Capri in January

A unique way to experience the island

Capri in January
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Capri in January

Camilla

(Capri.com team)

Capri in January

To be honest, if we were to choose the worst month in which to visit Capri and the Amalfi Coast, it would have to be January. After the Epiphany holiday on the 6th, most hotels and restaurants on the island and coast close for the season, only to reopen at Easter.

In addition, January is the coldest month of the year, with frequent grey, rainy days.

  • Average high temperature (in Celsius): 15° C
  • Average low temperature (in Celsius): 10° C
  • Chance of rain: 30%
  • Chance of clouds: 50%
  • Average sea temperature (in Celsius): 15° C
  • Average daylight hours: 9

But there are also advantages to choosing this month to holiday on the island and coast: prices are definitely at the lowest during the year, and you won't encounter crowds or long lines. You can visit Pompeii and Herculaneum in peace, without having to deal with the hot summer sun on large tour groups, and you'll have the island of Capri virtually to yourself and can take advantage of discount shopping in the boutiques in Sorrento. January is also a great time to take a day trip to Naples and visit the museums and monuments.

Here are some tips for visiting Capri and the Amalfi Coast in winter:

Where to Stay

Choose Sorrento for your base, since businesses are open all year round.
This is the month in which you should book your summer vacation to have the widest choice of hotels!

Recommended experiences and tours

Choose from our selected and vetted tours & experiences. Book now for the best rates and availability!

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Just booked:

Departure from: Naples

Amalfi Coast Tour from Naples

€ 72 per guest € 90 -20%

Duration 8 hours (Morning)

  • Visit Positano, Amalfi, and Ravello in one day
  • English and Spanish spoken
  • Free time to visit all three towns
Excellent (1117)

Departure from: Sorrento, Amalfi, Positano, Praiano, Nerano

Amalfi Coast tour on a Classic Luxury Boat

from € 820 Per boat | Max 12 passengers

Duration 8 hours

  • Minicruise along the Amalfi Coast on a Luxury gozzo boat
  • Free time for swimming in the most beautiful bays along the coastline.
  • Time to visits to Positano and Amalfi city centre.
Excellent (321)

Departure from: Capri

Classic Capri Boat Tour via Apreamare Gozzo

from € 160 Per boat | Max 12 people € 160 -0%

Duration 2 hours 3 hours

  • Snap photos of the Faraglioni, swim in the Green Grotto, take a boat tour of the island with a Blue Grotto stop on board an Apreamare gozzo
Excellent (346)

Food experience

Organic "Superiore" Wine Tasting + Lunch on Vesuvius

€ 35 per guest

Duration 2 hours

  • Organic Lacryma Christi del Vesuvio DOP Superiore wine
  • Lunch on traditional dishes while enjoying the view
  • Visit the vineyard and winery
Excellent (770)

Departure from: Sorrento

Small-group Bus Tour of the Amalfi Coast from Sorrento

€ 75 per guest

Duration 8 hours

  • Highlights of the coast in one day
  • Tour with a small group by minibus
  • A local guide dedicated to your group
Excellent (1117)

Food experience

Organic Wine Tasting with Lunch on Vesuvius

€ 28 per guest

Duration 2 hours

  • Organic wine from Vesuvius
  • Guided walk of the winery
  • Lunch with local specialties
Excellent (770)

Departure from: Capri

Amalfi Coast Luxury Speedboat Tour from Capri

from € 949 Per boat | Max 8 passengers € 900 --5%

Duration 7 hours

  • A luxury speedboat tour from Capri to the Amalfi Coast for an unforgettable day at sea!
Excellent (161)

Departure from: Sorrento, Amalfi, Positano, Praiano, Conca dei Marini, Nerano

Day Trip to Capri on Luxury Boat

from € 720 Per boat | Max 12 passengers

Duration 8 hours

  • Possibility to discover the most famous isle of the Mediterranean sea from sea level, and on land
  • Swimming and snorkeling in the most beautiful bay of Capri
  • Boat and Captain will be at your complete disposal for the entire journey.
Excellent (321)

Departure from: Capri, Sorrento, Amalfi, Positano, Praiano, Nerano

Capri and Amalfi Coast Luxury Minicruise

from € 849 Per Boat | Max 12 passengers

Duration 8 hours

  • See the Faraglioni and Blue Grotto by private luxury gozzo, dive into the Mediterranean, and visit Positano and the Amalfi coast in one day.
  • Free time for swimming and snorkeling in the most beautiful bays.
  • The boat and the English Speaking Captain will be at your complete disposal for the entire journey
Excellent (321)

Departure from: Capri

Private Boat Tour of Capri by Speedboat

from € 650 Per boat | Max 10 passengers € 650 -0%

Duration 4 hours 7 hours

  • Tour Capri by luxury yacht!
Excellent (161)

Departure from: Capri

Luxury Capri Boat Tour by Fratelli Aprea Lancia/Gozzo

from € 200 Per barca | Max 9 persone € 250 -20%

Duration 2 hours 3 hours 4 hours

  • A luxury sail around Capri via a Fratelli Aprea lancia or gozzo boat, with welcome spumante toast and fresh fruit on board while we explore the island!
Excellent (161)

Departure from: Sorrento, Amalfi, Positano

Capri Tour by boat

from € 499 Per boat | Max 6 passengers

Duration 8 hours

  • Sea, grottoes, and the Piazzetta
  • A fully comfortable ride
  • Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel
Excellent (321)

Accommodations

Choose among our selected and reviewed accommodations on the island, with more than 12.000+ dream rooms reserved.

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Availability and prices

Just booked:

3 stars - Anacapri

Hotel Bellavista

From € 147
Breakfast included

A centrally-located hotel with views to die for? You've found it!

  1. The beautiful views of the sea surrounding Capri
  2. The strategic location slap-bang in the center of Anacapri
  3. Free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel
Very good (88)
Tel. +39 081 8371463

4 stars - Capri

Hotel Syrene

From € 252
Breakfast included

4 stars and a secret garden

  1. The unbeatable location - on Via Camerelle!
  2. Rooms with a view of the Faraglioni
  3. The lemon garden, with pool and bar
Excellent (390)
Tel. +39 081 8370102

B&B and Homes - Capri

Capri Town

From € 300

Your home in the shadow of the Piazzetta

  1. Breakfast on the terrace overlooking the Bay of Naples
  2. A house in the heart of Capri - just for you!
  3. Two minutes and you're in the legendary Piazzetta
Excellent (30)
Tel. +39 331 7277715
Casa Morgano Bestseller

Small Boutique Hotels - Capri

Casa Morgano

From € 350
Breakfast included

Your boutique hotel, made in Capri

  1. A luxury gem with view of the sea surrounding Capri
  2. Panoramic pleasures in your room and by the pool
  3. The delicious Mediterranean cuisine served at lunch
Excellent (333)
Tel. +39 081 8370158
Il Giardino dell'Arte Bestseller

B&B and Homes - Anacapri

Il Giardino dell'Arte

From € 159
Breakfast included

A garden B&B with an artistic touch

  1. Views of the sunset you're unlikely to ever forget
  2. Breakfast featuring homemade treats and freshly-picked fruit from the garden
  3. A relaxing dip in the jetted pool for 12
Excellent (519)
Tel. +39 081 837 3025

B&B and Homes - Anacapri

Villa Pollio

From € 95
Breakfast included

Live like a local in a historic island home

  1. An authentic island villa in the center of Anacapri
  2. Completely renovated and furnished in 2017
  3. A warm welcome from the Pollio family
Excellent (32)
Tel. 0818372277
Hotel Mediterraneo Bestseller

B&B and Homes - Anacapri

Hotel Mediterraneo

From € 100
Breakfast included

Your Mediterranean home-from-home

  1. The warm hospitality offered by the Schettino family
  2. A typical island home, with LCD television and Wi-Fi too
  3. The historic center of Anacapri is just a few steps away
Excellent (164)
Tel. +39 335 5666047

B&B and Homes - Anacapri

Boutique B&B Bettola del Re

From € 120
Breakfast included

A welcoming B&B with a shabby chic vibe in the heart of Anacapri

  1. A fabulous location int he center of Anacapri
  2. Book the spacious Deluxe
  3. Linger over breakfast on the terrace
Excellent (93)
Tel. +39 333 3950760
Grand Hotel Quisisana Bestseller

5 stars luxury - Capri

Grand Hotel Quisisana

From € 396
Breakfast included

Capri: The Piazzetta, The Faraglioni, The Blue Grotto, and...The Quisisana

  1. Hotel Quisisana is all the elegance of Capri
  2. VIP watching at the Quisi Bar
  3. Innovative luxury for more than 150 years
Excellent (957)
Tel. +39 081 8370788

B&B and Homes - Anacapri

Alle Ginestre

From € 140
Breakfast included

Your Mediterranean home-from-home.

  1. Finally, an affordable holiday on the island of Capri!
  2. The countryside of Anacapri, on your doorstep
  3. The view of the Bay of Naples, from the terrace
Excellent (262)
Tel. +39 081 8371531

Apartments - Capri

Fuorlovado 40

From € 170

Sleep in style in the center of Capri town.

Modern guest rooms
Centrally located in Capri town
Impeccable hospitality

Excellent (51)
Tel. +39 346 6487195

B&B and Homes - Anacapri

Casa Cristina

From € 120
Breakfast included

A delightful home in Anacapri

Feel at home on the island of Capri
Relax in the hot tub on the terrace with a view
Discover the charm of historic Anacapri

Excellent (6)
Tel. +39 340 5137902

Guide to restaurants on the island

A table with a view, dinner on a budget, an elegant gourmet meal...here is our guide to the best restaurants on Capri.

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Most popular:

Restaurants - Capri

E' Divino €€

Tales of the unexpected

  1. The bohemienne atmosphere
  2. Its delicacies such as "gnocchi di baccalà" and "pasta alla genovese"
  3. The garden for summer meals, the fireplace for the winter ones
Very good (592)
Tel. +39 081 8378364

Restaurants - Anacapri

Pizzeria Aumm Aumm €€

Yummy scrummy Anacapri!

  1. More of 30 types of pizza to choose among
  2. Homemade cakes
  3. A glass of "limoncello" at the end of the dinner
Excellent (802)
Tel. +39 081 8373926

Restaurants - Anacapri

Al Buco Rosticceria €€

Streetfood, island style!

  1. Right in the center and easy to find
  2. Traditional wood oven-fired pizzas
  3. Fried finger foods, salads, and other take-away specialties
Tel. +39 081 837 1970

Restaurants - Capri

Molo 20 €€

Place your order online and take a freshly prepared lunch on board your boat!

Delicious light dishes
Packaged perfectly for boat trips
Order and pick up without waiting in line

Tel. +39 340 513 7902
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