Positano Italy, Campania

Top reasons to visit:

  • Scenery (264)
  • Relaxation (257)
  • Beach (224)
  • Food (176)
  • Romantic (154)
  • Shopping (139)
  • Sightseeing (60)
  • Nature (59)
  • Gourmet Food (56)
  • Seafood (54)
  • Walking (51)

The beach means different things to different people. What did the beach in Positano mean to you?

Barbara
Barbara, United States of America

23 days ago Report

Fun beach scene, you pay for chairs and umbrellas for the day, but they have fun casual beach restaurants, bathrooms, changing rooms, etc. for staying all day. Free boats to different beaches/restaurants in and near Positano.

Why do you recommend Positano for food?

Nicholas
Nicholas, United States of America

7 days ago Report

There are several great restaurants in Positano which are walkable, and several more if you adventure to Montepertuso and adjoining towns. The seafood and vegetables are fresh and you can always find a delicious meat plate to compliment them

Tell us about your most relaxing moments in Positano.

Kavita
Kavita, Australia

4 days ago Report

The views were incredible, we enjoyed pottering about in the shops, and the food and restaurants were great. Riding around on a scooter was a fantastic experience though it can be a bit nerve racking initially.

What effect did the scenery in Positano have on you?

Andrea
Andrea, Canada

22 days ago Report

The scenery is breathtaking. Absolutely amazing.

How can you enjoy the sights in Positano while avoiding the crowds?

Maria
Maria, United Kingdom

1 day ago Report

Going before end of May and after mid September would avoid crowds but just venturing that little further and smaller villages finds you quieter places to venture

What seafood experience in Positano is still on your mind?

Robert
Robert, United States of America

21 days ago Report

We were totally enamored with the freshest seafood ever, prepared simply and authentically. We had fresh anchovy with every meal.

Why do people say Positano can be seen best by foot?

Andrea
Andrea, Canada

22 days ago Report

The streets are incredibly tight and most places aren't accessible by car or taxi, Positano has winding roads but the best shortcuts and paths to places are by lots and lots of steps.

Where should people go if they don't want to eat in a tourist trap?

Tristan
Tristan, United Kingdom

16 days ago Report

El Palazzo, Casa Mele, Bucca di Bacco, Relais Blu, il Sant Pietro

Describe what other people like you would like about shopping in Positano.

Maura
Maura, United Kingdom

21 days ago Report

Linen, lace, hand made crafts as we as designer brands

Is there more to shopping in Positano than just brand-name stores?

Ralph
Ralph, Austria

2 days ago Report

Positano has a good Reputation for hand-made clothing of good quality as well as leather sandals.
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What makes the people from Positano so friendly? Tell us your story.

Maria
Maria, United Kingdom

1 day ago Report

They go about their everyday business, despite the tourists, always greeting you and assisting you whenever asked.

Some say romance is dead; how does Positano prove them wrong?

Nicholas
Nicholas, United States of America

7 days ago Report

Just being in one of the most luxurious places in Italy, where people come from around the globe to vacation makes this a great and unique city

Is Positano the place to have a meal to remember? Tell us why.

Anna
Anna, United States of America

11 days ago Report

We had several memorable meals while dining at restaurants on the beach.

What makes fine dining in Positano stand out?

Robert
Robert, United States of America

21 days ago Report

Every serving , from the linen to the ceramic plate to the actual food was a tasteful assertion of the culture of Positano. You can't have a bad meal in Positano
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What makes the people from Positano so friendly? Tell us your story.

Robert
Robert, United States of America

21 days ago Report

The people of Positano adore children.
Quick note. My friend misplaced a medical device while traveling to another city. There it was, 11 hours later waiting for someone to claim it ( on the street ).

What makes Positano one of those classic city-trip experiences?

Barbara
Barbara, United States of America

23 days ago Report

Not really a "big city" trip, but a quaint picturesque city with lots of tourist shopping, eating, drinking, and beach to boot.

Tell us what you really thought about the art in Positano?

Serge
Serge, Canada

21 days ago Report

Is a place of inspiration to all kinds of artists

What's your best tip for someone who wants to go sailing in Positano?

Sandra
Sandra, United Kingdom

20 days ago Report

just ask any of the people around the harbour for what you are looking for-self sale or crewed
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How was the wine culture different than what you'd experience at home?

Linda
Linda, United States of America

23 days ago Report

House wines in restaurants were all very good.

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