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Capri, Campania

Capri
Capri harbor (Marina Grande) and waterfront
Capri harbor (Marina Grande) and waterfront
Coat of arms of Capri
Coat of arms
Location of Capri
Capri is located in Italy
Capri
Capri
Location of Capri in Italy
Capri is located in Campania
Capri
Capri
Capri (Campania)
Coordinates: 40°33′N 14°15′E / 40.550°N 14.250°E / 40.550; 14.250
CountryItaly
RegionCampania
Metropolitan cityNaples (NA)
Government
 • MayorGiovanni De Martino
Area
 • Total3 km2 (1 sq mi)
Population
(1 April 2009)
 • Total7,320
 • Density2,400/km2 (6,300/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Capresi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
80073
Dialing code081
Patron saintSaint Constantius of Capri
Saint dayMay 14
WebsiteOfficial website

Capri is a municipality, in the Metropolitan City of Naples, situated on the island of Capri in Italy. It comprises the centre and East of the island, while the West belongs to Anacapri.

Main sights

Churches

Overview

The city is only a part of the island of Capri.

Sights in the municipality include Via Krupp, Faraglioni, Arco Naturale, Villa Lysis, Villa Malaparte. The Palazzo a Mare are the most extensive Roman remains upon Capri's littoral zone.[1]

Transport

There are ferries and hydrofoil from Naples port Mergellina and Molo Beverello, Sorrento, Positano and Amalfi to the port of Capri. From the port of Marina Grande the Capri funicular climbs to Capri town above.

The nearest Airports are:

Gallery

References

  1. ^ Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain). (1903). The Geographical journal (Public domain ed.). Royal Geographical Society. pp. 133–. Retrieved 5 July 2012.

External links

Media related to Capri at Wikimedia Commons