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Etna Experience Excursions

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Address: Piazza Federico di Svevia 32, 95121 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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+39 349 305 3021
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09:30 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 20:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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We are in love with the volcano Etna! But, differently, we offer excursions...

We are in love with the volcano Etna! But, differently, we offer excursions more informal and engaging with outstanding itineraries.Our guides, professional and adept, will lead you to the discovery of the volcanological and ethnographic aspects of Etna, as well as its flora and fauna. A picnic of Sicilian flavors for a festive break accompanied by good local wine will also enable you to remember this day not just as a simple excursion but also as an experience brightened by colors and emotions. The collected feedback from all the B&Bs and Hotels have left us able to individualize suggestions, itineraries and qualified people able to transform the excursions around the volcano into an authentic experience.

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Excellent trip

Etna tours were well organised and fun. Marco was very knowledgeable and helpful. They had lots of equipment to borrow that was in good condition. The views were beautiful. The... read more

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Manchester
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Manchester
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Etna tours were well organised and fun. Marco was very knowledgeable and helpful. They had lots of equipment to borrow that was in good condition. The views were beautiful. The lunch was delicious and I made friends with some lovely people. Money and time well spent!

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Island of Malta, Malta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our family group of 4 booked the Morning Experience. Our guide for the day, Salvo, picked us up punctually and then picked up another two couples and drove us all up the south side of Mount Etna. Salvo is very knowledgeable and held our attention with his explanations about the history and current reality of this great volcano. Then came... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you get a chance to do this I would highly recommend it. My wife and I love walking but had no experience at walking in the snow with snow shoes. The guide was extremely friendly, very passionate and knowledgeable about Mt Etna If you want to do something that different from the regular tourist i.e.(bus tour, get off take... More 

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Beirut, Lebanon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A splendid full day spent exploring Mount Etna's active volcano and all its eruptions throughout the years. Comprehensive, informative and fun, this tour simply gives you the best of Etna in 1 day. Our Guide was a professional geologist with extensive knowledge of Volcanoes. Also with mentioning is the delicious typical Sicilian lunch offered on the tour. We certainly would... More 

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Gudja, Malta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was a massive day. We had an excellent explanation of the volcanic formations and morphology of Etna, a nice trek to an area of inactive craters with very detailed explanations of the morphology of the area, including some fun sliding in the snow :) The day continued with an excellent session of wine-tasting, and olive-oil and food sampling at... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend booked the tour online and the company were very responsive and helpful. We wanted to do the tour on a Friday, the company said there wasn't one booked, however they would organise one just to meet our needs. Marco met us at our accommodation and took us to the starting point of our very snowy walk! We were... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 4 days in total in Catania. We decided to spend the last day exploring the Etna Mount. Definitely a great idea. We booked the day before, the team is well organized, kind and comprehensive. We had Luca as guide, he was fantastic. Full of information, super social, extremely caring about his tourists and genuinely in love with his... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from a tour with Paolo. What a fantastic way to spend the day! Extremely knowledgeable, friendly, and absolutely made the trip worth it! My wife and I were hesitant to book with a tourist site, but Paulo made the experience extremely personable and absolutely enjoyable. If you only have one day to spend in Sicily, I would spend... More 

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Dear Alan, thank you for sharing your experience with us. It is always a pleasure for us to know that our customers have lived a pleasant experience on Mount Etna thanks to our excursions and our knowledgeable naturalistic guides, like Paolo. Thank you for choosing us! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The tour was an amazing experience! My boyfriend and I were thrilled at the views and what beauty Etna has. We enjoyed snow shoeing and the winery so much. I would recommend this to anyone. *just remember to wear boots, we didn't have any and it was a little cold with tennis shoes in the snow shoes and snow.

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Poznan, Polonia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

The guide Alessandro took us to some of the Etna's craters, trekking through snow on a wonderful day. He is very knowledgeable and has passion for his job, and is an infinite source of information. I'm sure if you ask him to name all volcanoes between 40' and 45' latitude north of the Earth, he would know :P Totally worth... More 

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