Amalfi coast I Italy villas
Italy villas in Southern Italy on the Amalfi Coast
The Amalfi Coast is home to some of the most beautiful scenery in the world. Spend an unforgettable family holiday in Southern Italy enjoying views of the ocean, beautifully painted houses. and lovely verdant landscapes! This part of the coast, south of Naples, on the Gulf of Salerno between Positano in the west and Vietri sul Mare in the east is popular with hiking enthusiasts, culinary efficiandos, artists and families alike. Simply rent your holiday villas in Italy and you will come to realise why Goethe and so many other artistic figures so loved this part of the world.
An outstandingly beautiful landscape
The Amalfi Coast is a 50 km long coastline in the Campania region where you will find plenty of Italian holiday homes. It has sheer cliffs and rugged shoreline dotted with small beaches and pastel-coloured fishing villages. The roads pass between the port city of Salerno that have vineyards and cliffside lemon groves. It is an outstanding example of Mediterranean landscape and a perfect combination of nature and adventure. There are many adventure activities such as scuba diving, para-sailing, boating and fishing that take place on the beach.
Hiking trails near your villas Italy
The hiking areas of the Amalfi Coast are ideal as the paths are well-marked and the sea is never too far to take a refreshing dip. The most popular trail is the Sentiero degli Dei - Path of the Gods, a path on which donkey caravans formerly transported goods for trade. When you rent Italian country cottages near the god’s path, you will discover breath-taking views of the Gulf of Salerno and the Sorrento Peninsula! In the off-season, artists even concerts along the Path of the Gods. Book direct holiday homes in Southern Italy, and you could even take a hike along the Valle delle Ferriere to find amazing waterfalls.
Phenomenal cuisine – Holiday villas in Italy
Walking along such magnificent trails and swimming in crystal clear water can burn a lot of calories. Luckily, this coastline is endowed with incredible cultural opportunities- including the chance to indulge in some delicious Italian food. Just as foodies may flock to Sicilian villas or villas in Sardinia, the Amalfi Coast offers some incredible gastronomic experiences. Be sure to sample homemade pizza and spaghetti with clams, divine buffalo mozzarella, rabbit stew and delicious almond and chocolate pastries. Fruit production in this area is also a huge part of local life and eating traditions, so be sure to samply fresh oranges and lemons during your stay.
Things to do from your Italian country cottages
There is so much to see on the Amalfi Coast that even young children won’t tire of renting in Southern Italy: rugged rocks, sunny coast, azure waters, the town of Positano that clings to the steep slopes and not least the colourful gardens, magnificent restaurants and vibrant people. Book holiday villas in Italy and you can even use Amalfi as a starting point for trips to other exciting sites in the area: the island of Capri with the Blue Grotto, Naples with Mount Vesuvius and Pompeii and the Sorrento Peninsula. This needn’t cost an arm and a leg either, book cost-effective holidays through NOVASOL and enjoy free access to stunning beaches, relaxing promenades and world-class scenery.
UNESCO protected coastline
NOVASOL has numerous opportunities for self-catering in Italy that offer a perfect stay, however, this particular part of Italy is incredibly beautiful and also offers plenty of historic attractions. This region stretches from Cetara to Positano on the southern part of the Sorrento peninsula and has been declared as an area of outstanding beauty that should be preserved for generations. Visit the picturesque town of Positano, for example, described by John Steinbeck as a ‘dream place that is not quite real when you are here and becomes beckoningly real after you have gone’. Rent a self-catering villa in Italy with NOVASOL and appreciate the amazing way people have used the landscape and incribed their culture here over time, as well as enjoying heavenly views from every corner of your holiday home.
Service - Why NOVASOL?
If you are dreaming of a holiday in the Amalfi Coast you should check our Sicilian villas that are available on our website. Our selection of properties in this country is huge and you are sure to find a suitable villa or an apartment as per your needs. This place is a perfect holiday destination for those looking for a balance between relaxation and adventure whilst self-catering in Italy. Rent a NOVASOL villa in Italy on the Amalfi Coast and you can see the coastal mountains plunging into the sea, picturesque towns and lush forests all from the comfort of your terrace. All our Italian villas are spacious and many have a swimming pool, a garden and a terrace. Local offices in Italy also mean that should you have questions, queries or require some maintenance, we can fully support you throughout your Italian villa holiday.