Excursion on the Mount Etna, between nature and flavours, from Catania Syracuse or Taormina

6 h
Day Trips & Excursions
difficulty Easy
Wheelchair Not Accessible
Pick up included

Excursion on the Mount Etna, between nature and flavours, from Catania Syracuse or Taormina

Visit the astonishing Etna volcano and discover the amazing sights along the way. Our tour of Etna nature and flavors will show you the true beauty of this destination. You will get to see the craters of Etna, the panoramas, the lava flows, an organic farm and many more.

Depart from Catania, Syracuse or Taormina for a excursion between nature and flavours
Spectacular experience on the famous Etna volcano
Discover the nature and flavors of Etna with our exciting tour
Admire the astonishing sights from the heights of Etna
Visit the Zafferana organic farm and sample their products

Start your adventure in Sicily with its most imposing and impressive feature, the legendary Etna volcano, a place that has created myths and stories for thousands of years.

Explore the landscapes and legends of Etna

The majestic mountain of Mount Etna has many wondrous things to share with the world and this exclusive Italy experience is the perfect way to discover the secrets of Etna. The Etna Nature and Flavors Tour is the perfect activity from Catania, Taormina or Syracuse, offering an unforgettable adventure among the clouds.
You will be picked up from your hotel and transferred to the Rifugio Sapienza at almost 2000 meters up the volcano, stopping along the way to admire the stunning panoramas from Etna.

Admire the stunning panoramas and sights of the Etna volcano

You will get the chance to learn about the history of Etna, the legends and the facts that make it such a famous place. You will discover the places of the last eruptions and the old Silvestri Craters. The Etna nature and flavors tour continues with two options. You can continue on foot and do some trekking along the charming nature paths along the volcano, up to 2000 meters and admire the splendid sights.
You can also take the cable car from Rifugio Sapienza up to 2500 meters, from where you continue with 4x4 off-road jeeps that will take you to Torre del Filosofo at 2900 meters. There, together with some English or Italian speaking guides, you will discover more of this amazing place.The whole panorama of Etna opens up from there, down to the shores of the sea.

Learn more about the nature and history of Etna

On the top of Etna, its true magnificence is revealed and you will be able to visit the craters and the historical lava flows, guided by expert alpinists. The tour of Etna continues with the descent back to 2000 meters, where you will visit a mysterious lava cave with torches and helmets.
The impressive Etna experience also includes a visit of the famous Zafferana farm, where you have the opportunity to sample the delicious organic products, including honey, wine or oil. Explore the nature and flavors of Etna with this amazing tour in Sicily, insuring one of the vibrant adventures.

  • Natural Park of Mount Etna
  • Zafferana Etnea
  • Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel
  • Multilingual tour-escort
  • Trekking shoes (upon request)
  • Kit to visit the cave
  • Tasting of typical food
  • Cable car up to 2500 meters (30 €, optional)
  • Cable car + 4x4 jeep + guide (Italian or English Speaking) up to 3000 meters (62 €, optional)
  • Tips (optional)
Meeting point: 

Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.


This tour departs from the following places and hours. Please make sure to select the starting time that corresponds to your departure point. 

  • 8.30 - Catania
  • 8.45 - Syracuse
  • 9.00 - Taormina

We recommend comfortable clothing and shoes, suitable for an outdoor excursion. Also, bring a bottle of water.
Once arrived at the "Rifugio Sapienza" you can choose to continue to trekking up to 2000 meters, accompanied by our guide, or you can purchase the "Etna high-altitude" (optional), through which you will arrive to a height of 2,504 meters (30 € per person), or with a special 4x4 jeep you can reach the "Tower of the Philosopher" at an altitude of 3000 meters (62 € per person).

Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability. Once your booking is confirmed we will email you a voucher. This is your ticket and proof of purchase.