12 days in Sorrento, Capri & Positano Itinerary

12 days in Sorrento, Capri & Positano Itinerary

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Sorrento
— 2 nights
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Capri
— 3 nights
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Positano
— 4 nights

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Sorrento

Sorrento ©
A lovely town easily accessible from almost anywhere in the country, Sorrento overlooks the Bay of Naples and sits right on the Amalfi Drive.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of St Francis Church and Convent and then take in the exciting artwork at Marcello Aversa Studio d'Arte. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Museobottega della Tarsialignea, kick back and relax at Villa di Pollio Felice - Bagni della Regina Giovanna, admire the masterpieces at Correale di Terranova Museum, then make a trip to Piazza Tasso, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Gallery Raffaele Celentano.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Sorrento trip itinerary planner.

Charlotte, USA to Sorrento is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Charlotte to Sorrento. In September, daily temperatures in Sorrento can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Capri.

Things to do in Sorrento

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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Fishing Charters & Tours
St Francis Church and Convent ©
St Francis Church and Convent

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Capri

Capri
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 28th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Villa San Michele. On the next day, explore the activities along Marina Piccola, don't miss a visit to Giardini di Augusto, don't miss a visit to Piazza Umberto I, then stop by Carthusia, then take in the dramatic natural features at I Faraglioni, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Parco Astarita.

To find ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Capri trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by ferry from Sorrento to Capri takes an hour. September in Capri sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 68°F at night. You will leave for Positano on the 1st (Tue).

Things to do in Capri

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Villa San Michele
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I Faraglioni
I Faraglioni
Villa San Michele ©
Villa San Michele
Marina Grande Public Beach ©
Marina Grande Public Beach

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Positano

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 enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Fornillo and Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Duomo di Sant'Andrea and Villa Rufolo. Get out of town with these interesting Positano side-trips: Castiglione (Lido di Ravello & Spiaggia di castiglione), Museo della Carta (in Amalfi) and Ravello (Villa Cimbrone Gardens, Ceramiche D'Arte Pascal, &more). There's lots more to do: do a tasting at Le Vigne di Raito, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parrocchia San Giovanni, Head underground at Grotte di Suppraiano, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Il Gusto della Costa.

For reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Positano trip itinerary planner.

You can ride a ferry from Capri to Positano in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Positano can reach 72°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Positano

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Ravello, Vietri sul Mare, Amalfi, Praiano
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Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo

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