Capri is a true sparkling gem and a close ferry ride from from many ports from Naples to towns on the Amalfi Coast. A visit to the amazing Amalfi Coast should include a visit to sparkling Capri.
DO + SEE
From the “Piazetta“ walk down “Via Vittorio Emanuele” and turn left on “Via Camerelle“, past all the beautiful boutiques and restaurants, and then a left on “Via Tragara.” The views are spectacular as you walk past beautiful old villa. There is a path and stairs on your right to go down to the”La Fontelina” restaurant and beach club. Chi chi but fun. Make a reservation!
Walk to “Villa Jovis,” the ruins of Emperor Tiberius’ Palace. Great views.
Visit “Annacapri“ which is quieter and very charming.
The gardens of “Villa San Michele” are some of the most beautiful in Italy!
TIPS + TRICKS
Take the high speed ferry for day trips or overnight excursions from Positano, Amalfi, Sorrento, or other ports on the coast.
All ferries dock at “Marina Grande.” Take the funicular, taxi, or bus up to “Piazetta. In summer lines can be long.