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Marina Grande

Marina Grande

Marina Grande, Capri, Italy

The basics

Marina Grande is set on the water’s edge just north of the island’s largest town of Capri, perched high above. The island’s major port and seaside resort town, Marina Grande is a highlight of boat tours, shore excursions, and day cruises to the island from Naples, Sorrento, Positano, and Amalfi. Most Capri day trips also dock in Marina Grande for free time on land to explore sights like the Piazzetta, Gardens of Augustus, and Charterhouse of San Giacomo. You can also relax on the Marina Grande beach, one of the most popular on Capri.

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Things to know before you go

*Don’t forget sunscreen and a hat if taking a boat tour around Capri with a stop at Marina Grande. *Some Capri boat tours include time to swim, so bring a bathing suit and beach towel. *The waterfront along Marina Grande is paved and accessible for wheelchairs. *Marina Grande is the island’s main transportation hub, with buses, taxis, and scooter rentals. *The harbor is lined with restaurants and cafés for an informal meal or snack.

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How to get there

Marina Grande can be reached by private boat or public ferry from Naples, Sorrento, and the Amalfi Coast.

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When to get there

This port town is very busy during the day, with the constant arrival and departure of boats and ferries. To enjoy it during a quieter moment, visit in the evening when the final ferry has departed.

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Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
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What are the nearest attractions to Marina Grande?
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What else should I know about attractions in Capri?
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As well as visiting the Marina Grande, check out these trip ideas to make the most of your visit: