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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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Special offers

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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 - 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

€ 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)

Joe Banana Limos - Boat - Boat tour to Capri Pick

Excursions by sea

Boat tour to Capri

We will sail to the famous island of Capri. There will be time to visit to the Marvelous cave, Natural Arch, Villa Curzio Malaparte, Faraglioni, the Lighthouse, blue grotto (additional cost) and have about 3-4 hours on Capri on your own. A sandwich with caprese salad and drinks included on board!

By Joe Banana Limos - Boat

from € 750

(Terms and conditions)

all special offers (50)

Recommended experiences and tours

Pegaso Capri Boat Transfers - Boat Transfer Naples - Capri (or vice versa) Pick

Transport and Rental

Boat Transfer Naples - Capri (or vice versa)

Nothing begins your holiday right like arriving on Capri fresh from a stress-free and comfortable crossing with no delays. Book our luxury private boat transfer by Itama 40 to get to where your are headed in chic style and total relaxation!

By Pegaso Capri Boat Transfers

from € 800 € 850 -6%

Pegaso Capri Boat

(Company)

Capri On Board Helicopters - Helicopter Transfer Naples - Capri | low season offer Pick

Transport and Rental

Helicopter Transfer Naples - Capri | low season offer

Would you like to reach Capri in style? Book our luxury transfer by helicopter from Naples to Capri or vice versa and get this special offer during the low season months (September, October, April and May)!

By Capri On Board Helicopters

from € 1,600 € 1,800 -11% up to 5 people
Pegaso Capri Boat Transfers - Boat Transfer Capri - Ischia (o vice versa) Pick

Transport and Rental

Boat Transfer Capri - Ischia (o vice versa)

Enjoy the beauty of the two most famous islands in the Bay of Naples and book our luxury speedboat transfer by Itama 40 Pegaso between Capri and Ischia. No stress, just relaxing style and comfort!

By Pegaso Capri Boat Transfers

from € 900

Pegaso Capri Boat

(Company)

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
Sunland Travel - Hercolaneum & Sorrento tour on bus from Positano Pick

Guided tours

Hercolaneum & Sorrento tour on bus from Positano

Departure from Positano by GT Bus to Herculaneum. Guided visit of about 2 hours of the archeological site. Board on the bus and continuation to Sorrento. Stop to an inlaid wood-work shop, the typical Sorrentine production. Free time for optional lunch. Guided tour of Sorrento town centre.

By Sunland Travel

€ 60 per guest
Sorrento Limo - Transfers Naples - Praiano, Amalfi, Ravello or back Pick

Guided tours

Transfers Naples - Praiano, Amalfi, Ravello or back

Want to reach your hotel on the Amalfi Coast with a comfortable private transfer? Travel to Praiano, Amalfi, or Ravello from Naples (or vice versa) with a luxury sedan driven by a bilingual Italian/English professional who can share with you this coastline's history during the ride.

By Sorrento Limo

from € 130

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!

Sorrento Limo

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

Astarita Car Service

Precision and professionalism for no-stress transfers

Sunland Travel

All you need to tour the Amalfi Coast

Cartotrekking

The stunning natural scenery of the Amalfi Coast by walking