Sailboat Aeolian Islands
Milazzo, Lipari, Filicudi, Salina, Panarea, Stromboli, Vulcano
8 days/ 7 nights, Milazzo/Milazzo
2018 depart Sat: Jan to Oct
Cost from: $2068pp twin share (s/sup $1182)
Boat models: Turkish sailboat
Day 01 Sat Milazzo-Lipari
Upon arrival in Catania airport, you will be transferred to Milazzo. At 17:00, you will be welcomed by the Captain and his crew on board the yacht. For those who arrived earlier than the boarding, you will have the opportunity to store luggage. Onboard accommodation, there will be a welcome cocktail and briefing information during which the captain will give the first indications and information about life on board. You will then depart at 17:30 to Lipari for an arrival at 20:30. Lipari is the greatest extension and natural beauty. as "The Castle", "Archaeological Museum", "Terme di San Calogero" the "Monte Guardia" with the International Geophysical Observatory. Dinner at leisure and overnight on board.
Day 02 Sun Lipari-Filicudi
After breakfast, you will sail along the east coast of Lipari towards Filicudi admiring the "Grotta del Bue Marino", allowing stops for swimming. You will circumnavigate around the island before dining (weather permitting) and returning to berth in the harbor with the possibility to view the most “Remains of Village Capo Graziano".
Day 03 Mon Flicudi-Salina
Breakfast on board and sailing to Salina, the richest in vegetation with stops in the beautiful "Baia di Pollara" anchor and swim break. Lunch will be on board before we depart to Salina. You will arrive at the picturesque port of Rinella or Santa Marina Salina depending on the weather, night mooring in the harbor / port.
Day 04 Tue Salina-Panarea
After breakfast, you will head to Panarea, the smallest island "Aeolian" surrounded by uninhabited islets "Lisca Bianca", "Dattilo" and "Basiluzzo". You will do a complete circumnavigation of the island at various points along with a chance to admire the "herring gull or the Queen's Hawk". Lunch will be served on board, nightly mooring in front of the village of Panarea. Panarea called "VIP Island" as the most fashionable of the islands frequented by VIPs Italians and Foreigners.
Day 05 Wed Panarea-Stromboli-Panarea
Breakfast aboard and departure for Stromboli with observation of volcanic activity continues, swimming breaks in the most beautiful bays-lunch on board and possibility (for a fee) to make the ascent to Stromboli "with authorized guide. Dinner on board and observation by sea of the Sciara del Fuoco with arrival and overnight in the bay in Panarea.
Day 06 Thu Panarea-Lipari-Vulcano
Breakfast on board and departure for Lipari, stop at the Faraglioni, lunch on board and visit the most beautiful bays, landing in the afternoon and free time to relax at the pools of mud volcano or alternatively walk to explore the typical characteristics and boutiques. Overnight in Vulcano bay.
Day 07 Fri Vulcano-Milazzo
Enjoy breakfast on board in the morning. You will then go on a circumnavigation of the island, with a stop bath pool of Venus. Lunch will be served on board. In the afternoon, you will continue to Milazzo where you will have some free time to visit the most characteristic places of Milazzo. The boat will be moored in the center where you can walk to the old town, visit the castle and the quaint seaside village of Vaccarella.
Day 08 Sat Milazzo - departure
Breakfast and disembarkation in Milazzo at 09.00 in the morning. You will be transferred to Catania airport where your tour comes to an end.
Inclusions: return transfers from Milazzo to Catania airport, 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches & dinners including mineral water, welcome cocktail, sailboat with skipper and crew, daily cabin and bathroom cleaning, weekly change of bedlinen, insurances and taxes, vat rate.
Exclusions: some lunches and dinners, drinks other than water, tax and harbour dues (to be paid during the embarkation) € 35,00 per person – compulsory
Note: the itinerary could be modified without previous notice due to technical or meteorological conditions.