7 days in Positano, Capri & Pompeii Itinerary

7 days in Positano, Capri & Pompeii Itinerary

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Fly to Naples, Ferry to Positano
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Positano
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Capri
— 1 night
Ferry to Sorrento, Taxi to Pompeii
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Pompeii
— 2 nights
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Positano

— 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): head outdoors with Walk of the Gods, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then don't miss a visit to Piazza Tasso, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St Francis Church and Convent. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Thu): Head underground at Cave of Smeraldo, awaken your taste buds at Amalfi Coast Drive, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, and finally take a memorable drive along Amalfi Coast.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Positano road trip website.

London, UK to Positano is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Positano. Traveling from London in October, expect Positano to be a bit warmer, temps between 26°C and 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to catch the ferry to Capri.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors · Tours · Scenic Drive · Wineries

Side Trips

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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.
On the 22nd (Fri), Head underground at Blue Grotto, get engrossed in the history at Villa San Michele, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Solaro, take in the dramatic natural features at I Faraglioni, then take in nature's colorful creations at Giardini di Augusto, and finally don't miss a visit to Belvedere Cannone.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Capri journey planner.

Getting from Positano to Capri by ferry takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. October in Capri sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 20°C at night. On the 23rd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Pompeii.

Things to do in Capri

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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Pompeii

— 2 nights

Underground City

Pompeii has been a tourist destination for more than 250 years.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): explore the ancient world of Odeon - Teatro Piccolo and then delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Duomo di Ravello, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pontificio Santuario della Beata Maria Vergine del Santo Rosario di Pompei, then delve into the distant past at Forum, then admire the landmark architecture of Villa dei Misteri, and finally make a trip to Forum Baths.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Pompeii trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Capri to Pompeii by combination of ferry and taxi takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Capri in October, Pompeii is slightly colder at night with lows of 17°C. On the 25th (Mon), you're off to home.

Things to do in Pompeii

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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