Giannutri and Giglio Mini Cruises
Discover Giglio and Giannutri Island with a day cruise from Le Crociere del Sole!
Experience the wonders of Giglio and Giannutri Island on our daily excursion
Keen on exploring two of the most beautiful islands in the Tuscan Archipelago, Giglio and Giannutri, but short on time for an extended stay?
No worries! Every year, from April to September, Le Crociere del Sole offers daily tours, giving you the opportunity to experience the top attractions these islands have to offer.
Where does the Giglio and Giannutri day cruise embark from?
Our day cruise to Giglio and Giannutri always sets sail from Porto Santo Stefano (find details here about where to park your vehicle for the day). Once parked, it's just a short walk to the nearby ferry terminal. Head to Piazzale Candi 8 – Ferry Terminal, at Porto del Valle.
If you're vacationing nearby and prefer to get there without a car? A great alternative is our shuttle service, ensuring a comfortable journey to Porto Santo Stefano. If you're interested, here are the details to book this service. Please note, the shuttle is NOT included in the Giglio and Giannutri day cruise price:
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Here's what awaits you on the Giglio Giannutri Mini Cruise with Le Crociere del Sole
- Several-hour stops at both the Giglio and Giannutri Islands, offering you a chance to bask on beautiful beaches and dive into the refreshing crystal-clear waters;
- A delightful seafood lunch onboard our vessel, paired with lively entertainment moments;
- An option to book guided excursions as an addition to your mini cruise, thanks to the environmental guides available on board;
- The presence of a professional photographer on board to capture the highlights of your journey.
For our Giglio and Giannutri mini cruises, we proudly operate the Motonave Revenge, which features the following onboard amenities:
- A fully stocked bar
- Special assistance for guests with disabilities by our attentive staff
- Entertainment sessions
- Tour guide insights
- Dining service
- TV lounges
Your day's itinerary
9:15 a.m. - Boarding begins. We advise arriving at the departure point at least 30 minutes ahead of the scheduled departure time.
9:45 a.m. - Setting sail from Porto Santo Stefano.
11:00 AM - Arrival at Giannutri Island. Here, you have the freedom to explore on your own or opt for a guided excursion available for booking onboard (additional charge).
1 p.m. - Once back aboard the Motonave Revenge, indulge in a hearty seafood lunch prepared by our team. While dining, we'll set course for the day's second destination: Giglio Island.
2:20 p.m. - Estimated arrival at Giglio Island.Opt for free exploration or a guided tour (note: tour cost not included in the ticket price).
5:30 p.m. - Departure back to Porto Santo Stefano.
6:30 p.m. Expected arrival at Porto Santo Stefano.
Stopover times are approximate and may change due to weather conditions.
Prices per person
lta Season: from August 10 at September 1 (included)
adults $71.50 ⌋ (4-11 years old) guys €38 ⌋(0-3 years old) free infant
Low Season: from March 30 at 09 August and from the 2 at September 30
adults $66.50 ⌋ (4-11 years old) guys €38 ⌋ (0-3 years old) infant free
The fee includes.
- Baggage medical insurance
- Ticket for mini-cruise with stop at Giglio and Giannutri;
- Lunch on board: Pescatora Risotto, Mixed fried prawns and squid, dessert, bread, water and wine.
- Alternative menu for younger children pasta in white and/or with sauce, mixed salad, sweet bread and water.
- Menu options gluten free
- Giglio and Giannutri landing fee € 5.5
The fee does NOT include.
- Transfers to boarding location;
- Guided Tours on the Islands;
- Anything not specifically mentioned in the program and in "the fee includes."
You can cancel your booking up to 48 hours before the departure date.
If you cancel within this period, you're entitled to a full ticket refund. After this time frame, refunds won't be available. For online purchase refunds, please send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Refunds will be processed to the same credit card used for purchase, minus any potential fees.
We reserve the right to cancel the trip due to adverse weather conditions or other unforeseen circumstances. In such cases, we will fully refund your ticket.
The itinerary might change because of adverse sea conditions, with the final decision solely and exclusively in the hands of the captain. For further information, we recommend checking the service's terms and conditions.
As previously mentioned, during your stops on the islands, you have the opportunity to join guided tours or partake in activities, which are not included in the Giglio and Giannutri minicruise price. We've designed our offerings to cater to a wide range of interests.
You can book the following excursions directly onboard our Motonave Revenge:
- Giannutri Island Nature Tour: adults €10, children (6-10 years) €5, infants (0-5 years) free;
- Giglio Castello Visit: adults €10, children (6-10 years) €5, infants (0-5 years) free (Transport to Giglio Castello not included);
- Snorkeling in Giannutri: €15 (mask rental option available for €3);
- Snorkeling at Giglio Island: €15 (mask rental option for €3);
- Combined Snorkeling in Giannutri and Giglio: €20 (mask rental option for €3);
- Snorkeling Package in Giannutri + Giglio Castello tour: €20 (transport to the Castle not included) (mask rental option for €3);
- Guided Tour of the Roman Villa in Giannutri: €10, bookable both online with the minicruise purchase and onboard via our park guides;
- Theater performance at the scenic Saracen Tower-Giglio Porto: € 6.00 (duration 30 minutes, suitable for all).
You can conveniently book these excursions online or directly onboard with our guides!
Before you set off on our minicruise, we'd like to share a few crucial pointers with you:
- Please arrive at the embarkation point at least 30 minutes in advance, and have your paper/online ticket ready (which can also be purchased at our ticket counters).
- Stopover times are approximate and may change due to weather conditions.
- The itinerary might be adjusted based on adverse sea conditions.
- The excursion will proceed with a minimum of 55 participants.
- Wear trekking-appropriate shoes for island exploration, carry water, and protect yourself from the sun with a hat.
- ALWAYS respect the local environment: DO NOT introduce foreign animal species to the islands, honor the local flora and fauna, and don't leave any trash behind.
- In the warmer months or if weather permits, bring along a towel, sunglasses, swimwear, sunscreen, and sea-suitable shoes.
- The rules for animals entering the islands, beaches, and park areas are set by the Giglio Island Municipality and the Tuscan Archipelago National Park.
Can I bring a small or medium-sized pet?
We happily welcome small and medium-sized pets on board, but space is limited.
You'll need to buy a specific ticket for them on our website or inform us of their presence when booking over the phone or at our ticket counters.
Please note that there's a supplemental fee of 5 euros for pets, and it's mandatory to keep them on a leash. If needed, a muzzle or a pet carrier is required.
How to Get to Porto Santo Stefano
To reach Porto Santo Stefano with our Shuttle Service you can turn to Alexander:
Extra service, NOT included in the price.
or if arriving by car you can see the directions on our Article "How to Get There"
Parking in Porto Santo Stefano
Excursions departing from Porto Santo Stefano
Discovering Giannutri: hidden treasures
Departing from Porto Santo Stefano, this option will allow you to discover the fascinating island of Giannutri in the company of one of the official guides of the Tuscan Archipelago National Park.
Snorkeling at Giglio Island
This adventure, departing from Porto Santo Stefano, will have you explore the main beaches and most hidden coves of Giglio Island, giving you the opportunity to swim among colorful fish and spectacular rock formations.
Excursions departing from Giglio Porto- Isola del Giglio
Tour of the Roman Villa of Giannutri
Departing from Giglio Porto, this mini-cruise will take you to discover the ancient ruins of the Roman Villa on Giannutri accompanied by an official guide from the Tuscan Archipelago National Park
Snorkeling in Giannutri
Departing from Giglio Porto, this tour will take you on an exciting excursion to discover the beautiful coves of Giannutri Island, habitat of a rich and varied marine life.