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HYDROFOIL = ALISCAFO (only passengers) from Napoli : harbour Molo Beverello
40-50 minutes to Ischia Porto / Casamicciola / Forio
We pick you up if you disembark in Forio, call as on arrival 39 081 99 77 83 and kindly wait near the Hotel Villa Carolina, in front of the pier. Max. 4 persons.
Cost of the ticket : Aliscafo / hydrofoil € 18.-- + luggage / traghetto / ferry about € 10.--
Arriving by air: Upon arrival at Naples airport, you will need to go to the harbor: MOLO BEVERELLO where is the HYDROFOIL (aliscafo) service to Ischia, or to PORTA DI MASSA, for the ferryboats. There is the public (blue) ALIBUS to the harbour Molo Beverello , 20-30 min. ( to pay in the bus) which has 1 stop at the railway station.
To reach the ferry-port PORTA DI MASSA: we advice to go by taxi.
Arriving by train: Arrived in Naples, the taxis are outside of the station. Ask to go to MOLO BEVERELLO or
PORTA DI MASSA. ca. € 15.--
Attention: do not let the cabman feel that you are the first time in Naples,
otherwise he might do a sightseeing with you around the city. Just say that you are in hurry:
PRESTO PER FAVORE !
We organize the Transport from the airport or train-station to Villa Ravino.
CROSSING the Bay – Villa Ravino
Please bear in mind that the last ferry boats for Ischia leave Naples at 21.55 h (check timetable) from Porta di Massa. We advice to go there by taxi. For a late arrival kindly inform us. Whether you eventually disembark at either Ischia Porto or Forio, you will need to take a taxi to your destination: Residence Villa Ravino, Via Provinciale Panza, Forio, or, with little luggage the public bus Nr. 1 / 2 / CS , your stop : Distributore IP (petrol pump IP ) we are 50 mt further on, on the left side. Little short steep way up to us.
Or the next stop, in front of the botanical garden “GIARDINI RAVINO”, you enter through the garden, (closed on Tuesday and Thursday and from 19.00 h on)
The island bus service is good, with frequent buses to all the main points of interest.
Single tickets € 1.20 available in the Villa / 1 week tickets Monday-Sunday € 12.60 to order. Car-hire is reasonably priced.
Arriving with car : to embark in Napoli or Pozzuoli:
POZZUOLI: after the A 1 (autostrada) take the TANGENZIALE destination. Follow the road signs (many exits for the City). Your EXIT is NR. 12: VIA CAMPANA. turn right, through Pozzuoli, (downward) until you are on the seafront.
ATTENTION: the passage to the harbor is not well marked, and the ticket office is just on beginning of this way.
You need the logbook for the ticket. The cost of a car is appr. € 70 - 150..-- one way, includes the driver. Other passengers have to pay extra.
Online tickets email@example.com or phone ..39 081 3334411
NAPLES/ PORTO DI MASSA : exit from the A 1: AREA PORTUALE : The traghetto ( ferryboat ) leaves from PORTA DI MASSA, entrance along the harbour-road. Last ferry at 21.55h (to check )
Ischia – Villa Ravino: Disembarked on the Island, take the right side on the main-road. Passing through Casamicciola, Lacco Ameno. When you have the historical part of Forio on the front, with the little harbor on your right side, turn left, following the road as far as to the Petrol station IP , ca.1 km . We are a few meters further on, on the left side, Attention: little short steep way up to us. Parking 10 mt before the house, on the right.
Or, with a very big car; in front of the GIARDINI RAVINO-entrance.
S.S. 270 Citara - 80075 Forio d'Ischia (NA) I ITALY - Tel./Fax +39 081 997783 - Mobile: +39 3294983923 Email : firstname.lastname@example.org