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Etna Escursioni

95030 Mascalucia, Sicily, Italy
+39 340 578 0924
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Tired of working in mass consumption tourism industry, we decided to go for a niche, walking tours, excursions, tours in jeeps and hoking on Etna volcano. Instead of touring people to places where everybody goes, we dediced to do the contrary: small areas, off the beaten track, real local life, good walks, good food and wine....
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2 weeks ago
“walking tour of Etna”
3 weeks ago
“Greatest Etna tour you can get”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
95030 Mascalucia, Sicily, Italy
+39 340 578 0924
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

picked up at 8:30 by our guide Marco, from the hotel, and taken on a long and comprehensive tour of an Etna lava field, including many details of how/when the eruptions happened, the physics of the lava caves, and completed by a walk through a...More

Thank mark b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just finished the greatest Etna tour you can get. First we get picked up at our Hotel from our nice guide Lanfranco. We visited the etna and get provided with all the stuff that tourists, like we, not mention (Jacket, hats, sunglasses). Lanfranco explained...More

1  Thank Vain I
Reviewed 6 May 2017

The guide, Lanfranco, picked us at our B&B and took us on a grand tour of Mount Etna in his Land Rover. Using a Land Rover, he could use shortcuts and take us to places impossible for other guides. He is unusually well informed about...More

1  Thank John F
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Wonderful trekking with Marco, our magnificent guide who led us on Etna slopes above Bove Valley in complete safety. On coming home he led us in a cave to explore an unbelievable path inside the Etna terrain. Five stars trekking. Highly recommended.

Thank dariom734
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This was one of the top highlights of our week in Sicily. Ernesto, our laconically cool guide, picked us up from our hotel in a gorgeous classic Land Rover. From there we made a stop in a village for supplies, water and sandwiches essentially. Here's...More

Thank Abbeyjackson
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Marco, our guide picked us up from the B&B. he is very experienced and knowledgeable about the volcano. He has gear in his car for all of us. Took us hiking off the usual paths. He speaks English very well and is a fun guy....More

Thank AncaPascu
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Great trip. Quite difficult terrain as there was still snow on some of the paths and coming back down was tricky on some areas of lava sand. Good, knowledgeable guide who was very conscientious about safety. Small group of 7 . My husband and I...More

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Thank Linda R
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We had an amazing time hiking on Etna with them. The guides speak very good English and they teach you everything about the region, how the craters were formed and why it is a very active volcano area. The view of vale del bove is...More

1  Thank Mauricio M
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Ernesto picked us up - on time- from our B&B in Catania- with a wide smile and a warm welcome to his Land-rover. From that moment on, throughout the day, things got better all the time. his knowledge of nature, history, local folklore and more...More

Thank DR240153
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Ernesto is a great guide - he knows, and loves, Etna - and it shows. He imparts his knowledge of Mt. Etna in a very pleasing manner - including the many types of plants and trees growing on the mountain. We thoroughly enjoyed our day...More

1  Thank Safedinn
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Olga K
How to join a group day trek to the summit late September. Approximate trekking distance and from what altitude.
9 July 2015|
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Response from Ernesto M | Property representative |
Hi Olga, Thank you for your e-mail. Find here below further information about our services. We reach the altitude of 2.000 mt above sea level. From there, we will start our walk for a duration of approximately 4/5 hours to... More
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Olga K
How far is it to walk from the top of the cable car to the summit? What altitude will you be walking from? What is the estimated walking time?
9 July 2015|
Response from Olga K |
I want to join a group day trek to the summit of Mt Etna late September. Can I start from the top of the cable car? What is the altitude there? The approximate walking distance?