4 days in Naples, Pompeii & Ercolano Itinerary

4 days in Naples, Pompeii & Ercolano Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Province of Naples vacation planner

Make it your trip
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Naples
— 1 night
Drive
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Pompeii
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ercolano
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Naples

— 1 night
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Underground Naples, examine the collection at MUSA - Museo Universitario delle Scienze e delle Arti, see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, don't miss a visit to Via San Gregorio Armeno, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cloister of Santa Chiara, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Napoli. On your second day here, make a trip to Oltre I Resti, take an in-depth tour of Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte, then contemplate the long history of Catacombe di San Gennaro, then take in the pleasant sights at Lungomare Caracciolo, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza del Plebiscito.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Naples visit planning site.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Naples. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Pompeii.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums

Pompeii

— 2 nights

Underground City

Pompeii has been a tourist destination for more than 250 years.
On the 25th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Pontificio Santuario della Beata Maria Vergine del Santo Rosario di Pompei, explore the ancient world of Villa di Poppea, explore the ancient world of Forum, then steep yourself in history at Villa dei Misteri, and finally don't miss a visit to Pompeii Archaeological Park.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Pompeii trip itinerary website.

Pompeii is just a stone's throw from Naples. In June, daytime highs in Pompeii are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Sat) before leaving for Ercolano.

Things to do in Pompeii

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ercolano

Ercolano is a town and comune in the Metropolitan City of Naples, Campania of Southern Italy. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): delve into the distant past at House of the Grand Portal, then see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Virtuale (MAV), and then explore the ancient world of Parco Acheologico di Ercolano.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Ercolano trip planner.

Ercolano is just a stone's throw from Pompeii. In June, daily temperatures in Ercolano can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Ercolano

Historic Sites · Museums