The Amalfi Coast: My Top 10 Things to Do

An article that does what it says on the tin – in reverse order, here’s my top 10 things to do on the Amalfi Coast!

10) Sample the local produce with a chilled glass of lemonade.

9) Spend some time in nearby Sorrento, staying at Hotel Cristina for wonderful views of Mount Vesuvius and the Bay of Naples, and sample the most incredible mozzarella based dishes at Inn Bufalito.

8) Wander around Amalfi town before taking a dip in its crystal blue waters.

7) Hire a moped in Capri and explore all four corners of the island before having lunch, a sunbathe and a dip at La Fontelina.

6) Check out Fiordo di Furore, the coastline’s ‘hidden beach’.

5) Visit Augustus Gardens for the best views of Faraglioni, the iconic towering rocks of Capri, and ensure that you do not leave the gardens without appreciating the views of the winding road of Via Krupp.

4) Soak up the coastal views from the picturesque gardens of Villa Rufolo in Ravello.

3) Embark upon a boat trip along the coastline and cool off regularly in the sea.

2) Take the chairlift up to Monte Solaro on Capri for the most beautiful panoramic views of the island.

1) Visit Positano and stay at Le Sirenuse for stunning views across the town.