Marvel at the views from 1,900 meters up on Mount Etna
See lava flows and explore a lava cave
Taste a special local product such as wine, honey, or pastry
Your driver will meet you at your hotel and you’ll head off on the drive to Etna volcano. Spend 5 hours on this jeep adventure, and ride up to a maximum altitude of 1,900 meters. Enjoy great views and taste a special local product as you discover the hidden treasures of the most active European volcano.
During the first stop, your driver will provide an introduction to Mount Etna, and you’ll visit a lava front. Next is a 50-minute walk through lava craters (Sartorius Mounts, at 1,700 meters) or, if you prefer, free time at Rifugio Citelli.
Later the jeep will take you up to 1,850 meters (Piano Provenzana) to see some of the lava flow from the 2002 eruption. In between the trip, you’ll stop for lunch in a local rustic restaurant with wine included.
Make a final stop at a lava cave before the drive back to Taormina.
Please note that if the tour does not reach at least two partecipants it will not be operated.
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
Jeep excursion (6 passengers per vehicle maximum)
Local restaurant lunch with wine
From March-May and October-November be sure to bring a winter coat and wear sturdy shoes or hiking boots
From June-September be sure to bring waterproof clothing and dress in layers and wear comfortable shoes or sneakers
Don’t forget your sunscreen, sunglasses, and sun hat
This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund