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Sicilian Volcanoes - Exodus Travels
8 days

Sicilian Volcanoes

From Catania to Catania
Tour Operator:
Exodus Travels
Max group size:
16
Age range:
16 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
33517
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Highlights

  • Hike up Mount Etna, Europe's highest active volcano
  • See the continuous volcanic activity of Stromboli
  • Discover the picturesque villages of the Aeolian Islands
  • Walk around Vulcano's spectacular crater rim

Itinerary

Start and end in Catania! With the hiking & trekking tour Sicilian Volcanoes, you have a 8 day tour package taking you through Catania, Italy and 7 other destinations in Italy. Sicilian Volcanoes includes accommodation in a hotel as well as flights, an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Start Milazzo.
  2. Day 2: Boat to Vulcano and trek to the crater to see the famous fumaroles; free afternoon for bathing in Vulcano's hot springs, beaches and mud baths.
  3. Day 3: Walk along Lipari's rugged southern coast; free time to explore Lipari historic town and the archaeological museum; wine and produce tasting.
  4. Day 4: Boat to Stomboli; free time to explore the island before a sunset hike to the 'Sciara del Fuoco' (Stream of fire), to witness the volcanic activity.
  5. Day 5: Free half day in Stromboli to visit the town or relax on the island's black beaches; sunset trek to the summit of Stromboli.
  6. Day 6: Travel to Etna’s southern slope and enjoy a short hike around Silvestri Craters.
  7. Day 7: Walk the southern area of the Mount Etna or take an optional trek to the summit crater (3350m); transfer and overnight in Catania.
  8. Day 8: End Catania.
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Flights
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel

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  • A
    November 07, 2013
    Really enjoyed this trip, lots of variety from chaotic Catania to the tranquility and clear blue seas of the volcanic islands and the mars scape at the top of Etna. Walking was not too hard or too easy (it pays to be a bit fit though)What was the most... Show more
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  • A
    November 05, 2013
    An enjoyable week spent exploring Sicily and the Aeolian islands, with tasty local food and wine and excellent company.What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?Undoubtedly, the climb to the top of Stromboli for sunset, and the subsequent... Show more
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  • A
    October 28, 2013
    A brilliant and memorable trip to spectacular places, with comfortable accommodation, good food and good company. What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?The summits of the volcanoes. All were awe inspiring but all were different. Vulcano... Show more
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  • A
    October 16, 2013
    Awesome trip - well organised from the first day to the last, so many great memories and a fantastic group of people to spend it with.Sicily is amazing!! What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?Reaching the summit of Stromboli just as the... Show more
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  • A
    October 13, 2013
    Amazing trip in Sicily treking the volcanos - seeing is believing! Loved every minuteWhat was the most inspirational moment of your trip?Strombolli hike and seeing lava at night was awesome but Etna hike was superb too for different reasons - can't... Show more
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  • A
    October 10, 2013
    AMAZING.....!!! Loved every second of this trip - fantastic group, great walking, specatular volcanoes, brillent guide, lots of laughs. Everything you could possibly want from a holiday.What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?Was it the lava... Show more
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  • A
    October 01, 2013
    A fantastic week packed full of fun, fabulous food and fantastic scenery!What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?For me the most inspirational moment was just as we arrived at the very top of Stromboli. It had been a challenging but... Show more
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  • A
    September 16, 2013
    Never having been part of a guided walking holiday but being a very experienced independent walker across the UK and Europe I wasn't sure what to expect. However, from the outset the trip exceeded my expectations with a superb guide and a fantastic... Show more
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  • A
    August 09, 2013
    A brilliant trip - one of the best (and believe me, I've done a few)! Really powerful experience of nature at work; extremely memorable and awe-inspiring.What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?For me, climbing Etna as we were lucky enough... Show more
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  • A
    July 31, 2013
    This is an exciting holiday that goes to a place many operators don't, that is why i chose it. I feel considering the overall cost, meals should be included every night, like most other operators. This was a trial run for this holiday at this time of... Show more
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Sicilian Volcanoes
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