What to Do in Positano, Italy

Positano, Italy
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Positano is one of the most beautiful and unique cities in all of Italy. It’s essentially a dream vacation spot, equipped with stunning views of the Mediterranean Sea, colorful buildings built into the mountainside, and of course, cute cobblestone streets. If you’re planning a trip to Positano, here are some must-do activities!

Path of the Gods Hike

If you’re going to Positano, you absolutely have to see the most stunning view. The Path of the Gods is the most popular hike in Positano, for good reason! It’s quite a hike (about 4 miles), but so worth it.

Drink Limoncello

When you visit Positano, you will see lemons everywhere. It’s only natural that you’ll stop somewhere to try some Limoncello. Limoncello is a lemon-liqueur made along the Amalfi coast, perfect for sipping in the summertime.

Grotta dello Smeraldo

Grotta dello Smeraldo is a beautiful cave in the area that is super unique. The cave is mostly dark, but the way the light reflects in the water makes it look like it’s glowing from underneath! 

Spiaggia Grande

You can’t go to Positano without chilling on the beach! Spiaggia Grande is the perfect place to do just that. It will even give you a great view of the colorful houses while you relax by the water.