Ponza - the main harbour
With the freshwater tanker, Xenia - lifeline of the Pontine islands - moored
outside and, within, a Caremar hydrofoils plus a small island car ferry
Gennarino a Mare
Hotel with a very pleasant restaurant, over on the far side of the port
Somewhat unwisely, not where we'd chosen to stay!
Excursions from Ischia
Although using boats larger than these, the Captain Morgan and
Linea Rumore lines now offer a combined brochure, under the
name "IschiaSea" that shows just a weekly run to the Pontines
from Ischia, on Wednesdays - in high season only.
SNAV timetable 2012
Weekends only, and just from 7 July to 1 September that year!
For more recent details, although only these - for 2012 - were available when
checking in mid-Jan 2013 (and again today, Feb 16th), try watching:
... and also...
But note that "daily departures" are a thing of the distant past, even during high summer
Alilauro, no service in 2012
In the past Alilauro have run a summer service that ran from Naples,
via Forio on Ischia, and called at both islands - but they appear to
have now given that up for good!