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Among what you must see in Sicily, Etna is probably the first place: the highest volcano in Europe and among the most active in the world, with its 3327 meters of height, dominates the whole region with its size. Its spectacular eruptions and the lava flows have always been a source of attraction for visitors from all over the world.
Thanks to its geological peculiarities, in June 2013 Etna became one of the World Heritage Sites.
Appreciated in the summer by hikers to visit the active craters, the volcano offers in winter the amazing possibility of practicing, even a few kilometers from the sea, even snow sports.
The first stop of our tour of Etna, is in the Rifugio Sapienza (1920 m a.s.l.). From here, you will have two opportunities: continue trekking through one of the Etna Park Paths, up to 2000 meters a.s.l., with our guide; alternatively, you can choose the option “Etna alta quota”. In this second case, with extra costs to be paid locally and clearly highlighted in “What is not included in the tour price“, thanks to the telecabine service offered by the Etna cableway, you will reach up to 2504 meters and then, with special 4×4 off-road vehicles, you will reach the Torre del Filosofo, at an altitude of 2900 meters above sea level. From here you can admire the imposing central crater, the South-East crater and the historical lava flows that characterize the Etna landscape, in a scenario suspended over the sea.
Furthermore, with the help of our escort driver, you will visit one of our partner wine cellars. On the slopes of the volcano, in a mysterious blend of lava rock and vines immersed in the scenic beauty of Etna, the owners of the winery will guide you to discover the secrets for the preparation of a DOC wine now appreciated on all markets. Wines will be matched with typical products of the Sicilian tradition, creating an elegant union of enogastronomic Mediterranean culture.
You will discover the Mount Etna, the highest volcano in Europe and UNESCO World Heritage Site; you can hike in one of the paths of the Parco dell’Etna, up to 2000 meters; alternatively you can choose the option “Etna ad alta quota”; on the slopes of the volcano, in a mysterious blend of lava rock and vines immersed in the scenic beauty of Etna, the owners of the winery will guide you to discover the secrets for the preparation of a DOC wine now appreciated on all markets.
In order to respect the timetable of the tours, all the guests are invited to be punctual.
If it is impossible to visit (for reasons not related to Sicilife) one or more sites, we will immediately inform you.
We will suggest you a few restaurant.
During the booking and during the visit of the location is important to communicate intolerance and allergy to food and beverages.
This tour is operated with Italian and English speaking Driver up to 7 people. The Driver is not a Licensed Tourist Guide – Licensed Tourist Guide: are the only professionals, with a Regional license, permitted to conduct visits and tours in all sites and museums within a city – and he cannot escort people inside the monuments because this is not allowed by Italian Rules. However, he has the competences to promote the most important highlights providing basic historical & cultural information.
The tour is suitable for everybody. Please, read our “Terms and conditions”.