Events in Sicily

Filter Events by Sub-Category

Please select a Date first.

Search for a company in Sicily

Mount Etna Full-Day Winter Bus Tour

3 Reviews
Tours Culture & history Activities Good for groups Day trips Snow & winter sports Sightseeing on wheels Reseller exclusions Nature & adventure Outdoor activities Outdoor sports

Enjoy a full-day tour of Mount Etna, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, exploring the slopes of the mountain.


  • Explore the foot of Mount Etna
  • Discover the impressive Alcantara Gorges
  • Visit Randazzo's main cathedral, made entirely of lava stone
  • Reach 1900 meters and visit the Silvestri craters


Spend about 8 hours exploring Mount Etna, listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site in 2013. Depart by bus with a tour leader, stopping first at the Alcantara Gorges. The impressive site was formed from solidified basalt. You can take a walk along the bed of the river (for an additional fee). Continue on to Randazzo, a medieval town, where you’ll visit the historical center and admire the main cathedral that’s made entirely of lava stone. Next the drive follows along the foot of Etna, passing by the town of Adrano in the south. You’ll reach Rifugio Sapienza, Etna South, at an elevation of 1,900 meters. There is the possibility of some soft trekking to visit the most recent lava flows and the Silvestri Craters, now extinct. If you like, there is a further optional ascent by cable car to 2,500 meters, with a continuation by off-road vehicle to the main crater area. This ascent depends on weather and snow conditions and is not included in the tour price.


Transportation by bus up to Rifugio Sapienza (1900 meters) Tour leader Taxes

Important Information

  • It is recommended that you wear comfortable walking shoes and warm clothing. • Please note, bookings for the next day must be booked at least 15 hours in advance.

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


Book Now! Mount Etna Full-Day Winter Bus Tour

My Lists

Create New Guide


Mini Guides

Login to create your guides for Sicily.

Add to My Guide

Create New Guide



Recommended Experiences in Sicily

500+ trusted car hire partners globally

Create & Share your own Guide to Sicily with friends and family!

Add your recommended places to visit by browsing the website and pressing the icon.

Create your own guide of favourite 'must see' places

Earn your Local Expert badge by Sharing your guides with others

Get your guide seen by submitting it to the Mini Guides section


We Are Part of the My Guide Network!

My Guide Sicily is part of the global My Guide Network of Online & Mobile travel guides.

We are now in 120+ Destinations and Growing. If you are interested in becoming a local travel partner and would like to find out more then click for more info about our Website Business Opportunity.

Nearby Destinations