WHY CHOOSE IT
You will reach the top of mount Etna;
Amazing landscapes and sea views;
Cable Car Ticket included;
Jeep 4x4 Unimog Included.
Lowest price guarantee!
Availability : From May to November
Sport Level : Everybody Welcome
Fitness Level : Everybody Welcome
Duration : 6/7 hours
Languages : Italian, English, French, Spanish, German
Availability : All days
MeetingTime : 9:00am
Minimum Age : 7 years old and only for kid used to walk
Clothing : Mountain clothings, Trekking shoes, Jacket (it's possible rental equipments at the meeting point)
Food & Water : Bring water and packed lunch not included
CRATESI SILVESTRI, ETNA
The Etna Summit Tour is an excursion up to the top of mount Etna at 3.340 meters, the peak of the highest active volcano in Europe. To take part you have to reach a meeting point at the Etna South station. Here you will meet your guide, who will give you safety instructions before leave, checking your equipments (don't worry about! Who haven't trekking shoes and jacket can rent them at the meeting point) and providing you with a safety helmet.
Ascent by Cable Car (Ticket included)
From 1.900 meters high we will rise up to 2.500 meters by cable car, enjoying a first sight of wonderful volcanic landscapes with sea view.
Ascent by Jeep 4x4 Unimog (Ticket Included)
At 2.500 meters, you wil go on board special 4x4 vehicles equipped for ascending volcanic paths. The landscapes become more hostile and the pioneer vegetation vanish and all is an huge desert of black lava.
Trekking at the Summit
The jeeps will take us up to an altitude of 2.900 meters, from here in 1 hour and 30 minute trek we will reach the edge of the central crater, through high altitude volcanic landscapes, fumaroles, wonderful sea views and a surreal lunar scenery.
The descent from the central crater will be always in trekking mode down to an altitude of 2.900 meters, here you can decide to go with the Jeep (Ticket Included), or continue the trek through the volcanic canal, where in large leaps, you will quickly reach the altitude of 2.500 meters and the cable car station, also here you can choose to continue the trek or use the cable car (Ticket Included) to return to the starting point. The return is scheduled around 3:00pm.
All excursions to the central crater of Etna are carried out only in safety conditions, it means that during a volcanic activity it is not possible guarantee the summit achievement, in any case alternative routes will be proposed based on the contingent situation and the limits imposed by the volcano.
Etna Summit Tour (Price per person)
TRANSPORT & MEETING POINT
Prices not include transportation, it means that you have to use your car to reach the meeting point of the tour. After confirmed your reservation you will receive an email with the google map position and GPS coordinates of the meeting point where you will meet the guide.
GROUP, AGENCY, INCENTIVE, TEAM BULDING
For groups more than 10 people or agencies, we can offer customized prices, as well as incentive trips or team bulding activities. Contact us using the tool you prefer and let us know what your plans are.
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