Ischia Ferry Port
Ischia lies off the coast of Naples. The island is 10 km from east to west and 7 km north to south. It has a coastline of 34 km and covers an area of 46.3 sq km. It is the second port on the island and offers connections to Naples and the nearby city of Pozzuoli which is also in the Province of Naples. The island is famed for the legendary healing properties of its thermal springs and its beaches. The town of Ischia has two different centers: Ischia Porto and Ischia Ponte. Ischia Porto is the commercial center of the island and is named after the main port. Ischia Ponte is named for the area surrounding and including the footbridge that was constructed to connect the Castello Aragonese with the island. All Ischia ferries can be booked simply and easily on Ferrysavers.co.uk.
Getting to Ischia porto port
Only residents are allowed to travel by car on the island of Ischia from April to September. However, the island offers a very good bus service.
Ischia Public Transport 'Eavbus runs a good bus service throughout the city including routes to and from the port.
About Ischia Porto
Ischia is the largest island in the bay of Naples and although Capri is by far the most famous island in this region, many people consider Ischia to be more beautiful. The largest town in Ischia is also called Ischia. This can be initially confusing. In the town of Ischia, there are two different centres. These are Ischia Porto and Ischia Ponte. Ischia Porto is the region where the port is located, and the region itself, is, of course, named after the port. This area is the commercial centre of the island.
Ischia Town stretches along the north east coastline of the island. Ischia is a delightful and vivacious town. Multi-coloured houses stretch along the edge of a lake which was once a crater. This lake was converted into a safe harbour by Ferdinand II of the Bourbons by opening up one side to the sea. You will find lsh pine woods throughout the town that stretch down to the beaches.
The area of Ischia Ponte is renowned for its beaches, thermal springs, historical attractions and luxury hotels built on fantastic sites of stunning natural beauty.
Ischia Porto Map
Via Iasolino, Ischia, 80077, Italy
Ischia Porto, Via Iasolino, Ischia, Italy
06 Aug 2019Bay of Naples
Took hydrofoil from Naples to Ischia. Fast and efficient boarding. Quick crossing. Regular service and good value.
Review by TIM