Holidays in
Ravello

A creative, inspirational delight

If you visit Ravello in Italy, you’re following in the footsteps of some of the world’s most influential artists and writers – great names such as Virginia Woolf, Gore Vidal and André Gide have spent time here, helping to cultivate its reputation as a creative getaway. But whether you’re working on your masterpiece or not, Ravello holidays offer a luxurious stay.

Nestled among beautiful hills and full of terraced gardens with fantastic views, the town is a Unesco World Heritage Site. Its unique architecture includes the 13th-century Villa Rufolo with its gorgeous Moorish lines, and the Villa Cimbrone, known for its spectacular ‘Terrazza dell’lnfinito’ (Terrace of Infinity), which is an unmissable place to take in the views. Around the town, there are more than two dozen hiking trails, making holidays to Ravello perfect for clearing your mind and seeking creative inspiration. With a glamorous reputation, fantastic views, beautiful architecture and a calendar of events steeped in its rich cultural history, Ravello is a standout destination on the Amalfi Coast.

Your Ravello questions, answered

There’s a steep climb down a long staircase, but the small, secluded Castiglione beach is one of the waterfronts accessible from the hills of Ravello.

Apart from its Unesco-listed architecture, Ravello is known as the holiday destination of many famous writers and artists, whose creativity still influences the town today.

Much of Ravello’s cuisine is based on freshly grown local ingredients, so count on delicious tomato and aubergine dishes, alongside the region’s signature lemon desserts and, naturally, limoncello liqueur.

Best things to do in Ravello

Check out the buildings

Visit the Villa Rufolo, which was built by a wealthy family in the 13th century and inspired famed German opera composer Richard Wagner when he stayed there in 1880.

Go to Ravello Festival

Begun in 1953 as a celebration of Richard Wagner’s music, this annual festival now encompasses all sorts of music and arts from April to October.

Raise a glass

Vineyards on the picturesque hills near Ravello produce several distinctive wines, and many of the grapes have ancient lineages dating back to Roman times. Local wineries offer tastings and tours of their production facilities.

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