The famous Italian island of Capri lies in front of the Bay of Naples. This Mediterranean tiny island is so spectacular that since ancient times, Roman Emperors chosen Capri as their summer destination. This paradise island offers panoramic spectacular views and a scenic charm that engages visitors all year long. Enjoy a day of fun and sun in Capri on a private Sorrento shore trip suitable for adults and children alike. Gain privileged, personalized attention from your local expert tour guide who introduces you to the beauty of Capri and its old history with insider anecdotes and knowledge. Discover the secrets of this Chi-Chi resort island that has has been a luxury getaway since the days of the Roman Empire. An exclusive private Capri day trip from Sorrento port designed for cruise passengers who want to experience this magical island rich scenery, art and culture.

A Nancy Aiello English speaking knowledgeable guide is at your disposal for the whole length of your exclusive private Capri day trip making the most efficient use of your precious holiday time, catering to your special interests and schedule, pointing out top sites and hidden gems, providing suggestions for lunch to suit your tastes and budget. This exclusive private Capri day trip from Sorrento port ensures a personalized experience based on your requirements with the utmost flexibility to explore at your own pace. Meet your personal guide at Sorrento pier after disembarking your cruise ship by tender holding a sign with your name in. Walk together to the nearby hydrofoil harbor which stands just a few steps from the tender drop off. Board a hydrofoil and enjoy the 25 minute cruise ride to reach the storied “Island of Dreams” where Roman Emperors and Hollywood stars, painters and poets spent their holidays. Capri is a treasure trove bursting with natural beauty and stunning panoramas. Several symbols of the force of nature can be found here, such as the Faraglioni rocks, Monte Solaro and the celebrated Blue Grotto. Culture and history have intermingled on the island since the times of the Emperors Augustus and Tiberius who built their Imperial residences here. Your friendly guide leads you on a scenic sightseeing walk showing you rocky landscapes, panoramic footpaths and fabulous views of the beautiful coastline. Walk along tracks which existed long before the invention of cars. Explore cozy Capri town. Take a stroll around the streets with your guide to get your bearings and learn about Capri long history. Discover historic churches, villas and the magnificent garden terraces of Emperor Augustus, built on the ruins of ancient Roman structures. Relax in the legendary Piazzetta, the fashionable square also known as the “world’s sitting room”. Stroll along via Camerelle exclusive boutiques displaying the most fashionable designer labels. Experience the many restaurants that fill the medieval streets and time permitting enjoy an optional visit of the Blue Grotto.

Exclusive private Capri day trip proceeds to the highest part of the island to visit Anacapri. This small and picturesque village offers stunning views of the surrounding scenery and is home to the famed Villa San Michele a 19th century mansion, built on the ruins of the Roman Emperor Tiberius summer residence. This magnificent building displays 17th century furniture and Roman sculpture on the site of the former Emperor Tiberius Villa. When the excavations for San Michele begun the ancient Roman ruins of the villa were unearthed and can still be seen today. Visit the highest peak of the island. Take the chairlift to the Mt. Solaro for spectacular views of the Bay of Naples, the cape of Sorrento and Mt Vesuvius. Finally, make your way to Sorrento as your guide escorts you back by hydrofoil to Sorrento port in time to board your cruise ship.  Contact us for an exclusive private Capri day trip experience.

* Private Guided Shore Trip
* Licensed Professional Guide who assists you through the day
* Port Meet & Greet Service
* Capri & Anacapri Private Guided Walk
* Stroll Capri historical streets discovering significant sites and hidden gems
* Best Photo Opps
* Shore Excursion Length: 8hrs

Optional Upgrades to Enhance Your Private Guided Capri Day Tour

There are no add-ons for this tour.

This private guided excursion runs as weather permits. In the event of poor sea conditions which do not to permit the hydrofoils/boats to leave from Sorrento to Capri it will be necessary to substitute this walk with an alternative walk itinerary.

A visit inside the Blue Grotto is NOT part of this private guided walk, but you have the option to take a boat ride to it. Only small boats can actually fit inside the grotto, and this is not guaranteed going inside depends on current sea conditions and the size of the crowd, both of which may prevent your boat from getting in. Be aware that if you choose to take the boat trip to the Blue Grotto, you may only be able to pass outside.

Can I join a group tour?

Unfortunately this is not a service we offer. Nancy Aiello Tours specializes in individual and family private tours. Our private tours are exclusive to one booking party and we do not combine separate reservations to form small groups. Our private tours mean that you do not share your tour with anyone else. Your private tour is tailored to your individual needs and interests so everyone can ask questions and get the most from a new experience.

Where do we meet our private tour guide at Sorrento port?

You meet your guide at Sorrento pier after disembarking holding a sign with your name in.

Do we stop for lunch during our private guided Capri Island Sorrento shore trip?

Yes. In a place with so much great food it would be crazy not to. The duration of the tour includes time for breaks to grab a quick snack and/or lunch but is not included in the price. Some people like to grab a quick pizza or a snack, and some people like to sit down for a nice relaxing Italian meal. You may take a break at any time during the tour upon request. Otherwise, breaks will be at our discretion.

Are tips included?

Tips are optional and not included in your tour price, but are a nice way of showing satisfaction for good service.