The Perfumed Garden of Axel Munthe

The island of Capri is not just a destination for your upcoming holiday, it’s the paradise on earth.
The island has antique architecture, sun, beautiful gardens with lemon, olive and fig trees.

The beautiful home of the Swedish physician, Axel Munthe is Villa San Michele (situated in Anacapri). The villa was built on the ruins of an old chapel, which was dedicated to San Michele.
Munthe was a fascinating man. He was a doctor, scientist, poet, humanist and loved animals, nature and music.

The garden has a view over the amazing Gulf of Naples, the Sorrento Peninsula and the island of Ischia.
The garden has a beautiful view over sea and sky and you will be fascinated by the remarkable plants, like: african lily, giant yuccas, cypresses, bay laurels, hydrangeas, several varieties of camellias, orange and a pistachio trees.

Discover Capri!



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