16 days in Italy Itinerary

16 days in Italy Itinerary

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16 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Valencia
Fly:  5​h
1
Pompeii
— 2 nights
train:  45​min
2
Salerno
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
3
Vietri sul Mare
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
4
Ravello
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
5
Atrani
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
6
Amalfi
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
7
Furore
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
8
Positano
— 1 night
ferry:  30​min
9
Sorrento
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
10
Capri
— 1 night
+2
ferry + shuttle + Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Valencia


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2
nights
Pompeii

Pompeii ©
Pompeii has been a tourist destination for more than 250 years.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Pompeii: Vesuvius National Park (in Ottaviano) and Convento di Santa Maria a Castro (in Praiano). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Pompeii Archaeological Park, admire the striking features of Villa dei Misteri, explore the ancient world of Forum, and do a tasting at Bosco de Medici Winery.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Pompeii journey planning tool .

Valencia, Spain to Pompeii is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Salerno.

Things to do in Pompeii

Historic Sites Wineries Nature

Side Trips

Vesuvius National Park, Convento di Santa Maria a Castro, Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
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Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano ©
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
Vesuvius National Park ©
Vesuvius National Park

2
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Salerno

Salerno ©
While often overshadowed by the Amalfi Coast's array of quaint villages, Salerno has become one of the region's main areas for culture and entertainment, while remaining relatively unmarked by tourism.
On the 6th (Sun), appreciate the extensive heritage of Il Vecchio Centro Storico di Romagnano al Monte, don't miss a visit to Promenade Trieste, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Salerno, then make a trip to Centro Storico Salerno, and finally delve into the distant past at Paestum Ruins. On the 7th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the different monuments and memorials at Salerno War Cemetery, then take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Comunale, and then admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Fruscione.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Salerno online road trip planner .

Traveling by train from Pompeii to Salerno takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Salerno can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can go by car to Vietri sul Mare.

Things to do in Salerno

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Paestum Ruins
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Paestum Ruins ©
Paestum Ruins
Promenade Trieste ©
Promenade Trieste
Duomo di Salerno ©
Duomo di Salerno

2
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. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): do a tasting at Le Vigne di Raito. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get outside with Il Calypso Stabilimento Balneare, then pause for some serene contemplation at Badia della Santissima Trinita', then shop like a local with Sol’Art Ceramiche, and finally stop by Ceramica D'Urso Vietri.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Vietri sul Mare online journey builder .

Vietri sul Mare is just a stone's throw from Salerno. In October, daily temperatures in Vietri sul Mare can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Ravello.

Things to do in Vietri sul Mare

Outdoors Shopping Wineries

Side Trips

Torre di Cetara, Monte Finestra, Badia della Santissima Trinita'
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Le Vigne di Raito ©
Le Vigne di Raito
Monte Finestra ©
Monte Finestra
Il Calypso Stabilimento Balneare ©
Il Calypso Stabilimento Balneare

1
night
Ravello

Ravello
For more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Ravello itinerary builder .

You can drive from Vietri sul Mare to Ravello in an hour. In October in Ravello, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 20°C at night. You will leave for Atrani on the 10th (Thu).

Things to do in Ravello

Tours Outdoors Transportation
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1
night
Atrani

Atrani
On the 10th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Atrani, then make a trip to Parrocchia di Santa Maria a Mare, and then head outdoors with Spiaggia - Hotel Sole Splendid.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Atrani trip website .

Atrani is just a short distance from Ravello. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 20°C. On the 11th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Amalfi.

Things to do in Atrani

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Maiori
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Spiaggia di Atrani
Spiaggia di Atrani
Vicoli, scale e archi ©
Vicoli, scale e archi
Piazzetta Umberto I ©
Piazzetta Umberto I

1
night
Amalfi

Amalfi ©
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.
On the 11th (Fri), admire the local landmark of Fontana sant'Andrea, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cloister del Paradiso, and finally head outdoors with Amalfi Coast.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Amalfi online travel route planner .

Amalfi is just a short distance from Atrani. In October, daily temperatures in Amalfi can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can drive to Furore.

Things to do in Amalfi

Outdoors Scenic Drive Historic Sites

Side Trip

Amalfi Coast
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Amalfi Coast ©
Amalfi Coast
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Cloister del Paradiso ©
Cloister del Paradiso

2
nights
Furore

Furore ©
Furore is a town and comune in the province of Salerno in the Campania region of south-western Italy. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Cappella dell'Annunziata, then don't miss a visit to Parrocchia Di San Gennaro, then get outside with I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos, and finally make a trip to Fiordo di Furore. Keep things going the next day: learn about winemaking at Cantine Marisa Cuomo, take in panoramic vistas at Torre di Grado, then stop by La Bacheca, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Torre del Capo di Conca.

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Furore is very close to Amalfi. In October, daytime highs in Furore are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can drive to Positano.

Things to do in Furore

Wineries Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

Praiano, Torre del Capo di Conca
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Cantine Marisa Cuomo ©
Cantine Marisa Cuomo
I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos ©
I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos
Parrocchia Di San Gennaro ©
Parrocchia Di San Gennaro

1
night
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.
On the 14th (Mon), take some stellar pictures from Il Sentiero Degli Dei, then enjoy the sand and surf at Fornillo, and then look for gifts at Nana' Positano.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Positano online trip builder .

Drive from Furore to Positano in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to catch the ferry to Sorrento.

Things to do in Positano

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Il Sentiero Degli Dei ©
Il Sentiero Degli Dei
Nana' Positano ©
Nana' Positano

1
night
Sorrento

A lovely town easily accessible from almost anywhere in the country, Sorrento overlooks the Bay of Naples and sits right on the Amalfi Drive.
On the 15th (Tue), make a trip to Corso Italia, take a leisurely stroll along Marina Grande - Antico Borgo Marinaro, race across the water with a speed boat tour, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St Francis Church and Convent, and finally make a trip to Piazza Tasso. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

For more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Sorrento trip tool .

Sorrento is just a short distance from Positano. In October, daytime highs in Sorrento are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Capri.

Things to do in Sorrento

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites
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Food Tours
Speed Boats Tours
Marina Grande - Antico Borgo Marinaro ©

1
night
Capri

Capri
The island of Capri encompasses all the magical allure of the Mediterranean--dramatic blue waters, lush mountainous landscape, and picturesque island villages.
On the 16th (Wed), explore the fascinating underground world of Blue Grotto.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Capri itinerary maker site .

Getting from Sorrento to Capri by car takes about 3 hours. October in Capri sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Capri

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Blue Grotto
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I Faraglioni
I Faraglioni
Blue Grotto ©
Blue Grotto
Giardini di Augusto ©
Giardini di Augusto

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