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Top 10 Things To Do In The Aeolian Islands

By MedSailors Crew
on  June 20, 2017

We get it. You might think we’re biased, but it’s true – you’re in for a treat on your MedSailors Italy sailing trip!

Sailing in Italy - Experience all that the islands have to offer

Mud Baths and Hot Springs

Volcanic activity may have ceased on Vulcano, but the legacy of the island’s active past lives on. Kayak or sail around the island in search of warm sea springs, or relax in a healing mud bath.

Snorkel in the Crystal-Clear Waters of the Tyrrhenian Sea

Dive into the transparent turquoise waters to explore the extraordinarily colourful eco system that exists beneath the waves.

Hike to the Very Tip of a Volcanic Crater

Prepare to be awestruck by the way the ground quite literally rumbles beneath your feet, and feel the warmth of lava fireworks from this ancient natural wonder.

Have a Beach Party Under the Stars

Isola Filicudi is the most remote island on our itinerary and after spending your day enjoying its unspoilt landscape, it’s time to turn your attention to the stars for an out of this world experience.

Indulge Your Taste Buds on a Wine Tasting Extravaganza

Salina is a haven of wildflowers and greenery, and as it’s home to vineyards producing a sweet wine called Malvasia, it only makes sense to enjoy an authentic tasting experience!

Hidden Coves, Sea Springs and Sea Grottos

Panarea is famous for its lively atmosphere and the chance to meet new people from all over the world whilst exploring untouched sea grottos is sheer perfection.

Practice your Photography Skills on your Sailing Trip

Even if your snaps don’t usually look particularly profesh, the Islands are so picturesque your social feeds will look lit in no time, no filter necessary!

Learn About the Islands’ History and Heritage

Admire beautiful architecture, see ancient Roman and Greek ruins, and wander around museums which house a variety of thought provoking exhibits.

Eat. A lot

Refreshing gelato, super fresh seafood, the chargrilled taste of summer. Italian food, guys!

Dance the Night Away on your MedSailors Italy Escapade

Because sometimes life calls for a night of music and dancing!

Sailing tours of Italy - Night time hotspots for drinking and dancing

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