Explore the wonders of the Aeolian archipelago on an extraordinary one-day mini-cruise to the islands of Salina, Lipari and Vulcano departing from Capo d’Orlando. Get ready for an unforgettable adventure, among volcanic landscapes, breathtaking beaches and enchanting places that will leave you breathless.
As you step on board our mini cruise, you’ll be greeted by a professional and friendly crew. Feel the gentle sea breeze on your face, relax and leave all your worries behind.
Departure from the port of Capo d’Orlando at 8.30 a.m. to reach the island of Salina, considered the ‘garden of the Aeolian Islands’ as it is the most fertile island. Here, the prized grapes from which Malvasia and the famous Salina capers, exported all over the world, are cultivated. You will then continue on to Santa Marina, where you will stop for an independent tour of the island. The centre of Santa Marina lies on the slopes of the Fossa delle Felci, the highest peak of the archipelago, also known as the ‘Roof of the Aeolian Islands’, consisting of an huge crater covered by dense vegetation. Santa Marina is the busiest spot on the island with its small shops, perfect for buying beautiful souvenirs, and typical restaurants where you can enjoy island specialities.
Back on board, you will continue to the picturesque island of Lipari, where the majestic Faraglioni will welcome you to a world of timeless beauty. Admire the magnificence of these imposing rock formations emerging proudly from the crystal-clear sea. Explore the Lipari Cathedral, an extraordinary testament to art and history, and visit the Lipari Castle, whose history dates back to prehistoric times and has seen a succession of civilisations over the centuries. You can enjoy breathtaking views of the island and the surrounding sea from this fortress overlooking the sea. Finally, remember to stop at the Geophysical Observatory, where you can admire one of the island’s most beautiful views, with a panoramic view of most of the Aeolian Islands.
Next, set sail for the island of Vulcano, a land of primaeval strength and beauty. Enjoy the thermal waters of the Baia delle Acque Calde, immersing yourself in a paradise of relaxation and well-being. Be captivated by the majesty of the Baia delle Sabbie Nere, a unique beach of black sand of volcanic origin. But the adventure doesn’t end there! Get ready for a thrilling ascent to the crater of Vulcano, where you can admire views that will leave you breathless and remain etched in your memory.
Whether you are a nature lover, a history enthusiast, or simply looking for unforgettable moments, our minicruise to the islands of Salina, Lipari and Vulcano from Capo d’Orlando is the perfect choice. Get your camera ready and book now for an experience that will remain in your heart forever. The beauty of the Aeolian Islands awaits you!
WARNING: All stopovers are subject to any bylaws issued by the municipality of Lipari in force at the time of the trip and the captain’s decisions based on weather and sea conditions. Departure times may be subject to change.
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