Travel from Rome to Naples (Rail Journey)
Drive from Naples to Sorrento (Road Journey)
Sorrento is a coastal town in southwestern Italy, facing the Bay of Naples on the Sorrentine Peninsula. Perched atop cliffs that separate the town from its busy marinas, it’s known for sweeping views and Piazza Tasso, a cafe-lined square. The historic center is a warren of narrow alleys that includes the Chiesa di San Francesco, a 14th-century church with a tranquil cloister.
Activities in Sorrento
Sorrento's priviledged location overlooking the Bay of Naples offers spectacular views encompassing Mt. Vesuvius and the island of Ischia. The charming old town of Sorrento boasts many shops and bars. Explore by foot or simply sit and watch the world go by in one of the many piazzas. Sorrento is also the perfect base from which to explore some of Italys renowned sites, including Pompeii and Herculaneum, as well as being within easy reach of the Amalfi Coast.
You will be staying at Grand Hotel Vesuvio Sorrento, Bed & Breakfast