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Etna Sicily Guide - Day tours

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Nov 1, 2017
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May 12, 2017
“Tour Of Mount Etna from Taormina, Sicily By Viator also known as Noema Viaggi Tours”
Etna Sicily Guide is an association founded in Catania by a group of enthusiast and expert Etna explorers. We organize hiking tour of Etna as well as guided tours of Catania, Taormina and Siracusa.
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Via Degli Ulivi 6, 95123 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 339 598 4917
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Reviewed November 1, 2017 via mobile

I was really looking forward to my trip to Etna’s crater, but it turned out to be a complete waste of a day of our holiday. The guide on our coach explained (several times, he was very verbose) that we would disembark at the base...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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paridegeo, Direttore at Etna Sicily Guide - Day tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2017

Dear kate I'm sorry but you're wrong for the company because we do not do this kind of tour but just tekking. I hope you cancel the review because you should write it to the Etna cable car company.

Reviewed May 12, 2017

The Mount Etna Tour with Viator was booked before we arrived in Sicily. It went from the bus station in Taormina very close to the lovely Villa Belvedere Hotel where we were staying It went quite early in the morning the tour departed The guide...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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paridegeo, Direttore at Etna Sicily Guide - Day tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2017
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Ciao...la prossima volta che scrivi una recensione assicurati di essere nel posto giusto. Noi non facciamo questo tipo di tour...More

Reviewed August 15, 2016

Exceptional. Paride we cannot thank you enough. We booked a week of trips with the very knowledgable and generous guide Paride. The programme was a mix of the imposing Etna and cultural/historical trips with plenty of gastro tours!! Paride amended the week to suit our...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Jo S
Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

If you want to explore the Etna in a non-standard way, book a trip with Paride! He showed us the Nord Side of the Etna and took us to several different routes with lots of information that is not available during standard excursions. He speaks...More

Date of experience: July 2016
5  Thank Suzanne d
Reviewed May 29, 2016

I was looking for an opportunity to trek to the summit of Etna and I was lucky to find Etna Sicily Guide and Dr. Paride Stella who is a geologist and a PhD volcanologist. He is very enthusiastic and knowledgeable about volcanology and volcano Etna....More

Date of experience: May 2016
3  Thank OulliF
Reviewed December 20, 2015

We started our first visit ever to Sicily with two nights at Dr Paride Stella's B&B and a day visiting Etna. It was a perfect introduction, and Dr Stella was a kind and thoughtful host and very informative guide, giving us ideas of other things...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed December 4, 2015

I had a private excursion guided by Dr. Paride Stella, who is very knowledgeable and professional being a geologist and volcanologist. He was very friendly and explained everything in an interesting and understandable way. We started at 1700m and despite of the foggy weather we...More

Date of experience: November 2015
2  Thank Indra1988
Reviewed November 10, 2015

Trekking on Mount Etna was enjoyably special and very educational with our professional guide, geologist and vulcanologist Dr. Paride Stella. He instilled in me a strong passion towards vulcanology and geology since he describes what you meet whilst trekking. Etna changes landscapes depending which part...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Marina S
Reviewed November 4, 2015

I would like to thank our guide Paride Stella for making our short trekking holiday a success. He continually pointed things out during our treks and was even happy to take photos of us ☺ Very informative and interesting. He is professional in his work...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed November 4, 2015

Dr. Stella was informative, interesting, and relaxed. We felt comfortable asking many questions. With his expertise and experience on the mountain, he was able to answer our every question. He took us to a spot on the mountain where we had the best lunch imaginable...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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March 15, 2015|
Response from earifagic | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! we had a fabulous excursion with Paride, you can write to him via the link provided by Etna Sicily Guide. The system did not allow me to write his email address, sorry!