A 4 hour boat tour to discover the island of Capri, its caves, including the famous Blue Grotto, the iconic Faraglioni sea stacks and a lot more. Enjoy a couples of stops for swimming and snorkeling in the most beautiful spots of the island.

4/5 hours


Small Group
Max 12-14 people

Meeting point
Parking Achille Lauro

Start time

Without a doubt, of all of the amazing things to do in Sorrento, the one thing you must experience is a boat tour around the legendary island of Capri. Explore the Sorrento coast and the island of Capri in the easiest and funniest way, on a comfortable boat with a small group and a great captain: you will see all the highlights along the coast, kiss under the iconic Faraglioni rocks, enter and admire all the caves and their colors, but most of all you will swim and snorkel in the most amazing spots of the island. 

Tour program of the Sorrento coast and Capri boat trip Fun & Swim:

  • Meet your driver at 09:45am at the Parking Achille Lauro, in Via Correale 25, Sorrento and transfer to the port of Piano di Sorrento. 
  • Departure to Capri, sailing along the Sorrento coast. Along the way you will admire: the ancient fishermen village of Marina Grande, the ruins of a roman villa near “Bagni della Regina Giovanna”, the natural waterfall that flows from the rock in Mitigliano bay, and other interesting attractions along the coast.
  • Arrival to Capri and tour of the island by boat with stops to visit the Marvellous Grotto, the White Grotto, the Green Grotto and the Blue Grotto*; along the way you will admire the Natural Arch, the Villa Curzio Malaparte, the Faraglioni rocks and the Lighthouse of Punta Carena.
  • During the tour, there will be two stops for swimming and snorkeling, and a relaxing break with snacks and drinks offered on board.
  • Departure from Capri to Sorrento with limoncello tasting.
  • Return to the port of Piano di Sorrento and transfer to the original  meeting point.
*The visit at the Blue Grotto is subject to favorable sea and weather conditions. It is possible that the Grotto will be closed if the sea and weather conditions are not good enough.
**During the peak season, due to the high number of visitors, the waiting time to enter to the Blue Grotto may be up to 1 hour and 30 minutes. Blue Grotto staff usually ask visitors for a tip, which, however, is not mandatory.

The price includes: Round trip transfer from the meeting point to the port – Professional skipper English speaking – Appetizers – Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.

The price does not include: Entrance fee to the Blue Grotto, which is 18,00 per person – Hotel pick-up and drop-off – Destination fee € 5,00 per person to be paid on the spot – Snorkeling equipment (it is advisable for the customers to bring their own or to buy it new before boarding: € 15,00 mask; € 9,00 snorkel).

Do not forget: Swimsuit – Beach towel – Sunscreen – Sun hat – Camera.

Maximum: 12-14 people on board.

To know more about your boat trip...

The Blue Grotto is Capri's most famous attraction: people from all over the world come to see it even for a few minutes. It is 25 meters wide and 60 meters long with an entrance less than a meter high. As a matter of fact, to enter it you have to lie on the bottom of a rowboat that slides through the small arch. Inside we find ourselves floating in the dark, on a water so blue that it seems transparent. The blue color of the cave is given by the light of the sun that enters through a submarine window that opens exactly under the entrance gate, thus undergoing a filtration by the water, which absorbs the red and lets the blue go . The entrance fee is payable exclusively on the spot at the floating box office anchored at the entrance of the cave (and only in cash). Unfortunately, in the summer you need to queue for hours to do the boat ride inside, which lasts only about 5 minutes. It is very important to know that swimming is strictly forbidden and during the visit there is no way to swim. Swimming, apart from being illegal, is very dangerous: the entrance is low and narrow and just a little higher wave can make you finish with the head against the rock. To highlight that the Blue Grotto is subject to closure because of the wind and the rough sea that make it impossible to enter. You can access it in two ways: by sea (far preferable) and by land.


It takes approximately 40 minutes to arrive to the Island of Capri from Piano di Sorrento.

Sorrento coast, Capri and Blue Grotto boat tour Fun & Swim – Half day tour

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      € 109 Adults

      Free cancellation within 24 hours
      Duration: 4/5 hours
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      • Guaranteed everyday
      • Small groups of maximum 12-14 people
      • Centrally located meeting point in Sorrento
      • Professional skipper English speaking
      • Appetizers and drinks included
      • Half-day tour, perfect if you are on time-budget

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      Tour half-day to Capri

      Bruce GH.
      We chose this half-day tour to Capri as we did not want to lose time visiting the island by land, but just do a relaxing boat tour all around it. We had an amazing experience that I cannot recommend enough! The skipper was fun and the group we were with had a lovely time too. We had time to swim just before the white grotto and then again around the famous Faraglioni. After a good lunch with a delicious sandwich and some beers, we started the way back to the pier of Piano where the driver was waiting for us to take us back to the Hotel. Just fantastic!

      Perfect amount of time

      Joseph J.Jr.
      Perfect amount of time to see Capri and its beautiful grottos by sea. Received snacks, a sandwich and plenty of drinks during the 4 hour trip. Skipper Salvatore and Roberta were just amazing and good fun. I strongly suggest it, well done!


      Excellent boat trip. Boat itself was very clean and modern. Skipper and guide were great: they made sure we saw everything and gave plenty of information around the island of Capri. The sandwich was unexpectedly good and drinks were plentiful. Good amount of time for the swim stops in great places around Capri where the water was just breathtaking!

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      Date review: 09/2021

      The "You Know ! Boat Service " trip 2021

      From the very beginning of the trip, the vibe was absolutely ENERGETIC thanks to Ms. Roberta and Mr. Nello! It totally exceeded my expectations and beyond. Upon my return home, I will spread the good word about "You Know! -Boat Service". Thank you Ms. ROBERTA ! Thank you Mr. Nelson. Amén
      Date review: 09/2021

      Above and beyond

      Me and my wife decided to go for the 4 hours boat tour. It was spectacular and a memorable experience. Swimming by the Capri coast was definitely a highlight. The boat crew Luisa and Luca were a gem. They provide food and drink and of course limoncello and Prosecco. I highly recommend it. They pick you up and drop you to your hotel and will give you the best experience
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