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Etna Morning Trip

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Overview
Amazing excursion giving you the chance to discover different aspects of the highest volcano in Europe. Live your dream with trekking, lava flow cave exploration and breathtaking landscapes.
Highlights
  • View Europe’s tallest active volcano up close on a hiking tour of Mt. Etna
  • Explore the inner crater and a lava cave with a headlamp
  • Learn about Mt. Etna’s geological history from a multilingual guide
  • Enjoy hassle-free pickup from your Catania hotel
What to Expect
Your tour begins with pickup from your Catania hotel. You’ll travel by air-conditioned van to Mt. Etna and then set off on a family-friendly hiking trail perfect for all abilities. Listen to your guide tell stories about how powerful geological forces created the tallest active volcano in Europe while pointing out old and new lava flows. After exploring the inner crater and taking a short break, you’ll put on a helmet and headlamp to explore the darkened inner chambers of a lava cave. On the return hike, you’ll enjoy lovely panoramas of the lava formations in the Valle del Bove. The tour concludes with drop-off back at your Catania hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Nafè, Piazza Papa Giovanni XXIII, 6, 95129 Catania CT, Italy

Traveler pickup is offered
Pick-up times can be between 8:20 and 9:00am.

In case of accommodations in ZTL areas we will give a meeting point reachable by walking 5 minutes

Ports
Catania's port
Departure Time
9:00 AM
Duration
6h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Driver/guide
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (in Catania except ZTL areas)
  • Transport by A/C minivan/jeep/minibus
  • Rental shoes service upon request
  • Entry/Admission - Monte Etna
  • Entry/Admission - Etna Est
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We booked the Etna half day trip with MSC excursions. Mr. Aldo enchanted us all the way to Etna with his encyclopedic knowledge and his sense of humor. The road to Etna is awesome with 22 tunnels and bridges which took 8 years to build. We stopped at Zafferana Etnea to admire
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We took a morning Etna tour and were picked up righ from our B&B after receiving confirmation via e-mail. The group wasn't too big and the tour was just right in terms of sights and knowledge. We were even offered some free trekking shoes. Totally recommended!
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Daniela, our guide, was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. The trip covered different aspects which made it interesting and the climbs were manageable and well worth it for the outstanding views, even though we weren't at the very top. Would recommend this trip.
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Daniel our guide was very thorough, explained everything perfectly, I would definitely recommend this to anyone!
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Very profesional guided tour but above all very exciting and interesting experience. Out guide, is very experienced and friendly local host and we had a great time with him😀. If you don’t take this tour, you’ll miss something special in Sicily. Zeljka
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Key Details
  • Monte Etna Etna Est
  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: French, Italian, Spanish
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