The Bay of Naples envelops in its crescent-shaped cuddle some true natural masterpieces; famous Capri, the spa haven of Ischia, and the tiny village like Procida. They offer a landscape of rare beauty molded by the wind, the sea and man, where vacationers can relax in complete tranquility during the day and enjoy the best of fun and entertainment at night.
The Bay of Naples is a 9.3 miles wide gulf located along the south-western coast of. It opens to the west into the Mediterranean Sea. It is bordered on the north by the cities of Naples and Pozzuoli, on the east by Mount Vesuvius, and on the south by the Sorrentine Peninsula and the main town of the peninsula, Sorrento, with the seaside Roman ruins of Pompeii and Herculaneum at the foot of Mount Vesuvius (destroyed in the AD 79 eruption of Vesuvius), along the north coast.
Travel to the islands is only available by boat from Naples, Sorrento or Amalfi