Sorrento's privileged location overlooking the Bay of Naples offers spectacular views encompassing Mt. Vesuvius and the island of Ischia. The charming old town of Sorrento is full of character and boasts many shops and bars. Explore by foot or simply sit and watch the world go by in one of the many piazzas. Sorrento is also the perfect base from which to explore some of Italy's renowned sites, including Pompeii and Herculaneum, as well as being within easy reach of the Amalfi Coast.
As one of the world’s most famous and currently active volcanoes, guests on holidays to Sorrento can venture up to the summit of Mount Vesuvius, for spectacular views of the crater and the surrounding area.