Paestum and nature
Paestum is a wonderful tourist resort 30 km far from Salerno, in a privileged position that commands a view over thetemples plane in Paestum and offers to its visitors a good panoramic view over the whole Gulf of Salerno. Rich of interesting natural and cultural resources, it has one of the most beautiful portion of the Naples coast. A melange of sea, parks and charming old traditions that make those places the ideal destinations for attractive excursions. In Paestum, legend, history and archaeology melt together in a magic and ancient way, a way so rich that both scholars and mere lovers are fond of it. Not far from Paestum, you have the opportunity to make an expedition to the stunning National Park of Cilento, the second largest park in Italy, spreading from the Tyrrhenian coast to the foot of the Apennines in Campania and Basilicata.
Paestum is Campania Pearl, Cities of Art and Culture of Magna Graecia, UNESCO Human Heritage: www.infopaestum.it