A new experience which aims to make the guests of the land of the Syrens become masters of the wonders offered by the Sorrento Coast and its surroundings.
The fishing holiday is a service that offers an interesting way to spend a day as a seaman.
The adventure, for those who choose the daytime trip, starts at half past nine departing either from the port of Marina Lobra (Massa Lubrense) or from the Marina Piccola (Sorrento), these ports can be reached easily by taxi or bus.
Once on board the adventure starts, the first stop will be made near Punta Campanella, then on to visiting the Saracen towers, outposts that once served to guard the most important hubs of the maritime trade.
Throughout your journey you shall be accompanied by a reliable crew, equipped with different nets used to capture all the different types of fish that inhabit the waters of the peninsula, thus having the opportunity to experience the exciting adventure of fishing, feeling the enthusiasm of throwing empty nets, waiting for them to fill and then discovering what you have caught which is then cooked on board according to the oldest and most delicious local recipes, and then enjoying your freshly caught and cooked meal in one of the many coves and beaches in the marine nature reserve of Punta Campanella.
You shall also have the opportunity to stop and swim in the crystal clear waters which were once inhabited by the Syrens.
Thanks to your guides you will have the opportunity to admire the most beautiful places of the area and discover its history, myths and traditions, competing in fishing activities and learning about the various species of fish, navigating in the traditional way, choosing from the various fishing techniques that will change depending on the season, such as that of nets that just get placed, those for catching octopus, or the ones which get dragged to catch mackerel. Your journey shall finish at 17:00 pm, at the same port you departured from.
The same experience can be lived during the night.
The departure for the night fishing is set at 7:30 pm. from the same ports as mentioned above, stopping near the cliffs of Capri: in fact, the fishing shall begin at sunset which is the best time to observe the passage of dolphins and listen to their unique sounds. After fishing some shellfish you shall go on to Ieranto Bay or one of the many coves of the Blue Island (Capri), where you will have the opportunity to refresh with a swim under the moonlight, before participating in squid catching in the waters of Capri.
The adventure ends with a fantastic seafood dinner that shall feel mythological as it shall be torchlit, the platters shall be based on the evening catch, mainly fried squid.
You return to the same port of departure shall be scheduled for 2:00 am.
A fishing holiday, more than being a new way of interpreting hospitality, is making ones dream come true.