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From Sorrento: Capri and Blue Grotto Boat Tour

1. From Sorrento: Capri and Blue Grotto Boat Tour

Set sail along the Sorrento Coast on a boat to Capri. Admire the coastal features on the way, including the Natural Arch and the Faraglioni Rocks. Stop for a swim and explore the island of Capri. Benefit from pickup from your hotel to get to the port of Piano di Sorrento. From here depart to Capri, sailing along the Sorrento Coast. Along the way admire the ancient fishermen's village of Marina Grande. Pass by the ruins of a Roman villa and a natural waterfall that flows over the rocks. Arrive in Capri and tour the island by boat. Make stops to visit the Marvellous Grotto, the White Grotto, the Green Grotto, and the Blue Grotto. Also admire the Natural Arch, the Villa Curzio Malaparte, the Faraglioni Rocks, and the lighthouse of Punta Carena. Enjoy some stops for swimming and snorkeling, and a relaxing break with snacks and drinks offered onboard. Take from 3 to 5 hours to visit the island by land. Then depart from Capri to Sorrento accompanied by a Limoncello tasting.

From Sorrento: Path of the Gods Hike

2. From Sorrento: Path of the Gods Hike

Benefit from pick-up at a pre-assigned meeting point, and then journey to the breathtaking Amalfi Coast to hike the Path of the Gods (Il Sentiero degli Dei). Make your way through paradise on the ancient path that used to connect the sleepy hamlet of Nocelle near Positano to Bomerano in Agerola just outside Naples. Named after the natural beauties of its views, the trail is considered one of the most beautiful hiking trails in the world. Discover the remains of ancient farmhouses and meet local shepherds carrying wood with their mules, or milk to remote towns dotted around the hills and along the coast of the Tyrrhenian Sea.

From Sorrento: Tour of Capri Island

3. From Sorrento: Tour of Capri Island

Get out of Sorrento and enjoy a day tour of the amazing island of Capri. See the Bay of Puolo with its panorama of Vesuvius. Admire the Baths of Queen Giovanna shortly after disembarking on the island. Visit Massa Lubrense as well as the small natural waterfall at Capo Corbo. Take in the breathtaking views at Punta Campanella. The tour of the island is perhaps the best way to quickly appreciate the nature and landscape views of Capri. Enjoy a couple of hours of free exploration time on the island at the end of your tour to wander among the charming colorful houses and take in the atmosphere.

From Sorrento: Mount Vesuvius E-bike Tour

4. From Sorrento: Mount Vesuvius E-bike Tour

Hop on an e-bike and discover the untouched beauty of Mount Vesuvius on a tour designed especially for nature and adventure lovers. After getting picked up from your hotel in Sorrento, Massa Lubrense, Piano di Sorrento, Sant'Agnello, or Meta, head to the valley where your tour begins.  Bike along designated tracks surrounded by the flourishing and peculiar nature of Mount Vesuvius and enjoy mesmerizing views of the valley downhill. As you approach the summit, witness how the vegetation becomes increasingly sparse until you reach the barren mountaintop. At the summit, dismount your bike and spend some time soaking up the unique views of the area before walking to the crater. Admire views of the plane below and learn more about Mount Vesuvius' geology, nature, and its role in history and in the life of people living in the area. At the end of your tour, get dropped off back at your hotel in Sorrento.

From Sorrento: Path of the Gods Hiking Experience

5. From Sorrento: Path of the Gods Hiking Experience

Meet your professional driver in the center of Sorrento, then board a van and drive to the hills of Aregola, a small village overlooking the Amalfi Coast. Upon arrival, get welcomed by your hiking guide and receive a short briefing about the hike. Have time for a drink and comfort break, then begin the tour's most active and scenic part by walking toward the natural path in the rocky mountains of the coast. After about an hour of walking — during which the guide will give in-depth explanations about the nature, landscape, and world surrounding the Path of the Gods — arrive at the panoramic viewpoint. There, enjoy some time to take spectacular photos of Positano from above before continuing along a high variant stretch of the normal path to the starting point. Meet your driver again in Aregola and then return to Sorrento in the van.

Sorrento: Bay of Leranto, Positano, and Amalfi Boat Tour

6. Sorrento: Bay of Leranto, Positano, and Amalfi Boat Tour

Travel along the Amalfi coast with this day trip from Sorrento. Enjoy a limoncello tasting onboard and stop for swimming and snorkeling. Relax with soft drinks and snacks on board as you head to the most popular destinations in the Amalfi coast. Be picked up from your hotel in a minivan and transfer to the port of Piano in Sorrento. Hop aboard the boat and take in views of the cliffs of the Sorrento coastline on your way to the town of Marina Grande. Continue to Bagni della Regina Giovanna to see the Roman ruins of a villa at the edge of a secluded beach. Cruise into the Bay of Leranto in the pristine waters of the marine protected area of Punta Campanella. Sail along the coast and capture water views of charming coastal towns like Nerano and Praiano. Go by the Li Galli archipelago, pass the bridge of the famed Fiordo di Furore beach, and admire the colors of the Emerald Grotto. Stop at Amalfi to explore the towns impressive cathedral and take a stroll through the elegant streets. Have some time to see fairy-tale like town of Positano where you can visit the fashionable the boutiques, cafes, and beaches. Return to your hotel in Sorrento.

Amalfi Coast: Vesuvius and Herculaneum Private Tour

7. Amalfi Coast: Vesuvius and Herculaneum Private Tour

You will start your full-day private tour from your accommodation on either the Amalfi Coast or the Sorrento Coast. Your professional English-speaking driver will pick you up at the most comfortable time, at which point you will drive to the national park of Mount Vesuvius to visit this famed volcano that destroyed the ancient Roman town nearly 2,000 years ago. Afterwards, you can enjoy a drive through a national park which features amazing views of the Bay of Naples. Upon reaching an altitude of 1,000 meters, you will have free time to tour to the crater of the volcano, walking along a designated path. Once there, you can admire the magnificent panoramic views, and learn more about local geology from your volcanological guides. After this, you will continue on to the Herculaneum ruins. Here a professional tour guide will accompany you for a 2-hour walking tour of Herculaneum, an archaeological site first discovered in the 18th century which became one of the most famous sites in the world. Nowadays, Herculaneum boasts several landmarks, such as the house with the mosaic atrium, the house of the deer, the thermal spas of the forum and the house of the mosaic of Neptune and Amphitrite (which definetely deserve to be visited). At the conclusion of your tour, you will be returned back to your accommodation.

Sorrento: Advanced Mount Faito Cycling Tour

8. Sorrento: Advanced Mount Faito Cycling Tour

Embark on an adventure ride to the plain of Mount Faito on a bike tour suitable for advanced bikers and trained athletes. Start in the main square of Meta di Sorrento, where the church dedicated to the Holy Mary of Laurel is located. From there, bike uphill along the highway SS 145. After a 3-kilometer uphill ascent, you'll turn right and take a local road that leads to the mountain range of Monti Lattari, admiring the spectacular landscape along the way. Challenge yourself as the road continues to go uphill. You'll ride along local roads, pass through beautiful fields, and gaze in awe at the stunning surroundings. After approximately 20 kilometers you'll arrive to Moiano, a small hamlet of Vico Equense. After this, peddle upwards on a 7-kilometer stretch of road to reach the plain of Mount Faito. It is a tough road to bike along, with some stretches having a gradient of almost 12%. Once you have arrived, you will be rewarded with a view that is beyond words. Take a restoring break and enjoy the panoramic views overlooking Positano, Sorrento, Capri Island, and Mount Vesuvius. You can immerse yourself in the sounds of nature and the aroma of the fields for a while, and from there the path easily circles back down to your starting point.

Sorrento: Amalfi Coast Sightseeing Boat Tour

9. Sorrento: Amalfi Coast Sightseeing Boat Tour

Your Amalfi Coast adventure begins with pickup from your hotel in Sorrento then heads out onto the glistening blue waters of the Med. Sailing from Sorrento, navigate along the coastline and discover some of the most beautiful locations that Italy has to offer. With the help of expert skippers, learn about the region and receive tips and recommendations for the best places to visit. Spend the day sailing around the stunning isles of the Amalfi Coast including Li Galli Isles, which was once home to mermaids according to local legends. Have a go at living like a mermaid yourself as you swim and snorkel in the crystal clear waters of the coast. Go in search of sea life as you paddle around idyllic bays, or stay on board the boat and soak up the glorious Mediterranean weather. The tour offers breathtaking views of the coast from start to finish as you sail past imposing cliffs, hidden bays, and rocky beaches. Relax as you admire the panoramic surroundings and gaze upon the view, framed perfectly by glistening Mediterranean Sea. There’s also time to wander around the cliffside village of Positano, home to a pebble beachfront and winding charismatic streets. Here you can really immerse yourself in la dolce vita as you stroll around the village, shop for souvenirs, eat delicious food, and mingle with the locals.

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What people are saying about Sorrento

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 35 reviews

Fantastic day out with my wife for our 1year wedding anniversary! Everything was perfect. Great organisation and the little touches made it that much more special. Also, thank you for coming back for us when we nearly missed the boat home! Would highly recommend!

Bro. Book this. The views are incredible and the guides are even better. The shepards house……. Like. What. Seriously book this it is an unreal experience. You’ll be tired but it’s completely worth it.

Loved the trek - think it should be advertised as medium to hard as not easy for older trekkers or people with hip problems but I thoroughly enjoyed it and the guide was wonderful

Excellent Tour!!!! Capri is beautiful!! Very friendly Giovanni!!!good food, drink the Limoncello was awesome!!!! Thanks for the wonderful time !!!!

Brilliant day out to Capri with our amazing captain and crew he showed us all the sites and were so friendly brilliant trip all around the island