Lipari Island with excursions to the Island of Salina and wine tasting (p-18)

We will show you part of the most beautiful Aegean Islands North of Sicily for a relaxing and interesting holiday time

Catania

Lipari island

Le Saline island

Taormina

Tour program:

DAY 1    Catania – Private guided Catania visit – Lipari Island

Early morning arrival at Catania Airport, meet and great with our private driver and transfer to Catania. Private guided Walking Tour in Catania passing through the fish, fruit and vegetable market to Piazza Duomo where our visit begins: Cathedral, Elephant Fountain, Palazzo Comunale, Badia di Sant’Agata, Via Crociferi and its churches, Piazza Università with Palazzo Sangiuliano and University Palace, Piazza Stesicoro with archaeological remains of a Roman Amphitheater. Lunch on your own in Catania. Private transfer with our minivan and driver to the Port in Milazzo. Crossing by Hydrofoil Boat and Welcome to the island of Lipari!. Walk to the hotel and check in. Dinner on your own and overnight at the hotel.

DAY 2    Lipari – Private guided visit and Island Round Trip with photo/video stops

Buffet Breakfast at the hotel. Our private guide will show you the beauties of this volcanic island, one of 7 Aeolian Islands: Greek acropolis surrounded by the defensive walls of the castle, archaeological excavations in front of the Cathedral Saint Bartolomeo with the very valuable Norman cloister dating back to 1130 AD. Visit of the Bernabò Brea Archaeological Museum; one of the most important ones in the Mediterranean area. Murales of the Sopralaterra district. Private Panoramic Tour with our guide and minivan: Belvedere di Quattrocchi with the faraglioni, Belvedere delle Cinque Isole; a natural balcony with view on the Islands of Alicudi, Filicudi, Salina, Panarea and Stromboli. Time for lunch on your own and time for a stroll in Lipari. Return to the hotel in Lipari. Dinner on your own and overnight at the hotel on the Island of Lipari

DAY 3    Excursion to the Island of Salina with Wine Tasting (not on Sunday’s)

Buffet Breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast walk to the Hydrophile Boat Harbor in Lipari. Transfer with Hydrofoil Boat to the island of Salina where you will meet with our private  English speaking guide/driver and start with the private Saline Island Tour. You will have an amazing view over the surrounding islands and the Volcano; the last eruption dates back t the year 1888. After the tour transfer back to the city center and time for lunch on your own; we suggest you to taste “Pane cunzato” (tasty sandwich with anchovies, capers, cheese, Sicily tomatoes, oregano), very tasty!. Leisure time in Salina. Transfer with our guide and minivan to the Wine Cellar in Salina. Private guided Wine Cellar Tour with an explanation of the various processes of vinification followed by a guided Wine Tasting on the splendid terrace. Transfer with our private minivan to the Port of Salina. Hydrofoil crossing to the island of Lipari and walk to the hotel. Dinner on your own and overnight at the hotel on the Island of Lipari

DAY 4    Relaxing Day on the Island of Lipari

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Hotel shuttle bus to the Canneto beach. Time at the beach; it is a partnered pebble beach 3.5 km from the hotel. Lunch on your own. Return to the hotel with shuttle bus. Dinner on your own. Overnight at the hotel Island of Lipari.

DAY 5    Relaxing Day on the Island of Lipari      

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Hotel shuttle bus to the Canneto beach. Time at the beach; it is a partnered pebble beach 3.5 km from the hotel. Lunch on your own. Return to the hotel with shuttle bus. Dinner on your own. Overnight at the hotel Island of Lipari

DAY 6    Island of Lipari – Taormina – Catania

 Buffet Breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast walk to the Hydrofoil Boat Harbor in Lipari and Hydrofoil Boat departure to Milazzo where our private driver will wait for you. Transfer to Taormina. Lunch on your own in the city. Private guided Tour with Greek Theatrefrom where you have an amazing view of the Ionian Sea with the Etna Volcano in the background, Odeon Theatre, Corvaja Palace; Saint Catherine Church built on the ruins of the Greek temple. Via Naumachia where the remains of the Roman aqueduct are found.  Church of San Giuseppe overlooking Piazza IX Aprile, right next to the Clock Tower. Time for a stroll and some shopping. Transfer to the hotel in Catania. Dinner on your own and overnight at the hotel in Catania

DAY 7   Catania- Catania Airport

Buffet Breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast leisure time in Catania and lunch on your own. Afternoon transfer with our private van and driver to Catania Airport. End of the trip

Our Hotels: Hotel Mea**** in Lipari and Hotel Romano House**** in Catania or similar

Our tours are customizable

Tour package rates in Euro, per person, in double room occupancy

Period A: April 30 to May 27, 2021 and September 17 to September 30, 2021

Period B: May 28 to July 1, 2021 and August 27 to September 16, 2021

Package rates are including:

  • 5 overnights at 4 star hotel on Lipari Island
  • 1 overnight at 4 star hotel in Catania
  • 6 buffet breakfasts at the hotels
  • Half Day Guide in Catania day 1
  • Private Half Day guide/assistant in Lipari day 2
  • Private Full Day guide/assistant in Salina day 3
  • Private Half Day guide in Taormina day 6
  • Private Minivan Apt Catania – Milazzo day 1
  • Private Minivan in Lipari for 1 hour, day 2
  • Private Full Day minivan on the Island of Salina, max 5 hours, day 3
  • Private transfer Catania – Catania Apt day 7
  • Private Wine Tasting and visit in a Wine Cellar on Salina Island
  • Entrance fee Greek Theater in Taormina
  • Entrance fee Archaeological Museum in Lipari
  • Private Wine Tasting and visit in a Wine Cellar on Salina Island
  • Entrance fee Greek Theater in Taormina
  • Entrance fee Archaeological Museum in Lipari
  • Transfer by Hydrofoil Milazzo-Lipari
  • Transfer by Hydrofoil Lipari-Salina-Lipari
  • Transfer by Hydrofoil Lipari-Milazzo
  • Embarkation and disembarkation fees on the Island of Lipari

Package rates are excluding:

  • Porterage service, tips, personal expenses
  • Not mentioned meals
  • Additional entrance fees
  • Additional guided visits
  • City taxes
  • Insurance and health insurance; advisable
  • FlightsAll not above mentioned