CONFERENCE SITE

Hotel La Palma, Capri, Naples
Via V. Emanuele 39, 80073 CAPRI (Na) Italy
Ph. +39 081 8370133 Fax +39 081 8376966
htpp://www.lapalma-capri.com/en/

Hotel La Palma is in the centre of Capri, close to the famous square Umberto I (widely known as “Piazzetta”).  It is in the perfect position to reach the incredible sites of the Island: i Giardini di Augusto, Via Krupp, La Certosa and the Faraglioni.

ACCOMMODATIONS

Hotel reservations and meals are included with registration are provided by the Hotel La Palma. This location has repeatedly been used for numerous scientific conferences and has always been highly regarded by previous attendees because of the intimate, fun, informal environment. Most importantly it is highly conducive to fostering interactions. In particular, the hotel has wonderful common spaces, including a terrace and a hall that has many sofas and armchairs where many informal scientific discussions have been held.

Participants will be lodged in double rooms, a very limited number of single rooms are available.

TRAVEL TIPS

Naples Airport to Ferry Ports

There is an airport shuttle bus which connects the Naples Airport to the Naples Porta di Massa and Molo Beverello ferry ports. Tickets can be purchased on board (5 Euro) and are valid for 90 minutes for use on all local public transportation. Buses depart every 30 minutes from 6:30 am to 11:30 pm.Click here for the shuttle bus schedule.

The ports can also be reached from the airport by taxi.
Note: All taxi’s should display exact fare, those that do not should be avoided.

 

Ferry to Capri Marina Grande Port
The two major routes to Capri are from Porta di Massa (ferries) and Porto Molo Beverallo (aliscafi/high speed hydrofoils). All boats reach the Capri Marina Grande port. Click here for more information and schedules from both ferry ports (the schedule changes frequently, check shortly before travel dates). Tickets can be purchased at the port in advance.

Note: It may be advantageous to purchase tickets early to ensure a spot on the desired ferry.

 

Capri Marina to Hotel la Palma

Hotel La Palma, found in the centre of Capri, is a few minutes walk from the famous square Umberto I (well known as “Piazzetta”).
The Piazzetta can be reached from the Capri Marina Grande port by taxi, bus or funicular railway. The fastest method is the funicular, which climbs uphill through lemon groves and drops you directly in the Piazzetta. Click here for more information.