In the little harbor you will find many restaurants that put a special emphasis on creating a romantic atmosphere for their customers. Of course the food meets high standards as well, the chefs have worked a long time to perfect their specialties and offer the traditional dishes of the area. Most of the hotels have their own little bays where you can relax and enjoy the sun and the water.
Positano has a public swimming area as well. It also offers well looked after sanitary facilities and a bar directly on the beach.
We would recommend visiting this town in the spring or fall, where you can enjoy the mild temperatures and the delicious foods in the restaurants without having to share it all with too many other tourists.
The winter months are especially suitable for hikes in the mountains. The average temperature is around 15°C , so you don’t perspire too much when you are working hard to get yourself up yet another mountain. However, once you reach the top you will realize that all the work was worthwhile as you will have an amazing view of the whole coast as well as the island of Capri.
One of the most popular is the “Sentiero degli Dei”, the hiking path of the gods. Allegedly this is the path that the gods took to get from the mountains to the sea, to listen to the enticing song of the Sirens.