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Etna and Diving

Full day excursion by jeep 4x4 to discover the fantastic and unique scenery of Volcano Etna,a first immersion in nature between lunar landscape and green forests, after the wonderful depths of etna sea.

Tour description

Full day excursion by jeep 4x4 to discover the fantastic and unique scenery of Volcano Etna,a first immersion in nature between lunar landscape and green forests, after the wonderful depths of etna sea.

 

Pick up 09:00 - drop off 18:00 at your accommodation.

Passing off road through trazzere, where we can see two lava flows (1750/1792), where the our guide will explain the fauna and flora of volcano Etna, telling you the mount Etna history.

Direction Bove Valley, the ancient caldera formed about 64,000 years ago due to a collapse of two major eruptive centers.

Guided equipped with helmets and flashlights in one of the lava caves (cave body).

Arrive at an altitude of 2000 meters above sea level where we can admire the silvestri craters, the lava flows of the 2001/2003 and a great view of Catania.

Lunch with tasting of local products, immersed in the green woods of Etna.

Next stop at seaside resort located in Acitrezza, Sicily, where you will be greeted by the technical staff of diving with a refreshing fruit-based. Short academic sessions, marine biology, behavioral and diving on the equipment will help you to live this experience in complete safety. You will be accompanied by qualified instructors FIPSAS that will provide you with all the required equipment. During the dive you will see the fauna of the Mediterranean characterized from pavonine maidens, fins nobilis, bluefish, and the volcanic rock that characterizes our waters and creates a unique fauna of the sea. The set will make your day unique and unforgettable.

CONTRIBUTORS: specialized guides (geologists and naturalists), but mostly fans.

LANGUAGES: English and Italian

OUR VEHICLES: toyota jeep, land rover 4/6 seats + driver.

EQUIPMENT REQUIRED: hiking boots (or sneakers in the summer).

                                             clothing suitable for the season and at a temperature range of 15 °.

                                             Swimsuit and beach towel

PSYCHO-PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Not suitable for people with health problems, in particular problems with the cardio-respiratory system.

EXCHANGE PROGRAM: Our liable for any climatic conditions can alter your route.