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:

Food experience

Organic "Classico" 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 (830)
Vincenzo Capri Boats - Capri boat tour half day or full day with private boat Bestseller Verified

Departure from: Capri

Capri boat tour half day or full day with private boat

from € 260 Per boat | Max 5 passengers € 320 -19%

Duration 4 hours 6 hours

  • A private boat tour of Capri with stops to swim, visits in the grottoes, and a sail under the Faraglioni on a traditional gozzo.
Excellent (83)

Departure from: Sorrento, Amalfi, Positano

Capri Tour by boat

from € 480 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 (330)
Vincenzo Capri Boats - Speedboat Tour of Capri for an unforgettable day!!! Bestseller Verified

Departure from: Capri

Speedboat Tour of Capri for an unforgettable day!!!

from € 250 Per boat | Max 6 passengers € 300 -17%

Duration 2 hours 3 hours 4 hours 6 hours

  • Swim in the bays off Capri, sail around the island, and see the Faraglioni and Blue Grotto by speedboat. Bathroom and free minibar on board.
Excellent (83)

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 (830)
Vincenzo Capri Boats - Capri private Gozzo boat tour for a unforgettable day!! Bestseller Verified

Departure from: Capri

Capri private Gozzo boat tour for a unforgettable day!!

from € 160 Per boat | Max 5 person € 199 -20%

Duration 2 hours 3 hours

  • A boat tour of the Faraglioni and grottoes along the coast of Capri with a stop to swim in the crystalline waters.
Excellent (83)

Departure from: Sorrento, Amalfi, Positano, Nerano

Boat Tour of Capri by Luxury Gozzo from Positano/Amalfi

from € 700 Per boat | Max 7 passengers € 700 -0%

Duration 8 hours

  • Departure and return to Positano, Amalfi, or Sorrento
  • Free time to visit Capri
  • Picnic on board
Excellent (166)

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 (762)

Departure from: Sorrento

Pompeii Half-Day Tour from Sorrento with Tickets

€ 69 per guest

Duration 4 hours (Morning)

  • Archaeologist guide and tickets included
  • See the highlights of Pompeii
  • Round-trip transportation from Sorrento
Excellent (762)
Blue Sea Capri - Classic Capri Boat Tour via Apreamare Gozzo Bestseller Verified

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 (349)
Capri Boat Service - Luxury Capri Boat Tour by Fratelli Aprea Lancia/Gozzo Bestseller Verified

Departure from: Capri

Luxury Capri Boat Tour by Fratelli Aprea Lancia/Gozzo

from € 200 Per barca | Max 9 persone € 220 -9%

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 (166)

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 (762)

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:

Apartments - Capri

Fuorlovado 40

From € 95

Sleep in style in the center of Capri town.

Modern guest rooms
Centrally located in Capri town
Impeccable hospitality

Excellent (54)
Tel. +39 346 6487195
Hotel Bellavista Bestseller

3 stars - Anacapri

Hotel Bellavista

From € 67.85
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 (89)
Tel. +39 081 8371463
Boutique B&B Bettola del Re Bestseller

B&B and Homes - Anacapri

Boutique B&B Bettola del Re

From € 70
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 (95)
Tel. +39 333 3950760

4 stars - Capri

Hotel Gatto Bianco & Spa

From € 132
Breakfast included

The art of aging gracefully

  1. The hotel where Jackie O and Sofia Loren stayed
  2. The view of Capri from your balcony
  3. Drinks on the communal terrace
Excellent (572)
Tel. +39 081 8370203

B&B and Homes - Anacapri

Il Giardino dell'Arte

From € 130
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 (536)
Tel. +39 081 837 3025
Casa Morgano Bestseller

Small Boutique Hotels - Capri

Casa Morgano

From € 250
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 (337)
Tel. +39 081 8370158
Il Tramonto Bestseller

B&B and Homes - Anacapri

Il Tramonto

From € 65
Breakfast included

Bed & Breakfast (with sunset included!)

  1. Watch the sun set, aperitif in hand, from the terrace lounge
  2. The effortless elegance of a traditional island home
  3. Discover Anacapri, the "other" Capri
Excellent (244)
Tel. +39 334 7125862

B&B and Homes - Capri

Capri Town

From € 89

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
Grand Hotel Quisisana Bestseller

5 stars luxury - Capri

Grand Hotel Quisisana

From € 363
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 (975)
Tel. +39 081 8370788
Hotel Mediterraneo Bestseller

B&B and Homes - Anacapri

Hotel Mediterraneo

From € 65
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 (165)
Tel. +39 335 5666047

B&B and Homes - Capri

Diva Suites

From € 220
Breakfast included

Your suite, in the shadow of the Faraglioni

  1. The sea of Capri on your doorstep
  2. The irresistible island cuisine at La Canzone del Mare
  3. The view of the Faraglioni, from the swimming pool
Very good (82)
Tel. +39 081 8370104

3 stars - Anacapri

Villa Ceselle

From € 102
Breakfast included

Your elegant island home, in Anacapri

  1. A holiday in a historic house, in the center of Anacapri
  2. Meals to remember at the Da Gelsomina restaurant
  3. A swim in the pool overlooking the Bay of Naples
Excellent (182)
Tel. +39 081 8382236

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 (600)
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 (834)
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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