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Sicily Sailing Experience

95121 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 723 2053
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A fantastic day at the sea with Antonio

We had an absolutely wonderful honeymoon sailing trip with Antonio. We left in the evening and were... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
Jan M
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Helsinki, Finland
Not a great experience!

Sadly, we were very disappointed with our 'Sicily Sailing Experience' on May 21 2018. We booked a... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Kathy W
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Vestal
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Sicily Sailing Experience organizes excursion in Catania and thanks to our daily sailboat tours you will see:- the medieval lava castle in Acicastello- the Cyclops Islands and the Acitrezza marine reserve- the Caves of UlyssesYou can try:- sailing a boat, learning the fundamental basics- canoeing, snorkeling or pedal boating in the Cyclops marine reservesnorkeling- fishing activities and the chance to see dolphinsYou will enjoy:- a delicious lunch- Sicilian "granita"
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  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“aci trezza” (6 reviews)
“mussels” (4 reviews)
“great cook” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
95121 Catania, Sicily, Italy
Centro Catania
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+39 095 723 2053
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

We had an absolutely wonderful honeymoon sailing trip with Antonio. We left in the evening and were able to enjoy the sunset view over Etna from the sea. Although the sea was a bit rough we felt very safe and comfortable in Antonios care. Besides...More

1  Thank Jan M
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Sadly, we were very disappointed with our 'Sicily Sailing Experience' on May 21 2018. We booked a 'Private Charter' for 4 adults, for a special 60th Birthday Celebration, on that day. We arrived to find 4 more adults also booked. The management showed no real...More

2  Thank Kathy W
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We were a little leery to go on a sailing trip in March but it ended up being a beautiful day! We learned a little bit about sailing, learned a little history about the area and had a great lunch in the sunshine. We were...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

We have not regretted a single second that we have booked this trip. In the morning at 10 am we went on board and the memorable day could started. The captain and his assistant were for this day the crew. The captain task was to...More

Thank krahan
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

It was a very pleasant day out with spectacular views of Etna and the coast from the boat. However, I was disappointed that the experience did not match the description I had paid for. We were promised "snorkelling in Ulysses’ Caves"; this did not happen...More

1  Thank Kiwi-in-Hull
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

We had a nice relaxed day. The tour is great and the food was excellent. Thank your very much for your engagement.More

1  Thank TomDresden
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Mariblu11, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Sicily Sailing Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Dear friend, thank you so much for your feedback! It is really important for us! We hope you can enjoy again a tour with us if you will come back in Catania in the future! :) Have a nice day and thank you again for...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

This was an excellent adventure for my husband and me!! We enjoyed the entire 8 hours. The crew was friendly and informative and the food was delicious. I would definitely recommend this trip.

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Reviewed 26 July 2017

Skipper was professional in sailing but did not do parts which were actually promised in the offer nor did he tell anythig about the tour. The tour actually offers a rich landscape with nice stories of greek etymologies but the crew failed to tell anything...More

1  Thank almoeli
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Reviewed 1 June 2017

We went 2 times on 2 different day sailing on 2 different route, and I have to say we enjoy every single moments of it. The crew was fantastic ( thanks a lot to Marco Benjamin and Diego) they made us feel like very welcome...More

1  Thank Anto J
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Mariblu11, Frontoffice at Sicily Sailing Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

Dear Anto J Thanks a lot for your positive feedback! We are very glad you have spent a good time with us. We hope to meet you again in future. Best regards

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Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Wonderful experience, lovely people, great nature, if you want to enjoy the sea around Catania, this sailing experience is amazing. I'm lucky to be a part of the sailing crew for one day. Perfect!!

Thank L C
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Emily D
3 August 2016|
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Response from Mariblu11 | Property representative |
Hi Emily, thank you for contacting us! Of course we offer private tours for 4 people! Send us an email to so we can send you all the details!
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Hi, our office is in Via Naumachia 103 where the B&B Catania City Center is.
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