- The dazzling views of the Bay of Naples.
- Fragrant lemon groves and panoramic gardens.
- Warm hospitality and outstanding gastronomy.
- Cliffside resorts and luxury palace hotels.
Closest Airports nearby: Naples (about 1 hour) or Rome (2 hours).
Best time of year for a Sorrento Wedding: March through October.
Celebrate your wedding in Sorrento! Sorrento enjoys the most stunning views of the splendid Bay of Naples. The majestic 3,000 foot Monte Faito looms in the distance and the Vesuvius rises on its left. On particularly clear days, the enchanting island of Capri can be seen in the distance. Byron, Keats, Goethe, and Wagner were some of Sorrento’s famous visitors who fell under its beautiful spell.
Sorrento is one of the best towns from which to explore the beautiful Amalfi Coast. Its ideal position allows you to visit the ancient towns of Pompeii and Herculaneum as well as Positano and Amalfi. Don’t miss the incredible highlight of the Museo Correale di Terranova. The museum is housed in an 18th century villa with amazing gardens and holds a varied collection of some of the greatest Neapolitan paintings, Capodimonte porcelains, and works of art from the 17th century. The gardens are filled with citrus groves, colorful flower displays and a breathtaking panoramic esplanade of the coastline of Sorrento. The fragrant lemon groves produce the famous limoncello liquor which is also used in making local desserts.
The town of Sorrento is a joy to explore on foot, narrow streets are filled with quaint boutiques featuring local handmade works of art. Stroll through the beautiful gardens which can be found scattered throughout the town and experience the warm hospitality of the South of Italy.
From Sorrento you can reach the romantic islands of Capri and Ischia via hydrofoil boat either as a day excursion or for a longer stay.
The selection of incredible exclusive villa and palace hotels for your wedding reception in Sorrento is outstanding; and a wonderful way to start a honeymoon on the Amalfi Coast. Hotels with cliff-top gardens, Belle Epoque interiors and impossibly romantic terraces with views of the Bay of Naples will overwhelm your senses. A wedding reception in Sorrento can be held in any of these magnificently situated hotels or in Sorrento’s panoramic restaurants. One of our favorites is set in a greenhouse with incredibly high ceilings. It has been in operation since 1890 and serves delectable cuisine. There are undoubtedly numerous excellent reasons to get married in Sorrento.
Sorrento continues to grow in popularity as a Civil, Protestant, Jewish and Symbolic wedding location with couples from all over the world. Your Protestant ceremony can be performed in the lush surroundings of a flowering garden and have legal validity. Civil ceremonies offer two very special locations one of which is an ancient villa with panoramic views.