The experience includes an easy-medium level trekking on one of the most beautiful routes of “Parco dell’ Etna”, where you will discover the colors and natural beauties of Europe's most active volcano, AWAY FROM THE CROWDED TOURIST AREAS. You will enjoy the spectacular lunar landscapes that Etna offers, between ancient and new lava flows, across pine, chestnuts and birch forests. Along the pathway, you will reach the majestic "VALLE DEL BOVE", from where it will be possible to observe the SUMMIT CRATERS and the most recent lava flows. Total roundtrip duration of this segment about 3 hours, difficulty and distance available to change by arrangement with the guide. Afterward, you will explore the depths of the volcano through one of the most interesting LAVA CAVES around Etna. You will walk through a lava tube through which lava once flowed, equipped with helmet and lamp.
Hi there! my name's Giuseppe and I'm a certificate guide member of the Italian Association of Nature and Hiking Guides. I have a degree in Biological Sciences and I've worked for different tour operators since 2011. I love exploring and immersing myself in nature and now, with this Airbnb experience, I would like to share with you my knowledge and passion for Etna, one of the world’s biggest active volcanoes!
Technical equipment (helmet, torch, raincoat, trekking pole)
Mount Etna: it is beautiful not only for its eruptions and for its lava flows, but also for the unique environment surrounding it, rich in sounds, perfumes, and colors. An enchanting landscape protected by a park you cannot miss the opportunity to visit if you are in Sicily.
最多可接待4位参与者，无年龄限制。 We strongly advise those who are not in good health to refrain from attending the excursions, especially those suffering from cardioid or respiratory diseases.
The trek presents an easy-medium level of difficulty, take with you comfortable shoes suitable for hiking and outdoor clothing. The temperature may be lower than in Catania by 10 to 15°C.