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THE AEOLIAN ISLANDS - Departures from
MILAZZO- LIPARI TOUR -MILAZZO
DAILY FROM MARCH TO OCTOBER
Departures from the port of Milazzo: 07:20 /
08:20 /09:00 / 12:00
Transfer to Lipari Island. A member of our
team will be waiting on the Island and will
give you all the information about the
program and its itinerary.
Just after leaving the port of Milazzo, you
will have the opportunity to admire from the
boat, the promontory of Milazzo castle built
above the old town of Milazzo, probably of
Arabic origin. The castles has been
developed and improved during the time
Norman and Swabian currently declared as a
national monument. In 1608, the Cathedral of
Milazzo was built inside the castle (now Old
Cathedral) and the palace of the jurors.
After several years, the castle is back open
to the public.
Continuing navigation and before reaching
the islands to visit, you can enjoy a
magnificent view of the archipelago Eolien
declared World Heritage by UNESCO in 2000.
ARRIVAL AT THE PORT OF LIPARI:
Arrival at the port of Marina Lunga after
about 1 hour and 30 minutes of navigation.
TOUR IN BUS /TAXI OF LIPARI ISLAND :
On board a taxi begins the tour lasts an
hour and 30 minutes.
The tour includes a first stop at the
Belvedere of Quattrocchi for a panoramic
view of the Island of Vulcano
and the Faraglioni of Lipari. Then we drive
to the north-west side until we reach the
village and Pianoconte
and Quattropani. Stop at the viewpoint of
Legno Nero, where you can see the islands of
Panarea, Stromboli, and Filicudi Alicudi.
The tour will continue until our final stop
at Acquacalda to see
the pumice quarries. After returning to the
port of Lipari Canneto passing from the
famous beach, and the tour ends in the
square in front of the harbor of Marina
Free visit of the island.
WHAT WE CAN SEE IN THE ISLAND OF LIPARI:
THE CATHEDRAL OF ST BARTHOLOMEW
The Cathedral of St. Bartholomew was built
by Count Roger, who made a donation to
Brother Ambrose, who
was appointed the first abbot of all the
Aeolian Islands. This donation was confirmed
by Roger II in 1134.
THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL PARK
The archaeological area of Contrada Diana in
Lipari extends into the vast plain bounded
to the east by the
city center, to the west by the slopes, to
the south by the Vallone Ponte and to the
north by the Vallone S.
Lucia. To the wide area of the park belongs
the fenced area adjacent to the Bishop's
Palace, located south
of via Diana (now Marconi), and other small
archaeological sites nearby.
The archaeological area of Contrada Diana
was established in 1971 as a result of
excavations conducted by Luigi Bernaḅ Brea
and Madeleine Cavalier, which had revealed a
long stretch of the old Greek city walls of
the fourth century BC. The idea of the Park
was of the Bishop's Curia and the
Municipality of Lipari, in order to create a
green lung for the town.
REGIONAL ARCHEOLOGICAL MUSEUM
The Aeolian Museum, one of the most
beautiful in Sicily, display all its
exhibits over several buildings in the
Castle of Lipari. These are findings from
the excavations carried out intensively in
the Aeolian Archipelago from the 40s up to
DOWNTOWN and VITTORIO EMANUELE STREET
Corso Vittorio Emanuele II is the main road
axis of the historical center of Lipari. In
this road you can admire the many shops and
look at the many streets of the island
facing this road.
Optional lunch in a local restaurant on the
island of Vulcano.
19:00 Boarding for return to MILAZZO.
08 :30 p.m. Back to Milazzo.
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Services on request:
- Secure parking in the port of Milazzo
- Rental Scooter - Quad - Motorcycles -
- Lunch - Dinner
- Accommodation in hotels, B & B, Residence
to covenants price Milazzo and the Aeolian
- Taxi service - Location Hosting> Milazzo
port (mini cruise embarkation Aeolian
A) The times shown are subject to variations.
B) Visits the sea, and other
circumnavigations are subject to weather and
C) The route of the boat trips are subject
to change at the discretion of the captain.