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Piazza Tasso, Sorrento

Piazza Tasso, Sorrento: Our most recommended tours and activities

Sorrento: City Walking Tour with a Local Guide

1. Sorrento: City Walking Tour with a Local Guide

Explore the town of Sorrento on this guided walking tour with a local. Follow your guide around as you visit historical destinations and learn about the town's heritage. After meeting your guide, start your walking tour by strolling through lively piazzas like Tasso Square. Get a sense of local life as you walk around the fishing harbor where Sophia Loren played her first movies. Then, take in the breathtaking views from the public gardens. Along the way, admire landmarks like the Basilica of San Antonino and the San Francesco Cloister. Marvel at the spectacular Valley of the Mills, and make a stop for Neapolitan espresso coffee, pastries, and homemade ice cream.

Sorrento: 2-Hour Walking Tour

2. Sorrento: 2-Hour Walking Tour

Sorrento is a relaxing and quiet town on the Bay of Naples. Set on a large tufa terrace overlooking the sea, Sorrento is an ancient place of residence of international fame that extends from Castellammare to Punta Campanella, as a watershed between the Gulf of Naples and Salerno. Walk through the town with a locally certified tour guide. Walk along the main street of the city named Corso Italia and through the typical alleys with shops selling souvenirs, liquors (limoncello) and fashion. Visit the Tasso Square with the statue of Torquato Tasso, the famous Italian writer born here. Then head to the Church of Sant'Antonino, patron saint of the city and the diocese of Sorrento. View the Deep Valley of the Mills and the belvedere with its breathtaking views of the Bay of Naples. Walk through the downtown lane and admire the Nobles Council known as Sedile Dominova. Visit the Gothic cathedral with masterworks form the Renaissance and Baroque.

From Naples: Pompeii and Sorrento Tour in a Luxury Vehicle

3. From Naples: Pompeii and Sorrento Tour in a Luxury Vehicle

Take part on an amazing sightseeing tour that is both fascinating and extremely educational at the same time. Departing from your chosen meeting point in Naples, head to the ancient Roman town of Pompeii, a site of excellent preservation following the tragic destruction of the town by volcanic lava almost 2000 years ago. Explore the beautiful city of Sorrento with its outstanding panoramic views of the Mediterranean coastline. As your travel, enjoy live commentary from your driver and learn interesting facts about the most visited places in the region. The tour expects the stop in Pompeii for 2 so you will have sufficient free time to explore. There is also the recommended option of taking a 2-hour guided tour of the ancient ruins of Pompeii with skip-the-line access to the archeological site. Walk through the ruins with your small group and explore this ancient city, buried by Vesuvius in 79 AD.   In Sorrento the tour will stop fro 2.5 hours, allowing plenty time to walk the beautiful streets of the Mediterranean city. Visit the historic landmarks including the Piazza Tasso, the Cocumella, and the Largo Vescovado. Savor the vast food options on offer and relax in a café or bar before boarding the bus for a comfortable journey back to Naples.

From Naples: Amalfi Coast Private Full-Day Trip

4. From Naples: Amalfi Coast Private Full-Day Trip

Your driver will meet you in the lobby of your hotel, your cruise port or your train station to begin your private tour along the Amalfi coast. Your first stop will be in the town of Sorrento, approximately a 1-hour car journey. In Sorrento, your driver will drop you off in Piazza Tasso - the main square - from here you will have 1-hour of free time to stroll around the town, taking in the picturesque sights before heading back to your private car which will then depart for Positano.  On your way to Positano, you will cross the Sorrentina Peninsula and be given the opportunity to stop in this stunning landscape to take beautiful pictures that will last a lifetime. When you reach Positano, you will be greeted by characteristically quaint narrow streets, which you will be invited to wander during your 1-hour of free time. It is advised that you stop for lunch in Positano, your driver will suggest some local favorites.  After lunch, you will proceed to Amalfi where you will be dropped off in the Flavio Gioia square, close to the famous Cathedral of Saint Andrew (Duomo di Sant'Andrea). Your driver will wait while you explore the local surroundings before heading on to your final stop in the town of Ravello, the pearl of the Amalfi Coast where you will be given an hour to stroll around the gorgeous old streets before returning to Naples.

From Sorrento: Path of the Gods Hiking Experience

5. From Sorrento: Path of the Gods Hiking Experience

Meet your professional driver in the center of Sorrento, then board a van and drive to the hills of Aregola, a small village overlooking the Amalfi Coast. Upon arrival, get welcomed by your hiking guide and receive a short briefing about the hike. Have time for a drink and comfort break, then begin the tour's most active and scenic part by walking toward the natural path in the rocky mountains of the coast. After about an hour of walking — during which the guide will give in-depth explanations about the nature, landscape, and world surrounding the Path of the Gods — arrive at the panoramic viewpoint. There, enjoy some time to take spectacular photos of Positano from above before continuing along a high variant stretch of the normal path to the starting point. Meet your driver again in Aregola and then return to Sorrento in the van.

Sorrento Art & Local Food on Views & Fishermen's Village

6. Sorrento Art & Local Food on Views & Fishermen's Village

Hi there ! to recognize the local Guide always wears the Official Tourist Guide badge. Let's start from the statue in piazza Torquato Tasso' square in Sorrento(Bar Fauno) . Inebriate ourselves in the scents of the Gothic Cloister & in the citrus groves of Sorrento that smell of sweet and wild Nature. Free Tasting of local Sorrento products such as Orange or Lemon or Pistachio or Sorrento Melon biscuits = or Citrus flavored Chocolates or Coconut or Sorrento almonds or Limoncello creams very different from the classic Limoncello: Ogp and Doc = all free! Many surprises with the scent of Sorrento! Lets Have fun across the most historic and panoramic places of the city that only the local sorrentines knows in the Greek-Roman city! Let's discover the secrets of the crypta of the Patron Saint in Sorrento. Lets discover the hidden secrets in the crypt of the patron saint of Sorrento and enjoy the scent of the Gothic Cloister in Sorrento. Discover an Internal visit to Baroque Dome 's Jewel ; last witness in Sorrento! Enjoy few breathtaking views & internal visit Gotic and Baroque Cathedral with 12th century bell tower! Surprises that we live on a breathtaking panorama and optional tastings of Limoncello and many other typical local products, chilli oil or citrus biscuits & salty surprises = free taste included in the Experience ! With comfortable shoes lets get a surprise location with a breathtaking view that only the local Sorrentine inhabitants knows ! On summer time good news, if you love having swim in the Mediterraneo ocean Sorrento's beaches at the end of the Experience please bring your swimsuit, beach towels & so on ! At the end of the Experience , if you want, you can stay on the very picturesque free beach! On the way back you will choose to walk back or go up again with a mini bus ticket private or public bus cost 1 euro 50 cents available from the driver . As you prefer come back by private taxi with variable costs or come back to the meeting point of departure that is Piazza Tasso in Sorrento Bar Fauno . Please as you wish ask to local Official Guide where the local Sorrento people love to eat real fresh local food such as freshly caught fish or the typical local Sorrento special pizza very different from the usual Napoli 's Daisy margherita pizza ! As you wish the local guide takes you to the best place in Sorrento where not for tourists BUT the locals go to eat and drink the best white or red wine or the best Local beer!

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What people are saying about Piazza Tasso, Sorrento

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 14 reviews

Hi there!my grandparents were born in south Italy: this tour was really exciting x me thanks to the very local nice guide.Thenks to her I will book 2 more nights in Sorrento living local places that she showed me! Recommended to everybody especially if you stay few days in this way you have from the guide overview of the history of art,local gastronomy'secrets also curiosities unknowned before today! With guide after visiting historical places we had lunch first the special pizza in a secret local pizzeria and then a free taste of many local drinks and cookies hand made biscuits and I have been in love at the end of the tour with even shot drinks as I have only seen in Spain like Chupito but here I drank lemon cream never drunk before in my life!Finally tonight will have dinner at Antonino's family of fishermen in Sorrento on the sea where I go for their friendliness and spagheti with seafood and a great big grilled octopus never seen in my life!Many Thanks!

I was born in Sorrento, but I have always worked abroad.Exceptional to live this experience.We were struck by the savoir-faire and involvement of the very professional guide.He made us discover places that only the inhabitants of Sorrento know.Places that I only remembered. as a child I went back in time really happy.Thanks to the sympathy of the guide who introduced us to the local fishermen too.It was nice to live and rediscover Sorrento.We suggest the tour to those who want to experience true Sorrento with details, stories and legends and with the best local pizza and the fantastic artisan limoncello of Sorrento that is not available elsewhere! Thanks to the guide we discovered unimaginable places and I am proud of the experience. Soon we book this tour with all my family and friends also in Naples. See you soon! Giulio

Paula was a real professional, delightful & especially knowledgeable about the ins & outs of sorrento beings she grew up there. Her English was very good. We enjoyed it very much.

An excellent tour. When you don't have much time on this tour you see the most important things and with the appropriate explanation. The driver very attentive. a must have

Antonio was great! Knowledgeable and timely! And he chose a great spot for us to have lunch! Excellent driver!!