From Taormina or Catania: Private Full-Day Mount Etna Hike
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Explore the volcano with this private sport excursion on Etna. A full day tour with an expert guide through the lava fields, lava tube and the impressive caldera which overlooked by the summit craters
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Explore the hidden side of Mount Etna, unknown by many
Have an easy caving experience with assistance
Enjoy a hike along volcanic trails with stunning views
A private visit away from the most crowded places
Hike on Mount Etna's finest trails to discover one of Europe's most famous volcanos. Enjoy a private hike of about 7 km (4.4 miles) over extinct craters, lava flows, lava tubes, and have a fantastic view over the dramatic beauty of the Valle del Bove caldera. During your hike discover the beauty of Mount Etna and see the vibrant active craters of the summit. Enjoy the view along the volcano's flanks and see the Ionian Coast from Taormina to Catania.
This tour is adaptable to all levels of hikers and transportation is carried out with off-road pickups vehicles. Depending on the season, your lunch includes a picnic in the outdoors with typical Sicilian products.
As an expert of the territory, the guide will evaluate the volcano’s weather and geodynamic conditions and consequently will develop the route in such a way as to obtain the best profit both in terms of sport trekking and in terms of view and panorama.
Hotel or meeting point pickup and drop-off
Cave exploration equipment
Booster seats for children
Sneakers are not suitable for this activity
The packed lunch is composed of savory takeaway Sicilian pastries, which are not vegetarian
Participants with dietary restrictions are suggested to take care of their own meals in order to avoid unpleasant and unwanted surprises
The hikes are dependent on the weather and geodynamic activity of the volcano which may alter the original schedule of the visit
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund