Refund policy for top crater excursions.
From the day of booking until the day before departure, no cancellation penalty will be applied.
For cancellations made on the same day of the excursion, no refund will be granted.
In case of cancellation of the excursion before departure due to force majeure or adverse weather conditions, 100% of the fare paid will be reimbursed.
In the case the customer decides to abandon the excursion after the departure no refund will be granted.
How to get Stromboli?
From Reggio Calabria
Compagnia Ustica Lines: only in the summer months from June to September
Compagnia Salina relax boat. Only in the summer.
Several companies, during the summer sell trips from Tropea to Stromboli. Please google to found it!
How do I get from/to Stromboli to the others Aeolian Island?
Where I can book accommodation for my stay in Stromboli?
Il Vulcano a Piedi on request can organizes your stay in Stromboli. Our bed and breakfast are, for both individuals and groups. Here you can book online
The excursions are available during the whole year?
From Easter to early November we organize for individuals and groups, daily hiking to the top crater. The rest of the year it is possible to book a private guide for exclusive use. Contact Us for more info
What time the hiking start?
The departure time of the hike depends on the season, usually about 3 hours before sunset. Return after 5 hours excursion.
Where I can rent the hiking equipments
Il Vulcano a Piedi, on demand offers the rental service: hiking boots, headlamps, backpacks, jackets, hiking sticks etc. Before the hike you can rent everything you need.
There is a minimum age for this hiking
Depending on the physical condition and practice to long walks in rough terrain. The volcanological guide on the spot is the only judge for each individual case.