In the morning ( 9 a.m.) meeting in the main square of Trecastagni
departure for Nicolosi (15 min about) and visit to the Volcanic museum: an interested film of the latest eruptions will be running.
From Nicolosi to Piazzale funivia along the main road you will look up to the ancient and last lava fows, and The great number of lava cones that stand out on the volcano sides (Monti Rossi, Monte Fusara, Monti Gemmellaro, Monte Sina, Monte Vetore). Once get Piazzale funivia an excursion at peak-top Silvestri craters will be done where is possible having a little stroll at the top of this extinguished crater. From here you will reach 2500 m altitude by cable.
Before coming back, a leisure break to rifugio sapienza 1200 m altitude for a slowly tasting of local products.
2° tour Picnic included for group of 16/45.
In the morning (9 a.m.) from the main square of Trecastagni
During the excursion you will have the chance to join the Valle del Bove and some historical eruptions that have marked and changed the local landscape with its flora and fauna and the cultural resource.
All transports from to B&B are included.
The guide or the interpreter is not included.
The picnic consists in a sandwich, a can, fruit, sweet.
The excursions to the summit zone of Mt. Etna consist of one of the most interesting destinations for tourists who visit Sicily. The excursion service to the craters enters into activity at the end of the winter season, and extends through the period between March and November.
Using the modern installations of the cable-cars on the slopes of Southern Mt. Etna, in only 15 minutes it is possible to reach the height of 2,504 meters. Following the ascent to 581 m., the second part of the excursions begins. The service is carried out with special off-road vehicles driven by expert conductors who calmly drive up even the most difficult paths, reaching in only 20 minutes, the height of 2,900 m. above sea level.
Here, one finds themselves in front of an incomparable panorama suspended over the sea, from where it is possible to admire the majestic central crater and the historic lava flows which characterize the landscape of Mt. Etna.
Here, the tourist guides of Mt. Etna are available to assist and take you to the places where the volcanic activity flourishes, completely respecting the express normatives issued by the authorities which protect the zone
skipass and cableway in the Etna mountain.