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    What to Expect
    The guide will lead you where nature remains uncontaminated to admire different kind of plants and animals.

    Deserts of lava and ashes, peculiar lava formations, traces of the most impressive eruptions: this is the unique landscape you'll discover in the Southeast side of the volcano.

    During the excursions you will reach a maximum altitude of 2000 meters (area of expertise of our guides).

    You will reach through a soft trek, a lookout point into the Bove Valley (around 2000 m) with an astonishing view on the central crater, you'll have a unique experience.

    You will explore a volcanic cave: we will provide the necessary equipment (helmets and torches).

    You will stop for a snack made of Sicilian street food “Tavola Calda”, tasting some excellent Etna wine, waiting for the amazing sunset.

    The journey can endure little variations concerning to the needs of the group and/or weather conditions.

    The price includes:
    -A professional and passionate naturalistic guide (our guides are geologist, volcanologists, agronomists, etc…)
    -Transport service with minibus or jeep (no off road) from Catania, directly from your hotel or from an agreed meeting point
    - Snack. water and wine
    -Equipment (helmets and torches) and eventually snowshoes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Departure Time
    2:00 PM
    Return Details
    Our guide will drop you off at the same point you met him for the pick up
    • Beverages
    • Snack
    • Transport service via Jeep (no Off Road) or minibus from Catania
    • Live commentary on board
    • Professional guide
    • Use of helmet
    • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
    • Snacks
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infant seats available
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there is not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
    • English and Italian guide are always available, French and Spanish are subject to availability. Upon booking, we will confirm you if the language required is available.
    • Guests need to wear trekking shoes and bring a jacket. We can provide trekking shoes and jackets for free at the moment of the booking if requested.
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Vegetarian, vegan, celiac option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We drove up Etna with seven people and our amazing guide Salva. He is working on his PhD in geology, so of course he was very knowledgeable and could explain every single rock we saw during the excursion. The vulcanic cave was also interesting, and we walked around a crater at
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    Giovanni was an excellent and knowledgeable guide. He made sure we saw as much as possible and explained everything that we saw extremely well. I had an amazing time on this tour and he made it that much better! Thank you for an amazing tour!
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    Our trip started off on a bad foot- we were waiting at the place that Etna Experience directed us to wait at (they even sent the Google Map location). We waited 10-15 mins, nothing. I called the company and while waiting checked my emails to see they'd emailed me to say they
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    A wonderful sunset trip thanks to our guide Denise. She is fluent in 4 languages, so she enriched our journey with stories of Etna and Catania. Thanks for the lovely dinner Denise!
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    Great experience overall. Pickup with an Defender, short visit of a cave, then a walk around the craters close to the tourist area, finishing of with a sunset view from a picnic area. During the whole tour, you get explanations of the the Etna and it’s development by a
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    Key Details
    • Etna Experience Excursions
    • Duration: 5h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, French, Italian
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