A view of the summit of Mount Etna
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Etna Summit tour

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  • Tour last 8 hours
  • Pay the day of the tour
  • Caple car ticket or Unimog included
  • Shoes and walking pooles

Mount etna summit and crater trek

This full-day  Etna Summit Hike will take you to an altitude of 3320 meters (10300 ft.) to admire the most fantastic view that Sicily can offer. Along with the excursion, we get onboard of Etna cable car, we enjoy an off-road Unimog Jeep tour, and we are going to walk for a total of six hours, crossing some of the most suggestive trekking trails of the volcano. Get ready to experience the thrill of looking at the vertical walls of the Etna summit craters plunging and disappearing into the depth of the planet, to hear the rumbling of the explosions, and the look at the emissions of gasses. This guided trekking tour to the summit area is the ultimate Mount Etna tour. The price of the trip includes Transport, tickets for the Cableway and the Unimog Jeep. We provide trekking shoes and walking poles. 

Escursion Details

Our guided tour to the Mt. Etna summit craters starts at 7:30 a.m. One of our guides will pick you up at your hotel, in Taormina, Catania, or surrounding towns. Once at Rifugio Sapienza (Nicolosi) on the south side of Mount Etna, using the cableway and an off-road 4x4 vehicle, We will reach our trek's starting point at an altitude of 3000 meters. We will climb to the top of the volcano with a three hours walk. Once at the summit, there will be time to enjoy the spectacular view of the sea, the Aeolian island, and most of Sicily's island. The excursion path on the way back passes by some popular landmarks like the Barbagallo craters and the Bove Valley. Our tours to the summit of Etna are scheduled to finish around four p.m.

The price includes transport, cable car, boots and walking poles.

Useful Information

Departure 7:30

Return 4 p.m.

Trail 8/16 km.

Hike 6 hours

Transport included

Questions and Answers

Will we get on board of the cable car?

Mount Etna is an active volcano and if the south side trail is unaccessible we will climb to the summit from the north side, this means we won't board the cable car. The aim of this tour is to reach the summit of Mount Etna not to get on board of the cable car.

How Should I Dress?

At any time of the year you must wear long trousers. Always bring a sweatshirt or jacket. Between. We will provide you with shoes and poles

Are there restrictions?

Yes, heart patients and asthmatics cannot take part in this excursion.

Available for the period

Departure at 7:30 Return at 16:00

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The tour price includes: transport, trekking boots,walking poles and cable car tickets!
Free cancellation, you pay on the day of the tour

€169,00kids 10 years old pay €149You can pay with credit card


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