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Scalata al Cratere

Vulcano, isola di Vulcano, Sicily, Italy
+39 339 418 5875
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Top place, absolute must see

We went up during a thunder and lightning storm that approached from the west. Totally unique... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
pzeden
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Haslemere, United Kingdom
Easy hike with vents

Our hike up the crater took about an hour, it's an easy path. Once we were up there, we decided to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Comradegeneral86
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Geneva, Switzerland
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Vulcano, isola di Vulcano, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went up during a thunder and lightning storm that approached from the west. Totally unique experience, lightning strikes at sea and booming thunder overhead; sulphurous smoke fields above the massive crater, a good walk with fabulous views of the islands.

Thank pzeden
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our hike up the crater took about an hour, it's an easy path. Once we were up there, we decided to walk around the crater itself giving us views in all the surroundings of the volcano. It is very scenic and beautiful from up top...More

Thank Comradegeneral86
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an absolute must if you are visiting Vulcano. The walk up is fairly easy, 45 mins to get to the viewing platform over the crater. You'll need got walking shoes, a stick and lots of water if its hot! The first 500 mtrs...More

Thank ElliottCoventry
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We hiked the volcano in the early hour of the day. It's a 50' easy trek to go up and about 30' to go down. Amazing view of the island from the top.

Thank Traveller_Dwarf
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Good shoes, and preferably a walking pole to help climb the rough path. I was not sure-footed enough to complete the walk, but enjoyed stunning views and lovely wild flowers even on the lower slpes.

1  Thank Gilly12345
Reviewed 10 May 2017

It takes about 45 minutes to scale the volcano all the way to the top of the crater. It's a delightful hike during which you'll enjoy the vistas of surrounding islands as they open up before you. And it's THE thing to do whilst on...More

1  Thank Tinde_K
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Really good hike up the volcano. It took about 30mins to get to the crater. Route is clearly mapped and always busy - can't get lost. Views from the top are amazing! Just don't spend too much time near the steaming gaps, stinks of sulphur

1  Thank Dory-the-fish
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

An experience never to forget! About a 50 min. climb each way. The view is incredible and I've seen other volcanos but this one has a special energy. A wonderful atmosphere. Amanda

2  Thank AmandaKat21
Reviewed 7 November 2016

It is tempting to go up early afternoon as many of the few shops and restaurants are closed and there is little to do in the small town.. Try to avoid this as the first part of the ascent is on the baking, black, volcanic...More

5  Thank Jimmy K
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed very close to Milazzo and decided to go to Vulcano island one day. The boat trip took 45mins. At the harbor the tourist signs are not straight forward thus we walked on the wrong direction for 1mins before we found the right path....More

2  Thank Kriszta O
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