Capri, the pearl of the Mediterranean

Tour Number

Activity Level

400201


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Shopping, Youth and Family

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Italian (fluent), Spanish (conversational)

The island of the celebrities


Capri is a small island a few miles off the coastline of the Campania Region. Its fame is due to the beauty of the landscape and the glamourous life.
The island was a popular spot to relax already in ancient times. Important personalities of the ancient Roman world are connected to Capri. Emperor Augustus spent his holidays on the island and his successor, Emperor Tiberius, moved to Capri to live there permanently and he ruled the Roman empire from the island.
Capri became popular again after the discovery of the "Blue Grotto" in the 18th century. Since then artists and writers, princes and queens, actors and musicians, heads of state and tycoons are used to frequent the island. The fabulous yachts, the luxurious hotels, the upscale boutiques make Capri one of the most exclusive places in the world.

*If you are on a cruise ship, please inquire me for a customized tour with private transportation.

Itinerary

We meet at harbor of Naples or Sorrento or where previously agreed.
We go to Capri by hydrofoil (45 minutes from Naples and 25 minutes from Sorrento). From the harbor of Capri we take a boat for a tour of the island to see the sights by sea (the famous Faraglioni rocks, the grottoes, etc. ) and, if you wish, to visit the "Blue Grotto". Just in case the conditions of the sea don't allow a boat trip we go by taxi to Anacapri, the village on the highest part of the island.
After the boat trip (or after Anacapri) we go to downtown Capri by funicular railway or taxi. In Capri we go to make a walk together to let me illustrate the best of town: streets, shops, cafes, restaurants. Later, I let you spend some free time to enjoy Capri.
At the end of your free time we go back to the harbor for taking the hydrofoil to Naples or Sorrento.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: The harbor of Naples or Sorrento or where previously agreed.

*If you want a private transportation, please inquire me for a customized tour.

End location: The harbor of Naples or Sorrento or where previously agreed.

Duration: 6 hours

Transportation

-Hydrofoil to reach the island
-Boat for a tour of the island by sea
-Funicular railway or taxi for transfers on the island

* If you want to arrange for a private transportation, please inquire me for a customized tour.

What’s Included

Guided service and assistance for all the time we'll be together.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

65 Euro - Cost per person for:
- ticket for hydrofoil from Naples or Sorrento to Capri and return (about EUR 40)
- ticket for a tour of the island by boat (about EUR 20)
- ticket for the funicular from the port to downtown Capri and return (about EUR 5)

* The cost for lunch is not included in the estimate of local payments.

What’s Extra

-The ticket for the hydrofoil
-The ticket for the tour of the island by sea
-The ticket for the funicular
- Lunch at the restaurant. The cost depends on where and on what you eat. The minimum cost is on average from 20 to 30 Euro per person (one dish + drink + service).
- Any kind of different transportation option
*In case you wish going to downtown Capri by taxi, the cost is about 20-25 EUR per trip (not per person).
** In case of bad conditions of the sea, the cost for a taxi to Anacapri is about 25-30 EUR per trip (not per person)

Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

Message Francesco P.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/capri-private-tour

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