THE POSITANO LITTLE BLACK BOOK
The main transportation hubs to the Amal Coast are Sorrento, Salerno and Naples, a 75-minute drive away. You can also reach Positano by ferry from Naples.
WHEN TO VISIT
The best time to explore Positano is from April to June, when temperatures are in the mid-to-high 20s and the owers are in bloom. You’ll also skip the tourist peak of July and August.
Rest in 18th century luxury at La Sirenuse ( Sirenuse.it). Enjoy panoramic views from the family-run Hotel Poseidon ( Hotelposeidonpositano.it).
Ristorante Buca di Bacco ( Bucadibacco.it). Da Adolfo’s ( Daadolfo.com), Ristorante Bruno and L’Alternativa Positano are good options, too.
La Botteguccia ( Labottegucciapositano.it) for custom-made leather sandals. Silk printed kaftans and quirky jewellery at Cabiria ( Cabiriamoda.it). Carro ( Carropositano.it) offers espadrilles and leather handbags and Teresa Boutique ( Teresaboutique.it) is perfect for splurging on summery dresses.
FIND OUT MORE
For more about Positano and the exquisite Amal Coast, visit Positano.com – it’s lled with information from the locals.
Fresh seafood spaghetti; Ristorante Buca di
LEFT Bacco Positano’s streets are lined with markets