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Reviewed 1 week ago

Did the trek up to the volcano whilst visiting the island. Don't be fooled, its not easy!! The walk is tough going and you have to keep up with the group but the view is definitely worth it.The volcano erupted roughly every 5 minutes when...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rosiebud6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did a fine day cruise from Milazzo to Stromboli, with an additional stop in Panarea, in May of 2018, aboard the Eolian Princess. The boat carried about a hundred people, mostly Italians, but with a sprinkling of French and English, and 2 Americans. North...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MarkSherouse
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

This might've been my best experience yet. Although it was raining almost on the entire climb, when we got up the skies cleared a bit and we got to marvel the frequent eruptions from several of the volcano's fissures. Good physical condition is needed, and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Gergely S
Reviewed 21 October 2018

We had a tour to the crater, sadly we didn't see anything because of the fog. But the day after we had a wonderful view (and good food and wine) from the Observatorium, with spectacular eruptions every few minutes.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank PhilipO983
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

We booked a boat trip from Tropea and went in search of an erupting volcano - we saw no activity but was an interesting place. The black sands are amazing

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank juliew493
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

This was sensational. We got our excursion from Lipari. The group sizes to the top are 20 people (ish), and trust me.... there are a lot of people who do this! The seas had been rough the few days beforehand, so the trip hadn’t run...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tamaletown
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

OK I appreciate I’m contributing to the problem but realistically far too many tourists descend on the island of Stromboli. What they come to see is the eruptions which can only be seen from a boat and does not actually need you to set foot...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rogert151
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

It takes 6 hours to go to the summit and back. Experience not to be missed when you are there. The walk is a bit strenuous but the pace is slow and most people people can do it. Seeing eruptions every 5 to 10 minutes,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Felt so privileged to view Stromboli on the night boat tour from Panarea. The sunset was simply superb whilst enjoying a glass of wine in the small town of Ginostra. Back in the boat we enjoyed the magic of a full moon rising over the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Elizabeth Y
Reviewed 22 September 2018

powerful and magnificent! We've climbed with Magmatrek and it was amazing. It's worth it. One of the most beautiful things I've done travelling.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mathilde M
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Response from NKNERIK | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I love Magmatrek..The convenience is that you can send email to discuss all preparations..
17 November 2018|
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Response from NKNERIK | Reviewed this property |
Hello, dear.. there were 2 children in our group: 6 and 9 years old Surprisingly ,they took it easier then me ..I can't say any about annoyance of children: they were with parents..No problem,I think . But it was quite hard... More
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Response from Adventure-hiker2 | Reviewed this property |
NO, I would NOT advise taking kids that young on this hike, It is quite strenuous, and since you must hike with a guide in a group you must keep the pace of the other hikers. It would not be appropriate or fair to the others... More