An zwei Wochenenden (Oktober 19-20 und 26-27) findet das jährliche Esskastanienfest statt, eine der beliebtesten Veranstaltungen der Amalfi-Küste und ihrer Provinz. Herbst ist auch an der Amalfi-Küste angekommen und wie jedes Jahr trägt diese Saison viele kulinarische Genüsse mit. Die … Continue reading →
The Amalfi Coast is a wonderful 'scenario' and many tourists come every year to enjoy a stay in the elegant and nice hotels, in a residence or a bed & breakfast. Couples even choose the Amalfi Coast to celebrate their wedding in Italy. Creeks, coves and cliffs on the sea, a breathtaking landscape enchants all the visitors coming to visit all its towns, Praiano, Positano, Amalfi, Atrani, Ravello, Scala, Tramonti, Furore, Agerola, Minori, Maiori, Cetara, Vietri sul Mare...
The Amalfi Coast consists mainly of cliffs. For example, the town of Amalfi, which is located in the Gulf of Salerno, near Naples, is built on the walls of the Amalfi Coast and the bottom of a gorge that opens the port. It is a paradise to come and the time to stay on the Amalfi Coast is relax and forget the daily stress. Come explore its spectacular cliffs, coves and beaches, Mediterranean scrub, monasteries, ... Whether you are visiting, Amalfi, Ravello, Positano, .... AMALFI COAST, is a paradise.It is located along the entire length of the Gulf of Amalfi from the Sorrento peninsula to Salerno and is perhaps part of the coast of Campania where beautiful residences complement the beauty of the landscape. The chain of Mount L attari overlooks the sea and form a jagged coastline made of cliffs and coves.
In this region, the gardens of the houses coexist with natural vegetation that is typical of the Mediterranean region and that this still intact.The Amalfi Coast is a World Heritage Site since 1997. The Amalfi coast is an area of great natural beauty. It has been intensively settled since the early Middle Ages. It includes a number of towns such as Amalfi and Ravello with architectural and artistic works that are particularly noteworthy. The rural areas show the adaptability of its inhabitants who have taken advantage of the diversity of land to cultivate, from vineyards and orchards on terraces on the lower slopes to wide upland pastures.
Amalfi is a town da province of Salerno (Salerno) in Campania and is located on the Gulf of Salerno about thirty miles southeast of Naples. Amalfi is located at the mouth of a deep ravine, at the foot of Monte Cerreto (1,315 m) and is surrounded by cliffs. Amalfi was the capital of the Maritime Republic of Amalfi. The town of Amalfi is mentioned since the sixth century. She quickly became a maritime power with the trade of cereals, salt and slaves. They were sailors Amalfi were the first in the West, used the compass and made the fortune of the city. In the ninth century, the Amalfi merchants already using a gold coin while the greater part of the Italian peninsula was still in a barter economy. The doors of the Cathedral of Amalfi were cast in 1066 and brought to Constantinople by sea merchants Amalfi established in Jerusalem were behind the founding of the Order of Malta. In 1131, the city had 70,000 inhabitants when it was conquered by King Roger. In 1173 the Pisan ruled over the city. This was the beginning of its decline. However, Tables Amalfitaines, which were the first maritime code, served to regulate navigation in the Mediterranean basin until 1570.
Atrani is located near Amalfi. The city lies between the rock walls at the entrance to the valley of the dragon. Atrani may be the fraction of the Amalfi Coast that has best preserved its topographical features. At the time of the Amalfi Republic, Atrani was inhabited by the most noble families. The bronze door of the church of Saint Sauveur (such as the Duomo of Amalfi) was cast in Constantinople in 1087. The view of Atrani is really suggestive. All the houses seem to be built on each other.
Maiori is a town of 5,800 inhabitants in the province of Salerno. Maiori is located halfway between Amalfi and Salerno. After World War II, Maiori was considerable urban development. The town boasts one of the best standards of living of the entire Campania. The climate is pleasant and knows little rainfall. View from Ravello to Maiori:
The origins probably date back to the Etruscan Maiori. Although other experts attribute the foundation of Maiori to Greek, the Roman, and the other Lombard. The beach of Maiori:
Maiori is primarily a tourist town and can also count on a wonderful view, also the longest beach in the whole of the Amalfi Coast.
Positano is a little less than 20 km from Sorrento. According to legend, Positano was founded by the god Neptune when he fell in love with the nymph Pasitea.
It is a vacation spots best known in the world. Positano is a charming way perched on a hillside on the steep rocks of the Monte Comune. The city has earned its worldwide reputation not only for the beauty of its surroundings, but also because shops that produce custom clothing on the "model of Positano" well distinctive.
Positano hosted many well-known artists (Seminov, Zagarouiko, Essad Bey, Clavel, Kovaliska, Massine ...). If you are at sea, you never get tired of contemplating Positano.
Praiano is not integrally on the coast. The houses are scattered and Praiano is even cut in two by the road. History of Praiano is not exceptional. It was still the seat of the University of the Dukes of Anjou and a summer residence of the Doges of Amalfi.
It was also a place of production of precious fabrics, such as silk. The decline of the Praiano Amalfi precipitate. A bitter poverty settled and lasted until the early twentieth century. Tourism, both Italian and foreign force gave back to the economy of Praiano. It is a pleasure to walk between houses. A steep staircase providing access to the coast, leaving you breathless. On the terraces of lemon make you want to taste the famous limoncello. According to tradition, the church of Saint Luke houses within relics of the Evangelist.
Ravello is a little less than 10 kilometers south of Amalfi, 350 meters above sea level Famous artists (Greta Garbo, André Gide, Boccaccio, DH Lawrence, ...) were seduced by Ravello. André Gide was described as between heaven and earth. It was founded by a colony of noble patricians in the sixth century AD. Artitisque Boccaccio described the beauty and landscape of Ravello in the Decameron. He immortalized as a rich merchant of the city under the name of Landolfo Rufolo. The houses are built of Ravello in the Arab / Sicilian style.
The prestigious cathedral of the twelfth century, the magnificent Villa Rufolo the thirteenth century, the belvedere of the Villa Cimbrone and not forgetting the hotels are ideally situated in breathtaking surroundings. In summer, the "Ravello Festival" takes place on the terrace of the Villa Rufolo Garden. Terrace that inspired Richard Wagner to compose the piece of Klingsor in Parsifal.
Il Barilotto del Nonn” rises like a pearl amid the eternally green gardens, a meeting point for those who prefer to enjoy the beauties and charm of the delightful Amalfi Coast. A splendid view of the isolated crags in the sea of Capri and of the “Isola dei Galli” make this oasis of peace even more attractive.
The Hotel Il Pino is an elegant and comfortable hotel located in the picturesque village of Praiano, in the heart of the Amalfi Coast, close to Positano. It enjoys a panoramic position between the green of the Divine Coast and the blue of sky and sea.
The Villa Scarpariello Relais is a 'Relais of Charme' situated in Ravello on the Amalfi Coast. It disposes of nice apartments and rooms with B&B treatment, all with stunning views on the Amalfi Coast ...
The La Dolce Vita Residence is situated in Maiori on the Amalfi Coast. The Residence overlooks a small bay with a little beach, called Salicerchie. La Dolce Vita Residence is only few hundred metres from the town of Maiori, and a totally relaxing and peaceful stay is guaranteed.
Rainbow Limos arranges private limo service since 5 generations. Tours of the Amalfi coast, Pompeii ruins and transfers from Naples airport to Positano or Sorrento are just few of our wide range of services...
The residence ‘Camere con Vista’ (meaning ‘Rooms with a View’) is situated in prime position on the seashore of Amalfi. Each room has stunning 180-degree views on the sea and the hilly region of the Amalfi Coastline.
The Hotel La Pergola, a very charming hotel in Amalfi, is an oasis of peace in the heart of a lemon grove. Its rooms, nearly all with private terraces, afford wonderful views of the magnificent Bay of Santa Croce, of the Amalfi Coast
The Residence Due Torri - is located in Maiori and overlooks the whole Amalfi Coast offering stunning sea views from its windows.The right choice, if you are looking for Amalfi Coast apartments. Each apartment has ceramic tiles from Vietri sul Mare in the typical Mediterranean colours and is well cared in every detail.
The Hotel Ristorante Garden lays in the centre of the historic village of Ravello, only a few steps from the main Square and Cathedral. It's named after the famous garden of the near Villa Rufolo, where R. Wagner found inspiration for "the Magic Garden" of his last major work, "Parsifal".
The Residence Hotel Casa Amalfi is located in the historic centre of Amalfi at a few meters distance from the Arabic-Norman Cathedral.Its apartments are well-furnished and comfortable, in that they still maintain the typical architecture of the Amalfi Coast. .
The Hotel Residence Maiori Antica is situated in Maiori on the Amalfi Coast. It is positioned in an enchanting timeless corner of this area surrounded by sky, sea and nature. Amalfi and Positano are easily reachable by car or ferry...
Elegant and modern bed and breakfast overlooking the sea and with the services of a hotel. Villa Maria Luigia, belonging to the Amendola family, is the result of a careful and refined renovation of an elegant villa dating back to the 900's.
The Amalfi Coast is a wonderful 'scenario' and many
tourists come every year to enjoy a stay in the elegant and nice
hotels, in a residence or a bed & breakfast in Amalfi o Positano,
and others. Some couples even choose the Amalfi Coast to celebrate
their wedding in Italy. Its history, the beauty of the landscape,
the sea, the stunning views, the monuments are all charming attractions
and food 'alla amalfitana' is very appreciated.
Accommodation on the Amalfi Coast is a real 'mission' for the
owners of hotels and any other type of structure. Visitors coming
to the Amalfi Coast can admire the architectural beauties while
staying in well-cared hotels, in elegant resorts, in a comfortable
residence or a tipycal bed & breakfast.
Amalfi Coast offers
many possibilities to arrange a customized holiday according different
needs: there are many comfortable hotels for those looking for
a thoughtless holiday, a choice of residences or bed & breakfasts
for those who prefer to be more independent. A solution for any
The Amalfi Coast has always been a perfect elegant destination for
rich people looking for luxury in elegant hotel, but also for those
who prefer cheaper accommodations in residences and bed & breakfasts,
which are preferred by all those people who prefer having a more
familiar relationship with people living in the place where they
travel. In fact, bed & breakfast owners in Amalfi Coast like
having breakfast together with all their clients and talk with
them, who can so live a perfect “amalfitana” life,
and know more about. To enjoy all the beauties of the Amalfi Coast, it is important
to leave own problems at home while staying in the hotel room,
in the residence or in the bed & breakfast and only focus on
the natural beauties of the divine Coast, on its colours, enjoying food,
wine and limoncello.. Visitors arriving to Amalfi Coast will live
a unique experience that they will never forget: once at home they
will still think again to the landscapes, the flavours, the colours
and also the names of hotels, residences, bed & breakfasts
and restaurants, where they spent memorable moments.
This is the main aim of the tourist operator of the Amalfi Coast
which are very proud when they succeed in this.