Top things to do

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 Italian in Capri Town

È Divino

Look hard for the sign: this slow-food restaurant is a well-kept secret. Step inside and you find yourself in what resembles a traditional sitting room; the only hints that this is a restaurant are the tantalising a…
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 12 minutes. The views from the top a…
Top Choice Fast Food in Capri Town

Raffaele Buonacore

Ideal for a quick fill-up, this popular and down-to-earth snack bar does a roaring trade in savoury and sweet treats, including frittatas, panini (sandwiches), pastries, waffles and legendary ice cream. Hard to beat…
Top Choice Ceramics in Capri

Pop Gallery

Grown weary of the ubiquitous lemon motif? Then this cutting-edge showroom will delight and inspire with its modern sculptures and objets d’art by Italian artists. The faux abalone pieces are particularly ingenious,…
Top Choice Seafood in Capri Town

Il Geranio

Time to pop the question, celebrate an anniversary or quell those pre-departure blues? The terrace here has stunning views over the pine trees to the sea and beyond to the extraordinary Isole di Faraglioni rocks. Se…
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 …
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 so…
Gardens in Capri Town

Giardini di Augusto

Escape the crowds by seeking out these colourful gardens near the Certosa di San Giacomo. Founded by Emperor Augustus, they rise in a series of flowered terraces to a lookout point offering breathtaking views over t…
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…