First Time Tourists Guide in Sorrento, Italy

Image by Martyn Kilbryde from Flickr - Sorrento city

Sorrento is actually one of the famous cities in Italy

  Located overlooking the Bay of Naples in Southern Italy, this is truly a unique coastal city

You can reach Sorrento 1 hour from Naples by express train

This destination is famous for hand made craft such as ceramics, lacework, and marquetry

Don't forget to visit Chiostro di San Francesco, Bagni della Regina Giovanna, Via Marina Piccola, and Piazza Tasso when you traveling in Sorrento

Stay in Bellevue Sirene or Hotel La Vue D'Or for the best experience that you will get here

 

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SIGHTSEEING

Start your journey in Sorrento by visiting Via Marina Piccola for its beautiful landscape. Here, you can see the beach and stores around here. Via Marina Piccola also becomes the favorite place for tourists who come to Sorrento. If you want to visit here, the important things that you should prepare because this place is really crowded and quite expensive.

Via Marina Piccola

The best way to experience the Amalfi coast and fully insured and a great selection of boats

Address : Via Marina Piccola, 43, 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy

DOWNTOWN

Visit Piazza Tasso is a square located in the heart of this city. Piazza Tasso is surrounded by a shopping center and museum. You can see a statue of S. Antonino Abbate as the icon of this place. This place is named by Torquato Tasso and it is the spot that must be visited for tourists.

Piazza Tasso

Tourism Place

Address : Piazza Torquato Tasso, 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy

SHOPPING

If you are looking for locally made products, visit ABC Sorrento Store, the popular souvenirs store in Sorrento. Mostly, ABC Sorrento Store sells typical food but don't worry you can find souvenirs to brings your home. Sapori e Colori Sorrento is the place to search for the best Limoncello in Italy. Here you can find many various processed lemon.

ABC Sorrento Store

A really must-see shop in the hearth of Sorrento, with a lot of wonderful handmade items

Address : Via Fuoro, 29, 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy

Sapori e Colori Sorrento

The tastiest limoncello and lovely friendly staff, recommend a visit

Address : Via S. Cesareo, 57, 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy

FOOD & DRINK

Italy famous for its pizza and you can find many pizza shops. Try the best pizza in Italy, Sorrento is the best place to try this food. Many tourists that bring Limoncello as their souvenirs. Limoncello is an authentic drink that you can easily in Sorrento.

CULTURE

Sorrento culture is really strong with their art. Some poets born in this city such as Torquato Tasso. The language they speak in Sorrento is Italy but some locals can speak in English too.

BEST TIME TO VISIT

The best time to visit Sorrento is late March to mid-June. Spring season is suitable for you that wants to come to Sorrento. You can enjoy your traveling with sunbathing on the beautiful beach in Sorrento. The peak of its beauty Sorrento there at the time with sunny days, the scent of orange flowers in the air.

HOTEL

Bellevue Sirene is the luxury hotel with five stars hotel located close to the Marina Grande Beach in Sorrento. Also, you can stay in Hotel La Vue d'Or. Hotel La Vue D'Or is a romantic hotel with three stars hotel. Located 10 minutes from Chiesa Parrocchiale di Santa Lucia. Hotel La Vue D'Or offers a flat-screen TV, fridge and minibar in the room, and wifi for you to enjoy.

Bellevue Sirene

This place is amazing, chic, elegant, very fresh and relaxing to seat in that terrace and contemplate the sea

Address : Piazza della Vittoria, 5, 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy

Hotel La Vue D'Or

Lovely hotel with amazing views

Address : Via Nastro Verde, 88, 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy

RESTAURANT

Stoviglie - Authentic Natural Food is a popular restaurant in Sorrento. Stoviglie - Authentic Natural Food offers the Italy, Seafood, Mediterranean, Naples, Campania, Southern Italy menu. The recommended menu is seafood. The other recommended restaurant Il Buco is an outstanding restaurant with Italian authentic food located in the middle of this city with amazing decoration.

Stoviglie - Authentic Natural Food

Wonderful place with local fish, vegetables and ingredients

Address : Via Accademia, 12, 14 Sorrento NA, Italy

Il Buco

The chef's in sorrento have a very interesting take on food and wine pairing

Address : 2ª Rampa Marina Piccola, 5 (Piazza S.Antonino), 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy

CAFE

Go to La dolce Sorrento is the place to hang out when you traveling in Sorrento. La dolce Sorrento is a small cafe with an Italian authentic menu. Here, you get the option to choose vegetarian food. The other option the cafe is D'Anton. D'Anton has a beautiful decoration typical of Italian buildings. You have to try the famous drink, Limoncello at D'Anton.

La dolce sorrento

Good coffee and pretty good pastries and nice quiet place for breakfast or a snack on the piazza

Address : Piazza Angelina Lauro, 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy

D'Anton

A small bar / bistro in a unique setting in central Serrento

Address : Piazza Sant'Antonino, 3/4, 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy

BAR AND NIGHTLIFE

Spend your nightlife in Shot Bar Sorrento is a great place to get good cocktails. Here you can mingle with local people and enjoy your beer with the cozy atmosphere. Next, Chaplin's is the great bar with good craft beer and the amazing music will accompany you. In Chaplin's, you can find many local people and international tourists that spend their night here.

Shot Bar Sorrento

Best place in Sorrento, drinks are great and prices are just as good

Address : Via Santa Maria della Pietà, 26, 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy

Chaplin's

Busy Irish pub in the centre of Sorrento with great selection of Irish whiskeys with great staff to match

Address : Corso Italia, 18, 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy

INTERESTING PLACE

The interesting place that you can visit is the Museum Shop of Wood Inlay. Museum Shop of Wood Inlay is the museum that offers a collection of inlaid wooden furniture. This building has a traditional and classic vibe that makes you amazed by this museum. The other interesting is the Villa Comunale. Villa Comunale is the city park located in the heart of this small city. Villa Comunale is the must-visit place when you traveling in Sorrento. Villa Comunale offers a beautifully manicured garden and one of the best views in Italy.

Museum Shop of Wood Inlay

a really lovely museum set in a very interesting building in the center of Sorrento

Address : Via S. Nicola, 28, 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy

Villa Comunale

One of the few places where you can sit and see the wonderful views of the Bay of Naples and Vesuvius

Address : Via S. Francesco, 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy

INSTAGRAMMABLE SPOT

Sorrento also offers various outdoor and indoor attractions. Bagni Della Regina Giovanna is the swimming place with the natural pool. Close with the hearth of Sorrento, this place becomes favorite for everyone including local people. The other option to take the picture in Sorrento is Chiostro di San Francesco. Chiostro di San Francesco has unique architecture that 14s style makes tourists love to visit here. Located close with St.Francis Church and Convent, this building also a venue for event such as a wedding.

Bagni della Regina Giovanna

The combination of ancient ruins and a natural swimming hole

Address : Traversa Punta Capo, 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy

Chiostro di San Francesco

Most Beautiful romantic places with great panoramic view

Address : Via S. Francesco, 12, 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy