8 days and 7 nights in the Aeolian Islands for pre-established groups. From € 1590 per group
The proposed program and itinerary is fully customizable to be agreed with the Tour Leader or Tour Operator.
Discovering the Aeolian Islands, immersed in breathtaking views, fantastic walks, fascinating stories and excellent food. A week in the Aeolian islands based in Lipari for groups made up of a maximum of 18 people: Efesto Travel Guide and Assistance available on site for the duration of the Tour and naturalistic guide for 6 daily excursions. Accommodation, meals and transfers to other islands and places to start excursions are not included.
The price includes:
Multilingual escort on site available available throughout the tour.
Naturalistic guide for all trekking
The fee does not include:
Admissions where provided to monuments, museums and state and private archaeological sites.
Any local taxes
Anything not specifically mentioned under "The fee includes"
The tour guide Efesto Viaggi will meet the participants to greet them and present the program.
In the early afternoon or late morning we will leave for the island of Vulcano where we will make the excursion to the Gran Cratere de La Fossa: A unique opportunity to look inside a crater, being lapped by the smells of the fumaroles. The show will be even more exciting with the descent to the last lights of the day. Difficulty: E (easy excursion) Length: 6.5 km - Difference in altitude: 390 m
Meeting with the guide and departure for the excursion to Lipari: The wild side of the island: Not even an impressionist painter would have been able to combine the colors of the kaolin quarries, active up to the seventies, in a single landscape: between gypsum and lively crystals polychromies. When you reach the thermal baths of San Calogero, a nineteenth-century building close to the small tholos which is considered one of the oldest known spas, a stone road among the olive groves climbs towards Pianoconte. - After lunch (not included), continue on foot towards Lipari center. Difficulty: E (Medium excursion) Length: 10.5 km - Total ascent: 280 m; Total descent: 630 m
Meeting with the guide and departure for the island of Salina: Ancient villages and traditions: Landed in the hamlet of Rinella, you reach the village of Leni on foot and from there you set off on a ring excursion through abandoned farmland, agricultural terraces and olive groves to reach under the cliff where the Queen's Falcon nests. Halfway there is a lunch (optional, not included) served in the garden / vegetable garden an old rural house among the olive groves before going back to the sea and relaxing on the beach before returning to Lipari Difficulty: T (easy tourist) Length: 9 km - Difference in altitude: 430 m
Meeting with the guide and departure for the island of Filicudi: - We will disembark in the village of Filicudi and along ancient mule tracks we will reach the highest and most rural districts of the island. We will reach the seaside village of Pecorini for a restorative bath and then we will walk among ancient terraces and cyclopean masonry works to reach the prehistoric Bronze Age villages of Filo Braccio and Capo Graziano. We will conclude the journey through time with a visit to the quarries of the millstones and with a dip from the beach of Filicudi Porto, before returning to Lipari. Difficulty: T (medium tourist) Length: about 10 km - Total altitude difference: about 500 m
Meeting with the guide and departure for the island of ... Alicudi .. Panarea or maybe Stromboli. We leave you a bit of suspense, it will be communicated only the day before which will be the chosen island for this trekking day.
Meeting with the guide and departure for the excursion: Lipari-South: The south-western area of Lipari offers breathtaking views of the nearby Volcano and the west, rugged and wild cliffs. Between volcanic domes and crater vineyards along the way, moments of rare poetry and a taste of the new rurality of this urbanized island await us: in fact we will be accompanied by donkeys and sheep on the summit of Monte Guardia. - Picnic @ The Hikers ’rest - LipariSud. (Not included) After filling our eyes and belly, a restorative bath awaits us on one of the most beautiful beaches on the island. - Return to Lipari center on foot Difficulty: E (Medium excursion) Length: 12 km - Total altitude difference: 450 m - Greetings and end of our tour