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Gruppo Guide Alpine Etna Sud

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Piazza Vittorio Emanuele 43, 95030 Nicolosi, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

Had a fab day out on Mt Etna. A long drive up to the cable car but a very scenic ride. A long cable car ride up onto Etna followed by a ride in a tractor as high as was possible to go given volcanic...More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank Elaine B
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

As others have said in their reviews, you catch a cable car part way, then a 4x4 bus, then walk from 2900m. You see an amazing lava landscape on the way to the base of the crater, then up the slope on a fairly easy...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank KrissyD_13
Reviewed September 26, 2018

great service from beginning to end .they looked after us all the way.kitted out with nice comfortable boot. hat. sticks. free socks.and a certificate at the end. we took the summit tour 5/6 hours very hard up and coming down. i am just an average...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank alan p
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

First off I'd like to say this costs 85 euros, we couldn't find this information on the website anywhere!! For this you get a cable car ticket, a bus ride to within a height of 400m to the summit you climb the rest. They also...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Henry L
Reviewed August 18, 2018

The experience overall was nice but they need to be better organized. First, everybody is going in the cable car but no instruction is given. We do not know if we can enter into the cabins or if we have to wait for people who...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank nancylabrecque73
Gruppo Guide Al... E, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Gruppo Guide Alpine Etna Sud, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Dear nancylabrecque73 We have read the review with interest and attention. But, we are Gruppo Guide Alpine Etna Sud while you were a guest of the Etna cableway.... ( Funivia dell' Etna) We will be happy to take a trip with OUR GUIDES. Thanks and...More

Reviewed August 12, 2018

We went to Etna Sud to scout out the tour companies. I wanted to go to the central crater and only this companies the tour to the crater and back, a 5.5 jour experience as oppose to 8 hours for the other company we could...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank DrNefarious
Reviewed August 12, 2018

I'll never see 49 again and I was really worried whether I would be fit enough to do the hike, but I am so glad I did. We were a party of 2 middle aged persons and a 13 year old and were accompanied by...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank swampduck
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately the weather was bad at the top and not possible to reach the top. The guide offert another Tour around Etna. The best trekking ever. What spectaculaire surroundings. The guide told us a lot about the vulcano, the history and how to walk safely....More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank annezibrandtsen
Reviewed June 4, 2018

There can be no more compelling reason to visit Etna than to go to the top and this tour does exactly that. It was a perfectly clear day, puff clouds, unlimited visibility. The tour is safe and moves at a comfortable pace on well worn...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank HvPssptWilTrvl
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

Don't hesitate to do the full Etna tour with Gruppo Guide Alpine Etna Sud. These guys are safe, experienced and amazing. Our guide Peppe was awesome and did the tour in both English, which was flawless and Italian. He answered every question. Take some food...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Just a few weeks..... the on-line booking system will be active. Now, we will see you in the - Piazzale Rifugio Sapienza - Cottage of the Guides Etna Nord - every morning before 09:00. No reservation is required, hello... More
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