Top reasons to visit:

  • Food (653)
  • Shopping (611)
  • Scenery (604)
  • Relaxation (522)
  • Sightseeing (372)
  • Beach (294)
  • Romantic (207)
  • Restaurants (149)
  • Gourmet Food (127)
  • Fine Dining (124)

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

Coralie
Coralie, Australia

24 days ago Report

Shop early in the morning or later at night if you do not want to be standing a long time waiting to be served. All shop owners are very courteous but they only service one person at a time and make you feel special when they do.

What seafood experience in Sorrento is still on your mind?

Malle
Malle, Canada

5 days ago Report

Had dinner at the Grande Marina in a beach front restaurant with tables on the sand managed by some sisters. Fantastic spaghetti seafood and Garlic prawns. Very good prices!

Why do you recommend Sorrento for food?

Sandy
Sandy, Canada

28 days ago Report

There are a lot of restaurants in the main square with outdoor seating. There's a good variety available on the menus.

What effect did the scenery in Sorrento have on you?

Malle
Malle, Canada

5 days ago Report

Fantastic sea views. We walked everywhere, sat and enjoyed every corner view and chose our restaurants accordingly.

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

Stephen
Stephen, Australia

19 days ago Report

Find Tavern Allegra, great host and awesome food. Seafood risotto very good.

Tell us about your most relaxing moments in Sorrento.

Rhona
Rhona, United Kingdom

9 days ago Report

Sitting in the park listening the the fabulous accordion player - Italian music of course!
  • Ancient Landmarks 23 endorsements
  • 4 answers

Describe the best ancient landmarks to visit in Sorrento.

Michael
Michael, Australia

30 days ago Report

Sorrento is an excellent base for seeing the Amalfi coast and the ancient sites around Vesuvius. You can take the train or the ferries and avoid driving wherever possible!

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

Sandy
Sandy, Canada

28 days ago Report

There are name brand stores on the main street and if you go just 1 street away there are less expensive places.

Why is the atmosphere in Sorrento something people rave about?

Koula
Koula, Australia

6 days ago Report

Grandeur views from the cliff tops if you have selected the right hotel. Amazing sunset
  • Convenient Public Transportation 13 endorsements
  • 2 answers

Was it cheap, fast, or easy to use? What made it so simple to get around in Sorrento?

Paul
Paul, United Kingdom

20 days ago Report

Regular trains from Sorrento to/from Pompeii and Ercolano Roman ruins; also to Naples - buy a timed ticket for a few euros that gives you unlimited travel on that network for a certain length of time (good value). Regular buses also have the timed tickets to get to Positano and Amalfi (again good value). Don't forget to validate your tickets at the machines before boarding the train or on board the bus. Regular ferry/jetfoil journeys to Capri, Positano/Amalfi, Ischia and Naples - more pricey but a scenic way to travel.

What kind of boating is Sorrento best for?

Paul
Paul, United Kingdom

20 days ago Report

Sorrento has a couple of popular marinas for private moorings but is most useful for ferry/high speed jetfoil trips to picturesque places like Capri, Positano/Amalfi, Ischia and Naples.

What sights did you see on your favorite excursion in Sorrento?

Felicia Clarke
Felicia Clarke, Canada

9 days ago Report

Amalfi Coast (Amalfi & Positano)

Describe the most beautiful church you visited in Sorrento.

Michael
Michael, United Kingdom

6 days ago Report

The Church within the grounds of the seminary.

What is it about the people in Sorrento that makes them so watchable?

Anonymous, Unknown location

18 days ago Report

They are beautiful! A family friendly town for tourists and locals.
  • Romantic 207 endorsements

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

Donald
Donald, Italy

16 hours ago Report

The atmosphereand feeling safe.
  • Friendly People 111 endorsements

What makes the people from Sorrento so friendly? Tell us your story.

Linda
Linda, United States of America

14 days ago Report

The young man at Ristorante Sorrento spoke to me every time I wandered by and remembered the conversations that we had. The first night that I ate there, he knew that I had been to Pompeii, knew I was tired and insisted that I rest inside while he prepared a table for me outside. He literally carried a table from inside and made room for me. The food and service was exceptional.

The mother/daughter duo at Roseta, a shop that has the most unique and beautiful Italian made scarves, were so fun. I had stopped early in the week and told the daughter that I would be back. The night before leaving, I finally found the shop again and had a great time with them, selecting gorgeous scarves for gifts. They even taught me a new way to use a scarf. My only regret was that I didn't buy more.
  • Culture 103 endorsements

How can you get the most authentic cultural experience in Sorrento?

Adrian
Adrian, United Kingdom

16 days ago Report

Going to the Sorrento Musical and visiting lots of Roman villas
  • Wild Swimming 28 endorsements

How do you find a secret beach in Sorrento?

Anonymous, Unknown location

18 days ago Report

Go to Marina Grande. Tip:If you see a café called the Five Sisters, eat there and have the delicious seafood (especially the white fish and sardines ;-) )
  • Clothes Shopping 26 endorsements

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

Michael
Michael, United States of America

23 days ago Report

yes, great sandals and linen shirts, leather goods and belts
  • Food Shopping 21 endorsements

Which foodie haven did you discover on your recent trip to Sorrento?

Alexis
Alexis, Canada

2 days ago Report

Michaelangelo Cheese Factory, Garguilo Olive Oil Production, David's Gelato

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