Walk of the Gods
The Walk of the Gods, is a trekking route in the Amalfitana Coast that goes from Agerola to Nocelle. The length of the walk is about 7km, and takes about 4 hours and is about 200 metres above sea level.
Apart from being a very famous and suggestive tourist route, the walk has been considered for centuries the road that joined towns of the coast where commercial traffic took place between the villages like Positano and the Hellenic colonies. From the Amalfi coast and the Sorrentine Coast it was considered to be the most beautiful scenery of the world.
How to get to the Walk of the Gods
The Amalfi Coast is a vast territory, and the walk of the gods has several different paths, the most famous is definately the path that starts at Agerola to Nocelle.
To reach the Walk of the Gods and to participate in one of many organised tours, it is possible to visit our tour site sorrentoseatour.com
From Agerola to Nocelle the track is marked in white and red with the writing 02. From Colle Serra the first part of the track is downhill until you reach a fountain, on your left you will see muleteer that comes from Praiano, on your right you can continue on to the Walk of the Gods. Below it is possible to see the Convent of San Domenico, that you can reach by going towards Praiano.
The first part of the Walk of the Gods the scenery will change dramatically, the Island of Capri, the final part of the penisular the Monti Lattari and the small islands of the Galli will accompany many visitors in one of the most beautiful treks of the world.
From this moment on, infact, the track becomes very difficult, uphill, narrow winding descents you will pass the Vallone Grarelle until you reach the borge of Nocelle a village of Positano.
What to do in Nocelle
Once you arrive in Nocelle, it is possible to continue your fantastic tour of the Walk of the Gods or to stop for lunch in the characteristic borg or in one of the restaurants of Montepertuso which is not far. Alternatively, you can continue on to visit the town of Positano.
To reach Positano directly from the Walk of the Gods and participate on one of many organised tours it is possible to visit our site sorrentoseatour.com