Scenic Trek to Mount Faito with Sorrento Hiking

Discover Nature's Masterpiece on an Unmissable Excursion

ExpertoItaly recommends the verdant trails of Mount Faito as an unmissable excursion during your holiday on the Amalfi Coast. Our trusted local partner, Sorrento Hiking, offers a journey through nature that promises the perfect microclimate for your adventure. As you follow the Quisisana Climb, you’re enveloped by woods, fragrant with the scent of holm oaks and chestnuts, creating a truly immersive nature experience.


Marvel at tantalising glimpses of sea views that emerge through the lush canopy, leading you to the dizzying heights of Belvedere, nestled on the picturesque hill of Pozzano. On clear days, your gaze might span across the breathtaking expanse of the stunning Domitian Coast.


The journey doesn’t end here. Traverse towards ‘Molar’, an affectionate name given to the mountain known for its resemblance to a molar tooth. You’ll pass by the Spring of Water and the quaint Campo del Pero. The hunt for breathtaking panoramas continues, leading up to Mount Cercasole and the Cross of Canocchia. Here, unforgettable sights await that will surely leave an indelible mark in your memory.

The Spectacular Ring of Mount Faito

Described as the crown jewel of the Amalfi Coast, the Ring of Mount Faito trekking route offers an exhilarating round trip. Starting and ending at the convenient Faito cable car station, this 8 km journey keeps you consistently above 1,000 metres. The route’s high point, Mount Molar, reaches 1444 metres – the highest peak of all the Lattari Mountains.


From here, a unique 360° panorama unfolds over the entire region. Witness the islands of Capri, Ischia, and Procida beautifully contrasted against the blue sea. Admire the full extent of the Amalfi and Sorrento Coasts, the city of Naples with its impressive gulf, and the iconic figure of Vesuvius with the historical cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum at its foot. The distant Cilento, framed by the Alburni Mountains and Punta Licosa, completes this spectacular vista.

Embark on an Exclusive Private Tour with Sorrento Hiking

Enjoy a private tour that begins at your doorstep, with a complimentary transfer to Mount Faito. Sorrento Hiking prides itself on creating a pleasing hike that can be adjusted to match your pace and physical condition. Sturdy footwear is recommended for this trek.


For an added touch of authenticity, you have the option to enjoy a rustic lunch at a mountain hut, adding a memorable moment to your excursion. Sorrento Hiking provides hiking poles for enhanced comfort and stability during your trek.


Embark on this enchanting journey recommended by ExpertoItaly, and create memories with Sorrento Hiking that will last a lifetime! A trek to Mount Faito is not just the best trekking in Sorrento, it’s a chance to experience an unforgettable coastal walk, exploring Sorrento and its beautiful surroundings.

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