10 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

10 days in Southern Italy Itinerary

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Fly
1
Tropea
— 1 night
Drive
2
Maratea
— 2 nights
Train
3
Marina di Camerota
— 2 nights
Train to Pompei, Taxi to Positano
4
Positano
— 3 nights
Ferry
5
Capri, Island of Capri
— 1 night
Ferry to Naples, Fly to London

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Tropea — 1 night

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. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Piedigrotta Church, enjoy the sand and surf at Michelino Beach, then have fun and explore at Artistic Creations The Lighthouse, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Sanctuary of Santa Maria dell'Isola. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Riaci, enjoy the sand and surf at Capo Vaticano, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Tropea online vacation planner.

London, UK to Tropea is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. In August, Tropea is somewhat warmer than London - with highs of 35°C and lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Maratea.
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Maratea — 2 nights

Maratea is a town and comune of Basilicata, in the province of Potenza. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): head off the coast to Island Dino, then don't miss a visit to Arco Magno, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Il Mirto Solarium Bar. Here are some ideas for day two: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour and then make a trip to Statua del Cristo Redentore di Maratea.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Maratea road trip site.

You can drive from Tropea to Maratea in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can take a train to Marina di Camerota.
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Marina di Camerota — 2 nights

Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Area Marina Protetta Costa degli Infreschi e della Masseta, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cala Bianca Beach, and then take a tour by water with Cooperativa Rosa dei Venti. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Baia del Buon Dormire, Head underground at Grotte Marine di Capo Palinuro, and then head outdoors with Spiaggia da Peppe.

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You can take a train from Maratea to Marina di Camerota in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Positano.
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Positano — 3 nights

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 discover tucked-away gems like Valle delle Ferriere and Cloister del Paradiso. Kids will enjoy Villa Cimbrone Gardens and Fornillo. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Positano: Spiaggia di castiglione (in Castiglione) and Amalfi (Duomo di Sant'Andrea & Museo della Carta). And it doesn't end there: get outside with Outdoor Activities, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Grande, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Croce, and look for gifts at Bob Art and Winery.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Positano travel route planning tool.

Getting from Marina di Camerota to Positano by combination of train and taxi takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to ride a ferry to Capri.
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Capri, Island of Capri — 1 night

The island of Capri encompasses all the magical allure of the Mediterranean--dramatic blue waters, lush mountainous landscape, and picturesque island villages.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): don't miss a visit to I Faraglioni, take in nature's colorful creations at Giardini di Augusto, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa San Michele, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Solaro, and finally take an in-depth tour of Villa San Michele.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Capri tour builder site.

Ride a ferry from Positano 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. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.
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