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Trekking Week to the Aeolian Islands: 6 excursions from Lipari

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Day 1: Starting point: Lipari

Stop At: Lipari, Lipari, Aeolian Islands, Islands of Sicily, Sicily
The Efesto Viaggi Tour guide will meet the participants to greet them and present the program.
Including welcome drink
Duration: 1 hour

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 2: Lipari - Visit to the museum and excursion to Vulcano

Stop At: Museo Archeologico Regionale Eoliano, Via Castello 2, 98055, Sicily Italy
Meeting with the guide and visit to the Aeolian Archaeological Museum "Luigi Bernabò Brea".
The history of man in the Mediterranean: a museum of excellence in the historical-archaeological panorama of the Mediterranean. The visit will introduce us to the millenary history of the Aeolian Islands.
- Short walk through the most suggestive alleys of the city of Lipari.
Duration: 5 hours

Stop At: Scalata al Cratere, Vulcano, isola di Vulcano, Sicily Italy
After you have taken a light lunch we will leave for the island of Vulcano where we will make the excursion to the
Gran Crater of La Fossa: a unique opportunity to look inside a crater, smelling the fumaroles. The show will be even more exciting with the descent to the last light of day.
Difficulty: E (Easy hike)
Length: 6.5 km - Height difference: 390 m
Duration: 6 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 3: Lipari - Excursion to Cave di Caolino and Terme San Calogero

Stop At: Cave di Caolino, Via Caolino s/n, 98055, Sicily Italy
Meeting with the guide and departure for the excursion to Lipari:
The wild side of the island: Not even an impressionist painter would have been able to combine the colors of the kaolin quarries, active until the seventies, in a single landscape: between gypsum crystals and bright polychromies. Once at the Terme di San Calogero, a nineteenth-century building close to the small tholos that is considered one of the oldest known thermal establishments, a stone road between the olive groves rises towards Pianoconte.
- Lunch based on typical products in a private house or farmhouse.
- After lunch continue by walk to Lipari center.
Difficulty: E (medium excursion)
Length: 10.5 km - Total ascent: 280 m; Total descent: 630 m
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch: Lunch / tasting based on typical products in a private home or farmhouse.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 4: Lipari and excursion to Salina

Stop At: Isola di Salina, Isola di Salina, Aeolian Islands, Islands of Sicily, Sicily
Meeting with the guide and departure for the island of Salina:
Ancient villages and traditions: Landed in the hamlet of Rinella, you can walk to the village of Leni and from there you set off on a ring trip through abandoned cultivated fields, agricultural terraces and olive groves to reach under the cliff where the Queen's Hawk nests.
In the middle of the path a lunch is served in the garden / vegetable garden an old rural house among the olive groves before going back down to the sea and relaxing on the beach before returning to Lipari
Difficulty: T (Easy Tourist)
Length: 9 km - Height difference: 430 m
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch: Lunch-tasting in the garden / vegetable garden an old rural house among the olive groves.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 5: Lipari and excursion to Filicudi

Stop At: Filicudi, Filicudi, Aeolian Islands, Islands of Sicily, Sicily
meeting with the guide and departure for the island of Filicudi:
- We will arrive in the village of Filicudi Porto and along ancient mule tracks we will reach the highest and most rural areas of the island. We will reach the seaside village of Pecorini for a restorative swim and then set off among ancient terraces and huge building works to reach the prehistoric villages of the Bronze Age of Filo Braccio and Capo Graziano. We will end the journey in time with a visit to the quarries of the millstones and with a dip from the beach of Filicudi Porto, before returning to Lipari.
- Packed lunch.
Difficulty: T (Average Tourist)
Length: about 10 km - Total height difference: about 500 m
Duration: 9 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch: Bag snack. Drinks not included
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 6: Lipari and.. we will go to a surprise island

Stop At: Lipari, Lipari, Aeolian Islands, Islands of Sicily, Sicily
Meeting with the guide and departure for the island of ... Alicudi .. Panarea or perhaps Stromboli.
We leave you a bit of suspense, it will be communicated only the day before which will be the island chosen for this day of trekking.
Packed lunch is provided.
Duration: 9 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch: Bag snack. Drinks not included
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 7: South Lipari: trekking and scekking

Stop At: Lipari, Lipari, Aeolian Islands, Islands of Sicily, Sicily
Meeting with the guide and departure for the excursion:
Lipari-Sud: The south-western area of Lipari offers breathtaking views of the nearby Vulcano and the rugged, wild west cliffs.
Between volcanic domes and crater vineyards along the route await us moments of rare poetry and a taste of the new rurality of this island so urbanized: we will in fact be accompanied by donkeys and sheep on the summit of Monte Guardia.
- Pic-nic @ The Hikers ’rest - LipariSud.
After filling our eyes and belly, a refreshing swim awaits us on one of the island's most beautiful beaches.
Difficulty: E (medium excursion)
Length: 12 km - Total height difference: 450 m
- Return to Lipari center on foot.

Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch: Picnic with local products.
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Piazza di Marina Corta, 98050 Lipari ME, Italy
Departure Time
7:00 PM
Duration
7 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • 5x Lunch
  • Multilingual Tour guide on site available for the entire tour
  • Multilingual nature guide in all trekking routes
  • Transfers with private or scheduled boats to the other islands.
  • Entry/Admission - Scalata al Cratere
  • Entry/Admission - Cave di Caolino
Exclusions
  • Any local taxes
  • Entrance fees where required to monuments, museums and archaeological sites.
  • Entry/Admission - Museo Archeologico Regionale Eoliano
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travelers
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

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