Last update: 2 May, 2022
This page is dedicated to the current COVID-19 situation and vaccination campaign in Italy, with a particular focus on destinations in the Bay of Naples and on the Amalfi Coast. Though we try to summarize to the best of our knowledge, it's not always easy to stay abreast of the changing situation. Please see the official government links below.
Official websites for more information:
As of May 1st, the Green Pass/proof of vaccination or a negative test is only required to enter hospitals. No Covid-related documents or certifications are required for any other locations or activities in Italy.
Travel within Italy is unrestricted.
Masks must be worn on public transportation.
All hotels on Capri, the Amalfi Coast, and in Sorrento offer on-site COVID testing services for guests.
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Currently, all travelers who hold a Green Pass (or the equivalent from their home country; for US citizens, this means the CDC "white card") or have tested negative (antigen test within 24 hours and PCR test within 48 hours) can enter Italy. Children under six do not need to be vaccinated or tested.
Contact your local embassy for precise information about the requirements regarding COVID testing or quarantine upon returning to your country of residence after visiting Italy.
For clarification about traveling to Italy from other countries, the best source of information is the Italian Foreign Ministry.
Where can I get a Covid-19 test before departure for my return trip home?
- Capri: All hotels in Capri and Anacapri are offering a Covid-19 test service for both molecular and antigen tests directly inside the hotel. There are also a number of local clinics and labs that offer the test, including Check-Up Capri in the Piazzetta 081 8370808. Results are guaranteed within 48 hours.
- Sorrento: The Zenith lab 081 5321677 offers molecular Covid-19 tests and will come to your hotel or accommodation. Results are guaranteed within 24 hours. Keep in mind that hotels in Sorrento offer on-site testing for their guests.
- Naples Capodichino airport: There is a Covid Testing Center at the airport that offers a number of different types of tests called the Centro Tamponi Capodichino.
Masks are required on public transportation; in cinemas, theaters and sports arenas; and in hospitals. All other indoor and outdoor locations do not require a mask.