Experience the beauties Italy has to offer to the fullest, sail off to the Eolie Islands, one of the most amazing archipelagos of the Mediterranean Sea: its 7 volcanic islands offer breathtaking landscapes, which is why the best way to visit them is by boat. Some spots can be reached only by sea, but this will just be one more way to be in touch with the astonishing nature. Don’t worry about being boring: the tour includes also trekking tours, diving, and so much more!
Arrival in Portorosa in the early afternoon, meeting with the boat crew and aperitivo with the captain. Sail off from Portorosa, heading to Vulcano, where you will arrive by dinnertime.
After breakfast, head to the trekking up to the top of Vulcano; after some 2 hours, you will be able to enjoy the astonishing views over the sea. Back on board, your next destination will be Lipari. Arrival on the island and tour of the city streets.
After breakfast, head to the island of Alicudi. Once there, you will be able to either have a 4-hour tour to the highest point of the island, Filo dell’Arpa, or take a boat trip around it and dive in Schiena del Drago (literary “the Dragon’s back”), near Montesassari. Lunch on board and departure in the afternoon to Filicudi, where you will spend the night.
After breakfast, visit the town of Filicudi. Quick trip to the promontory and the prehistorical village of Capo Graziano. Back on board, explore “La Canna”, a vulcanic stone that emerges from the sea. Lunch on board and departure to Santa Maria di Salina. Arrival on the beach of Pollara to take a swim in one of the most beautiful spots of the archipelago.
After breakfast you will head to Secca del Capo, for an amazing snorkeling experience: you will be able to spot an underwater volcano, 9 meters from the water surface. Back on board, lunch, and transfer to Cala Junco, in Panarea, where you will be able to dive again. Dinner on board after a tour of the island and overnight in Cala degli Zimmari.
Breakfast and snorkeling around the beautiful Lisca Bianca, Lisca Nera, Formiche, Dattilo, and Basiluzzo. Transfer to Stromboli for lunch and a trip around the island. In the afternoon, trip to Pizzo Sopra la Fossa and Vancori to witness the volcanic eruptions. Dinner on board.
Breakfast and diving session in Strombolicchio. Later, head to Portorosa stopping at the cliffs of Lipari or at the Grotta del Cavallo. Lunch and transfer to Portorosa. Dinner and overnight on board.
Arrival in Portorosa and farewell.
Changes in the itinerary may incur. Organizers may modify the tour accordingly to weather conditions to ensure the safety of participants.
You will be hosted on board of Galeodea, a Beneteau sailboat, Cyclades 50.5. It’s perfect for excursions, and can host up to 12 people. It’s almost 16 mt long, has 6 cabins, 4 doubles and 2 single, plus 3 bathrooms and a kitchen.
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