Religious in Sorrento

Settimana Santa

Famed throughout Italy; the first procession takes place at midnight on the Thursday preceding Good Friday, with robed and hooded penitents in white; the second occurs on Good Friday, when participants wear black ro…
Religious in Sorrento


The city’s patron saint, Sant’Antonino, is remembered annually with processions and huge markets. The saint is credited with having saved Sorrento during WWII when Salerno and Naples were heavily bombed.
Food & Drink in Sorrento

Sagra della Salsiccia e Ceppone

Sausage lovers can salivate at this annual festival, when hundreds of kilos of sausages are barbecued over a giant bonfire, accompanied by hearty local wine.