Travel to Italy

A Day on the Amalfi Coast

Put down your pizza, finish your glass of wine and hop on the Circumvesuviana train to the town of Sorrento on the Amalfi Coast. 

Situated on a stretch of coastline on the northern coast of the Salerno Gulf on the Tyrrhenian Sea and located in the Province of Salerno of southern Italy, the Amalfi is characterized by steep cliffs, captivating bays, and turquoise waters of the Mediterranean it is a destination truly unlike any other.

Sorrento

Overlooking the Gulf of Naples and Mount Vesuvius, Sorrento is located on an extremely steep cliff. 

Visitors can walk through the winding historic streets and enjoy the magnificent architecture and as well as the surrounding landscapes. 

While in Sorrento, check out ‘The Valley of the Mills‘, comprised of abandoned mills situated in a deep canyon hidden in lush vegetation.

Positano

Hop on a train and head an hour south to the most acclaimed town on the Amalfi Coast, Positano. With brightly colored houses and villas perched up on the steep cliffs, every view of Positano creates the perfect picture. 

On the coast, visitors can relax on the beautiful dark pebble beaches. 

Grab a swimsuit and do not miss your chance to swim in the crystal clear Mediterranean Sea!  While in PosiLuxury Baroque-Style Villa tano, check out our Luxury Baroque-Style Villa on The Amalfi Coast.  Available for rent or purchase, the villa is visible from the approach of the Amalfi Drive, and sits above the village of Positano. Its positions ensures it is bathed by the first as well as the last light of the day. Through a series of walkways and characteristic shallow stairs, across gardens scented with the flowering citrus fruit trees, the villa faces the receding landscape of the Amalfi coast to the west.

Italian Seafood

Amalfi

Finally, head another 40 minutes south to the largest town on the Amalfi Coast, Amalfi.  Visit the alluring cathedral Duomo di Sant’Andrea, a medieval Roman Catholic cathedral in the Piazza del Duomo.  Built in the 9th century, this cathedral has an extraordinary story.  To complete this amazing day on the Amalfi Coast, get on a boat and sail to Santa Croce for a beach-side dinner.  Enjoy the fresh seafood that was caught that morning and finish off yourevening with some locally made limoncello, a great way to digest the delicious seafood as well as celebrate the amazing day!

 

 

 

 

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