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Etna Touring

Nicolosi centro Via Roma n. 1 | Punto di ritrovo e partenza escursioni: Etna Sud, quota 1.900 metri, presso La Cantoniera, 95030 Nicolosi, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 791 8000
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The only way to see Etna!

My boyfriend and I spent a long time looking into how we could reach the summit with and without... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Tara V
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London, United Kingdom
Epic tour between craters

Visiting the Etna until the top is really spectacular. The guides were really great, made sure that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Parmenv
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Bertem, Belgium
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Excursions and trekking on the Etna, the hightest active volcano in Europe, with volcanologic and alpine guides.
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Nicolosi centro Via Roma n. 1 | Punto di ritrovo e partenza escursioni: Etna Sud, quota 1.900 metri, presso La Cantoniera, 95030 Nicolosi, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My boyfriend and I spent a long time looking into how we could reach the summit with and without tours and this is without a doubt the best option out there. We originally wanted to walk to the summit ourselves, but this doesn't now seem...More

1  Thank Tara V
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting the Etna until the top is really spectacular. The guides were really great, made sure that we had decent material (high shoes trousers to prevent that sharp silica cuts into your feet) and warm jackets which are absolutely necessary even on a day of...More

Thank Parmenv
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

That was definitely a highlight in our trip to Sicily! We are expecting a baby, on 4th month, so we obviously weren’t sure that’s a good idea to have a hiking tour. Our plan was to visit 2900m height buy cable car and jeep, but...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Etna touring We are a family of 4 relatively fit persons (not die hard hikers) and signed up for the full tour: funicular to base followed by Jeep ride and a rigorous climb to central crater, across volcanic rock valleys, down steep volcanic ash inclines,...More

Thank traveler2007NYC
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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

We are five women without doing much exercise, but we still made it because of the Guides. The scenery are wonderful. The trip is unforgettable. Worth going but be prepared.

Thank Juliana Y
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EtnaTouring, Proprietario at Etna Touring, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing our services!

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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Rather than go the top of the mountain, we did a hike starting at about 2000 meters altitude to the rim of a huge crater. The scenery was beautiful and the hiking not too challenging. Our guide, Alfredo was spectacular. He shared his deep knowledge...More

Thank Larry F
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EtnaTouring, Proprietario at Etna Touring, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

It was a pleasure to meet you thanks for everything!

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Reviewed 5 April 2018

Quite a trip and an excellent review. Its a beautiful drive up to the base where the gondolas are. From the top of the gondolas we took the jeep up to the top and had an awesome tour guide who explained the history and temperament...More

Thank patentpubs
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EtnaTouring, Proprietario at Etna Touring, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your compliments!

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Reviewed 4 December 2017

I had the pleasure to trek with "Etna Touring" this October, and I can only recommend them further! When we first got to the meeting point, I regretted not listening to my mom and thus not bringing along enough warm clothes. Because, let's not forget,...More

2  Thank nadiabarlo
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EtnaTouring, Proprietario at Etna Touring, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Simply thanks!

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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Upsides: very good organization, equipment included, multilingual staff, very friendly guides (the glass of wine at the summit is the cherry on the cake) Downside: quite large groupsMore

Thank Lionel N
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EtnaTouring, Proprietario at Etna Touring, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Dear Customers, a dutiful clarification: on Saturday 4th November 2017, the groups were composed of 33 participants and there were 2 volcanological guides + 2 closing escorts, so we have to disprove your negative note! Thank you, however, for taking the time to write us...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

This was my second visit to Etna, and upon the recommendation of my B&B host decided to hike to the summit with Etna Touring. She had been under the impression that the group size would be limited, which unfortunately it wasn't. Upon arrival to the...More

2  Thank MooseNL
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EtnaTouring, Proprietario at Etna Touring, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Dear Customers, for correctness and transparency we must write some necessary clarifications: 1. That day, like all other days, our groups have always been composed, as per regulation, by 20 people for each guide and we have always had the closing guide/escort of the group....More

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