Travel Budget for Sorrento

Campania, Italy

How much does it cost to travel to Sorrento?

How much money will you need for your trip to Sorrento? You should plan to spend around €112 ($124) per day on your vacation in Sorrento, which is the average daily price based on the expenses of other visitors. Past travelers have spent, on average, €30 ($34) on meals for one day and €6.05 ($6.71) on local transportation. Also, the average hotel price in Sorrento for a couple is €144 ($159). So, a trip to Sorrento for two people for one week costs on average €1,565 ($1,737). All of these average travel prices have been collected from other travelers to help you plan your own travel budget.

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  • One Week Per person
  • 2 Weeks Per person
  • One Month Per person
  • One Week For a couple
  • 2 Weeks For a couple
  • One Month For a couple
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A vacation to Sorrento for one week usually costs around €783 for one person. So, a trip to Sorrento for two people costs around €1,565 for one week. A trip for two weeks for two people costs €3,131 in Sorrento. If you're traveling as a family of three or four people, the price person often goes down because kid's tickets are cheaper and hotel rooms can be shared. If you travel slower over a longer period of time then your daily budget will also go down. Two people traveling together for one month in Sorrento can often have a lower daily budget per person than one person traveling alone for one week.

How expensive is Sorrento?

How much does a trip to Sorrento cost? Is Sorrento expensive? The average Sorrento trip cost is broken down by category here. All of these Sorrento prices are calculated from the budgets of real travelers.

While meal prices in Sorrento can vary, the average cost of food in Sorrento is €30 per day. Based on the spending habits of previous travelers, when dining out an average meal in Sorrento should cost around €12 per person. Breakfast prices are usually a little cheaper than lunch or dinner. The price of food in sit-down restaurants in Sorrento is often higher than fast food prices or street food prices.

The cost of a taxi ride in Sorrento is significantly more than public transportation. On average, past travelers have spent €6 per person, per day, on local transportation in Sorrento.

  • Accommodation1 Hotel or hostel for one person
  • Accommodation1 Typical double-occupancy room
  • Food2 Meals for one day
  • Local Transportation1 Taxis, local buses, subway, etc.
  • Entertainment1 Entrance tickets, shows, etc.
  • Alcohol2 Drinks for one day
Flights to Sorrento

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How much money do I need for Sorrento?

Typical travel prices in Sorrento are listed below. These actual costs can give you an idea of the price of travel in Sorrento. Please keep in mind that the cost of travel in Sorrento can vary depending on your specific style of travel.

  • Chair & Umbrella at Beach
  • Bike Rental (24 Hours)
  • Pizza
  • Sitdown Dinner (for Two)
  • Local Bus Ticket
  • Ferry to Capri (Round Trip)
  • Scuba Diving (Single Dive)
  • Blue Mini Cruise
  • Casual Lunch (for Two)
  • Bottle of Wine
Typical tour prices for Sorrento

How much do tours to Sorrento cost? Multi-day tours can often be an effecient way to see the highlights of a country or region.

  • Contiki Tours for 18-35 year olds
    10 days
    $ 1265
  • Weekend in Italy Italian specialists
    1 days
    $ 35
  • Intrepid Small group tours for everyone
    8 days
    $ 1235
  • G Adventures Adventure and cultural tours
    7 days
    $ 1170
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Sorrento On a Budget
Sorrento Sorrento
Sorrento is a popular travel destination in Campania, Italy. The city has nice architecture and many shops and outdoor cafes you can enjoy. Its access via the Circumvesuviana rail system make it a great base for visiting Pompeii and Ercolano.

The city has a Mediterranean climate that has mild, wet winters and warm, dry summers. The pleasant climate make it a popular destination year around, although you can expect crowds during the peak summer months.

You'll find no shortage of hotels and hostels in town as the city's economy is very much dependent on tourism. Hostels are generally clean and comfortable, but they may be more expensive than you expect. If you travel during the low season you're likely to save some money even if the weather isn't as nice. Mid range hotel rooms are usually smaller than their American counterparts, but they are clean and nice and often come with a complimentary breakfast. The same can generally be said for more expensive hotels.
Popular sights in Sorrento include the small port area, the beautiful lemon terraces, Villa Pollio, the puntacampanella natural reserve, Museo Correale di Terranova, Museo Bottega della Tasia Lignea, Saint Francis Monastery, and the Duomo. It's easy to book a guided tour of Pompeii or a chartered trip to Capri from Sorrento. Both options can be expensive, but are well worth the money as they are both unique, one of a kind experiences.
Sorrento is filled with winding streets, small, pleasant beaches and beautifull hillsides. Sorrento is a beautiful town that rises up out of the sea in a dramatic and picturesque way. There are two marinas in town, the Marina Grande and the Marina Piccola. They are located at the base of the cliffs outside of the old town. The old town is at the center of town. Pizzao Tasso is Sorrento's old town square. The area around this square has many small shops and interesting places to eat. Although there is no shortage of activity in this area and near the marina's, the pace is slow and life feels relaxed. It truly has the Italian character.

Activities in Sorrento include swimming in the ocean, relaxing on the beach, renting a bike to explore the area, or taking a day trip outside of town to many of the nearby attractions. You can catch a ferry to the island of Capri for a day trip. Once you're there it's fun to walk around the island or take an organized tour. There are a variety of ways to reach Capri that are for all budgets and travel styles.
Food and Dining
One popular dish that is served in the local restaurants is Gnocchi alla Sorrentina. This is a gnocchi and tomato sauce dish that's prepared with mozzarella cheese. Also be sure and try pastiera, which is a locally made cake. The area is also famous for its olive oil, pizza, and artichokes. Gelato is a favorite as well and no day is complete without a cup of gelato.

While you're in Sorrento you should definitely sample some of the area's excellent wine, but also try the famed limoncello. There are many shops around town that sell it and you can order some in many of the local restaurants. Limoncello is a unique, Italian lemon liqueur that has a very strong and sweet flavor.

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Sorrento is connected to Naples by train and bus. The Circumvesuviana travels along the coast from Naples and ends in Sorrento, making this a great base for exploring Pompeii and Ercolano. There are also Sita buses that travel from Positano and Amalfi to Sorrento. Many people also visit Capri from Sorrento as there are regular ferries that make the trip.

While you're in Sorrento you can take local buses, taxis, or simply walk. There is also a lift that will take you up and down from the town at top of the hill and the beach and harbor areas below. You'll find the bottom entry to the lift on the western side of the public beach near the private beaches. It's possible to walk from one side of town to the other and once you're in town, the elevation is generally level. This makes for an easy stroll. If you're not up for walking, there are local buses that travel to most destinations.


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2 Categories averaged on a per-day basis.
For example, the Food2 daily average is for all meals for an entire day, while Entertainment1 is for each individual purchase.

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