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Five Reasons To Visit The UNESCO Protected Aeolian Archipelago

By Yacht Getaways Team
on  October 17, 2017

Exploring the unique landscapes, rugged coastlines and sparkling waters of Italy’s Aeolian Islands by boat is one of the best ways to experience this region’s supremely natural beauty. If that’s not enough to convince you, here are a few more reasons why booking an Italian Yacht Getaway is an incredibly good idea.

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WALK THROUGH STUNNING VOLCANIC LANDSCAPES

There’s something about wandering through ancient volcanic landscapes that really connects you not only with the natural world, but also with humanity. Thinking about how many people have taken in these same views over the centuries is a profound experience, with extraordinary smoking fumaroles and bubbling mud baths adding to the atmosphere in a truly unique and unforgettable way.

 

ENJOY SALINA’S UNIQUE, VERDANT LANDSCAPE

Contrasting other rugged volcanic landscapes is the gloriously green landscape of Salina. Renowned for its production of Malvasia, a deliciously sweet wine, exploring this beautiful island via scooter is the best way to experience such a lush and verdant region, with an array of stunning views to soak in throughout your travels.

 

EXPLORE THE BEAUTIFUL SNAKING STREETS OF ANCIENT VILLAGES

Wandering the winding streets of the ancient villages is always a joyful experience because you can never quite be certain what you’ll find around the next corner. From tucked away cafes to family-run bakeries, you’re certain to fall in love with the architecture and walkways in this very special part of the world.

 

SPECTACULAR SEASCAPES

When the sun sets and sends streaks of rich orange and pink tones across the sky and you capture glimpses of lava eruptions and smouldering volcanoes out in the distance, these are the moments that you’ll truly treasure for a lifetime.

 

SNORKEL THE REGION’S CRYSTAL CLEAR WATERS ON YOUR YACHT GETAWAY HOLIDAY

Life above the waves in the Aeolian archipelago is unforgettably beautiful, but so are the technicolour landscapes that exist beneath the ocean’s surface. With sea grottos, vibrant sea life and coral reefs to explore, let’s just say that time spent in the water will be just as wonderful as time you spend on land.

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