The 8 best Instagram spots in Positano

The former fishing village of Positano is located on the Amalfi Coast not far from Naples. Due to the narrow streets, colorful houses and imposing buildings, the municipality is one of the most visited Italian places among Instagrammers.

We have summarized the 8 most popular Instagram spots of the locality for you below:

1. Hotel Poseidon

Hotel Poseidon is located on a hill overlooking the Amalfi Coast. The 4-star hotel has a sun terrace with sea view. The picturesque panoramic view of the coast makes the hotel an ideal Instagram spot.

5. Franco's Bar

One of the most popular bars in the area is Franco’s Bar. Due to the sea view as well as the fascinating architecture on site, the bar makes an excellent photo opportunity.

Tip: From there you can also ideally watch the sunset. With the evening sun in the background, the photos are even more spectacular!

3. Hotel Buca di Bacco

Within walking distance from the beach of Positano is the Hotel Buca di Bacco. Due to the sea view and the view of the Marina Grande, the 4-star hotel is an excellent photo opportunity.

4. Spiaggia Grande

Spiaggia Grande beach is the largest stretch of beach in Positano. Every year the beach, surrounded by numerous houses on the rocks, is visited by thousands of vacationers. The sea invites you to swim due to the crystal clear water.

Tip: Especially in the summer months the beach experiences a huge popularity. Therefore, it is worthwhile to come to the beach already in the morning. This will ensure you a quiet spot.

5. Boat trip Blue Star

A real local highlight is to take part in a boat trip with the Blue Star boat rental company. During a trip in a small group, you’ll explore the Amalfi Coast and see the region from a different perspective. The cliffs of Positano provide a unique backdrop, creating unique Instagram pictures from the boat.

6. Fiordo di Furore - Boat

By boat you can also take a tour to the nearby town of Furore. The fjord was formed by a stream and is unique in Italy. From the water you can watch the Fiordo di Furore and take fantastic Instagram pictures.

Note: The village is located about 10 kilometers east of Positano.

7. Fiordo di Furore - Beach

Surrounded by a narrow bay, Fiordo di Furore beach is one of the most spectacular beaches on the Amalfi Coast. The stretch of beach is especially popular in the summer months.

Tip: Since the beach is only 25 meters wide, the beach section is especially popular with locals and tourists in high summer. Therefore, you should go to the beach early in the morning to get a suitable place.

8. Arienzo Beach Club

The Arienzo Beach Club is located a bit away from the Positano hustle and bustle and is therefore very popular. We would like to recommend this beach club to you. You will enjoy beach service throughout your stay with delicious food and relax with a spectacular view of the sea and the Amalfi Coast.

Info: Please book online on the website in advance. We recommend you the “Arienzo Basic Package” for 65 euros per person. Included are a sunbed, a towel and an umbrella, a bottle of mineral water, a beach lunch: an appetizer, a main course from the menu and a glass of wine and a coffee as well as a free shuttle boat service.

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