9 hours (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Offered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds
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Marvel over the geological wonders of Mount Etna, then visit the elegant resort town of Taormina on this action-packed full-day tour from Catania. Soak up the dramatic scenery of Europe’s highest active volcano as you visit the hilltop resort of Rifugio Sapienza; ride the cable car to the 9,514-foot (2,900-meter) peak of Mount Etna (optional) and explore a natural lava cave. After exploring the lava cave, have a delicious tasting of the local products such as honey, oil and wine. On the way to Taormina, you will stop and see the beautiful "Isola Bella” from above. Then spend the afternoon enjoying your free time in Taormina, among medieval churches, ancient Greek theater, and lively shopping district.
- Full-day tour of Mount Etna and Taormina from Catania
- Ride the cable car up the active volcano of Mount Etna (own expense)
- Venture underground to explore a natural lava cave
- Visit the historic monuments of mountainside Taormina
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Shuttle bus (return)
The kit for visiting the Cave
Trekking shoes (on request)
INFANT price - Baby seat and baby carrier included
cableway + 4x4 minibus + alpinist guide to reach 3000m € 67.00 (to pay on the spot) This is optional
Authorized tourist guide in Taormina (on request)
All that is not specified under “the cost includes
Departure & Return
Departure PointTraveler pickup is offered
Hotels, B&B, port, bus and train stations in Catania
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Near public transportation
- Infant seats available
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
- OPERATED BY EtnaTribe
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
Learn more about cancellations.
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
How can I let you know where to pick me up?
A:We offer pick ups from hotels in Catania, so let us know where you are staying in the 'Special Requirements' box in the Traveler Details section during checkout. Or you can let us know after booking by visiting 'Manage my Booking' and emailing us there.
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Mt. Etna and Taormina village full day tour from Catania?
A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
What is the policy on sanitization during Mt. Etna and Taormina village full day tour from Catania?
A:The policies on sanitization are:
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
What is the social distancing policy during Mt. Etna and Taormina village full day tour from Catania?
A:The policy on social distancing is:
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
- "Wear a hoodie or bring a scarf to protect Your ears, is my advice." See review
- "We explored a lava tube, explored mount Etna (cable car and bus to top significantly extra (65euro pp) but very worth it- bring a jacket!" See review
- "in summer time it is not easy especially because you visit taormina in the middle of the day and the heat can be exhausting." See review
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