31 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

31 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Brussels
Fly:  5 h
1
Naples
— 9 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
2
Paestum
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Maiori
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Positano
— 8 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Capri, Island of Capri
— 5 nights
+2
Ferry + Bus + Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: Brussels

9
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Explore Naples' surroundings by going to Pompeii (Tempio di Venere, Villa dei Misteri, &more), Salerno (Chiesa della Santissima Annunziata, Lavorazione Artigianale Savastano, &more) and Vietri sul Mare (Arciconfraternita della Santissima Annunziata e del Santissimo Rosario & Villa Comunale). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, make a trip to Oltre I Resti, explore the world behind art at Museo Cappella Sansevero, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Underground Naples.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Naples tour itinerary planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Naples is an approximately 5.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Brussels in July, with highs in Naples at 36°C and lows at 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Paestum.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Salerno, Pompeii, Vietri sul Mare, Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
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Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli ©
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Galleria Borbonica ©
Galleria Borbonica

4
nights
Paestum

Paestum ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Paestum: Oasi Valle della Caccia (in Senerchia) and Il Mirto Solarium Bar (in Maratea).

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Paestum attractions website.

Take a train from Naples to Paestum in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Naples in July since evenings lows in Paestum dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Maiori.

Things to do in Paestum

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Oasi Valle della Caccia, Il Mirto Solarium Bar
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Oasi Valle della Caccia ©
Oasi Valle della Caccia
Paestum Ruins ©
Paestum Ruins
Il Mirto Solarium Bar ©
Il Mirto Solarium Bar

4
nights
Maiori

Maiori ©
Maiori is a town and comune on the Amalfi coast in the province of Salerno . Change things up with these side-trips from Maiori: Villa Cimbrone Gardens (in Ravello) and Vietri sul Mare (Le Vigne di Raito & Spiaggia di Marina d'Albori). And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, contemplate the long history of Santa Maria de Olearia, stroll through Lido di Ravello, and take in the dramatic scenery at Valle delle Ferriere.

For traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Maiori trip planner.

Traveling by car from Paestum to Maiori takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Maiori

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ravello, Amalfi, Vietri sul Mare
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Le Vigne di Raito ©
Le Vigne di Raito
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo

8
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Positano: Torre del Capo di Conca (in Conca dei Marini) and La Masseria Farm Experience (in Massa Lubrense). The adventure continues: take a memorable tour with Tours, kick back and relax at Fornillo, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Positano trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Maiori to Positano by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Maiori in July, Positano is a bit cooler at night with lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Capri.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Praiano, Sorrento, Torre del Capo di Conca, La Masseria Farm Experience
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Food Tours
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Fornillo ©
Fornillo

5
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.
Capri is known for nature, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at I Faraglioni, Head underground at Blue Grotto, don't miss a visit to Piazza Umberto I, and hike along Pizzolungo.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Capri trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Positano to Capri in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Capri

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Anacapri
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Speed Boats Tours
I Faraglioni
I Faraglioni
Blue Grotto ©
Blue Grotto

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