Sorrento Things to Do

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  • 1. Day Trip to Capri

    Capri is a lovely, small resort island with an interesting town that has a lowr marina part and an upper part on the hills above. It has beaches for swimming, etc., and has been a resort destination...

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  • 2. Beaches

    Sorrento is not noted for its beaches. It sits on a clifftop, above the shore. The nearest sandy beach to the harbour is the small Marina Piccola, which is reached by steps or a lift. The other sandy...

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  • 3. Marina Grande

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    A short walk from Corso Italia, there is a path of viewing the marina. We have an excellent views over here. Standing on top you'll see everything down there, the fishermen colorful houses overlooking...

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  • 4. Piazza Tasso

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    First thing we've done after we parked our car, a walked to Piazza Tasso where everyone's to be. It was Christmas during our trip to Sorrento and there was a big Christmas tree standing in the middle...

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  • 5. Day Trip to Amalfi

    Take a bus trip along the Amalfi Drive to the seaside resort of Amalfi. Amalfi has rocky cliffs and beautiful beaches. The town itself offers plenty of shopping possibilities around the Cathedral...

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  • 6. Day Trip to Positano

    Sorrento's varied transportation options to the beautiful islands and towns in the Amalfi Coast region are another reason tourists flock here. Ferry and hydrofoil service to Capri, Positano, Amalfi...

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  • 7. Day Trip to Pompei

    Sorrento's proximity to this amazing piece of history is reason alone to add it to your itinerary. It's a very easy, inexpensive 30-40 minute trip by Circumvesuviana train to the ruins and if you...

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  • 8. Day Trip to Herculaneum

    Pompeii was the most fantastic thing i had seen untill i went to herculanium. It is simply amazing (and thankfully a lot smaller than Pompeii). It is very easy to get to from sorrento. Just get the...

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  • 9. Day Trip to Mount Vesuvius

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    In the bay of Naples Vesuvius dominates. We HAD to go to the top. We got the train from sorrento (approx 3 euro return).- To ercolo station. Outside the station we paid out (16 ?Euro each) to share a...

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  • 10. Limoncello

    We had a wonderful limoncello tasting tour booked with Unique Costiera and we really enjoyed it..We tasted besides limoncello, fennel, strawberry, small rhum baba', small lemon ice-cream, liquorish...

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  • 11. Street Scene

    Visiting Sorrento during holiday season is very nice. Less touristy and nicely decorated with Christmas Lights. As I observe around most of the visitors in the winter time are mostly Italian The shops...

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  • 12. Duomo

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    To have a full photo of this bell tower, walk to an alley where you have the whole tower. This Bell Tower has a remarkable base dating back to the Romanesque age, with shafts of columns of different...

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  • 13. Villa Comunale

    This public (comunale) park (villa) is right next to Chiesa di San Francesco and provides a drop-dead gorgeous panorama of the Bay of Naples. From your vantage point high above the sea, you can see...

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  • 14. Local Food and Drinks

    Thanks for the tips. In my research, I have found another place that I will eventually book called Mami Camilla. It's a B&B that offers a cooking school, Italian lessons, and some other culinary...

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  • 15. Basilica di San Antonino

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Wandering through around you'll find some interesting thing to do. A walk from Piazza Tasso, you'll see many of the beautiful building. This church one of example, beautifully lit this beautiful...

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  • 16. Day Trip to Ravello

    If you have one day to see the Amalfi Coast, make sure you see the town of Ravello. Make doubly sure you are there during the daytime because the views are going to be one of the best you will ever...

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  • 17. Marina Piccola

    4 out of 5 stars

    The Marina Piccola is where the ferries and hydrofoils dock. To get there you can walk down several hundred steps (well, that's what it feels like..I didn't count), walk down a switchback...

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  • 18. Day Trip to Naples

    We were on a cruise that was docking in Naples and we wanted to find a way to see Naples, Sorrento and some of the Amalfi Coast. We didn't want to do this in a large group setting and the private...

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  • 19. Chiostro San Francesco - Cloister

    The church is like being neglected and the building is dilapidated no maintenance. You can walk in the hallway, there are painting stands around. Or is it the traditional way of historical monument,...

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  • 20. Piazza Angelina Lauro

    Where the remains of the Ancient City Walls are, there lie the monuments, churches and the testimonies of antique civilizations; walking through the streets of the historical centre, the antique...

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  • 21. Markets and Shops

    Shopaholics - hear ye! Head straight to VIA SAN CESAREO for some superb Italian crafts and local specialities. To destress later (when you realized to your utter horror that you had busted your credit...

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  • 22. Possible Excursions

    As visually stunning as Sorrento is from the hills, it is equally spectacular being viewed offshore from the Bay of Naples. There are a number of ways to experience this beauty; a trip between towns...

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  • 23. Plants

    Sorrento is really quite green, and it is very pleasant to wander the streets poking one's nose into people's gardens. Lots of orange and lemon groves, of course, and streets lined with orange trees...

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  • 24. Chiesa del Carmine

    It is believed that the church of Carmine dates from between 230 and 240 AD., a time of persecution for Christians in Sorrento. It was rebuilt towards the end of the 16th Century and now has a Baroque...

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  • 25. Corso Italia

    As we stay on walking, I didn't have any idea where we were, we have no map. But at the end we found our way back to where we start. I was just amaze to historical building in this place, they are...

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