14 days in Greece & Southern Italy Itinerary

14 days in Greece & Southern Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Athens, Greece
— 3 nights
2
Praiano, Italy
— 2 nights
3
Naples, Italy
— 4 nights

3
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Get some historical perspective at Acropolis of Athens and Church of Kapnikarea. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Ermou Street and Athens Art Gallery. Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, look for gifts at Maris Exclusive Jewelry, take in the exciting artwork at Eleni Marneri Galerie, and pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Amorgos Antique Store.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Athens road trip site.

Auckland, New Zealand to Athens is an approximately 30-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from New Zealand Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 10 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Auckland in December, with highs in Athens at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Praiano.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

2
nights
Praiano, Italy

Praiano ©
Praiano is a town and comune of the province of Salerno in the Campania region of southwest Italy. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Ceramiche D'Arte Pascal and Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela. Visit Duomo di Sant'Andrea and Sanctuary of Our Lady of Sorrow (Sancturio Maria Santissima Addolorata) for their historical value. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Praiano: Scala (Chiesa dell'Annunziata & Cattedrale di San Lorenzo), Basilica of Saint Trofimena (in Minori) and Ravello (Ravello Arte, Convento Frati Minori Conventuali S.Francesco, &more). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Francesco.

To see where to stay and more tourist information, refer to the Praiano online road trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Athens to Praiano. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Naples.

Things to do in Praiano

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Ravello, Scala, Amalfi, Basilica of Saint Trofimena, Chiesa di San Francesco
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Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens

4
nights
Naples, Italy

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Pompeii Archaeological Park and Galleria Borbonica will appeal to history buffs. Do your shopping at Chiaia and Magazzini Fotografici. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Museo Cappella Sansevero, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Napoli, go for a walk through Lungomare Caracciolo, and see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli.

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Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Praiano to Naples takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Naples when traveling from Praiano in December, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Pompeii Archaeological Park, Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
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Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano ©
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
Museo Cappella Sansevero ©
Museo Cappella Sansevero

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