11 days in Aeolian Islands Itinerary

11 days in Aeolian Islands Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Isola Vulcano
— 2 nights
2
Lipari
— 5 nights
3
Stromboli
— 1 night

2
nights
Isola Vulcano

Isola Vulcano ©
Isola Vulcano is known for trails, nature, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trek along Scalata al Cratere, make a trip to Capo Grillo, kick back and relax at Baia Negra, and get outside with Sunset Beach Vulcano Eolie.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Isola Vulcano trip planner.

Cape Town, South Africa to Isola Vulcano is an approximately 24-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cape Town to Isola Vulcano. Traveling from Cape Town in May, Isola Vulcano is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Lipari.

Things to do in Isola Vulcano

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Scalata al Cratere ©
Scalata al Cratere
Capo Grillo ©
Capo Grillo
Spiaggia del Cannitello ©
Spiaggia del Cannitello

5
nights
Lipari

Lipari ©
Lipari is the largest of the Aeolian Islands in the Tyrrhenian Sea off the northern coast of Sicily, southern Italy; it is also the name of the island's main town and comune, which is administratively part of the Metropolitan City of Messina. Get out of town with these interesting Lipari side-trips: Malfa (Azienda Agricola Virgona & Spiaggia dello Scario) and Punto Panoramico Semaforo (in Pollara). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Museo Archeologico Regionale Eoliano, get outside with Blu Lounge, enjoy the sand and surf at Coral Beach, and get great views at Belvedere Quattrocchi.

You can plan Lipari trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Ride a ferry from Isola Vulcano to Lipari in an hour. May in Lipari sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Stromboli.

Things to do in Lipari

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Malfa, Cala Junco
Highlights from your plan
Museo Archeologico Regionale Eoliano ©
Museo Archeologico Regionale Eoliano
Chiesa Vecchia di Quattropani ©
Chiesa Vecchia di Quattropani
Submarine Tours

1
night
Stromboli

Stromboli ©
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): get outside with Strombolicchio, learn more about the world around you at Centro Visitatori INGV, thencontemplate the geological forces at Stromboli, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Ficogrande.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Stromboli day trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Lipari to Stromboli in 2 hours. In May, daytime highs in Stromboli are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Stromboli

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Stromboli ©
Stromboli
Strombolicchio ©
Strombolicchio
Ficogrande ©
Ficogrande