Southern Italy - Naples & Campania (PDF Chapter)
This is the Naples & Campania chapter from Lonely Planet’s Southern Italy guidebook.
Campania is a rich ragù of Arabesque street life, decadent palaces, pastel-hued villages and aria-inspiring vistas. It offers a plethora of options, from horse-riding the slopes of Mt Vesuvius to sailing the Amalfi Coast and soaking in thermal waters on Ischia.
- channel the ancients on the ill-fated streets of Pompeii
- be bewitched by Capri’s ethereal blue cave, Grotta Azzurra
- walk with the gods on the Amalfi Coast on the Sentieri degli Dei
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Naples & Around, Herculaneum (Ercolano), Mt Vesu-vius, Pompeii, Sorrento, The Islands, Capri, Ischia, Procida, The Amalfi Coast, Positano, Nocelle, Praiano, Amalfi, Ravello, Salerno & the Cilento, Salerno, Cilento Coast, Parco Nazionale del Ci-lento e Vallo di Diano.
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