8 days in Naples, Ischia & Amalfi Coast Itinerary

8 days in Naples, Ischia & Amalfi Coast Itinerary

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Start: Marrakech
Fly:  14 h
1
Naples
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
2
Ischia
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Salerno
— 1 night
Ferry:  30 min
4
Amalfi
— 1 day
Drive:  15 min
5
Ravello
— 1 night
+4
Bus + Train + Bus + Foot + Fly:  15 h 15 min
End: Marrakech

2
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): delve into the distant past at Parco Acheologico di Ercolano and then delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, then browse the exhibits of Museo Cappella Sansevero, then brush up on your military savvy at Galleria Borbonica, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Napoli.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Naples online tour planner.

Marrakech, Morocco to Naples is an approximately 6.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Marrakech in August, expect nights in Naples to be about the same, around 25°C, while days are little chillier, around 36°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Ischia.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, Pompeii Archaeological Park
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Parco Acheologico di Ercolano ©
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Galleria Borbonica ©
Galleria Borbonica

1
night
Ischia

Ischia ©
Ischia is a volcanic island in the Tyrrhenian Sea. Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): stroll through Maronti Beach and then steep yourself in history at Castello Aragonese d'Ischia.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Ischia trip planner.

Getting from Naples to Ischia by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Salerno.

Things to do in Ischia

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks
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Castello Aragonese d'Ischia ©
Castello Aragonese d'Ischia
Maronti Beach ©
Maronti Beach

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): browse for treasures at Libreria Antiquaria Vecchi Libri, look for gifts at Bossa, stop by Antica Dolceria Pantaleone, stop by Lavorazione Artigianale Savastano, then look for gifts at ceramica solimene, and finally look for gifts at Ceramica D'Urso Vietri.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Salerno travel route planning app.

Drive from Ischia to Salerno in 3 hours. In August, daytime highs in Salerno are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to ride a ferry to Amalfi.

Things to do in Salerno

Shopping

Side Trip

Vietri sul Mare
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Ceramica D'Urso Vietri ©
Ceramica D'Urso Vietri
ceramica solimene ©
ceramica solimene
Libreria Antiquaria Vecchi Libri ©
Libreria Antiquaria Vecchi Libri

1
day
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 29th (Tue), examine the collection at Museo della Carta, kick back and relax at Lido Capo di Conca, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Sant'Andrea, then stop by Antichi Sapori d'Amalfi, and finally stop by Goccia d'Oro.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Amalfi online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by ferry from Salerno to Amalfi takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Ravello.

Things to do in Amalfi

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Lido Capo di Conca
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Lido Capo di Conca ©
Lido Capo di Conca
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Museo della Carta ©
Museo della Carta

1
night
Ravello

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
On the 30th (Wed), view the masterpieces at Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma, stop by La Bottega delle Arti, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Ravello, admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, then admire the natural beauty at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, and finally view the masterpieces at Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Ravello online sightseeing planner.

Ravello is just a short distance from Amalfi. In August, daytime highs in Ravello are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ravello

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
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Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens

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