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Piazza Umberto I

Capri, Island of Capri, Italy
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Take a walk around the center of town to meet the locales, relax at a trattoria or watch the people go by from any of the park benches surrounding this busy square.
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  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Capri, Island of Capri, Italy
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"famous square"
in 6 reviews
"day trippers"
in 15 reviews
"place to see and be seen"
in 4 reviews
"clock tower"
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"aperol spritz"
in 3 reviews
"great for people watching"
in 4 reviews
"starting point"
in 5 reviews
"gelato"
in 11 reviews
"meeting point"
in 7 reviews
"capri town"
in 13 reviews
"marina grande"
in 14 reviews
"the main square"
in 7 reviews
"meeting place"
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"window shopping"
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"cable car"
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"amazing views"
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

A small piazza, the largest for Capri’s dimensions, two Cafes a bell tower and two or three shops, lively and colorful At all times, just a one minute walk away from the last bus stop coming from Marina Grande. Take a sit, have a ristretto...More

Thank Jorge B
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

This is the heart of Capri shopping experience. I took a bus by mistake to this ancient square and felt in love with this place. It is so beautiful, so vibrant and filled with so many lovely cafes, bars, restaurants, souvenir shops, etc. etc. It...More

Thank Concierge3725
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

The Piazzetta of Capri is a small square in Capri town... but more importantly it is the place to see and be seen on Capri... everyone from all ages and from all walks of life meets there to catch up on island news. There are...More

Thank Laetitia C
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

Praça central de Capri com alguns cafés bem caros!! Central square of Capri with some very expensive cafes!!

Thank João F
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

What a lovely, ancient square, surrounded by bars and cafes offering a great service, but at a price. I'm not complaining as I expected this sort of pricing, but the unwary could get a shock at €10 for a fruit juice, €9 for 3 scoops...More

Thank RodBint
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

From this square you can start exploring Capri or shops and restaurants. Beautiful streets and beautiful shops with interesting exhibitions. With that smell of coffee and pastry encourages you to sit and relax with coffee and delicious ice cream.

Thank jasio2161
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

The Piazza Umberto (sometimes referred to as the Piazzetta) is on the east end of the island above Marina Grande. The square may be small, but you won’t have any trouble finding it. Just look for Torre dell'Orologi, the clock tower that anchors the piazza....More

1  Thank Linda Y
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

The Piazza Umberto I is the main piazza on the Island of Capri. It is a busy hustle and bustle area with shops, restaurants and street vendors.

Thank lollygal
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

We had drinks here as a treat and to watch the world go by. All life goes through the Piazza. We had abeer and a glass of wine for 17 euros. We got nice'bits' with the drinks.

Thank susanwalsh
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

A great place to be in for drinks or dinner. Nearly all people arriving to the island have to pass through here so the people watching is amazing. Never disappoints.

Thank Skiingk
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JaseKing
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Response from MarkCoppes | Reviewed this property |
Have been there many times. Do not expect closures.
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Donna C
6 March 2017|
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Response from Lyall D | Reviewed this property |
Same as previous answer, its a busy tourist spot, so can't see the shops and tours being closed. Its their main income.
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