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Il Vulcano a Piedi - Stromboli Excursions Organizer

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An Unforgettable evening with the Fire Gods !

I spent a while studying the reviews of the various companies offering excursions to the Stromboli... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
Carterman69
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Recursion at Stromboli volcano with il vulcano a piedi

We have enjoyed our staying in Stromboli with Il Volcano a piedi: the accommodation is clean and... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
Laura B
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Dublin, Ireland
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The Vulcano a Piedi, organizes excursions on Stromboli volcano, and promotes the knowledge of the entire Aeolian archipelago.There is no sight more fascinating than that of an active volcano, a small dot on the map where the land glimpses of what...more
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Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

I spent a while studying the reviews of the various companies offering excursions to the Stromboli crater and after completing the trip I concluded that in reality you pays your money & takes your pick !! The fact is they all offer the same gig...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

We have enjoyed our staying in Stromboli with Il Volcano a piedi: the accommodation is clean and comfortable enough (just bring some spray against mosquitoes) and in perfect location very handy ... The excursion to the volcano is well organized but you need to be...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

Wow! What can we say. We visited the island of Stromboli to climb to the top and watch it erupt, and we did just that. The climb is not too difficult or technical, but I would say if you can climb outside of the month...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Mareofessex
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Third year in a row to Stromboli. Third year we make it to the top to enjoy the show Iddu puts in front of our eyes. Third year in a row with Franco the Great. We like the walk to the top: it is a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ceciliaantolini
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Equipped with spare clothing, water, snacks, a headlamp, safety helmet and of course my camera, Franco from Il Vulcano a Piedi expertly lead us to the top of Stromboli, nine-hundred-meters above sea level. A tough climb, which would have been exhausting if not for the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 25 July 2018

This is a 6 hour hike - 3 hours on the way up, an hour or so at the top and 2 hours down. Our guide was really knowledgeable and gave some good information on our short breaks. take lots of water as it is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Christine1309
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Stromboli is a great excursion but please do proper research to avoid agencies like "il vulcano". We booked this in advance and we were not warned about extra charges (renting equipment). It is not ony that is ridiculously expensive (they force you to rent poles...and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank Diego F
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Incredible experience! The climb was challenging ad advertised, but do not let that scare you too much, it's still doable even if not in the best phisical shape and if you do not hike every week. Challenging, but incredibly exciting. Breathtaking the view while going...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sara R
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We had a short and terrible experience with this mob. The issue was mainly with the guide Antonio who seemed distracted and unprofessional. We had arranged to go up with them and arrived at the office as arranged and Antonio ignored us while he talking...More

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank SnaveSydney
Reviewed 29 October 2017

It’s not the company that matters, it’s the GUIDE! He's the one who can make this experience special, or... not. I am in my sixties, reasonably fit, but due to week knees and back problems, I was apprehensive about the climb. I had pre registered...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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RonenS125
7 July 2017|
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Response from Vulcanoapiedi | Property representative |
Dear Ronen, March still low season, boats start from June. Best regards
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