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Amalfi in a pocket: Secrets. Food. Insights.

Places in Atrani and Amalfi

Discover breathtaking photo opportunities and curated suggestions for coastal attractions. Whether you're residing in one of Amalfi.Day properties or not, you'll find the information here invaluable.

“Thank you for your interest in the best of what the Amalfi Coast has to offer.”

Gregory DayYour host and Creator of Amalfi Day
Place to to take good photos

Square in Atrani

Throughout Atrani, you’ll come across signs featuring a prominent green arrow. These serve as directional markers for evacuation routes in the event of a flood. Following these signs will lead you to a charming square, located in front of a picturesque church. It’s a signature sight that embodies the essence of Atrani.

Hidden beach near Atrani

Castiglione Beach

Nestled between two cliffs lies a picturesque location, just a short distance beyond the square in Atrani. To reach this idyllic spot, simply continue down the road and look for the entrance with a staircase. Be prepared for a descent of approximately 200 steps that lead to the serene beach. Take caution while navigating the steps.

Hidden Empty place


You need to go by the main road in Amalfi till the Very end. You’ll see someone’s villa and the closed gate. Just turn to the left and take go by the steps up. Across the villa and in the end you will see old ruined watermill, big cave and beautiful waterfall below

Gorgeous views


This location offers the best view ofAmalfi from above. From Atrani go to Amalfi by the road. While walking you will see a parking lot, “Luna Rossa”; nearby you’ll find a pedestrian tunnel. Go through this tunnel, at the end go to the right, you will see a gate to another tunnel. At the end of the second tunnel you will find the elevator.

Above Amalfi drive


This is really hard one. You need to go to Piazza Dogi in Amalfi. Then Little bit before Restaurant Masaniello you will see stairs up. Go there and always hold a left part of it. Then you will see beautiful road and nice view.

From Ravello to Atrani

Elevation about 380 m. The easiest and the most popular hiking trail in Atrani. Starts near the square of Maria Maddalena. Then by Via s. Nicola up up and up. You can find this road from our house by following green arrows marked ‘Escape road’ on the walls…

The Lemon Path

Elevation about 136 m. Sentiero dei Limoni is set in one of the most fascinating places of the Amalfi Coast, as local said “kissed by the sun” in a panoramic position on the promontory that divides the beautiful towns of Maiori and Minori.

Path of the Gods

Downhill about 700m. The most famous hiking trail in Amalfi coast. Pretty touristy, but the views are amazing. You need to go to Amalfi first, then take a bus to Agerola. Bus driver will drop you off at Bomerano of Agerola. Then you walk to Nocelle, beautiful village above Positano and then go down. From Positano you can take a ferry or bus back to Amalfi

Places to eat near Atrani

Please keep in mind that many of the top restaurants along the Amalfi Coast are typically open from noon to 3 PM, then again from 7 PM to midnight or later. If you plan to have lunch at 4 PM, you may want to consider street food options or less crowded tourist establishments.

“Allow me to guide you to the best restaurants and dining spots in the area. Get ready to savor unforgettable meals and experiences!”

Gregory DayYour host and Creator of Amalfi Day
Family owned restaurant

Le Palme

Le Palme is a highly-regarded restaurant run by two brothers, Chef Armando and Hall Master Salvatore. During peak tourist season and school holidays, Salvatore’s children lend a hand in the dining area. Since 1990, these brothers have been dedicated to winning over every guest with their impeccable service and delicious cuisine.

On the Amalfi Coast, many restaurants struggle with proper meat preparation. However, Le Palme stands out as an exception with every dish expertly crafted, whether it’s the signature pasta with pistachio pesto or paccheri with redfish and walnuts. Don’t miss out on their grilled seafood or homemade pork medallions, made using a family recipe. Armando and Salvatore stay current with the latest trends and are able to converse with guests in any language. In addition to traditional dishes, they also offer gluten-free pasta and pizza options.

The atmosphere at Le Palme is always lively, friendly, and fun, with generous portions and a great selection of wines. Salvatore, in addition to managing the restaurant, also oversees a rental villa, striving to provide unparalleled comfort and convenience for his guests. Whether dining in or taking out, the brothers are always accommodating and eager to please.

Michelin restauraunt


A’Paranza is a must-visit for food lovers and Instagram enthusiasts! It was included in the Michelin Guide 2020, making it a must-try for all those looking for quality dining experiences. Despite its unassuming appearance, the restaurant is dedicated to elevating every aspect of your dining experience, from the design of the forks to the lemon in the fish sauce. The menu is accompanied by an extensive wine list, but you don’t have to worry about choosing the right pairing—the friendly waiters will help you find the perfect match for your tastes. The restaurant is known for its antipasti and amazing wine selection, but their signature risotto con crema di scampi draws diners from far and wide. Our top tip: stick to seafood, as the restaurant is just 200 meters from the sea, allowing them to serve the freshest catches. You’ll be pleased with the generous portions and selection of local wines. The prices are reasonable, and you won’t want to leave once you’ve tried their delicious dishes. If you’re visiting the charming Italian village, don’t miss this gem of a restaurant.

Best seats

Le Arcate

Le Arcate is a beloved local spot for those who want to have best seats in town. In 2024 Le Arcate open as a restaurant and this year they not serve pizza. Managed by a close-knit family, you’ll always find a member of the family in the kitchen or dining room, dedicated to providing excellent service. Notable figures like Edward Norton and Richard Gere are regular diners, drawn by the unique sea view.

Arcate remains true to tradition, as evidenced by their menu that has remained unchanged since 1965. After a delicious fish dinner, we once had the chance to meet the chef and express our appreciation. When asked about the secret to the dish, the chef simply replied, “There is no secret. I just salt and pepper the fish. I don’t make it worse or better, I make it the way it should be, and that is the hallmark of quality.” Simply put, everything at Arcate is just right.

Breakfast Pizza


Tucked away just 70 meters from the stunning Amalfi Duomo, Apicella Bakery awaits to delight your taste buds with its exquisite pizza at the place which is open only in the mornings.

With an inconspicuous entrance, Apicella Bakery might not catch your eye at first glance, but once you discover it, you’ll be coming back for more. This modest, family-owned bakery has made a name for itself as the go-to spot for locals, especially school students, who crave a fresh and delicious breakfast on the go.

Though the bakery may lack seating and atmosphere due to its limited space, what it lacks in size, it more than makes up for in flavor. Offering their delectable bread and pizza exclusively for takeout, Apicella Bakery has become the one and only place in Amalfi where you can get a truly satisfying pizza breakfast.

Streetfood of Amalfi


In addition to the delightful arancini and crocche, La Rua Pizze E Delizie has much more to offer. Prepare your taste buds for an exceptional experience with their delectable wood-fired pizzas, prepared with precision and cooked to perfection. The aroma of the freshly baked dough and the tantalizing blend of high-quality toppings will leave you craving for more.

Furthermore, this charming establishment also serves some of the most beloved local pastries. Indulge in a selection of traditional treats that are sure to satisfy your sweet tooth. You’ll find a delightful array of pastries that showcase the rich culinary heritage of the region.

Embrace the opportunity to uncover this hidden culinary gem, where the flavors of Amalfi come alive in every bite. La Rua Pizze E Delizie promises a memorable experience that will leave you with a true taste of the Amalfi Coast.

Infinity terrace


Ravello is a picturesque town located in the heart of the Amalfi Coast in Italy, known for its breathtaking beauty and rich cultural heritage. The town is situated on a high cliff overlooking the Tyrrhenian Sea, about 20 minutes bus ride or 1 hour walking distance from Atrani and Amalfi.day B&B.

One of the most famous attractions in Ravello is the Infinity Terrace, located in the Villa Cimbrone. The terrace is a beautiful, open-air space surrounded by lush greenery and overlooking the sea, providing a breathtaking view of the coast and the horizon beyond.

Villa Cimbrone is a historic building that has been beautifully restored and transformed into a luxurious hotel, offering guests a chance to experience the beauty and charm of the Amalfi Coast in style. The Infinity Terrace is one of the most popular spots in the Villa, attracting visitors from all over the world who come to admire its stunning views. This place was star of the movies like Tenet, Wonder Woman and many others…

Charming beach near Amalfi

Lido degli Artisti

Lido degli Artisti beach in Amalfi is a stunningly beautiful coastal location located on the Amalfi Coast of Italy. It is renowned for its crystal-clear waters, stunning scenery and relaxing atmosphere. This beautiful stretch of beach offers breathtaking views of the Mediterranean and is surrounded by lush green hills and towering cliffs.

The beach is also equipped with all the necessary amenities, such as sun loungers, umbrellas, showers, and restaurants, making it an ideal destination for families, couples and solo travelers. The beach probably takes its name from the famous painter Ivan Aivazovsky, who was known for his breathtaking seascape paintings and draw several of them at this very spot.

Best Pastry ever

Sal De Riso

Sal De Riso is a pastry shop located in the town of Minori along the Amalfi Coast in Italy, known for its delectable and mouth-watering pastries. The shop is owned and operated by Master Pastry Chef Sal De Riso, who has over 30 years of experience in the pastry-making industry.

The shop offers a wide range of traditional Italian pastries, including their famous lemon tarts, which are made with fresh lemons grown along the Amalfi Coast and are a must-try for anyone visiting the area. Another popular item on the menu is the “sfogliatella”, a flaky, layered pastry filled with a sweet ricotta cream that melts in your mouth.

The pastries are made using only the freshest and finest ingredients, and are baked daily on site. The shop also offers gluten-free and vegan options, making it a great choice for those with dietary restrictions.

Visitors to Sal De Riso can enjoy their pastries in a cozy and charming atmosphere, surrounded by the beautiful scenery of the Amalfi Coast. Whether you are looking for a quick snack or a decadent dessert, Sal De Riso is the perfect place to satisfy your sweet tooth.

Al Valico di


Valico di Chiunzi is a mountain pass located in the Amalfi Coast of Italy, offering visitors a breathtaking view of the surrounding scenery. At an altitude of almost 3000 feet above sea level, Valico di Chiunzi provides a panoramic vista that extends far into the distance.

Located nearby is the restaurant, “Al Valico di Chiunzi,” featuring ample parking and spacious indoor dining areas. Their menu boasts delicious meat and fish dishes, while dinner offers a unique twist with their meter-long (or half-meter) pizzas.

Valico di Chiunzi is a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts, offering opportunities for hiking, mountain biking, and birdwatching. The mountain pass is surrounded by lush greenery and wildlife, providing a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

You can reach Valico di Chiunzi by taking a scenic drive along the Amalfi Coast, winding their way through the picturesque villages and up into the mountains. There are several lookout points along the way, providing even more breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape.

Whether you are an experienced hiker or simply looking for a peaceful escape, Valico di Chiunzi is a must-visit destination in the Amalfi Coast. So, if you’re in the area, be sure to make the journey up to this stunning mountain pass to experience its breathtaking beauty for yourself.