Puzzled between mountains vs beach: This hidden gem in Southern Italy has answers to it#photosabroad

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6th Jun 2018
Photo of Puzzled between mountains vs beach: This hidden gem in Southern Italy has answers to it#photosabroad by Ankit Dodla

Travelling to Italy, the Southern Italy definitely have answers to your dilemma of mountain vs Beach. Naples and Sorrento, cities in Southern Italy along with Amalfi coast and Capri Islands adds to the extraordinary list of some serene and breathtakingly beautiful landscapes covering both the land and sea.

This photo itinerary will help you plan out your travel options from Rome.

My trip was during the summers (June 1st week)
Trip duration - 3-4 days
Trip cost- 250- 300 € ( Roughly 20000- 25000 Rs)

Day 1

1. Pompeii ruins and Mount Vesuvius

Take a  early morning trenitalia from Rome to reach Napoli Centrale. From Piazza Garibaldi in Naples, take a Circumvesuviana train on the Sorrento route and get down at Pompeii ruins.  Visit the Pompeii ruins by afternoon and then take a bus to Mount Vesuvius. Take a trek to the crater. Take a Circumvesuviana train and spend the night in Sorrento.

View of Mount Vesuvius

Photo of Mount Vesuvius, Ottaviano, Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy by Ankit Dodla
Day 2

2. Sorrento and Capri Islands

Enjoy the sunrise from the mountains or by the beach in Sorrento. Take a ferry to Capri Island. Take a 4 hour complete tour of Capri and Anacapri Island in separate ferry which covers the Blue Grotto, Faraglioni, Green Grotto and Marina Piccola. Visit the other places in Capri and savor the delicacies in the local eateries. Take a ferry to either Postaino or Amalfi coast in the evening. Shop and enjoy the local markets.

Panoramic view of Sorrento coast

Photo of Capri, Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy by Ankit Dodla

Cruise to the Capri

Photo of Capri, Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy by Ankit Dodla

View of the Sorrento coastline from the ferry

Photo of Capri, Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy by Ankit Dodla

A bumpy ride, blue landscapes and the sea

Photo of Capri, Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy by Ankit Dodla

Capri Island

Photo of Capri, Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy by Ankit Dodla
Day 3

3. Postaino and Amalfi coast

Relish the sunrise at the coast. Enjoy the private beaches in Postaino. Hike to the Sentiero degli Dei (Path of the Gods) to get the amazing view of the coast. Visit the Church of Santa Maria Assunta and other catherdals. Shop clothes and shoes at local markets. Try out the eateries. Take a bus back to Sorrento and take Circumvesuviana train from Sorrento to Naples.

Beach at the Postaino coast and along with the view of mountains

Photo of Amalfi Coast, Amalfi, Province of Salerno, Italy by Ankit Dodla

Serene view of the Amalfi coast

Photo of Amalfi Coast, Amalfi, Province of Salerno, Italy by Ankit Dodla

Perfect place for the sunrise

Photo of Amalfi Coast, Amalfi, Province of Salerno, Italy by Ankit Dodla

Church of Santa Maria Assunta

Photo of Amalfi Coast, Amalfi, Province of Salerno, Italy by Ankit Dodla

Amalfi coast

Photo of Amalfi Coast, Amalfi, Province of Salerno, Italy by Ankit Dodla

Have more questions about the itinerary, I can help you out with planning the itinerary and trip. Photos clicked by me and please take permission before using them.

Happy traveling 😊

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