Local Experiences Shore Excursion from Sorrento Port
Shore Trip from Sorrento port: Local Experiences
This shore excursion was designed to show our customers some of the typical productions in the area as well as give them the chance to taste the famous Neapolitan pizza and the extravirgin olive oil of Sorrento. The Sorrento peninsula and the Amalfi coast are not famous all over the world just for the beauty of the places, for the beautiful sunsets, for the hills that descend gently into the sea leaving visitors without words, these places are also famous for local handicrafts, for the food that here has totally different flavors thanks to the volcanic soil on which our raw materials grow.
Your private driver will pick you up at Sorrento's port at the agreed time and on a luxurious minivan / sedan, your shore excursion it's just begun you will go to your first stop, the olive oil factory, where you will discover how extravirgin olive oil is produced and so many different types of aromatic oil with local spices and tasting them all.
After this first part it’s time to go to Sorrento center where you will visit a wood inlaid factory, ancient Sorrento tradition dating to the first half of the 1800s, today there are only a few artists who work in this area but are still considered the best and produce a great variety of music boxes, tables, jewelery, mirrors, different types of furniture, play tables ... you will surely be fascinated by this wonderful art.
Next stop..you'll visit a small sandal manufacturing workshop located in the historic center of Sorrento, here you will appreciate the handyness of the owner who produces with the ancient techniques a great variety of sandals famous around the world for their comfort and for the use of natural materials such as hide and precious leather.
After this nice walk, what's better than a nice pizza? You will go with your driver in Massa Lubrense in a small family-run pizza place where you will be told the story of the true Neapolitan pizza and make your own pizza and eat it... you will love pizza as ever in your life!
After lunch it's time to admire the splendid pottery of the Amalfi Coast, produced here since 1400 and is now one of the major attractions of the coast with many factories and shops spread along the famous Amalfi Drive.
The last stop is dedicated to coral production, you'll go to Torre del Greco, the world's largest coral processing center, an activity born in 1400. The production goes from wonderful jewels to the famous cameos and hundreds of other items, a place you can't avoid visiting.
After this last stop on our shore trip, it's time to go back to the port and say hello, waiting to see us for the next tour together