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Basiluzzo

Basiluzzo, Italy

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About Basiluzzo

Basiluzzo is an island of Italy belonging to the archipelago of the Aeolian Islands, in Sicily.  Located about 3.5 km north-east of Panarea, it has an area of ​​0.3 km²: it is, therefore, the largest of the uninhabited islands and rocks of the Aeolian Islands. The coasts of the island are characterized by cliffs overlooking the sea, while in the center there is a large sloping plateau which over the centuries has been used as a site for crops, pastures, and seasonal homes.



Attractions near Basiluzzo

Panarea4.39km from Basiluzzo

Panarea is an Italian island belonging to the archipelago of the Aeolian Islands , in Sicily.  It is the smallest and least elevated island of the Aeolian archipelago, as well as the oldest, and with the islets of Basiluzzo, Spinazzola, Lisca Bianca, Dattilo, Bottaro, Lisca Nera, and the rocks of Panarelli and Formiche, it forms a micro-archipelago between Lipari and the island of Stromboli placed on a single submarine base.

Stromboli16.81km from Basiluzzo

Stromboli is one of the most active volcanoes on Earth and has been erupting almost continuously since 1932. It is an incredible and awe-inspiring sight, with a unique island atmosphere that attracts not just tourists but also film-makers and style-setters. There are three active craters at the peak.

Filicudi49.31km from Basiluzzo

Filicudi is an island of Italy belonging to the archipelago of the Aeolian Islands, in Sicily.  Administratively it is part of the municipality of Lipari; the two inhabited centers Filicudi Porto and Pecorini a Mare.  Filicudi is the fifth-largest island of the Aeolian archipelago and the second westernmost island of the archipelago.  There is a section of the Aeolian Archaeological Museum on the island, with finds from the excavations of Capo Graziano and from other areas of the Aeolian Islands

Capo Vaticano62.58km from Basiluzzo

Capo Vaticano is an extensive promontuous, seaside, and flat town in the hamlet of San Nicolò, in the municipality of Ricadi, located between Pizzo Calabro and Nicotera, along the " Costa degli Dei ", a well-known stretch of the southern Tyrrhenian coast with a tourist vocation.  The Capo Vaticano area is full of accommodation facilities equipped with entertainment services.

Grotticelle (Ricadi) 62.95km from Basiluzzo

The three bays of Grotticelle are the best known and most evocative seaside resorts of the municipality of Ricadi, located in the hamlet. San Nicolò, which culminate with the promontory of Capo Vaticano.  Even before it acquired certain tourist importance, Grotticelle was a place that lived mainly on resources of the earth and the sea.  For a little less than twenty years now, this locality has become the driving force of the economy of the entire territory of Ricadi.

Faro Point64.19km from Basiluzzo

The Punta del Faro is one of the 3 points of the island of Sicily. It is the tip of the northeast, which is located precisely in front of Calabria. It is located in the municipality of Messina, in the Torre Faro neighborhood, neighboring Ganzirri. From the Strait of Messina, it offers an exceptional view of Calabria.

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Sicily is the biggest island in Italy and in the Mediterranean Sea, an amazing land rich in history and traditions, where art and culture intertwine with wonderful natural beauties. From the sea to the mountains and countryside, from the volcanos to the fishing villages, there are really many reasons why to visit Sicily. As Frederick II, King of Sicily, once said: “I don't envy God's paradise, because I'm well satisfied to live in Sicily”.