Messina: In this stretch of coast mythology believed was hiding the sea monster Charybdis, which together with that of Scylla represented the personification of the terrifying marine vortices that formed at that time a serious danger to navigation in the strait.
Spectacular and unique, this excursion allows you to see the door of Sicily by sea through the beautiful lake of Ganzirri sailing departing from Torre Faro is held in the meeting place between the Ionian and the Tyrrhenian Sea, therefore, its shores are lapped by very strong currents that the conformation changes of the beaches several times during the year and from one year to the next.
The vorticose waters of the Strait of Messina are constantly subject to transfer between the Tyrrhenian and Ionian basins, they are considered among the areas with the most outstanding biodiversity of the Mediterranean, in fact every dive in these seabeds gives always unforgettable meetings.
The route took place in slow motion allows you to appreciate the special slits that open along the coast and giving to you the pleasure to take pictures and enjoy the coast features, there are also planned stops in secluded places to allow visitors for swimming and snorkelling.
The relationship between the number of hikers and water capacity of the boat is studied in order to offer maximum comfort.
The routes must be booked at least 24 hours in advance NB:Please note that programmingcan be customizedforgroups
Period: May to October
Adult recipients (excluding children)
Duration full day sea & land
Time slot: from 8.30 am to 5.30pm
air-conditioned small pullman and boat
The land route is designed to allow you to discover the most significant environmental aspects that characterize the area and territory surrounding.
Home pick up c / o receptive structures (Catania and surrounding municipalities)
Activities: hiking, snorkeling, diving, archeology, history and marine biology
What we Offer Departure and Return c / o the accommodation that welcomes you Minipulman or air-conditioned Minivan Tour Boat Help and Support English speaking guide (groups) Sea for snorkeling equipment (mask and tube fins on request) Diving equipment (rental))
Recommended Clothing Accessories BAG/KNAPSACK- windproof jacket, tennis shoes, beach sandals - sunscreen - hat-tablecloth from the sea