The tour starts with an easy trek to Mount Etna from its southern side. It offers you amazing views of its dead craters and the Ionian Coast, stretching from Taormina to Catania.
Next, you get a chance to look inside lava tubes and witness signs of many ancient and recent flows of solidified lava along the way. You will also stop by at some of the most breathtaking view points with the magnificent scenery.
You will also have the opportunity to taste local honey, flavored olive oil, wine and other local delicacies.
Then you will go to the charming port town of Acitrezza near Catania, where you will walk along the seashore to admire the extremely interesting lava formations, created as a result of underwater volcanic eruptions, which gave the beggining to today’s Etna.
You 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.
- A trip suitable for everyone
- Duration: 7 h
- Cost € 55.00 minimum 2 participants, 5-8 participants € 45.00 (from 1st November to 31st March)
- Cost € 75.00 minimum 2 participants, 5-8 participants € 65.00 (from 1st April to 31st October)
- Kids 0-3 yrs Free, 4-13 yrs 50%
- Pick up from the hotel (Catania)
- Pick up from the towns outside of Catania is possible for an additional fee
- Departure from the hotel at 9:00
- Required sports footwear, jacket, swimsuit, water and snack lunch