Once you embark, the skipper will give you a short briefing about safety policies, procedures on board and details about your itinerary. You will cruise towards Vulcano. visiting a lot of suggestive places, as “The Virgin’s Pool”, dedicated to Venus goddess, it’s a natural pool with emerald coloured water; “Grotta del Cavallo”, it’s a cave opens up, where you can go inside by swim to admire its vault and swim with the sunlight shining on the blue green water. And after a wonderful opportunity to swim in famous bays, where the sea water is dark, because the beach is characterized by black sand, “Black beaches” and “Gelso beach. Vulcano is also famous for the activity of the “Gran Cratere” and the sulfur mud-baths. In Vulcano, if you are lucky, you can see a natural event: wild goats live on the rocks closer to the sea.
Not far from Vulcano, we have the main of the Aeolian Islands, Lipari. On the way you will stop to see the “Faraglioni Rocks”, big rocks in the middle of the sea, and “Grotta degli Angeli” from where you can see the central crater of Volcano. In Lipari island you will swim in a crystalline sea, where the colors are too clear thanks to the white sand, its name is “Spiaggia Bianca”, that is one of the most famous places to swim in Sicily. But Lipari offers much more and that’s why we will cruise around the island searching for the perfect spot for you. In Lipari, you will go ashore in Marina Corta port, to visit the Castle and the Cathedral of Saint Bartholomew (12th-19th cent.), and walk on Corso Vittorio Emanuele, the old Roman decuman, accompanied by the hostess, who may also indicate a magnificent restaurant to enjoy the true flavors of the Aeolian islands.
Tips: in Lipari we suggest having lunch in one of the best Sicilian restaurants; “Ristorante da Filippino” closer to the Castle, or in Vulcano “Ristorante The King” located near the beach. BUON APPETITO!