This 10-hour tour combines a fast boat ride from Terracina to Ponza Island, plus a tourist motorboat ride around Ponza and Palmarola Islands. You will have a panoramic group tour of the islands. You will stop at various marvelous and less-touristy spots to swim and take pictures. You will admire sea caves, rocky cliffs, small bays, and much more. You will also have free time at the French Beach to relax and enjoy the sun. During the tour you will have lunch with a "pasta" dish ("Surprise of Captain") + wine/water/coffee. Group size is 50/60.
The tour starts from Terracina at 8:40am. After a fast boat journey (approximately 1 hour) you will reach Ponza. You will have free time for a walk in the port area (Ponza has a bourbon village). At 11:00am you will start your panoramic cruise around Ponza. You will circumnavigate by motorboat the islands of Ponza and Palmarola. You will have the possibility to stop in various marvelous and less-touristy spots to swim and take pictures. If the weather conditions are good, you will also stop at the French Beach (so called because of the famous French explorer and oceanographer, Jacques-Yves Cousteau, who appointed Palmarola as "the most beautiful island in the Mediterranean Sea") where you can see the cave houses carved into the rock, sea caves, towering cliffs of rock, the turquoise-colored sea, stretches of coastline covered by the Mediterranean vegetation, small bays, and the flight of the gulls, hawks, cormorants. You will also have lunch with a "pasta" dish ("Surprise of Captain") + wine\water\coffee. Afterwards you will go back to Ponza Port, and you will have the returning boat to Terracina.RETURN: May 01-27/ September 14-30 h5.15pmJune 18 - September 09 h6.30 pm Motorboats used for cruises are authorized and certified for the transportation of persons for tourist purposes. They are equipped with toilet, shade area, seating benches, sunbathing area, fridge, ascension ladder for bathing stalls, and two crew members.