TYPE: 4×4 Tour + medium hiking (2 h – difference in altitude: 300 mt – 984,25 ft)
DURATION (approximate): 7 h – SCHEDULE (approximate): pick-up h 09.00 à drop-off h 16.00
ROUTE: Piano Provenzana, Sommital and active craters, 2002 Volcanic Fracture, Lava cave, Valle del Bove
MAXIMUM ALTITUDE REACHED: 3300 mt – 10826,77 ft – LEVEL: MEDIUM««
SUGGESTED EQUIPMENT : closed and comfortable shoes (better if hiking shoes), jacket, sunscreen.
The excursion starts either from Piano Provenzana where you will witness the unique landscape of the black lava predominating over any other color.
The Unimog 4X4 bus will drop us to the altitude of 3.000 mt from this point we will continue the ascent take a walk accompanied by a Volcanologist Guide that will lead us up to the summit, at an altitude of 3.300 mt to reach and discover one of the four main craters.
From this height you will enjoy an amazing view of Sicily that you will never forget. Our Etna 3.340 tour allows to experience an emotion that we normally watch on TV.
P.N. The tour is subject to craters activity therefore it cannot be guaranteed for safety reasons.
Safety notes: This excursion is not suitable for children under 7 yrs old, pregnant woman, people with heart/breath diseases, conjunctivitis and similar (the area is full of sulphur), people with reduced mobility, people suffering vertigo, anxiety etc.
The guides can stop anyone to continue the tour if what above is not respected.