Vietri sul Mare Beach

Vietri sul Mare

As the Amalfi cliff-sides fall away around Vietri sul Mare, the coastline reveals its longest and sandiest beaches. Vietri's 'beach' is actually a collection of four different beaches. The best areas, La Baia and Marina di Vietri, have good parking access and are popular with families. Both are a 10-minute stroll from the town centre.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby Vietri sul Mare attractions

1. Museo della Ceramica

0.55 MILES

For a primer on Vietri’s ceramics past, head to this museum in the nearby village of Raito. Housed in a mildewed villa surrounded by a park, the museum…

2. Castello di Arechi

1.88 MILES

Hop on bus 19 from Piazza XXIV Maggio to visit Salerno’s most famous landmark, the forbidding Castello di Arechi, dramatically positioned 263m above the…

3. Museo Pinacoteca Provinciale

1.92 MILES

Spread throughout six small galleries, Salerno's multi-era art museum houses a collection dating from the Renaissance right up to the first half of the…

5. Duomo

1.96 MILES

One of Campania's strangely under-the-radar sights, Salerno’s impressive cathedral is considered by aficionados to be the most beautiful medieval church…

6. Museo Archeologico Provinciale

2.01 MILES

The province’s restored and revitalised main archaeological museum is an excellent showcase for the excavated history of the surrounding area, dating back…

7. Maiori Beach

4.73 MILES

One of coast’s less tourist-centric towns harbours, perhaps surprisingly, the region’s longest beach, a ruler-straight 900m – and it’s mainly sandy too. A…

8. Villa Roma Antiquarium

5.44 MILES

Rediscovered in the 1930s, the 1st-century Villa Roma Antiquarium is a typical example of the splendid homes that Roman nobles built as holiday retreats…