Sorrento, Italy Travel Guide Last Updated: Dec 2021

After you’ve seen Rome, Venice, and Florence, you are going to want to base yourself in the lovely town of Sorrento to see many of the remaining important sights. Only an hour from gritty Naples, and 30 minutes from the ruins of Pompei, Sorrento is also your base to enjoy the Amalfi Coast as well as the famous nearby resort island of Capri.

Why Visit Sorrento

Sorrento Facts

Population 16,500
Area 16,500
Timezone UTC+1
Currency Euro
Airports Napoli-Capodichino (NAP)

WHERE TO EAT AND DRINK IN Sorrento

Budget breakfastIf your hotel doesn't include breakfast, you'll find nearby coffee "bars" with pastries and such.$3.37 - $7.79
Budget lunchPizza and sandwiches at modest prices are easy to find, and there is a kebab place near the center as well.$4.53 - $8.74
Budget dinnerSit-down dinners in Sorrento are typical of Italy in that at least two courses are necessary, unless you order a pizza.$8.95 - $16.84
Beer (bottle)Beer in Italy is rarely a bargain, so prices feel weirdly high compared to wine.$3.37 - $4.74
Wine (.5L house wine)Very drinkable house wines are available at bargain prices at every restaurant.$3.47 - $6.32
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WHEN TO VISIT Sorrento

TEMPERATURE AND RAINFALL

Month High F Low F Precipitations(INCH)
January55394.1
February56403.9
March59433.4
April65473.0
May73542.0
June79601.3
July85651.0
August85641.6
September79603.2
October71535.1
November62466.4
December57424.8

Sorrento WEATHER ADVICE

SUNRISE AND SUNSET

21 Mar6:03am6:15pm
21 Jun5:31am8:36pm
21 Sep6:49am7:01pm
21 Dec7:22am4:38pm

Where to stay in Sorrento

Sorrento Hotel Seasons

Sorrento Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
starstarstarstarstar18.95 - 33.68
starstarstarstarstar36.84 - 89.47
starstarstarstarstar42.11 - 109.47
starstarstarstarstar52.63 - 163.16
starstarstarstarstar154.74 - 293.68
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Sorrento Hostel Prices

Type Price(USD)
Hostel Bed14.18 - 19.69

WHERE TO GO BEFORE AND AFTER