Mt. Etna Snowshoe Hike with Transport from Catania

Outdoor Activities in Catania

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An incredible and exciting half-day trip on Etna, with the snowshoes. You will have an unforgettable walk among ancient craters of the highest active volcano in Europe and experience the surreal "moonscape" on timeless paths covered with pure white snow.
The half-day adventure starts with the pick-up at your hotel, b&b or accommodation in Catania by air conditioned minivan or jeep.During the way to reach the area where we start the walk, the professional guides staff will tell you the history of the highest active volcano in Europe, from its origins until today, providing many information about nature, animals and curiosities about the most impressive and important eruption activities.We will start wearing  the snowshoes. You will walk on the highest active volcano in Europe, surrounded by an incredible and unique landscape.The trails we will walk on, around ancient craters, are covered with pure snow and if it is a sunny day you can also admire the sea in the distance, there aren't words that can be used to explain the beauty and the magic of this timeless place.Before coming back to the city and to daily life, it is necessary to stop for a break to warm up at a typical bar shelter to taste a cup of tea or sweet hot chocolate.

What’s included

  • Guide
  • Catania hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Hot drink

What’s not included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off outside of Catania
  • Additional food and drinks


  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Romantic experience, perfect for couples