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  • FREE cancellation up to 24 hours before the tour begins
  • The ascent to the summit active craters is not suitable for children under 12 years and not accessible to cardiopaths, asthmatics and people with articulation problems
  • To participate, you must be in good physical condition and be able to hike on difficult off-road tracks and trails at high altitude and in presence of aggressive gases
  • Available from April to October
Meeting at Rifugio Sapienza, south ski resort

€ 180,00 / person

Extra fees

€ 30,00 / person

start time: 09:00
age: >12
max 20 pax per group
duration: 7 h
difficulty: medium
max altitude: 3350 mt
height difference: +400 m / -800 m

What's included

  • Pick-up/drop-off on option selected
  • Packed lunch on option selected
  • Cablecar and 4×4 bus tickets
  • Alpine / volcanologist guide
  • VAT and insurance

Equipment Recommended

Hiking boots, hiking pant, fleece, warm / breathable / waterproof hiking jacket, gloves, hat, scarf / bandana, sunglasses, backpack.

Etna Summit Hike

Reach the summit of Etna with an expert guide among craters with large fumaroles, sulfur and ash. Walk among the most recent lava flows, lava gorge and the immense Valle del Bove.

Etna summit hike

Etna summit hike

  • Ascent by cable car and Unimog
  • Hike to the top of the Etna volcano
  • A unique experience at 3350 m on the edge of the active craters
  • You will have an expert guide always by your side

Etna Trekking: Conquer the Highest Volcano in Europe!

Experience the thrill of reaching the summit of Mount Etna, the tallest and most active volcano in Europe.

Etna Unlimited offers an unforgettable adventure, allowing you to discover the secrets of this fascinating natural wonder with the guidance of experienced and qualified guides.

Challenge yourself and reach the top!

  • Ascend the volcano using the cable car, reaching an altitude of 2500 meters.
  • Continue the journey in a Unimog bus to 2900 meters, located at the foot of the central crater.
  • Embark on a thrilling 2-hour trek to the summit, standing at an impressive 3340 meters above sea level.
  • Enjoy breathtaking views of active craters, lava flows, and the stunning Sicilian landscape.

An adrenaline-pumping descent on volcanic ash

  • Take a different path down, surrounded by the unique volcanic landscape.
  • Experience the excitement and fun of this unforgettable descent.

Unforgettable picnic at 3000 meters

  • Make your experience even more special with a gourmet picnic at 3000 meters altitude.
  • Enjoy a delicious packed lunch with breathtaking views and savor the authentic flavors of Sicily.

Explore Mount Etna: lava flows and Valle del Bove

  • Your adventure doesn't end at the summit.
  • Discover a lava flow and delve into the millennial history of the volcano with Etna Unlimited.
  • Enjoy a fascinating journey through the pristine wilderness of Mount Etna.

Guaranteed safety

  • Your safety is our priority.
  • Etna Unlimited's excursions are led by experienced and qualified guides who will accompany you throughout the journey, providing all the necessary information and assistance.

Meeting Point

Rifugio Sapienza, Piazzale Rifugio Sapienza, Nicolosi, CT

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