The Medieval Castle of Castellammare di Stabia
Il Medieval Castle rises in one of the most striking features of the Sorrentine peninsula and overlooking the Gulf of Naples. It was built by the Duke of Sorrento in IX century guarding the restricted stretch of coast between the buttresses of the Monte Faito and the sea, to protect the Sorrento Peninsula, its possession, from possible infiltration of enemy armies. Over the centuries the Castle has undergone various transformations, imposed above all by the evolution of the war techniques.
From the large entrance courtyard with a well you enter the courtyard of the Castle and, descending a monumental staircase in Renaissance style, you reach the garden with fountains, water features and fishpond.
Adjacent to the garden, where was the ancient moat, a jardin d'hiver with sea view and Vesuvius, ideal place to host unforgettable gala events, Up to 500 posts.
Through a romantic and evocative walk on the ancient