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Capri is an Italian island in the Tyrrhenian Sea off the Sorrentine Peninsula, on the south side of the Gulf of Naples, in the Campania region of Southern Italy. It has been a resort since the time of the Roman Republic.
Capri is a picturesque island made of limestone rock. It is still one of the Mediterranean's popular spots, having been a favorite of Roman emperors, artists, writers and celebrities.
The island's top attraction is the famous Blue Grotto, Grotta Azzurra. The island’s main harbor is Marina Grande, where tourists arrive by boat.
Beaches are scattered around the island. There are only two towns - Capri, just above Marina Grande, and Anacapri, the higher town. Lemon trees, flowers, and birds are abundant.
It is always a good idea to enlist the aid of a local guide familiar with the island and all its wonders. Naples Tours drivers and guides are experienced, capable and trustworthy. You can rely on them for a tour you will never forget!
Private Capri Tours from any hotels
An english speaking guide will meet you at lobby of your hotel. After your arrival in Capri at Marina Grande , main pier of the island, our unforgettable tour begins with the visit of the blue grotto (weather permetting) which is the most famous place on the island, the most spectacular and without doubt, at least during the tourist season , one of the most crowded, by the time we get in marina grande we plan the best way to reach this beautiful grotto getting away from the crowds. The tour continues by private minibus or convertible car ride on the unique MAMMA MIA ROAD OR OH MY GOD ROAD!!! to Anacapri,the second largest centre of the isle, where from here you can reach the highest peak of the island the Monte Solaro 589 meters high above the sea level by chairlift (in about 10 minutes).
Here you will get a spectacular view of the Gulf of Naples, the other lower peaks, with the houses and villas scattered in the green countryside, the vineyards and olives grows the coast modelled by the various headlands,the peninsula of Sorrento, the Vesuvius, Ischia and Procida the other islands of the bay of Naples. Another interesting visit in the town is the villa San Michele, built by Swedish writer Axel Munthe over Roman remains;a walking tour through the pedestrian area to the best view point for a great photo, some free time ,shopping time, lunch time.
We will then reach by private convertible car the main town, walking along the small streets and the famous Piazzetta, the meeting point of celebrities where there is a particular atmosphere among the coffe tables. Here you can meet artists, tourists common people and also V.I.P.
The tour continues to Augustus' garden, a beautiful pubblic garden situated at a point sheer overlooking the sea for a gorgeous view of the Faraglioni Rocks also here you will have the opportunity to enjoy some free time. From Capri centre a short trip by the famous funicular (cable car) will take you back to the Pier " Marina Grande".