Thanks to its excellent geographical position, the harbour of San Vito lo Capo is highly safe for vessels that decide to stop there.
Closed westside from the lighthouse and eastside from the top of Solanto, it has two piers and four floating docks that can accommodate up to 500 boats, and the eight meters water deep allows the mooring of large yachts.
In the morning you can buy some fresh fish directly by the fishermen moored in the docks.
For sailors is ensured the opportunity of taking care of the boats. There are some scuba diving schools and sailing schools. Every morning a lot of boat trips leave from here.
The port is completely protected from northern winds, Mistral, Libeccio do not cause any difficulties, while Scirocco, Grecale and Levante winds only annoy the boats moored in the first section of the west pier.
For those who reach San Vito from the sea, the coordinates of the port are: north latitude 38 ° 11 ‘, east longitude 12 ° 44 ‘.