Mount Etna and Alcantara Gorges Day Trip with Circumetnea Railway Ride

Leave Taormina and ride around Mount Etna by coach and by a 1950s-era train on the Circumetnea Railway (not operative during Summer 2020). This exciting day trip also includes trips to the rock pools and canyons of Alcantara Gorges (entrance own expense) and the foothills of Sicily’s vivacious volcano. If you want to see Mount Etna’s smouldering upper craters, upgrade to include transport by cable car and jeeps and a walking tour to the summit craters.

Note that from November 1 to March 31, the tour does not include the train ride nor the optional upgrade to the upper areas.

A visit of Randazzo town is provided. A minimum number of 12 participants is necessary during winter.
* Duration: 10 hours
* Starts: Taormina, Italy
* Trip Category: Day Trips & Excursions >> Day Trips




Leave Taormina and ride around Mount Etna by coach and by a 1950s-era train on the Circumetnea Railway (not operative during Summer 2020). This exciting day trip also includes trips to the rock pools and canyons of Alcantara Gorges (entrance own expense) and the foothills of Sicily’s vivacious volcano. If you want to see Mount Etna’s smouldering upper craters, upgrade to include transport by cable car and jeeps and a walking tour to the summit craters.

Note that from November 1 to March 31, the tour does not include the train ride nor the optional upgrade to the upper areas.

A visit of Randazzo town is provided. A minimum number of 12 participants is necessary during winter.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Gola dell’Alcantara, via Nazionale Ss 185, 98030, Motta Camastra, Sicily Italy

Reach the Alcanatara Gorges

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Craters Silvestri of Mount Etna, 95030 Nicolosi, Sicily Italy

Reach Rifugio Sapienza 1900 meters

Duration: 2 hours