Capri: the pearl island
The island of Capri is a precious pearl rising up from the blue sea of the gulf of Naples.
Wherever you are in Capri your sight will be captured with the blue of the sea and you will be unconsciously relaxed.
Capri was considered precious since the Roman’s time when the emperor Tiberius elected this island as the capital of the Roman empire.
Unique are the landscapes that you can enjoy in several points of the island where you can feel to touch a piece of paradise.
Since the fifties Capri is a renowned tourist destination very popular among the Hollywood stars, rich people and many intellectuals.
The tour will start from the port of Naples to reach the island by boat. At the arrival on the island, you will have the occasion to see this pearl from the sea taking a boat tour.
After the boat tour you will reach by public bus or taxi the two councils of the Island: “Capri and Anacapri”.
At “Anacapri” you can visit the famous villa of Axel Munthe, a Swedish writer, who wrote the masterpiece: “The History of St. Michael”. Just a few steps from the villa you can go to see the mountain Solaro peak that can be reached by chairlift.
The tour will proceed to Capri to have a stop for lunch and then a walk among the small and elegant streets, where you will find high fashion shops, restaurants and five stars hotels.
After that return to Naples by boat.
Tour duration: full day
Equipment: comfortable shoes and casual clothing, hat and bottle of water for sunny days, umbrella and / or waterproof jacket for rainy days.