Naples is the largest city in southern Italy. It is located on the coast of the Gulf of Naples. This historic center is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Naples is a place of fierce battles. Many civilizations vied for the control of this city. The port of Naples is one of the most important in the Mediterranean. The city's economy is one of the largest in Italy.
Why sailors love Naples
The history of this region is rich. Therefore, there are many historic buildings, squares, and churches in Naples. There are also many modern comforts and leisure options. Naples is located near the legendary Vesuvius. This place is perfect for starting a sailing route.
In Naples you can travel on sailing destinations along the Amalfi Coast, Capri. Many nearby islands also attract attention. Sorrento, Positano, Ischia, and Ponza — the Neapolitan coast and archipelagos in the Tyrrhenian Sea will delight you with nature reserves, delicious Italian cuisine, and traces of ancient civilizations.
We recommend exploring the coast south of Salerno. There are many unspoiled fishing harbours that make your sailing vacation in Naples so rich.
The marinas are well equipped, but the cost of parking can be high as the region is very popular with tourists and yachtsmen.