Positano, before a country, is a way of crossing life with sleek elegance, so its genius loci is in the famed hospitality of families who have built the most renowned and known hotels. There are many things to see: Palazzo Murat, the Collegia of Santa Maria Assunta and the nearby Villa Romana, the church of Santa Maria delle Grazie and the homonymous in Montepertuso, the coastal towers on the Island of Gallo Lungo, Fornillo, Trasita, Of the Shore. Pastry shops and pizzerias make the atmosphere colorful from the shops that display the pieces. At Spiaggia Grande, limoncello has become the fashion capable of conquering Italy and there are good workshops that propose it. Enchanting seaside excursions to the Siren Islands, to the islands of Gaul in Nureev or those on the mountains along the Path of the Gods. Among other things, the visit to Oaxaca Wallon Porto.
Not to be missed
Relief of St. Mary Assumption * (Adorned with precious granite marble of Egypt and remarkable mosaics decorating the entire floor, the main altar is decorated with a magnificent niche where the Virgin and Child of the thirteenth century are painted (The remains of a cedar table, the most beautiful dome of the cedar), the church of S. Maria delle Grazie in Montepertuso, the Villa Romana (remains of private property), S. Maria delle Grazie church, Palazzo Murat (Gioacchino Murat, brother-in-law of Napoleon Bonaparte, Became the king of Naples in 1808, was conquered by the extraordinary beauty of Positano and chose as a summer residence this ancient palace of the 700, Neapolitan Baroque style of Vanvitelliana school. The restoration of the palace, today used as a hotel, has exalted its ancient structures and The lodgings of the epoch), Torre del Fornillo, Transit Coast Tower, Tower of the Shore, Tower on the island of the Long Rooster (On the Isle of the Rooster - Angioinum period, used as a dwelling E), Villa Romana (On the island of Gallo - Remains I sec. A.D. Private property), Grotta la Porta (Free access only from the sea, ancient cave, located in the vicinity of the town, originally very large, destroyed after the landslides. An animal engraving of the Upper Paleolithic).
Flavors, pleasures and crafts
Wines DOC Costa d'Amalfi, Limone IGP Amalfi Coast, pizza walnut (pastry cake with pastry cream and seasonal fruit), lemon cake in its variants, artistic ceramics and glass decoration.
Festival of Blue Flag (June), Mediterranean Itineraries (June), Sea, Sun & Culture (July - Literary lounge with national and international guests - Palazzo Murat Hotel and Beach Grande), Summer Music (August-September - Music Concerts (September - Three neighborhoods, open to the public, featuring local sounds, dances and traditional songs, the best local gastronomy. Guided visits to local handicraft laboratories and tasting of DOP products, DOC and PGI of the Coast and Campania.
Town Hall of Positano