Etna Morning Experience

37 Ratings

$58

per person
Discover the highest active volcano in Europe, through nature and flavours, ancient craters and lava flows, lunar scenery, lush forests and breathtaking landscapes. Take in views of the Valle del Bove and explore a lava cave equipped with helmets and torches.
Duration:  5hrs - 6hrs
Cancellation:  24.0hrs
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Highlights

  • We will admire its old, extinct craters at an altitude of 2000 meters and amazing views of the Ionian Coast, from Taormina to Catania. We will also have a chance to see a majestic Valle del Bove (Ox Valley) – a huge natural amphitheater that covers almost the entire eastern flank of the volcano.
  • We will encounter many ancient and recent flows of solidified lava and pyroclastic material and learn about different examples of particular endemic flora along the way.
  • We will stop for a short snack break, during which we will have the opportunity to taste some Sicilian delicacies.
  • Then equipped with torches and helmets we will experience the thrill of descending into a lava tube to admire a unique spectacle literally inside the volcano!
  • During the trip, we will get to know a lot of interesting facts about Mount Etna and volcanic phenomena, as well as history and anecdotes referring to the territory dominated by the highest active volcano in Europe.

What's Included

  • Licensed hiking guide service
  • Transfer from your accommodation in Catania
  • Insurance
  • Helmets & Torches for Cave Visit
  • Hiking Poles
  • Baby seat on request

Additional Information

  • Wear comfortable clothing, sport shoes and high socks, windproof jacket, sweatshirt.
  • The exact pick-up time (8:30 - 9:00 am) and the nearest pick-up point to your accommodation will be confirmed within 24 hours before the departure.

Cancellation policy

24 hours’ notice for a full refund.

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Monika
May 19, 2022
Kamil
May 18, 2022
Anna
May 16, 2022
Very good organization, guides: Asia and Luigi were friendly and told many interesting things about Etna and volcanos in general.
Ewelina
May 7, 2022
Aleksandra
Apr 30, 2022
Agnieszka
Apr 29, 2022
Piotr
Apr 20, 2022
Magdalena
Apr 14, 2022
Karen
Apr 4, 2022
Anna
Mar 30, 2022

Location

Meeting location:  Piazza Stesicoro

$58

per person

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