Attractions

Top Choice Cave in Anacapri & Around

Grotta Azzurra

Capri’s single most famous attraction is the Grotta Azzurra, a stunning sea cave illuminated by an other-worldly blue light. The easiest way to visit is to take a tour from Marina Grande; tickets include the return …
Top Choice Ruins in Capri Town

Villa Jovis

A 45-minute walk east of Capri along Via Tiberio, Villa Jovis was the largest and most sumptuous of the island’s 12 Roman villas and Tiberius’ main Capri residence. A vast pleasure complex, now reduced to ruins, it …
Top Choice Museum in Anacapri & Around

Villa San Michele di Axel Munthe

The former home of Swedish doctor, psychiatrist and animal-rights advocate Axel Munthe, San Michele di Axel Munthe should be included on every visitor’s itinerary. Built on the site of the ruins of a Roman villa, th…
Top Choice Cable Car in Anacapri & Around

Seggiovia del Monte Solaro

A fast and painless way to reach Capri’s highest peak, Anacapri's Seggiovia del Monte Solaro chairlift whisks you to the top of the mountain in a tranquil, beautiful ride of just 13 minutes. The views from the top a…
Monastery in Capri Town

Certosa di San Giacomo

Founded in 1363, this picturesque monastery is generally considered to be the finest remaining example of Caprese architecture and today houses a school, a library, a temporary exhibition space and a museum with som…
Gardens in Capri Town

Giardini di Augusto

As their name suggests, these gardens near the Certosa di San Giacomo were founded by Emperor Augustus. Rising in a series of flowered terraces, they lead to a lookout point offering breathtaking views over to the I…
Landmark in Capri

Arco Naturale

A 1.5km walk from the Villa Jovis, down Via Tiberio and Via Matermània, is the imposing Arco Naturale. Dating back to the Paleolithic era and formed by millennia of natural wear and tear, the rock arch measures 12m …
Piazza in Capri Town

Piazza Umberto I

Located beneath the 17th-century clock tower and framed by see-and-be-seen cafes, this showy, open-air salon is central to your Capri experience, especially in the evening when the main activity in these parts is dr…
Church in Capri Town

Chiesa di Santo Stefano

Overlooking Piazza Umberto I, this baroque 17th-century church boasts a well-preserved marble floor (taken from Villa Jovis) and a statue of San Costanzo, Capri’s patron saint. Note the pair of languidly reclining p…
Monastery in Capri

Santa Maria a Cetrella

This picturesque, 16th-century hermitage is in the valley of Cetrella. The small bell tower and two barrel-vaulted naves form the oldest part of the structure. The sacristy and a number of service rooms were added i…