Admire the Etna volcano in the evocative atmosphere of the sunset. The volcano Etna, UNESCO World Heritage site since 2013, with its 3,350 meters is the highest in Europe and is always active.
Duration 8h : 30m
20 participants maximum
After travelling by bus to the volcano’s lower reaches at 1.900 meters, short stop for services. Ascent with off-road jeeps to the crater area at approximately 3,000 meters with licensed guides of the CAI (Italian Alpine Club). Possibility to walk and watch the sunset at a safe distance from the central crater. The darkness makes it possible to observe the eventual volcanic activity. Stop until sunset and return at 1,900 mt. Dinner in a typical restaurant is optional. We strongly recommend warm clothing and suitable shoes. Departure time can vary, depending upon the season and time of sunset.
The tour includes:
Transportation by bus and jeep
Tour leader and Alpine guide service
The tour does not include:
Photos of this tour
Tour meeting point
Taormina ME, Italia
Departure at 15:30 from the Bus Terminal of Taormina in Via Pirandello. Please be at the meeting point at least 10 minutes before departure time.
Pick-up is also available in the areas of Taormina, Giardini Naxos, Recanati and Letojanni. Please contact SAT Group office (office opening hours: 08:30 - 13:00 /16:00 - 19:30) to reconfirm the excursion at least the day before and to get more information about the closest pick-up point.