317
trips planned in the last hour
8.9
out of 10
Trustscore rating
©

Vietri sul Mare trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Vietri sul Mare

3.7
Vietri sul Mare is a town and comune in the province of Salerno, in the Campania region of southern Italy. It is situated just west of Salerno, separated from the Port of Salerno by only a harbour wall. The town is known for its polychrome ceramics, a tradition since at least the 15th century, and is considered to be the gateway to the Amalfi Coast.The main landmark is the Church of St. John the Baptist, a late Neapolitan Renaissance style building with a high bell tower. There are numerous buildings displaying ceramics, including the Museo Provinciale della Ceramica in the nearby village of Raito.GeographyThe town is bordered by Cava de' Tirreni, Cetara, Maiori and Salerno. The quarter by the sea, named Marina di Vietri is located to the south of the town. The other frazioni are Albori, Benincasa, Dragonea (including the localities of Iaconti and San Vincenzo) and Molina.LandmarksThe principal church in Vietri sul Mare is the Church of St. John the Baptist, a late Neapolitan Renaissance style building with a high bell tower. A previous church dated from the 10th century. It contains a coffered gold ceiling, a 17th century marble altar, an albaster statue of the Saint, and an 11th century wooden crucifix. The Confraternity of the Annunciation and the Rosary dates to the 17th century and is noted for its facade decorated with pottery. Other notable churches include the 16th century Church of the Madonna delle Grazie in Raito, the Church of Santa Margherita in Albori and the Church of Santa Maria delle Grazie in Benincasa.
Vietri sul Mare is in Amalfi Coast. Make Vietri sul Mare central to your Italy travel plans using our Italy trip itinerary builder app .
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Vietri sul Mare

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Vietri sul Mare

4.9
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.8
Duration: 1​h
4.2
Duration: 3​h
4.2
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Side trips from Vietri sul Mare

4.4
Duration: 3​h 30​min
5
Duration: 8​h
4.6
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Where to stay in Vietri sul Mare

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close

Recently planned trips to Vietri sul Mare

6 days in Italy BY A USER FROM INDONESIA June, relaxing, romantic, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, relaxing, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Italy BY A USER FROM IRELAND May, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Southern Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Southern Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, romantic, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, romantic, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Italy BY A USER FROM SWEDEN September, culture, relaxing, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Province of Naples, Vietri sul Mare & Sant' Agata BY A USER FROM INDIA March, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, outdoors, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 27 days in Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Southern Italy BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Southern Italy BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 24 days in Italy BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Southern Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA April, relaxing, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans