Etna private day tour from Taormina
Excursions & day trips

Etna private day tour from Taormina

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , German
Availability: Every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Discover Europe's most active volcano with an expert mountain guide
  • Explore the Crateri Silvestri and see the impressive lava flows from the early 2000's
  • Admire at the natural beauty and the view all around you
What to expect

Experience Europe's most active volcano with an expert mountain guide: visit the Crateri Silvestri, the two volcanic craters that date back to 1892, and walk around their fascinating inactive caldera while you witness the lava flows of 2001 and 2002.

You'll depart from Taormina with a private van, a driver and your private tour guide. Once you reach Rifugio Giovanni Sapienza you'll start your hike and you'll head to the Silvestri Craters. The hike will last about two hours, during which your tour guide will be happy to show you all the most important sites and stunning views from the volcano.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Private tour of Etna
    • Return transfer from Taormina
    What's not included
    • Food and drinks
    Where

    Corso Umberto, 1, 98039 Taormina ME, Italy

    Meeting point:
    Meet your guide is just next to the big ancient arch of Porta Messina.
    What to remember
    • The excursion is easy and suitable for everyone
    • The private transfer will take about one hour each way
    • It is recommended you wear hiking boots or comfortable hiking shoes
    • Please bring a bottle of water and sunscreen, especially if you book this tour in summer
    • Please note this activity always depends on weather conditions
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    When
    • Every day at 8.00am, 9.00am, 2.00pm, 3.00pm
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    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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