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  1. Italy
  2. Sicily
  3. Taormina
  4. Mount Etna

From Taormina: Private Half-Day Tour of Mount Etna

Product ID: 197077
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Discover the highest active volcano in Europe on a private 5-hour morning tour of Mount Etna. See craters and lava flows in a lunar landscapes. Pass lush forests and houses surrounded by lava. Look inside volcanic caves and taste the products of Etna.
About this activity
Duration 5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, Italian

Pickup included

Your hotel in Taormina.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the highest active volcano in Europe
  • Observe different lava formations and ancient lava flows
  • Walk among ancient and new craters
  • Explore an amazing cave of flowing lava
  • Taste local produce and go to a honey producing farm
Full description
Enjoy a morning excursion to Mount Etna from Taormina, and discover the wonderful lunar landscapes and dense woodland in Etna Park. See houses stuck in solidified lava, and get breathtaking panoramas on this 5-hour private tour of the area. Your guide will explain the history of this mysterious volcanic region.

Following pickup from your hotel in Taormina, drive to Etna Park to observe different lava formations and ancient lava flows. Climb the slopes of the volcano to see evidence of the more recent eruptions of 1991 and 1993. Take a pleasant walk through Etna Park, past ancient and new craters. Observe the incredible coastline from above.

Discover an amazing lava flow cave with safety helmets and flashlights. Then head to the Valle del Bove (Ox Valley) to admire the ancient caldera of Etna. Stop at a honey farm, and taste typical local products such as olive oil and wine. At the end of the tour you’ll be dropped back at your hotel in Taormina.
Includes
  • 5-hour private tour
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Taormina
  • Private tour guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Tastings
  • Safety gear for the cave exploration
  • Insurance

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• Please note that the temperature on the mountain is about 15 degrees cooler than in the city center
• Please wear closed-toed shoes, appropriate clothing and bring a hat, gloves, jacket
• The itinerary is subject to changes or last-minute cancellations
• This tour is not recommended for guests with mobility issues
• All transfers are conducted by 4x4 vehicles, traditional cars, or shuttle buses, based on the number of participants
• This tour is suitable for people aged 12 and above
• All activities are available in the winter with snowshoes or snow equipment (weather conditions permitting)

From £453.95 Per group up to 4

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Sicily Touring SRL

Product ID: 197077