Naples to Amalfi - 8 Day Self Guided Walk

Map Image

From the ancient stone streets of Pompeii to the stunning Amalfi Coast, this walking tour of Italy is a lesson in the true meaning of la dolce vita. Combining Italy's forte in art, culture and mouth-watering cuisine with its natural predisposition for breathtaking seascapes, your Vesuvius, Capri and the Amalfi Coast tour drops you right into the heart of Italian culture and history. Marvel at the brooding Mount Vesuvius from atop its summit, explore the unrivalled Amalfi coastline with its rugged sea cliffs and colourful villages and take a dip in the Bay of Naples' turquoise water. Prepare to be captivated on this unforgettable Italian adventure.

Itinerary

Days 1-2 Naples

This unforgettable Italian coastline adventure begins with a ride on the Circumvesuviana Railway, which wraps around mighty Vesuvius. Stretch legs and marvel at the incredible views while circling the summit on a winding staircase before exploring Herculaneum, an ancient city buried after the mountain’s infamous eruption in AD79.

Day 3 Capri/Naples

Ferry across azure waters to gorgeous Capri, dotted with churches, vineyards and spectacular vistas of the Bay of Naples. Hike to the summit to admire Santa Maria a Cetrella - perched magnificently atop high cliffs - and soak up the stunning, picture-postcard views.

Day 4 Pompeii/Agerola

Explore Pompeii’s astonishing ruins and be humbled by the city’s tragic demise. Walk along stone-laid streets and imagine Romans bustling about this once-thriving city. Travel onto Agerola for the night.

Days 5-7 Amalfi Coast/Agerola

Stride out along the magnificent Amalfi Coast, hiking past tiny chapels and hidden caves to reach spectacular panoramas. Descend through the Canyon di Furore before cooling off in the turquoise waters below. Hug the coast on a walk to delightful Amalfi. Perhaps visit the 13th-century Cloister of Paradise, or people-watch in the piazza. Admire the views across the Gulf of Salerno while walking to charming Ravello, home to the Villa Cimbrone. Enjoy a final walk along Amalfi’s famous ‘Path of the Gods’ - a spectacular hike that wraps around the coastline - before arriving into Positano.

Day 8 Naples

Return to Naples for a slice of ‘la vera pizza napolitana’.

View more about Naples to Amalfi - 8 Day Self Guided Walk Trip
Need More Help?
1-866-549-7614 or Send Email

Related Travel Stories

3 Trips to Italy for the most Independent travelers

From the scenic hills of Tuscany to the bustling streets of Milan and Rome or the picture-perfect shores of Lake Como, Italy is a must-see European destination. With beautiful scenery and even tastier food, every traveler should get a chance to see, taste and experience Italy. For those independent travelers who still want some direction on where to go and what to see, here are three great tours that will show you Italy at its finest without suffocating you. ...

Like This Trip? Please Share
Adventure Trips Home » Europe » Italy Adventure Trips » Naples to Amalfi - 8 Day Self Guided Walk