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Cable Car in Mount Etna

Funivia dell'Etna

Funivia dell'Etna runs a cable car from Rifugio Sapienza (1923m) up the mountain to 2500m. Once out of the cable car you can attempt the long walk (3½ to four hours return) up the winding track to the authorised cra…
Agriturismo in Mount Etna

Agriturismo San Marco

Find your way to this welcoming agriturismo (farm-stay) near Rovittello for authentic farmhouse food in a lovely bucolic setting. À la carte offerings are ditched for a set daily menu of soulful, rustic grub that mi…
Food in Mount Etna

Oro d'Etna

On the eastern slopes of Mt Etna, the small town of Zafferana Etnea has a long tradition of apiculture, producing up to 35% of Italy's honey. For a taste, visit Oro d'Etna, where you can try honey made from the blos…
Sicilian in Mount Etna

Antico Orto Dei Limoni

There can be few better ways of rounding off a day in the mountains than with a meal at this delightful Nicolosi restaurant. Occupying a converted wine and oil press, it specialises in tried-and-tested country fare.…