Welcome to Sorrento Peninsula


Tortuous roads wind their way through hills covered in olive trees and lemon groves, passing through sleepy villages and tiny fishing ports. There are magnificent views at every turn, the best from the high points overlooking Punta Campanella, the westernmost point of the Sorrento Peninsula. Offshore, Capri looks tantalisingly close.

More developed and less appealing than the coast west of Sorrento, the area to the east of town protects the district’s longest sandy beach, Spiaggia di Alimuri, at Meta, and the Roman villas at Castellammare di Stabia. From Castellammare you can catch a cable car to the top of Monte Faito (1092m).


Top experiences in Sorrento Peninsula

Sorrento Peninsula activities

$132.44 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Sorrento Farm Tour with Tastings, Pizza Making, and Limoncello

After a pickup from your Sorrento hotel in the morning (or afternoon), start your day with a visit to a local farm, Limoneto Storico 1894. Enjoy a walking tour of the citrus and olive groves, and learn about the farm’s history, production and traditional farming techniques. Then, head to the tasting room to sample the farm’s fresh products: lemonade, sliced lemons with sugar, fresh-pressed extra virgin olive oil and lemon and orange oil on homemade bread.Your next stop is Il Turziello cheese factory to watch a demonstration on how to make treccia (braided mozzarella-like cheese) and caciotta (a soft and mild regional cheese). Enjoy a tasting of fresh provolone with salami, accompanied by a glass of wine. After teasing your palate, it’s time for some classic Italian pizza. Head to Da Francesco restaurant, in the historical center of Schiazzano, for a hands-on pizza-making class. Learn how to make a typical Neapolitan pizza, and then sink your teeth into your creation, followed by homemade dessert and coffee.Back at Limoneto Storico 1894, top off your gastronomic journey with fresh limoncello, the quintessential Italian liqueur. You’ll even learn the family recipe! With a satisfied belly, relax on the journey back to your hotel.

$79.92 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Capri Full-Day Small-Group Cruise from Sorrento

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Avi Travel Sorrento, Sorrento, Province of Naples, CampaniaPick-up from your hotel/meeting pointDuration: 30 minutesStop At: I Faraglioni, Capri, Island of Capri, Province of Naples, CampaniaTour by boat around Capri island.Various stops for swimming and snorkellingDuration: 2 hoursStop At: White Grotta, Capri, Island of Capri, Province of Naples, CampaniaAny Entrance Fee is NOT included.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Blue Grotto, Anacapri, Island of Capri, Province of Naples, CampaniaThe entrance to the Blue Grotto is NOT included.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Green Grotta, Capri, Island of Capri, Province of Naples, CampaniaAny Entrance Fee is not InlcudedDuration: 15 minutesStop At: Natural Arch, Capri, Island of Capri, Province of Naples, CampaniaAny Entrance Fee is not included.Approx. 3/4 hrs free time on Capri Island in totalDuration: 1 hourStop At: Giardini di Augusto, Capri, Island of Capri, Province of Naples, CampaniaAny Entrance Fee is not Included.Approx. 3/4 hrs free time on Capri Island in totalDuration: 1 hourStop At: Villa San Michele, Anacapri, Island of Capri, Province of Naples, CampaniaThe entrance to the San Michele Gardens is NOT included.Approx. 3/4 hrs free time on Capri Island in totalDuration: 1 hour

$85.63 Kid Friendly

Amalfi Coast Experience: Small-Group Tour from Sorrento

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Travel Etc., Sorrento, Province of Naples, CampaniaDeparture from Sorrento areaPass By: Amalfi Coast, Amalfi Coast, Province of Salerno, CampaniaThe Amalfi Coast is a 50-kilometer stretch of coastline along the southern edge of Italy’s Sorrentine Peninsula, in the Campania region. Pass By: Li Galli, Amalfi, Amalfi Coast, Province of Salerno, CampaniaThe Sirenusas, also known as the Gallos, is an archipelago of little islands off the Amalfi Coast of Italy between Isle of Capri and 6 km southwest of Province of Salerno's Positano, to which it is administratively attached. They are part of the Campanian Archipelago.Pass By: Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta e Cripta Medievale, Positano, Amalfi Coast, Province of Salerno, CampaniaThis storied church features a Byzantine icon of the Virgin Mary & was once part of a monastery.Pass By: Spiaggia Grande, Positano, Amalfi Coast, Province of Salerno, CampaniaWith its glamorous, celebrity-packed beaches, breathtakingly gorgeous seascapes, and boutique-filled historic center, its easy to see why Positano is the most sought after destination on the Amalfi Coast.Stop At: MAR - Museo Archeologico Romano, Positano, Amalfi Coast, Province of Salerno, CampaniaThe charm of history, on which the whole contemporary world has been walking since the 60s of the last century. Right in the center of our city, the Roman Villa stands today as a testimony of past wonders and as they fly for a new image of Positano, which is affirmed, above all, as a melting pot of art and culture.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Museo della Carta, Amalfi, Amalfi Coast, Province of Salerno, CampaniaQuaint museum featuring exhibits on the history & production of paper in Amalfi, plus a gift shop.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Duomo di Sant'Andrea, Amalfi, Amalfi Coast, Province of Salerno, CampaniaAmalfi Cathedral is a medieval Roman Catholic cathedral in the Piazza del Duomo, Amalfi, Italy. It is dedicated to the Apostle Saint Andrew whose relics are kept here.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Chiostro del Paradiso, Amalfi, Amalfi Coast, Province of Salerno, CampaniaMoorish-style cloister from the 13th century featuring 120 columns, a garden & religious artifacts.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Villa Rufolo, Ravello, Amalfi Coast, Province of Salerno, CampaniaVilla Rufolo is a building within the historic center of Ravello, a town in the province of Salerno, southern Italy, which overlooks the front of the cathedral square.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Villa Cimbrone Gardens, Ravello, Amalfi Coast, Province of Salerno, CampaniaSitting high atop a promontory that offers stunning views of the Mediterranean and the dramatic coastline below, the Villa Cimbrone is the crown laurel of Ravello.Its origins date back to the 11th century, but the villa and the gardens were extensively renovated by a British nobleman, Lord Grimthorpe, in the early 20th century.With its expansive gardens and dramatic views, the villa is a popular place for weddings, honeymoons, and receptions. The villa is a private 5-star hotel (Hotel Villa Cimbrone), but the gardens are open to the public and it ranks, perhaps, as the most memorable sight on the Amalfi Coast.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Centro Storico Ravello, Ravello, Amalfi Coast, Province of Salerno, CampaniaRavello, a resort town set 365 meters above the Tyrrhenian Sea by Italy’s Amalfi Coast, is home to iconic cliffside gardens.Duration: 1 hour

$43.39 Cultural & Theme Tours

Amalfi Coast Full-Day Tour from Sorrento

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Avi Travel Sorrento, Sorrento, Province of Naples, CampaniaPick - up from your Hotel /Meeting Point provided by Avi Travel Tour OperatorDuration: 30 minutesPass By: Positano Paradise Lounge Bar, Positano, Amalfi Coast, Province of Salerno, Campaniaonly photo stopStop At: Duomo di Sant'Andrea, Amalfi, Amalfi Coast, Province of Salerno, CampaniaIn Amalfi you will get your free time to explore its cobbled backstreets.Entrance fees to the Cathedrals is not includedDuration: 2 hoursStop At: Villa Rufolo, Ravello, Amalfi Coast, Province of Salerno, CampaniaThe Tour will continue to the medieval town of Ravello which nestles in the mountainside eleven hundred feet above the sea.Entrance fees to the Villa Rufolo not included.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Sorrento ExcellenceOn the return way, You will visit a transparent Limoncello factory: a path created entirely in crystal glass where you can admire thecomplete productive cycle of the famous liquer Limoncellodi Capri, starting from the selection of the best lemons of Capri and Sorrento (PGI) to the peeling, to the infusion and, finally, the bottling. Everything is made with care and passion right in front of your eyes.A unique and suggestive location with a sensationalview where you can relax and enjoy a tasting of this tastefull liquet, cakes, candies and the best panorama of the Peninsula of Sorrento. Duration: 30 minutes

$89.06 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Sorrento Food and Drink Small-Group Tasting Tour with Guide

In the late morning, meet at Piazza Tasso Sorrento, Sorrento's main square, for your 3-hour food tour. Your passionate local guide will lead you on a leisurely walk through central Sorrento, revealing the southern Italian city’s old-world charm and fantastic culinary delights and traditions.Savor authentic Sorrentine dishes and sip local libations on your visits to eight specialty food shops, markets and family-owned favorites. Come hungry, as these tastings add up to a very satisfying lunch! As you walk, admire the postcard-worthy cliff side dotted with stacked houses and lemon and olive groves, with majestic Mt Vesuvius as the backdrop.Your first stop is a local pasticceria, where you'll try traditional sfogliatelle (a shell-shaped, filled pastry). Follow with a classic Italian panini and pall'e riso, the Neapolitan version of arancini. These fried rice balls are a southern Italy staple.Visit a family-owned deli market for real buffalo mozzarella, local cheese and salumi (a cured meat, not to be confused with salami). Sample the area's oldest handcrafted beer, and then savor Sorrento's famous pasta dish with wine at a local trattoria. You'll also learn how Sorrento's famous lemons are turned into limoncello — the must-try beverage of southern Italy.Your meal concludes with the perfect treat: gourmet gelato! You’ll return to Piazza Tasso Sorrento around 1:30pm with a happy belly.

$53.52 Day Trips & Excursions

Amalfi Coast Private Day Tour from Sorrento

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Garage Parking Di GennaroPositanoPositano sits in a splendid panoramic position on one of the most beautiful stretches of coastline. Its enchanting town center of delightful pastel-hued houses surrounds the parish church of Santa Maria Assunta, its laneways are lined with quaint, colorful shops and its numerous beaches are world famous.Since this is a Private Tour, you can stay here as long as you like within the 8 hours of the service. If you are not interested in visiting Positano, you can decide to move on to the next village.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Amalfi CoastAmalfiAmalfi's typically Mediterranean architecture, made up of lanes and characteristic white houses piled one upon the other, makes it one of Italy's most famous resorts.Since this is a Private Tour, you can stay here as long as you like within the 8 hours of the service. If you are not interested in visiting Amalfi, you can decide to move on to the next village.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Duomo di Ravello, Ravello, Amalfi Coast, Province of Salerno, CampaniaRavello is situated in a more elevated position than the other pearls of the Amalfi Coast, boasting exceptional views of the coast and its marvelous villas and gardens.Please note that you will get off the vehicle as close as possible to the heart of the village, which is located in a pedestrian area.Since this is a Private Tour, you can stay here as long as you like within the 8 hours of the service. If you are not interested in visiting Ravello, you can decide to skip it and spend more time in the previous villagesDuration: 1 hour

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