We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Etna Donkey Trekking

Features Animals
Via Giacomo Matteotti 8, 95015 Linguaglossa, Sicily, Italy
+39 349 306 5154
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Best Sicilian experience!!

If you are tired of the usual "Tourist" locations and want to do something unique and memorable... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Dimas B
Highly Recommend

Even if it’s a bit out of your way, I would recommend making the trip to experience this. The tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Danielle S
via mobile
Read all 515 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hour tour”(10 reviews)
“great guide”(10 reviews)
“north side”(7 reviews)
About
Spinti dalla passione per l'Etna, per il suo paesaggio e il suo ambiente naturale, e dall' amore per quel meraviglioso e dimenticato animale che e l'Asino, abbiamo deciso di sviluppare questo progetto seguendo un modello di sviluppo turistico...more
Contact
Via Giacomo Matteotti 8, 95015 Linguaglossa, Sicily, Italy
Website
+39 349 306 5154
Write a ReviewReviews (515)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"hour tour"
in 10 reviews
"great guide"
in 10 reviews
"north side"
in 7 reviews
"close your eyes"
in 4 reviews
"fresh air"
in 4 reviews
"an incredible experience"
in 3 reviews
"animal lovers"
in 3 reviews
"passionate guide"
in 3 reviews
"well taken care"
in 4 reviews
"agatha christie"
in 2 reviews
"bar europa"
in 2 reviews
"relaxing ride"
in 2 reviews
"star rating"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful tour"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful nature"
in 2 reviews
"lovely donkeys"
in 2 reviews
"two young children"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 176 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

If you are tired of the usual "Tourist" locations and want to do something unique and memorable... Then going on a Donkey through the Sicilian countryside on the slopes of the Vulcano Etna is the experience you need. This was our second time going on...More

Thank Dimas B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Even if it’s a bit out of your way, I would recommend making the trip to experience this. The tour guide is so personable and friendly. If I ever find myself in Sicily again I will definitely do this again. I can not say enough...More

Thank Danielle S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

2 adults and 2 children (2 and 5). Very safe trip. Also flexible: kids could ride alone or guide the donkeys. We lost a pullover of one of the kids (entirely our fault). We walked the track again ourselves to recover it. Upon hearing about...More

Thank gibos
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was blown away by Salvo (guide) approach to his guests, Sicilian hospitality at its best. The donkeys are well trained and looked after. Definitely would like to come back and do it again.

1  Thank Tomasz G
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a fantastic experience with the donkeys from Salvo. Salvo is a pleasent Person and takes really care about his 10 donkeys. The 2 hours tour with the donkeys through the nature of the Etna and visit of the old castle of Linguaglossa were...More

1  Thank vheinemann86
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
A TripAdvisor Member
2
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Our kids say: (daughter age 9): You should do this because it teaches you to experience the wild life. This is good because you have lots of fun. Salvo makes an effort to make the experience memorable for you and your family. (Son, age 11):...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Salvo is such a wonderful introduction to Sicily! He was so welcoming and the children loved the donkeys! Salvo obviously loves his animals and takes such wonderful care of them! Thank you for the experience salvo! Let us know when you do your airb&b!

1  Thank leeanngalley
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
A TripAdvisor Member
12
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

This is my first review on trip advisor but wanted to echo all the comments so far.. ! The trip was amazing.. we went as a family of four (including our 8 year old daughter who has special needs & 5 year old son). Salvo...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 April 2018

One of the most memorable holiday experiences we have ever had with Salvo , a character and raconteur who bought his homeland alive with his knowledge, games, kindness and with respect to all his animals. Booking is essential but our emails were answered very promptly...More

1  Thank Allison S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Salvio is the best donkey guide on earth. We had a lot of fun, the donkeys were cute and the little baby rabbit was the cutest. We made a 1h ride through the Linguaglossa's countryside and got much infos about donkeys and nature by Salvio....More

2  Thank DonkeyMonkeys
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 1,215 hotels in Sicily
Villa Neri Resort & Spa
432 reviews
8.50 km away
Il Picciolo Etna Golf Resort & Spa
974 reviews
8.63 km away
Etna Quota Mille
201 reviews
9.22 km away
Mareneve Resort
146 reviews
9.56 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Ai Vecchi Crateri
137 reviews
7.32 km away
Rifugio Ragabo Ristorante Pizzeria
243 reviews
3.48 km away
Sole Neve
135 reviews
7.38 km away
Pizzeria Sciaramanica
234 reviews
7.83 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cantine Patria
17 reviews
7.87 km away
Gambino Winery
600 reviews
7.24 km away
Monte Etna
9,043 reviews
5.72 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Anjali K
30 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from tk246 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the poster above. I don't think the company has anything to "secure" your daughter, but you may be able to utilize some kind of strap. However, you might want to check with the company first, though, to see if... More
0
Votes
;