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Scala Fenicia (Phoenician Steps)

V. Capodimonte, 80071 Anacapri, Island of Capri, Italy
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Capri steps

I took the bus to Anacapri and walked down the Phoenician Steps , all 922 of them . Quite tricky as... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2018
ruthiereed
,
Devon
via mobile
Excellent views

Instead of taking the bus from Anacapri to Marina Grande we went by these steps. So the way went... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
Soccca
,
Tolmin, Slovenia
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

I took the bus to Anacapri and walked down the Phoenician Steps , all 922 of them . Quite tricky as it had been raining and the steps were steep and deep and slippy . Fantastic views on the way down .

Thank ruthiereed
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

Instead of taking the bus from Anacapri to Marina Grande we went by these steps. So the way went down and it was not difficult, but the views were wonderful.

Thank Soccca
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Just climbed these amazing steps. It’s tough going but well worth it - fantastic views, clean air & bags of exercise. Not to be missed - few make the effort so it’s actually really peaceful. Wear sturdy trainers or waking shoes & bring water. Treat...More

Thank MaxwellStone
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

I decided to climb these rather than take the bus from the Grande Marina to Anacapri to get to Mounte Solaro. The directions were fairly straight forward. You start out wandering through alleys/roads in neighborhoods. Steep walk. Then you go through the woods on the...More

1  Thank kayakergrl2017
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

My husband and I decided to walk down the steps from Anacapri to return to Capri. I'm not particularly fit, but figured going down would be no problem. Boy, was I wrong! Cardio-wise it was completely fine, but I had trouble balancing as the steps...More

3  Thank dan00089
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

Scoring goals is easy if you are Christiano Renaldo; tennis comes easy to Roger Federer; and walking up or down the Scala Fenicia (Phoenician Steps) is easy too if you’re reasonably fit. Take this into account when reading reviews of this attraction and don’t be...More

3  Thank Rantin rover
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

The stairs are very easy to find. And at first, they look pretty easy. You say, "Oh this ain't too bad. I can do this." But just you wait! Along the way the vistas are spectacular, breathtaking and expansive. There are little rest stops along...More

Thank Vickie W
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

We were staying in Anacapri and had heard that there were some good walks to be had on the island, so when we found out that you could walk down to Capri we jumped at the chance. This was a great way to see more...More

Thank Colin S
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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Turn right at Marina Grande and following the winding road a little way until you see the sign. Google maps helped us find the start. We walked up in half an hour- lovely views en route. We are fit but certainly not athletes. It is...More

1  Thank 777Jane
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We decided to walk to Anacapri rather than take the bus. We had no idea what we were in for! Probably better that way, otherwise we may have chosen not to attempt it! We climbed the 912 steps and although it was hard (we are...More

1  Thank 36Mega
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nicoleapril123
3 April 2018|
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Response from 777Jane | Reviewed this property |
I can’t actually remember but would estimate 40 mins absolute tops.
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linda w
8 May 2015|
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Response from GothenburgProfessor | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Sorry, I do not know that there exists a bakery at the bottom of the steps. If there exists one it's very hidden (or most probably it does not exist any more). Best GP
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