Sorrento Tourism

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Sorrento is a township in Victoria, Australia, located on the shores of Port Phillip on the Mornington Peninsula, about one and a half hours by car south of Melbourne. It is a largely upper-class, seaside resort area, but is also a quiet seaside township in the off-peak months of the year. It was named by the Italian founders after the southern Italian town.


Is Sorrento in Australia on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. After your splendid visit to Sorrento, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Melbourne. Melbourne is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, Melbourne Zoo, Bourke Street And Melbourne Central. Also, to reach Sorrento, you'll have to take a flight to Melbourne; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Popular vacation packages of Sorrento are of 1-2 days.

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- Know before you go to Sorrento

Facts and Stats for Sorrento*

  • Pollution Statistics in Sorrento

    Know the pollution level of Sorrento before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 23.08 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 70 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 35.71 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 39.29 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 10 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 21.43 (Low)
  • Sorrento: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Sorrento for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Sorrento.

    • Burglary and Theft 52.27 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 45.45 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 56.82 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 38.64 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 45 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 52.27 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 54.55 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 59.09 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 34.09 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 59.09 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 36.36 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 65 (High)
  • Living in Sorrento - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Sorrento is 214.38 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 44.26 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 94.83 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 28.43 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 20 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 73.78 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 86.11 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.21 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 179.35 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Sorrento

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Sorrento

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.7 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 65.42 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 118.01 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 76.96 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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