Caprionline Insider Guides

Recommended experiences for your Italy holiday.

The 7 Most Romantic Spots in Sorrento

The most intimate corners and scenic overlooks for holding hands and stealing kisses

The 7 Most Romantic Spots in Sorrento

Special offers

Sorrento, Italy is one of the most popular destinations for couples celebrating a romantic get-away, honeymoon, or anniversary. The views, slow pace, and quiet side streets make it the perfect spot for stealing kisses, strolling hand-in-hand, or even getting down on one knee to pop the question. Here is my personal list of the most romantic spots in Sorrento:

The Villa Comunale

This park is a classically romantic spot, with benches arranged overlooking the sea perfect for a scenic cuddle or getting down on one knee. The only drawback is that the gardens are a very popular destination, so you won't get much privacy.

The San Francesco Beach

This small beach is right below the Villa Comunale, and a bustling spot in the summer months. You can take the stairs down or the elevator, which runs between the villa and the area nearest the beach clubs.

The Cloister

Next to the Villa Comunale, the 12th century Cloister of Saint Francis is one of the most popular venues for weddings in Sorrento. It is also a perfectly quiet and elegant backdrop for asking for your sweetheart's hand or simply declaring your eternal love...

The Regina Giovanna

This is my personal favorite, as far as romantic spots in Sorrento go. For an unforgettable swim as a couple, I suggest going in late afternoon, climbing down to the small lagoon hidden between the cliffs, and diving right in to the deep turquoise waters. It will be one of the most memorable dips you'll ever take (though perhaps not recommended in winter!).

Marina Grande

The quaint fishing hamlet of Marina Grande is perfect for a stroll and a quiet dinner for two right on the water's edge. Celebrate a special occasion here, or simply savor the pleasure of each other's company.

La Marinella

This scenic overlook is located in Sant'Agnello, the town right next to Sorrento, but it is one of the most breathtaking along the coast. Head here right before sunset and grab an oudoor table to enjoy cocktails while you watch the sun go down. This is guaranteed to be the most romantic beginning to your evening in Sorrento.

The Terrace at the Excelsior Vittoria

This terrace was made famous in the timeless love song by Lucio Dalla, "Caruso", also recorded by both Andrea Boccelli and the late Luciano Pavarotti. The fine dining restaurant here has a Michelin star, but you can also stop for a simple aperitivo of drinks and snacks to enjoy the view.

Capri Boat Service Luxury - Capri Boat Tour by Luxury Gozzo from Sorrento Pick

Capri Boat Tour by Luxury Gozzo from Sorrento

Tour

During your stay in Sorrento, don't miss out on an exclusive boat tour to the island of Capri! Depart from the port in Sorrento on board our luxury gozzo boat and sail to Capri after an onboard picnic and swim. Visit the island by foot, then sail the entire circumference before heading back.

By Capri Boat Service Luxury

from € 500 max 7 passengers € 800 -38%
Capri Boat Service Transfer  - Evening Speedboat Transfer to Nerano for Seaside Dinner Pick

Evening Speedboat Transfer to Nerano for Seaside Dinner

Transfer

A romantic dinner for two or an unforgettable evening with friends and family in Nerano, right on the waterfront: if you are vacationing on Capri, treat yourself to a seaside dinner in Nerano, arriving by luxury Itama 38 speedboat. Departure at sunset and return sail under the stars...

By Capri Boat Service Transfer

€ 350 max 8-10 passengers € 500 -30%

Recommended experiences and tours

Capri Boat Service Transfer  - Capri-Sorrento (or vice versa) by Luxury Speedboat+Car Pick

Capri-Sorrento (or vice versa) by Luxury Speedboat+Car

Transfer

The fastest transfer on the seas! In just 20 minutes you can continue your vacation from Capri to Sorrento and take advantage of every minute on your holiday! Save time, skip the long queues and delays by travelling from Capri to Sorrento (or vice versa) by a powerful and luxury speedboat!

By Capri Boat Service Transfer

from € 490 max 8-10 passengers € 610 -20%
Oasi Motor - Rent your scooter online - Full Day (6 hours) Pick

Rent your scooter online - Full Day (6 hours)

Rent

Reserve your scooter online to visit Capri in complete freedom without having to face the long lines for the funicular and bus.
This package includes a 6 hour rental from 10 am to 4 pm, with delivery at the port of Capri just steps from where you disembark from the ferry!

By Oasi Motor

from € 40 Per scooter € 55 -27%
Oasi Motor - 2 hour motorized rubber raft + 5 hour scooter rental Pick

2 hour motorized rubber raft + 5 hour scooter rental

Rent

Explore the island by land and sea.
Don't miss out on this great offer for discovering all of Capri with a boat + scooter rental package.

By Oasi Motor

€ 160 1 boat + 1 scooter € 190 -16%
Cartotrekking - 3 days hiking on The Hiking Route of Lattari Mountains Pick

3 days hiking on The Hiking Route of Lattari Mountains

Tour

  • At the service of the client, a holiday designed to live these places, optimizing time, without losing the taste of discovery. Guiding you through famous paths in the world, and unknown even to the locals, discovering the sense of authentic rurality, mixed with corners of natural beauty. Rely on our complete service for your holiday between nature and landscape.
  • An itienrante trekking starting from Agerola, passing through Positano, Vico Equense, and ending in Sorrento, in 3 days, with stages of 14 km a day for about 7 hours of walking a day, to discover the most incosnsueti and panoramic places in the heart of the Regional Park of Monti Lattari.asd

By Cartotrekking

€ 299 per guest € 490 -39%
Sorrento Limo - Amalfi coast package deal transfers from Naples & tour Pick

Amalfi coast package deal transfers from Naples & tour

Tour

Book Sorrento Limo's exclusive package deal, round trip transfers from Naples train station, airport or city center to Positano and a 6 hours tour of the Amalfi coast with a luxury vehicle and a professional English speaking driver.

By Sorrento Limo

from € 430
Top Excursion Sorrento - Deluxe transfer from Venice to Sorrento/Amalfi Coast Pick

Deluxe transfer from Venice to Sorrento/Amalfi Coast

Transfer

Travel the length of Italy from Venice to Sorrento and Positano, Amalfi, or Ravello on the Amalfi Coast (or vice versa): una luxury transfer by private car (sedan or minivan) with wifi and a bilingual driver.
Duration of transfer: about 8 hours

By Top Excursion Sorrento

from € 930

Nearby Hotels

Bellevue Syrene

200 years of elegant Italian hospitality

Relais Correale

A luxury villa in the center of Sorrento

From € 59.00

Maison Tofani

A moderno luxury retreat with a timeless beauty

From € 99.00

VHome

Your home-away-from-home in Sorrento

From € 49.00