8 days in Amalfi, Capri & Positano Itinerary

8 days in Amalfi, Capri & Positano Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Campania holiday planner

©
Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Amalfi
— 2 nights
2
Capri
— 1 night
3
Positano
— 4 nights

2
nights
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 16th (Sun), admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, admire the natural beauty at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, and then steep yourself in history at Duomo di Ravello. On your second day here, take a memorable drive along Amalfi Coast, awaken your taste buds at Amalfi Coast Drive, and then paddle through the water with Amalfi Coast Sea Kayak Tours.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Amalfi tour itinerary planner.

London, UK to Amalfi is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. In August, Amalfi is somewhat warmer than London - with highs of 34°C and lows of 28°C. You'll have a few hours on the 18th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Capri.

Things to do in Amalfi

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ravello, Amalfi Coast, Parrocchia San Giovanni
Highlights from your plan
Amalfi Coast Sea Kayak Tours ©
Amalfi Coast Sea Kayak Tours
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): take some stellar pictures from Belvedere Cannone, admire the natural beauty at Giardini di Augusto, then take in the dramatic natural features at I Faraglioni, then take a memorable drive along Via Krupp, and finally Head underground at Blue Grotto.

To find maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Capri online trip itinerary planner.

Ride a ferry from Amalfi to Capri in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In August, daytime highs in Capri are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can ride a ferry to Positano.

Things to do in Capri

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

Anacapri
Highlights from your plan
I Faraglioni
I Faraglioni
Blue Grotto ©
Blue Grotto
Giardini di Augusto ©
Giardini di Augusto

4
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.
Explore Positano's surroundings by going to Sorrento (Villa di Pollio Felice - Bagni della Regina Giovanna & Marina Grande - Antico Borgo Marinaro). Next up on the itinerary: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, Head underground at Grotte di Suppraiano, head outdoors with I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos, and kick back and relax at Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano.

For photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Positano trip planner.

Ride a ferry from Capri to Positano in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In August in Positano, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Sorrento, Praiano
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Il Sentiero Degli Dei ©
Il Sentiero Degli Dei
Boat Tours & Water Sports

Similar plans

10 days in Lake Como, Capri & Amalfi Coast BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 22 days in Italy & Vence BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 17 days in Italy & Greece BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 11 days in Italy BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: August, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 13 days in Province of Naples & Amalfi BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Capri BY A USER FROM BAHAMAS August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 11 days in Italy BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, culture, historic sites, shopping, popular sights Preferences: August, culture, historic sites, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 18 days in Europe & United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular sights Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 9 days in Amalfi BY A USER FROM CANADA July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Italy BY A USER FROM INDIA November, popular sights Preferences: November Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Italy BY A USER FROM GERMANY September, popular sights Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Capri, Rome & Venice BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES October, popular sights Preferences: October Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans