Europe Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

puglia or amalfi coast

Jump to last reply

Planning a 3 week trip to Italy next September with my husband. We're early 60's and relatively fit. The first week will be spent in Venice (a few nights waiting for friends to arrive) and then hiking in the Dolomites. The last 3 days will be spent in Rome from where we depart.. My question concerns where to spend the rest of our time. I was planning to head to the Amalfi Coast but having just read ekscrunchy's report, I think I have to go to Puglia. Questions: Is nine full days too much time to spend in Puglia? Is Puglia preferable over the Amalfi coast? (seems there's more to see in Puglia and easier to get around by car). Would I be totally remiss to skip Tuscany and AC for Puglia? By the way, if Puglia is the destination, we would fly from Verona to Brindisi (Ryan Air) and rent a car. Any input, comments, encouragement would be greatly appreciated.

10 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Trip Report England's Ruined Abbeys
  2. 2 All Set To Go!!
  3. 3 London - Paris - Venice - Rome in 21 Days
  4. 4 Scotland November 2015
  5. 5 Schengen Visa Rules
  6. 6 Taxi or Tube from LHR to Gloucester Road Tube?
  7. 7 Transportation from Athens Airport to Syntagma
  8. 8 Ideas for Itinerary from Frankfurt
  9. 9 N Ireland / Ireland driving
  10. 10 Family vacay for 6 weeks with 2 Toddlers
  11. 11 2 weeks Bavaria - December 2015
  12. 12 Southern Spain
  13. 13 Trip Report Five Nights in Budapest: A Quick Winter Getaway
  14. 14 Euro Trivia Quiz #12 - Know Your Rivers?
  15. 15 Ireland / N Ireland Chauffer/Guide
  16. 16 Since Paris is ALWAYS good idea :)
  17. 17 Recommended overnight stops on Iceland ring road
  18. 18 Hotel or B&B Recommendations for Chamonix, Lyon & Paris
  19. 19 Ireland / N Ireland clothing recommendations
  20. 20 London Experts - What do you think of this apartment?
  21. 21 Italy, mid May, 10 days, Rome + another city?
  22. 22 Starting to plan for 3.5 weeks in northern Spain, May 2015
  23. 23 4-5 Days in Switzerland before Paris? Is Berne the place to go?
  24. 24 Small Towns Spain(Catalonia,LaRioja,Navarra,Basque)w/ trip to Bordeaux
  25. 25 Luxury hotel base Positano or Sorrento with 2 teen daughters
View next 25 » Back to the top