Escursioni ai crateri dello Stromboli - Excursions to the Stromboli craters

Excursions to the craters (ENG)

Posted in Uncategorized  by admin | February 5th, 2010

Excursions fall into two different categories: choose the one which best suits you…!

Naturalist (400 metres)

  • Lasts 2-4 hours
  • with rest stops every 40 minutes or so
  • Available from March to June and from September to November
  • in groups of at least 10 persons
  • Departs at 08.00 hrs from Piazza San Vincenzo


  • Lasts 5-6 hours
  • with rest stops every 40 minutes or so, and about an hour at the crater
  • Available all year round
  • in groups of at least 15 persons
  • Departure time varies according to the season

How to dress for the excursion

  • Appropriate clothing and equipment
  • hiking boots
  • windbreaker
  • warm jacket
  • fresh T-Shirt
  • water
  • sandwiches
  • fruit and sweets
  • battery powered torch
  • protective helmet

The protective helmet, which is obligatory, is supplied by the guide for the duration of the excursion. Torches are available at the office in via Pizzillo.