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Day Trips from the Amalfi Coast

Places to visit near the Amalfi Coast

Day Trips from the Amalfi Coast
Day Trips from the Amalfi Coast
Day Trips from the Amalfi Coast
Day Trips from the Amalfi Coast
Day Trips from the Amalfi Coast
Day Trips from the Amalfi Coast
Day Trips from the Amalfi Coast
Day Trips from the Amalfi Coast
Day Trips from the Amalfi Coast
Day Trips from the Amalfi Coast
Day Trips from the Amalfi Coast
Day Trips from the Amalfi Coast
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Sea, sun, views, food and wine...this is the "dolce vita" along the Amalfi Coast. But Italy's most famous stretch of coastline is also the perfect base for exploring the nearby sights.
The breathtaking island of Capri, the historic atmosphere of Pompeii and Herculaneum, the vibrant city of Naples: these are just a few of the day trips you can take from the Amalfi Coast.

Capri

  • Getting there: by ferry (April to October only) or private boat
  • Distance: 30 minutes from Positano, 40 minutes from Amalfi
  • Recommended for: those who love beautiful scenery and breathtaking walks. Don't miss the experience of seeing the island from the water on a boat tour and taking the chairlift to the top of Mount Solaro.

All you need to know about organizing a day trip to Capri from Positano

Pompeii, Herculaneum, and Mount Vesuvius

  • Getting there: private tour by car with driver or bus+train
  • Distance: 1 hour from Positano, 1h 40m from Amalfi
  • Recommended for: those who love history or are travelling with kids. Remember that you'll be doing a lot of walking during this day trip!

Tours to Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius

Sorrento

  • Getting there: by ferry (April to October only) or bus
  • Distance: 40 minutes from Positano, 1h 30m from Amalfi.
  • Recommended for: those who love a festive resort atmosphere and shopping

A day in Sorrento

Naples

  • Getting there: private car or bus
  • Distance: about 1h 30m
  • Recommended for: those who love the vibe of a bustling, historic city

A day trip to Naples

Paestum

  • Getting there: car or bus+train
  • Distance: about 2 hours
  • Recommended for: archaeology and gourmet enthusiasts, who will love the temples and the fresh mozzarella from this area!

Paestum

If you are staying in Sorrento and would like to day trip to the Amalfi Coast, here are our suggestions:
Organizing a day trip to the Amalfi Coast from Sorrento

Capri Day Tour - NEW 2017! - GOLD Day Trip Package Pick

Guided tours

GOLD Day Trip Package

Planning to take a day trip to Capri? Here is the perfect all-inclusive package, ideal for a morning arrival and evening departure.

By Capri Day Tour - NEW 2017!

€ 78 per guest

(Terms and conditions)

Sunland Travel - Pompeii & Vesuvius collective tour from Positano Pick

Guided tours

Pompeii & Vesuvius collective tour from Positano

Discover the ancient Roman city and the Vulcano which destroyed it! Departure from Positano to Pompeii, for a fantastic guided visit of the ancient Roman city buried by Vesuvius Erumption. Free lunch time. Departure by bus to Mount Vesuvius up to 1000 meters, and walk on the summit.

By Sunland Travel

€ 60 per guest

(Terms and conditions)

Sunland Travel - Pompeii & Hercolaneum collective tour from Positano Pick

Guided tours

Pompeii & Hercolaneum collective tour from Positano

The perfect tour for archaeology lovers: a full day exploring the two famous Roman cities buried in 79 b.C: Pompeii & Hercolaneum. Departure in the morning Pompeii. Visit to the archaeological excavations. Free lunchtime. Visit of Herculaneum archeological site.

By Sunland Travel

€ 67 per guest

(Terms and conditions)

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Recommended experiences and tours

Capri Boat Service Transfer  - Luxury Transfer by Speedboat Capri - Positano Pick

Transport and Rental

Luxury Transfer by Speedboat Capri - Positano

Choose the fastest and most stylish and comfortable transfer from Capri to Positano (or vice versa): a luxury speedboat for you and your group to reach your destination in record time and absolute safety! Make even a transfer an unforgettable moment during your holiday!

By Capri Boat Service Transfer

from € 550 € 610 -10% max 8-10 passengers
Pegaso Capri Boat Transfers - Special offers: transfer by speedboat to/from Capri Pick

Transport and Rental

Special offers: transfer by speedboat to/from Capri

Book now one of our special offer and enjoy a luxury transfer from/to Capri on board of a speedboat Itama 40 Pegaso!

By Pegaso Capri Boat Transfers

from € 450 max 6 passengers

Pegaso Capri Boat

(Company)

Capri On Board Helicopters - Helicopter Transfer from Naples to Capri Pick

Transport and Rental

Helicopter Transfer from Naples to Capri

Would you like to reach Capri in style? Book our luxury transfer by helicopter from Naples to Capri or vice versa!

By Capri On Board Helicopters

from € 1,600 € 1,800 -11% up to 5 people
Astarita Car Service - Private Tour to Pompeii, Herculaneum, Vesuvius Pick

Guided tours

Private Tour to Pompeii, Herculaneum, Vesuvius

A private tour on Mercedes vehicle to Pompeii, Herculanuem and Vesuvius. Tour-stops:
2 hours at Pompeii Archeological Site;
2 hours hiking at the Vesuvius;
Free time for lunch;
1 hour at Herculaneum Ruins.

Vehicle: Mercedes with driver
Duration: 9 hours

By Astarita Car Service

from € 360
Joe Banana Limos - Tours & Transfers - Pompeii, Mount Vesuvius, and Wine Tasting Pick

Guided tours

Pompeii, Mount Vesuvius, and Wine Tasting

A day trip through time as you discover Pompeii, drive up the slope of Mount Vesuvius to hike to the crater, and stop for a light lunch and wine tasting in a local cellar with a tour of the vineyard.

By Joe Banana Limos - Tours & Transfers

from € 410 8-9 hours
Astarita Car Service - Full Day Tour from Sorrento or Positano to Matera Pick

Guided tours

Full Day Tour from Sorrento or Positano to Matera

Discover all the beauties of the historical city of Matera on a day tour from Sorrento or Positano! Our guide will show you the famous "Sassi di Matera" and the "Parco della Murgia". You will also have some time left to stroll around the picturesque streets of Matera and its artisan boutiques.

By Astarita Car Service

€ 1,440 Vehicle for 6-8 people

Excursions

Day trips to Capri from Positano and Amalfi

Day trip to Capri from the Amalfi Coast

Day trips to Pompeii, Herculaneum, and Mount Vesuvius

A day trip which takes you back over two millenia

Day Trip to Paestum from the Amalfi Coast

Visit ancient Greece...in southern Italy!

Day Trips to the Amalfi Coast from Sorrento

Tips for visiting the Amalfi Coast from Sorrento in a Day

Day Trip to Naples from the Amalfi Coast

Visit the vibrant city of Naples from Positano and Amalfi

Recommendations

Boat Rentals and Tours to the Amalfi Coast

Amalfi Coast Boat Rentals & Tours

Day Trip to Paestum from the Amalfi Coast

Visit ancient Greece...in southern Italy!

Day Trips to the Amalfi Coast from Sorrento

Tips for visiting the Amalfi Coast from Sorrento in a Day

Tips

Joe Banana Limos - Tours & Transfers

Expert guides and professional drivers to discover all the treasures of Naples and the Amalfi Coast!

Sunland Travel

All you need to tour the Amalfi Coast

Sorrento Limo

Sit back and relax...let your vacation begin!

Astarita Car Service

Precision and professionalism for no-stress transfers

Cartotrekking

The stunning natural scenery of the Amalfi Coast by walking