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Mount Etna Day Tour from Taormina

  • When does it run?

    Monday and Friday

  • Start time

    Anytime between 7:30am to 8.45am

  • Duration

    6 hours 

Inclusions
  • Professional guide

Key Highlights

  • Enjoy leisure time on the slopes of Mount Etna on this day trip from Taormina
  • Hike up to 2000m on Mount Etna and see the extinct Silvestri Craters
  • See unique vegetation and learn all about it from your guide
  • Both printed and smartphone voucher accepted

Overview

Departure from Taormina to Mount Etna, the highest active volcano in Europe.

During the ascent, different kinds of vegetation can be seen: flowering, fertile citrus groves, vineyards, fruit trees and orchards, chestnut woods, beech woods, spread right up to the highest point. Then it is almost desert-like, where juniper bushes and astragalus sometimes grow over the lava. Visit the extinct Silvestri Craters at 2000m. Return towards Taormina.

About the Supplier: Sicily Excursions has been around since 1984 and offers in-depth and well-organized tours in Sicily and its surroundings.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Monday and Friday

  • Duration

    6 hours 

  • Start time

    Anytime between 7:30am to 8.45am

  • Meeting Point

    There are multiple departure points. Refer to the 'Please Note' section for the list.

  • Ending Point

    Same as the start point 

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Professional guide
  • Food and drinks

Please note

Voucher information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other devices. (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

Make your way to the closest departure point from your accommodation - Byzantine Tombs (Taormina), Cable car (Funivia) - Mazzarò - National Road, Gallodoro (after the tunnel) - Letojanni National Road, Hotel Antares (National Road) - Letojanni, Hotel Baia Taormina (S. Alessio Siculo), Hotel Bay Palace (Mazzarò), Hotel Caesar Palace, Hotel Caparena (Mazzeo), Hotel Capo dei Greci (S. Alessio Siculo), Hotel Capotaormina (Mazzarò), Hotel Corallo (National Road), Hotel delle Palme (Letojanni), Hotel La Plage (Mazzarò), Hotel Orpheus (Giardini Naxos), Hotel Sporting Baia (Giardini Naxos), Info Point (Giardini Naxos Harbour) - in front of restaurant Angelina, Kiosk Bar (Eli Hotel) - S. Alessio Siculo, Marble Shop (SS114 - National road) - Letojanni, Porta Messina (Taormina), Q8 Petrol Station (S. Giovanni - Giardini Naxos), Recanati (Bus Terminal) - Interbus, S. Giovanni Church (Giardini Naxos), Taormina Hotels (Bus Terminal ) and Train Level Crossing (Letojanni).

Unfortunately, the tour is not suitable for those with mobility problems. 

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