Visiting Sorrento in July

The peak of summer in Sorrento

Visiting Sorrento in July
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Visiting Sorrento in July

Visiting Sorrento in July

With the arrival of July in Sorrento, summer officially begins! Hotels, restaurants, and beaches are full of travelers and locals, and the season hits its full stride.

The Weather in July

July in Sorrento is when the temperatures reach their peak: 30°C and endless sunny days. Going out to tour during the hottest midday hours can be uncomfortable, and it's a good idea to relax on the beach to stay cool, and instead tour in the early morning or late afternoon.

  • Average high temperature (in Celsius): 30° C
  • Average low temperature (in Celsius): 22° C
  • Chance of rain: 8%
  • Chance of clouds: 10%
  • Average sea temperature (in Celsius): 25° C
  • Average daylight hours: 14.3

What to Do in Sorrento in July

It's a good idea to plan ahead if visiting Sorrento in July, as hotels, tours, restaurants, and boats can be booked up well in advance.

Boat Tours

We especially recommend booking a boat tour to Capri or the Amalfi Coast this month, to be able to best enjoy the beauty of the coastline without the stress of crowds and heat.

On Capri, there can be long lines for the funicular, buses, and ferries in the midday hours that can make a July visit particularly uncomfortable, and the same applies to Positano and Amalfi if you are getting around by bus.

For small-group boat tours departing from Sorrento (with pick-up from your hotel), you can reach Capri or Positano by sea, with stops to swim and a few hours of free time on land to explore the towns before heading back to Sorrento by boat.

Boat tours to Capri
Boat tours to the Amalfi Coast

Beaches

Sorrento's beaches are all quite small, with beach clubs near the city center set on wooden platforms above the water. The prettiest beaches are near Massa Lubrense and Nerano, famous for its crystalline water (and delicious restaurants!)

Beaches in and near Sorrento

July Events

At the end of July, Marina Grande celebrates the feast day of Sant'Anna, patron saint of sailors. There is a small market, live music, street food, and fireworks coordinated to a soundtrack.

Recommended experiences and tours

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Departure from: Capri

Capri Boat Tour by Traditional Gozzo

Open from 1 July
From € 240 Per boat | Max 7 passengers € 250 -4%

Duration 4 hours 7 hours

Free cancellation

  • A swim at the Faraglioni, snorkeling in Marina Piccola, and a stop at the Blue Grotto via a gozzo boat with free minibar
Excellent (120)

Departure from: Capri

Rent a Traditional Wooden Boat from Marina Piccola

Open from 1 July
From € 80 Per boat | Max 6 passengers

Duration 2 hours 3 hours 4 hours 7 hours

Free cancellation

  • Traditional wooden boat without a skipper, easy to navigate, and compete freedom at sea
Excellent (120)

Food experience

Organic "Classico" Wine Tasting with Lunch on Vesuvius

€ 28 per guest

Duration 2 hours

Free cancellation

  • Organic wine from Vesuvius
  • Guided walk of the winery
  • Lunch with local specialties
Excellent (923)

Food experience

Organic "Superiore" Wine Tasting + Lunch on Vesuvius

€ 35 per guest

Duration 2 hours

Free cancellation

  • Organic Lacryma Christi del Vesuvio DOP Superiore wine
  • Lunch on traditional dishes while enjoying the view
  • Visit the vineyard and winery
Excellent (923)

Departure from: Capri

Full Day around Capri by Gozzo Boat (7.80 mt)

Opened. Book now!
From € 390 Per boat | Max 6 passengers

Duration 7 hours

Free cancellation

  • English-speaking skipper
  • Traditional wooden gozzo boat
  • Stops to swim and snorkel
Excellent (212)

Departure from: Positano

Shared Amalfi Coast Boat Tour

Open from 15 June
€ 70 per guest

Duration 7 hours

Free cancellation

  • Full day boat tour along the coast
  • Small group of up to 12 passengers
  • Free time on land to explore Amalfi
Excellent (631)

Departure from: Capri

Island Tour + Stop by Blue Grotto - Yellow Line

€ 18 per guest € 19 -5%

Duration 2 hours

  • Skip the line
  • Save money
  • See the island highlights
Very good (263)

Departure from: Naples

Pompeii and Mt. Vesuvius Tour with Wine Tasting

€ 85 per guest

Duration 8 hours

  • Visit the ruins of Pompeii
  • Views from the top of Mt. Vesuvius
  • Wine tasting
Excellent (2170)

Departure from: Capri

Tour of the Isle of Capri by Private Gozzo Boat

Opened. Book now!
From € 190 Per boat | Max 6 passengers

Duration 2 hours 3 hours

Free cancellation

  • A private gozzo boat
  • Stops to swim
  • See the Faraglioni and grottoes
Excellent (212)

Departure from: Capri

Full Day around Capri by "Itama 38" (12 m speedboat)

Opened. Book now!
From € 900 Per boat | Max 6 passengers € 950 -5%

Duration 7 hours

Free cancellation

  • An elegant and powerful speedboat
  • The flexibility of a private tour
  • VIP serviced
Excellent (212)

Departure from: Capri

Exclusive tour by luxury motorboat around Capri

Opened. Book now!
From € 390 Per boat | Max 6 passengers

Duration 3 hours 4 hours

Free cancellation

  • A luxury speedboat all to yourself
  • VIP service
  • A flexible itinerary
Excellent (212)

Departure from: Capri

Transfer to Blue Grotto and Back- Blue Line

€ 17 per guest € 18 -6%

Duration 1 hour (Night)

  • Children ride free
  • Save 1 euro
  • Skip the line
Very good (263)

Accommodations

Choose among Positano.com's selected and reviewed accommodations, with more than 12.000+ dream rooms reserved.

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B&B and Homes - Sorrento

Marina Piccola 73

From € 160
Breakfast included

Your boutique B&B with a view of the Bay of Naples

  1. A seaside B&B within steps of the beaches of Sorrento
  2. The atmosphere of a typical Mediterranean home
  3. The combination of traditional architectural features and modern decor
Excellent (432)

3 stars - Massa Lubrense

Hotel La Certosa

From € 129
Breakfast included

A bed on the beach (well, almost!)

  1. Just three steps and you're on the beach of Marina del Cantone
  2. A delicious fish supper at the "Pappone"' restaurant
  3. The spectacular views of the sea surrounding Nerano
Excellent (184)

Villas - Massa Lubrense

Relais Villarena

From € 95

A superb position in the heart of Nerano

  1. The historic residence of the marquis of Villarena, in the center of Nerano.
  2. The flavorsome cuisine of the Amalfi Coast served in the Dolce far Niente restaurant.
  3. The view of Li Galli from the elegant apartments.
Excellent (223)

B&B and Homes - Massa Lubrense

Casa Clementina

From € 110
Breakfast included

Where you can find peace again...

A B&B in the most pristine countryside of the Sorrentine Peninsula
Guest rooms newly renovated in 2017
A patio overlooking the sea to relax while watching the sunset

Excellent (115)

Farmhouse Holidays - Piano di Sorrento

Agriturismo Antico Casale

Are you ready to discover the authentic countryside along the coast?

A working farm holiday halfway between Sorrento and Positano
Local specialties made by Nonna Luisa
The warm hospitality of the Persico family

Excellent (246)

Historical Residences - Sorrento

Maison Tofani

From € 224.99

A modern luxury retreat with a timeless beauty

  1. Have a leisurely cocktail in the "Europa" lounge, hung with 18th century works of art
  2. Relax on the sundeck overlooking the rooftops of Sorrento
  3. Visit the wine grotto with wines from across Italy
Excellent (1221)

4 stars - Sant'Agata sui Due Golfi

Grand Hotel Due Golfi

Your view of paradise

  1. Terrazza L'Incanto: a terrace with infinity pool overlooking the Bays of Naples and Salerno
  2. Private sea or garden view balconies in every room
  3. A fairytale wedding against the backdrop of the sparkling Mediterranean
Excellent (1073)

3 stars - Massa Lubrense

Hotel & Spa Bellavista Francischiello

From € 199
Breakfast included

Fall head over heels for the Mediterranean: the sea, the art, the beauty

  1. The view of Capri from your room
  2. The Spa: paradise...in paradise
  3. The flavors of Sorrento served with a view
Very good (790)

4 stars - Sorrento

Grand Hotel Flora

Traditional Sorrentine hospitality

  1. Relax near the refreshing pool
  2. Sample classic Mediterranean cuisine
  3. Vacation just a few minutes from the center of Sorrento
Very good (749)

4 stars - Sorrento

Grand Hotel Riviera

Postcard-perfect memories from Sorrento

  1. From the rooms to the private beach by elevator
  2. Dinner with a view of Mount Vesuvius and the Bay of Naples
  3. A historic hotel in the heart of Sorrento
Excellent (1659)

4 stars - Sorrento

Hotel Carlton International

Your Italian holiday in the heart of Sorrento

  1. A hotel with pool in the historic center of Sorrento
  2. Just steps from the beach and vibrant streets of Sorrento
  3. A vast number of daytrips and food and wine tours
Very good (872)

4 stars - Sorrento

Hotel Continental

From € 130
Breakfast included

Perched above the Mediterranean Sea in Sorrento's "old town"

  1. Suite Pitloo: a jacuzzi on the terrace with a view
  2. A dinner by candlelight with a view over the Bay of Naples
  3. An elevator directly from the hotel to the beach
Excellent (1200)
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