Our guide will pick you up from your hotel and, on the way up to Rifugio Sapienza (1920 mamsl), you will stop in certain view points.
20 participants maximum
Service with guide
You will receive all the information you need about the history and the territory of the volcano and visit the sites of the last eruptions and the old Silvestri Craters. From Rifugio Sapienza you will be able to choose if you wish to continue by doing some trekking in one of the nature paths of “Parco dell’Etna”, up to 2000 m, or if you wish to buy the Etna high altitude option. If you choose this option you will take the cable car and then a special 4x4 minibuses to arrive at Torre del Filosofo (2900 meters). You will then explore a lava cave with helmets and torches. The excursion will end by visiting of one of the best wineries of the area, where you will sample one sparkling wine and four glasses of local wines, with cold cuts, cheese, pate and olive oil produced locally.
The tour includes:
Shuttle bus (return) / Multilingual guide / Trekking shoes (on request) / The kit for visiting the Cave / Sampling of wine and visit to the wine cellar.
The tour does not include:
Cableway + 4x4 minibus to reach 3000 m (to pay on the spot)