Lipari old town
Warm sulphureous sea water
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Roundtrip transportation to and from your Taormina area hotel
Boat from/to Milazzo harbor
Entrance fees to archaeological sites, museums and attractions
Know Before You Book
Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
Hotel pickup is available from all hotels of Taormina area. Please contact NORMA VACANZE to reconfirm the excursion at least the day before and to get more information about the closest pick-up point
Please be ready and waiting in your hotel lobby 10 minutes prior to your scheduled pick up time
The departures are subject to change due to weather and sea conditions. The conduct of maritime excursions, as well as being affected by weather and sea conditions, is always subordinate to the decisions of the shipping company and the authorities
Mud bath not recommended to children and pregnant ladies
This excursion is not a private tour
What you can expect
Start your day trip by boarding your air-conditioned coach at your hotel in Taormina area or at a metting point and then relax on the 1-hour journey to the port Milazzo, Swap your mode of transport for a motorboat and speed through the waters of the Tyrrhenian Sea. Your destination is Lipari, the largest island in the stunning Aeolian Archipelago, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. After sailing along the headland coast of Capo Milazzo, direct transfer to Lipari to see Punta Castagna; in this area of old pumice pits and white beaches,you can admire the charming landscape and the characteristic sea color due to its clear seabed.
After docking in Lipari, our first stop, you can have the opportunity to visit the old town centre (where it will be possible to visit also a small archaeological museum in Castello, the cemetery, the Norman cathedral of the XII century, consecrated in honor of St. Bartholomew), the archeaological park and to do shopping. You will also have the chance to book a bus tour of Lipari (optional, not included in the price).
After departing from Lipari, direct transfer to the island of Vulcanofor our second stop; the important attractions are the black beaches, hot springs and the sulfur mud baths. This stop also allows passengers to eat lunch in a local restaurant (optional).
In the afternoon departure from Vulcano to sail around the mythological areaof the Aeolian Islands, the Faraglioni, the Papa Giovanni rock, the Grotta degli Angeli and the Scoglio della Mummia. Particular attention to the wonderful Piscina di Venere, the charming Grotta del Cavallo and Scoglio del Leone.
Returnto Milazzo around 5.45 pm. Transfer in hotel.