The Monte Solaro chair lift was built by the engineer Uliscia in 1952.
The equipment was completely overhauled in 1998 by Sacmif srl and reopened in 1999.
In fact, the facility is managed by Sacmif Engineering who also looks after maintenance.
The lift has 156 chairs and with an ascent time of 12 minutes allows an opportunity to enjoy a 360° panorama of Capri.
After the journey the tourist can relax at the “Canzone del Cielo”, an American bar and solarium open since the fifties. Nearby are the ruins of “Fortino di Bruto” built 1806 – 1808 during the military campaigns between the French and the English.
Many people have used the chair lift including the famous – in the photo you can admire the beauty of the actress Rita Hayworth. We are expecting you!