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Laser Capri Excursions by sea

Take the tour around the island with us!

Laser Capri - Take the tour around the island with us!

Download the coupon and purchase your ticket for the Tour around the Island at the discounted price of 15 euros.

Special price 15
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Terms and conditions

Valid from 23 May 2014
to 3 November 2014

Gianni's Boat Excursions by sea

Bubbles on board!

Gianni's Boat - Bubbles on board!

Take a tour with Gianni's Boat and you can use this coupon to claim a free glass of sparkling prosecco - served on board.

Free
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Terms and conditions

Valid from 1 April 2014
to 30 September 2014

Alla Bussola 3 stars

Tour of the island by boat

Alla Bussola - Tour of the island by boat

Book at our hotel for your stay and get the special rate for the tour of the Island by boat

Special price 16 EURO 16,00
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Terms and conditions

Valid from 23 June 2014
to 2 November 2014

TerraMMare Farmhouse Holidays

Special discount on sunbeds at Gradola beach

TerraMMare - Special discount on sunbeds at Gradola beach

Special treatment will be offered to our guests on the sunbeds rate in our beach club Gradola, next to the Blue Grotto.

20 % discount
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Terms and conditions

Valid from 1 August 2014
to 31 August 2014

First time to Capri? Here's some basic information to get you started!

Island of Capri

  • 10km squared: The total area of the island
  • 2 towns: Capri (7292 inhabitants) Anacapri (6733 inhabitants)

94 Hotels on the island

How much do hotels cost on Capri

  • 2.200.000 The number of people who visit
    Capri each year
  • 180.000 The number of people who
    spend at least one night
    on the island
  • 20.000 The number of people who arrive
    daily on the island in August

Distance between the main airports and Capri

  • 45 km from Naples
  • 292 km from Rome Fiumicino

Wherever your plane lands, you'll need to reach the port of Naples from where hydrofoils to Capri depart.

If you land in Rome, bear in mind that the journey from Rome to Capri is not a short one.
You'll need at least 4 hours from the time you land.

If your plane lands in the afternoon, consider staying the night in Rome or Naples and continuing your journey to Capri the next morning.

On request, all hotels will organize a private car and boat transfer to the port of Naples and greeting service at the port of Capri: a stress-free and, if your travelling in a small group, suprisingly economic way of getting to the island.
How long does it take to get to Capri?
25 minutes From the port of Sorrento
50 minutes From the port of Naples
40 minutes From the port of Positano (boats sail direct in summer only)

Average monthly temperatures

  • Jan 12°
  • Feb 13°
  • Mar 15°
  • Apr 17°
  • May 22°
  • Jun 25°
  • Jul 28°
  • Aug 28°
  • Sep 25°
  • Oct 22°
  • Nov 16°
  • Dec 14°

Restaurant hours

  • Lunch: from 12.30 to 15.00
  • Dinner: from 19.30 to 23.00
In the summer, opening hours are often longer and you're unlikely to find Italians eating much before 21.00. In high season you might easily still be served after 23.00.

Tips

They are not obligatory and how much you give is really up to you: as a general rule of thumb, if you're happy with the service received, leave a tip between: 5% 10%

Shop hours

  • From Easter to early November: non-stop from 10.00 to 20.30
  • From early November to Easter: 10.00 - 13.00 /16.00 -19.30
In summer, a number of shops stay open until late in the evening.

Health

  • Capilupi Hospital: Via Provinciale Anacapri, 80073 Capri, Tel. 081 838 1111
  • Number for emergency service: 118
  • First Aid - night time and holidays: Piazza Umberto I, 9 Capri Tel. 081 8375716 - 081 8381238

What's the best time of year to visit Capri?

The best months to visit Capri are April, May, September and October when the climate is mild and the island is less crowded.

Whenever you decide to come, make sure you spend at least one night on the island; that way you'll be able to enjoy the peace of Capri - after the day trippers have left!

Average sea temperatures

  • January 14°
  • February 13°
  • March 14°
  • April 15°
  • May 18°
  • June 21°
  • July 24°
  • August 25°
  • September 23°
  • October 21°
  • November 18°
  • December 16°
  • The currency used in Italy is the Euro. Credit cards are accepted in almost all hotels, restaurants and shops. Cash dispensers are located outside the banks.
  • Wi-Fi connectivity is available in most hotels, often for free. Public networks are still scarce.
  • There is good coverage for mobile phone networks on the island, with the exception of the area around the lighthouse (Faro)

Things to put in your case

  • Sun cream
  • Comfortable, flat sandals
  • Something elegant (but not too much...)
  • Swimming costume
  • Insect repellent

Capri: Tourist Information offices

  • CAPRI Piazza Umberto I Tel. +39 081 8370686
  • MARINA GRANDE Banchina del Porto Tel.+39 081 8370634
  • ANACAPRI Via G. Orlandi, 59 Tel. +39 081 8371524