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Etna Emotion 3000 Tour from Catania

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    Stop At: Funivia dell'Etna, Via Monte Etna 154, 95030 Nicolosi, Sicily Italy

    You will reach an altitude of 2500 m by cable car. Afterwards you will get up to 2900 m with special unimog vehicles. The area at the foot of the main crater, where you will be, is called “Torre del Filosofo”. From here you will have a stunning view over the Mediterranean, if the weather permits.

    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Philosopher's Tower, Unnamed Road, 95030, 95030 Zafferana Etnea CT, Italy

    A competent Alpine / Vulcanological guide will accompany you during a approx. 40 minutes tour, visiting the hot smoking craters, born after the 2002-2003 eruption.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Hotel Villa Dorata, Contrada Serra la Nave, 95030 Ragalna CT, Italy

    Back at Rifugio Sapienza, you’ll have a traditional Sicilian lunch at a chalet. Afterwards, equipped with helmets and flashlights you will enjoy an unforgettable experience visiting a real lava cave.

    At the end of the tour we will drive you back to your accommodation.

    Duration: 2 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Go-Etna - Etna Excursions - Booking Point, Via Vittorio Emanuele II, 229, 95124 Catania CT, Italy

    Traveler pickup is offered
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    Important: During the booking, please communicate the address of the pickup in Catania or

    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Fuel surcharge
    • Bottled water
    • Lunch
    • Driver/guide
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off in Catania
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • Entry/Admission - Funivia dell'Etna
    • Entry/Admission - Philosopher's Tower
    • Entry/Admission - Hotel Villa Dorata
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infant seats available
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed August 4, 2019 via mobile

    This was a fantastic day trip and excellent value for money. It's also ideal for anyone who wants to see the Etna craters close up but doesn't fancy a long hike! We were accompanied by a friendly and knowledgeable guide - Francesco - and his...More

    Thank Fiona F
    Reviewed June 23, 2019

    We have a 4 year old son and I would have loved to go all the way to the top but you need to be older than 16, so we have to wait a few years. Looking what could be the next best option (...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank mvberkel
    Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

    We just finished this day trip of Mount Etna and can not tell you how great it was. We had a beautiful morning and this was a very easy treck. The cars drop you off at the cable car then the cable car to the...More

    1  Thank matthewolafsen
    Reviewed August 26, 2018

    I had booked 3000 tour for full day. My driver and tour guide Salvo was on time. I really enjoyed time with him, he was very fun and knowledgeable, he made my trip very special. Excellent The 4 x 4 drive, amazing and spectacular view...More

    Date of experience: August 2018
    1  Thank Darya P
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    • Duration: 7h
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