Why Positano Should Be Your Next Seasonal Getaway

An Amalfi Coast Vacation Rental Where Dreams Come True
An Amalfi Coast Vacation Rental Where Dreams Come True

Embark on a journey through the vibrant streets of the Amalfi Coast, known for its colourful views, Mediterranean charm, and culinary delights. So, begin your exploration with Tripwix, your trusted guide offering bespoke accommodations and attentive service tailored to your needs. Whether you seek luxury, adventure, or gastronomic indulgence, our curated Positano itinerary promises an extraordinary experience. Join us as we unveil the treasures of Positano, each moment designed to captivate your senses and elevate memories that last a lifetime. Thus, get ready to discover all the enchanting things to do for your perfect Positano getaway!

The Area’s Rich Heritage of Positano

Located along the stunning Amalfi Coast, Positano has a rich history rooted in maritime trade and artistic heritage. Dating back to ancient times, Positano flourished as a vibrant port city under Greek and Roman rule. The city served as a vital trading hub for goods such as ceramics, spices, and textiles. Throughout the centuries, the town experienced periods of prosperity and decline, shaped by influences from Byzantine, Norman, and Saracen conquests. Moreover, by the Renaissance era, Positano flourished as a thriving center for arts and craftsmanship. Consequently, it became famous for its intricate lacework and vibrant ceramics. Today, Positano’s captivating past is reflected in its charming architecture, winding cobblestone streets, and enduring traditions, inviting visitors to immerse themselves in its timeless allure.

Know Before You Go

In Positano, the Mediterranean climate brings hot summers and mild winters. Besides, while Italian is the primary language, English is also well spoken, but it could depend on where you go. Furthermore, the local currency is the Euro, and credit cards are generally accepted, although some establishment may prefer cash payments. Also, transportation options include cars, trains, boats, or guided tours.

Furthermore, dining customs in the area typically involve later meal times compared to other countries, with lunch served from 12:30PM to 2:30PM and inner starting around 8PM or later. Still, you can always enjoy lunch or dinner at your preferred time, as many restaurants in Positano might offer flexible dining hours. Additionally, we offer a pre-arrival grocery/pantry stocking service, but kindly submit your pantry list from at least four days before your arrival.

For services, guests may enjoy included amenities such as breakfast, babysitting, child equipment rental, private security, private guides, interpreters for translation, and private car transport. Additionally, discover our seasonal experiences listed in this guide.

Arrival Day

Welcome to your Positano getaway! It is time to indulge in the ultimate relaxation experience and emerge feeling refreshed and re-charged. You can do this with an in-villa massage service. Then, in the evening, delight in a culinary adventure with our private chef menu, offering themed options as Italian, romantic, and tasting menus.

Positano Italy
Positano Italy

Day 1: Positano Tour

This beautiful cliffside town, with its pastel-coloured buildings cascading down to the azure sea, embodies the essence of Mediterranean romance. So, experience the perfect blend of culinary excellence and coastal happiness on your first full day in Italy.

A private (English) tour will be held to give you personalised insights, secret tips, and the freedom to tailor your day. It is the ultimate way to start your adventure in style! Then, we have a nice restaurant lined up for you whereafter you will visit a nearby beach. The beach also has beach beds and umbrellas available for the ultimate relaxation vibe. In the evening, we advise you to go to a Michelin restaurant.

Lastly, please note that there is also an opportunity to rent a boat for a full day, allowing you to enjoy an experience on the water. For lunch there is the possibility to go to a restaurant which is accessible by boat.

Positano, Italy
Positano, Italy

Day 2: Island Boat Tour Exploration

Experience a trip to Capri Island, where luxury and beauty await. From the rugged coastline to the charming streets of Capri Town, every corner exudes an irresistible charm. Capri promises an unforgettable Italian escape unlike any other.

First, there will be a private car transfer from the villa to the boat. Then, you could visit an iconic lunch place whereafter you relax at one of the better beach clubs of the island. Afterwards, there will be an exclusive private boat transfer and then a car transfer to take you back to the villa. Consequently, after a full day away there will be a private chef preparing dinner at the villa.

Capri Island
Capri Island

Day 3: Hiking Morning and Sorrento Afternoon

On day four of your Italian adventure, get your hiking boots for a morning hike along the famous Path of Gods after soaking in breathtaking views of the Amalfi Coast. Afterwards, there will be a private car transfer back home where it is a possibility to have a quick change before heading out again. Lunch might be held near next to the water which could be arranged by your local ambassador. Next, venture to the charming town of Sorrento, where ancient history meets Mediterranean charm. Sorrento is located on the rugged cliffs overlooking Naples, which presents beautiful views. After that, possibly end your day with a delicious dinner in Hotel Poseidon on a beautiful terrace.

Il Vallone dei Mulini
Il Vallone dei Mulini

Day 4: Chill and Creative Day at the villa

Indulge in a day of relaxation at the villa, starting with breakfast that includes local ingredients. Today you can choose from several workshops, available at your villa. Think about a cooking class, an arts class, a fitness or outdoor class, or a cocktail making class. Whatever interests you, we will arrange it. Afterwards, dress to impress for the Michelin star restaurant Le Sirenuse.

So, start your day with pure relaxation at the villa. Choose between a wellness retreat, a hands-on cooking class, or a revitalising pilates or yoga session on the patio. It is your chance to treat yourself for an ultimate morning of luxury and self-care. Then for lunch, savour a delectable lunch experience at the villa, tailored just for you. Choose between personalised creation by our private chef or enjoy the delicious dishes from your cooking class. It is your chance to delight in culinary delights created to your every desire, right in the comfort of your own luxurious retreat. Afterwards, there will be a workshop afternoon, as mentioned before, followed by the dinner at Le Sirenuse.

La Sponda Restaurant - Le Sirenuse Positano
La Sponda Restaurant – Le Sirenuse Positano

Day 5: Visit Pompeii and Naples for a Historical Day

Embark on a captivating journey through history with a day trip to Pompeii and Naples or Paestum. So, either explore the ancient ruins of Pompeii, frozen in time by the catastrophic eruption of Moint Vesuvius. Or explore the well-preserved Greek temples of Paestum, a testament to the region’s rich cultural heritage.

Ultimately, after exploring Pompeii, immerse yourself in the vibrant city of Naples, where centuries of history and tradition wait around every corner. Thus, experience the wonders of the past on this historical adventure. Finally, dinner could be held at Da Gabrisa, back in Positano.

Lastly, in our guide, we provide you with a must-visit and mouthwatering pizza place in Napoli! Also, we provide a list of a must-see museum, historical site, landmarks, theatre, or churches. If this got you curious, please contact us at reservations@tripwix.com and potentially book the complete guide to experience this full itinerary. 

Ancient Pompeii, 1902
Ancient Pompeii, 1902

Day 5: Explore Ravello and Amalfi Adventure

On day five, your day will start with a private car transfer to the charming mountain villa of Ravello. At the end of the day, you will explore the beautiful town of Amalfi. Also, since you cannot leave your Positano getaway without visiting Amalfi! Consequently, delight in exploring its historic streets and views. Hence, today is the perfect day to explore!

We will guide you through the best gelato of Ravello, the nicest shop, the most beautiful cathedral, the prettiest art gallery, and the nicest tower. Then, you will have another private car transfer to take you back to the villa before getting ready for a glamorous dinner at a Michelin restaurant. Afterwards, there will be another private car transfer to take you home, ensuring you end your day in style and comfort.

Dinner at Zass
Dinner at Zass

Departure Day

As you say goodbye to the enchanting Amalfi Coast and the picturesque town of Sorrento if you possibly stay at this villa, cherish the memories of your stay with Tripwix. Whether you are heading home or continuing your vacation, the beauty of the Amalfi Coast will linger in your heart long after you have departed.

Breakfast may be held at the villa before doing your check-out at 10am, whereafter you will have a private car or boat transfer to Naples Airport.

Graceful Positano Villa in Historical Building
Graceful Positano Villa in Historical Building

Experience the Difference with Tripwix

At Tripwix, we recognise the value of personalised assistance and 24-hour support to enhance your travel experience. With dedicated concierge services and a team of local ambassadors available around the clock, rest assured that every aspect of your journey will be seamlessly managed. Whether it is arranging bookings or offering insider recommendations, our staff is committed to ensuring your trip is exceptional.

Moreover, when you book your accommodation with Tripwix, you gain access to unparalleled comfort and exclusive benefits. From knowledgeable assistance to top-notch facilities, we strive to elevate your stay from start to finish. Let us transform your visit to Positano into an unforgettable adventure, allowing to unwind and fully immerse yourself in the beauty of this enchanting destination.

Chic Positano Family Villa with Hot Tub and Amazing Views
Chic Positano Family Villa with Hot Tub and Amazing Views


To conclude, for you ultimate Positano getaway, unveil the magic of Italy with Tripwix, your trusted partner for bespoke accommodations and personalised experiences. From luxury villas to curated itineraries that blend relaxation, adventure, and cultural immersion, Tripwix ensures every moment is extraordinary. Let us elevate your travel experience with attentive service, local expertise, and exclusive amenities. Book this Amalfi Coast vacation today and create memories that will last a lifetime! Ready to embark on your perfect Italian escape?

Interested? Contact us at reservations@tripwix.com. Or contact our local ambassador Belinda Collinsbcollins@tripwix.com for more information.

Lotte van Dort

Hello! My name is Lotte van Dort and I am a student intern at Tripwix, currently soaking up the vibrant atmosphere of Lisbon, Portugal. Combining my passion for European Studies with the thrill of travelling, I'm creating engaging blog posts that capture the essence of Europe's rich culture and history, all while immersing in the luxury rentals offered by Tripwix. Join me on this exciting journey!