Day Trips & Excursions in Messina

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This day-trip will start from Messina where our guides will welcome you and will continue then towards Mt Etna where you will stop at the Crateri Silvestri for almost two hours. After this stop you will be taken to taste different local wine and typical Sicilian products in a winery situated in the middle of Etna Park.  Here you will have the opportunity to observe the wine production and to learn the secrets of its creation.  Our experience will end in Messina with a short stop in the panoramic point of the city.
To discover Sicily is not so easy as it seems: you need to be prepared emotionally and psychologically to understand the huge amount of art, culture, history, traditions, myths, architecture, flavours and essences. The bright blue of the sky mixed up with the clearness of the seas and with scent of the citrus trees in the spring have always made of this ancient land an open air painting. During this tour you will be able to admire the richness of one of the most important heritage of Sicily: Mt Etna – with its impressive size, astonishing views above the sea and above the villages situated at its base.The information received by our guide during the way till Crateri Silvestri – where we will stop - will be useful to understand better the lunar landscape that you will admire once arrived there. The time at your disposal will give you the chance to visit the area peacefully, absorbing images which will make your memories indelible.After this break we will continue our tour towards a famous winery – where we will have a relaxed moment while you will taste local wines and typical products immersed in the natural beauty of the volcano Etna. With your heart full of unique emotions and experiences we will make our way towards Messina, with a short stop in the panoramic point of the city from where you will be able to see the main points of the historical centre; Our guide will guide leave you at the departure point wishing you the will to return and visit our magical Sicily in the future.

What’s included

  • Local taxes
  • Food tasting
  • Wine tasting
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan

What’s not included

  • Entrance fees
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Lunch