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Christmas and New Year's Eve on Capri

Christmas and New Year's Eve on Capri
Christmas and New Year's Eve on Capri
Christmas and New Year's Eve on Capri
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Capri island at Christmas is particularly magical. Blue fairy lights line the port and the lanes in the center of town, and the islanders brave the bracing sea wind to admire the shop windows and share a drink with neighbors under the heat lamps at the outdoor cafes.

Christmas on Capri, Italy - Events

There are a number of events held from the beginning of December through the first week of January, including the Capri Hollywood film festival featuring previews of new releases and gala evenings. The main holiday event on Capri is New Year's Eve in the Piazzetta.

Events on Capri during Christmas and New Year's

Celebrating New Year's Eve on Capri - Traditions

Island tradition is to ring in the New Year together in the main Piazzetta square, where everyone gathers to await the stroke of midnight.

Each year, a stage is set up where live bands play until it's time to toast to the New Year. After midnight, the Piazzetta becomes an open air disco with music and dancing until dawn. Otherwise, festivities can also continue indoors in nearby clubs like "Anema e Core".

Restaurants Open During the Holidays on Capri

Capri Town

Marina Piccola

  • La Piazzetta: only lunch

Anacapri

Other Services

The chairlift and the Blue Grotto are closed on 25 December and 1 January. They are both open all other days, weather permitting.

Ferries

On 25 December and 1 January, only Caremar ferries run.

Hotels Open for Christmas and New Year's

Excelsior Parco
Capri Wine Hotel
Hotel Villa Ceselle
Gatto Bianco
Mediterraneo Guest House
Nautilus
Hotel Bougainville
Quattro Stagioni
Palatium Mari
Villa Palomba

B&Bs open in winter: see prices and availability

Book your winter holidays on Capri in these hotels and B&Bs and take advantage of discounted services and tours. Here are some suggestions:

Winter Discounts 2016/2017

This year, the "Una stagione in più" promotional event is encouraging visitors to explore Capri during the winter months:

Round Trip Transfers to the Blue Grotto

With Motoscafisti di Capri: 10 Euro instead of 15 Euro

- Taxis

Consorzio Moving in Capri: winter fares
Porto - Anacapri: 18 Euro instead of 23 (1-4 passengers); 23 Euro instead of 28 (5-6 passengers)
Capri - Anacapri: 13 Euro instead of 18 (1-4 passengers) 18 Euro instead of 23 (5-6 passengers)

- Transfer s from Naples or Rome

With Trial Travel and Capri Tour, special winter rates for:
transfers from the Naples or Rome airports to Molo Beverello pier in Naples or your hotel on the island;
transfers from the port of Capri to your hotel.

- Guided Toursi

With Capri Official Guides, more than 25% discount on official rates.
For example:
Three hour tour of the center of Anacapri: 100 Euro instead of 150
Other tours available:Walking tour of Mount Solaro and Cetrella; tour of Villa Damecuta, Trail of the Forts, etc...

- Events

Themed dinners with tastings of local specialities and products
Shows and concerts
Organized by Kaire Arte Capri

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Recommended experiences and tours

Motoscafisti di Capri - Island Tour + stop by Blue Grotto - Yellow Line Pick

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Island Tour + stop by Blue Grotto - Yellow Line

Buy the online ticket, save 1 euro and skip the line!

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€ 17 € 18 -6% per guest
Motoscafisti di Capri - Transfer to Blue Grotto - Blue Line Pick

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Transfer to Blue Grotto - Blue Line

Buy the online ticket, save 1 euro and skip the line!

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€ 14 € 15 -7% per guest
Oasi Motor - Rent your scooter online - Full Day (6 hours) Pick

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Rent your scooter online - Full Day (6 hours)

Book online to reserve your scooter for your day on Capri!
Your scooter will be waiting for you to hop on.
From 10am to 4pm: visit Capri while skipping the long lines and waits for public transportation...at an excellent price.

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from € 40 € 55 -27% Per scooter
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Rent a Lancia Caprese from Marina Piccola

A small wooden boat without skipper (Starting from 2 hours)

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Raffaele Lembo

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from € 149 € 160 -7% max 7 passengers

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The "Classic" Boat Tour around Capri

A sail around the coastline of Capri on board a traditional gozzo boat is the best way to see the beauty of Capri - including the Faraglioni, Marina Piccola, the lighthouse, the Blue Grotto (upon request) - and even stop for a swim in the sea off the coast.
Duration: 2.15 hours

By Blue Sea Capri

from € 140 per boat

Marcello

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Nearby Hotels

Excelsior Parco

Liberty style luxury... on the island of Capri!

From € 333.00

Restaurants

Villa Verde €€

A secret garden and a famous restaurant

Tel. +39 081 8377024

Capri Pasta Delicatessen €€

Delicatessen and gourmet take away

Tel. +39 081 8370147

Le Arcate €€

Under the arches

Tel. +39 081 8373588

Donna Rachele €€

Wine and dine

Tel. +39 081 8375387

Lo Sfizio €€

Heaven for the hungry!

Tel. +39 081 8374128