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An informative and interactive day out

We were visiting Messina for a day during a cruise and pre-arranged a private tour to Mt Etna. We... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2018
Sydney, Australia
A great trip to Mt Etna!

Alfi was an outstanding guide who showed us (and taught us) so much more than we expected. A... read more

Reviewed May 10, 2018
Jeff C
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This trip is not just for those interested in geology: anyone who loves nature and breathtaking landscapes should join us on this special excursion. Our 4X4 vehicles allow us to visit the unspoiled natural beauty that makes Mount Etna so famous...more
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Reviewed July 25, 2018

We were visiting Messina for a day during a cruise and pre-arranged a private tour to Mt Etna. We were met at the port by Alfio who escorted us to his clean and comfortable vehicle. We headed straight to Mt Etna but ran into traffic...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 10, 2018

Alfi was an outstanding guide who showed us (and taught us) so much more than we expected. A fascinating look at many aspects of Mt Etna, the lava flow, the history, the views. Additionally, we had a magnificent lunch at a farmhouse in the country,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jeff C
Reviewed November 27, 2017

Booked half day tour via our hotel . It was excellent! Giovanni picked us up from the hotel and showed us round the local area and up into Etna park. That man knows everyone and everything in the the area! He told us so much...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed November 1, 2017 via mobile

the half day tour we booked included a drive to the end of the lava stream of the big 2002 eruption. In addition, we went on a two hour hike to the top of the crater where the eruption started. Francesco our guide did a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful day with tour guid Francesco. He’s passioned and takes time to explain the whole environment of mount Etna, with a good sense of humor and very good English. We would absolutely recommend this company, had a blast and learned so much!...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

Have been many times to Sicily but The places we visited are breathtaking and managed to get to places which are not so easy to get to. Francesco was also great, extremely polite and very knowledgeable on the area. Fluent in English. Perfect ending to...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Michelle M
ciko81_out, Direttore vendite at Etnalcantara, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2017

Thanks to You Michelle. Was nice to be with You...Regards Francesco

Reviewed June 18, 2017

We had a group of 17 people including 10 children on the full day Etna and Alcantara tour. Our guides were absolutely fantastic, and our lunch at the winery was perfect. I would highly recommend this trip to anyone.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Emily M
Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

Very nice excursion, you see, learn, laugh, walk and can just be on beautiful mount Etna. The walk on the old craters with the amazing view will take your breath away. Also the guides can tell you everything you want to know and the off...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Gwendolina29
Reviewed November 12, 2016

Took my Son to experience Sicily and we where lucky to have Alfio as our tour guide of Mount Etna, his Knowledge of the Volcano was exceptional and he ensured we have a great day both in the 4X4 with his explanations but also the...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Eddie T
Reviewed August 22, 2016

We were very keen to visit the steaming summit of Mount Etna and our hotel arranged a tour for us with Etnalcantara. I was a little concerned initially as I had been unable to book with the other companies rated higher on Tripadvisor as they...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Yes, He does. You can get some more information about our tours through our website. Best Regards
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