Aeolian Islands (Sicily), Italy | City Break - 5 days

Just to the north of Sicily in the Tyrrhenian Sea lies a volcanic archipelago. Explore the astonishingly beautiful and extremely varied landscape of the Aeolian Islands.

Highlights and Inclusions

  • 4 nights in an exquisite 4 or 5 star hotel.
  • Due to varying sea conditions, group sightseeing is best organised in the Aeolian Islands.
  • Deluxe VIP transfers as indicated.

Upcoming Departures

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Day: 1 Taormina – Lipari

Transfer from Taormina to Milazzo to board your ferry to Lipari, located in the beautiful Tyrrehenian Sea. Enjoy the rest of the day to explore the largest island in the volcanic archipelago of the Aeolian Islands. Areas of interest include Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, the Marina Corta, Via Giuseppe Garibaldi and Piazza Municipio hosting the highly-rated Ristorante da Filippino.

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Day: 2 Lipari – Volcano – Lipari

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Board a ferry for the neighbouring volcanic island of Volcano. On the way, pass the volcanic formation ‘Faraglioni de Lipari’ or guardians of the island, the larger reaching 80 metres from the sea. On arrival into Volcano, options include hiking to the Gran Crater, a therapeutic mud bath fuelled by the Islands famous hot springs, a jeep ride to explore the magnificent scenery from the Belvedere Capo Grillo lookout or simply relax at the beach.

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Day: 3 Lipari – Stromboli – Lipari

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Visit the island of Stromboli to see the amazing ‘Strombolicchio’ – a volcanic plug formation that inspired Mordor from Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings. ‘Sciara del Fuoco’ is another Stromboli highlight. A boat excursion stretching into the evening is a must to hopefully witness the spectacle of the “Sciara del fuoco” or street of fire.

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Day: 4 Lipari – Salina – Lipari

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Visit Salina with its luscious vegetation, hosting 400 different types of plants and where grapes, olives and capers are cultivated. The island is the filming location for Italy’s popular move ‘Il Postino’ or The Postman, but what sets the island apart is the wonderful clear water, beautiful beaches and quaint town skirted with palm trees and wide promenades.

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Day: 5 Lipari – Milazzo – Catania

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Return by ferry to Milazzo and transfer to Catania for your onward journey.

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