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Depart to Mount, the highest active volcano in Europe. Passing through the charming little villages of Santa Venerina and Zafferana Etnea, reach Rifugio Sapienza at a height of 2000 metres. Upon arrival, visit the area of Crateri Silvestri (about 2,00 mtrs or 6.000 ft) and see the effects of recent eruptions. Time at leisure. From Rifugio Sapienza you can join an organized excursion (over two hours) to the top. The more adventurous can further take a 4X4 drive to reach the summit at 2,900 meters where Alpine guides escort people on foot to interesting areas. Continue to Catania, Sicily’s second largest city. The town is known for its original baroque style and for its streets built with black lava that nearly devastated the city in the 17th century. Walking tour through Via Etnea, the Baroque street "Via Crociferi", the Piazza Duomo with the Cathedral and the "Liotru" statue, symbol of the city, the Roman Amphitheatre, the Opera House , the University, and the noble Palace of Biscari. Return to Taormina.

Travel Dates: Every day from Jan 01, 2019 to Dec 31, 2019

Depart from: Taormina
Arrive to: Taormina
Duration: Full Day (8 hours approx.)
Meeting point: At your Hotel

Price includes:
  • Car or minivan with driver with English Speaking Driver

Price does not Include:
  • Entrance fees
  • local guides
  • lunch

Optional Supplements :
  • Local Guides for all sites and museums
  • Admission Fees all sites and museums
  • Upgrading Mt Etna quote 3.000 mtrs

  • Mt Etna, quote 2000 mtrs
  • The Cathedral of Catania and the “Liotru”
  • The Baroque of “Via Crociferi”
  • The Roman Amphitheatre
  • Via Etnea and its baroque buildings

Notes: The excursion will not take place in case of adverse weather condition.

Rates (without Local Guide)per personper service
Car (1/2 Persons)-$747
Minivan (3/7 Persons)-$811
Supl. Upgrading quote 3000 mtrs (Cableway + jeep + alpine )$139-
Supl. Tour Escort Half Day (Catania only)-$384
Supl. Lunch in a local restaurant (beverages not included)$64
Pricing and Availability is subject to change without prior notice.
Conditions for Private Excursions

  • Taxes
  • The services expressly indicated in the tour program

  • Entrance fees (if not mentioned in the program)
  • Meals and drinks in all full day excursions, if not mentioned in the program
  • Everything that is not clearly specified