1 Week Cruise: the Volcanoes of the Aeolian IslandsOne week cruise among the Volcanoes of the Aeolian Islands, by a Caique at your exclusive use, max 12 guests on board. Request to Book
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- Min: 1 Person
Your cruise takes place on board of a charming Turkish Caiques. This is a
kind of boat well known for its considerable largeness and wide liveable areas
with higher standard of comfort during cruising.
The aim of this cruise is to explore the Volcanoes of the Aeolian Islands following an expert guide who will reveal you all the secrets of these spectacular treasure of the Mediterranean.
Boat in exclusive use. You will have 6 double cabins to accommodate up to 12 people on board.
Skipper and the crew: included.
Departure: 17:00 from the Port of Milazzo (ME).
1° day: boarding at h 17:00 pm in Milazzo and welcome drink. Free visit of Milazzo. Captain's Briefing about the journey and the safety rules about the cruise. Dinner on board. Overnight.
2° day: breakfast and departure from Milazzo to Stromboli; arrival scheduled late in the morning. Excursion on the island. From the port you will walk on the narrow streets of the village to the entrance said “Ufficio delle guide”, departure point for the climbing to the volcano. The path runs along the coast and climbs regularly becoming even steeper till the top. From there, fire contrails offer an amazing show. After almost an hour, you will come back to the boat, on a path taking about 2 hours. This excursion totally takes about 6 hours and it is not particularly difficult being indicated to everyone (8 km, altitude 800 meters). Dinner on board during the navigation to Panarea Island (2 hours). It is very rare to overnight in Stromboli, because of the low-rise sea bottoms where it is very difficult to dock. Captain shall decide at his own discretion also depending on sea and weather conditions.
3° day: Breakfast on board. Excursion taking about 4 hours up to the top of Panarea Island, on "Timpone del Corvo", 421 meters offering a wonderful view. Picnic and return to the little port of San Pietro. The way back to the boat goes through a picturesque path with its typical little white houses with blue windows . Bathing into the clear waters of Cala Junco, located at the slopes of a prehistoric village. Dinner and overnight on board.
4° day: Breakfast and navigation to Lisca Nera, Basiluzzo and Datillo, which are deserted little islands having a particular shape, evidence of a seismic cataclysm. It is possible to watch underwater "Fumarole" here. You will proceed to Salina Island. Once you will reach the island, you will visit the village of Santa Marina, where a bus will bring you in the centre of the island, between the two volcanos of Monte dei Porri and Fossa delle Felci. From Valdichiesa, you will climb up to "Cima del Fossa" (3 hours). Here you will watch the wonderful view overlooking all the islands. Descending the mountain, you will walk on a shady path (6-7 hours of walk at an altitude of 960 meters). Dinner on board and overnight.
5° day: breakfast. Departure for the tour of Salina Island, where you will take a bath in Pollara. After bathing, departure to Lipari Island, arrival scheduled at h 12:00 am at the port of Lipari. Lunch and free afternoon to visit the village and its archaeological and volcanology museum. Late in the afternoon, departure to Vulcano Island, a few miles away from Lipari. Dinner on board and overnight.
6° day: Breakfast and departure for the great crater said "della Fossa", discovering active "solfare" and "fumerole". This tour takes about 3 hours of walk to get to the crater at an altitude of about 400 meters. Return to the village, free afternoon to visit the village and to take a bath into the thermal waters . Dinner and overnight on board.
7° day: Breakfast, tour of Vulcano Island with a stop for bathing at Vénus pool and visit ot the marine cave said "del Cavallo". Navigation along the west coast of Vulcano and stop for bathing at the little port of Gelso. After lunch, departure to Milazzo and arrival scheduled late the in the afternoon. Dinner on board and free evening in Milazzo.
8° day: Breakfast and check-out within h 09:30 am.
Exclusive boat rental. Maximum number of participants: 12 adults and 2 children (0-12 years).
There are double 6 cabins equipped with private bathroom with shower, hot water, air conditioning, linen.
Price includes: Fuel for 4 hours of navigation per day. Crew costs. Linen (sheets and towels). Daily cleaning of common areas and cabin bathroom. Additional docking taxes. Use of the on board equipment (snorkelling, canoa, windsurf, ecc..). Scheduled excursions (discretionary). Participants who do not intend to take part to the excursions, may spend the day on board, in the suggestive bays of the various islands.
Half board accommodation (Extra): Italian breakfast and lunch. 200€ p.p.Week.
Full board accommodation (Extra): Italian breakfast, lunch and dinner on board, excluded the ones of the first and of the last day. 250€ p.p.Week.
Everything that is not specified in the "include".
Boarding and cabins check-in every Saturday at h 17.30 pm at the port of Milazzo (ME).
It is required an advanced payment of 50% of the total amount as a deposit for reservation. Balance must be paid by bank transfer 30 days before the date of shipment. If booking is completed within 30 days of use, to confirm your reservation we need a payment of 100% of the amount. You will have to provide a valid phone number (which will also make available in Italy).
Boarding and check-in at 17:30 at the Porto of Levante, Vulcano.
Check-out: next week, no later than 09.30. Maximum number of cabins
Experience is not suitable for the disabled. Pets not accepted.
Every route may be subjected to change dependent on weather and sea conditions existing at the time of the cruise.
The shipping company requires the signing of a contract for the shipment that will be provided during the booking process and signed before boarding. For the withdrawal conditions, insurance and all other obligations and conditions of boat charter, please refer to the contract that will be provided.