Full-day hiking tour in Etna
- The black lava fields of an ancient and recent lava flow
- Pioneer and endemic vegetation
- Touristic places destroyed by eruptions
- Lateral craters
- The majestic caldera of Valle del Bove
- A lava cave
- Lunar landscapes at 2000 meters
All about the trip
Covering an area of 1,190 km2 with a basal circumference of 140 km, Etna is the highest active volcano in Europe outside the Caucasus, and it is a UNESCO World Heritage. This tour is your chance to discover the less touristic places and the fascinating views of the volcano.
Your adventure begins at Piazza Sant'Alfio, where you meet your friendly and knowledgeable guide. He leads you through trails of moderate difficulty. You can choose the route that fits you the best regarding expectation and physical condition. Usually, we recommend going first to Valle del Bove, with a descent on the lava of 1992 eruption, and return via Val Calanna; or you can head to Grotta del Lamponi or Grotta del Gelo glacier. You will also visit a lava tube which is an incredible experience for all outdoor enthusiasts.
Whichever way you choose, you can explore the area and perceive the volcanic landscape with all your senses: you smell the woods and endemic plants; you see dramatic views; you can even hear the “voice” of the volcano.
This full-day tour will take you to the most interesting places of Etna and make this a day to remember.What Wikipedia Says
What is included in the price
- Helmet and torch
What is not included in the price
- Hotel transfers
You need to be in a good physical condition to take this tour.
The starting time may change according to the season of the year.
This activity is organised by EtnaExcursion - By Asd Sportclub EtnaSci, Piazza S. Alfio, Trecastagni, 95039, Italy, (+39) 345 9 237 661, email@example.com.
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Do you have a question or need more information about the activity?
You can reach our European office between 9am and 5pm CET on weekdays and between 11am and 5pm on weekends and holidays.
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