Private boat tour around Capri

The most unforgettable way to visit the island of Capri

Private boat tour around Capri

Private Capri boat tours depart from Marina Grande (the same port where ferries from the mainland dock) and cruise around the entire island, stopping at the Faraglioni Blue Grotto. There are also tours deparing from Marina Piccola that follow the same route. The minimum time you need to cruise around the island is about two hours, but you can also opt for a 3- , 4-, or 7-hour tour with more time to stop and swim or to have lunch at a waterfront restaurant.
Most boat tours use traditional wooden "gozzo" boats, which have a sundeck and shower. Larger boats also have a cabin and WC on board. You can also opt for a more powerful speedboat or small yacht. Prices always include skipper and fuel.

FAQ - Frequently asked questions

What are the different Capri boat tour options?

There are various options for visiting Capri by boat: you can book a private boat tour with a skipper or take part in a shared tour leaving from Capri, Sorrento, or Positano. View different options for booking a private boat tour on this page or you follow these links to explore shared boat tour options:

Budget Tours from Capri
Budget Tours from Sorrento
Budget Tours from Positano

How much does a private boat tour to Capri cost?

Boat trips to Capri have a wide range of prices: the rental of a private boat with a skipper for two hours has a price starting from EUR 160. The boat is reserved in full, not per person (smaller boats can fit up to 6 passengers; larger boats can fit up to 12).

Do I need to book a boat tour in advance?

Boat rentals are very popular from June to September, so you should book your boat in advance or you may not find availability for the boat or time you prefer. Weekends in July and August almost always sell out, so it's especially important to book far in advance.

What types of boats can you book for a private tour?

For a private boat tour you can book:

  • Lancia caprese: a small wooden boat with an outboard motor and sun awning
  • Gozzo: a traditional wooden boat with a sun awning, ideal for discovering the beauty of Capri
  • Motorboat: a faster and more modern boat, equipped with all comforts
  • Rubber dinghy: an agile rubber boat for a tour of the island in complete freedom