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Description: Also called the "Amalfi Drive," this coastal route south from Sorrento is...
Also called the "Amalfi Drive," this coastal route south from Sorrento is one of the most beautiful in Europe.
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An experience unto its own.......

Riding the Coast Road each day is an xperience unto it own. Beautiful and shall we say exhilarating, lol. There are so many small gems tucked away on this highway between the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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Anson, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Riding the Coast Road each day is an xperience unto it own. Beautiful and shall we say exhilarating, lol. There are so many small gems tucked away on this highway between the towns do that it would take an entire season to truly explore them all. Breathtaking scenery unlike any other place that we've been in our 30+ years of... More 

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Attard, Malta
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Off the A3 near Salerno to Amalfi, the road is a nightmare, potential health hazard if you have a bad heart. Twisting, turning, with cars and scooters parked wherever there is a bit of space, the narrow road is not for the fainthearted.

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Mastic, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Took a bus tour along the coast. The views were absolutely amazing. The cliffs, water, towns and home were a wonderful sight.

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Kaiserslautern, Germany
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

We drove this winding, tight-curve Amalfi coast road (more like a sidewalk in places due to the narrowness of the road) on a Sunday and it was a heart-attack experience. The locals drive too fast on their motor scooters/bikes, zipping in between the vehicles on the road; they pass you on the curves in their big cars and in no-passing... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Amazing drive and landscapes! As we stayed in a villa up in Furore, between Positano and Amalfi, we had to drive daily on the steep hills and very tight bends. My husband got used with it relatively quick, but we knew how are the italian drivers always in a rush so we`ve let them space to overtake us... the only... More 

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Chandler, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The Amalfi coast drive is stunningly scenic. Each town is as charmingly beautiful as the next one. Ravello is not to be missed. The translucent waters and gorgeous coastline provide photo opportunities at every bend in the road. A day well spent.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

If your used to driving on the one - lane mountain roads of the Rockies, then you'll feel right at home on the Amalfi coast - with the added bonus of views to die for. Just don't take your eyes off the road for too long - pull over and enjoy a refreshing lemon grinata from one of the many... More 

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Thundersley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

We took the bus from Sorrento to Positano and then on to Amalfi . Sit on the right The scenery is stunning . The road between Positano and Amalfi as it winds along the edge the cliffs can barely accommodate to two cars side by side let alone the buses . Glad I wasnt't driving ! The skill of the... More 

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Jerusalem, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

just be sure you go on sunny day to enhance the experience. you can hire a car but the road is narrow and has many windings, plus the italian drivers are crazy.... we went by public bus from sorrento snd visited positano, amalfi and ravello. positano was by far the best and the most fun with it's beautiful houses and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

The scenic route from Salerno to Sorrento through the Amalfi coastline was stunning and very picturesque - a once in a lifetime journey. The coastal road is very narrow and caused mayhem a few times en route. Salerno was a great place to visit, then we headed to Amalfi (a beautiful resort) and stayed there for a bit, then headed... More 

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