Live for one day like Ulysses and the Cyclops. The famous legend narrated by Omero in his poem Odissey is still alive in the nature of the place. Navigate between the rocks thrown by Polifemo from the top of Mount Etna, living the myth, the legend, the nature. This project is realized in cooperation with the Department of Natural Resources and the CICLOPI ISLANDS Protected Marine Area (AMP).This area is included among the 100 most beautiful Marine Areas of the world.
At the end of the page, you can read more info about the fleet for this tour.
At you arrival on board the skipper will give you a short briefing about safety policies and procedures on board. As soon as everybody is ready we will cruise from Giardini Naxos towards Stazzo and Santa Tecla bays, to reach the enchanting Timpa Nature Reserve and the Ciclopi Islands Marine Protected Area where you will have time for a swim and snorkel (depending of the conditions of the Sea) or just sunbathing on deck of the boat. After lunch on board or in one of the famous fresh fish restaurants in the area (extra) we will cruise to Acicastello castle before coming back to the harbour of Giardini Naxos.
Route : Stazzo / Santa Tecla Bays / Timpa Nature Reserve / Capo Mulini’s Bay / Ciclopi Island / Lachea Island / The Faraglioni (rock stacks) of Acitrezza / Castle of Acicastello
From 10.00am until 5.30pm
Base: Giardini Naxos Pier or Riposto
skipper, fuel, open bar (soft drinks), fresh fruit, one bottle of fine sicilian prosecco.
english speaken hostess/steward, lunch on board or in a restaurant, transfer from/to hotel, departure by tender from private beach of the hotel (available from 15/05 to 15/09, only for the hotels located at the bays of Giardini Naxos, Isola Bella, Mazzarò, and Mermeid bay/Atlantis bay).
1) Many local people have lunch in the restaurants in this area; grilled fish, king prawns… you have to taste it!
2)Perfect for those who spend their holidays in Taormina and want to see more, feel more, cruise more through the Sicilian Sea
Our Fleet for this Tours
Sun Odissey 32
Manufacturer: Aicon Type: Sailboat Lenght: 16,00 mt
Tullio Abbate 46
Manufacturer: Tullio Abbate Type: Motoryacht Lenght: 15,50 mt Year: 2012 Engine: 2 x 400 TD - Caterpillar
Aicon 20 Fly
Manufacturer: Aicon Type: Motoryacht Lenght: 20,00 mt Year: 2007 Engine: 2 X 1360 HP D MAN
Manufacturer: Antalya Type: Motorsail Lenght: 20,00 mt Year: 1988 Engine: 175 HP D