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Etna Morning Trip

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Highlights
  • View Europe’s tallest active volcano up close on a hiking tour of Mt. Etna
  • Explore the inner crater and a lava cave with a headlamp
  • Learn about Mt. Etna’s geological history from a multilingual guide
  • Enjoy hassle-free pickup from your Catania hotel
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Overview
Mt. Etna can get quite warm during the summer months, so beat the heat on this morning hiking tour of Europe’s tallest active volcano. Follow a guide to visit old craters, spot lava flows, and explore a lava cave by headlamp. This trip is perfect for hikers of all abilities, and allows you to see Mt. Etna from many different angles. Hotel pickup and drop-off makes for a seamless experience.
What to Expect
Your tour begins with pickup 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 tour concludes with drop-off back at your Catania hotel.
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We only had a half day to squeeze in Mount Etna and this was perfect for the time we had. Our guide taught us so much and answered all our questions while we walked into a lava cave, learned about Etnas formation, and had a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our guide for the day was Enzo and he was professional with our group as he enthralled us with stories of the history of Mt Etna. We will never do this again so when we reached the summit we decided to spend the extra and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Kes07_10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our morning trip to Etna was perfect. Our guide Matteo was attentive, patient and professional. He also shared his knowledge in geology generously in a way even non-geologists can easily understand. Walking around the craters was interesting but not too demanding. Great outing for those...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank makimackiebai
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time and the tour guide was very fascinating and humorous. The tour was the perfect length. The Vistas were beautiful and the connected stories interesting.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 11 February 2019 via mobile

The tour was amazing! I learned almost everything about Etna and it’s history. Our guides, Elia and Melania, explained all we had to know and answered all our question. Their good energy, their passion and their real smiles made us feel even better. It was...More

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texasfork
27 March 2019|
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Response from xoxhaylee | Reviewed this property |
Just register as two adults. There is brisk uphill walking required on the trip though.
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Response from mdavila0501 | Reviewed this property |
yes sure !! it is possible!!
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Key Details
  • Monte Etna Etna Est
  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, French, Italian, Spanish
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