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Experience - Italy

Boat trip to Filicudi & Alicudi

Highlights

  • Get to know the unknown sides of the Lipari islands

  • Discover hidden caves by boat

  • Learn about the exciting Filicudi and Alicudi islands

Description

Departing from the port of Lipari, you will set off to the nearby islands of Alicudi and Filicudi on a boat. Get to know the authentic life in the villages on the most original and, at the same time, most remote of all the islands, Alicudi, as well as the prehistoric history on the oldest island, Filicudi. And, to wrap up this beautiful experience, we will show you the most beautiful places for bathing and relaxing, where you can cool off.

Destination

Europe

  1. Italy
  2. Lipari Islands

Today you will explore Alicudi and Filicudi - two of the Lipari Islands that will introduce you to the beauty of unknown small villages. The salty sea air and the pleasant temperatures will make you look forward to a swim in the sea and to exploring the villages of the islands.

From the port of Lipari, you and the other guests will embark on a 90-minute journey to Alicudi, which you will enjoy for about an hour. The smallest of the Aeolian islands is famous for its hidden treasures and the unique atmosphere that enchant visitors. Discover the city and its ancient Sicilian houses and countless steps - there are no streets on this steep island. The network of natural stone steps forms the public path system and leads to the top of the island.

Afterwards, another 40-minute boat trip takes you to Filicudi. The closer you get to the island, the clearer the cliffs with their volcanic structures and hidden sea caves become. Do you recognize the rocky La Canna, which rises out of the Tyrrhenian Sea like a petrified man?

You will head for the rocky coast where the Grotta del Bue Marino cave is located, which you will even enter. Thanks to a narrow strip of shore you can disembark and cool off in the clear water. Not far from La Canna, you will see Monte Nassari, about 46 ft high, which has a beacon for sailors. As you sail around the island, you will also pass Il Giafante, another impressive rock to the northwest.

The next stop of the tour brings you to Capo Graziano cape, in the southeast of Filicudi, where a stone beach invites you to stay. Use the time to swim here as well and enjoy the breathtaking scenery.

Of course, a visit to the island of Filicudi should not be missed. Explore the prehistoric sites and the historical village, for the island is a symbol of cultural development of the prehistoric times.

On the way back to the port of Lipari, enjoy the view of the rocks and cliffs once again.

Date of the trip: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM

Including

  • Boat trip to Alicudi and Filicudi
  • The price is valid in the travel period 01.01.20 - 12.31.20

Excluding

  • Meals and drinks not mentioned in the scope of services
  • Personal expenses, such as tips
  • Transfer
  • Insurance

Services & Notes

  • Duration: approx. 8.5 hours
  • Start time: 9:30 AM
  • Please note that this tour is not a private tour and takes place with other participants and groups. The maximum number of participants, 150 people, refers to the capacity of the boat.

Please bring

  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • We recommend a thin jacket for the boat trips

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