Stromboli: Volcanic Eruptions Hiking Tour

Activity provider: Il Vulcano a Piedi

Stromboli: Volcanic Eruptions Hiking Tour

Activity provider: Il Vulcano a Piedi
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From US$ 35.77 per person

Explore Stromboli, one of the planet's most spectacular volcanoes with a licensed volcanologist guide. Watch the volcano's brilliant lava explosions from a safe distance.

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  • See the amazing lava explosions coming out of the Stromboli volcano
  • Watch as the lava tumbles down the Sciara del Fuoco into the sea
  • Enjoy a scenic hike with a vulcanologist
Full description
Go on an amazing guided tour to see the eruptions of the Stromboli volcano. Watch impressive explosions shoot lava hundreds of meters into the air, falling along the Sciara del Fuoco before plunging into the sea. Start the tour in the village of Stromboli and hike the stunning path of San Vincenzo with your guide. Enjoy spectacular views of the stunning landscape. Reach the designated viewing area and watch the regular explosions erupting from the main summit craters of the mountain. Hike up to the observatory before making the walk back to the village of Stromboli.
  • Licensed volcanologist guide
  • Tour to watch Stromboli eruptions
  • Tasting of Malvasia wine
    Not suitable for
    • Pregnant women
    • People with heart problems

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    Meeting point

    Meeting point may vary depending on the option booked.

    Important information

    What to bring

    • Sun hat
    • Food
    • Snacks
    • Drinks
    • Water
    • Packed lunch
    • Sports shoes
    • Flashlight

    Not allowed

    • Open-toed shoes

    Know before you go

    • The climb, especially for those that are not used to walking in the mountains, is not short (5 hours)
    • There is a vertical drop of 400 meters, often with steep steps and sections covered with sand and volcanic ash, where it is quite hard to proceed
    • For some people, this hike is a considerable effort to deal with, even in the best physical condition and with suitable hiking equipment
    Customer reviews

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    4 /5

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    A short walk leads to to a viewing point where you can see regular eruptions of the vulcano at dawn or during early night. The landscape is very beautiful and if you are lucky you can combine a beautiful sunset with amazing vulcanic activity. Definitely worth the effort.

    September 19, 2021

    Group was very large and bad arrangements about return. Tempo was initially also (too) high, so someone had to drop out. It is that you can not only go up, but otherwise the added value was limited.

    October 1, 2021

    September 22, 2021

    Product ID: 400366