What to see in Vietri sul Mare
Lose the crowds and make your way to Vietri sul Mare, the hidden gem of the Amalfi Coast.
Vietri sul Mare is also the gateway to Amalfi marking the beginning of the Amalfi Coast.
It is located in the Campania region and it is just 10 minutes from Salerno and about 40 minutes from Naples.
Follow our tips below and you won't miss a thing!
Spiaggia della Crestarella
Escape from the overcrowded beaches of the more touristic spots along the Amalfi Coast and relax at Spieaggia della Crestarella. As this is a private beach, you will need to reserve and pay to visit.
Vietri sul Mare is famous for its colourful ceramics you'll stumble upon everywhere on the Amalfi coast. If you can’t get enough of the ceramics just out and about on the streets, be sure to also visit the Museum of Ceramics, Ceramica Pinto, Ceramiche di Mosca Giovanni and the Solimene Ceramics Factory
Colorful buildings by Marina Di Vietri
For the most instagrammable spot along the Almalfi Coast and in Vietri sul Mare, walk towards Marina Di Vietri from the main square and you will find the famous blu buildings. The exact location can be found here on Google Maps.
Cathedral of Vietri
The Church of San Giovanni Battista is another must-see thing to do when visiting Vietri sul Mare.
Park and Amphitheater
Explore the park with views over the sea called Villa Comunale. It features a winding road full of colorful tiles and as you circle down the staircase, you will also find an amphitheater facing the sea.
Explore the area
Drive along the coast
Drive along the Amalfi coast and explore Maiori, Minori, Amalfi and Positano.
Taste colatura di alici - the local fish sauce made from anchovies - in the nearby town of Cetara.
Discover street murals, the castle and a cathedral featuring a breathtaking crypt in Salerno.
At 365 meters above sea level, enjoy the lush gardens and the birds' eye views of the Amalfi coast from Ravello.
Indulge in the best pizza of your life in Naples.