In this place the great sanctuary of the Greek goddess rose more revered by the Athenians: Atena. The temple rose on a promontory to peak on the sea, and it also had the function to signal the presence of the dry land to the sailors, above all at night.
The history wants that in this place was had to celebrate the cult of the Sirens. This cult of Greek origin was introduced in these zones by Ulisse landed in these earths during its peregrinations.
In 1335 the King Roberto of Angiò erected here the Tower Minerva, that was reconstructed then in 1566: it signalled, through the sound of the bell, the to arrive some pirates, that infested to that times the coasts of southern Italy. And it was really for this motive that the place he/she took the famous name of the Campanella.
The sea of “Punta Campanella” it is integral part of the naturalistic and cultural patrimony of the Peninsula Sorrentina, he/she offers to the impassioned ones some nature of the unforgettable emotions. It is possible to effect some driven or single excursions discovering the beauties historical - archaeological of our territory.
The scenery of this zone is delicious indeed above all if observed sott'acqua, through driven immersions or I raced of sub of all the levels.