Southern Italy - Naples & Campania (PDF Chapter)


This is the Naples & Campania chapter from Lonely Planet’s Southern Italy guidebook.

Strewn with temples, castles and palaces, the region bursts with myths and legends. Naples is a sprawl of operatic palazzi (mansions) and churches, mouthwatering markets and art-crammed museums. Beyond lies a wonderland of lush bay islands, faded fishing villages and wild mountains.

  • channel the ancients on the ill-fated streets of Pompeii
  • maps
  • be bewitched by Capri’s ethereal Grotta Azzurra
  • transport
  • walk with the gods on the Amalfi Coast
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Sights, Tours, Festivals & Events, Sleeping, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Activities, Entertainment, Shopping, History, Naples & Around, Bay of Naples, Capri, Ischia, Procida, Ercolano, Herculaneum, Mt Vesuvius, Pompeii, Sorrento & Around, Amalfi Coast, Positano, Praiano, Furore, Amalfi & Around, Ravello, Costiera Cilentana, Agropoli and Parco Nazionale del Cilento e Vallo di Diano.

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