The Village makes an ideal base for exploring some of the beautiful places along the Saracen coast and indeed throughout Sicily. There’s the Capo Calavà nature trail, the towns of Patti, Piraino and Brolo, and mini cruises to the Aeolian Islands. Cefalù is 80 km away and Etna is 90 km.
Panarea and Stromboli by day
Visit to Stromboli with stop-off under the famous “Sciara del Fuoco“. During the crossing, we will go past the well-known black beaches and pause for a swim. Continue on to Panarea, to visit Borgo San Pietro and walk to the prehistoric village of Capo Milazzese.
Departure at 7:30 a.m. – Return at 6:30 p.m. (packed lunch).
Lipari and Vulcano
Walk to Lipari to admire the Cathedral. Crossing to Vulcano, with the chance to swim from the characteristic Black Beach and to access the spa area. During return journey, visit to the Faraglioni (sea stacks), the Grotta del Cavallo, Lion rock and pool of Venus.
Departure at 7:30 a.m. – Return at 7:00 p.m. (packed lunch).
Visit to the Norman Cathedral, famous for its mosaics. Visit to the medieval wash house and walk to the historic centre.
Departure 7:30 a.m. – Return at 1:00 p.m.
Visit to the historic centre of Taormina, a mediaeval town perched on a rocky terrace above the sea, with Etna in the background.
Departure 1:30 p.m. – Return at 8:00 p.m.