The best way to discover the splendid Aeolian Islands in a week is definitely by sea! We take you aboard a splendid gulet that day after day will allow you to visit from Milazzo: Stromboli, Panarea, Lipari, Filicudi, Salina and Vulcano.
In the case of small groups up to 8 pax it is possible to make the same cruise aboard catamarans and sailing boats
ITINERARY: Milazzo - Stromboli - Panarea - Lipari - Filicudi - Salina - Vulcano - Milazzo
1st day Saturday: Milazzo
Presentation at boarding at 18:00
Accommodation on board, welcome cocktail, informative and safety briefing and departure to the CALA DEI LIPAROTI bay in the marine protected area of Capo Milazzo with arrival expected after 30 '.
For the more impatient it will be possible to take the first dive, diving into the blue / turquoise sea even after dinner, illuminated by the underwater lights installed for this purpose.
2nd day Sunday: Stromboli
At 7:30 am we will set sail for the island of Panarea with the first white bone stop, where we will be able to take a bath among the sulphurous shower heads. After lunch we will resume navigation until we reach the island of Stromboli.
At this point you can decide whether to simply visit the town or whether to make the ascent to the crater (900 meters, about 4 hours of walking), if not forbidden by the authorities.
At sunset, the observation of the Sciara del Fuoco, the characteristic volcanic activity of "IDDU" is scheduled, either comfortably seated by the observatory or subject to the activity of the volcano from the boat itself. (free dinner)
3rd day Monday: Panarea
After breakfast we will head towards Panarea, precisely towards the rock of Basiluzzo, where the colors of the sea will leave you breathless. Stop for a swim and lunch. In the afternoon, navigation to Milazzese bay for an excursion to the prehistoric village of Cala Junco, also on the island of Panarea and stop at anchor near the port. Tender service h24.
4th day Tuesday: Lipari
At 9:30 we resume navigation towards the pumice mountains (Lipari).
The swim stop will be characterized by the crystal clear waters and the shallow water that will seem to us to be in a Caribbean beach. After lunch we will go to the harbor "Sotto Monastero" of Lipari where it will be possible to go down to Marina Corta and taste the best cannoli of the Aeolian Islands. (free dinner)
5th day Wednesday: Filicudi
Departure at 08:00, towards the island of Filicudi, one of the most pristine islands of the archipelago, we will discover the cave of the sea ox and the rock of the cane will be our first stop along the coast.
After lunch we will head to the village of "Pecorini a Mare" from which we can leave for a 1-hour tour to visit the village of Valdichiesa and a unique sunset from the observatory.
6th day Thursday: Salina
At 08:30 we will leave for the island of Salina, with a stop for a swim in Pollara, where the shooting of the film "il postino" by Massimo Troisi was made. In the afternoon, after a short navigation we will enter the port, (subject to availability). Different excursion solutions can be chosen, from the most classic, granita da Alfredo, to wine tasting directly from the producer or for the more sporty, the ascent to Mount Fossa delle Felci.
Day 7 Friday: Vulcano / Milazzo
At 09:30 we will set sail for the island of Vulcano to take a bath and make the ascent to the crater. This volcano, unlike Stromboli, is less demanding. As soon as the excursion is over, everyone goes back on board before making the circumnavigation of the island admiring the cave of the horse and the pool of Venus.
We will continue the navigation to Milazzo where the return is expected at 17:30.
In Milazzo we recommend a visit to the fortified citadel and its Castle, the largest in Sicily, and the characteristic ancient village (free dinner).
8th day Saturday: Milazzo
Breakfast and disembarkation at 09.00.