One-day Excursion to Pompeii and Capri from Sorrento by boat with aperitif

Small Group Day Trip to Pompeii and Capri by boat with happy hour included from Sorrento

8 h
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difficulty Very easy
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Small Group Visit of Capri and Pompeii in One day from Sorrento with Limoncello Tasting

This small group excursion from Sorrento will be able to combine history, culture and relax in just one day! You will sail towards Pompeii. You will visit the ruins and then leave for a boat tour towards Capri. You will be able to swim in the blue sea and to taste a delicious local Limoncello!

One-day Excursion to Pompeii and Capri from Sorrento by boat with aperitif highlights: 

  • Depart from your hotel in Sorrento in the best conditions; you will travel to Piano di Sorrento port and embark on your boat
  • Discover the archaeological site of the ancient city of Pompeii and visit the places that have been destroyed by the violent eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD
  • Visit Capri, a beautiful island surrounded by crystal-clear water
  • Explore the picturesque center of Capri, with its narrow streets and typical shops
  • Enjoy a nice "happy hour" on board, tasting the locally produced “Limoncello”

This small group tour combines history and culture with relax, as you will visit the archeological site of the ancient city of Pompeii and the astonishing beauty of Capri. We will pick you up from your hotel centrally located in Sorrento and you will also enjoy a sailing experience from Piano di Sorrento port!

Discover the beautiful Campania in just one day

If you are looking for the perfect combination of relax, culture and nature this one-day small group excursion is perfect for you! From Sorrento, you will reach by boat two of the incredible Italian treasures: Pompeii and Capri Island.You will comfortably wait at your hotel in the center of Sorrento and the pick-up service will take you to the port of Piano di Sorrento. Once there, you will embark on your amazing boat and sail from there to the Castellammare di Stabia port. You will admire the Sorrentinian Coast and the blue water and beautiful landscapes.
Once you will get to Castellammare di Stabia, you will be taken to your comfortable minivan, onboard which you will get to the first stop of your tour: Pompeii.

Visit the archaeological excavations of Pompeii with an expert guide

Pompeii is a famous ancient city that attracts plenty of tourists every year. You may be interested in the ancient history and civilization, magnificent volcanoes, powerful eruptions, wonderful viewssailing, or discovering more about Italy. All these are great reasons for joining this small group tour that will offer you the possibility to travel back in time, in 79 AD, when the violent eruption of Vesuvius surprised the citizen of Pompeii. The guided visit to the archeological site will last about 2 hours, and you have the chance to see the main features of the ancient city destroyed in that year, such as baths, bakeries, arena, brothel and many others. An official excavation guide will provide you interesting information about all these.

Discover the beautiful Capri Island and taste delicious Limoncello on board

Once your guided visit at the excavation site will be concluded, you will board back your comfortable minivan and reach the port. From there, you will embark your boat and sail towards the Island of Capri. Upon arrival, you will have 3 hours of free time to autonomously visit the magical Island of Capri, with its characteristic old town and its beautiful views of the turquoise sea that surrounds it. You can explore the old town located on the hilltop, walking through the narrow streets full of charm and tradition. You will also have the opportunity to take a swim in the sea, and we are sure that it will be one of the most unforgettable swims of your life!
Moreover, once back on board, you will enjoy a nice happy hour, to taste the famous Limoncello, produced on site. You will be head back to Sorrento in the late afternoon.

Other tours from Sorrento

If you are in Sorrento and you would like to visit more places in the beautiful Campania region, take a look to our Guided tour of the Amalfi Coast departing from Sorrento!

  • Pick-up from your centrally located hotel in Sorrento
  • Sail from Piano di Sorrento Port
  • Arrival to Castellammare di Stabia
  • Transfer by bus to Pompeii
  • 2 hours guided tour in Pompeii
  • Return to the port and boat ride towards Capri Island
  • 3 hours free time in Capri
  • Return to Piano di Sorrento Port
  • Drop-off at your hotel in Sorrento
  • Pick-up and drop-off from/at your hotel in Sorrento
  • Travel by mini-van with air conditioning to reach the port/to reach Pompeii
  • Boat to Capri and to Castellammare di Stabia
  • Happy hour on board and Limoncello tasting
  • Professional English speaking skipper
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Tips (Optional)
  • Entrance tickets
Meeting point: 

Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.


Please note that this tour can be rescheduled due to inclement weather conditions.
We recommend wearing comfortable clothes and shoes. In summer, remember to bring a swimsuit, a hat and a water bottle.
This tour includes a pick-up and a drop-off service from hotels centrally located in Sorrento.
This is a small group tour with a maximum number of participants. That, in order to assure you an intimate and personalized experience.
In order to enable us to comply with all the stages of the tour, the stop at the Blue Grotto will be maximum 30 minutes long; sea conditions permitting (tickets not included).
Please note that the price of this tour does not include entrance tickets.
This tour is free for children between 0 and 2 years of age.

Confirmation will be received at time of booking. You will receive a voucher. This is your ticket and proof of purchase.