Path of the Gods
The Path of the Gods, certainly one of the most beautiful paths in the world, is the most popular route in Campania. Following easy passages bordered by spectacular cliffs and crossing various gorges, the path offers unparalleled views of Positano, the Amalfi Coast, and the islets of ‘li Galli and Capri. Very interesting are also the terraced cultivations and the ancient rural buildings scattered along the way.
We start from Bomerano, a hamlet of Agerola and in two hours we reach the village of Nocelle, where we will taste the proverbial lemon juice of the Amalfi Coast. Here we have two possibilities: to get to Positano, continuing on the spectacular path that will take us to Montepertuso village of Positano, and then from there ‘take the scenic staircase that will take us to the center of Positano, the other solution, arrived in Nocelle retrace the path back and in two hours we return to the starting point.
For this trek is possible to combine the formula ” Lunch at shepherd’s house ” with the tasting of local products in a spectacular location.
Distance: 11 km
Altitude diff. : +250 m
Total duration: 5 h
Difficulty: “H” (Moderate)
Hiking shoes, sticks, hat, sunscreen, sunglasses, water
Easy path, very sunny, not suitable for those suffering from vertigo and attention to children.
What is included in the cost
from 1 to 4 people
from 5 to 9 people 25,00€ each
from 10 to 15 people: 20,00€ each
from 16 to 30 people: 15,00€ each
T = Tourist – Itinerary on small roads, stairs, mule tracks or wide paths. The routes generally do not require specific training other than that typical of the walk; suitable for everyone.
H = Hiking – Routes on paths or obvious traces in various types of terrain (pastures, debris, stones …). They are generally marked with red and white paint or only red They can also take place in snowy environments but only slightly inclined. They require training to walk even for a few hours and stress on the knees for the presence of long stretches of stairs, suitable for all.
EH = Experienced hikers – these routes are generally signposted but with some difficulty: the terrain can be made up of slippery slopes of grass, mixed of rocks and grass, rocks, although paths that do not require special equipment you can present individual rocky passages easy to climb (use of hands in some places). They require surefootedness and absence of vertigo. The physical preparation must be adequate for a day of fairly continuous walking.