The Sorrento Peninsula is a real paradise, just 50 km from Naples.
Surrounded by the Lattari Mountains and by the Homeric sea, the peninsula had always been an ideal place for living since ever. Its morphological conformation makes it an untouchable land. The climate and the terrace cultivation allow the production of wines and olive oil and the citrus plantations.
The main touristic town of the Sorrento Peninsula are: Vico Equense, just under the Monte Faito; Sorrento is the main town of the Peninsula, and it is rich of restaurants, church, beautiful buildings, boutiques and typical shops; Meta di Sorrento, Piano di Sorrento, Sant’Angelo and Massa Lubrense, the capital of the Limoncello production, Nerano, Sant’Agata sui due Golfi and some others villages. The beautiful Capri island is just in front of the Sorrento Peninsula to complete the unique landscape in the eyes of the thousands of the Sorrento lovers.
Declared one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites for the undisputed beauty and uniqueness of its natural landscape, the Amalfi Coast is characterized by the fantastic combination between mountain and sea, the farmers and the fishermen. The mountain plunge steeply into the sea, creating charming coves, fjords, cliffs, caverns, bays, natural arches and small pebble beaches; natural elements that have created the land of the Sirens, an enchanting, sinuous and seductive landscape. Typical houses, painted in warm pastel colors, follow the natural slope of the of Mounts Lattari, creating a very beautiful and picturesque landscape.
The Amalfi Coast gems are: Amalfi. the main village, with it marvelous cathedral, Positano, Ravello, Praiano, Maiori, Minori, Vietri sul Mare, Furore, Conca dei Marini, Atrani and some others little villages.
The Amalfi Coast and the Sorrento Peninsula experience is completed the intense scents of the lemon groves, the vineyards, the broom, the colours of the bougainvillea.
Along the Sorrento Peninsula and the Amalfi coast, don’t miss the pastry shops where tasting the delicious desserts such as the “baba al rum”, the lemon cream sponge cake (called delizia al limone) or the Easter cake called “Pastiera”.
Lemon and orange trees are all over this charming territories.
The Limoncello, the Falanghina and the Aglianico with wines and the pizza, very good fish and “pasta al pomodoro”.
All these ingredients will make your stay in the Amalfi Coast or in the Sorrento Peninsula unforgettable.
To live a real “like living there” experience rent a villa, or an apartment, a charming accommodation or a luxury independent holiday home.
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