8 days in Italy Itinerary
8 days in Italy Itinerary
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— 1 night
Fly to Naples, Ferry to Capri
— 1 night
— 3 nights
Mon, Mar 12 - Mon, Mar 19
Cinque Terre — 2 nights
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): hike along Cinque Terre Trails, trek along Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza, and then get into the urban bustle at Vernazza.
To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Cinque Terre trip itinerary maker app.
Porto, Portugal to Cinque Terre is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Porto to Cinque Terre due to the time zone difference. March in Cinque Terre sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to fly to Palermo.
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Palermo — 1 night
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): admire the local landmark of Fontana della Vergogna (Fontana Pretoria) and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Palermo.
To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Palermo planning tool.
Traveling by flight from Cinque Terre to Palermo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Capri.
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Capri — 1 night
The island of Capri encompasses all the magical allure of the Mediterranean--dramatic blue waters, lush mountainous landscape, and picturesque island villages.Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Blue Grotto, tour the pleasant surroundings at Monte Solaro, and then get active on the water at Capri Boat Service - Luxury.
To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Capri day trip planner.
Do a combination of flight and ferry from Palermo to Capri in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In March, daytime highs in Capri are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to ride a ferry to Ravello.
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Ravello — 3 nights
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.You've now added Rainbow Limos Private Tours and Transfers to your itinerary. When in Ravello, make a side trip to see Le Vigne di Raito in Raito, approximately Raito away. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Villa Rufolo, look for gifts at Piccadilly Ceramics, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Ravello, and examine the collection at Museo della Carta.
To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Ravello trip itinerary builder app.
Ride a ferry from Capri to Ravello in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In March, daytime highs in Ravello are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Mon) to allow time for the flight back home.
Amalfi, Rainbow Limos Private Tours and Transfers, Piccadilly Ceramics, Sol’Art Ceramiche, Le Vigne di Raito
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Italy travel guide
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.
Sicily travel guide
The largest island in the Mediterranean Sea, Sicily is a ruggedly attractive land. The island has a long history of foreign domination and has been controlled by the Greeks, Romans, Arabs, and Normans. The result is a distinct culture blending elements from all of those areas and featuring an intriguing dialect. This is a huge island with plenty of small villages to tour, each with its own treasures. Beyond the popular coastal areas, Sicily's inland attractions include an unspoiled landscape of mountains, hills, and villages that sometimes seem frozen in time. While the natural environment is its biggest draw, Sicily's greatest asset may be its people. They are proud of their traditions and incredibly hospitable to visitors.
Amalfi Coast travel guide
Renowned for its beautiful landscape and medieval fishing villages that cling precariously to the Mediterranean cliffs, the Amalfi Coast is one of Italy's top vacation destinations. This World Heritage Site stretches for about 50 km (30 mi) on the southern side of the Sorrentine peninsula and offers numerous places to visit, from terraced lemon gardens and whitewashed villas to cliff-top views of the sea. Explore the coastline's towns, bays, and resorts. During the peak tourist season, the Amalfi Coast's single seaside road is often jammed with dozens of buses. For that reason, the ubiquitous scooter may be the best way to get around and sightsee. You can also access quite a bit by bicycle.