Etna Summit: Lava Hike & Volcanic Views
23 Ratings

Experience an exhilarating lava field hike, approach Mount Etna’s grand summit craters, ascend its warm flank craters, descend sandy slopes, and capture stunning panoramas

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  • Glide to 2500 meters with a cable car from Rifugio Sapienza, then hike through volcanic desert to witness recent lava flows
  • Marvel at the awe-inspiring Valle del Bove vista, born from an ancient volcanic collapse, before ascending the 2001 eruption’s volcanic cone for breathtaking views
  • Explore inside the 2001 crater, enjoying a quick lunch on warm lava rocks, then descend with excitement down the sandy Rocca Sabbiosa slopes
  • Complete the journey with a fun-filled run past Silvestri Craters, back to Rifugio Sapienza, relishing the unique shapes and forms of this extraordinary landscape
What's Included
  • Licensed hiking guide service
  • Transfer from your accommodation in Catania
  • Cable Car Ticket
  • Insurance
  • Hiking Poles
Additional Information
  • YOU SHOULD BRING: Hiking shoes and high socks, windproof jacket, sweatshirt, sun hat, water min. 1,5 Liter, bag lunch.
  • There is a possibility to rent hiking boots.
  • The exact pick-up time (8:30 - 9:00 am) and the nearest pick-up point to your accommodation will be confirmed within 24 h before the departure.
  • NOTE: This excursion, give the altitude and the relative high mountain weather condition is recommended for people in a state of good physical health.
  • Not adapted for small kids.
Piazza Stesicoro, 95100 Catania CT, Italia
Cancellation Policy

24 hours notice for a full refund.

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