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Etnaround - Etna tours, Trekking, Excursions

Via Collegiata 3, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Tour of Vendicari Natural Reserve and Siracusa

This is the second tour we took with Marco. In 2014 he took my family up to Mt. Etna. This time he... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Diane4851
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New York City, New York
Top Etna. Top Tour. Top Guide

We did the top etna tour, which literally took our breath away. The experience of ascending and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ray F
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Trekking, excursions, guided tours with taste of typical Sicilian products while discovering the highest European volcano: mount Etna.
  • Excellent97%
  • Very good1%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“picnic lunch” (6 reviews)
“off road” (11 reviews)
“great guide” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Via Collegiata 3, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the second tour we took with Marco. In 2014 he took my family up to Mt. Etna. This time he took my family of 5 adults to the Vendicari Natural Reserve and Siracusa. He picked us up in Catania and our first stop...More

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Marco P, Direttore at Etnaround - Etna tours, Trekking, Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Diane. Always at your disposal. The Sicily waits you again.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did the top etna tour, which literally took our breath away. The experience of ascending and walking round the top of the volcano is beyond description, so just go do it. Marco is a fabulous guide and unlike most of the other tours, he...More

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Reviewed March 21, 2018

The tours in the winter months only go up to around 2000 metres, but my wife and I still had a great time. Alessandro was fun, professional, and knowledgable. At Crateri Silvestri he determined that some foul weather was moving in, but he got us...More

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Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

Thanks Alessandro for the fantastic full day hike & cave visit to Etna! It was wonderful to learn more about the beautiful landscape we saw, and you truly challenged us (on request) with the route we walked. The lunch was amazing as well. Highly recommended!...More

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Reviewed October 21, 2017

Attempted to book a tour but their site say BOOK but really an email and no response. Called multiple times and message kept saying No One Available---please call back. At 5 p.m. finally a voice who said he never received my email. I asked to...More

Thank Sharon S
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Marco P, Direttore at Etnaround - Etna tours, Trekking, Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2017
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Salve! Non siamo un tour operator! come da recensione da lei scritta,nella telefonata intercorsa era stato detto che non era...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

Marco took our group on an informative, fun and altogether spectacular tour of Mount Etna. His knowledge of volcanoes (he has a degree in Volcanology) enabled him to tell us everything we wanted to know about this wonderful place. From the drive to the cable...More

Thank L S
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Reviewed August 24, 2017

Marco really knew his stuff. We learned so much about volcanoes and Mount Etna. He was good fun and very helpful. We went in his Prado to the cable car, and by the special buses from the cable car up. We walked around one of...More

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Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

Just great. A very enthusiatic guide Marco will give you an education in Etna history and geology with such an insigth that you forget that geography class was boring. And then to top it all a great picnic (Sicilian offcourse :-)) - highly recommendable

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Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

Very well organized excursion by Marco and Alessandro. On time pick-up at our hotel. On the way to the Etna, Alessandro gave a lot of background information. Marco and Alessandro are great Alpine guides as well and are always willing to please their clients. Picknic...More

Thank Luc V
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Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

We spent an excellent day on Etna. Marco is a fantastic and very friendly tourist guide. We climbed up to the mountain on an off-road track which was much more interesting than a simple bus tour. Especially that Marco is passionate of Etna, he knows...More

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The wife and I are both 66, but we are in good shape and hike a lot. The hiking is not very difficult. They will not be scaling walls or climbing over boulders or anything even slightly related to that. Make sure that... More
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