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Sicilyinkayak offers a wide range of guided kayak tours, many of which are accessible to those with little or none kayaking experience and nautical camping. Our guied are on site 24 hours a day, thus ensuring the group's safety even along the roughest stretches of coast. The tours can be changed according to the abilities of the participants, the weather and the paddlers' preferences, an original approach to the islands. The kayak trips are generally done in the morning so the afternoon can be dedicated to relaxing on the beach or visiting the islands by foot. It is possible to prepare lunche (mostly pic-nic) and dinner on the beach or have them in the Aeolian restaurants or cafes encountered along the way. In the nights possibility of camp on the beach (no toilet facilities).

  • On multi-day trips it's possible to camp on the beach (Included in the price) or at campsites and  hotel (not included in the price), according to the paddlers' preferences.  Contact us for more information on the various possibilities.
  • The departure date for the guided tours is on Saturday.
  • It is necessary to book in advance by paying a percentage of total account.
  • Limited places
  • Please note
    The meeting time on Vulcano is at 17h:30 in the afternoon before you start the kayak activity
Two day, Vulcano
Four days, Vulcano Lipari Salina
Six days, Vulcano Stromboli Lipari

Common information about our Aeolian Islands tours

  • The prices include:

    Guide (federation certified instructor), access to our headquarters and the use of its services, luggage deposit, private parking, shuttle service between Vulcano port and our headquarters, insurance and rental of the following equipment for the whole trip: sea kayak, paddle, spray skirt, life jacket, trolley, waterproof bags, nautical maps, tent, pans, dishes, flatware, glasses and the necessary to have meals at the beach, sleeping bag and mat.

  • Prices do not include:
    Pic-nics, meals, drinks, alternative accommodation, entrance fees to museums, archeological sites and crater ascents or fares for inter-island travel.
  • New ! Vulcano food experience: Great meals (Breakfast – Picnic - Dinner) arranged and prepared by the guide during the trip in kayak. Drinks are not included.
2 days around the Island of Vulcano        Nautical charts
Two Days around Vulcano

This is a simple but spectacular tour, suitable for everyone from beginners to experts. It's been designed for those with no nautical camping experience, and offers the perfect combination of adventure and relaxation. But it will also appeal to expert kayakers who enjoy caves and rugged natural landscapes and who want to discover the secret spots of these amazing islands. Paddle through the caves and lava tunnels of Vulcano with unlimited opportunities to swim in the warm thermal waters that abound in the bays and grottos of this fabulous island
also, in the afternoon the 1° day is possible (optional) the ascent to the active crater of the volcano makes this unique trip a real adventure!
Interesting crystal stratifications are a fascinating testimony to the 120,000 years of geological activity that have formed this island. Delicious local specialties at Aeolian restaurants will revive us after a hard day's paddling.

Schedule

Arrive on Vulcano (a day before the excursion):
Meeting with the guide at 5:30 pm at our nautical base. You will get to know the trip itinerary and programme, choose and organize your personal gear in kayaks and shop to fill the caboose if necessary. Night stay on Vulcano (choice between Camping – Hotel - Residence)..

1° Day Vulcano east coast: Easy Level - 4.5 miles.
We'll meet at our headquarters at 8:30 a.m. then depart paddling southward around the island, along the eastern slopes of the Vulcano, the 'active' one' . In the afternoon after having reached the 'donkey's beach' south of the island we'll have a picnic and there be a possibility of a trek to Gran Cratere. We'll have dinner and spend the evening/night on Gelso's beach (Choice between camp on the beach – B&B - residence).

2° Day Vulcano west coast: Medium level - 7.5 miles.
he tour continues along the western, wildest coast of the island. We will have a picnic on the famous 'Black sands beach', in the bay between Vulcano and Vulcanello. After lunch, depending on the weather and the paddlers' preferences, it is possible to have an easy crossing to admire the colours of the south part of Lipari. Return to the nautical base at 16:30. Our adventure ends here..

Trip's Map Base nautica  Spiaggia acque calde Grotta termale Spiaggia della Sirenetta Grotta della Sirenetta Grotta Azzurra  Grotta La Schicciola Spiaggia Cugno lungo Spiaggia Cannitello Grotta Abate Costa Ovest Piscina di Venere

 DETAILS AND COSTS:

Period: From March to December.

  • Minimum number of participants: 1
  • Nautical miles: 13
  • Duration: 2 days / 1 night (every day of the week)

COSTS:

  • Cost per person: € 190,00 euros
  • Vulcano food experience + 60,00 € per person for meals organized and prepared by the guide during the 2 days trip in Kayak ( Lunch and dinner of the 1st day and breakfast and lunch of the 2nd day)
  • 70.00 euros per person for every additional day in kayak after the 2° of this trip
  • 30.00 euros per person supplementary charge for trips in August
  • We offer the same price for 2 days tours of  Lipari or Salina

For information and bookings click here 


4 days by kayak around the Islands of Vulcano – Lipari - Salina           Nautical charts
Four days around the Islands of Vulcano – Lipari -  Salina
This program offers a guided kayak tours around Vulcano visiting its grottos, natural pools and thermal waters, eventually the first day it's possible climbing to the main crater. The second day we'll see Lipari with its "faraglioni" and other amazing surprises. The 3th and 4th day we'll paddling along the green coast of Salina, in this magic atmosphere usually is planned a camp in the famous Pollara's beach where was directed "The postman" by Massimo Troisi. Everywhere is possible to admire the geological layers 600.000 years old that characterize the landscape of the Aeolian Islands. Local restaurants will get us delicious meals after our paddling.

Schedule

Arrival on Vulcano ( A day before the excursion )
Meeting with the guide at 5:30 pm at our nautical base. You will get to know the trip itinerary and programme, choose and organize your personal gear in kayaks and shop to fill the caboose if necessary. Night stay on Vulcano (Choice between Camping – Hotel - Residence).

1° Day Vulcano east coast: Easy Level - 4.5 miles.
We'll meet at our headquarters at 8:30 a.m. then depart paddling southward around the island, along the eastern slopes of the Vulcano, the 'active' one' . In the afternoon after having reached the 'donkey's beach' south of the island we'll have a pic-nic and there be a possibility of a trek to Gran Cratere. We'll have dinner and spend the evening/night on Gelso's beach (Choice between camp on the beach – B&B - residence).

2° Day Vulcano - Lipari west coast: Medium level - 9.5 miles
Our travel continues along the western coast o the island, the wildest one. Picnic on the famous 'black sands' beach between Vulcano and Vulcanello. In the afternoon crossing to Lipari, dinner and night stay at Valle Muria (Compulsory camp on the beach).

3° Day Lipari - Salina: Medium level - 10 miles.
The magical west coast of Lipari will amaze you. We cross to Salina and have lunch in Lingua. In the afternoon we coast along the south of Salina up to Pollara, famous for having been a location for the movie 'The Postman', filmed in the cave homes cut in tuff rocks and on the beautiful beach under the cliff . Dinner and night stay in Pollara (Choice between camp on the beach- hotel - residence).

4° Day Salina: Easy level - 5 miles.
In the morning we coast along the north and east coast of Salina. In the early afternoon, after lunch on the island, transfer by ferry from Salina to Vulcano. At 5:30 pm return to the base and goodbyes.

Trip's Map

DETAILS AND COSTS:

Period: from March to December.

  • Minimum number of participants: 2
  • Nautical miles: 30
  • Duration: 4 days / 3 nights

COSTS:

  • Cost per person: € 350,00 euros
  • OPTIONAL: Vulcano food experience + 60,00 € per person for meals organized and prepared by the guide during the first 2 days trip in Kayak ( Lunch and dinner of the 1st day and breakfast and lunch of the 2nd day)
  • 70.00 euros per person for every additional day in kayak after the trip
  • 40.00 euros per person supplementary charge for trips in August

For information and bookings click here 


6 days by kayak around the Islands of Vulcano - Lipari - Salina - Stromboli   Nautical charts
6 days around the Islands of Vulcano – Stromboli - Lipari

This trip is planned in order to circumnavigate Vulcano island which offers grottos, thermal waters and natural pools among the rocks, also is possible (optional) only in the afternoon of the 1st day the ascent to the main active crater of the volcano. The second and 3th day we'll see west cost of Vulcano and Lipari with its "faraglioni" and other amazing surprises than crossing towards Salina we'll paddling along its green coast. The 4th day we will take the ferry to Stromboli once there, for the evening is organised the ascent to the active crater the day after we will paddle around the island. Again by ferry on the 6th day we will reach Lipari, then we will paddle along the East side of the island than crossing towards Vulcano to reach the kayak center on Vulcanello . Throughout the islands crystal stratifications are a testimony to the 600,000 years of geological activity that formed these wonders. Delicious Aeolian restaurants are the perfect way to revive after a day of paddling.

Schedule

Arrive at Vulcano (A day before the departure):
Meeting with the guide at 5:30 pm at our nautical base. You will get to know the trip itinerary and programme, choose and organize your personal gear in kayaks and shop to fill the caboose if necessary. Night stay on Vulcano (choice between Camping –  hotel - B&B - Residence).

1st  Day Vulcano east coast : Easy Level - 4.5 miles. 
We'll meet at our Kayak Center at 8:30 am then depart paddling southward around the island, along the eastern slopes of the Vulcano, the 'active' one' . In the afternoon after having reached the 'donkey's beach' south of the island we'll have a pic-nic and there be a possibility of a trek to Gran Cratere. We'll have dinner and spend the evening/night on Gelso's beach (Choice between camp on the beach – hotel - B&B - residence).

2nd  Day Vulcano west coast : Medium level - 7.5 miles. 
This day can be done in various ways. Our tour continues along the western, wildest coast of the island. We will have a picnic on the famous 'Black sands beach', that bay between Vulcano and Vulcanello. After lunch (depending on the weather and according to the paddlers' preferences), it is possible to have an easy crossing to admire the colours in the sunset of  the south eastern part of Lipari and camp on the beach there or (stay/come back) on Vulcano is. Then the second day of our trip ends. Dinner and night stay at Vulcano (or Lipari) (Choice between camp on the beach - camping – hotel - B&B - residence).

3th Day Vulcano – Lipari ( west coast) - SalinaMedium level - 9.5 miles
In the morning crossing to Lipari, the magical west coast of this island will amaze you. We cross to Salina and have lunch in Lingua. In the afternoon we coast along the east of Salina up to Santa Marina di Salina, dinner and night stay at Santa Marina di Salina (Choice between camp on the beach – hotel - B&B - residence).

4 th Day  Salina - Strombolino kayak activity                                                                                                   We take the ferry to Stromboli (kayaks in tow). In the afternoon you can visit the town and/or climb to the crater (4 hour hike – 900 m. altitude gain). Dinner and night at Stromboli (Choice between camp on the beach – hotel - B&B- residence). 

5 th Day Stromboli: Medium level - 8 miles.
We'll tour this amazing island by kayak, thrilling passage under Sciara del Fuoco ! Dinner and night at Stromboli (Choice between camp on the beach – hotel - B&B- residence).

6 th Day Stromboli/Lipari (or Vulcano)Easy Level – 3/5 miles. 
This day can be done in various ways, depending on the weather and according to the paddlers' preferences.  We'll finish our kayak tour of Stromboli, swim and relax on the beach or in town. You're free for lunch, then (at 14:30 pm) we take the ferry to Lipari (or Vulcano direct) . If will land by ferry in Lipari we'll spend the late afternoon kayaking an hour to reach the kayak center on Vulcano. Around 18:30 pm this beautiful tour ends. 

Trip's Map

DETAILS AND COSTS:

Period: from March to December.

  • • Minimum number of participants: 4
    • Nautical miles: 36/40
    • Duration: 6 days / 5 nights

COSTS:

  • Cost per person: € 500,00
  • OPTIONAL: Vulcano food experience + 60,00 € per person for meals organized and prepared by the guide during the first 2 days trip in Kayak ( Lunch and dinner of the 1st day and breakfast and lunch of the 2nd day)
  • 70.00 euros per person for every additional day in kayak after the trip
  • 60.00 euros per person supplementary charge for trips in August

For information and bookings click here 

 
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Information and booking :
Eugenio Viviani
Tel. 0039 329 5381229
Mail: click here
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A.S.D. Canoa Kayak Club Aeolian Islands
VAT 03180360830

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