Weekend Aeolian Islands

Discovering the other 2 volcanoes in Sicily: Vulcano and Stromboli.

DEPARTURE/RESTORED PLACE
Milazzo or Messina
DEPARTURE TIME/ RETURN Depending on the place of departure.
RECOMMENDED EQUIPMENT Front lamp, hiking boots, windproof jacket, sweater or sweatshirt.
N.B. In Stromboli you can rent all the equipment for the excursion.
INCLUDED
Guide Hydrofoil
Guided hike Overnight and half board
NOT INCLUDED
Equipment (may be rented on the spot)

The 2-day itinerary in the Aeolian archipelago allows us to discover the other 2 active volcanoes in Sicily: Vulcano and Stromboli. Both gave their names to 2 types of volcanic activity: the Vulcan eruptions and the Strombolian eruptions. Stromboli in particular called by the ancient “lighthouse of the Mediterranean”, is one of the few volcanoes in the world in perpetual explosive activity.

Vertical drop: 900m Stromboli; 400m Vulcano.

Travel times: 6h (Stromboli), 2h (Vulcano).

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Additional information

WhereAeolian Islands
Duration2 days
DifficultyEasy / Medium

1

Mattina: Partenza

partenza per Stromboli con aliscafo da Milazzo.
2

13:00: Arrivo

Arrivo a Stromboli. Relax nelle spiagge di sabbia nere dell’isola
3

17:30: Ascesa al cratere

Ascesa al cratere, pausa sul ciglio del cratere per ammirare le esplosioni e ritorno in paese
4

Mattina del giorno successivo: Partenza per Vulcano

Relax nei fanghi termali dell’isola.
5

Pomeriggio

Ascesa al cratere di Vulcano.
5

Serata: Rientro a Milazzo

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