Known in the past like Pelagium (meaning "open sea"),
Praiano is distinguished from the other villages of
the coast with its vast opening on the sea and by its
rock coast going towards Positano.
From Praiano, begins the famous "Path of the Gods",
a long panoramic walk.
The center starts to flower around the XIIth century, while being
dedicated to agriculture on the heights, and fishing
in the part close to the sea. Then, at the XIIIth century,
Praiano specializes in the work of the "twisted wire",
in flax and coral and then, in the production of brine
Not to miss in Praiano, the church of San Luca, with the typical
cupola, the relic, the bust of the saint and fabrics of famous artists
of the XVIth.
Praiano, with the beauty of its sights, its gastronomy, its inns and by
much of others is one of the most beautiful places of the amalfitan