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Etnalcantara

Piazza XI Febbraio, 95012, Castiglione di Sicilia, Sicily, Italy
+39 347 940 1100
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4x4 tour of Etna

Booked half day tour via our hotel . It was excellent! Giovanni picked us up from the hotel and... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
Anne F
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Half Day Tour Etna North

the half day tour we booked included a drive to the end of the lava stream of the big 2002... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Verena Katharin... M
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This trip is not just for those interested in geology: anyone who loves nature and breathtaking landscapes should join us on this special excursion. Our 4X4 vehicles allow us to visit the unspoiled natural beauty that makes Mount Etna so famous, while avoiding the crowds of tourists. Enjoy extraordinary scenery, ancient forests, black lava fields left from previous eruptions, volcanic craters, lava caves and other natural wonders accessible only to those with the right set of tires.
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Piazza XI Febbraio, 95012, Castiglione di Sicilia, Sicily, Italy
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+39 347 940 1100
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

Booked half day tour via our hotel . It was excellent! Giovanni picked us up from the hotel and showed us round the local area and up into Etna park. That man knows everyone and everything in the the area! He told us so much...More

Thank Anne F
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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

the half day tour we booked included a drive to the end of the lava stream of the big 2002 eruption. In addition, we went on a two hour hike to the top of the crater where the eruption started. Francesco our guide did a...More

Thank Verena Katharin... M
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful day with tour guid Francesco. He’s passioned and takes time to explain the whole environment of mount Etna, with a good sense of humor and very good English. We would absolutely recommend this company, had a blast and learned so much!...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Have been many times to Sicily but The places we visited are breathtaking and managed to get to places which are not so easy to get to. Francesco was also great, extremely polite and very knowledgeable on the area. Fluent in English. Perfect ending to...More

Thank Michelle M
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ciko81_out, Direttore vendite at Etnalcantara, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thanks to You Michelle. Was nice to be with You...Regards Francesco

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Reviewed 18 June 2017

We had a group of 17 people including 10 children on the full day Etna and Alcantara tour. Our guides were absolutely fantastic, and our lunch at the winery was perfect. I would highly recommend this trip to anyone.

Thank Emily M
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Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Very nice excursion, you see, learn, laugh, walk and can just be on beautiful mount Etna. The walk on the old craters with the amazing view will take your breath away. Also the guides can tell you everything you want to know and the off...More

Thank Gwendolina29
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Reviewed 13 November 2016

Took my Son to experience Sicily and we where lucky to have Alfio as our tour guide of Mount Etna, his Knowledge of the Volcano was exceptional and he ensured we have a great day both in the 4X4 with his explanations but also the...More

Thank Eddie T
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

We were very keen to visit the steaming summit of Mount Etna and our hotel arranged a tour for us with Etnalcantara. I was a little concerned initially as I had been unable to book with the other companies rated higher on Tripadvisor as they...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2016

Travelled by cruise ship into Messina where we were met (at 9am) by our friendly guide in his 4x4. All through the 1 hour drive to Etna, he was chatting and pointing out interesting sights along the way. Our guide's English was amazing - his...More

Thank kirsty268
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Reviewed 1 March 2016

A sunny but very windy thus cold day on top of the Etna. The day started at 09.30 and ended 17.00 hrs and in between we had a very nice,knowledgeable in every aspect and good driver named Francesco. he showed us all the nice spots...More

Thank Franquinet
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Yes, He does. You can get some more information about our tours through our website. Best Regards
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