Elite Etna & Taormina Tour Excursion
Tour on Etna volcano from Catania
Maximum 8 people and one naturalistic guide
WHAT YOU WILL DO DURING THE FULL DAY EXCURSION ON ETNA:
- Catania pick-up and drop-off (Via Giuseppe Garibaldi 39 Catania)
- Stroll past ancient lava flows
- Reach the Rifugio Sapienza or Rifugio Citelli
- Trekking around the Silvestri Craters or Sartorius Craters
- Explore a lava flow cave with helmets and lamps
- See the Valle del Bove
- Enjoy the tasting of typical products
- Stroll in the historic center of Taormina
EARLY BOOKING - WEB PRICE (WEB PRICE is valid only if you book and pay online more than 4 days before the excursion)
WHAT TO EXPECT FROM THE FULL DAY EXCURSION ON ETNA:
This Etna tour is suitable for the whole family, including children aged 12 and older.
The ELITE ETNA & TAORMINA excursion includes trekking routes of easy difficulty and is a tour for those who want to discover the historical and cultural beauties of the territory.
You will have the opportunity to visit the highest active volcano in Europe, between nature and flavors, ancient craters and new flows.
Going up the slopes of the volcano you will observe the different lava fronts and the ancient flows (eruptions of 1991/93).
Choosing this excursion on Etna with departure from Catania you can admire the marvelous lunar landscapes of the Etna park and the historical center of Taormina.
Visit the Etna with our guides who will fascinate you by telling you the mysterious volcanic phenomena.
Explore the volcanic caves in complete safety accompanied constantly by our guides (helmets and torches needed for the excursion in the cave will be provided by us).
You can enjoy a tasting of typical products of Etna including honey oil and wine produced on the volcano.
You will reach Taormina, with a stop in the enchanting "Isola Bella" You will pass through the Umberto course and the narrow medieval streets of the village of Taormina with the possibility of shopping among delightful artisan shops or refined shops.
If you want you can visit the Greek Theater with a view of the Etna volcano and the Gulf of Giardini Naxos (entrance ticket NOT INCLUDED) After about two hours you will find the guide to the opposite of Corso Umberto waiting for you to return to Catania.
Surcharges for pick up and drop off outside Catania
These surcharges are applied to the passengers for pick up and drop off outside the city of Catania
(amount to be shared out among the number of participants departing from the following places)
|SIGONELLA - MOTTA SANT'ANASTASIA||51€|
|RIPOSTO - GIARRE - MASCALI||51€|
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.