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Address: Piazza Federico di Svevia 32, 95121 Catania, Sicily, Italy
Phone Number: +39 349 305 3021
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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We are in love with the volcano Etna! But, differently, we offer excursions...

We are in love with the volcano Etna! But, differently, we offer excursions more informal and engaging with outstanding itineraries.Our guides, professional and adept, will lead you to the discovery of the volcanological and ethnographic aspects of Etna, as well as its flora and fauna. A picnic of Sicilian flavors for a festive break accompanied by good local wine will also enable you to remember this day not just as a simple excursion but also as an experience brightened by colors and emotions. The collected feedback from all the B&Bs and Hotels have left us able to individualize suggestions, itineraries and qualified people able to transform the excursions around the volcano into an authentic experience.

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The ultimate Etna Experience

The enquire and reservations process was very smooth. The trip was just amazing, Paolo, our guide, was punctual, well prepared and couldn't have done more to make it informative... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Fabiana F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The enquire and reservations process was very smooth. The trip was just amazing, Paolo, our guide, was punctual, well prepared and couldn't have done more to make it informative, light, funny and beautiful. I cannot recommend more that when going to Sicily a day trip to Etna is done and that you are well rested to be able to walk... More 

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EtnaExperience, Responsabile reception at Etna Experience Excursions, responded to this review

Dear Fabiana, thank you very much for taking the time to write a review for our Etna excursion. We are really happy you enjoyed the tour with Paolo, our goal is to give to our clients a detailed view of Etna, giving emotions withouth annoying. Thank you very much for choosing us! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this tour on our day in Sicily as part of a cruise. The company was extremely accommodating in terms of adjusting the schedule to fit our needs with the cruise. They provided everything we needed, the guide was extremely knowledgeable, and we really enjoyed the experience! The lunch was also fantastic! I would highly recommend.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

We had a perfect trip to Etna and a lava cave During the trip we had a nice Sicilian lunch. Our guide Emmanuele vas a VERY VERY profesional told a lot about volcanos and this was very interesting and educational. We enjoyed the trip very much and we can HIGH recommend it to other travellers.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Our multinational group had Tony as a guide, who not only knows a lot about vulcanism and the Etna, but also was a source of information about the local fauna & flora, Sicilian food, history and life in Italy in general.

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EtnaExperience, Direttore generale at Etna Experience Excursions, responded to this review

Dear Wouter, thank you for taking the time to leave a comment and share your experience with travellers from all over the world! We are really happy you enjoyed the excursion,we know that Tony is really knowledgeable about Etna and local flora and fauna, so we thank you for sharing your opinion here. Hope to see you once again Regards... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Marco was our tour guide. Very personable, very focused on safety, the environment and ensuring his guests were the best informed as possible! We learned so much from the tour stops, the walk up the craters, the lunch at the winery, even the bee stop! We would highly recommend Marco to anyone who is interested in a detailed knowledge of... More 

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EtnaExperience, Responsabile reception at Etna Experience Excursions, responded to this review

Dear Marciekim, thank you for taking the time to share you experience with all the travelers looking for a tour on our Volcano Etna! All our guides are really good and knowledgeable and we are really happy you enjoyed the excursion "Etna & Wine" with Marco. Thanks again for choosing us and for sharing your experience here with all the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

What a Fantastic experience but be warned if you have a fear of heights or enclosed spaces.I thought the cable car however was Great fun. Also make sure that the top of Etna is clear as you will just be walking through cloud otherwise.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Our B&B had leaflets for this excursion company and booked it for us. I didn't have suitable shoes with me so they provided a paid of boots for me to use (provided I wore my own socks) We were picked up at 9am in a Landrover by our guide Paolo and were in a total group of 5 of us... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

This was a great first day in Sicily. We did the Classic tour as it was the only one with spaces. Our guide Marco really knew his stuff, and was also a great driver, and very good English, very happy to answer my large number of questions - we learnt about the flora, fauna and culture as well as the... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Fabulous !!! Many Thanks to Antonny- the best Guide. Perfect information and contact For Sure We will be Back soon !!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We did the solo trekking and loved the entire day walking through varied landscapes and learning about Mt Etna and volcanoes in general. Alessandro was very passionate and knowledgeable about all things volcanoes! Having a panini lunch in a crater was a highlight! We expected more trekking so it's definitely suitable for inexperienced trekkers.

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