Sorrento is one of the most popular towns in a country full of incredible tourist destinations. It’s long-running popularity has a lot to do with the fact that it has a little bit of everything. From great food to great weather and stunning beaches and history and culture, there’s definitely something for everybody here. So, come experience one of the classic destinations that Europeans and Americans have been enjoying since the 19th century and promises something new for you each time to delight your senses.
The Gateway to Italy and Europe. Sorrento is popular because of its convenience. Easily reachable by bus, train, and airplane, the city continues to find ways to make itself more convenient for both its residents and travelers. More than anything, it is the gateway to the Amalfi. Chartering a boat here gives you the opportunity to experience it all. You can enjoy the stunning Amalfi Coast then sail up north to enjoy the fast-paced fun of Naples.
Dig into Italian Maritime Culture. Sorrento is a boat lover’s paradise. For thousands of years, people have been sailing around these coasts and you too can discover the joys of sailing the Mediterranean. Just off the coast is one of the most famous diving spots in all of Italy. On numerous occasions, people have discovered old Roman coin, vases and all kinds of treasures though do note, you should report to the authorities if you do manage to find something special.
It’s All about the Catch of the Day. More than anything, Sorrento is about enjoying Italian food at its finest. As a great fishing destination, you can imagine that the fish served around here is simply incredible. With just a twist of lemon and a dash of parsley, you can enjoy the simple, delightful flavors. We highly recommend the gnocchi all Sorrentino alongside an icy-cold limoncello for dessert!
Find Your Thrills in the Mediterranean. When you charter a boat in Sorrento, you open yourself up to all kinds of watersports. Late summer is a perfect time to enjoy paragliding where you can see some simply stunning views of the lovely city and its ancient Roman heritage. What’s more, there are great places for snorkeling and diving. Sorrento is one of the best destinations in Italy and should be on any traveler’s top vacation list so be sure to make it down there and experience the best of what Italy has to offer!