Visiting the Amalfi Coast in February

Winter on the Amalfi Coast

Visiting the Amalfi Coast in February
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Visiting the Amalfi Coast in February

Visiting the Amalfi Coast in February

Cold days, choppy seas, wind, and rain. February on the Amalfi Coast doesn't sound very tempting, and is certainly isn't the ideal time of year to visit. In fact, the residents of the coastal villages themselves pack their bags for the month and head to the tropics for a bit of sun and warmth, and to relax before the season begins again and the stretch between Easter and October is non-stop work.

Visitors to Positano in February will experience a unique side of this bustling resort town, with deserted streets, shuttered shops, and restaurants and hotels being renovated for the following season. If you dream of solitary walks along the silent beach, exploring the coastal trails without another human in sight, and being able to chat with the few locals who have remained in town without being rushed, then this may be the month to consider.

The coast is especially beautiful on crisp, clear winter days when you can even sit outside in the sun for an espresso. The afternoons are stretching just a bit longer during this month, the first flowers are out in the final days, and you can smell the scent of spring just around the corner.

  • Average high temperature (in Celsius): 14° C
  • Average low temperature (in Celsius): 9° C
  • Chance of rain: 30%
  • Chance of clouds: 46%
  • Average sea temperature (in Celsius): 14° C
  • Average daylight hours: 10

What To Do on the Amalfi Coast in February

If the forecast is good, February is a good month to explore the coastal walking trails before the spring crowds arrive. This is the best time of year to hike the Path of the Gods (Sentiero degli Dei), though you should stop by the Tourist Information Office to check that the path is in good shape and safe to hike, as heavy winter rains can sometimes cause mud slides and damage to the trail.

Hiking the Path of the Gods

February is also the perfect time to visit the ruins at Pompeii and Herculaneum.

Recommended experiences and tours for February

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Food experience

Organic "Superiore" Wine Tasting + Lunch on Vesuvius

€ 35 per guest

Duration 2 hours

  • Organic Lacryma Christi del Vesuvio DOP Superiore wine
  • Lunch on traditional dishes while enjoying the view
  • Visit the vineyard and winery
Excellent (630)
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Food experience

Organic Wine Tasting with Lunch on Vesuvius

€ 28 per guest

Duration 2 hours

  • Organic wine from Vesuvius
  • Guided walk of the winery
  • Lunch with local specialties
Excellent (630)

Departure from: Sorrento, Amalfi, Positano

Day Trip to Capri on Luxury Boat

from € 1,150 Per boat | Max 12 passengers

Duration 8 hours

  • The coast and the Piazzetta: all the magic of Capri
  • Tour of the island on a luxury boat
  • Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel
Excellent (269)

Departure from: Sorrento

Tour of the Amalfi Coast from Sorrento

from € 330

Duration 8 hours

All the charm of the Amalfi Coast in a private tour to the most beautiful spots along this famous coastline, including Positano, Amalfi, and Ravello. We'll also pass the pretty villages perched on the cliffside and have breathtaking views of the Bay of Naples.

Excellent (143)

Departure from: Positano

Group Guided Hike: Path of the Gods to Positano

€ 29 per guest

Duration 3 hours (Morning)

  • A half-day group hike led by a local expert along the Path of the Gods with unforgettable views.
Excellent (91)

Departure from: Naples, Sorrento

Tour of Pompeii, Mount Vesuvius, and Herculaneum

from € 330

Duration 8 hours

Are you ready to discover the most unique archaeological sites and breathtaking landscapes in the world in a single tour? Sorrento Limo will take you from Sorrento to the ruins of Pompeii and Herculaneum and the crater of Mount Vesuvius during this unforgettable day tour!

Excellent (143)

Departure from: Naples, Sorrento, Positano

Tour of Paestum + mozzarella experience

from € 300

Duration 8 hours

Combine culture and food in this esclusive tour by Sorrento Limo. You'll visit the temples of Paestum, some of the best preserved ruins from the time of Ancient Greece, followed by an unforgettable mozzarella experience where you'll discover all the secrets of Italy's mozzarella di bufala!

Excellent (143)

Departure from: Sorrento

Tour of the City of Naples

from € 380

Duration 8 hours

Tour the vibrant city of Naples, with its important monuments, artistic masterpieces, and famous cuisine. You'll see the Piazza del Plebiscito, Teatro San Carlo, the Royal Palace, and the National Museum, and they'll be time to stroll through the city streets!

Excellent (143)

Departure from: Sorrento, Amalfi, Positano

Pompeii + Sorrento by Sea

from € 750 per boat

Duration 8 hours

  • A boat tour plus Pompeii in a single day
  • Transfer by boat and car in complete comfort
  • Pick up and transfer
Excellent (269)

Tours and excursions

Hiking Guide for Groups (20 - 40 people)

from € 180 Per group | Max 40 people € 250 -28%

Duration 4 hours

  • Guided hike for groups of adults or students to explore the Amalfi Coast or Sorrentine Peninsula on foot.
Excellent (91)

Departure from: Naples, Sorrento

Shore excursion on the Amalfi Coast

from € 380

Duration 6 hours

Is your cruise ship docking in Naples or Sorrento? Take advantage of the stop for this stunning tour! Sorrento Limo will show you the most beautiful spots along the Amalfi Coast: Positano, Ravello, Amalfi. Stoll the charming lanes and admire some of the world's most beautiful scenery.

Excellent (143)

Departure from: Naples, Positano

Amalfi coast package deal transfers from Naples & tour

from € 480

Duration 8 hours

Book Sorrento Limo's exclusive package deal, round trip transfers from Naples train station, airport or city center to Positano and a 6 hours tour of the Amalfi coast with a luxury vehicle and a professional English speaking driver.

Excellent (143)

Accommodations

Choose among Positano.com's selected and reviewed accommodations, with more than 12.000+ dream rooms reserved.

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B&B and Homes - Positano

Casa Buonocore

From € 195
Breakfast included

Positano's boutique guest house

  1. A villa within steps of the sea washing the Amalfi Coast
  2. Start the day in style, with breakfast on the terrace
  3. The library overlooking the center of Positano
Excellent (147)
Tel. +39 089 875085

3 stars - Nerano - Massa Lubrense

Hotel La Certosa

From € 94
Breakfast included

A bed on the beach (well, almost!)

  1. Just three steps and you're on the beach of Marina del Cantone
  2. A delicious fish supper at the "Pappone"' restaurant
  3. The spectacular views of the sea surrounding Nerano
Excellent (173)
Tel. +39 081 8081209

Villas - Nerano - Massa Lubrense

Relais Villarena

From € 70

A superb position in the heart of Nerano

  1. The historic residence of the marquis of Villarena, in the center of Nerano.
  2. The flavorsome cuisine of the Amalfi Coast served in the Dolce far Niente restaurant.
  3. The view of Li Galli from the elegant apartments.
Excellent (208)
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Small Boutique Hotels - Positano

Positano Art Hotel Pasitea

From € 169
Breakfast included

The art of hospitality - in Positano

  1. Traditional Mediterranean elegance on the Amalfi Coast
  2. Luxurious suites with hydromassage baths facing the sea
  3. The stunning works of art in the gallery in the hall
Excellent (1190)
Tel. +39 089 875500

4 stars - Praiano

Hotel Margherita

From € 184
Breakfast included

A little piece of paradise - in Praiano

  1. A typical Mediterranean villa with views of the sea surrounding Praiano
  2. The unique flavors of the Amalfi Coast, courtesy of Restaurant M'ama!
  3. The splendid terrace with solarium and hydromassage swimming pool
Excellent (1769)
Tel. +39 089 874628
Hotel L'Ancora Bestseller

4 stars - Positano

Hotel L'Ancora

From € 260
Breakfast included

In the heart of the historic center of Positano

  1. The view of the sea from every single balcony and terrace
  2. The rich breakfast of fresh fruit and pastries
  3. The location in the center of Positano, close to the Spiaggia Grande beach
Excellent (280)
Tel. +39 089 875318

3 stars - Minori

Hotel Europa

From € 40
Breakfast included

Total relaxation just steps from the Minori seaside

  1. Just 50 meters to the beach
  2. A balcony or private terrace facing the lovely Roman Villa and museum
  3. A generous, delicious breakfast
Average (470)
Tel. +39 089 877512
Hotel Palazzo Murat Bestseller

4 stars - Positano

Hotel Palazzo Murat

Hidden treasure, in Positano

  1. A patrician residence with secret garden in the center of Positano
  2. The Mediterranean cuisine served in the Al Palazzo restaurant
  3. Life on the Amalfi Coast: by boat, on the beach and in the pool!
Excellent (1150)
Tel. +39 089 875177

4 stars - Positano

Hotel Villa Gabrisa

From € 144
Breakfast included

Your dream holiday on the Amalfi Coast

  1. A peaceful vacation on the Amalfi Coast in a villa in Positano
  2. The effortless Mediterranean elegance in the sea view suites
  3. The delicious cuisine of the Amalfi Coast
Excellent (691)
Tel. +39 089 811498

4 stars - Positano

Hotel Eden Roc Suites

From € 247
Breakfast included

Heaven in Paradise

  1. Breakfast overlooking Positano
  2. An infinity pool in paradise
  3. Gorgeous antiques and a private jacuzzi in the Imperial Suite
Excellent (1645)
Tel. +39 089 875 844

4 stars - Positano

Palazzo Marzoli Resort

From € 229
Breakfast included

Private pleasures in Positano

  1. The charm of a 17th century palazzo in Positano
  2. Rooms filled with light - and the colors of the sea
  3. A terrace with Jacuzzi - just for you!
Very good (347)

Residences - Positano

La Caravella Positano Beach

From € 189

A bed on the beach... well, almost!

  1. Sleep within steps of Positano's Spiaggia Grande beach
  2. Home-from-home comfort and rooms with a view
  3. The sea and mountains: fun for everyone
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