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Capri and Blue Grotto Day Tour from Naples or Sorrento

Your tour starts by meeting your guide at the port in Naples or Sorrento for the boat ride to Capri by jetfoil. Arrive in Marina Grande, the main port of the island, where you can admire the view of sailing vessels moored at the pier. A visit to the Blue Grotto is possible if the weather permits, but if the cave is closed, you can take a group boat ride around the island to see other caves.To explore the island, hop aboard a minibus with your guide, who takes you along scenic routes including the Mamma Mia Road to Anacapri for spectacular views. Take some time to discover the picturesque village of Anacapri, with its narrow streets and typical small squares. This spot was the favorite place of Swedish doctor Axel Munthe, who fell in love with the ruins of an ancient chapel and built Villa San Michele. Then head to the main town of Capri and La Piazzetta, the center of life on the island. Sit and relax in the sun, or wander the streets marked by hotels, restaurants, and open-air cafes. Next up are the Augustus Gardens. Originally known as the Krupp Gardens, these botanical gardens were established by German industrial Friedrich Alfred Krupp. From here, look down upon the legendary Faraglioni limestone rocks, one of Capri’s best-known landmarks. At this point, you will have free time to explore.Finally, return to Marina Grande port for one last trip in a jetfoil back to Naples or Sorrento. During the tour, your guide will also give you suggestions on how and where to sample local specialties.The tour lasts 8 hours total.

$895.40 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Amalfi Coast and Capri Island Private Cruise

Your private full-day cruise departs from Amalfi, Positano or Praiano. You have the choice of two types of boats: a 28-foot (8.5-meter) or 32-foot (10-meter) speedboat or a classic Italian wooden boat, called a gozzo. Board your private vessel at the pier and relax as your expert captain takes you along the breathtaking Amalfi Coast. You'll be on the boat for six to seven hours, depending on how long you want to take for lunch, optional sightseeing and swimming. Enjoy views of the coast's highlights, such as the beautiful bay of Conca dei Marini (depending on which town you depart from) and the private islands and natural reserve of Li Galli, offering a beautiful panorama of Positano and Capri. Admire the town of Amalfi, filled with five-star hotels, chic boutiques and restaurants, and snap photos of the famous Faraglioni rock formations — you'll even pass right through an arched one!Near the town of Furore, pass a wonderful little turquoise fjord with a bridge where a diving competition is held every year (it was also the filming location of the Italian film Amore). Admire the typical fishing villages of Praiano and Nerano, cruise past the famous San Pietro Hotel, and take in a stunning panorama of Positano.If you wish, you can stop at small hidden coves or beaches along the way to take a dip. You can even swim below the former villa of famous Italian actress Sophia Loren. Then cross the Bay of Naples to Capri and circumnavigate the entire island, stopping to swim in various coves and lagoons, check out the rock formations and learn a bit about the island. View cliff-top Casa Malaparte, the Punta Carena lighthouse and Marina Piccola, a famous docking spot for luxury yachts.You’ll also see the dazzling Blue Grotto, once the private bath house of Roman Emperor Tiberius; the Green Grotto, where you can swim under a natural arc; and the White Grotto, a natural rock formation in the shape of the Virgin Mary. Hop off to visit the Blue Grotto if you wish (own expense).Finally, dock at Marina Grande for free time on the beautiful Island of Capri. Have lunch and people-watch at a sidewalk café, shop for lemon soaps in town and then do some sightseeing. Walk through the gardens of Villa San Michele, learn about Tiberius at Villa Jovis, take in the views from Mt Solaro, have a drink at chic Hotel Quisisana or visit the terraced Gardens of Augustus. Your captain will give you recommendations and directions, or can call you a taxi if you wish.After your time on Capri, board the boat and make your return journey along the coast, arriving back in Amalfi, Positano or Praiano in the evening.

$64.80 Tours & Sightseeing

Capri Island Tour with Gardens of Augustus Visit Option

BEFORE TO MAKE THE RESERVATION WE NEED TO INFORM YOU: Capri is a very busy place during high season , please take in account some waiting line to board our transport and crowds as we move around the island. Our guide will do the best to avoid waiting but please remember that Capri is one of the most chosen destination by most travelers Note. the only way of avoiding waiting lines in Capri is to buy  a private customized tour ! Meet your guide in NAPLES AT 9'O CLOCK OR directly  at the port of the Island of Capri.  Go on Board the 20-passenger coach and start with a drive along a road you may recognize from the movie Mamma Mia!, which clings to the hillside over the Gulf of Naples. Your first stop is the lovely village of Anacapri. Follow your guide on a walk along  the centre  During your free time  you can visit f the  most significant sites and one of Capri’s most-visited attractions,  1 is The  famous chairlift to reach the monte Solaro (€11 p person )and  the Villa San Michele(€8 p person) Not included You can visit OWN  DURING YOUR FREE TIME or just relax and enjoy for the view.   After the lunch (INCLUDED)  will meet your guide again in the afternoon and drive to the town of Capri for a walking tour to learn about the history of the island. Enjoy an optional visit (own expense) inside the impressive Gardens of Augustus, designed in terraces overlooking the sea and considered a testament to the rich flora of the island. Here, you’ll be treated to a panoramic view of Capri, from Mt Solaro to the Bay of Marina Piccola to the Faraglioni islands.  Finally , we recommend you to end with a boat ride, to discover the most beautiful and hidden caprese bays to let you breathless once again  your visit, board the coach and drive back to the Marina Grande port. where you can go to visit  Your tour concludes here, or you have the option of boarding a hydrofoil boat to Naples for your next adventure.

$88.36 Water Sports

Under 30's Capri Fun Tour from Sorrento

Expect pickup from your central Sorrento hotel between 9:30 am and 10:30 am: your operator will advise the precise time on booking. Meet your small group for the short drive to the harbor, Piano di Sorrento, where your craft awaits.This tour is reserved for travelers 18 to 30 years old only.Travel across the Tyrrenhian Sea to the stunning island of Capri by Motor Rubber Boat, stopping off at rugged bays and stunning beaches like Marciano, Mitigliano Bay, and the Bagni della Regina Giovanna, with its Roman ruins, all to the accompaniment of pumping tunes. It's less than half an hour to the island of Capri proper, where you'll begin by sailing around the island. You'll see the Natural Arch, the Faraglioni Rocks, the Lighthouse of Punta Carena, and the modernist architectural classic Villa Curzio Malaparte. Naturally, you'll stop at two of the island's famous sea caves: the White Grotto and the Green Grotto, where you'll enjoy half an hour of swimming and snorkeling, weather permitting. You'll also visit the Blue Grotto, although entrance fees are at your own expense, and enjoy a simple lunch of a Caprese sandwich with a non-alcoholic drink. Finally, you'll land in Marina Grande, the epicenter of Capri. You'll have three hours of free time to explore the island independently, shop for souvenirs, or lounge on the beach, before heading back towards Sorrento. You'll stop for a happy hour drink at a buzzing Sorrento bar and enjoy a thrilling banana boat ride en route, arriving back at your hotel between 6:30 pm and 7:30 pm.

$424.14 Multi-day & Extended Tours

2 Day Tour of Naples, Pompeii, Sorrento, and Capri from Rome

Day 1: Rome - Naples - Pompeii - Sorrento You will meet at 7:30am at the meeting point in Gartour’s sightseeing office or with a pick up from your hotel between 6:45am to 7:15am. From here, you will depart from Rome to Naples by coach with a multilingual tour leader. Upon arrival in Naples the local guide will take you for a walking tour of the historical center to admire the Piazza del Plebiscito, the Royal Palace, the Gallery of Umberto I, and the San Carlo Opera House. From Naples, the tour will continue to Pompeii, and enjoy a short visit to a coral and cameo factory. Lunch is in a typical restaurant, followed by a visit to the excavations of Pompeii which was destroyed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvio in 79 BCE and buried under 4 to 6 meters of ash and stones. From here, you will proceed to Sorrento, a charming town of the Sorrentine Peninsula famous for the cultivation of oranges, lemons and olives trees. Dinner and overnight stay is at the Hotel Vesuvio 4* or similar. Lunch and dinner provided on day one.Day 2: Sorrento - Capri - Rome Start the day with an American buffet breakfast at the hotel, and departure at 8:00am to the island of Capri. You will board the ferry and arrive in Marina Grande. Once on the island you will visit the Blue Grotto (weather permitting), then the Augustus Gardens and stop at the famous Piazzetta. A minibus will take you up to Anacapri. After lunch in Anacapri, you will return to Marina Grande where you will board the ferry for the return. Once on land you will be transferred to Rome by coach. The arrival time is expected to be around 9:00pm in any Rome central area, rail station or hotel. Breakfast and lunch provided on day two.

$56.75 Walking & Biking Tours

Small Group Walking Tour in Sorrento

Meet your guide in Piazza Tasso in the center of old Sorrento to begin your walking tour. Discover its old world charm and extraordinary atmosphere and taste local flavour such as espresso coffee and “italian gelato”. Visit Sant'Antonino Church (Patron Saint of Sorrento), San Francesco Cloister, the Public Gardens, Piazza Vittoria, and the old fishing village of Marina Grande. See what's known as the Valley of the Mills, a group of abandoned brick buildings nestled in the deep valley floor of the town. At the conclusion of the tour, return to Piazza Tasso with greater understanding of Sorrento's history. Suggested Visits after the tour (Ticket not Included) The tour will end nearby the Museum MUTA, please ask the guide to leave you at the entrance of the museum, where you will have the chance to meet the owner or one of the staff that will introduce you to a brief story of the MUTA ( Museo Bottega della Tarsia Lignea) dated in 18th century - and one of the top ten museums in Campania Region. In the museum you will have the chance to see paintings, furnitures, watercolors, prints and inlaid wood works, typical of the sorrentine culture. The museum is divided in 24 sections, in wich you will find a detailed description in english, explaining the history of each collection, 4 floors beetwen classic and modern art. Inside the museum you will have the chance to buy design objects and books from the book-shop.