Etna Sunset Tour

Scheduled time: Afternoon

Activity: 4WD car or minibus and short walk

Price: Passenger 65€

Duration: About 5 hours

EVERY DAY – TASTING INCLUDED EVERY DAY – TASTING INCLUDED

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Etna Sunset Tour Excursion

Tour on Etna volcano from Taormina and surrounding areas

An unforgettable hike on Etna Mountain! The lights of sunset upon the highest active volcano in Europe, a tasting of typical products of Etna, ancient craters and new lava flows.

This Etna tour departing from Taormina includes an itinerary to discover the lunar landscapes and luxuriant woods of Etna Park, houses surrounded by lava, breath-taking views and volcanic caves to be safely explored.

During this spring/summer excursion on Etna Mountain you will be constantly escorted by our hiking guides who will fascinate you by telling the mysterious volcanic phenomena of Etna, in an incomparable atmosphere created by the sunset light.

Are you near Catania? Take part in Etna Sunset Tour Excursion departing from Catania.

Programme of this afternoon hike on Etna Mountain

  • Pick up and drop off Taormina and surrounding areas or in Piazzale Funivia Mazzarò in front of Blue Diving Center
  • During this excursion on Etna volcano we will have a short break in a Laboratory where they produce honey, to taste the local typical food of Etna territory such as oil and wine.
  • You will observe the different lava edges of the ancient lava flows (eruptions of 1991/1993) by climbing on the slopes of Etna Volcano.
  • A pleasant walk along Etna trails to discover ancient and new craters, by observing the Ionian coastline from above.
  • You will then explore an amazing lava flowing cave. (We will supply you with the safety helmets and flashlights).
  • Guided tour of the “Valle del Bove”, ancient volcanic caldera.

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Surcharges for pick up and drop off outside Taormina

These surcharges are applied to the passengers for pick up and drop off outside the city of Taormina
(amount to be shared out among the number of participants departing from the following places)

TownSurcharge
SIGONELLA - MOTTA SANT'ANASTASIA 51€
SARACEN COASTLINE 136€
SIRACUSA 187€
SANTA VENERINA 25€
RIPOSTO - GIARRE - MASCALI 51€
LINGUAGLOSSA 100€
MESSINA 221€

Information

This excursion is also available during the winter! The passengers will be supplied with snowshoes, if necessary.

The activities address to EtnaSicilyTouring members and the cost of the activity includes the membership fee as well as the insurance fee.

For further information about our excursions please read the F.A.Q. before booking.

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Additional Info

Departure from: Taormina
Scheduled time: Afternoon
Activity: 4WD car or minibus and short walk
Price: Passenger 65€
Reduced price (per person): 55€
Departure time: About 4 hours before sunset
Duration: About 5 hours
Pick up at your accommodation facility: PUNTO D'INCONTRO/STRUTTURA RICETTIVA
Launch: No
Tasting: YES
Dinner: NO
Difficulty level: Easy