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Etna Morning Trip

By: Etna Est
  • View Europe’s tallest active volcano up close on a hiking tour of Mt. Etna
  • Explore the inner crater and a lava cave with helmet and head torch
  • Learn about Mt. Etna’s geological history from a multilingual guide
Etna Morning Trip
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Etna Morning Trip
From US$64,98
Mt. Etna can get quite warm during the summer months so rise early and set out on an early morning guided hiking tour of Europe’s tallest active volcano. You’ll visit old craters, spot lava flows, and even explore a lava cave by head torch. This trip is perfect for families and hikers of all abilities and is a great way to maximize your time since you get to see so Mt. Etna from many different angles.
What to Expect
Your tour begins with pick-up from your Catania hotel. You’ll travel by air-conditioned van to Mt. Etna and then set off on a family-friendly hiking trail perfect for all abilities. Listen to your guide tell stories about how powerful geological forces created the tallest active volcano in Europe while pointing out old and new lava flows.

After exploring the inner crater and taking a short break, you’ll put on a helmet and headlamp to explore the darkened inner chambers of a lava cave. On the return hike, you’ll enjoy lovely panoramas of the lava formations in the Valle del Bove.

The morning Etna hiking tour concludes with a drop-off at your Catania hotel.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Moonscape and View over Catania

Valeria and Deborah were very helpful in arranging the pickup time and location. Elìa, our guide, and Melania (translator) were passionate about the subject and ensuring that we enjoyed the time. On the way up we learnt many details about the area and the volcanic...More

1  Thank Robert J
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile
Amazing Etna Trip

We were picked up at our bnb by our guide Carmelo and his friendly interpreter Luca in the morning. During the trip to Etna, Carmelo explained a lot about the history and the formation of Etna. And when we were trekking in Etna he further...More

Thank tinkersiupo
Reviewed 30 October 2017
Great Experience a MUST if you visit Sicily

It's been a wonderful unique experience. Carmelo, our guide, was so passionate and professional. It's an excursion that anybody can do quite easily, explanations were clear, easy to follow and extremely interesting. He has a deep knowledge and happy to answer to all questions also...More

4  Thank IleniaZambon
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
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Reviewed 30 April 2018
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