Cruise to the Egadi Islands by Sail Boat
Program 2017 – 8 days / 7 nights, itinerary: Palermo – Riserva dello Zingaro – Favignana – Marettimo – Levanzo
Boarding and briefing in Palermo. Set sailing before 6.30 p.m according weather conditions, heading west to Capo Gallo Natural Reserve and Isola delle Femmine. Overnight stay at anchor in front of Isola delle Femmine or Terrasini.
Breakfast and navigation towards San Vito Lo Capo along the Riserva dello Zingaro, a stunning natural reserve. The lovely sea village of San Vito Lo Capo is one of the best tourist destination in Sicily, with its beautiful white beach. Cous Cous dinner and overnight stay at anchor in the San Vito bay.
Departure to Favignana, or “Big Butterfly”; the island is so named because of the favignana stone. Palazzo Florio and Cala Rossa, a picturesque bay, worth the visit. Dinner and overnight in the stunning Cala Rossa inlet.
Navigation towards Marettimo. We will circumnavigate Favignana with a stop in Cala Pozzo or Cala Rotonda and we proceed until Marettimo in the afternoon, the farest Egadi island. Mount Falcone overlooks this wild island, featuring rich marine caves and long lanes which bring to the Roman houses’ ruins. Dinner and overnight in Marettimo.
Excursion to Marettimo’s caves and, after lunch, we proceed our navigation with swimming stops. In the late afternoon departure to the little island of Levanzo. Overnight.
Wake up in Levanzo and after a swimming in the stunning Grotta del Genovese and Cala Fredda, we proceed the sailing until San Vito Lo Capo, where we will spend the overnight stay at anchor.
After the breakfast in San Vito Lo Capo, departure to the Riserva dello Zingaro with swimming stops. Sail back to Palermo in the late afternoon. We will enjoy a free night among aperitifs and tastings of delicious Sicilian wines.
Breakfast on board and disembarkation before 10.00 am
Schedule strictly depends on marine weather conditions and Captain’s decisions are unquestionable. Program and visits may be subject to change.
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