Praiano is a small but beautiful municipality in the province of Salerno. It is part of Amalfi Coast and thanks to its wonderful natural beauties it is very frequented by many tourists from around the world.
The geographical characteristics of Praiano recall those typical of all the Amalfi Coast. In fact this little city consists of many flights of steps that are the only means to reach some beautiful and particular parts of this municipality, naturally walking.
Marina di Praia is a wonderful and suggestive beach, located in the middle of high and strong rocks. Here is placed a medieval tower that once was used as a place sighting of enemy ships while today it is a great attraction to visit.
Another unmissable place is Capo Sottile, where is located the particular “Cala della Gavitella” that, thanks to its special geographical exposure, enjoys of the sunlight from sunrise to sunset: this peculiarity makes it unique, compared with other ares of the Amalfi Coast.
Besides to this beach you can have an exceptional view of Positano and Capri and you can visit an historical spanish tower and a cave inside which is located the suggestive “Fontana dell’Altare“.
So to visit these and other beauties of the place the ideal is to organize and to spend a holiday in Praiano.
The tourists can choose to reach Praiano with different transports, that is: by airplane, by train, by own car or rent car, by taxi or by ferry, boat or hydrofoil.
Regarding to the accommodation, there are many possibilities to choose according with your needs.
If during your holiday you need to calm, independence and relaxation, feeling at home, Praiano rental villas is the right choice.
These types of buildings are all located in the middle of green and well kept gardens and equipped with benches, deckchairs and barbecue. Every villa has many furnished rooms and a large terrace where guests can watch the wonderful scenery, having tasty breakfast or lunch.
It is also possible to rent an apartment, where in addition to the usual calm and comforts, you can also meet other people who live in the apartments next.
Instead you can decide to stay in hotel, bed & breakfast or farms where you can take advantage of all services offered, thinking only to visit Praiano.
Then if you are a lover of nature, you can make a camping in the equipped areas situated in the resorts where you can also to participate to the activities done by the animators.
In Praiano you can make long walks in the center of the city, doing shopping and buying souvenirs in the various shops. You can also make some excursions in the countryside or interesting boat trips on the sea: some beautiful places can be visited only in this way as some little beaches situated in the middle of the rocks or the spectacular caves of Suppraiano.