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Amalfi Coast Tours: City Tours

Tour to Amalfi and Praiano


Amalfi and Praiano: A Journey Through History and Beauty

A Tour to Amalfi and Praiano with Your Own Italy offers an enchanting exploration of two of the Amalfi Coast’s most picturesque and distinctive towns. This bespoke journey combines the historic grandeur and bustling atmosphere of Amalfi with the tranquil beauty and charm of Praiano, providing a balanced experience of the coast’s diverse allure. From the majestic cathedrals and ancient maritime republic history of Amalfi to the serene beaches and artisanal culture of Praiano, this tour promises a day filled with breathtaking views, cultural insights, and the serene beauty of Italy’s famed coastline.

Amalfi: A Maritime Powerhouse
Your day begins in the historic town of Amalfi, once a thriving Maritime Republic and now a UNESCO World Heritage site renowned for its spectacular architecture and vibrant streets. Visit the stunning Amalfi Cathedral, which dominates the town’s main square with its impressive staircase and striking Byzantine architecture. Explore the Cloister of Paradise, an architectural jewel of the cathedral complex, and delve into the town’s rich maritime history at the Museum of the Amalfi Republic.

Stroll along the bustling streets filled with shops offering local crafts, including the famous Amalfi paper, and enjoy a taste of the town’s culinary delights, from fresh seafood to the iconic lemon-infused treats that epitomize the flavors of the Amalfi Coast.

Praiano: A Hidden Gem
Next, venture to Praiano, a quieter town known for its stunning natural beauty and artistic heritage. Unlike its more famous neighbors, Praiano offers a peaceful retreat with breathtaking sea views, charming villas, and a slower pace of life. Visit the Church of San Gennaro, with its beautiful tiled floor and panoramic terrace overlooking the sea. Explore the hidden coves and beaches, such as Marina di Praia, a secluded beach nestled between cliffs, accessible through a picturesque path.

Praiano is also celebrated for its vibrant arts scene, with numerous galleries and workshops showcasing the work of local artisans. The town’s connection to nature is evident in the paths leading to the Sentiero degli Dei (Path of the Gods), offering hikers spectacular vistas of the coastline and the surrounding mountains.

Your Own Italy: Tailoring Your Coastal Experience
Choosing Your Own Italy for your tour of Amalfi and Praiano means enjoying a personalized exploration of these unique coastal gems. Whether you’re fascinated by history, architecture, local crafts, or simply the breathtaking natural beauty of the Amalfi Coast, we ensure your experience is tailored to your interests, making your journey both enriching and unforgettable.

Embark on Your Amalfi Coast Adventure
Are you ready to explore the historic charm of Amalfi and the tranquil beauty of Praiano? Contact Your Own Italy to plan your personalized tour. Discover the rich history, stunning landscapes, and vibrant culture of the Amalfi Coast, creating memories that will last a lifetime.

What's Included

  • Expert, licensed English-speaking guide
  • Private tour 

Tips for Your Amalfi and Praiano Tour

Comfortable Footwear: The Amalfi Coast’s terrain involves steep steps and inclines, making comfortable shoes a must.
Sun Protection: The Mediterranean sun can be strong; sunscreen, hats, and sunglasses are recommended.
Hydration: Keep a water bottle handy, especially during the warmer months, to stay hydrated while exploring.
Photography: The scenic beauty of both towns is unmatched; ensure your camera is ready to capture the stunning landscapes and architectural details.


Is there a dress code I should know about?
There is a dress code for churches and basilicas. Shoulders and knees must be covered; shorts, miniskirts, and sleeveless shirts are not permitted. It is also recommended that you not take large bags or backpacks on tours that include churches as you may not be permitted to enter and storage accommodations are not usually available.
What if there is bad weather?
Our tours operate rain or shine!
Is tipping customary in Italy?
Tipping is indeed customary in Italy ! It is considered a kind gesture and proper etiquette to leave “a little something extra” depending on the level of service you receive. For a private guide it is suggested to leave 15 – 25 euros for a typical 3-hour tour.
What happens after I’ve requested a booking through your website?
Your Own Italy will send a confirmation email within 24 hours of your booking. You will then be invited to make your payment using a link that will be provided.
Can wheelchair users go on this walking tour?
Not all walking tours are fully accessible for wheelchair users or those with walking disabilities. However, if anyone in your group requires special accommodation, please let us know when completing the booking and we will work out suitable alternative routes.
Can tours be modified?
Yes, we will do our best to adjust any tour to accommodate special requests.
How far in advance should I book my walking tour?
Tours should be booked 48 hours in advance. While we cannot guarantee availability if booking occurs in less than 48 hours, we will do our best to accommodate your request.
What are Your Own Italy’s payment terms?
Full payment is due when the tour confirmation email is sent, within 24 hours of your booking. You will be provided with a link to our payment page. We accept Visa, MasterCard, and American Express.
What is your cancellation policy?
Tours must be canceled by email 24 hours prior to the start of the tour. If cancellation is made in less than this time, Your Own Italy cannot guarantee a full refund.
How do I amend a reservation?
Any changes to existing reservations must be requested by email. All efforts will be made to accommodate changes, but they cannot be guaranteed.
What should I do if I have a larger group than the size suggested on the website?
Your Own Italy is delighted to accommodate large groups. Please specify the number in your party when booking, and every effort will be made to organize a tour within the time limits provided.

Meeting Point

Please specify when booking whether you would prefer to meet your private guide at your accommodations or at a designated point near the highlights of the tour.

Duration Of Tour

Walking Tours last approximately 3 hours unless otherwise specified.
Tour times are average – some groups prefer a more leisurely pace with fewer sites, with your private guide, this is your option.