October is a great month to visit the Sorrento Coast: there is no summer crowd of tourists and temperatures are milder. In short, you can enjoy everything this area of Italy has to offer in complete tranquility. But what exactly can you do? Here are what we think are the best things to do on the Sorrento Coast in October.
THINGS TO DO IN SORRENTO COAST IN OCTOBER
One of the things that the Sorrento Coast is most famous for is its wine. And, October is a great time to go wine tasting. You can visit one of the many vineyards in the area and learn about the wine-making process. Or, you can go on a guided tour of the vineyards.
Some of the typical wines of Sorrento Coast you should try are Falanghina (white) and Piedirosso (red).
Renting a Scooter
One of the best ways to explore the Sorrento Coast is by scooter.
You can zip around easily and stop whenever you want to take in the view or snap a photo. You can visit some of the lovely towns of the Sorrento Coast, such as Sorrento, Sant’Agnello, and Massa Lubrense, or reach the towns of the Amalfi Coast.
Walking the Path of Gods
The Path of Gods is one of the most popular hiking trails in Italy. It runs from Agerola to Nocelle, along the Sorrento Coast, and offers stunning views of the Mediterranean Sea. October is a great time to go for a hike as the temperatures are not too hot.
Taking a Boat Trip
Another great way to see the Sorrento Coast is from the water. You can take a boat trip from Sorrento and stop at some of the nearby islands, such as Capri, Ischia, or Procida. And if you’ve never been to the Blue Grotto, well, you’ll finally get the chance
Moreover, on the hottest days, you can still swim and sunbathe like it was summer.
Visiting Pompeii or Naples
Pompeii and Naples are both close to the Sorrento Coast and make for a great day trip.
Pompeii is an ancient Roman city that was buried by a volcanic eruption. During a visit, you can explore the ruins of the city and learn about what life was like in ancient Rome.
In the other hand, Naples is a bustling city with a lot to see and do. You can visit some of the world-famous museums, such as the Museo Archeologico Nazionale or the Capodimonte Museum. Or, you can explore the city’s historic center, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Taking an Online Cooking Class
If the weather is bad, you can always take an online cooking class.
Sorrento Coast is famous for its food, so what better way to spend a day than learning how to cook some of the local dishes? From pizza to pasta, you’ll be able to impress your friends and family with your new cooking skills when you get home.
As you can see, there are plenty of things to do on the Sorrento Coast in October. So, what are you waiting for? Plan your trip and book a stay in one of our luxury villas near Sorrento!