Private Excursion on the Mount Etna from Taormina, with wine tasting

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

Private Excursion on the Mount Etna from Taormina, with wine tasting

Explore the wonderful world of Mount Etna with this special Italy experience. Visit the most interesting sights of the Etna volcano and learn about its past eruptions, admiring the stunning panoramas from above. Sample the delicious wine produced on the slopes of Etna.

Discover the wonders of Mount Etna departing from Catania or Taormina
Unique activity in Sicily to explore the attractions of Etna
Reach the top of Etna and visit the fascinating craters and lava flows
Learn about the history of Etna and the past eruptions
Sample the most delicious wine in a famous winery on Etna

Get ready for an unbelievable adventure that will take you towards the heights of Mount Etna, uncovering its secrets and legends. Treat yourself with a Private Tour 

Discover the attractions of Mount Etna and learn about its history

The Private tour of Etna and its wine will let you admire the unique sights and panoramas of Mount Etna and provide one of the most unforgettable Sicily experience ever. The activity in Sicily will start with a transfer from your hotel to the Rifugio Sapienza, located at almost 2000 meters up the old volcano.
Along the way, you will find out interesting facts about the history of Etna and past eruptions, but also stop to admire the raw beauty of the unique landscapes. From Rifugio Sapienza, you will have two options to continue the amazing experience.

Visit the fascinating craters of Mount Etna and admire the panoramas

First of all, the private tour of Etna can continue with a trekking trip along one of the charming nature paths of the beautiful “Parco dell’Etna”, exploring the stunning sights and learning more about the nature of the Etna volcano.
The second alternative would be to take the cable car and ascend to 2500 meters, from where the 4x4 minibuses will take you to the amazing height of 2900 meters, from where the entire panorama of Mount Etna will take your breath away. During this exclusive tour of Etna, you will get to visit the craters of the volcano, as well as the historical lava flows.

Sample the wine of a famous Etna winery

You will return to the Rifugio Sapienza and continue the fascinating Etna experience by visiting a lava cave using torches and helmets, discovering the mysterious world within. The Etna journey continues with a visit of a famous winery located on the volcano, where you will get the chance to taste the delicious Etna wine.
You will sample four of the local wines, a sparkling wine, but also the traditional products of the area, including cold cuts, cheese, olive oil and others. The tour of Etna and its wine will allow you to experience the best that this destination has to offer, amazing panoramas and fascinating places.

  • Natural Park of Mount Etna
  • Typical wine estate
  • Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel
  • Multilingual tour-escort
  • Trekking shoes (upon request)
  • Kit to visit the cave
  • Visit of the wine cellars
  • Tasting of typical food
  • Cable car up to 2500 meters (30 €, optional)
  • Cable car + 4x4 jeep + guide, 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.


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).
The tasting includes a glass of sparkling wine, 4 glasses of wine, a platter of cold cuts and cheeses, pates and oils of local production.

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.