Easter in Amalfi is magical, the Holy Week is one of the best periods of the year to stay in Amalfi, You will appreciate it. The awakening of the nature, the mild climate appropriate to the season that isn’t so crowded compared to the summer time. The gastronomy is full of traditional dishes prepared to honor the most important week of the Christianity. These are the reasons to pack and use the special offers that the hotels and b&b propose to the tourists.
Easter religious program in the Amalfi Coast
The religious program is full, the principal event is the Via Crucis, a sad processione that begins in the close Atrani, where the incappucciati (people with a hood) bring the dead Christ in his sepulchre. The processione is illuminated only by the light of the torches and the music comes from the choir, they sing the notes composed by the musician Antonio Tirabassi, it tells the desperation of Holy Mary.
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