11 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

11 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Southern Italy trip itinerary builder

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Drive
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Paestum
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Naples
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Sorrento
— 1 night
Ferry
4
Ravello
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Civita
— 1 night
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Paestum

— 2 nights
Get a sense of the local culture at Paestum Ruins and Borgo Medievale di Agropoli. Change things up with these side-trips from Paestum: Oasi Valle della Caccia (in Senerchia), Santuario San Gerardo (in Materdomini) and Borgo Medievale di Castellabate (in Castellabate).

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Lamezia Terme to Paestum is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Lamezia Terme in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Paestum, with lows of 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Naples.

Things to do in Paestum

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

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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. Get some cultural insight at Pompeii Archaeological Park and Galleria Borbonica. Venture out of the city with trips to Villa dei Misteri (in Pompeii) and Salerno (Duomo di Salerno & Castello di Arechi). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, stroll the grounds of Catacombe di San Gennaro, and pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Napoli.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Naples trip planner.

Getting from Paestum to Naples by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Paestum in July, Naples is a bit cooler at night with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Sorrento.

Things to do in Naples

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 13 — 16:

Sorrento

— 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Correale di Terranova Museum, get interesting insight from Tours, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Sorrento.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Sorrento trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Naples to Sorrento in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Sorrento can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Ravello.

Things to do in Sorrento

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Ravello

— 3 nights
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Get some cultural insight at Duomo di Sant'Andrea and Villa Cimbrone Gardens. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ravello: Positano (Art & Craft Gallery, Fornillo, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Villa Rufolo, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa dell'Annunziata, see the interesting displays at Museo della Carta, and shop like a local with Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Ravello tour website.

You can ride a ferry from Sorrento to Ravello in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In July, daily temperatures in Ravello can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Civita.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Civita

— 1 night
Civita is a hilltown and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta, get engrossed in the history at Museo Etonico Arbresh, then look for all kinds of wild species at Setteventi del Pollino, and finally take in the views from Il ponte del diavolo.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Civita route app.

You can drive from Ravello to Civita in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Civita

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
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