Discovering the Gulf of Policastro from Hotel Terre di Bosco

Discovering the Gulf of Policastro from Hotel Terre di Bosco

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Category: Cilento territory Trekking
Grotta Azzurra Palinuro

If you are planning a vacation to discover the wonders of the Gulf of Policastro, you’re in the right place!

Hotel Tenuta Terre di Bosco, in San Giovanni a Piro within the Cilento National Park, boasts a strategic location that allows you to easily explore the most beautiful locations along the Campania coast, and beyond.

The towns around the Gulf of Policastro offer a wide range of activities for all tastes, whether you love the sea or are passionate about history and nature.

Let’s discover together the best activities and destinations that will make your stay unique.

Scario: the nearest gem

Just 6 km from the hotel, Scario is a picturesque fishing village that captivates with its authenticity and beauty.

You can enjoy boat trips to discover marine caves and hidden coves, snorkeling in crystal-clear waters, or simply strolling along the harbor and promenade, soaking in the relaxed atmosphere of the place.

  • Boat trips: Guided tours along the coast to explore hidden caves and coves.
  • Snorkeling and scuba diving: The clear waters are perfect for exploring the seabed.
  • Promenade strolls: Enjoy a peaceful walk along the harbor and promenade.

Palinuro: adventure and nature

If you love adventure, Palinuro, about 40 minutes away, is the ideal destination. Explore the famous Blue Grotto, rent a kayak for a coastal excursion, or follow trekking trails that offer breathtaking views. Palinuro’s beaches, with their clear waters, are perfect for a refreshing swim.

  • Visit to the Blue Grotto: A magical experience to see the beautiful blue lights inside the cave.
  • Kayaking and canoeing: Explore the coast and caves by kayak.
  • Trekking: Trails like the Fortini offer breathtaking views of the coast.

Explore all the destinations of the Gulf of Policastro!

Stay at Terre di Bosco and discover all the destinations near the hotel.

Marina di Camerota: beaches and relax

Marina di Camerota, just 30 minutes from the hotel, is one of the most beloved seaside resorts in the area. Its beaches, such as Cala del Cefalo, Cala Bianca, and Spiaggia del Troncone, are perfect for sunbathing and for snorkeling and diving, exploring the rich marine life.

  • Beaches and sunbathing: Beaches like Cala Bianca and Spiaggia del Troncone are perfect for relaxation.
  • Snorkeling and diving: Explore the rich marine life of the area.
  • Boat trips: Excursions to visit marine caves and coves.

Maratea: between sea and mountains

About an hour away, Maratea awaits you with its spectacular cliffs and the famous Christ the Redeemer statue. In addition to enjoying beaches like Cala Jannita and Fiumicello, don’t miss the opportunity to visit the Grotta delle Meraviglie di Maratea and admire its fascinating limestone formations.

  • Visit to the Christ the Redeemer: Climbing up to the statue offers spectacular panoramic views.
  • Cave excursions: The Grotta delle Meraviglie di Maratea is famous for its limestone formations.
  • Beaches: Enjoy beautiful beaches like Cala Jannita and Fiumicello.
Golfo di Policastro
Golfo di Policastro

Sapri and Villammare: tradition and sea

Sapri, about 35 minutes away, offers a splendid promenade along the seafront and sandy beaches where you can spend relaxing days.

Villammare, 30 minutes away, is perfect for those seeking tranquility and water sports such as windsurfing and sailing.

In Sapri

  • • Beaches: Enjoy the Spiaggia dell’Olmo and other beaches in the area.
  • • Seafront walks: Stroll along the promenade and visit the marina.
  • • Cultural events: Participate in local festivals and cultural events often held during the summer.

In Villammare

  • Beach relaxation: Long sandy beaches ideal for relaxation.
  • Water sports: Opportunities for windsurfing, sailing, and other water sports.
  • Walks: Enjoy a stroll along the seafront and in the surrounding areas.

Santa Maria di Castellabate: a dive into history

If you have more time available, a visit to Santa Maria di Castellabate, about an hour and a half away, will allow you to explore a charming medieval village recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Its beaches and historic center will give you moments of pure magic.

  • Visit to the historic center: Explore the medieval village, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Beaches: Relax on the sandy beaches and enjoy the crystal-clear sea.
  • Nature hikes: The Cilento National Park offers many opportunities for hiking and trekking.

Hotel Tenuta Terre di Bosco: your sanctuary of peace

Staying at Hotel Terre di Bosco means enjoying a relaxing and welcoming environment, perfect for rejuvenation after a day of exploration.

Our central location allows you to easily reach all these wonderful destinations without sacrificing the tranquility and serenity of our corner of paradise.

Whether you’re passionate about the sea, nature, history, or simply seeking relaxation, the Gulf of Policastro has something to offer everyone. Hotel Tenuta Terre di Bosco is the ideal starting point to discover all the wonders of our beautiful region.

Destinations from the Gulf of Policastro 

  • • Central Location: San Giovanni a Piro is centrally located in relation to various destinations in the Gulf of Policastro, making it easy to access major tourist spots both north and south.
  • • Proximity to Scario: Being just 8 km from Scario, one of the most picturesque seaside locations, guests can quickly enjoy the coastline without long journeys.
  • • Accessibility: From San Giovanni a Piro, main roads like SP17 and SS18 make it easy to reach destinations such as Maratea, Palinuro, Camerota, and Sapri. This means guests can explore a variety of beaches and attractions without traveling too far.
  • • Tranquility: Staying in a location not directly on the sea but nearby often provides a quieter and more relaxed environment, away from the hustle and bustle of busier seaside resorts. This can be particularly appreciated after a busy day of exploration and activities.
  • • Nature Excursions: The location of San Giovanni a Piro is also ideal for nature lovers and hiking enthusiasts. Being close to the Cilento National Park offers many opportunities for trekking and walks in spectacular natural surroundings.
  • • Cultural and Gastronomic Experiences: Being in a hilly area, the hotel also allows exploration of the inland region rich in cultural and gastronomic traditions, adding a unique value to the stay.

We look forward to giving you an unforgettable stay!

Book your vacation now and get ready to experience a unique stay in the Gulf of Policastro!

Experience Cilento, experience it with Hotel Tenuta Terre di Bosco!

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Where We Are: Google Maps Hotel Terre di Bosco

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