Etna Sunset Tour

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  • Day Trip
  • Group Tour
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  • E-Ticket
  • 5 hr

He lights of sunset on the highest active volcano in Europe, a free tasting of typical products of Etna, ancient craters and lava flows, an itinerary to discover lunar landscapes and lush forests, houses surrounded by lava, volcanic caves, during this spring/summer tour you will be accompained by our Naturalistic guide that will captivate you telling you about the mysterious volcanic phenomena.

Itinerary Details

Operated by: Excursions Etna Catania

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Craters Silvestri of Mount Etna

Our Naturalist Guides will accompany you during the tour and will illustrate in a clear and simple way the volcanological phenomena that gave rise to these very particular places. You will discover natural scenery of extraordinary beauty, including the lunar landscapes around the Silvestri Craters and the semi-desert area of the volcanic caldera “Valle del Bove” ( Valley of the Ox).

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Valle Del Bove

During your visit to Etna you will come across a unique view and you can admire the immense expanse of the Valley of the Ox , an ancient volcanic caldera formed 10,000 years ago.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Colata Lavica 1992

Along the way you will be able to observe the lava flows dating back to different ages, real evidence of the intense volcanic activity of Etna that has gone through centuries of history such as volcanic bombs, craters and various lateral craters. With a walk between craters of old formation and those of more recent formation, you will cross the area affected by the lava flow generated by the 1991/93 eruption and you will reach the Sapienza Refuge at an altitude of 2000 meters.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Oro d'Etna

The first stop of the Etna tour is scheduled in the municipality of Zafferana Etnea. You will stop at a certified farm and you will be offered a tasting of typical products.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Mount Etna

The Etna tour continues with the exploration of a spectacular lava cave. The guides will accompany you and you will be provided with the necessary equipment (helmet and torches) to be able to visit the volcanic cave in total safety.

Duration: 30 minutes
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