What to see and do in Sorrento
A watershed between the gulfs of Naples and Salerno, Sorrento is one of the most famous and visited towns in Italy. Discover with our tips how best to visit it!
Sorrento is perched on an imposing cliff and still preserves classical and medieval remains, as well as Baroque and Renaissance architecture. Its central position makes it the perfect starting point to visit different destinations famous all over the world, such as the islands of Capri, Ischia and Procida or the wonderful Amalfi coast with Positano, Amalfi and Ravello. In Sorrento is possible to visit the Cathedral, with paintings by masters of the 18th century, or the Cloister of St Francis, located near the Convent of the same name and dating from the 8th century. Furthermore, for those who love the museums, there is the Correale di Terranova Museum, where is possible to admire paintings where it is possible to admire 17th and 18th-century paintings and 18th century Italian and foreign majolica.
Ask our staff and reception for advice on the best routes or excursions to take so you don't miss out on any of the wonders of this fantastic land.