Category Archives: Events in Sorrento

Pompeii and Paestum by Vintage Train

Vintage train to Pompeii and Paestunm

Travel back in time with this unique opportunity to visit Pompeii and Paestum in a vintage 30’s locomotive and carriages. The journey starts from Naples and stops at Pompeii and Paestum with enough time to explore each site. We can arrange private transfers to and from Naples/Pompeii stations to make your ‘travel back in time’ as comfortable as possible.

It runs once every month throughout 2018, the dates and times can be found on the official website together with images of the vintage coach.

Train tickets cost 20 euros for adults and 10 euros for children aged 4-12 years, free for children aged 0-4 years, accompanied by at least one paying adult and no seat guarantee. Tickets for entry to both the Pompeii and Paestum Archaeological Parks cost 15 euros for adults and 7.5 euros for children. There is a guide to purchasing tickets on the website.

The National Railway Museum of Pietrarsa

The National Railway Museum of Pietrarsa
Train enthusiasts may also be interested in The National Railway Museum of Pietrarsa just outside Naples and about an hour by car from Naples. This video gives you an idea of the venue and full details can be found on the Museum website.

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Ravello Concerts

Ravello concerts 2017

From Monday 26th March to Sunday 2nd Dec, visitors have a choice of concerts featuring works from classical selections to enjoyable jazz performances.

The concert start time from 26th March to 11th May and 19th Sept to 2nd Dec will be 7.00 pm, to take advantage of the public bus service at the concert end, which is reduced in Winter and Spring.

The concerts from 12 May to 15 Sept will be performed at 9.00 pm, for concert goers to have time to appreciate thoroughly Ravello and to enjoy music in the cool of the evening

2018 Programme

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La Mortella Garden Concerts

William Walton Concerts Ischia

In Spring and in Autumn the chamber music recitals are held on Saturdays and Sundays in the indoor Recital Hall

In Summer, June to August, the Festival of Youth Orchestras with symphonic concerts are held every Thursday evening in the Greek Theatre. These concerts are always performed by young musicians (maximum age 32), following the express wishes of William Walton that La Mortella should help young talented musicians to spread their wings.

View the programme here.

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Sorrento Opera Festival

Sorrento Opera Festival 2017

A wonderful opportunity to hear soprano and tenor voices singing some of the great Italian Opera and Neapolitan Songs in the beautiful Correale Museum. A true musical experience in unique surroundings.

The Three Tenors – Opera Arias, Naples and Songs
Inspired by the popular performance of L. Pavarotti, P. Domingo and J. Carreras, The Three Tenors – Opera arias, Naples and Songs is an unmissable voyage in the Italian songs history with the powerful male voices of The Three Tenors. A concert full of emotions, romanticism and funny moments.
From April 15 – Tues, Wed and Saturday – Starts at 9.00 pm

For more details and booking click here.

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