Mount Etna is Europe's largest active volcano, but you don’t have to climb the mighty peak to experience the natural wonder. On this full-day tour from Taormina, hike through the ancient woodlands and lava caves of Mt Etna; indulge in a Sicilian-style lunch and wine tasting; and explore the Alcantara Gorge. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
Experience life in the Sicilian Countryside with a private tour of a working farm founded in the 1800s. See picturesque vineyards, olive and citrus groves, and farm animals, then learn to ride a horse with a professional instructor. Finish the tour with a traditional Sicilian lunch made with fresh, local products and sample locally produced wines from Etna vineyards.
Experience life in the Sicilian countryside with a private tour of a working farm founded in the 1800s. See picturesque vineyards, olive and citrus groves, and farm animals and then learn to ride a horse with a professional instructor. Finish the tour with a traditional Sicilian lunch made with fresh, local products and sample locally produced wines from vineyards on the slopes of Mount Etna.
Trek around Mount Etna on this tour with a small group and an expert trekking guide. Set off from Taormina to spend the day learning about the volcano's history, exploring craters and lava caves. Stop at a local chalet for an included snack and wine. Hotel or port pickup and drop-off can be arranged on request.
This tour makes it easier than ever to get up close and personal with Mt. Etna: Europe’s highest active volcano, and one of Sicily’s most visible landmarks. Journey to Rifugio Sapienza, at Etna’s base, before your trek; all equipment is included, and an add-on journey to its crater is available (own expense). Next, explore the volcano’s lava caves before stopping at an area farm for a sampling of local products.
Mt. Etna is the largest active volcano in Europe and home to fertile vineyards and farms. With this tour, avoid the stress of navigating the winding roads on the mountain on your own and instead visit the dramatic Silvestri Craters and a farm on the slopes of Mt. Etna with a driver. End your experience with a tasting and lunch at a local winery at the foot of the mountain.
Explore the lunar landscapes behind Europe’s highest active volcano on this full-day tour from Catania to Mount Etna. The towering mountain stands at 3,350 meters, standing in the backdrop of most of eastern Sicily’s skylines. Explore the craters, ancient lava flows, caves, and the Valle del Bove on a hike before enjoying a delicious Sicilian lunch and tasting of local honey made on the volcano.
Experience the beauty of eastern Sicily on a donkey ride through the medieval village of Savoca. Traverse pine forests atop your donkey and visit churches, catacombs, the set of ‘The Godfather’ film, and ancient ruins. Along the way, sample local treats like granita, pistachios, olive oil, and almond wine to get a taste of Sicily’s gourmet products.
Discover the filming locations used in hit Italian TV series, ‘Inspector Montalbano’ (Commissario Montelbano), on a full-day tour from the Messina or Taormina province. With a knowledgeable guide, see spectacular sites and real-life settings of locations featured in the hit spy drama; admire the gorgeous Baroque plazas and sacred churches of fictional town, Vigata, and admire the tranquil beaches and impressive structures of Punta Secca, Scicli and Ragusa Ibla. Listen to entertaining anecdotes and fascinating facts from your expert guide throughout the day, and enjoy the convenience of round-trip transportation from your hotel in either Messina or Taormina.
The Etna 2000 Morning jeep tour is designed to give everyone the chance to discover the most important places of Etna and to have a complete picture of its history, evolution and activity. We will begin the excursion from the lava flows that in past centuries destroyed the Etna villages and we will arrive at about 2000m above sea level at the ski and tourist resort of Mount Etna. Along the way, equipped with helmets and torches, we will visit a wonderful volcanic cave (lava tube), the famous Valle del Bove from a lookout and always accompanied by our passionate guides we will make a pleasant trek around the side craters, like the Silvestri Craters . In fact, there are over 300 extinct lateral craters on Mount Etna. The excursion is carried out on board our 4X4 jeeps with which we reach the various points of interest and throughout the journey our guides will provide you with all the information on Etna and in the end you will love it as we do
Explore the Sicilian countryside on this day trip from Messina or Taormina. Led by a local guide, travel through the small towns dotting the Peloritani Mountains, stopping at the medieval village of Montalbano Elicona and the Argimusco nature park to examine prehistoric stones. See how Ricotta cheese is made with a visit to a local dairy farm and enjoy views of the Aeolian Islands and Mt Etna from a scenic lookout. Your trip will conclude with transportation back to your original departure point.
Mount Etna looms over eastern Sicily with lunar-like volcanic landscapes and rugged wilderness. This tour allows you to explore to volcano without the hassle of planning your hike or transportation. Start at the south side of the mountain, visit the Silvestri Craters, continue to a ridge over the Valle del Bove, and finish with a tour of a lava cave. Plus, your tour includes a typical Sicilian lunch and convenient round-trip transportation from Catania.
this jeep tour is special .. the colors of the sunset on the Madonie, the sea as a background and the wild nature will be an indelible memory of your holiday in Sicily. The adventure continues with dinner at the chalet immersed in the woods and the exciting descent from the mountain with the night jeeps.
The Aeolian Islands lie in the Tyrrhenian Sea north of Sicily, but their remote location makes them difficult to access. On this adventurous full-day tour, travel by air-conditioned coach and ferry, and reach the Aeolian Islands with ease. Swim and explore around Panarea Island, and soak up the sunshine on nearby Stromboli Island—with round-trip from Taormina included.
The excursion will start discovering old basalt lava flows, volcanic caves, secular woods and it will continue with the tastes and smell of Sicily. The lunar landscape of “Bove Valley” and the black ash’s desert will make your excursion a gorgeous day. Finally a tasting of honey, wines and typical Sicilian product
Experience a side of Italy rarely available to visitors on a private tour of a 200–year–old farmhouse with round–trip transport from Messina. In addition to pointing out the best views of Mt. Etna, your guide tells little–known stories about Sicily’s history and culture as you explore. Afterwards, sit down for a meal prepared with organic local ingredients, including homemade bread and regional wine.
Mount Etna is one of the most striking natural features in Sicily, and with this tour you can experience both its beauty and geology. Set off from Catania, stopping at an organic farm on the mountain slopes to sample honey, wine, olive oil, and other specialties. Afterwards, continue up to the Valle del Bove; explore the volcanic craters and a lava cave before ending at a scenic overlook to enjoy the sunset.
The Egadi Islands of Favignana and Levanzo are considered the jewels in the crown of Italy’s Aegadian coast—but their remote locations make access challenging. On this tour, take to the waves by elegant catamaran and reach the islands easily—with lunch and round-trip transportation from the port of Trapani included. Discover hidden coves and rugged bays, and enjoy free time to swim in the clear waters at your leisure.
Explore the unique landscape of an enormous volcano at with this 6-hour small-group sunset walking tour of Mt Etna from Taormina. Hike through the forest to see extinct craters and other evidence of past eruptions. Visit one of the most dramatic of the mountain's lava caves. Enjoy a light meal with wine made on Mt Etna and watch the sun go down.
Explore eastern Sicily’s cultural and geological highlights on this full-day tour of Mt. Etna and Taormina. After pickup from your Catania accommodation, get up close and personal with the volcano. Hike up its slopes, discover the Silvestri Craters, and then don a headlamp to explore its lava caves. Following a traditional Sicilian lunch, enjoy a free afternoon in Taormina, where you can shop and visit the city's Greek amphitheater (own expense).
Experience a side of Italy rarely available to visitors on a private tour of a 200–year–old farmhouse with round–trip transport from Taormina. In addition to pointing out the best views of Mt. Etna, your guide tells little–known stories about Sicily’s history and culture as you explore. Afterwards, sit down for a meal prepared with organic local ingredients, including homemade bread and regional wine.
Get your adrenaline pumping on this full-day off-roading and trekking adventure of Mount Etna. Discover ancient lava flows, caves, craters, and the Valle del Bove on foot and by 4x4. Learn about the history of Mount Etna from your guide as you tour some of the main eruption sites on Europe’s highest active volcano. Sit down to a delicious Sicilian lunch together and admire the beauty of the imposing volcano.
Explore the active volcano of Mount Etna almost to its peak during this full-day tour. Reach heights of 3,000 meters as you explore the ancient lava flows, caves, and craters on the lunar-like landscape. Learn about the history of Europe’s highest active volcano from your informative guide and end the tour with a delicious Sicilian lunch with your fellow travelers.