Visitor Information -- The tourist office no longer operates here. Information on Vulcano is available by calling the tourist office in Lipari (tel. 090-9880095).
Getting Around -- Most people walk, but a private company, Scaffidi (tel. 090-9853017), runs buses from the port area to Piano, a village in the southwestern interior of the island, and to Gelso at the southern tip. Seven buses operate Monday through Saturday; two on Sunday. If you'd rather rent a bike or scooter, go to Da Paolo, Via Porto Levante (tel. 090-9852112), open May through November daily from 8am to 8:30pm. Mountain bikes cost from 6€ to 10€ per day; scooters range from 15€ to 40€.
Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.