Noto Antica – Cava Carosello

Start at 8.30/ 16.00

In this tour we will visit the ancient town of Noto destroyed following the earthquake of 11 January 1693. The city , located on Monte Alveria, is immersed in a unique and suggestive natural environment.

We will follow the oldest paths and cross the sixteenth-century walls that survived the earthquake.
From the city we will then move towards the spectacular Carosello quarry, stopping for a short stop along the Asinaro river. Continuing along the path we will explore the ancient tanneries carved into the rock, symbol of the economic prosperity of the past.

ETNA Private

With this option you can personalize your tour just how you like it. The landscape, characterize by native plants, lava flows and the huge Valle del Bove creates a unique and extraordinary experience Hiking trails, elevation, panoramic views and areas to visit will be decided in agreement with our guide. Tour guides and drivers are certificated.

ETNA SUNSET

Departure: 15.00 – Return: 20.00

Cross ancient lava flows adorned by the yellow of the brooms and the green of the spontaneous vegetation. The tour begins with a visit to a lava cave where with flashlights and helmets we will enter safely into the heart of the volcano. We will then continue up to 2000 meters where we will continue on foot, venturing between lunar landscapes, lava bombs and craters, all while admiring a breathtaking view of the Ionian coast, from the Gulf of Catania to Calabria. The sunset light will make your experience unforgettable!

ETNA MORNING

With its lunar landscape and untamed wilderness, Mt. Etna, the highest active volcano in Europe at 3,350m, provides the perfect setting for these unique excursions. Just one warning – ‘Hephaestus’ forge’ never closes! Etna excursions starts discovering the Silvestri Craters created by the 1892 eruption on the south side of the volcano, then the route continues along a path where it will be possible to admire the magnificent Valle del Bove, a huge caldera located on the east side of the volcano. The next step is to explore a lava cave with torches and helmets to get into the volcano.
After visiting the lava cave, we will return to Catania.

Departure: 8.30/ 14:00

ETNA & ALCANTARA RIVER TOUR

The tour begins visiting lateral craters of Etna located at an altitude of 2000 meters where you will walk among ancient craters and old eruptions. The route continues along a path where it will be possible to admire the magnificent Valle del Bove, a huge caldera located on the east side of the volcano.
Afterwards, you will visit a lava cave equipped with torches and helmets that will let you enter right inside the volcano. After the excursion you will have free time to have lunch and then continue towards the Alcantara gorges, a natural canyon that houses one of the best examples of columnar basalt. At an altitude of 1250m, the gorge landscape is characterized by small cascades of clear water surrounded by rich local vegetation.
In summertime, we suggest you bring your own bathing suit.
Departure: 8.30 / 17:00

ETNA & WINE TASTING TOUR

Visit some craters at 2000m. Amazing landscape surrounded by lava rocks and vegetation. The experience will be enriched by a tasting of Etna wines accompanied by typical products of the area.

We follow all COVID-19 guidelines from WHO and Italian Government to guarantee your safety.

Additional Information:

  • Guided tour from 1900m to 2000m a.s.l.
  • Wine tasting
  • Arrival time in Catania around 15:00

ETNA TOUR 3000m

In this tour, you will reach 3000 m and see amazing and unique lunar landscapes such as the active summit craters with steam, degassing and small explosions. Tour guides and drivers are certificated.

We follow all COVID-19 guidelines from WHO and Italian Government to guarantee your safety.

  • Pickup and Transfer service, departing from Catania at 8:30
  • Guided tour from 2900m to 3000m a.s.l.
  • Arrival time in Catania around 13:30

TOUR PANTALICA

Pantalica is the most impressing prehistoric and early Christian village in Europe, is located along a canyon between the Anapo and Calcinara rivers where tombs, caves, villages and Byzantine churches testify to the ancient presence of man in this river valley.

Discovering Pantalica, along a nature trail rich in history and archeology.

Pantalica is the most impressing prehistoric and early Christian village in Europe, is located along a canyon between the Anapo and Calcinara rivers where tombs, caves, villages and Byzantine churches testify to the ancient presence of man in this river valley.

The Pantalica Nature Reserve was founded by the Sicilian people who lived there for over 2,400 years.

This enchanting place is the largest necropolis in Europe.

For the high historical, archaeological, speleological and landscape profile, in 2005 it was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

Additional information:

  • Minimum group of 2 people
  • Free for children up to 3 years
  • Discounts for groups

TOUR TAORMINA – CASTELMOLA

The Tour of Taormina and Castelmola will lead you in the old alleys of the historic center of Taormina, full of buildings and churches that document its past history and with many fashionable shops.

The Tour of Taormina and Castelmola will lead you in the old alleys of the historic center of Taormina, full of buildings and churches that document its past history and with many fashionable shops.

Additional information:

  • Minimum group of 2 people
  • Free for children up to 3 years
  • Discounts for groups

TOUR VILLA DEL CASALE PIAZZA ARMERINA E CALTAGIRONE

The tour offers the opportunity to discover two splendid towns, which testify the vast artistic and architectural heritage of Sicily.

The tour offers the opportunity to discover two splendid towns, which testify the vast artistic and architectural heritage of Sicily.

Additional information:

  • Minimum group of 2 people
  • Free for children up to 3 years
  • Discounts for groups