The Aeolian Islands & Sicily volcano trek
Italy is a land rich in diversity of landscapes, cozy narrow streets, big open squares, tasty dishes, exquisite wines and charming seaside villages. Definitely the pearl of Italy is the island of Sicily – a vivid colorful land full of contrasts! Take a self-guided tour to one of the most idiosyncratic places in Italy. Sicily and the nearby archipelago of Aeolian Islands are surrounded by the cobalt-blue waters of the Mediterranean Sea and will amaze you with their unique outlook. Numerous active volcanoes have covered the land with their black lava. Among them, proudly erected is the solid figure of Mount Etna (3323m) and it gives the sense that a great adventure is awaiting you. Various views with different memorable parts will leave you speechless throughout this independent hiking trip – the white color of the houses in the fishing villages, the sparkling waters of the sea, the ancient remains of the Greco-Roman civilization and for the food-lovers – delicious local meals even for the delicate taste buds. With this self-guided walking tour in just a week, you will discover more than you have ever dreamt about!
- Duration8 Days I Difficulty: 2/3 (of 5)
- What is included7 Nights in selected B&Bs, hotels and agriturismo with en-suite facilities incl. breakfast; Detailed roadbook and map in English; People & luggage transfer Stromboli harbor - Hotel (Day 5) and Hotel - Stromboli harbour (Day 6); Full day guided tour Etna, Wine & Alcantara (pick up and drop off in Taormina on Day 7); Emergency hotline
- What is not includedDrinks and other meals; Use of public transportation; Possible CITY TAX to be paid in cash on the spot (it varies depending on the city and on the hotel’s category); Guided tour f Stromboli; Travel insurance;
- Best periodApril, May, June, July, August, September, October