Friday, 31 July 2009

Ground excursions Sorrento, Positano ...

This excursion tour with our network, will take you through Sorrento and also onto the upper hills of Sorrento Massa Lubrense, where you will be able to see virtually all the bay of Naples the Islands of Capri and the island of Ischia famous for it water Termal baths.

Its a different type of Excursion than the classic Amalfi coast its a real look at the heart of the area where the lemon tree grow for cultivation the olive fields and where the local authentic limoncello is made.

What you should also consider is that here you will also have the opportunity to sample real Mediterranean dishes. Cooked for you on site.

We will meet around 9.00 am and take a drive to a localmozzarella factory on request orto the limoncello factory after this stop we will commence onto the area above Sorrento.

For lunch on request we will take you to a very local restaurant that. Will allow you to samples the dishes of the area.

After lunch onto Massa Lubrense and surrounding villages along the route to Positano where you will be able to see the town at its best.

Heres a brief outline of this small ancient Town in the heart of the Sorrentine Coast, Sorrento is the most important city on the Sorrento Peninsula which puts out into the sea between the Bay of Naples and the Gulf of Sorrento.

It is sing by poets and writers for its spectacular charm.

Sorrento, not to be rhetorical is indeed the land of colours which are bright or delicate depending on the change of the season: the blue of the sea, the light bluelike the colour of the traditional crafts that the fischerman face the seain, gree like the pine and olive trees that frame the magnificent view of the gulf, like the orange and lemon trees that give the air its sweet smell, like the vegetation and the gardens that are the pride of the peoples of Sorrento.

It is rich of artistic sights as st. Franciss Church, Villa Comunale, Correale Museum and the Cathedral.

The church of st. Francis with its lovely bell tower and the monastery which contains interesting cloisters from the 14 the century whose capitals support arches pointed in the Morish style.

The cathedral is renovated in the 15th century with its campanile....

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