First Time Tourists Guide in Positano

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Positano is a village located in Southern Italy, situated along the cliff side of the Amalfi Coast.

There is Moorish-style architecture which becomes iconic steep slopes that stare at the Sirenuse Islands.

Visit Amalfitan Coast which famous destination in Positano. Looking for Positano's souvenirs, you should visit Via Marconi Di Massimiliano Fusco Sas and Ceramica Assunta to get what you want.

Stay in a comfortable hotel at Eden Roc Hotel and Hotel Marincanto.

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SIGHTSEEING

Amalfitan Coast is a popular tourist attraction to visit in Positano. It has picturesque landscapes and breathtaking views. This place is perfect to walk or people-watch. A superb area that worth going there at least once in your life where you can take we-fie with your travel buddies.

Amalfitan Coast

Popular region known for winding coastal roads overlooking the sea, with small villages & beaches.

Address : 84017 Positano, Province of Salerno, Italy

DOWNTOWN

Church of Saint Mary of the Assumption is a Catholic church in downtown city, but it worth your visit. This church has features a Byzantine icon. Make time in your schedule to see this church if you are visiting this beautiful town that overlooks the Mediterranean Sea. The Church of Saint Mary of the Assumption is an important part of Positano’s cultural, religious, and architectural landscape.

Church of Saint Mary of the Assumption

This storied church features a Byzantine icon of the Virgin Mary & was once part of a monastery.

Address : Via Marina Grande, 84017 Positano SA, Italy

SHOPPING

Via Marconi Di Massimiliano Fusco Sas is a great place to get local souvenirs from Positano. There are unique items and collectibles to choose from and buy. This gift shop offers accessories, food, and more. You can also come to Ceramica Assunta. This is a cool gift shop to visit in the city. They sell local products from pottery to gift house.

Via Marconi Di Massimiliano Fusco Sas

Via Marconi Di Massimiliano Fusco Sas is a great place to get local souvenirs from Positano.

Address : Via G. Marconi, 165, 84017 Positano SA, Italy

Ceramica Assunta

You can also come to Ceramica Assunta. This is a cool gift shop to visit in the city. They sell local products from pottery to gift house.

Address : Via Cristoforo Colombo, 97, 84017 Positano SA, Italy

FOOD & DRINK

These are most-iconic dishes of Soppressata, including Goat cheese, pound pork side, vinegar, grappa, sausage casing, and more. For the drinks, there are local cocktails to offer.

CULTURE

Positano culture is famous for its typical culture of fishing villages. The city is also famous for its Jet's favorite destination. Not only you’re able to enjoy some of the best beaches in the world, but you can also see and witness unique arts here.

BEST TIME TO VISIT

The best time to visit in Positano is often around April to June when the spring flowers are in bloom.

HOTEL

Eden Roc Hotel is the right place to stay relaxed and enjoy its excellent amenities and facilities such as free Wi-Fi, flat-screens, and minibars, as well as whirlpool tubs, and furnished balconies with sea views. Hotel Marincanto is where you will be close to the Mediterranean Sea. Enjoy several amenities and facilities here such as furnished balconies, free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, and minibars; upgraded rooms add panoramic sea views.

Eden Roc Hotel

Eden Roc Hotel is the right place to stay relaxed and enjoy its excellent amenities and facilities such as free Wi-Fi, flat-screens, and minibars, as well as whirlpool tubs, and furnished balconies

Address : Via G. Marconi, 110, 84017 Positano SA, Italy

Hotel Marincanto

Hotel Marincanto is where you will be close to the Mediterranean Sea.

Address : Via Cristoforo Colombo, 50, 84017 Positano SA, Italy

RESTAURANT

Have dinner at Da Vincenzo Positano. This restaurant is so cozy to hang out and taste local dishes. This place is famous for its amazing Italian dishes. Every dish is delicious, the burrata and ragu pasta are particularly good. Another recommended restaurant is Ristorante Da Costantino. The place is run by a local family and the food is absolutely wonderful. Wonderful atmosphere and service. The dishes were affordable and delicious!

Da Vincenzo Positano

Have dinner at Da Vincenzo Positano. This restaurant is so cozy to hang out and taste local dishes.

Address : Viale Pasitea, 172/178, 84017 Positano SA, Italy

Ristorante Da Costantino

Another recommended restaurant is Ristorante Da Costantino. The place is run by a local family and the food is absolutely wonderful.

Address : Via Corvo, 107, 84017 Positano SA, Italy

CAFE

La Zagara is the right place to hang out with friends while experiencing their great selection of coffee. Panini, pizza, and dessert are the recommended menu here. In addition, this cafe surrounded by green plants and good music. You can also visit Cafe Positano. Great place to take in the breathtaking view and people watch. Moreover, you can also order several dishes like burrata, pancakes, and more.

La Zagara

La Zagara is the right place to hang out with friends while experiencing their great selection of coffee.

Address : Piazza dei Mulini, 10, 84017 Positano SA, Italy

Cafe Positano

You can also visit Cafe Positano. Great place to take in the breathtaking view and people watch.

Address : Viale Pasitea, 168/170, 84017 Positano SA, Italy

BAR AND NIGHTLIFE

There's plenty of places to spend the night in Positano. Music On The Rocks which offers craft cocktails in downtown Positano. Such a great place to spend the night, enjoy the disco vibes with your buddies! Franco's Bar is the best place to go out at night enjoying the best craft beers brewed in the town. Beyond beautiful views! It’s definitely the hot spot for happy hour and sunsets!

Franco's Bar

A terrace bar offering a classic pub accompanied with cool lounge music.

Bar with ocean views and stylish decor.

Address : Via Cristoforo Colombo, 30, 84017 Positano SA, Italy

Music On The Rocks

Awesome club, good music, good vibes.

Really cool spot for night life.

A nightclub located on a beach.

Address : via grotte dell'incanto 50, 84017 Positano SA, Italy

INTERESTING PLACE

Arienzo Beach Club is an interesting beach club in Positano. The beach is pretty, water started the day very clear with plenty of fish. There is a nice spot where you can watch some of the most beautiful sunsets on the Amalfi Coast. If you want to try to make Italian food just visit Cooking Vacations. Here, you can get a new experience to make some authentic Italian food.

Arienzo Beach Club

Arienzo Beach Club is an interesting beach club in Positano. The beach is pretty, water started the day very clear with plenty of fish.

Address : Via Arienzo, 16, 84017 Positano SA, Italy

Cooking Vacations

If you want to try to make Italian food just visit Cooking Vacations.

Address : Via G. Marconi, 177, 84017 Positano SA, Italy

INSTAGRAMMABLE SPOT

If you want to search the Instagrammable spots in Positano, Positano Spiaggia is a cool beach. Wonderful place in the middle of the Amalfi coast. Plenty of good restaurants and shops available here. Then, Fornillo Beach is another place to take some pictures. Fornillo Beach has a clear water stone beach with various restaurants and bars. Visit this place and you will never want to leave the beautiful beach to save the moment.

Positano Spiaggia

Large, lively beach with town views, restaurants & nightlife, with a pier offering boat shuttles.

Address : 84017 Positano, Province of Salerno, Italy

Fornillo Beach

Intimate beach featuring crystalline waters & a bathhouse with lounge chairs & a restaurant.

Address : Spiaggia di, Via Fornillo, 84017 Positano SA, Italy