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Legendary Sicily

Address: salita de luna | n°10, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Phone Number: 0942620061
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Ranked #3 of 36 Activities in Taormina
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours, Adventure
Owner description: Legendary Sicily offers daily tours to the Etna Vulcano.Pick-up from your hotel.Drive up an old...
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Type: Tours, Adventure
Owner description: Legendary Sicily offers daily tours to the Etna Vulcano.Pick-up from your hotel.Drive up an old lava flow by 4wd jeep.Stop to enjoy the beautiful panorama of the Bove Valley.Visit cave originated by prehistoric lava flows.Trekking on old craters dating back from 1865.Visit the lava flow originated from Piano Provenzana in 2002.Pick-nic.The tour continues through off-road paths to reach the two little towns of Linguaglossa and Castiglione.Visit the Alcantara Gorges. Return to the hotel.

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Perth, Western Australia
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358 reviews 358 reviews
150 attraction reviews
252 helpful votes 252 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We did the Etna Alcantara Off Toad Tour with Legendary Sicily in September. Sorry for the late review Eddy! As with all the other positive reviews on TA we agree that Legendary Sicily is excellent and the tour is a "must do" if you are staying in Taormina. The Etna Alcantara tour is a wonderful, informative and exciting full day... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014 via mobile

The best tour we've ever been on and the highlight of our week long trip to Sicily. Our guide, Eddy, was extremely knowledgable and passionate about everything to do with the trip, himself being actively involved in many geological and archeological studies on the island over the past couple of decades, including climbing Etna quite literally thousands of times so... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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61 reviews 61 reviews
27 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We booked the Mt Etna Alcantara Off Road Excursion with Eddy from Legendary Sicily for €75 per person. We wanted to book the trek to the summit, but due to recent eruptions, this was unfortunately not possible. Pick-up is 8:30 from your hotel and return by 17:30. We were only back at almost 19:00 – there was no rush getting... More 

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We wanted to hike some of Mt. Etna and finding this company was a great choice. Eddy speaks almost perfect English and he is a very knowledgeable guide. I most enjoyed how he connected elements of physics, geology, astrology, religion in his explanations and details. It all made perfect sense. I could have done with more hiking, did not realise... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 via mobile

They picked us up from Castello di San Marco. Eddy, the guide was very impressive with his knowledge of the area, Etna, geology, physics and he did this in multiple languages. (Italian, English, German at least). If you want to go off the beaten track, get an education, and have a thoroughly interesting day choose this.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We booked a Mount Etna trip last minute with Legendary Sicily and wow it was an amazing day. We were picked up from outside our B&B near the train station in two jeeps. One was driven by Eddy and the other by Francesco. Eddy was the main tour guide. We then began our trip up to Mount Etna. We begun... More 

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PLEASANT HILL
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Taormina is a lovely hill town with great food, fun streets, and an unbeatable view, but for something truly unique, take a tour of Mt. Etna with Legendary Sicily. Eddy and Natalie picked up our group of 8 older adults (62-75) at our hotel at 9:00 and returned us at nearly 4:00 for our half day trip. We were driven... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We took the one day Etna-Alcantara off road tour with Eddy (and Francesco). We throughly enjoyed the day. We were picked up by Francesco at 8.30 and returned a little later than expected at 6.30, Eddy was still educating and guiding us through the towns until the last minute! Very good value at 75€ , were felt. Eddy is a... More 

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Melbourne
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45 attraction reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Was great to get up to the top if etna. Cost 60 euro each to get the funicular up then take the truck to the top. Guide not optional. Take the truck! It's a long long way to the top and v steep. If you walk allow a good hour to walk up and make sure you wear covered in... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

If you visit Taormina, do not miss the one-day excursion Etna-Alcantara Off Road! My wife and I booked on last August 25, and love it. Eddy leaded the excursion, with high fluency on Italian and English languages. He picked us up at our hotel about 8:40 in an suv 4wd and took us back to the hotel about 19:00. In... More 

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