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Top Choice Gardens in Ravello

Villa Rufolo

To the south of Ravello’s cathedral, a 14th-century tower marks the entrance to this villa, famed for its beautiful cascading gardens. Created by a Scotsman, Sir Francis Neville Reid, in 1853, they are truly magnifi…
Top Choice Gardens in Ravello

Villa Cimbrone

If you could bottle up a take-away image of the Amalfi, it might be the view from the Belvedere of Infinity, classical busts in the foreground, craggy coast splashed with pastel-shaded villages in the background. It…
Top Choice Performing Arts in Ravello

Ravello Festival

Between early July and September, the Ravello Festival – established in 1953 – turns much of the town centre into a stage. Events range from orchestral concerts and chamber music to ballet performances, film screeni…
Italian in Ravello

Da Salvatore

Located just before the bus stop, Da Salvatore doesn't merely rest on the laurels of its spectacular terrace views. This is one of the coast's best restaurants, serving arresting dishes that showcase local produce w…
Cathedral in Ravello

Cathedral

Forming the eastern flank of Piazza Duomo, Ravello's cathedral was built in 1086. Since that time it has undergone various makeovers. The facade is 16th century, but the central bronze door, one of only about two do…
Museum in Ravello

Museo del Corallo Camo

Ostensibly a cameo shop selling engraved gems with raised reliefs crafted primarily out of coral and shell. However, out back there's the added bonus of a small museum beyond the showroom where you can view such mag…
Drinks in Ravello

Profumi della Costiera

The limoncello produced here is made with local lemons; known to experts as sfusato amalfitano, they’re enormous – about double the size of a standard lemon. The tot is made according to traditional recipes, so ther…
Pizza in Ravello

Ristorante Pizzeria Vittoria

Come here for exceptional pizza, with some 16 choices on the menu, including the Ravellese, with cherry tomatoes, mozzarella, basil and courgettes. Other dishes include grouper fish with creamed fennel and an innova…
Cafe in Ravello

Babel

A cool little deli-cafe with a compact menu of what you could call 'Italian tapas', affordable bites including Italian gazpacho (cold soup), bruschetta, dry polenta and creative salads with combos such as lemon and …
Campanian in Ravello

Cumpà Cosimo

This wonderfully dated trattoria serves down-to-earth Italian grub in a unfussy, celeb-free environment. An informal family affair – meat comes from the family butcher, vegetables and fruit are homegrown, and the ho…