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I Giardini di Cataldo

Address: Corso Italia, 267, Sorrento, Italy
Phone Number: +39 081 8781888
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Ranked #56 of 128 Activities in Sorrento
Type: Gardens, Wineries, Food & Drink, Nature & Parks
Owner description: A walk through a lemon grove. Taste and sale of typical Sorrento products and liqueurs: Limoncello...
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Type: Gardens, Wineries, Food & Drink, Nature & Parks
Owner description: A walk through a lemon grove. Taste and sale of typical Sorrento products and liqueurs: Limoncello, Oranges, Mandarin, Liquorice, Basil, Fennels, Nuts, Limoncello Babà and Marmalades.

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Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
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57 reviews 57 reviews
16 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Having been given Limoncello at many restaurants, hopefully for our good behavior, we went here to learn more, and taste a little, too! Upon reaching the center, we found a delightful young woman who was smiling AND spoke English. We learned about the history of this local liquid, tasted a little, bought some to take home at reasonable prices, and... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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130 attraction reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Real treat! Our hotel, Grand Hotel de la Ville, was a stone throw away from this lovely store, so we stopped by on the way back from our 'hike of the century', Sentiero degli Dei. We were pretty tired and it was a hot day, so it was really good to try ice cold limoncello samples. We were lucky: the... More 

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Providence, Rhode Island
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Upon entering the Garden of Cataldo you will be greeted by the sweet aroma of fresh growing lemons. The lemons grown in this garden are used to make the lemon cello that Sorrento is famous for. You can also sample the lemoncello that is made at the factory as well as tour the factory itself. To see more reviews you... More 

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Soest, Germany
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We very much enjoyed our 4 nights stay at your Garden House Sorrento which is located in the lemon grove of "I Giardini di Cataldo". We were overwhelmed by the friendliness and cordiality of our hosts Rossella, her Dad Salvatore and her Nonna. You were all so very friendly and welcomed us with coffee and wonderful home-made gelato. And of... More 

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Closter, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I read in some of the other reviews, before writing this one, that there was a guided tour and the ability to see the manufacturing process of the limoncello. That sounds amazing and I wish we would have done that! However, perhaps user error, but we didn't see any signs or anything letting tourists know that there is a tour... More 

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Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
17 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

this property is split into two areas, firstly the lemon groves themselves not the largest in town but enough to appreciate the product itself and a nice pleasant walk The second piece is where the lemoncello is actually made there are presentation's during the day explaining how it is all made, we missed it but the lady was more than... More 

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The grove was quite small and I was expecting there to be more to see and do. Yes there was a small stall offering free limoncello - which did taste amazing, possibly the best I had in sorrento! However, after sitting down with our limoncello it only took 5-10 minutes to walk around the whole place. I thought there may... More 

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Paris, France
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82 reviews 82 reviews
26 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We stumbled upon the garden as we were walking back to our hotel! It was open, so we went it! Lucky for us! This place is great! I LOVE lemons, do you?! Well, if you are in the Sorrento area, you will learn that lemons are the 'specialty' of this region--- YEP! Limocello, you guessed it! I actually wanted a... More 

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Sunset, Louisiana
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I read about the lemon grove in the middle of Sorrento in Rick Steves' book. It took a while to find it, but it was worth the effort. This real estate must be worth quite a bit and yet it remains an oasis in the center of town. A nice walk, benches to rest and relax and then a taste... More 

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Deal, Kent
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5 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We found the entrance to the Lemon Grove at the top of the Corsa Italia and walked in to look around. The lady at the end of the Grove who was selling Limoncello products directed us to the factory where the tours take place and we walked round there. We did go the next morning as they did not have... More 

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