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Trekking to Bottoniera Craters

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Experience the best trek to the Europe's largest volcano Etna with an experienced guide. Breathtaking views behind the snow-capped peaks, surrounded by the wild nature and geological history of Etna.

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  • This Trekking offers an unique experience on Europe's largest active volcano
  • Admire Etna's wild nature and geological history with a knowledgeable guide.
  • See solidified lava and lava flows up close
  • Enjoy breathtaking views of the Sicilian coast and Taormina at sunset
  • Perfect for adventure seekers looking for a unique and fascinating experience


The hiking experience to 'bottoniera' craters of 2002 eruption on Mount Etna is a unique lifetime adventure for nature and exploration enthusiasts. Mount Etna is one of the largest and most spectacular active volcanoes in the world. In 2002, a particularly intense eruption caused the formation of a series of 'bottoniera' craters that are still visible today. The excursion takes place on a loop trail that offers breathtaking views of the eruption-affected area and the lava flows that flow down the valley. The path crosses a lunar landscape and gradually climbs to the 'bottoniera' craters for a breathtaking views of Etna and the Ionian coast. During the excursion, participants will have the opportunity to learn from an experienced guide about the geologic history of Etna and its recent eruptions, including the 2002 eruption. In addition, they will be able to see up close the typical vegetation of the volcano, such as endemic plants and black pine forests. If love nature and mountains, join the 'bottoniera' craters excursion on Mount Etna for an exciting and rewarding experience. It requires physical effort, but offers a unique opportunity to discover one of the most fascinating and mysterious places in the world.


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  • You can rent hiking shoes and windbreakers or buy water and food on site.

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