Ottaviano is a popular place to head to while you are exploring Mount Vesuvius - Pompei as a large number of the area’s most popular attractions are within easy driving distance. Two sights that should be on every visitor’s to-do list is the wonderful Vesuvius National Park and the much-loved Nola Cathedral. Two other great attractions that are located nearby Ottaviano are the Nola History and Archaeology Museum and the Museo Archeologico Virtuale.
Ottaviano has a number of museums and theaters within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Experience some of the thrilling theater, dance and music shows at Teatro Grande in Pompei.
If you’re a sports lover, don’t miss the opportunity to see local favorites, the Scafati Basket, doing battle at PalaMangano, Pompei. To endear yourself with the locals, be sure to wear navy and yellow, the colors of the Scafati Basket.
Finding somewhere comfortable to stay around the Ottaviano area is a breeze. For a good night’s sleep be sure to check out the Pompei Resort, the Hotel Forum, and the popular Miglio D'Oro Park Hotel, Ercolano.