Etna And Wine - Catania
OverviewThere is no better combination in this area than what this tour offers. In midst of everything that Mt Etna has to offer to you, right from its glowing craters to flowing lava-you can relax as you visit a vineyard located in the middle of this awesome volcanic attraction.
- Witness the Old Silvestri Craters
- Explore Parco dell’Etna
- See lava flow in a cave
- Do something unusual as you visit a volcanic vineyard.
Know More about this tour
Our guide will pick you up from your hotel and, on the way up to Rifugio Sapienza (1920 mamsl), you will stop in certain view points. You will receive all the information you need about the history and the territory of the volcano and visit the sites of the last eruptions and the old Silvestri Craters.
From Rifugio Sapienza you will be able to choose if you wish to continue by doing some trekking in one of the nature paths of “Parco dell’Etna”, up to 2000 m, or if you wish to buy the Etna high altitude option. If you choose this option you will reach 2504 meters by cable car and you will then continue with special 4x4 minibuses and arrive at Torre del Filosofo, (2900 meters). From here it will be possible to admire the great central crater, the South-East crater and the historical lava flows that characterize the landscape of Etna, in a scenery stretching right down to the sea. With the alpinist guides (which speak Italian and English) you will visit the places where the life of the volcano flourishes, in full safety. You will return to Rifugio Sapienza by minibus and cable car.
You will then explore a lava cave with helmets and torches.
The excursion will end by visiting of one of the best wineries of the area, where you will sample one sparkling wine and four glasses of local wines, with cold cuts, cheese, pate and olive oil produced locally.
Inclusions for Etna And Wine
- Shuttle bus (return)
- Multilingual guide
- Trekking shoes (on request)
- The kit for visiting the Cave
- Sampling of wine and visit to the wine cellar
Exclusions for Etna And Wine
- Cableway to reach 2500 m € 30.00 (to pay on the spot)
- cableway + 4x4 minibus + alpinist guide to reach 3000 m € 62.00 (to pay on the spot)
- All that is not specified under “the cost includes”
- At checkout we'll ask you to provide your hotel information. Once your booking is confirmed, we'll send you a confirmation voucher with full contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator in case you need to update or change your hotel pick-up details.
- In case you have not booked your hotel, Don't Worry ! Once your hotel arrangements are finalized, you can contact our local operator directly with your hotel details.
- If you cancel between 0 days To 1 days before scheduled tour departure, the cancellation charge will be 100%
- If you cancel between 1 days To 2 days before scheduled tour departure, the cancellation charge will be 50%
- If you cancel between 2 days To 180 days before scheduled tour departure, the cancellation charge will be 0%
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.