Of the main remarkable locations in the Amalfi Coast, the fist must-see stop of the region is gorgeous Amalfi, Italy. This charming resort town has a wide range of attractive opportunities for tourists. Being one of the most historic spots along the Amalfi Coast, the town keeps lots of sights that stun all visitors. A true hallmark of the town is a one-of-a-kind 9th-century Roman Catholic cathedral, Duomo di Amalfi, located in the heart of the historic center of Amalfi, the Piazza del Duomo. The Cathedral is dedicated to the Apostle Saint Andrew and conserves the ancient spirit. Inside a visitor can witness the hidden Cloister of Paradise with an impressive forest of columns, Arabesque arches and breathtaking fresco.
Apart from Duomo di Amalfi, a traveler can visit:
- Sanctuary of Our Lady of Sorrow
- Amalfi's Civic Museum
- the Paper Museum
Amalfi, Italy boasts some outstanding cuisine so it's the best place to try local specialties. Fresh pasta with seafood ‘scialatielli ai frutti di mare’, shrimp risotto, anchovies ‘colatura’, famous liqueur ‘Limoncello’... it's just the beginning of a long list of must-tries.