Itinerary: Procida - Capri - Amalfi - Positano - Praiano – Ischia
Saturday: Check in at 5:00pm in Castellammare (Naples)
Departure from Castellammare, introductory briefing with the skipper, accommodation in double shared cabin. Galley boat storage. Set sail for a short time; evening at anchor by Sorrento or - better - Procida island. Evening in the harbour of Procida. Suggested fresh fish-based dinner in one of its lively many restaurants in the “Chiaiolella” or “Corricella.” Overnight.
Time at leisure, before sailing to the scenic island of Ischia for some sun-bathing and swimming (Ischia is famous for its ancient and relaxing thermal baths), may be in front of the fantastic “Aragonese Castle.” Chance to visit Ischia Porto or St. Angel fishing village. Evening walk at leisure in a cosy village of the island; overnight.
Monday: Marvellous island of Capri
Breakfast in Sorrento or Procida and set sailing to magical Capri and the “faraglioni” (scenic, prestigious rocks on the sea). Island of Capri round trip is something not to be missed, quite a unique experience, made up with pleasant surprises... the coast of Capri is varied, rich in rocky spots, sandy bays, and marine caves. The full round trip will take half a day (2-3 hrs), indulging with relaxation and enjoyment. Lunch in one of the many Anacapri restaurants, time at leisure in the small “Piazzetta,” then direct to Marina Piccola shore. Free time, dinner, overnight.
Tuesday: Along the Amalfi Coast - Positano
Full day around Positano (time at leisure). Short swimming brake at famous “Galli,” along the way, then there will be time to pause, again right after Vettica, in a wide bay facing Conca dei Marini and the emerald Grotto (marine cave). Enjoy an aperitif drink in Positano, evening stroll and dinner; overnight in Positano.
Wednesday: Amalfi full day
Declared one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites for its undisputed beauty and the uniqueness of its natural landscape, the Amalfi Coast is characterised by the combination of mountain and sea. Enjoy some time in this stunning place where the the mountain plunges steeply into a sea creating charming coves, deep fjords, cliffs, caverns, bays, natural arches and small pebble beaches; natural elements that have created, an enchanting landscape. The roads hug the tight curves of the cliffy coast overlooking blue water that merges with the sky in one vast blue horizon; Typical houses, painted in warm pastel colors, follow the natural slope of the foothills, creating very picturesque “postcard“ villages.
Breakfast in Positano, quick “cambusa” refilling (galley for food and drinks if needed ) and depart towards Punta Campanella (Amalfi coast) for some time at leisure (petrol refilling in the near Amalfi), lunch in Nerano and sailing performance along the coast before reaching Praiano. According to weather conditions, set the anchor in front of Praiano, disembark with the motorsailer to dine or spend some nice time in the village.
Friday: Furore Gorge
Breakfast in Praiano, excursion to the narrow and scenic gorge of Furore “Fiordo di Furore.”
Saturday: Day off in Castellammare (Naples) - disembark 10:00am
Disembark, time at leisure. City walking tour on request.