Amalfi and Atrani Private Walking Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Italy

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Let yourself be enchanted by a two-hour guided tour starting from the historic center of Amalfi to Atrani, experiencing the colors, the typical tastes and the millenary history of the Amalfi coast. Amalfi was the capital of an ancient maritime republic. Its historic center is justly considered an outdoor museum and preserves, almost intact, architectural and urban drug of its past. Towers, walls, vaulted houses, ancient churches, chapels and convents, testify, with its rich medieval mercantile houses of the aristocracy, the historical past of Amalfi.Come to the "so-called" Piazzetta right in the center of Atrani, from where you can admire a beautiful view.
Itinerary: Meeting point at the piazza Flavio Gioia next to the statue of Flavio Gioia Start in the Flavio Gioia Square, with the statue in marble of the inventor of the compass. View the Arsenale. Visit the big and graceful historic center with overwhelmingly beautiful Saint Andrew's Cathedral (or Duomo) in Arab-Sicilian style dedicated to Saint Andrew, the Apostle and a patron saint of Amalfi, whose relics are kept here. Visit the Fountain of Sant'Andrea, with marble sculptures of Saint Andrea and marine Gods, carved in the XVIII century. View the narrow medieval alleys densely sourrounded by souvenir shops and limoncello. Walk up to the characteristic Atrani. Stop for a panoramic view at the cemetery of the ancient monastery of San Lorenzo. Arrive to the Piazza of Atrani. Visit Chiesa di San Salvatore de’ Birecto. End of the visit ( 5 minutes walk to return on foot downtown Amalfi)

What’s included

  • - Guidance and assitance for the entire duration of the visit

What’s not included

  • - Meals - Ticket for the St.Andrew's Cathedral (3 €) and St. Salvatore de' Birecto (2 €).
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