Frequently asked questions
The day before the excursion, our team will send you a GPS location and some photos of our Info Point to reach us easily. We recommend renting a car, but we also arrange round-trip transfer service with an additional cost.
At Piazzale Rifugio Sapienza there is an ample parking lot, both free and on payment. If you get there early, parking will be easy enough.
Yes, there is a public bus (AST) that leaves form Catania Central Station at 8.15am and arrives at Rifugio Sapienza at 10.30am, but timing does not match the start of our excursions. The same bus leaves from Rifugio Sapienza at 16.30pm to arrive again at Catania Central Station at 6.15pm
Yes, Piazzale Rifugio Sapienza is an important tourist station full of bars / restaurants and souvenirs, but we recommend buying everything you need in advance.
Yes, you can safely leave your luggage at our Info Point for all the excursion time.
Our excursions start in the afternoon and end in late evening, so it is necessary to stay overnight on Stromboli island as there are no ferries on late evening.
To get to Stromboli island there are hydrofoils that depart daily from Milazzo. For timetables and reservations, consult the LibertyLines.it website. We recommend arriving on the island in the morning.