22 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

22 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

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22 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

Start: Nelspruit
Drive:  68​h
1
Palinuro
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Vietri sul Mare
— 5 nights
ferry:  1​h 30​min
3
Positano
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Capri, Island of Capri
— 3 nights
ferry + Drive:  5​h 30​min
5
Tropea
— 1 night
Drive:  66​h
End: Nelspruit

1
day
Palinuro

Palinuro ©
Palinuro is an Italian small town, the most populated civil parish of Centola, Province of Salerno, in the Campania region. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Baia Infreschi Marina Di Camerota, then explore the fascinating underground world of Grotte Marine di Capo Palinuro, and then stroll through Baia del Buon Dormire.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Palinuro travel itinerary planner.

Nelspruit, South Africa to Palinuro is an approximately 169.5-hour car ride. The time zone difference moving from South Africa Standard Time (SAST) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Vietri sul Mare.

Things to do in Palinuro

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Baia Infreschi Marina Di Camerota
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Baia del Buon Dormire ©
Baia del Buon Dormire
Baia Infreschi Marina Di Camerota ©
Baia Infreschi Marina Di Camerota
Grotte Marine di Capo Palinuro ©
Grotte Marine di Capo Palinuro

5
nights
Vietri sul Mare

Vietri sul Mare ©
Vietri sul Mare is a town and comune in the province of Salerno, in the Campania region of southern Italy. Head to Sol’Art Ceramiche and Ceramiche d'Arte Carmelafor some retail therapy. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Le Vigne di Raito and Basilica di Santa Trofimena. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Vietri sul Mare: Minori (Liquorificio Mansi Carlo, Otium Spa Costa d'Amalfi, & more), Societa Agricola Tenuta San Francesco - S.R.L. (in Tramonti) and Ravello (Ravello Arte & Duomo di Ravello). Next up on the itinerary: stop by Ceramica D'Urso Vietri, explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa San Pietro Apostolo, and enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Lannio.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Vietri sul Mare online trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Palinuro to Vietri sul Mare in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to ride a ferry to Positano.

Things to do in Vietri sul Mare

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ravello, Minori, Cetara, Pompeii Archaeological Park, Societa Agricola Tenuta San Francesco - S.R.L.
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Le Vigne di Raito ©
Le Vigne di Raito
Sol’Art Ceramiche ©
Sol’Art Ceramiche
Ceramica D'Urso Vietri ©
Ceramica D'Urso Vietri

5
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Bagni d'Arienzo and Fontana sant'Andrea. Venture out of the city with trips to Villa Rufolo (in Ravello), Lido di Ravello (in Castiglione) and Amalfi (Wine Tours & Tastings & Duomo di Sant'Andrea). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Fornillo, stroll through Marina di Praia Beach, learn about winemaking at Cantine Marisa Cuomo, and look for gifts at Theodora Moda Positano.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Positano itinerary builder .

You can ride a ferry from Vietri sul Mare to Positano in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to Capri.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Amalfi, Praiano, Ravello, Cantine Marisa Cuomo, Lido Capo di Conca
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Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Lido di Ravello ©
Lido di Ravello
Theodora Moda Positano ©
Theodora Moda Positano

3
nights
Capri, Island of Capri

The island of Capri encompasses all the magical allure of the Mediterranean--dramatic blue waters, lush mountainous landscape, and picturesque island villages.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Walking tours and Belvedere Cannone. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa San Michele, kick back and relax at Marina Grande Public Beach, get engrossed in the history at Villa San Michele, and identify plant and animal life at Parco Astarita.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Capri trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by car from Positano to Capri takes 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Tropea.

Things to do in Capri

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Anacapri
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Walking tours
Eco Capri ©
Eco Capri
Marina Piccola
Marina Piccola

1
night
Tropea

Tropea ©
Tropea is a municipality located within the province of Vibo Valentia, in Calabria (southern Italy).The town is a famous bathing place, situated on a reef, in the gulf of St. On the 18th (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at Capo Vaticano, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Riaci, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Sanctuary of Santa Maria dell'Isola, and finally take a stroll around Tropea. Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Castello Aragonese Murat, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Piedigrotta Church, kick back and relax at Michelino Beach, then explore the engaging exhibits at Creazioni Artistiche Il Faro, and finally look for gifts at Gourmetit.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Tropea trip planner .

Do a combination of ferry and car from Capri to Tropea in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. Traveling from Capri in June, expect slightly colder with lows of 20°C in Tropea. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tropea

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Pizzo, Capo Vaticano, Michelino Beach, Spiaggia di Riaci
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Capo Vaticano ©
Capo Vaticano
Tropea ©
Tropea
Gourmetit ©
Gourmetit

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