This shore excursion takes you to the beautiful elegant Island of Capri, with its trendy wine bars, restaurants and designer boutiques to the amazing view of the Faraglioni Rocks
Our Shore Excursion is between 8-9 hours from Naples Port and starts at 8.00am. Marina Grande main pier of Capri, Blue Grotto the world famous cave in Capri. Mamma Mia Road the spectacular winding road. Anacapri 2nd largest centre of the island. Monte Solaro the highest point of Capri. Villa San Michele home to the swedish writer Alex Munthe. Piazzetta Main square in Capri. Augustus garden is the public garden of Capri. Faraglioni Rocks is the symbol of Capri
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THE BLUE GROTTO
Experience the unique blue glow of the cave caused by the reflection of natural sunlight passing through its underwater cavity.
Little rowing boats carry passengers through the opening of the grotto, so small that you have to lie flat on the bottom of the boat.
Situated at a higher elevation on the island than Capri and at the foot of Monte Solaro.
Anacapri boasts of beautiful views that take your breath away.
A visit to Villa San Michele is a must, A dream home to the Swedish Physician Axel Munthe, who said ”My house must be open to the sun, to the wind, and the voice of the sea, just like a Greek temple, and light, light, light everywhere!”.
Take the chair lift to the top of Monte Solaro and see the panoramic view extend to the Gulf of Naples, Amalfi Coast and as far as the distant moutains of Calabria.
GARDENS OF AUGUSTUS
A beautiful public garden situated with a gorgeous panoramic view of Capri, the Faraglioni Rocks, Monte Solaro and Marina Piccola.
Designed in terraces overlooking the sea, The Garden can be considered a testament to the rich flora of the island of Capri, with many different types of plants and flowers such as geraniums, dahlias and brooms
In the gardens there is a monument to Vladimir Lenin, one of the few of its kind in Italy.
The monument, consisting of several 5 meter high blocks of marble, is located in the gardens in front of the house of the Russian writer Maxim Gorky.
Faraglioni is the most famous three stacks located off the island of Capri in the Bay of Naples.
Each of the three rocks have been given there own name
Stella which is still attached to the main Island
Mezzo which has a naturasl arc
Scopolo also known as Fuori which is the only place you can find the blue tinted lizard
SHORE EXCURSION NOTES
The Itinerary for the Shore excursion of Capri is totally flexible and can be changed to your requirements.
All our Capri Guides are native Italian and speak English and are fully licenced guides
It is advisable to wear comfortable shoes as most of the streets are cobbled and inclined
If visiting churches you may have to dress appropriately
Please bring with you sunscreen and hat to avoid any sun burn
We always ensure we drop you off one and a half hours prior to your ship sailing