Etna Grantour

100€ > Promo Web 89€ 

JEEP TOUR + TREKKING + TYPICAL LUNCH
8,45 - 18,30 | Even Days

 

Description

Full day excursion to live a full experience of the volcano

This tour is specifically dedicated to those who want to live the more complete and extensive knowledge experience on the largest, active volcano of Europe. During half day excursions, times allows you to visit only one side of volcano. In this case the tour allows you to know the opposite sides of volcano in a safari on bord of our 4x4 vehicles, within which you will make some medium-easy level trekking walks into territory of Park of Etna from departure point situated at 500 meters up to an altitude of about 2000 meters. Etna Grantour is such as if it include in a only solution our proposals Etna Tour and Etna Trekking at a quote particurally vantagious considering that at the end of the half day it will be included a lunch with very good etnean typical products! With participants in good health the tour it will take place with a trekking in the morning (through places and paths between the less explored of volcano) and after lunch break, continuation of the excursion on 4x4 in the afternoon.

During itinerary you will visit the lava flows which threatened entire countries, extincts craters, the majestic Caldera della Valle del Bove, the endemic flora and the typical vegetation of volcanic soils. We will also live the emotion to go into meanders of the volcano visiting a lava tube with helmets and torches, to understand the phenomenons linked to flowing of the lava. Our naturalistic guides will enrich your excursion by illustrating, with a easy and clear language for everyone, the countless natural and volcanologic aspects of the largest volcano of Europe, nominated UNESCO World Heritage         site since 2013.

The path does not involve any particular diffuculty and it is suitable for everyone as long as they are in good health. However for the long lasting of the tour it is not recommendend for families with children under 3 years old. For those who are not interested to path in jeep we propose a full day trekking excursion called ETNA TREKKING (Full day)

Highlights of the tour

- Medium/Easy level trekking inside of Park of Etna                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               - The black - lava fields of ancient and recent lava flows
- Pioneer vegetation of lava flows
- Touristic places destroyed by eruptions
- Lateral craters extinct
- The majestic anphiteater of Valle del Bove
- A lava cave
- The Lunar landscapes at 2000 meters
-  Lunch break with etnean typical products

Typical Lunch with etnean typical food!

The first part of the day will finish with a rustic lunch made of typical products offered at a characteristic palmento or to a etnean montain shelter, based on simple but delicious typical products with sicilian cheeses, cold meats, handcrafted pots, homemade bread and many other rustic cuisines and wine doc of Etna, coffee, all included! 

Period and times

The tour takes place on standard days of Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. For groups or in exclusive formula it is possible to ask performing in other days.

Departure time 8,45 am from our meeting point (see contacts) - Return estimated 6,30 pm

Required Equipment

Hiking shoes (also available for rental), Windproof jacket or sweatshirt, sunglasses, water.

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Prices

Price adult standard 100€  With booking online 89€!!!
Quote guarantee with min. 4 participants 
PROMO FAMILY Guys untill 13 years old:  60€ - Promotion subject to limitations* see.

The quote include: Sign up to our association (10€), insurance, Naturalistic Guide FederEscursionismo Sicily. Typical lunch. Equipments: helmet and torch.
TRANSFER Included from our meeting point. At bottom you can find the reference to find our meeting points. See contacts. 
Extra: Rent shoes (3€), Windbreaker jacket (2€) Hiking sticks (2€) - Optional eventual transfer from hotels in Catania and etnean villages or from Taormina or other places outside the province. More: info > extras.