Alcantara in MTB from Catania

Day Trips & Excursions in Italy

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The tour, mainly developed on lowland, is fully immersed in the crops of citrus and typical fruits of the Alcantara valley.
The tour, mainly developed on lowland, is fully immersed in the crops of citrus and typical fruits of the Alcantara valley.After the departure from Calatabiano, you will have the opportunity to see the famous “Gurne” of Alcantara, which are a group of 16 lakes formed on basalt riverbed of a rounded shape, falling one on the other with some beautiful little waterfalls. The width of the lakes goes from 5 to 30 meters of diameter, and their depth from 5 to 10 meters.During the ride, it will also be possible to admire the ruins of Francavilla Castle.Possible trails • Etna Alto Montano: • Difficulty: Medium • Total distance: 27.82 km • Difference in height uphill: 710 m • Difference in height downhill: 710 m • Duration: about 3.40  • 2001 Lava Flow • Difficulty: Easy • Total distance: 8.76 km • Difference in height uphill: 394 m • Difference in height downhill: 394 m • Duration: about 1.40 h • Ruote di Carretto • Difficulty: Easy • Total distance: 17.02 km • Difference in height uphill: 282 m • Difference in height downhill: 282 m • Duration: about 2 h

What’s included

  • Transfer (Return)
  • Qualified Mountain bike guide
  • Bike and helmet rental

What’s not included

  • All that is not specified under “the cost includes
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