The service was faultless and Gianni gave me some really invaluable insider information about the island!
The service was faultless and Gianni gave me some really invaluable insider information about the island!
Giamma from TripAdvisor
Just an amazing day with the best in the business guiding our way
Just an amazing day with the best in the business guiding our way
PhillyBee from TripAdvisor
Capri is an island that is simply breathtaking, but there's no better way to discover its beauty than by sea...
Capri is an island that is simply breathtaking, but there's no better way to discover its beauty than by sea...
Levrai from TripAdvisor
He helped us to discover amazing caves, where we were all alone and far from the tourist crowds
He helped us to discover amazing caves, where we were all alone and far from the tourist crowds
Giamma from TripAdvisor
A once-in-a-lifetime chance to swim in the most unforgettable places. Our kids will remember it forever (and so will we!).
A once-in-a-lifetime chance to swim in the most unforgettable places. Our kids will remember it forever (and so will we!).
AlbChia from TripAdvisor
What will you have to do? Nothing! Just relax and let the captain do the rest.
What will you have to do? Nothing! Just relax and let the captain do the rest.
Olivetano from TripAdvisor
A fantastic tour for a couple, and our kiss under the Faraglioni brought us good luck just like we were told it would...
A fantastic tour for a couple, and our kiss under the Faraglioni brought us good luck just like we were told it would...
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About me

Would you like to discover Capri on my traditional "gozzo" boats?

Ciao, I'm Gianni and I'm a sailor, a very special kind of sailor! The holidaymakers who board my boat are not passengers but friends, friends eager to explore the coves and wonders of the sea surrounding Capri, Italy.

I'm a lucky guy. I do the thing that I love most - sailing around Capri - every single day! And with my boat tours, I get the chance to share this love with people from all four corners of the world!

Services

Extra-Special Services for My Passengers

Additional services available upon request:
  • On-board massage
  • Champagne with seasonal fruit or oysters
  • Fresh fruit
  • Capri-style on-board picnic
  • Serenades

And for all my passengers: a toast with ice-cold limoncello. Not the type you'll find in the supermarket, but rather the limoncello which my "mamma" Rita makes with the lemons growing in our garden!

Want to make your day at sea even more special?

Have a look at the Emotions Tours

Departure from: Capri

Mind-Blowing Capri Tour with Prosecco!

From € 250 Per boat | Max 4 passengers

Duration 3 hours

Free cancellation

  • Three hours at sea off Capri
  • Prosecco toast on board
  • Traditional gozzo boat

Departure from: Capri

Short Tour: Faraglioni and White Grotto

From € 100 Per Boat | Max 4 passengers

Duration 1 hour

Free cancellation

  • See the highlights in just an hour
  • Sail the calmest side of the island
  • Snap photos in front of the famous Faraglioni!

Departure from: Capri

Divine Capri: 2.15-hour Boat Tour

From € 170 Per boat | Max 4 passengers

Duration 2 hours

Free cancellation

  • See Capri by sea
  • Limoncello toast on board
  • English-speaking skipper

Departure from: Capri

The Full Day "Capri-holic" Tour

From € 380 Per boat | Max 4 passengers € 400 -5%

Duration 7 hours

Free cancellation

  • Option of a picnic at sea
  • English-speaking skipper
  • Limoncello on board

Departure from: Capri

3-Hour Boat Tour: Capri by Comfortable Supergozzo

From € 350 Per boat | Max 5 passengers

Duration 3 hours

Free cancellation

  • Cruise around Capri in just hours
  • Gozzo with WC and cabin
  • Prosecco and Limoncello on board

Departure from: Capri

Romantic Sunset Tour - 2 Hours

From € 180 Per boat | Max 2 people

Duration 2 hours (Afternoon)

Free cancellation

  • Watch the sunset by sea
  • Drinks on board
  • English-speaking skipper

Departure from: Capri

Champagne Sunset Tour

From € 250 Per boat | Max 2 people

Duration 2 hours (Afternoon)

Free cancellation

  • Champagne on board
  • Sunset beneath the Faraglioni
  • English-speaking skipper

Night transfer to Nerano

From € 270 Up to 4 persons € 300 -10%

Duration 2 hours (Night)

Free cancellation

Night transfer on boat from Capri to Nerano: enjoy a dinner in an old fishing village.

Departure from: Capri

Fabulous lunch in Nerano fisherman bay

From € 300 Per boat | Max 4 passengers € 350 -14%

Duration 4 hours

Free cancellation

  • Exploring the bay of Nerano and lunch on the restaurant with sea view

My History

My family's passion for the sea

My private boat tour company is called Gianni's Boat because when I first started sailing around the island of Capri in my own boat, it was out of passion rather than to make a living. In the 1990's, I became famous for my "Gozzo Parties", which drew the crowds from all over Italy. At the time, I was studying economics at the University of Naples but I soon realized that the financial world was not for me and that all I really wanted to do was sail. That's when I decided to transform my favorite hobby into a career and "Gianni's Boat" was born.

Today I have 10 gozzi sorrentini boats measuring between 7 and 10 meters, all with sun deck and awning, iced cooler, safety jackets for adults and children, and plenty of fresh, comfortable cushions (which my "mamma", Rita, insists on washing - by hand!).

I couldn't do what I do without the help of my family...a family which, instead of blood, has the salty water of the sea coursing through its veins! We came to the island of Capri on holiday more than 20 years ago and we loved the place so much, we decided to settle here.

My dad owned a Riva Acquarama motorboat in which, from the tender age of 16, he sailed the seas of the Bay of Naples. One of my uncles is a decorated member of the Italian Naval League and had the honor of being the skipper for members of the British royal family and for Jackie Kennedy when they visited the Bay of Naples. Another uncle was a champion canoeist.

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