On the trail of the Gods … path that link in about 6 hours Positano and Sorrento, passing through the pastures of Mount Comune, with the landscape stretching from the Gulf of Naples to the Cilento area.
Start from Positano, at the Montepertuso junction where you take the path through Capo d’Acqua arrives in Santa Mariadel Castello (Vico Equense), a small village 600 meters above the sea level. From here you can enjoy a unique view of Positano and the Amalfi Coast untill Praiano, with the “Conocchia” of Mount Faito that stands majestically.
Continue walking along the ridge with the sea on the left untill you get to Piana della Pezza on Mount Comune, ancient agricultural area of Vico Equense, which offers a spectacular view of Positano, the Cilento and the Gulf of Naples. Here you walk on the vast lawns above the sea, used for years for grazing the Cow of Agerola, endemic race of these places, famous for the production of the Provolone del Monaco DOP.
The trail descends always walking with the sea on the left and you will reach the Sella di Arola, passing through ancient cultivated areas between chestnut and holm oak. Here you continue until you reach the Mount Vico Alvano, you descend until the trail ends in the park of the Castle Colonna, ancient abbey of the thirteenth century, today known restaurant. Do not be intimidated if you are in the middle of a wedding! The transition is allowed to reach the road, where after a few meters you reach the main road 163. From here you can take a SITA bus in both direction Positano and Sorrento.