An unforgettable hike on Etna Mountain! The lights of sunset upon the highest active volcano in Europe, a tasting of typical products of Etna, ancient craters and new lava flows.This Etna tour departing from Taormina includes an itinerary to discover the lunar landscapes and luxuriant woods of Etna Park, houses surrounded by lava, breath-taking views and volcanic caves to be safely explored.During this spring/summer excursion on Etna Mountain you will be constantly escorted by our hiking guides who will fascinate you by telling the mysterious volcanic phenomena of Etna, in an incomparable atmosphere created by the sunset light.
Programme of this afternoon hike on Etna Mountain • Pick up and drop off: Piazzale Funivia Mazzarò in front of Blue Diving Center • During this excursion on Etna volcano we will have a short break in a Laboratory where they produce honey, to taste the local typical food of Etna territory such as oil and wine. • You will observe the different lava edges of the ancient lava flows (eruptions of 1991/1993) by climbing on the slopes of Etna Volcano. • A pleasant walk along Etna trails to discover ancient and new craters, by observing the Ionian coastline from above. • You will then explore an amazing lava flowing cave. (We will supply you with the safety helmets and flashlights). • Guided tour of the “Valle del Bove”, ancient volcanic caldera.