Il port of Sorrento It is one of sea ports most important of the Campania especially for his role in the passenger traffic.
The port is located in a small creek of the Sorrento peninsula, under the ridge on which stands the city of Sorrento.
The area where currently stands the marina is called Marina Piccola and is connected to the city by a bus service.
Facilities and Services
Il port of Sorrento has a quay that encloses one small dock where inside there are small fishing boats and tourism boats: also on this quay, both inside and outside, towards the open sea, many depart and arrive HSC fast means for connections to the islands of the Gulf of Naples.
In fact, from port of Sorrento the largest number of Fast means and ferries to the island of Capri, as well as a fair number of connections to Ischia, Positano and Amalfi.
A Sorrento they also stop numerous cruise ships: usually these moor outside the port and through a service of boats, tourists are transshipped on land.
Since the small port is not carried out freight traffic: the only commercial exchanges are supply products, especially foodstuffs, for Capri.
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