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Gruppo Guide Alpine Etna Sud - Day Excursions

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Fantastic experience not to be missed

As others have said in their reviews, you catch a cable car part way, then a 4x4 bus, then walk... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Krissy D
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Excellent tour

great service from beginning to end .they looked after us all the way.kitted out with nice... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As others have said in their reviews, you catch a cable car part way, then a 4x4 bus, then walk from 2900m. You see an amazing lava landscape on the way to the base of the crater, then up the slope on a fairly easy...More

1  Thank Krissy D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great service from beginning to end .they looked after us all the way.kitted out with nice comfortable boot. hat. sticks. free socks.and a certificate at the end. we took the summit tour 5/6 hours very hard up and coming down. i am just an average...More

1  Thank alan p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First off I'd like to say this costs 85 euros, we couldn't find this information on the website anywhere!! For this you get a cable car ticket, a bus ride to within a height of 400m to the summit you climb the rest. They also...More

3  Thank Henry L
Reviewed 19 August 2018

The experience overall was nice but they need to be better organized. First, everybody is going in the cable car but no instruction is given. We do not know if we can enter into the cabins or if we have to wait for people who...More

1  Thank nancylabrecque73
Gruppo Guide Al... E, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Gruppo Guide Alpine Etna Sud - Day Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Dear nancylabrecque73 We have read the review with interest and attention. But, we are Gruppo Guide Alpine Etna Sud while you were a guest of the Etna cableway.... ( Funivia dell' Etna) We will be happy to take a trip with OUR GUIDES. Thanks and...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018

We went to Etna Sud to scout out the tour companies. I wanted to go to the central crater and only this companies the tour to the crater and back, a 5.5 jour experience as oppose to 8 hours for the other company we could...More

3  Thank DrNefarious
Reviewed 12 August 2018

I'll never see 49 again and I was really worried whether I would be fit enough to do the hike, but I am so glad I did. We were a party of 2 middle aged persons and a 13 year old and were accompanied by...More

1  Thank swampduck
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately the weather was bad at the top and not possible to reach the top. The guide offert another Tour around Etna. The best trekking ever. What spectaculaire surroundings. The guide told us a lot about the vulcano, the history and how to walk safely....More

1  Thank annezibrandtsen
Reviewed 4 June 2018

There can be no more compelling reason to visit Etna than to go to the top and this tour does exactly that. It was a perfectly clear day, puff clouds, unlimited visibility. The tour is safe and moves at a comfortable pace on well worn...More

1  Thank HvPssptWilTrvl
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Don't hesitate to do the full Etna tour with Gruppo Guide Alpine Etna Sud. These guys are safe, experienced and amazing. Our guide Peppe was awesome and did the tour in both English, which was flawless and Italian. He answered every question. Take some food...More

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Strongly recommend it! Although the weather wasn't really very welcoming and we lacked in visibility, we had a great guide - Nino - who managed to show us some impressive craters, hot spots inside the mountain and an amazing view of the valley and the...More

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Just a few weeks..... the on-line booking system will be active. Now, we will see you in the - Piazzale Rifugio Sapienza - Cottage of the Guides Etna Nord - every morning before 09:00. No reservation is required, hello... More
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