Etna and Wine

A magnificent whole day on Etna where our guide will accompany you through the most evocative and characteristic places of the volcano. You will visit an extinct crater and a lava flow cave passing through woods and lunar landscapes typical of lava fields. Finally, lunch with tasting of local DOC wines in a magnificent cellar on Etna with breathtaking views.
* Duration: 7 to 8 hours
* Starts: Linguaglossa, Italy
* Trip Category: Day Trips & Excursions >> Day Trips




A magnificent whole day on Etna where our guide will accompany you through the most evocative and characteristic places of the volcano. You will visit an extinct crater and a lava flow cave passing through woods and lunar landscapes typical of lava fields. Finally, lunch with tasting of local DOC wines in a magnificent cellar on Etna with breathtaking views.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Mount Etna, 95030 Catania, Sicily Italy

Our guide will lead you along nature trails to reach some of the over 250 lateral craters of Etna (1,800 / 2,000 m altitude). During the walk through woods and lava fields the main volcanic products and morphologies will be explained as well as indigenous flora and fauna.
You will also visit a volcanic cave (in the presence of snow or volcanic activity, the visit cannot be made for safety reasons) using helmets and torches supplied by us. The guide will explain his training, the main morphological characteristics and socio-economic uses.

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Gambino Winery, Contrada Petto Dragone SNC, 95015 Linguaglossa, Sicily Italy

You will reach an Etna cellar where a selection of local wines will be served accompanied by typical dishes specially chosen to enhance each wine. The experienced staff will describe the wines served and you will be immersed in an atmosphere of local history and traditions.

Duration: 2 hours