“Life on Fire Tour” Etna Excursion from Zafferana Etnea.
Etna, the biggest Active Volcano in Europe. A mountain of lava more than 3300 meters high in the middle of mediterranean Sea.
When She start to grow, was just a small volcano in the middle of a great bay, more or less 600.000 years ago. Now She is a quiet, terrible and in the same time actractive and fascinating island inside Sicily, whit breathtake landscape and pretty towns, where lives a brand of humanity, the “Homo Etnensis“.
They start the days with a “Granita Mandorla” in local language “Minnulata or Nivarata” and one or more “brioscia” and later take a look at the big Mom “A Muntagna“.
So the best way to see that is:
Our Etna Excursion from Zafferana Etnea Start Every day in front the main Church, at 9:30.
We will start with a walk in “piano dell’acqua” to see the lava flow of 1991-92, next stop is “Monte Pomiciaro” to have a see on the “bove Valley“, from there we go to “Piano del Vescovo” with is forest and Ginestra trees and the Lava tubes, later we will stop in Rifugio Sapienza at 2000 mt on level sea. Here you will have time to enjoy the Crateri Silvestri, the souvenir shops or the good tipical restaurants, at the end we will back to Zafferana Etnea, To taste some tipical product as wine, olive oil, honey and more.
“Life on Fire Tour” Etna Excursion from Zafferana Etnea
Duration time 5 hours
Free Pick up from Zafferana, Milo, Santa Venerina
Shuttle from your Hotel in Catania € 40,00 per group
Car or Minivan
Adult € 50,00 p.p.
kids 5 – 15 age € 25,00
0 – 4 years old free
It’s recommended to have for the Etna Excursion from Zafferana:
A bottle of water, hat, sunglasses, a jacket or jumper and closed shoes. In Summer it’s also recommended suncream.