Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Italy is one of the most beautiful countries in the world, so it is no surprise that it is also it is one of the most visited tourist destinations. In this post we will show you the best Italian coastal towns: Camogli, Manarola, Polignano a Mare, Portofino, Praiano, Positano, Sorrento, Genoa, Vernazza. Many are not as well known as the popular cities it Italy, but they are very romantic and surely wort visiting.

Here are a few photos of each town, enjoy!

Camogli

Camogli is a fishing village and small but famous tourist destination on the Italian Riviera in the province of Genoa.

Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Manarola

Manarola is one of the famous Cinque Terre towns (maybe the most beautiful) in northern Italy, located on the amazing rocks over the sea.

Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Polignano a Mare

Polignano a Mare is a town located on the coast of Adriatic Sea in southern Italy in the province of Bari, Apulia.

Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Portofino

Portofino is one of the more beautiful fishing villages located in the northern Italy in the Italian Riviera.

Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Praiano

Praiano is a town located in southwest Italy on the Amalfi Coast. One of its most famous attractions is Church of San Luca Evangelista.

Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Positano

Positano is a village also located on the Amalfi Coast. It is placed on the hills leading down to the coast.

Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Sorrento

Sorrento is a very famous town in Campania, southern Italy. It lays on the coast of the Bay of Naples. It is also famous for the song Torna a Sorento.

Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Genoa

Genoa is located in the northern Italy. It is the sixth largest city in Italy, with a population of about 600,000 and one of the largest Mediterranean cities in Europe.

Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Vernazza

Vernazza is another amazing fishing village on the Italian Riviera.

Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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Amazing Italian Coastal Towns to Visit

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4 Comments

  1. Mr.Loto

    June 3, 2014 at 12:16 pm

    I agree, Vernazza and Manarola are very nice; fortunately I can go there once a year to spend a few days.

    🙂

  2. timincal

    June 4, 2014 at 12:44 am

    Taormina,Sicily is a must see.I was stationed near there and had many wonderful weekends there.The town plaza is perfect to view the Mediterranean Sea from.Especially at sunset.

    • Marc

      June 4, 2014 at 7:08 am

      Thanks for the suggestion!

  3. Bret Cutts

    June 10, 2014 at 10:48 pm

    Amazing places to visit, i wish to be there some day

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