Visiting the Amalfi Coast in November

How to enjoy the best of the coast in the autumn

 Visiting the Amalfi Coast in November
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 Visiting the Amalfi Coast in November

Visiting the Amalfi Coast in November

November is not the best time of year to visit the Amalfi Coast, especially if it's your first time. After the All Saints Day holiday at the beginning of the month, most businesses close up for the winter and reopen at Easter.

The Weather in November

Though the temperatures are still somewhat mild during the month of November, there are often entire days in which it rains quite heavily and seas are choppy.

  • Average high temperature (in Celsius): 20° C
  • Average low temperature (in Celsius): 13° C
  • Chance of rain: 35%
  • Chance of clouds: 45%
  • Average sea temperature (in Celsius): 19° C
  • Average daylight hours: 10

What to Do in November

Our recommendation is to book a hotel in Sorrento if you are visiting in November, where most shops and restaurants stay open all year round. From there, you can take trips to the town on the Amalfi Coast, the island of Capri, and the archaeological sites at Pompeii and Herculaneum based on the weather forecast each day.

On clear days, you can visit Positano, Amalfi, and Ravello...all of which are particularly pleasant during this quiet month in which you can stroll the lanes in perfect solitude. Driving yourself from town to town in complete freedom is easy in November, as traffic is much lighter than during the summer months and finding parking is easier.

If you would rather not drive, the bus is pleasant this month when the summer crowds have dispersed. Ferries on the Amalfi Coast do not run in November, however.

Getting Around the Amalfi Coast

What to Do When it Rains

If rain is in the forecast, the best strategy is to head to Naples and dedicate a day exploring its churches and museums, with a break for a real Neapolitan pizza!

A Day in Naples

You can also visit the Correale Museum and Inlaid Wood Museum in Sorrento.

What to Do in Sorrento When it Rains

On the Amalfi Coast, the town that offers the most options for a rainy day is Amalfi. You can walk beneath the porticoes and visit the Amalfi Cathedral complex. Stop for a pastry and espresso at Pasticceria Pansa, and then visit the paper museum.

Winter on the Amalfi Coast

Recommended experiences and tours for November

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Food experience

Organic "Classico" Wine Tasting with Lunch on Vesuvius

€ 28 a persona

Durata 2 ore

Cancellazione gratuita

  • Organic wine from Vesuvius
  • Guided walk of the winery
  • Lunch with local specialties
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Food experience

Organic "Superiore" Wine Tasting + Lunch on Vesuvius

€ 35 a persona

Durata 2 ore

Cancellazione gratuita

  • Organic Lacryma Christi del Vesuvio DOP Superiore wine
  • Lunch on traditional dishes while enjoying the view
  • Visit the vineyard and winery
Eccellente (959)

Partenza da Naples, Sorrento, Positano

Pompeii, Herculaneum, and Mt. Vesuvius Tour

Da € 320 EUR 40/hour for extra time € 340 -6%

Durata 8 ore

Cancellazione gratuita

  • A tour by private, air-conditioned car departing from Sorrento, Positano, or Naples with an experienced, English-speaking driver.
Eccellente (242)

Partenza da Sorrento

Boat Tour from Sorrento to Capri

€ 99 a persona

Durata 7 ore

Cancellazione gratuita

  • Stops to swim
  • Hotel pick-up included (Sorrento and surrounds)
  • Small-group tour
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Partenza da Sorrento, Massa Lubrense

Breathtaking Capri Private VIP Cruise (8 Hours)

Da € 609 Per boat | Max 12 passengers

Durata 8 ore

Cancellazione gratuita

  • Swim and snorkel as much as you like
  • Spend time on land to explore
  • Round-trip hotel transfer
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Partenza da Positano

Capri Boat Tour with Pick-up from Positano

€ 119 a persona

Durata 9 ore

Cancellazione gratuita

  • Hotel pick up in Positano
  • Visit the Blue Grotto
  • Free time to shop and sightsee on the island
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Partenza da Naples, Sorrento, Positano

Full-Day Transfer: Pompeii, Mt Vesuvius, Herculaneum

Da € 330 Per vehicle | Max 16 people

Durata 8 ore

Cancellazione gratuita

  • Visit Pompeii, Herculaneum, and Mt Vesuvius in one day, with pick-up, drop off, and transfers via air-conditioned car with driver.
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Partenza da Massa Lubrense

Magical Amalfi and Positano: Small-Group Boat Tour

€ 114 a persona

Durata 8 ore

Cancellazione gratuita

  • Avoid the delays of traffic
  • Admire the Amalfi Coast by sea
  • Swim in the crystalline waters
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Partenza da Capri

Capri by Boat: Private Tour

Da € 120 Per boat | Max 7 passengers € 160 -25%

Durata 2 ore 3 ore

  • Welcome limoncello
  • Expert captain with safety training
  • Inflatable toys on board

Partenza da Capri

Private Sunset Sail on Capri

Da € 150 Per boat | Max 7 passengers € 200 -25%

Durata 2 ore

  • Aperitivo with soft drinks and limoncello
  • English-speaking expert captain
  • Family-friendly boat tour

Partenza da Massa Lubrense

The Beauty of Capri: Coastal Highlights + Blue Grotto

€ 109 a persona

Durata 8 ore

Cancellazione gratuita

  • Round-trip hotel transfers
  • Limoncello tasting
  • Free time to visit Capri on land
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Partenza da Sorrento, Massa Lubrense

Breathtaking Amalfi and Positano Private Cruise (8 Hrs)

Da € 732 Per boat | Max 12 passengers

Durata 8 ore

Cancellazione gratuita

  • Hotel pick-up included
  • Drinks on board
  • Visit Positano and Amalfi in one day!
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Accommodations

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Casa Buonocore

From € 180
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
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Hotel Conca d'Oro Bestseller

4 stars - Positano

Hotel Conca d'Oro

From € 90
Breakfast included

The magic of Positano in your room

  1. Romantic moonlit dinners on the terrace
  2. Every room and suite has a marvelous view of the sea
  3. Jacuzzi with a view: relaxation, Positano-style
Very good (809)
Villa Oliviero Bestseller

Luxury Villas - Positano

Villa Oliviero

From € 300
Breakfast included

Your dream retreat in Positano

  1. Your very own luxury villa on the Amalfi Coast
  2. The spectacular views of the sea surrounding Positano
  3. Relaxing in the Jacuzzi or steam room, in the garden
Excellent (42)

Residences - Positano

La Caravella Positano Beach

From € 180

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
Average (106)

3 stars - Massa Lubrense

Hotel La Certosa

From € 79
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 (186)

Luxury Villas - Positano

Villa Magia

From € 280
Breakfast included

Villa Magia, the pinnacle of your dream villa

  1. One of the most spectacular views along the entire Amalfi Coast
  2. The perfect position at the highest point in Positano, accessible by car
  3. The lush Mediterranean garden, where you can settle in to gaze at the sea
Excellent (162)
Positano Art Hotel Pasitea Bestseller

Small Boutique Hotels - Positano

Positano Art Hotel Pasitea

From € 90
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 (1282)

4 stars - Positano

Hotel L'Ancora

From € 280
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 (308)

3 stars - Minori

Hotel Europa

From € 45
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 (490)

4 stars - Praiano

Hotel Margherita

From € 241
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 (2030)

Villas - Massa Lubrense

Relais Villarena

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 (227)

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 (1240)
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