sorrento walking tour ()

The Best Sorrento Walking Tour 2024

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€ 66€ 56,10
3 hours
Live tour guide

About Sorrento Walking Tour

Join our guided walking tour and experience the essence of Sorrento on foot. With an insider leading you through cobblestone streets, you will stroll through the heart of Sorrento. Take your chance to admire historic sites, delight in authentic street food, and explore Marina Grande to gain insight into its rich fishing heritage.

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Sorrento Walking Tour

Engage in Sorrento's rich history and culture with our local tour guide and try local delicacies. You will gain a deeper appreciation of local ways during the tour and discover hidden gems within the city.

Start your exploration at the vibrant heart of Sorrento. Piazza Tasso, named after the renowned Italian poet Torquato Tasso, is the perfect spot to experience the lively spirit of this coastal town. Admire Torquato's statue, located at the center of the square, and continue towards the Basilica of Sant'Antonino nearby. The church dates back to the 11th century and features different architectural styles, symbolizing Sorrento's deep-rooted religious heritage. Another notable church, the Chiesa di San Francesco, houses the San Francesco Cloister within its complex. This hidden gem has a central garden adorned with citrus trees and lush greenery, offering a serene oasis in the middle of the lively town.

Gain a deeper knowledge of industrial history as you explore the unique Valley of the Mills, once a thriving industrial zone. Your guide will take you to less tourist places to try some street food. Savor the local delicacies such as tagliere with salami and cheese and the savory flavors of the local cuoppo fritto. Stop at local shops in the city center, have some seasonal fruits, and continue towards Marina Grande. There, you can discover the fishing heritage and interesting techniques fishermen use as you admire the views of the stunning Neapolitan Riviera. Don't miss this chance to ask your guide for some recommendations, and enjoy the rest of your stay in Sorrento!

included
  • Professional guide
  • Food tasting ( cheese,salami & fruit fried cuoppo)
  • Sightseeing stops
X not included
  • Additional food and drinks
  • Transportation
  • Gratuities (optional)
languages
  • English
  • French
  • Spanish
X not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
  • People with mobility impairments
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Meeting Point

Specific meeting points will be provided upon booking as they vary based on the selected tour option.

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LET US SHOW YOU THE WAY!

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From the lively squares to the tranquil gardens in the heart of the city!

Historical anecdotes

Your guide will share insights into the significance of major landmarks and monuments.

Local life

Appreciate the simple, everyday life of this coastal city while wandering away from the tourist spots.

Authentic street food

Taste delicious food, including a local specialty cuoppo fritto and other culinary delights.

Fishing heritage

Hear fascinating stories from times when fishing was a primary livelihood for many residents of Sorrento as you stroll through Marina Grande.

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FAQ - Sorrento Walking Tour

Is it difficult to walk around Sorrento?

Walking around Sorrento is generally considered easy, but some parts of Sorrento are inaccessible for individuals with mobility issues or wheelchair users. Sorrento is a touristic coastal town with winding and narrow streets, which may result in crowds during busy times, but this also adds to the charm of the compact town. There are designed pedestrian zones that are comfortable for walking, but keep in mind that certain streets can be hilly and uneven. Make sure to have comfortable shoes with good traction for safety and avoid peak time in the tourist area to bypass the crowds in narrow streets. Consider joining the guided walking tour with a local who knows the streets and how to avoid the crowds while still visiting landmarks around the city, discovering their significance, and uncovering the hidden gems only locals know of.

Can you walk around Sorrento in a day?

Definitely, Sorrento is a small town, making it easy to explore it on foot. You can have some coffee at the Piazza Tasso in the morning and take in the atmosphere of this lively square before visiting Cattedrale dei Santi Filippo e Giacomo. Then, explore the fishing village of Marina Grande and savor a local lunch at one of the seafood restaurants by the water. You can spend some time strolling through the streets filled with local artisan shops or visit the Museum Correale di Terranova or Valley of the Mills to gain some insight into Sorrento's history and culture. Take a walk through Villa Comunale Park or to one of the cliffs to enjoy panoramic views during sunset time. If you have more time and wish to explore the surrounding area on foot, you can join the Path of the Gods guided tour to hike along the most popular hiking trail of the Amalfi Coast and treat yourself to magnificent views.

What to do in Sorrento?

Besides wandering the streets, exploring shops, and relaxing on the beach, there are a range of activities and attractions to make your trip to Sorrento unforgettable. Join the Limoncello Tour Sorrento and trace the lemon heritage of the city while tasting different varieties of this local digestive. Have delicious meals in the restaurants situated on the seafront and gain some culinary knowledge with the Cooking Class Sorrento, where you'll learn how to make pasta from scratch! Get away from the crowds by joining a day trip that will take you to the iconic island of Capri. The Blue Grotto Tour from Sorrento will treat you with a boat cruise along the crystal-clear sea with swimming stops, a visit to the famous blue cave, and free time on Capri island. You can also spend some time traveling back to ancient history. The Pompeii Tour from Sorrento will take you to the well-preserved ruins of a once-thriving, ancient Roman city with a knowledgeable guide sharing an insight into their everyday life. Consider your time and travel style, and fill your time in Sorrento with truly memorable experiences!
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IT'S TIME TO DISCOVER SORRENTO'S RICH CULTURAL HERITAGE!

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Secure your spot & create unforgettable moments!

Good to know before you go

  • Make sure you have comfortable footwear suitable for walking, and opt for breathable clothing.
  • Remember to bring water and a camera.
  • The tour date and time are subject to change in case of unfavorable weather.
  • Please note that some stops or visits mentioned in the itinerary may be replaced due to possible road closures or public events.
  • Any alterations to your tour plans made less than 24 hours in advance, including changing the date or time, will be subject to availability.
  • For a full refund, please cancel your Sorrento Walking Tour up to 24 hours in advance.
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GAIN AN INSIGHT INTO SORRENTO'S SECRETS!

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Uncover the hidden gems and mysteries with the insider stories from your guide!

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Great experience!

Gianpaulo's historical insights brought the city alive with lots of info to help us understand it better. A great mix of food and history throughout the tour. Highly recommended for an engaging morning!

Sophia

Fun!

Our local guide was very passionate about his region, and I really enjoyed the 3 hours in his company. He truly brought Sorrento and the area closer to me. The food was great, and I highly recommend the local delicacies you'll try on the tour!

Ethan

Explore the streets & savor local food!

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