Ischia is the largest of the islands in the Gulf of Naples, so large that it is made up of 6 municipalities. It is an island rich in nature and many attractions to visit and thermal parks since Roman times. Follow our advice!
One of the most important and famous thermal parks of Ischia is Negombo which is located in the Bay of San Montano in the municipality of Lacco Ameno. It is perfect for a day to relax and spend time among the bars and restaurants inside. A rich vegetation surrounds the various areas and pools and here and there you will also find sculptures by Arnaldo Pomodoro and Lucio del Pezzo.
It is located in the ancient village of Ischia Ponte on top of a block of volcanic origin and connected to the mainland by a bridge in the middle of the sea, where the Ischitans usually bathe. The castle is surrounded by a park whose path is about two kilometers long with some differences in height, so we recommend comfortable shoes.
The castle is open all year every day and the cost of the ticket is 10 euros
They are another of the symbols of Ischia: a lush garden with rare and tropical plants. A cool and relaxing corner that is absolutely worth a visit. The garden is located in Forio and is open on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 9 am to 7 pm from 13 May to 31 October.
The full price is 12 euros, reduced 10 euros.
Children up to 11 years pay 7 euros up to 5 years enter for free.
This beach is located in Barano and was recently made famous by Elena Ferrante who set here the part of her from her book L ’Amica Geniale, set in Ischia. It is the longest beach on the island and there are both lidos and pieces of free beach. Behind the beach there are also free thermal springs.
This beach is located between Lacco Ameno and Forio, its sand is white and enjoys the tropical vegetation of the Negombo thermal park.
This beach is located in Forio and can be reached by a staircase carved into the rock. The seabed is other and rocky and is mainly frequented by young people.
The bay of Citara is located in Forio and is a long white beach with transparent and clear sea. Here the sun goes away very late and it is possible to admire the most beautiful sunset of Ischia.