USA to Positano is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight, train, and ferry. Traveling from San Francisco to Positano, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. April in Positano sees daily highs of 67°F and lows of 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Capri.

Things to do in Positano

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

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

1
night
Capri, Island of Capri

Capri ©
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 3rd (Fri): get outside with Le Ondine Beach Club, identify plant and animal life at Parco Astarita, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Giardini di Augusto, thenexplore the striking landscape at I Faraglioni, and finally take some stellar pictures from Belvedere Cannone.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Capri online trip itinerary planner.

You can ride a ferry from Positano to Capri in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In May, daytime highs in Capri are 74°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to ride a ferry to Naples.

Things to do in Capri

Outdoors Parks Nature
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Le Ondine Beach Club ©
Le Ondine Beach Club
Giardini di Augusto ©
Giardini di Augusto
I Faraglioni
I Faraglioni

4
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Naples is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Napoli, get to know the fascinating history of Underground Naples, and admire the masterpieces at Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Naples visit planning app.

Getting from Capri to Naples by ferry takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and train. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in May, and nighttime lows around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, Pompeii Archaeological Park
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Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Galleria Borbonica ©
Galleria Borbonica
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli ©
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli

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