Positano is a cozy resort on the west coast of Italy, located at the rocky foot of the Monti Lattari mountains. In Positano, tourists are attracted by beautiful colorful houses, picturesque landscapes, magnificent nature, the abundance of yachts for rent in the harbor and many attractions. According to legend, the city was founded by the lord of the seas - Poseidon.
To spend an unforgettable vacation on the coast of the Tyrrhenian Sea, use one of the offers for yacht charter in Positano on our website. The Amalfi coast in the Positano area is distinguished by the azure clear water of the Tyrrhenian Sea, an abundance of cozy bays and cliffs, picturesque nature and the charm of coastal villages. By renting a yacht in Positano , you can enjoy the magnificent views of the Lee Galli Islands located in the immediate vicinity of Positano and visit other attractions of the city.
The first natural stone villas on the site of a modern city appeared in the 1st century, however, the city became a lively center for shipbuilding and trade after the 5th century A.D. Coastal fortifications were built to protect against pirate attacks. In memory of the Middle Ages, chic villas designed in the Baroque style remained. Modern Positano is a city with a calm southern atmosphere, amazing Mediterranean cuisine and luxurious beach areas .
In Positano, houses are closely pressed together in three small valleys, and fragrant orange trees grow between them. Since residential areas are located almost on the rocks, a simple walk along the steep streets of Positano can be considered good fitness.
The Cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta (13th century) is one of the symbols of Positano, it is easy to recognize thanks to the dome decorated with ceramics. Walking along the streets of Positano, you can visit the Murata Palace with its exclusive courtyard and botanical garden, which today houses the hotel in its premises and wander into Punta Reginella - the highest district of the city.
The beaches of Positano are small pebble and sandy, it is worth visiting Fornillo, Laurito, Arienzo and other beaches. One of the best beaches - Spiaggia Grande with volcanic sand and small pebbles, it is well adapted for children to visit. Spiaggia Grande has bars and cafes, where you can go diving and water sports. Spiaggia del Fornillo beach is very popular, it is worth visiting the rocky Arienzo beach with a restaurant with delicious food and the possibility of renting sun loungers.
On a rented yacht, you can visit the nearest resorts, for example - Naples or Sorrento. In addition to yachting, in Positano you can practice diving , go horse riding and play soccer, beach volleyball and other sports.
At local restaurants you can try seafood, pizza, spaghetti, a wide variety of meat dishes and fine wines. Traditionally prepared dishes of seafood, vegetables and fruits, lemons and olives. Almost all traditional dishes are served with sauces, each of which can be called a culinary masterpiece . Seafood and fish dishes are served at La Cambusa Restaurant. If you are interested in Mediterranean cuisine, you need to visit the port to buy fresh fish and go with it to the nearest restaurant, where you can prepare a delicious dish from it. By the way, it is believed that Positano is the birthplace of the world famous Mozzarella cheese.
The city has more than a hundred hotels with a romantic atmosphere - you can choose from a variety of buildings with 19th century architecture and institutions with stunning views of the Tyrrhenian Sea.
The city has a great port where you can rent a yacht in Positano to explore the bays and grottoes nearby. In order not to waste time in vain, take a walk along the narrow cobbled streets, buy a slice of real Italian pizza or dessert and enjoy unforgettable landscapes with colorful houses on the coast. On our website you will find a large selection of yacht charter offers in Positano - the pearl of the Amalfi coast of Italy. Use the search form so that the system selects the most suitable options for organizing your holiday on the water near Positano.