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Strada Statale 269 KM 4,774, 80069, Vico Equense, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

a surprising gem..beautiful views, refreshingly cool, lovely flowers and butterflies, plus good restaurants

Thank Jess H
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We walked around on the mountain , watched the nice houses here , and spoke with a few of the owners working in the gardens up there , and we enjoyed a pair of ravens nearby in the tall trees. We spend 4 hours there...More

2  Thank Niels Dahl P
Reviewed 4 May 2018

This place has the most fantastic views and is very relaxing. The cable car takes you to the top and then there are many steps to walk down before you get to the viewing area where there are a few cafes and accommodation. Great walks...More

4  Thank minxy110
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Great view from the mountain, one can see the Gulf of Naples and also the gulf of Salerno. We went throw the cable car and it was really nice.

3  Thank Ariel B
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Wonderful nature , excellent for trekking, several good restaurant with local food and very quite, furthermore within 15/20 minutes you can reach nice beaches......

Thank Antchierchia
Reviewed 4 July 2017

The Monte Faito mountain is absolutely worth a visit. Very quiet, wonderful views, fresh mountain air. There are several trekking paths (they are marked, but the marks are not always easy to see). The cable car from Castellamare is unfortunately still under renovation and has...More

5  Thank Else G
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We are in Sorrento at the moment but we cant find any information out about this attraction. We have visited in the past and think it's a lovely walk.

4  Thank mark1caroline
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Drove to Monte Faito about 25 Kilometers from Sorrento, approached via winding road, narrow in places. It takes about an hour to get there passing through a national park towards the last 2 Kilometers. If you set the sat nav it may take you through...More

5  Thank Raja N
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Would love to have given a review of a lovely sunny day but the cable car closed at the end of September, I wish the website had told us that before we wasted our time and money getting to the station. Monte Faito's loss was...More

5  Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Monte Faito, at 1100 metres (3600feet) and almost the same height as Vesuvius at 1281 metres (4200 feet), will be the highlight to your visit to Castellammare di Stabia, located between Sorrento/Vico Equense and Pompeii. The summit provides spectacular 360° panoramic views of both the...More

4  Thank JuliusVtravel
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Lee B
29 September 2016|
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Response from Steve5387 | Reviewed this property |
You buy your ticket for the cablecar at the train station ticket office. Then pass through the barrier to the platform as you would for the trains, turn right and walk 50 yards or so to the cable car building at the far end... More
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Glen M
19 April 2016|
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we must take the Circumvesuviana ( Sorrento - Naples ) and get off at Castellammare di Stabia , you will find them the lift . attention the facility is seasonal and only summer . informed about schedules and times on the... More
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