Day Hike the Island of Capri
Note: You should be in
decent physical condition to undertake this half-day
Leave the city of Capri by walking south on Via
Camerelle in the direction of i
Faraglioni. (These notable rock formations,
pictured on the right, are called The Stacks in
most English language guide books covering Capri.)
Via Camerelle will turn into Via Taraga as you make
your way out onto the promontory known as Taraga Point.
The paved road (on Capri roads are little
more than footpaths) will give way to a well constructed
Some of the best views of i Faraglioni can be had
from the vantage points afforded those who make the
extra effort to hike the eastern trails of the island.
After the itinerary takes
you past i
Faraglioni, you will continue on the trail in a
north-east direction towards the Arco Naturale (Or
Natural Arch, pictured below).