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The Grand Tour, Etna and Alcantara Tour by Quad, from the gorges up to 2k meters on mount Etna!

€ 150 / per quad 2 persons

Book with Deposit. Refund Guarantee for Covid, Bad Weather, Cancellations 24h in advance

 

WHY CHOOSE IT

  • It's one of the best experience in Sicily and the only quad adventure that allows you to see Etna and Alcantara in one day;

  • The amaizing Alcantara Gorges;

  • Pure fun driving our 4x4 quad bikes;

  • Crossing streams and little rivers;

  • Caving session to visit a volcanic cave;

  • Spectacular trail up to 2000 meters on mount Etna among lava deserts and breathtaking sea views;

  • Forests, rivers, caves ... and a lots of nature.

ACTIVITY SNAPSHOT
  • Sport Level : Everybody welcome
  • Fitness Level : Everybody welcome
  • Duration : 4/5 hours 
  • Languages : Italian, English,
  • Opening Seasons : All year
  • Available : Every days
  • Starting Time Morning 9.00-10.00am; Afternoon 2.00-3.00pm
  • Minimum Age : 5 years old
  • Recommended Clothes : Sportswear, Long pants, Windproof Jacket
  • Food & Water : Water and snacks or lunch box (not included).
 

ACTIVITY DESCRIPTION Etna and Alcantara Quad Tour

The Grand Tour is one of the most appreciated and amazing off-road adventures in Sicily, and will allow you to see Mount Etna and Alcantara gorges in a unique and exciting roundtrip.

 

After a short briefing, during which the guide will explain how to drive a quad, we will start going towards the Alcantara gorges. Will stop on a terrace from which you can admire the spectacular volcanic canyon.

 

The tour go on along paths surrounded by vineyards until to the village of Castiglione di Sicilia, it's a pretty medieval town in the list of the most beautiful villages in Italy. From here, we will ascend from 450 meters a.s.l up to 2000 meters a.s.l. driving thorugh forests, lava fields and many different landscapes. Before reaching one of the biggest lava flows of mount Etna, we will stop for the exploration of a volcanic cave. Then passing by a massive lava flow we will enjoy of some beautiful panoramic sea views.

 

Before to get back, we will see how the power of lava destroy everything along its flowing visiting the rests of a big hotel. We will take the back trail along the forest to meet one of the oldest tree of Etna.

 

START POINT

ALCANTARA GORGES

WHO CAN DRIVE A QUAD BIKE?

To drive a quad bike it's enough the standard driver licence used in all part of the world. The minors aged with driver license can't carry passangers.

 

A quad can carry 2 people, the price is refers to the rental of a quad for 2 people.

WHAT IS INCLUDED

  • Rental of a quad for two people

  • Helmet + Hygienic cap

  • Insurance

  • Fuel

  • Lead guide

 
 
 

HOW TO REACH US WITH PUBLIC TRANSPORT

BUS FROM TAORMINA TO ALCANTARA GORGES

The bus service from Taormina to the Alcantara Gorges leaves every morning from the Taormina bus station in Piazza Luigi Pirandello. Our start point is located inside the parking area of the Alcantara park

From Taormina to Alcantara Gorges (Bus)

(Look timetables on the web-site / Price 5,10 € go and back)

From Alcantara Gorges to Taormina (Bus)

(Look timetables on the web-site)

FROM CATANIA, MESSINA TO ALCANTARA GORGES

If you are in Catania or Messina or other locations, you have to reach the Giardini-Taormina station by train, and then take the bus to the Alcantara gorges. Our start point is located inside the parking area of the Alcantara park

Catania or Messina Central Station to Taormina/Giardini (Train)

(Look timetables on the web-site)

Taormina/Giardini Station to Alcantara Gorges (Bus)

(Look timetables on the web-site / Price 4,20 € go and back)

 

PRICES & DETAILS

Quad Bike tour of 5-hours Etna Alcantara

Price 150,00 € 

Price per quad; Deposit of 17,00 € Online | The rest of 133,00 € on place; It Includes guide, quad bike for 2 persons, helmet+hygienic cap, insurence, fuel

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