Part of Unesco World Heritage since 1998, Castellabate is an enchanting medieval village in the Cilento National Park, located on the south side of Gulf of Salerno and in front of Capri Island and Amalfi Coast.
Known as "The Pearl of Cilento", Castellabate is listed as one of the "Most Beautiful Villages of Italy".
The village has been also recently awarded among the "21 Jewels of Italy", a prestigious award given by the Italian Ministry of Tourism.
Charming narrow lanes and amazing terraces look over the coastline of the Gulf of Salerno, awarded with the Blue Flag of Beaches since 2005.
The town hosted the movie set of the highly acclaimed comedy Benvenuti al Sud.
Where to eat:
Located in the very center of Castellabate, the restaurant offer a great variety of both Amalfi dishes and Cilento specialities.
Restaurant and Pizzeria situated on Le Gatte harbour. Movie set of the highly acclaimed comedy Benvenuti al Sud.
Ristorante Lido Azzurro
Located on the beach Pozzillo, offers excellent seafood and Cilento spacialities.
Tel: +39 0974961396
Vino "Cilento" DOC
Olio extravergine di oliva Cilento DOP
Fico bianco del Cilento DOP
Mozzarella di bufala campana
Ricotta di bufala campana
Cacioricotta del Cilento
Pizza "Chiena" Pasquale
Where to buy typical products:
Parco Nazionale del Cilento e Vallo di Diano
I Borghi più Belli d'Italia
Comune di Castellabate
Mini-cruises around the Cilento and Amalfi Coast aboard the Galene Boat.
Approdo Thalasso SPA
Holiday cottage in the countryside close to San Marco di Castellabate