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4WD ETNA EXCURSION
Etna 4WD Tours

 
*** Adventure 
*** Educational value

Typology: 4wd active tour with a geologist/volcanologist
Difficult: EASY
Duration: Half Day - 5 hours (8.30-13.30)
When: all year around
Price
: 75.00 Euro per adult
(Half day Group Tour). 30% discount for children under 10 years
Private Tour on request - rates at the bottom page


Lava fields along the way to the upper Etna slopes during a group Etna 4wd excursion
Yellow etna broom on lava fields along the way to the upper Etna slopes during a group Etna 4wd excursion.


4WD ETNA Excursion - Half Day Itinerary

Schiena Dell'Asino
Driving on the way back

Etna 4wd excursion is an easy exclusive half day 4x4 tour to explore the Mount Etna volcano and if you want see as much as possible during a so short time it's the best option we can offer you.

The excursion will start from your accomodation or from a pick up place.
Our knowledgeable and enthusiastic guides will show the Etna landscapes and wildness, endemic flora and geological features explaining the surrounding fragile environment. Having care of it, we'll take you following off-road itineraries through Etna's lava fields always driving on tracks,  exploring caves, and walking to reach  the "Valle del Bove" Caldera's rim, immense theatre of some major last eruptions.
After the visit of the caldera, VolcanoTrek's guides will drive you up to about 2000 meters, where we will see the effects of the 2002 eruption against the touristic facilities of Piano Provenzana walking across the lava flow to the destroied hotels. On the way back  possibility to have a short and easy trekking (1h long roundtrip walk) to the 1865 eruptive fissure..

 
Cave exit (lava tunnel)

Highlights: Eruptive fracture of 2002 Etna's eruption - vents and lava field | Piano Provenzana area and its destroyed touristic facilities | Valle del Bove" Caldera | Lava tunnel** (volcanic cave)|.

Geological and Nature Highlights:
eruptive fractures, cinder cones, spattern cones, monogenic cones, volcanic bombs, aa lavas, formation of lava flow banks and lava tunnels**.

**Safety helmets and flash light are provided by VolcanoTrek.

 
 
La Valle Del Bove

Timpa Rossa mountain refuge

Highlights: Eruptive fracture of 2002 Etna's eruption - vents and lava field | Piano Provenzana area and its destroyed touristic facilities | Valle del Bove" Caldera | .

Geological and Nature Highlights:
eruptive fractures, cinder cones, spattern cones, monogenic cones, volcanic bombs, aa lavas, formation of lava flow banks.

ADDITIONAL INFO
  • Tour is operated in English. For other languages, please contact us.

  • Participants should wear trekking shoes suitable for rugged terrain or jogging shoes at least, and a wind-proof jacket. A rucksack can be usefull, too.

  • This excursion is graded EASY (for all ages). However, weather conditions apply (strong winds, cold and snow, even in summer).

  • All participants must be in good health (no asthma, no respitory disorders, no heart problems, no blood pressure problems).

  • Period: Excursions are scheduled throughout the entire year

 
RATES

PRIVATE TOURS - RATES for ETNA By 4WD
30% discount for
children under 10 years

           

Number of Persons:

1 2 3 4 5-8
Price per Person FULL DAY

205,00 Euro

145,00 Euro

115,00 Euro

99,00 Euro 89,00 Euro
HALF DAY 175,00 Euro 125,00 Euro 105,00 Euro 95,00 Euro 85,00 Euro
 

GROUP TOURS
(not private
You will be jointed with other persons)
RATES for ETNA By 4WD
30% discount for children under 10 years

 

Duration:

Half Day  Full Day
Price per Person

75,00 Euro

85,00 Euro

 

GROUP RATES and INCENTIVES (more than 8 persons and T.O.)

Request a QUOTATION

 

Price Includes:

  • Tour escorted by a qualified geologist/volcanologist from the VolcanoTrek Team and local tour guide

  • Equipment necessary for cave excursion (safety helmet + electric head light)

  • Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel or at any other location.

  • Food and drinks-Lunch Break(only having a full day tour) with delicius sicilian food and wine (Cerasuolo di Vittoria, Nero d'Avola or Etna). Please let us know your diet (vegetarian..)

  • Complimentary information booklet and CD

  • Full accommodation search assistance

Pricing Policy:

  • 30% discount for children under 10 years

  • Prices are in Euro and are subject to change


PAYMENT and BOOKING Travel Voucher


To book email: info@volcanotrek.com or fill our Booking Form
T: (39) 333 2096604

For every confirmed booking you will be required to print a voucher which is presented at the destination. You will receive a link to your voucher via email once your booking is confirmed.

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