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“lava cave”(37 reviews)
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Our association aims to value and promote the knowledge of our environment through excursions, sports and cultural activities, especially in the area of Taormina, Etna and Alcantara Gorges, offering a pick-up service from Taormina. Our members can...more
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Via Iallia Bassia 21, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 345 892 3933
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 2 July 2014 via mobile

Book this trip! Ezio is unbelievably knowledgable, funny and entertaining. He's a geologist, beekeeper, musician, sailor, cook and just an all around nature lover. The guy does it all. Someone in our group made a joke about him being the Sicilian Steve Irwin, and I...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 17 May 2015

This full day trip to Etna was totally not as expected or described. We were collected on time at 9.15 by Marchello in a really old black jeep which looked as though it was ready for the scrap yard, we then met up with Paulo...More

5  Thank Pamela S
EtnaPeopleTaormina, Responsabile reception at Etna People, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2015

We are really sorry that the tour did not meet your expectations. We do advise that the excursion is suitable for people with a good state of health. To experience the Etna and see its most beautiful parts, a bit of walking is essential. Our...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We did a full day tour with a small group. Tour was guided by Roberto who was an excellent guide with lots of interesting information - and funny jokes. The tour was well worth doing, eventhough we only went to 1800 metres.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just returned from our day trip from visiting the craters of Etna, seeing the lava caves, having a wonderful lunch and glass of wine and walking along the Alcantara Gorge. We had a lovely group of people in our small tour, a great...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked the full day Etna trip from Taormina. The minibus picked us up 200 metres from our B&B with very clear instructions. Our guide was very informative and helpful. This trip was a maximum of eight people so felt quite personal. Very interesting and...More

2  Thank JaneandNye
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are so many options to visit Mt. Etna. We were feeling a bit overwhelmed but decided to opt for this. Went with a friend. We were picked up at our Airbnb by our tour guide, then picked up two others on our way to...More

1  Thank Max M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Etna people run their tours with small group (we were half a dozen which is typical). They pick you up at your accomodation and can provide all the kit you need. Our charming a professional guide was a graduate in vulcanology and her knowledge and...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great day with George and six other visitors. He was so knowledgable and helpful and imparted a lot of information but in a clear way. Loved the lunch in the wooden chalet and thought the provided coat, hat and boots was an...More

Thank Simon9395
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a very enjoyable half day tour , our tour guide Sario was very knowledgeable about Mt Etna and the surroundings . The views of the mountain when we visited was amazing with a good covering of snow on top the blue sky and...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty full day actually! Picked up from very near our hotel at 08:30 and returned about 3pm. Our guide Alessandro was fantastic, so knowledgeable and informative about the volcano, local area, plants etc. Walking boots, sticks and jackets were provided as it got a bit...More

Thank HappyAvis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The beauty of the volcano and varied colors of rock were something we will never forget. Nor will I forget the bus ride and the fact that I wish I had taken Dramamine to fend off the motion sickness from all the switch backs on...More

Thank Melaney68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an excellent full day tour, with the morning spent going up Etna and the afternoon visiting a vineyard for Sicilian lunch and wine, followed by a trip to the Alcantara gorge. We were lucky to have good weather so got up to 2950m...More

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5 July 2018|
Response from Etna P | Property representative |
Hi! Thank you for contacting us! Unfortunately, the Half Day Excursion doesn't include the Alcantara Gorges. Have you already contacted us by phone? Otherwise, you can send us your request writing to our e-mail... More
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28 June 2018|
Response from Etna P | Property representative |
Hi Girish! thank you for contacting us! it will be a pleasure to organize your incredible Etna Experience! Could you provide an e-mail address? Regards, Sara
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25 June 2018|
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Response from Etna P | Property representative |
Hello, yes, we can do pickups in Giardini Naxos, out of the hotels if possible, or in a place nearby. Should you have any further queries, do not hesitate to contact us! Regards, Valeria
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