From Naples: Private Boat Tour to Capri and Positano
- Private group
- Duration: 6 hours
Embark on a day all about you and explore the highlights of Capri and Positano from the comfort of a private boat with a local captain. You will begin in the morning (time can possibly be customized for your convenience) from Mergellina Port and cruise across the bay of Naples towards Capri. Get your camera ready because you will have unrivaled views of the active volcano Mount Vesuvius behind you, the thermal Island of Ischia to your right, the Sorrento coastline to your left and the island of Capri directly in front of you. Once you arrive in Capri the captain will show you all of the not-to-be-missed sites such as the Blue Grotto, the White Grotto, the Green Grotto, the Coral Grotto, Faraglioni Rock Formations, Marina Piccola, the natural arc, and much, much more. Enjoy a cool swim off the boat if you would like, or simply take in the views from the comfort of the cushioned sundeck ...
The port where private boats embark in Naples is called Mergellina. The port where the cruise ships come in is called Beverello. If you are arriving by cruise ship, a driver can be arranged to meet your below your cruise ship. They will then take you to Mergellina, where your private boat will be waiting. The captain will pick you up at the pier and head along the coastline towards the Island of Capri. You will see the Sorrento Coast on one side and the island of Capri in front of you, with Naples and Mt. Vesuvius to your right as you cross the Bay of Naples. The views are spectacular. You will cross the Bay of Naples to Capri, stopping to swim in various caves/ lagoons, checking out the rock formations and learning a bit about the island. One of the best parts about chartering a boat is that the captain is a local of the area. Ask him about the coastline and he will be more tha...
Spend a fun-filled day sailing around the beautiful island of Capri and take in one of its highlights, the Blue Grotto. Enjoy a small group tour on a motorboat limited to 12 people. Start your tour from Massa Lubrense port and sail along the Sorrento Coast and in the waterfall at Mitigliano Bay. Once in Capri, enjoy a tour of the island with a couple of stops for swimming and snorkeling. Visit the White, Green, and Blue Grottoes with their stunning sapphire blue water. Admire the Bay of Marina Piccola where the famous English actress and singer, Gracie Fields, once lived. See the Natural Arch, Villa Malaparte, and the lighthouse at Punta Carena. Enjoy snacks, water, and a beer or a soft drink onboard your relaxing sailing adventure.
Immerse yourself in the magical setting of Capri, once most of the crowds have left. Start your tour in the late afternoon, cruise around Capri to catch the beautiful evening sun, and enjoy exploring the island at night. After pickup from your centrally-located Sorrento hotel, head to Massa Lubrense port to board the boat. Set off on a cruise to see the island from the water, stopping for swimming and snorkeling along the way. Enjoy an aperitif of prosecco and snacks on board. Get dropped off at Marina Piccola to enjoy 3 hours of free time to discover the island. Stroll around the famous La Piazzetta square, or have dinner in one of the island’s restaurants, at your own expense. Sail back to the mainland, where you’ll be dropped off back at your hotel.
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