Vulcano

Tour description

The excursion to Vulcano starts at 7.30 departing from the port of Cefalù, and after about 3 hours and 30 minutes by boat you get to Vulcano.

The tour of the island starts from ‘Porto Levante’ well known for its fumaroles and hot springs. Continuing the tour to north-west you will reach the peninsula of ‘Vulcanello’ and then, just after the channel that divides Vulcano from Lipari and heading towards the south, we reach the beautiful ‘Grotta del Cavallo’ characterized by beautiful play of light. Continuing we reach the ‘Faro di Gelso’ and then returned to ‘Porto di Levante’.

During the tour of the island there are brief stops for some swim. In the bay of ‘Porto di Ponente’, there is a small lake surrounded by sulfur hills from which is the leakage of puff of hot water: It is open-air spa where you can make the natural mud. Emerging from the lake, you can rinse in the sea where there are sources of water submarine springs.

The waters of this lake are particularly suitable for treating rheumatism and skin diseases. After landing you will have approximately 3 hours to visit the island for lunch and enjoy the famous malvasia crushed-ice drink. At about 17.00 we go back to Cefalù, and after a little closer to Lipari where we can admire the stacks, we arrive to Cefalù where, after having traveled in total about 120 mg nautical, arrive at 20.30.