Visiting Sorrento in October

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Visiting Sorrento in October
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Visiting Sorrento in October

Visiting Sorrento in October

October brings the official beginning of fall in Sorrento , and is an ideal month of the year to visit Sorrento and the Amalfi Coast, especially the first weeks. The weather is mild, the crowds have left, and hotels, restaurants, and cafés are still open for the season. The tourist season in Sorrento ends on November 1st.

The Weather in October

The beginning of October has warm and sunny days, with heavy rains beginning to break up the days towards the middle of the month. You can still swim in the sea, and beach clubs stay open until around the 15th of October. Pack fall clothing that isn't too heavy, as the temperatures usually stay high through the end of the month.

  • Average high temperature (in Celsius): 23° C
  • Average low temperature (in Celsius): 16° C
  • Chance of rain: 30%
  • Chance of clouds: 40%
  • Average sea temperature (in Celsius): 22° C
  • Average daylight hours: 11.3

What to Do in October

Temperatures are warm enough in October to make any day trip or excursion along the coast a pleasure, including the archaeological ruins in Pompeii and Herculaneum that can be uncomfortably hot in the summer months.

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This is also the perfect month for walking and hiking, but be sure to check the time the sun sets each day so you are not caught out on the trails after nightfall!

Walks and hikes around Sorrento

On sunny days, you can also relax on the beach and have lunch at one of the many waterfront restaurants.

Beaches in Sorrento

Recommended experiences and tours

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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)

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

Tour of the Isle of Capri by Private Gozzo Boat

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)

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 "Itama 38" around Capri

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

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)

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)

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)

Rent

Capri Rubber Dinghy Rental (40 hp, no license required)

From € 120 Per boat | Max 6 passengers

Duration 9 hours

  • Swim where you want
  • Rent with no license
  • Great prices
Excellent (494)
You Know! - Sorrento and Capri Boat Tour for Under 30s Bestseller Verified

Departure from: Sorrento

Sorrento and Capri Boat Tour for Under 30s

€ 75 per guest

Duration 7 hours

  • Enjoy a fun day out at sea on a boat trip to Capri for the under 30s
  • Take a tour of the island and see the amazing rock formations and sea caves
  • Get some time to swim and snorkel in the crystal clear water of the island
Excellent (1374)

Departure from: Capri

Capri Boat Tour by Traditional Gozzo

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: Sorrento

Capri Boat Tour

€ 89 per guest

Duration 7 hours (Morning)

Free cancellation

  • Departure from your hotel in Sorrento Area/ meeting point
  • Tour of the Island by boat
  • Free time to visit the island
Excellent (145)

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 € 140
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)
Tel. +39 081 8071643

3 stars - Massa Lubrense

Hotel La Certosa

From € 99
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)
Tel. +39 081 8081209

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)
Tel. +39 0818081779

B&B and Homes - Massa Lubrense

Casa Clementina

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)
Tel. +39 081 350 4684

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)
Tel. +39 081 8083462

Historical Residences - Sorrento

Maison Tofani

From € 200

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)
Tel. +39 081 878 4020

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)
Tel. +39 081 878 00 04

3 stars - Massa Lubrense

Hotel & Spa Bellavista Francischiello

From € 179
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)
Tel. +39 0818789181

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)
Tel. +39 081 8782520

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 (1654)
Tel. +39 081 8072011

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)
Tel. + 39 081 8072669

4 stars - Sorrento

Hotel Continental

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)
Tel. +39 081 8072608
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