Snorkeling in Sicily, a fantastic experience to live on board a yacht
If you are planning a yacht holiday in Sicily and want to admire the marine environment up close then we invite you to follow this mini guide to discover the 4 best places to snorkel in Sicily.
We will take you to Ustica
and then continue towards the Zingaro Reserve,
continuing in the direction ofthe Egadi archipelago
and then conclude your yacht holiday in theAeolian archipelago.
In addition to the exclusive environment of the Mediterranean Sea we recommend renting a luxury yacht so as not to have to give up any comfort.
Surely a boat holiday is able to regenerate body and mind and if in addition to this you add an enchanting context like the clear waters of Sicily then your holiday will be a super holiday.
Snorkeling in Sicily: the Zingaro Reserve
Between Castellammare del Golfo and Trapani, the Zingaro Reserve is one of the most enchanting seasideresorts in Sicily. A real pearl in the Mediterranean with surprising colors, both in the water and on the shore. With 7 kilometers of protected sandy beach, turquoise waters and fascinating landscapes. Undoubtedly the natural park is one of the best snorkeling sites on the island. Diving in this reserve you can admire limestone cliffs, sponges and sea anemones that inhabit the underwater caves with schools of vibrant fish. Here you can enjoy the view of the red corals.
Snorkeling in Sicily: archipelago of the Egadi Islands
TheArcipelago delle Egadi is a true paradise for snorkelers,in fact it allows its visitors to explore all the marine and coastal wonder of its three major islands: the largest and most famous Favignana, Levanzo and Marettimo and the islets of Formica and Maraone.
An obligatory stop on this underwater tour in the Egadi Islands is the bay of Cala Rossa, in Favignana. One of the most beautiful bays in Sicily, in fact it seems to resemble a large amphitheater protected by rocks in a turquoise and clear sea.
Even the bay of Cala Azzurra,one of the most evocative places on the island, with its shallow waters and the clarity of its waters make it a large natural pool.
Inevitable, especially for couple snorkeling,the stop in the Grotta degli Innamorati,here two rocks, located next to each other, united in a close underwater embrace.
Snorkeling in Sicily: Ustica
Ustica,Italy’s first marine reserve, is a popular snorkeling destination in Sicily. In summer tourists can snorkel in Cala Sidoti together with marine biologists from the University of Palermo and learn from them the secrets of the Sicilian seabed through underwater earplugs.
Snorkeling in Sicily: archipelago of the Aeolian Islands
The Aeolian Islands are for every visitor a triumph of beauty. The seascape is amazing even in shallow water. Experienced swimmers can head as far as Vulcano to the famous Piscina di Venere to bathe in the emerald waters of a natural pool nestled among the rocks.
Luxury yacht charter for an exclusive holiday in Sicily
To enjoy the sea at 360 ° treat yourself to a yacht holiday, better if luxury without sacrificing the comforts of life. The crew on board, always very discreet, will be able to pamper you to make your experience in the waters of the Mediterranean unique.
Sicily is the ideal place to snorkel, thanks to our experience and professionalism we will take you to exclusive bays of rare beauty, away from mass tourism to live every moment in a unique way.
Sicily Boat Rentals designs your ideal travel itinerary, aboard a luxury yacht for rent, in Sicily.