From Catania: Full-Day Mount Etna and Taormina Tour

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Thursday 18 April
Isola Bella, Taormina
From Catania: Full-Day Mount Etna and Taormina Tour

Highlights

  • Explore mysterious volcanic caves.
  • Taste organic produce straight from the fertile soils of the volcano.
  • Peer into the depths of the volcano from the ridge of an ancient crater.
  • Enjoy a relaxing afternoon exploring the beautiful town of Taormina.
  • Soak up spectacular views from the hillsides of Mount Etna.

Description

Jump in the shuttle bus and head out into the lunar landscape of one of the world’s most active volcanoes, Mount Etna. At over 6,500 ft (1,981 meters), this majestic mountain dominates the coastline, concealing plenty of treasures. No trip to Sicily would be complete without a visit to the tempestuous territories of Mount Etna. Starting at Rifugio Sapienza, follow the line of the old Silvestri craters down into a cave of lava formed during the eruption of 1792. From here, head to a local organic farm and sample honey and products, cultivated in the fertile soils of the region. En route to Taormina, look at the spectacular wildlife reserve of Isola Bella from above. Upon arrival, spend lunch at your leisure, then re-group to check out the highlights of this unique historical town. From the old-world charm of the ancient Greek theater to the breathtaking views of Giardini Naxos Bay and the striking architecture of Palazzo Corvaja, this town steals the heart of every visitor.

Includes

Return transfer by shuttle bus Pick-up is available from the city center Multilingual tourist guide Trekking shoes (on request) Kit for cave visit Sampling of local products Infant price includes a baby seat and baby carrier

Important Information

  • The cablecar up to 2,500 meters costs an additional fee

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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