Travelers are voting Mount Vesuvius as the best volcano near Naples. There are 1 volcano near Potenza a city just 82 km from Naples and 1 volcano near Messina which is 195 km distant. The most popular of these are Monte Vulture near Potenza and Mount Etna in Messina. You can find 1 volcano in Campania and 5 volcanoes in the country of Italy. Our members favorite in Campania is Mount Vesuvius and Mount Etna is the top pick in Italy. Want more? Check out our map of volcanoes near Naples.