Positano is located in the Salerno province and is home to fabulous food, friendly people and a long list of things to do. A holiday rental home in Positano will put you close to all of the best activities and attractions. You will feel like you are in your second home.
There is much do during your visit to Positano. The beaches provide the opportunity for swimming, boating, snorkelling and many other water related activities. Take a day trip to the island of Capri. Boat trips to the island are available and are very popular. If you enjoy hiking you can choose between both inland and coastal trails. There are trails of various lengths and difficulty levels, so there is something for everyone. Whether you want to take a leisurely hike or enjoy something a bit more challenging you will find it here. Numerous boutiques are a delight for visitors who enjoy shopping. Be sure to sample some of the amazing seafood dishes on offer in local eateries.
Historic churches and outdoor spots are some of the most popular places to visit whilst on holiday to Positano. The Church of Santa Maria Assunta features a beautiful painting that was completed in the 13th century. You will also find many other structures, such as 16th century defence towers that once helped to keep the area safe. The Amalfi Drive is a popular scenic route. Keep in mind that some parts of the road are quite narrow, so this drive isn’t for the faint of heart. The Brotta La Porta is a cave in which were found human remains from prehistoric times.
Mild winters and warm, sunny summers are what you can expect when you holiday to Positano. During the winter the average low temperatures are between 3° and 5° C and the highs are 12° to 15°. In the spring you should expect average lows of 8° to 12° C and average highs of 18° to 22° C. Summer brings average lows of 16° to 18° C and average highs of 26° to 29° C. The least amount of rain occurs during the summer with only 25 to 41 mm per month. The most occurs from October through December with between 122 and 163 mm per month.
The closest airport to Positano is Capodichino Airport (NAP), located just 33 km away. A bit further afield is Sorrento Airport (RRO). You can complete your journey to Positano by ferry or bus. There is very little parking available in Positano so you should not plan to have a rental car during your stay.