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6 BEST Capri Boat Tours from Amalfi [2024]

Planning a Capri day trip this summer? I’m so jealous! Italy’s most fashionable island is a wonder, and I bring you the ultimate Capri boat tours from Amalfi to help you experience it to the fullest. Check them out!

Capri is likely one of the most famous islands in the country, primarily known for being a trendy destination that attracts celebrities from all over the world. I’m not saying you certainly will spot a celebrity or two, but you might… wink wink!

The island of Capri has incredible things to offer its visitors. You’ll find everything from jaw-dropping natural attractions to high-end boutiques, restaurants and resorts, magnificent gardens, and luxurious villas.

I always say that you NEED to visit Capri if you’re staying in Amalfi or anywhere in the amalfi Coast. You just need to! Join a boat tour and set sail on the sparkling blue waters of the Tyrrhenian Sea to cruise past the coastline and enjoy a memorable journey toward Capri. 

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In this article you’ll find my top picks of Capri boat tours from Amalfi, allowing you to choose your favorite with the guarantee of an incredible experience. Check them out and start planning your trip! 

👉 Why should you put your trust in me? Having been born and raised in Bologna, Italy, my past decade has been dedicated to assisting millions in planning their Italian vacations. My expertise lies in choosing ideal activities and ensuring that only the most exceptional tours are part of the experience.

I generally use Viator and Get Your Guide to book tours around the world. I especially recommend them for their great cancellation policy, which allows you to cancel most activities up to 24 hours in advance and get a full refund. 

The 3 BEST Capri Boat Tours from Amalfi

▶️ This Li Galli Islands and Capri Tour is a full-day excursion from Amalfi that takes you sailing along the spectacular Amalfi Coast, giving you the chance of experiencing it from a new perspective. You’ll then set sail toward Li Galli Islands, where you’ll stop for a swim in the crystal-clear waters, and then make your way to the striking island of Capri. 

There you’ll tour around the famous Faraglioni formations and visit beautiful grottoes before making use of your free time to explore Capri on your own. A toast with Prosecco and a light lunch will be provided onboard.  

📝 This tour includes: Boat trip with a professional skipper, water bottles, prosecco, light lunch, and free time on Capri. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

▶️ Capri Deluxe Small Group Shared Tour from Amalfi takes you by boat from Amalfi to Capri with other travelers, so it’s an ideal option to enjoy a full day of adventures while making new friends. You’ll cruise to the fashionable island of Capri, admiring the stunning views of the Gulf of Naples from the sea. 

Once in Capri, a vehicle will take you around the island so you can visit the tows of Capri and Anacapri in a hassle-free way. You’ll get to check off your list the famous Piazzetta, ride up the chairlift to Mt. Solaro (own expense), and catch the views from the Augustus Gardens. 

You will also sail around the island’s natural rock formations, getting to see Capri both from land and from the sea. 

Capri Deluxe Small Group Shared Tour from Sorrento, Positano, Amalfi

📝 This Amalfi to Capri day trip includes: Boat trip, tour of the island, and beverages. ➥  BOOK IT HERE

▶️ Check out this Full-Day Capri Island Cruise from Amalfi for an unforgettable trip full of adventures. You’ll be pampered aboard the boat with a glass of Prosecco, snacks, and soft drinks, all the while sailing to Capri with stunning views around you. 

You’ll cruise past the Faraglioni rock formations and the Natural Arch, and admire the fascinating White and Green Grottoes before jumping into the turquoise waters for a swim. You’ll also enjoy free time to wander around the island.  

Full-Day Capri Island Cruise from Praiano, Positano or Amalfi

📝 This tour includes: Boat trip, Prosecco, beverages, snacks, beach towels, and a life vest. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

Private Tours to Capri from Amalfi

▶️ This Private Amalfi to Capri Boat Tour accommodates up to 12 passengers, so it’s ideal for big groups looking to have a fantastic day out. On your way to Capri you’ll get to see the colorful villages of the Amalfi Coast, a new perspective of the Vesuvius volcano, and cruise past the towering rock formations of Faraglioni and the Li Galli islands. 

This day trip to Capri from Amalfi includes a visit to secluded coves where you can go for a swim, and you’ll also sail past the renowned Capri grottoes. The itinerary is customizable, and you’ll get to refuel with snacks and drinks aboard at any time. 

Amalfi to Capri Private Boat Tour

📝 This private boat tour from Amalfi to Capri includes: Private boat trip, a customizable itinerary, snacks, alcoholic drinks, towels, and all taxes. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

▶️ The Private Capri Boat Tour from Amalfi lasts a full day and accommodates up to 12 people. You and your group of friends or family will set sail from Amalfi and cruise along the famous coastline before making your way to the Bay of Naples and Capri. 

You’ll sail past the Faraglioni rock formations and visit the well-known Blue Grotto before disembarking in Capri for a self-guided tour. Make the most of your free time by visiting both Capri and Anacapri, admiring the panorama from the different viewpoints, and going for a swim in Punta Campanella. 

It’s the perfect blue grotto tour from Amalfi because besides taking you to the famous landmark, it also includes time in the glorious island of Capri and its surrounding attractions.

Capri Private Boat Tour from Positano or Praiano or Amalfi

📝 This tour includes: Private boat trip, snorkeling gear, drinks, snacks, towels, and shower facilities. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

▶️ Feel like stepping up your tour? Book this Capri Island in Private Luxury 40 feet Speedboat from Amalfi. The tour starts with pick-up at your hotel, and you’ll then zip through the Bay of Naples on your way to the coral and green grottoes, sipping on complimentary drinks and munching on snacks.

You can add a visit to the Blue Grotto for an extra fee, and then enjoy your time on land exploring the island at your own pace. This excursion takes you and up to 7 friends on a memorable day trip from Amalfi to Capri: the best way to visit the iconic landmark in style. 

Capri Island in Private Luxury 40 feet Speedboat from Sorrento, Positano, Amalfi, Ravello

📝 This Amalfi to Capri boat excursion includes: Private boat trip, hotel pick-up and drop-off, snacks, drinks, and all fees. ➥ BOOK IT HERE

Capri Boat Tours from Amalfi FAQs

How long is the boat ride from Amalfi to Capri? 

The boat ride to Capri from Amalfi will take you around 1 hour. It can be even less, depending on the boat you’re traveling in. 

Can you do a day trip to Capri from Amalfi? 

You most certainly can! The best way to visit Capri is on a day trip, and Amalfi is a fantastic point of departure to explore the island. You can either visit on your own or with a tour like this one.

What are the best Capri tours from Amalfi? 

In my opinion, the ultimate boat trips from Amalfi to Capri include: 
•  Tour from Amalfi to Capri and Li Galli Islands
•  Deluxe Small Group Boat Trip to Capri from Amalfi
•  Full-Day Capri Tour from Amalfi Island Cruise

  • Stefania Guglielmi

    Stefania Guglielmi is the founder of Every Steph. Originally from Bologna, Italy, she's been traveling full-time since 2016 and has visited over 50 countries across 6 continents. She believes sustainable travel and luxury travel can go hand in hand and has been advocating for responsible tourism since 2014. Stefania's advice and travel experiences have been featured in important publications such as Business Insider, Refinery29, and Yahoo Money.