OverviewSee a different side of Sicily with this tour of Mt. Etna, departing from Catania. This excursion is perfect for the adventurous kind and people who are fit. Hike on the highest active volcano of Europe, enjoy breathtaking views and have a picnic surrounded by nature.
- All necessary equipment included
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
- Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
Know More about this tourMeet your guide at your hotel or the port in Catania, or another central and agreed-upon location in the city.
This excursion is best suited to active people, and includes a hike (choose a medium or difficult levelÂ hike) to the south, south-east, or north side of Mount Etna, surrounded by breathtaking natural landscapes, ranging from woods to volcanic deserts. On the way you will stop for a picnic (included in the price).
During the walk you will be able to admire poplars, beeches, birches, chestnuts, oaks, and pine trees, and also some of the typical fauna of the volcano, such as buzzards, hawks, eagles, foxes, wild rabbits, and much more.
At the end of the excursion you will visit of a lava cave with helmets and flashlights.
Inclusions for Etna Trekking Half-Day Tour
- Shuttle bus (return)
- Multilingual guide
- Trekking shoes (on request)
- The kit for visiting the Cave
Exclusions for Etna Trekking Half-Day Tour
- All that is not specified under “the cost includes”
Duration: about 2.5 hours
Maximum altitude: 1739 meters
Difference in altitude: 266 meters
Duration: about 3 hours
Maximum altitude: 2039 meters
Difference in altitude: 200 meters
Duration: about 3.5 hours
Maximum altitude: 2180 meters
Difference in altitude: 472 meters
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- 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.