The gardens of Augustus are situated
a short 10 minute walk from the
As these pictures show, the gardens are well manicured
and simply beautiful. They are some of the most
beautiful public gardens that I have ever seen.
The Giardini di Augusto
(or, Gardens of Augustus) were established by Friedrich
August Krupp. Krupp was an extremely wealthy
German industrialist that made his home in Capri from
1898 to 1902. Krupp is also responsible for the
creation of the picturesque
Krupp which bears his name.