The tastes, sights and sounds of Sicily’s Aeolian Islands await on an Aeolian Adventures holiday.
The company offer guided tours of this stunning volcanic archipelago, which rises from the azure seas north of Sicily’s mainland and is home to an array of sensory experiences – from a taste of fresh goat’s cheese to a sighting of a volcano in action.
Aeolian Adventures tours are small group gastronomic experiences, which give guests the chance to enjoy local dishes and wines, as well as to have some once in a lifetime opportunities, such as taking a night time boat trip squid fishing and to visit a ricotta cheese farm and to take part in the milking of the goats! Tours include a number of cookery lessons in the family run restaurants, with chance to enjoy the results, along with visits to several vineyards, where guests can discover the delightful wines on offer.
Visitors also get to explore the islands on foot and by boat, including the prospect of seeing the night time eruptions of the Stromboli volcano. Guests can also enjoy sea swimming, visits to local markets and are able to discover some of the islands picturesque villages and attractive harbours.
Tours start in Catania, on Sicily’s mainland, with an overnight stay and morning market tour, before travelling by ferry to the island of Vulcano, which is the base for the following six days. The itinerary also includes visits to the islands of Lipari and Salina. Bespoke guided itineraries are also available.
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