What to do in Ponza
Boat Tour – from € 27,50 for person
Many companies organize daily tours to visit our splendid islands.
The classic tours are the only Ponza tour and the turn of the only Palmarola during which you discover all the bays of the islands. The tour of Zannone previews an easy trek through the centuries-old oak forest. The most popular tour is undoubtedly the tour of Ponza and Palmarola together. All the tours include various stops to swim and enjoy the day. All minicruises include a plate of pasta, water, wine and coffee served on board during one of the stops and last in about 5 hours.
Caves and grottos tour – from € 12,50 to € 20 for person
The tour includes a visit to Cave Pontius Pilate, the Emerald Cave, The cave of Ulysses up to the majestic Lighthoese of the Guard. These tours are carried out on “gozzi”, tipical small boats, for up tu 8-10 people or on boats of 50 people. The gozzo certainly allows you to visit the caves more accurately by physically entering the caves to admire the splendid colors , leaving you speechless.
Sightseeing by bus – € 10 for person
The sightseeing allows to travel the whole island from the port at the north of the island through the clorful village of Santra Maria and the fisherman village of Le Forna.
The road goes through cultivated fields, Mediterranean scrub, houses and courtyards. During the journey of about 75 minutes there are two stops at panoramic points to enjoy the view and take beautiful photographs. An audio guide will introduce you to history, curiosity and information about the island.
Trekking and excursion
There are beautiful and low-difficulty routes that will leave you breathless for their nature and landscapes.
Getting on the roof of the archipelago on a clear day is a wonderful experience. The mule track is simple and climbs between dry stone walls, vineyards and Mediterranean scrub. Once up, you will not be surprised when you’re really over the Guard’s lighthouse.
The definitely most beautiful hike of the island. Even now it is crossed by the peasants of the Antiche Cantine Migliaccio to cultivate the vine. The route is marked by aphorisms selected by the local poet Antonio De Luca who will drag you to a place far in time and space.
Starting from the provincial road, go down towards the Bourbon fort overlooking the bay. On foot you reach the homonymous beach and then visit the ethnographic museum. The return can be made on foot by returning to the main road or by sea with the boat line.
Very easy but fascinating route. You reach the northern tip with unique and unique views
Rental boats and zodiacs is the best solution to enjoy our sea. In complete autonomy, you can choose your favorite cove that will remain “yours” forever. Every corner of our island presents colors, caves and unique features that can be uncovered only by small boats.
You can choose the boat that suits you among our many charterers. If you prefer the comfort and space, then boats and gozzi up to 6 meters are your choice. All with cushions, swimming ladder, awning antisole and icebox. The zodiac instead is the choice for those who love to run and move constantly.
But everyone can drive them? Yes . The license is only for the few boats above 40 horsepower.
I can go alone anywhere, even to the island of Palmarola? Yes, navigation is visible and you can not go wrong.
But it is difficult to guide them? No, forward, reverse and neutral. After 10 minutes
Want to relax without thinking about driving? Obviously there are fishing boats and boats with experienced sailor who will assist and will make the day truly memorable ….